What’s Happening July 29th – August 4th

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

 

July 29th through August 4th – Pop into Parowan for the Yankee Meadow 1/2 Marathon, attend a Simon Fest Theater Co. performance before their season ends, or beat the heat and head to Brian Head Resort! There’s no shortage of things to do in Cedar City this week.

 

MONDAY, JULY 29th

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.

 

TUESDAY, JULY 30th

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 history related 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.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 31st

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.

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.

Simon Fest Theatre Co. (formerly – Neil Simon Festival) held in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) featuring: 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 City Summer Community Band will be performing 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Main Street Park (200 N Main St)! The
Community Band consists of people, young and old, who have come together once a week to practice different selections of
music to perform for you! It’s a beautiful thing whenever a group of very different individuals can get together and produce great
sound, so you don’t want to miss it!

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1st

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: 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, AUGUST 2nd

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’ and 11:30 pm BARDWAY, Baby! For tickets and information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849) or
visit www.bard.org.

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!

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: 6:30
pm Pre-Show, 7:00 pm evening Performance ‘I Left My Dignity in My Other Purse’. For tickets and information call 866-357-4666,
435-267-0194 or visit www.simonfest.org.

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/.

BARDWAY, Baby! Ten Year Anniversary held 11:30 pm in the Randall L. Jones Theatre (300 W Center St, Cedar City),
tickets are $25. The Ten Year Anniversary is a retrospective celebration of Bardway, Baby! Featuring the stars of the Utah
Shakespeare Festival, with a special appearance by Festival Founder Fred C. Adams. Bardway, Baby! is an annual fundraising
concert in support of the Festival Artistic Initiative Fund, presented by the Utah Shakespeare Festival. For tickets and
information call 1-800-PLAYTIX (752-9849).

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3rd

Yankee Meadow ½ Marathon race will start at 7:00 am, at Yankee Meadow Reservoir. Shuttles will take participants
to the start, the last shuttle will load at the Iron County Fairgrounds between 5:30 am to 6:00 am. No private vehicles will
be allowed to travel to the race starting location (registration is $45). The Rebel 5K race begins at 7 am at the Iron
County Fairgrounds and finishes at the same location (registration $20). The Yankee Doodle Dash children’s race
begins about 10 am at the Iron County Fairgrounds parking lot and is about 100 yards (registration $15). For information
visit www.parowanhalf.com or call the Parowan Visitor Center 435-477-8190.

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.

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.

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!

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
‘Little Shop of Horrors’. 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, AUGUST 4th

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)
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!

 

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 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. For information call 435-586-5432. (ends
October 5th)

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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