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 […]

Score the perfect Christmas tree on a Christmas Chopping Trip!

Take a Christmas Chopping Trip CEDAR CITY, UT – Start this holiday season out with a family outing to find the perfect Christmas tree for your home.  This is the PERFECT family adventure to get outside, play in the snow, drink hot cocoa, and adventure our beautiful backyard.  Christmas tree cutting is a tradition of […]

The Perfect Guide to a SPOOKTACULAR Halloween in Cedar City!

Calling all ghosts, goblins and monsters… lions, tigers and bears, and whatever other ‘Trick-or-Treaters’ we have in Cedar City today, we have more than just treats to enjoy this Halloween!  Halloween is such a perfect opportunity to gather the family together!  From pumpkin patches, to spooky festivities, Cedar City definitely has something for every member […]

DOG-FRIENDLY OPTIONS IN AND AROUND CEDAR CITY – Because dogs are family too!

When planning your vacation to southern Utah, many factors come into play when building your itinerary.  Are you bringing children?  What kind of family activities are there? What trails are kid-friendly?  And, for many, can we bring the dog along?  Cedar City prides itself in being a family friendly destination.  In doing so, Cedar City […]

Drive Southern Utah’s Beautiful Fall Color Loop this Fall

As the weather starts to cool, the area around Cedar City prepares to put on a dramatic show. With a backdrop of striking red rocks and southern Utah’s national parks, Cedar City provides an unmatched destination for of fall foliage viewing. Rated as one of the “Top Eight Unique Destinations to View Fall Colors” by […]

Tour of Utah Returns to Cedar City, This Time as Race Headquarters

Tour of Utah Returns to Cedar City, This Time as Race Headquarters CEDAR CITY, Utah (July 30th, 2018) —The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah is expecting over 120 riders representing over 16 teams for the week-long men’s Professional cycling race. Known as “America’s Toughest Stage Race,” the tour will run from Tuesday, August 6 […]

Cedar City – Dig in to Iron County’s Homegrown Roots.

Farmers markets and plant nurseries have become quite popular across the U.S.  There are many benefits that correspond with purchasing natural foods and frequenting local plant nurseries such as assuring the money stays in the local economy, avoiding preservatives and irradiation that occurs with long distance transportation, and obtaining fresher foods and plants in result […]

Kolob Canyon is closing for the summer: A list of scenic adventure alternatives.

These scenic adventure alternatives will make Kolob Canyon’s closure this summer much easier, and will surely fill your southern Utah summer! by Lani Penney, Cedar City • Brian Head Tourism Bureau Yes, you read right, Kolob Canyon will be closing for the 2018 summer.   Starting May 1, 2018, Kolob Canyon District of Zion National Park […]

Get out and enjoy the southern Utah snow before it melts away

Get out and enjoy the southern Utah snow before it melts away! With spring quickly approaching, winter withdrawals may be starting to set in.  Fortunately, recent snow storms have provided Brian Head Resort, and Dixie National Forest – near Cedar City, Utah – with plenty of that fluffy white stuff to go around for a […]