Another week in Cedar City

“WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK”

May 2ND – 8TH 2011

Provided by the Cedar City ~ Brian Head Tourism Bureau & Visitor Center, 435-586-5124

Events are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to check times, dates and location.

 

Monday, 2ND                            

Benefit Community Night held 4:00pm to 9:00pm at Canyon View High School (166 W 1925 N, Cedar City) proceeds will benefit Jarom Hlebasko, paralyzed in an accident in Nov. 2000, undergo a new stem-cell procedure to help improve his life. The event will include several local groups performing, children’s carnival ($5 for unlimited activities or $1 per ticket), spaghetti dinner (salad and bread – $7 adults, $5 children or $25 family of five), pizza dinner ($2 per slice or $4 pizza & salad), drinks $1, silent auction, and an Extreme Zumba party will be from 8:00pm to 9:00pm. Admission to the event is $3 per person.

SUU’s Ashcroft Observatory, free star-gazing, located on the hilltop just south of the SUU Farm on Westview Drive (Hwy 56 W to Westview Drive).  Open 9pm to 11pm, interested parties should plan on arriving at the observatory just as the sun sets. For more information and time call 435-586-1409.

Toadz Talent Showcase, held from 9pm to 1am at Toadz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City) $4 cover charge. All performers are welcome, hosted by Pablo “Of the Mountain” Schwartz. For more info call 435-867-8988.

 

Tuesday, 3RD                                             

 

Wednesday, 4TH                                                                                

OSU: Suzuki Strings Concert held at 7:00pm in the Heritage Theater (105 N 100 E, Cedar City) admission is a suggested $5 donation. Suzuki Strings students, age 4 through adult, perform on violin, viola, and cello. Music ranges from classical composers such as Bach and Boccherini to fiddle tunes like Irish Washerwoman and Tennessee Waltz. For information call 435-586-2286.

Cedar Square Dancing Classes begin at 7pm in the Senior Center (489 E 200 South, Cedar City).  The first class is free, cost after is $7 a couple or $3.50 a person. For more information please call Pat and Hazel Matthews 435-867-9210 or 435-531-6811.

Open Mic night, (unless something else coincides) at 8pm at Groovacious (173 N 100 W, Cedar City) and is FREE to attend. Open to all musicians, poets, actors or egomaniacs, anyone who wants to perform in front of a live audience and improve their stage skills. For more info call 435-867-9800.

 

Thursday, 5TH                                                                                 

 

Friday, 6TH                

Southern Utah University 2011 Commencement at the Centrum Arena (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City).

Community Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale held at the Presbyterian Church (2279 N Wedgewood Ln, Fiddler’s Canyon, Cedar City) from 8:00am-7:00pm. Crafts and baked goods will also be for sale.

Cedar Breaks National Monument YURT / Winter Ranger Station. (Based on volunteer availability, call in advance) Visit spectacular Cedar Breaks National Monument in winter by snowmobile, cross country ski’s or snowshoes. For information call 435-586-9451 or visit www.nps.gov/cebr.

Friday Music Memories held 2pm to 4pm at Emerald Pointe (995 S Regency Rd, Cedar City) FREE program for music lovers with a variety of musicians from Iron County. Come sing along, dance and have fun. Everyone is welcome and refreshments are served. For more information call Flora 435-867-0055.

Shrine Circus – A One-Ring Circus Ensemble held in the Parowan High School Auditorium (50 W 100 N, Parowan) at 7:00pm. Admission is $9 adults and $7 children, Family passes available for 2 adults and 3 kids $30 – tickets are available at the Parowan Cafe. Proceeds benefit El Kalah Shrine Center. The circus will showcase trapeze, rope walking, a five – person juggling act, contortion, unicycle, original clowning, and audience participation.

Live Band every Friday Night held at 9pm at Toadz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). Come see the Best of Southern Utah Band Talent as well as Nationally Touring Bands coming through town. For information call 435-867-8988.

Off the Cuff is the premier Improv Comedy Theatre Company performing short and long form improv at 10pm at Fun Tim Inflatables (1450 W 593 N, Cedar City). Admission is $5 students and $7 regular admission. For information visit www.otccomedy.com.

 

Saturday, 7TH

Southern Utah University 2011 Commencement at the Centrum Arena (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City).

International Migratory Bird Day 8:00am in the Main Street Park (corner of 200 N and Main St, Cedar City), come learn about birds, bird conservation and their habitats, FREE. For information call Sheri Whitfield 435-817-2750.

Community Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale held at the Presbyterian Church (2279 N Wedgewood Ln, Fiddler’s Canyon, Cedar City) from 8:00am-7:00pm. Crafts and baked goods will also be for sale.

Cedar Breaks National Monument YURT / Winter Ranger Station. (Based on volunteer availability, call in advance) Visit spectacular Cedar Breaks National Monument in winter by snowmobile, cross country ski’s or snowshoes. For information call 435-586-9451 or visit www.nps.gov/cebr.

Live music featuring ‘Sons of Mothers’ at 9:00pm at Mikes Tavern (90 Hoover Ave, Cedar City). $5 cover charge. For information call 435-867-5990.

Sunday, 8TH                

Cedar Breaks National Monument YURT / Winter Ranger Station. (Based on volunteer availability, call in advance) Visit spectacular Cedar Breaks National Monument in winter by snowmobile, cross country ski’s or snowshoes. For information call 435-586-9451 or visit www.nps.gov/cebr.


Scott & Barbara Hunt
435:586-0960
www.bigyellowinn.com

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