Celebrate the Summer Solstice at Parowan Gap

Celebrate the Summer Solstice at Parowan Gap | Visit Cedar City

Surrounded by an ancient gallery of American Indian art, watching the sun set on the summer solstice at Parowan Gap is a magical experience. Join the Parowan Heritage Foundation this Saturday,  June 24th, for a day of activities to celebrate the solstice; ending as the Parowan Gap’s solar calendar system comes to life with the sun setting through the Gap. 

What’s Happening in Cedar City this May

What’s Happening in Cedar City this May: beginning with all sorts of performing arts to enjoy; including the closing night of the Parowan Jr High performance of Beauty and the Beast and end of year concerts featuring all the different area high schools. The annual SWATC Car Show, the art exhibit at the Cedar City […]

Young Stars in Southern Utah’s Spring Sky

Young Stars in Southern Utah's Spring Sky, Utah Stargazing | Visit Cedar City

With Cedar Breaks National Monument newly minted International Dark Sky park status, residents of Southwestern Utah may want to check out what we can see in Southern Utah’s spring sky. Orion’s Nebula, the Pleiades, and the Beehive Cluster appear almost as smudges to the naked eye – but with a good pair of binoculars, or a small backyard telescope, they look amazing! If you have a pair of binoculars, check them out before they disappear and we get all those old timey globular clusters for summer.

Explore Five More: An Adventure Bucket List for the Grand Circle area of Arizona, Nevada and Utah

Explore Five More | An Adventure Bucket List for the Grand Circle area of Arizona, Nevada and Utah | Visit Cedar City

This year, Parks100 is at it again with a 2017 adventure bucket list that is sure to have you venturing out of the well-traveled zone and exploring five (or 100) more! Find Parks100’s Top Twenty Adventures below, then head to parks100.com/100-adventures for the entire list of insta-worthy stops, dark sky explorations, ancient trails, dog friendly spots, scenic drives, even winter fun.