Category «Things to Do»

Free National Park Day! September 30, 2017

The fee-free day provided a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. The others are free all of the time. Plan your visit and enjoy our country’s history and nature. The fee waiver includes entrance fees, commercial tour fees, …

SUU Homecoming

SUU Homecoming 2017 October 2-7, 2017 Homecoming at SUU is a celebration of the splendid panoply of collegiate life, as well as of the community that supports it. It is, of course, an opportunity for alumni to build and renew friendships and alliances with the University, including today’s students, and to be buoyed by shared …

Southwest Astronomy Festival

Southwest Astronomy Festival is a regional celebration of astronomy and dark skies on September 22-23, 2017. The festival will consist of events for all ages taking place throughout Southwestern Utah at various times. Come experience night sky art exhibitions in Cedar City, attend a star party in Cedar Breaks National Monument, go on a night hike in …

Haunted Homestead

Haunted Homestead is October 13-14, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Frontier Homestead State Park museum. Tricks, treats and pioneer games oh my! Experience the grounds of the park as they are transformed to reflect the Halloween spirit. The historic buildings play host to games, crafts and all manner of spooks for …

Kanarraville Falls Hike

Kanarra Creek Trail – commonly referred to as Kanarraville Falls – is a very rewarding hike that takes you up a canyon just east of the town of Kanarraville, Utah. This is a water hike and cannot be completed without getting wet. The trail crosses Kanarra Creek many times and eventually enters a slot canyon …

New Harmony Apple Harvest Festival

The New Harmony Apple Harvest Festival will be Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm at the town park. This is a fundraiser benefiting the New Harmony Volunteer Fire Department. There will be food trucks, homemade crafts and goods, live music, a bake sale, raffles/prizes and of course apples! http://newharmonyfire.com/home/apple_festival/ This event

SUU ROTC 5K Run

The SUU ROTC 5K Run will be Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 7:30 am. Registration: https://www.suu.edu/business/rotc/rotc5k.html Cost: $25 per person, $20 for SUU students, $20 each for groups of five or more There will be recognition and prizes for the top male and female runners. There will be free shirts, goodie bags and a ticket for …