Top 5 Things to do at Navajo Lake

  Recreate among the lava beds and swim among the clouds at Navajo Lake, Dixie National Forest. The Navajo Lake recreation area is located atop Cedar Mountain (approximately 25 miles east of Cedar City). This pristine lake was originally known to the Paiutes as “Pa-Cu-Ay”, meaning “Cloud Lake”. Early pioneer settlers gave it its present […]

What’s Happening – July 15th -21st

    July 15th through July 21st – From brunch and yoga to Shakespeare Festival and a rodeo; there’s something for everyone happening in Cedar City this week. Enjoy an afternoon of pop-up cafes and outstanding plays. Visit the Iron Ranger Jr Rodeo, or beat the heat of the city and spend an afternoon at Brian […]

Perfect Summer Picnic Spots

  There are no ants at this picnic! Yesterday (July 10th) was National Teddy Bear Picnic day, and while we hope they had a blast, we’re ready for a few of our own! So we’re lining up our favorite picnic locations in and around Cedar City. Grab your go-to favorites and hit one of these […]

What’s Happening – July 8th – 14th

      July 8th – 14th – There is excitement everywhere around Cedar City this week! Attend a play at the Utah Shakespeare Festival, create something amazing at SUMA’s Family Day event, enjoy a Slow Roll with the community, and so much more this week! From car shows (July Jamboree) to live music and drinks (Policy […]

Cedar Breaks National Monument’s Wildflower Festival

    Written by Kenzie Lundberg, 2017     In the heart of Southern Utah’s national parks, Cedar Breaks National Monument is tucked in the mountains just east of Cedar City. High atop the Markagunt Plateau, this giant amphitheater is over 2,500 feet deep and more than three miles across. Formed by an abundance of minerals, the colorful […]

4th of July Events

Brian Head Independence Day Celebration This party goes ALL DAY from 9:30 am to 9:00 pm! Brian Head summer activities such as mountain biking, zip line, scenic chairlift rids, and more. Browse among the vendors and artist for the Brian Head Art Fair Watch a full line-up of bands and try something new from one […]

What’s Happening – July 1st – 7th

  JULY 1st – 7th – Wildflowers, Shakespeare Festival, and Fireworks; this week is packed full of adventure! Experience the fourth of July at Brian Head Resort with live-music, BBQ and a spectacular fireworks show. Take in the breathtaking array of color at Cedar Breaks National Monument’s annual Wildflower Festival, or spend the day painting […]

SUU Sculpture & Art Stroll

*For more information visit*  Designed for the culturally-minded and curious at heart, this self-paced walking tour will introduce you to a variety of artifacts that weave our campus together. From fascinating Shakespeare characters to icons from local and global history. The grounds of Southern Utah University are meticulously manicured and beautiful. Three-time winner of […]

A Day Trip to Parowan

What could be better than a weekend filled with a gallery of over 1,500 native american petroglyphs, dinosaur tracks preserved in stone, stunning sunsets, and an adorable small town in the heart of southern Utah? Spending a full day taking in these sites may not be quite enough, but it’s a great start. Pack up […]