A City Sidewalk Christmas

A friend discovers his high school buddy homeless and on the streets of snowy Salt Lake City. A news reporter is there to capture their reunion and cover the story. The world responds with support and donations, but the homeless friend is ashamed and not willing to accept the help. A City Sidewalk Christmas is the story of how a friend's unrelenting love eventually conquers stigma and addiction. This original Christmas tale is is a nod to old-time radio that will bring hope and lift holiday spirits with its inspiring story and beautiful music. Based on true events. 

Episodes

  • December 21, 2020

    A Very KIRO Christmas 2018

    A small town in the Northwest is threatened with economic calamity when the biggest employer might have to shutdown before Christmas. Can a plucky single mom move back from the big city in time to save her hometown and maybe find a new love along the way? Seattle Radio Theatre, KIRO Radio, and Town Hall Seattle present a lighthearted parody of those holiday movies made by a certain greeting card company. This is a recording of a live performance. 

    KIRO is a sister station to KSL NewsRadio. 

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  • December 21, 2020

    Goodbye, Christmas 2019

    In this original radio play, two men who used to be a beloved Seattle baseball broadcast team haven’t spoken to each other in years. When a dedicated fan tries to figure out what went wrong, he accidentally sets in motion a series of events that might just ruin everybody’s Christmas. Featuring KIRO Radio voices and other favorites in Seattle, plus live music and live sound effects, this is perfect holiday entertainment for the whole family.

    KIRO is a sister station to KSL NewsRadio. 

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  • December 16, 2020

    A City Sidewalk Christmas

    A friend discovers his high school buddy homeless and on the streets of snowy Salt Lake City. A news reporter is there to capture their reunion and cover the story. The world responds with support and donations, but the homeless friend is ashamed and not willing to accept the help. A City Sidewalk Christmas is the story of how a friend's unrelenting love eventually conquers stigma and addiction. This original Christmas tale is is a nod to old-time radio that will bring hope and lift holiday spirits with its inspiring story and beautiful music. Based on true events. 

    Donate to KSL's Quarters for Christmas here

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  • December 15, 2020

    A City Sidewalk Christmas (Trailer)

    COMING SOON: A friend discovers his high school buddy homeless and on the streets of snowy Salt Lake City. A news reporter is there to capture their reunion and cover the story. The world responds with support and donations, but the homeless friend is ashamed and not willing to accept the help. A City Sidewalk Christmas is the story of how a friend's unrelenting love eventually conquers stigma and addiction. This original Christmas tale is is a nod to old-time radio that will bring hope and lift holiday spirits with its inspiring story and beautiful music. Based on true events. 

    Play Episode