Health Fair & Flu Shots


The Cedar City Hospital will be hosting their annual health fair and flu shoot out on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the hospital. This event is for Cedar City and all of Iron County.

The Southwest Utah Public Health Department is providing their flu shots at the health fair, please bring $20 payment or insurance card. Wear a short sleeve shirt.

Free screenings and booths at the fair include: prescription drug disposal, dietitian, nutrition, cancer prevention, mammography information, pediatric dental screening, hearing screening, joint screening, blood pressure & body mass index screening, kidney & hypotension screening, low income clinic info, 5K family walk, hearing and balance screening, vision & glaucoma screening, downwinders, domestic violence prevention, diabetes education, emergency preparedness, sports medicine and more!

This event has been added to the calendar.

More information can be obtained on the Cedar City Hospital Facebook page:

Homecoming Week at SUU packed with activities

Homecoming Week at SUU packed with activities

Thunderbird alumni nationwide will be flying back to Cedar City this week for an array of Homecoming activities.​​ “Whether you were the colors of the navy and blue of Branch Agricultural College and College of Southern Utah, the turquoise and coral of Southern Utah State College, or the red and white of Southern Utah University, these colors, and these ties run through our blood,” according to a SUU news release.

Kite Flight for Reading and Sight

Kite Flight for Reading and Sight 2015 - Cedar City Middle School
Cedar City Kite Flight

The Kite Flight for Reading and Sight will be Saturday, April 25th, 2015 at the Cedar Middle School lawn next to Park Discovery from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Have your child bring their reading chart to get a kite, book or movie ticket.

Presented by the Cedar City and Parowan Lions Clubs.

Questions? Email Mark at

Utah UFO Festival

Utah UFO Festival - Cedar City
Utah UFO Festival

The Utah UFO Festival will be held in August 2015 and was started by Nathan and Joseph Cowlishaw.

Events at the Cedar City UFO Festival include a day-long caravan and camping trip to Area 51, a UFO movie festival at the historic downtown movie theatre, vendors and entertainment at the main street park and keynote speakers at the heritage center.

Speakers will include Travis Walton, Stanton Friedman, Kathleen Marden, the Navajo Rangers, Clifford Mahooty, Chris O’brian, Alejandro Rojas, Jim Mann, Stacey Wright, Erica Lukes, Richard Dolan, Dave Rosenfeld, Derrel Sims, Yvonne Smith and Jim Allen.


July Jamboree

July Jamboree Main Street
July Jamboree

The July Jamboree takes place each year on Cedar City’s historic downtown main street. It will be Saturday, July 11th, 2015. The July Jamboree features live bands, vendors of all kinds and a car show.

Festivals and Annual Events

The Greenshow - Utah Shakespeare Festival - Cedar City
The Greenshow

American Children’s Christmas Festival (November-December)
Storybook Cavalcade
American Family Fest (June)
Creche Festival (December)
Fall Arts Festival (September)
Festival of Homes (September)
Great American Stampede (September)
Groovefest Music (June)
Hallelujah Night (October)
Handel’s Messiah (December)
Himmelsk: Festival Royale (April)
July Jamboree (July)
Livestock & Heritage Festival (October)
Neil Simon Festival (July-August)
Pumpkin Festival (October)
SkyFest (September)
Soap Box Challenge
Summer Jam Music (June)
Thunderbird Film Festival (April)
Tour of Utah
Utah Midsummer Renaissance Faire (July)
Utah Shakespeare Festival (June-October)
Utah Summer Games (June)

Iron County Fair

Iron County Fair Cow

The Iron County Fair takes place each year in Parowan, Utah. The theme this year is Passport to Fun.

Events include 5K run/walk, car show, carnival, dance, demolition derby, exhibits, miss iron county pageant, mud bog, parade, rodeo, trail ride and more.

2018 Schedule:

Miss Iron County Pageant (Taylor Liston was crowned the 2018 winner), Photos for Miss Iron County, Outstanding Teen and Little Miss

Mud Dash: Grandstands, 6 p.m.
Mud Bog: Grandstands, 7 p.m.

Trail Ride: IC Fairgrounds, 9 a.m.
Mini Car Races: Grandstands, 6 p.m.
Demolition Derby: Grandstands, 7 p.m.

Kids Days – Summer Time Fun: Grandstands, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Enter exhibits (except crops, flowers, baked goods, candy), IC Fair Building, 1:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Kids Days – Rodeo: Grandstands, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Enter baked goods & candy: IC Fair Building, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Judging starts at 10 a.m.)
Rope Race Tide Team Roping – sign up 6:30 pm, rope at 7:00 pm

Enter crops, flowers: IC Fair Building 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Judging starts at 11 a.m.)
Exhibits closed for judging: 10 a.m.
Little Buckaroo Junior Rodeo: Grandstands, 6 p.m.
Carnival: open at 4 p.m. for the week-end

Exhibits: Noon to 10 p.m.
Concessions: 3 p.m. to midnight
Entertainment Tent: 4:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Carnival: 4 p.m. to midnight
Bulls, Barrels, Broncs, n’ Ropin’: Grandstands, 7 p.m.
Dance: Entertainment tent, 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. (music by Muddy Boots)

Tractor Caravan: Cedar to Parowan – through Summit: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ranch Rodeo: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Horseshoe Tournament: 10 a.m. association members
Baby Contest: Entertainment Tent, 10 a.m. with sign up at 9:30 a.m. Theme: Around the World
Exhibits: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Carnival & Concessions: 10 a.m. to midnight
Children’s Petting Zoo: tent, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Entertainment Tent: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Iron County’s Got Talent: Entertainment Tent, Teen – 11:00 a.m. Adult – 11:45 a.m.
Contest Tent: Open 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tractor Show: West Fair Grounds: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Iron County’s Got Talent Finals: Entertainment Tent, 5 p.m.
Pre Rodeo Show: Hi-Jinx – Grandstand, 5:30 p.m.
PRCA Rodeo: Grandstands, 7 p.m. – Fireworks after rodeo
Dance: Entertainment Tent, 9 p.m. after rodeo (music by Most Wanted)

Exhibits, Carnival, Concessions: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Tractor Show: West Fair Grounds, All Day
Sunday Evening Program: Parowan High School Auditorium, 7 p.m. (Free to the public)

5K Fun Run: South Pole of Fair Grounds, Walk 8 a.m. & Run 8:30 a.m.
Car Show: Parowan Lions Park, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Parade: Parowan Main Street, 10 a.m.
Carnival: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Concessions: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Children’s Petting Zoo: tent, 12 noon – 5 p.m.
Horseshoe tournament: Noon–amateur, preregister
Entertainment Tent: Noon to 5 p.m.
Animal Ambassadors: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Tractor Show: West Fair Grounds, noon to 3 p.m.
PRCA Rodeo: Grandstand, 2 p.m.
Tractor Pull: Grandstand, 4 p.m. (Free to the public)
Fish Grab: east of the Grandstand, 4 p.m.
Exhibits: Noon to 5 p.m. –Exhibit Pick-Up: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Contest Tent: Open 1 to 4 p.m.

Southwest Livestock Show – Diamond Z Arena, Cedar City

Purchase tickets online or at the Cedar City-Brian Head Tourism Bureau or Parowan Visitors Center. You can get cheaper tickets by purchasing them in advance and you can get into events before those that purchase tickets at the event.

Events at the Fair have been added to our calendar.

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