Sandy City

2018 Non-Profit

of the Year

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All Concerts are Free, No Ticket Required


20jul8:00 pm10:00 pmLebaron Singers@ Holladay City Hall Park

23jul7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

27jul8:00 pm10:00 pmChanging Lanes Experience@ Holladay City Hall Park

29jul8:00 pm10:00 pmMariachi de mi Tierra@ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

30jul7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

31jul7:30 pm9:00 pmHayley Kirkland & Company B@ Gallivan Center


03aug8:00 pm10:00 pmStrawberry Fields Band@ Holladay City Hall Park

05aug8:00 pm10:00 pmIsland Time II with Lavona’s Polynesia@ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

06aug7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

10aug8:00 pm10:00 pmDee-Dee Darby-Duffin Quintet@ Holladay City Hall Park

10aug8:30 pm10:00 pmAmy Jade's Beehive Society@ Library’s Viridian Event Center

13aug7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

17aug8:00 pm10:00 pmHaley Kirkland & Company B@ Holladay City Hall Park

20aug7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

21aug7:30 pm9:00 pmNight on Broadway@ Gallivan Center

24aug8:00 pm10:00 pmBlue Moon Festival@ Holladay City Hall Park

27aug7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

28aug7:30 pm9:00 pmPosh Rhythm Orchestra@ Gallivan Center


03sep7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

05sep7:30 pm9:00 pmSteve Lindeman & Friends@ Gallivan Center

10sep7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

17sep7:43 pm7:43 pmBig Band Tuesday!@ Gallivan Center

26sep7:30 pm9:00 pmNight Star Jazz Orchestra@ Gallivan Center

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120 Free Concerts

Presented in 2018

In 2018, Excellence presented 120 free concerts in Salt Lake City, West Jordan, Provo, Holladay, Ogden, Gunnison, Helper, Fillmore, Price, Grantsville, Brigham City, Duchesne, and Ogden.

All  Concerts

are Free

Our mission is to support every community and individual regardless of their economic circumstances. We believe that high-quality music should be available to everyone that wishes to listen, for this reason since 2012 all our events have been free.

Excellence’s History

Excellence in the Community grew out of Jeff Whiteley’s experiences as a street musician in Paris. Founded in 2005, Excellence in the Community is 501 C3 nonprofit organization based on the premise that Utah’s best musicians and dancers represent a powerful resource for bringing people together and enhancing communities. We work to create more and better performance opportunities for Utah artists. Since our first event in 2005, we have presented over 640 concerts. Since moving to the Gallivan Center in December 2011, all of our concerts have been offered free to the public.

With a focus on quality musicianship and a great diversity of musical styles, our concerts appeal to a broad range of age groups. We are pleased to see many families with young children in our audiences.

Excellence’s Videos

A few clips showing what to expect from an Excellence Concert

Timpanogos Big Band

Joshy Soul & The Cool

Kris Johnson – U of U

Jazzy Olivo

Valaura Arnold Quintet

Hayley Kirkland & Company B

Community Partners