What’s Happening July 22nd – July 28th

 

What's Happening in Cedar City, UT, Brian Head, UT, Parowan, UT and the surrounding areas.

 

July 22nd through July 28th – Happy Pioneer Day! This week is filled to the brim with events that will keep everyone in your group entertained. From Pioneer Day celebrations in the park to “Pie and Beer” Day celebrations, a Classic Car Show, Brunch, and so much more; Cedar City is the place to be this week!

 

MONDAY, JULY 22nd

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 11:00 am Props Seminar, 12:15 pm Play Orientation, 1:00 pm performance ‘The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two &
Three’, 1:15 pm Play Orientation, 2:00 pm performance ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, 4:00 pm Repertory
Magic, 6:45 pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE Greenshow (England), and the 8:00 pm performance ‘The Book of Will’ & ‘Every
Brilliant Thing’. For tickets and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

Family Swim Night at the Aquatic Center – held 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the Cedar City Aquatic Center (2090 W Royal Hunte
Dr, Cedar City). Two adults and four kids for only $10, additional family members at regular price. For information call 435-865-
9223.

Movie at the Lake held 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm at the Lake at the Hills (2090 W Royal Hunte Dr, Cedar City), admission is FREE.
Enjoy a Family Friendly movie “Tangled” and then floating lanterns out on the Lake after. Don’t forget your blankets and/or
chairs!

TUESDAY, JULY 23rd

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar, 10:15 am Backstage Tour, 11:00 am Costume Seminar, 12:15 Play Orientation, 1:00
pm performance ‘The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two & Three’, 1:15 pm Play Orientation, 2:00 pm performance ‘Hamlet’, 6:45
pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE Greenshow (Scotland), and the 8:00 pm performance ‘Macbeth’ & ‘Joseph and the Amazing
Technicolor Dreamcoat’. For tickets and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

Frontier Homestead: Children’s Story Time held 10:00 am at the Frontier Homestead State Park Museum (635 N Main St,
Cedar City), admission is FREE. This is an opportunity for preschool children to learn about the past through stories and historyrelated activities. Thanks to the support of the Cedar City · Brian Head Tourism Bureau, children’s story time is offered free to the
public. For information call 435-586-9290.

19th Season of Curtain Call Luncheon held 12:00 pm (noon) – 1:00 pm at the SUU Alumni Center (corner of University Blvd
& 300 W, Cedar City). Hosted by the Guild of the Utah Shakespeare Festival, admission is $17.50 per person in advance or $20 at
the door. Ask questions and listen to Festival Actors during a delicious lunch. For a list of scheduled speakers, tickets and
information call 435-586-7878 or visit www.bard.org/festival-guild.

Grapes, Goblets, & more held 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at IG Winery (59 W University Blvd/Center St, Cedar City), $35 per person
(including 1 ceramic piece and all painting supplies) – $15 charge for each additional ceramic piece. Join IG Winery and The Tilted
Kiln for paint your own pottery night! The Tilted Kiln will be bringing stemmed goblets, large cappuccino mugs, and square
plates for you to paint in your own unique style! They will provide all materials needed to have an amazing night of fun! To
register for the evening, please call IG Winery at (435) 867-9463.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24th

Cedar City Pioneer Days Celebration begins at 8:00 am Pioneer Day Town Meeting at the Rock Church (79 E Center St)
featuring Fred Adams, 9:00 am Main Street Mile (Fun Run – Smith’s to Main Street Park), and 10:00 am Parade down Cedar City
Main Street (200 S to 400 N). Activities in the Park will run from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Join the commemoration of the arrival of the
Mormon Pioneers into Utah. Events held in Cedar City. FREE. For information on the Parade call Shelly 435-559-7315.

Pioneer Day Celebration – Park Activities from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, before and after the Pioneer Day Parade, in the Cedar
City Main Street Park (200 N Main St, Cedar City). Enjoy an afternoon of Funtime Inflatables, Mad Hatter Face Painting, King
Ralph’s Kettle Korn, Henna Tattoo artists, Cabinet of Curiosities, Food booths, and more!

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar, 10:15 Backstage Tour, 11:00 am Actor Seminar, 1:15 Play Orientation, 2:00 pm
performance ‘Every Brilliant Thing’ & ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, 6:45 pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE
Greenshow (Russia), and the 8:00 pm performance ‘The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two & Three’ & ‘Twelfth Night’. For tickets
and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

12th annual Main Street Mile Race begins at 9:30 am at Smith’s Food and Drug (633 S Main St, Cedar City), early registration
is $10 for the first family member and $7 for each additional member; and Day of Registration (8 am at Smiths) $10 per person.
Bring the entire family for a family friendly fun run down Main Street. The race will be followed by the Pioneer Day Parade at 10
am. Pre-registration is available at the Cedar City Community Center / Aquatic Center (2090 W Royal Hunte Dr, Cedar City). For
information call Cedar City Leisure Services at 435-865-9223.

Cedar City Library Story Time held 10:00 am and again at 10:30 am at the Cedar City Library (303 N 100 E, Cedar City),
admission is FREE. For information call 435-586-6661.

Pioneer Day – Pie & Beer Day beginning at 11:00 am at Toadz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). Come for a slice of locally
homemade pies from Nature Hills Farm ($2 a slice or $3 with vanilla ice cream) and all draft beers ($2 shorts & $3 talls). No cover
charge. Come in before and after the city festivities!

Simon Fest Theatre Co. (formerly – Neil Simon Festival) held in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) featuring: 1:30
pm Pre-Show, 2:00 pm matinee Performance ‘I Left My Dignity in My Other Purse’, 6:30 pm Pre-Show and 7:00 pm evening
performances ‘I Left My Dignity in My Other Purse’. For tickets and information call 866-357-4666, 435-267-0194 or visit
www.simonfest.org.

Pie & Beer Day from 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Policy Kings Brewery (223 N 100 W, Cedar City). Come out and celebrate our first Pie
& Beer day with pies from Pallet Bakery and beer by PK of course! Bring your own pies in too! *21 yrs + event
Community Block Party held 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm between Shakespeare Lane and 200 South. Bring a dish to share and a chair!
Come celebrate Pioneer Day with great food and live music!

Enoch 24th of July Celebration begins with the parade at 4:00 pm running from Enoch Road down Midvalley Rd to the park.
The parade will be followed with free dinner and festival for all ages at the park; dinner is $5 a plate (pulled pork with all the
fixins’) the festivities will include climbing walls, bounce houses, live bands and more! Enjoy a good old fashioned pioneer day
celebration. For information call Michael Bahr 435-701-5416.

THURSDAY, JULY 25th

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar, 11:00 Props Seminar, 1:15 pm Play Orientation, 2:00 pm performance ‘Every Brilliant
Thing’ & ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, 4:00 pm Repertory Magic, 6:45 pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE
Greenshow (England), and the 8:00 pm performance ‘The Book of Will’ & ‘Hamlet’. For tickets and information call 1-800-
PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

Pop up Cafe from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm at Art Works Gallery (16 N 100 W, Cedar City). Best kept secret in Cedar! The farmer who
loves to cook with the food she grows pops up in town once a week! She makes: seasonal sandwiches, soup, salads, scones, tarts,
quiche, cookies, and other delectable goodies. Stay and eat in the art gallery or take it to go. You can grab something for dinner
too. Either way you will be eating fabulous food from the Red Acre Farm kitchen! For information call 435-865-6792.

Downtown Year Round Farmer’s Market held every Thursday 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm next to IG Winery (45 W University Blvd /
Center St, Cedar City), admission is FREE. The Downtown Year Round Farmer’s Market offers the bounty of local farmers and
back yard gardeners who grow organically year round. Come and support local farmers buy buying fresh and local year round.
Only locally produced and grown fruit, vegetables, cheese, jam, bread, eggs, honey, and farm products are allowed to be
sold. (end around September 26th)

Simon Fest Theatre Co. (formerly – Neil Simon Festival) held in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) featuring: 1:30
pm Pre-Show, 2:00 pm matinee Performance ‘I Hate Hamlet’, 6:30 pm Pre-Show and 7:00 pm evening performances ‘Little Shop
of Horrors’. For tickets and information call 866-357-4666, 435-267-0194 or visit www.simonfest.org.

REACH Cabaret held 11:00 pm – 12:30 am in the Off the Cuff Comedy Theater (913 S Main St, Cedar City), suggested donation:
$10. All proceeds benefit REACH. Join for a variety show comprised from the Utah Shakespeare Festival actors, directors and
more with music, memories, and more. Following the evening performances at The Utah Shakespeare Festival.

FRIDAY, JULY 26th

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar, 10:15 am Backstage Tour, 11:00 am Costume Seminar, 12:15 pm Play Orientation,
1:00 pm performance ‘The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two & Three’, 1:15 pm Play Orientation, 2:00 pm performance ‘Hamlet’,
6:45 pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE Greenshow (Scotland), and the 8:00 pm performance ‘Macbeth’ & ‘Joseph and the
Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’. For tickets and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

5th Annual Brian Head Car Show & Shine held 9:30 am – 6:00 pm at Brian Head Resort (329 S Hwy-143, Brian Head). Come
up to the country’s highest car show! There will be tons of awesome cars – old and new! We’re also going to have live music and
our summer activities! For information call 702-643-0000 or visit www.brianheadcarshows.com.

Brian Head Resort – open 9:30 am – 5:00 pm. Come up and enjoy the cool mountain air! Take a scenic lift ride on Giant Steps
Express and see scenic Southern Utah from 11,000 feet! Enjoy all of the awesome fun activities including: mountain biking, rock
climbing wall, tubing hill, archery, hiking, chair-lift rides, and bungee-tramp!

Parowan Scavenger Hunt: begin at the Parowan Visitor Center (5 S Main St, Parowan). Come by anytime between 10:00 am –
4:00 pm to begin the hunt! Fun for the WHOLE family!

19th Season of Curtain Call Luncheon held 12:00 pm (noon) – 1:00 pm at the SUU Alumni Center (corner of University Blvd
& 300 W, Cedar City). Hosted by the Guild of the Utah Shakespeare Festival, admission is $17.50 per person in advance or $20 at
the door. Ask questions and listen to Festival Actors during a delicious lunch. For a list of scheduled speakers, tickets and
information call 435-586-7878 or visit www.bard.org/festival-guild.

Simon Fest Theatre Co. (formerly – Neil Simon Festival) held in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) featuring: 1:30
pm Pre-Show, 2:00 pm matinee Performance ‘I Left My Dignity in My Other Purse’, 4:30 pm New Play (Heritage Center
Basement), 6:30 pm Pre-Show and 7:00 pm evening performances ‘I Hate Hamlet’. For tickets and information call 866-357-4666,
435-267-0194 or visit www.simonfest.org.

Final Friday Art Walk are FREE and open to everyone held from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm at various locations along Main Street and
University Blvd (about 25 N Main St to University Blvd then west to 300 W University Blvd). Visit with artists, see beautiful art
pieces made using a variety of mediums and maybe purchase a new piece to add to your collection. For information visit
www.facebook.com/CedarCityArts.

SUMA After Hours held 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Southern Utah Museum of Art – SUMA (13 S 300 W, Cedar City), admission is
FREE and open to everyone. In conjunction with Cedar City Arts Council’s Final Friday Art Walks, SUMA After Hours presents fun
and engaging adult programming for students and community members. Although geared towards ages 18+, this program can
be enjoyed by the whole family. With live performances in the gallery and art activities, participants can experience a different
side of the museum, perfect for a casual evening with friends or a date. Light refreshments will be provided. For information 435-
586-5432.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour is a new feature for the Art Walk and begins at 7:30 pm, meet at the corner of Center and
Main Street next to the Boomer’s building. The tour will be led by local historian, Ryan Paul. All are welcome and pictures and
questions are encouraged. For information contact Ryan Paul at the Frontier Homestead State Park 435-586-9290.
2019 Campfire Concerts in the Canyon live music begins at 7:30 pm in the Cedar Canyon Nature Park (1310 E Hwy 14,
Cedar City) 1.5 miles east of Main and Center Street. Bring your own chairs or blankets and dress for cool summer evenings.
Begin the evening with a welcome and announcements by the Southwest Wildlife Foundation followed by live music by Dick
Earl, Acoustic Blues. Campfire with FREE s’mores! Other goodies may be available for a donation. Visit www.gowildlife.org for
details.

Cedar City Arts Council: Summer Social Celebrate the Arts! held 7:30 pm in the Southern Utah Museum of Art – SUMA,
Classroom (13 S 300 W, Cedar City). Admission is FREE and open to everyone. The Cedar City Arts Council sponsors networking
socials for the community three times a year to assist the public in becoming familiar with some of the artists that live here in
Iron County. This event is meant to showcase and celebrate some of the artists who have received mini-grants from the Council.
The objective is to provide live music, art displays, and exciting details on the use that the recipients have made of their awarded
funds.

July Concert Series Held 8:00 pm in the Parowan City Main Street Park Pavilion (16 S Main St, Parowan), FREE.
Enjoy a live concert featuring “Julie Beck”, vendors, and more. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and the whole family for
a fun filled FREE family night out. For information call 435-477-8190.

Off The Cuff Improv Comedy Shows held 10:00 pm at the Off the Cuff Improv Theater (913 S Main St, Cedar City),
admission is $7. Trained by some of the greatest names in improv comedy. Off the Cuff seeks to delight and entertain your funny
bone with their hilarious, notorious, and uproarious brand of performance styles. For information visit www.otccomedy.com/ or
www.facebook.com/offthecuffotc/.

SATURDAY, JULY 27th

Sweet Pea Farm & Orchard: Farm Breakfast held 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at Sweet Pea Farm & Orchard (136 S 600 W,
Parowan), pricing per item ranges $2.50 – $7.50. Breakfast with the baby animals for the kids to pet! There will be all of
the farm favorites and some new items on the menu. Kids passports will be available and the first scavenger hunt and
Saturday kids craft. For information call 435-531-6461.

Red Acre Farms: Breakfast on the Farm held 8:30 am to 11 ish or until the foods all gone; at Red Acre Farms (2322 W 4375
N, Cedar City). Come enjoy the farm, hear the roosters crow, feed the animals and eat a real farm breakfast! Fresh and hot of the
grill! Farm Girl Flapjacks made from scratch, French toast from our bread, farm hash with veggies grown on the farm, fresh eggs
from the girls cooked to order, bacon and sausage from our free range pork! For information call 435-865-6792 or visit them on
Facebook /RedAcreFarmCSA/.

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar, 10:15 am Backstage Tour, 11:00 am Actor Seminar, 12:15 pm Play Orientation, 1:00
pm performance ‘The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two and Three’, 1:15 pm Play Orientation, 2:00 pm performance ‘Joseph and
the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’, 6:45 pm Play Orientation, 7:10 pm FREE Greenshow (Russia), and the 8:00 pm
performance ‘Twelfth Night’ & ‘Hamlet’. For tickets and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

Downtown Year Round Farmers Market held 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at the Downtown Year Round Farmers Market (45 W
University Blvd/Center St, Cedar City), admission is FREE.

Cedar Saturday Market held 9:00 am – 1:00 pm in the IFA parking lot (summer) & inside (winter) (905 S Main St, Cedar City),
admission is FREE.

5th Annual Brian Head Car Show & Shine held 9:30 am – 6:00 pm at Brian Head Resort (329 S Hwy-143, Brian Head). Come
up to the country’s highest car show! There will be tons of awesome cars – old and new! We’re also going to have live music and
our summer activities! For information call 702-643-0000 or visit www.brianheadcarshows.com.

Brian Head Resort – open 9:30 am – 5:00 pm. Come up and enjoy the cool mountain air! Take a scenic lift ride on Giant Steps
Express and see scenic Southern Utah from 11,000 feet! Enjoy all of the awesome fun activities including: mountain biking, rock
climbing wall, tubing hill, archery, hiking, chair-lift rides, and bungee-tramp!

1st Annual Community Beerfest held 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Policy Kings Brewery Lot (223 N 100 W, Cedar City). Come out for
a Beer Garden, Food Trucks, Live Music, Inflatables, Snow Cones, Vendors, and SUU Athletics with Thor! Open to all ages! Must
be 21 yrs and over to drink beer and enter the Beer Garden. Four local breweries will be on site with swag and beer, local vendors,
t-shirt making, music and fun.

Simon Fest Theatre Co. (formerly – Neil Simon Festival) held in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) featuring: 1:30
pm Pre-Show, 2:00 pm matinee Performance ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, 6:30 pm Pre-Show and 7:00 pm evening performances ‘I
Left My Dignity in My Other Purse’. For tickets and information call 866-357-4666, 435-267-0194 or visit www.simonfest.org.

Cedar Breaks National Monument Summer Star Party held 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm at Point Supreme Overlook (Cedar Breaks
National Monument), park fees apply ($7). Join park rangers for a night sky program and star party every Saturday night
(weather permitting) at Point Supreme. For information call 435-586-0787 ext 4031 or visit www.nps.gov/cebr.

SUNDAY, JULY 28th

58th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival held at the Beverley Center for the Arts (300 W University Blvd, Cedar City);
featuring 9:00 am & 10:00 am Play Seminar. For information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or visit www.bard.org.

IG Winery: Yoga & Mimosas held 9:00 am at IG Winery (59 W University Blvd, Cedar City), cost is $25 for yoga & Mimosas or
$10 for yoga. Join Chelsee Robinson and IG Winery every Sunday in June, July & August for some self-acceptance yoga where all
bodies are welcome. Enjoy a one hour all levels class followed by bottomless mimosas. Reserve you spot today at
www.chelsee.yoga. (ends August 25th)

5th Annual Brian Head Car Show & Shine held 9:30 am – 6:00 pm at Brian Head Resort (329 S Hwy-143, Brian Head). Come
up to the country’s highest car show! There will be tons of awesome cars – old and new! We’re also going to have live music and
our summer activities! For information call 702-643-0000 or visit www.brianheadcarshows.com.

Brian Head Resort – open 9:30 am – 5:00 pm. Come up and enjoy the cool mountain air! Take a scenic lift ride on Giant Steps
Express and see scenic Southern Utah from 11,000 feet! Enjoy all of the awesome fun activities including: mountain biking, rock
climbing wall, tubing hill, archery, hiking, chair-lift rides, and bungee-tramp!

Beer Brunch from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at Policy Kings Brewery (223 N 100 W, Cedar City), cost is $8 to $10. Mimosas, beer,
cocktails, Monte Cristos, Hangover Tots! (Vegetarian options available)

DAILY ACTIVITIES

Bowling open Sunday – Saturday at Cedar Cowling Center (421 E Highway 91, Cedar City). Regular pricing is $3.95 per game
and $2.75 rentals, there are special pricing available several days a week so be sure to visit www.cedarbowlingcenter.com or call
435-586-1383 for details. *during league bowling lanes may not be available.
Cedar Breaks National Monument – open daily from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm. Come enjoy daily interpretive talks and walks, plus
all the beauty of nature. Admission is $7 per person, interagency passes are also accepted. For additional questions please call
435-586-9451.
Special Exhibit: Divas and Dames: The Bright Bold Women of Digital Artist Kaitlin Mills held Daily from 9:00 am – 6:00
pm at the Frontier Homestead State Park in the new Rolling Gallery (635 N Main St, Cedar City), admission is $4 per person.
Digital artist Kaitlin Mills has always loved to illustrate her favorite heroines from literature. To see more of Kaitlin’s art visit her
website. For information call the Frontier Homestead at 435-586-9290. (ends October 12th)
SUMA: Special Exhibit – Karl Momen: Homage to William Shakespeare & Kate Starling: A Study of Scale held
Monday – Saturday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm at Southern Utah Museum of Art – SUMA (13 S 300 W, Cedar City), admission is
FREE. Kate Starling’s paintings portray the natural world will close July 27th & Karl Momen’s Homage to William Shakespeare will
close October 5th. For information call 435-586-5432.

 

The Tourism Bureau has made every effort to provide the most accurate information for this list but assumes no responsibility for errors, omissions or changes. The events and activities listed are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to check times, dates and location. This is a public service provided by the Cedar CityBrian Head Tourism Bureau and no endorsement of any activity or business is implied.

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