Archive | September 2011

This week in Cedar city

“WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK”

September 26TH – October 2ND 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, 26TH                               

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, 27TH                                                

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 7:30pm performanceof ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

OSU Recital: Classical Keepsakes held at 7:30pm at St Jude’s Episcopal Church (70 N 200 E, Cedar City). Musical selections by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Liszt are performed by Paul Abegg, JessiKate Riley, Jack Vickers, Logan Butt, and more. A suggested donation of $5 for adults and $3 for students is appreciated.  Ages six and up only, please.  More information: www.orchestraofsouthernutah.org.

 

Wednesday, 28TH                                                                                    

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Dial M for Murder’ and the 7:30pm performance of ‘The Winter’s Tale’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Downtown Farmer’s Market held 4pm to 7pm in the parking lot behind The Grind Coffee House & Pastry Pub. If you would like to be a vendor, volunteer or just for more information call the USU Extension 435-586-8132, visit Extension.usu.edu/ironmg or check out the market on facebook at  http://www.facebook.com/ccdowntownfarmersmarket

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, 29TH                                                                                  

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’ and the 7:30pm performanceof ‘Dial M for Murder’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Art Insight held at 7:00pm in The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center, (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) and will feature photographer Quinn Jacobson, presenting his unique photography and distinct style. Jacobson explores people and places in society that exist on the fringes of life. Depicting “otherness,” he has captured the forgotten people and places in America and Germany. Admission is free, and the general public is invited to attend. For more information call 435-865-8800 or visit www.suu.edu/arts.

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

 

Friday, 30TH                 

Friday Music Memoriesheld 2:00pm to 4:00pm 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.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘The Winter’s Tale’ and the 7:30pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

Campfire Concert in the Canyon held at 8:00pm at the Southwest Wildlife Foundation Nature Park (along the Cedar Canyon Walking Trail east on Hwy SR-14) and will feature ‘Worried Minds’ and ‘Buddy Blank.’ For information call 435-867-9800 or email Tim at groovacious@groovacious.com.

Live Band every Friday Night held at 9:00pm 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 the new Improv Training Center (913 S Main St, Cedar City, next to Staples and IFA). Admission is $5 students and $7 regular admission. For information call 1-210-4-IMPROV or visit www.otccomedy.com.

 

Saturday, 1ST  

Ladybug Nursery Farmers Market held 9:00am to 6:00pm or until supplies last at Ladybug (42 South Westview Dr, Cedar City). For information call 435-586-3805.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Dial M for Murder’ and the 7:30pm performanceof ‘The Winter’s Tale’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Live Music: The Music Barn featuring Beth Fitchet Wood at 7:00pm at The Music Barn (197 S 200 N, Parowan). For information call 435-590-2590

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

Live Music: Mikes Tavern  featuring ‘WORRiED MiNDS’ at 7:30pm at Groovacious (173 N 100 W, Cedar City) and tickets are available at the door for just $5.00. Seating is limited so concert-goers are encouraged to arrive early. For information call 435-867-9800.

 

Sunday, 2ND                 

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare FestivalHeld in Cedar City and featuring a 9:00am Literary Seminar held in the Seminar Grove (inclement weather it will be held in the Auditorium Theatre). For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.


Scott & Barbara Hunt
435:586-0960
www.bigyellowinn.com
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Here is another week’s events

“WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK”

September 5TH – 11TH 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, 5TH                              

Labor Day Breakfast Held 7:30am-9:45pm (90 S Main, Parowan) provided by the Lions Club, followed by the Iron County Fair Parade.  For more information on the breakfast call Phyllis 435-477-8825.

1st Annual Bike Run for Cancer held 8:00am at the Valentine Peak Complex (500 E 200 N, Parowan). Presented by the Cedar City Rotary Club and the Labor Day Car Classic. For information call Tarri 435-559-2758 or Jeff 435-531-0218.

8Th Annual Labor Day Car Classic held 10:00am to 3:00pm at the Parowan Lion’s Park (200 S 300 E, Parowan). Award ceremony at 2:00pm. For information call Tarri 435-559-2758.

Iron County Fair held at the Iron County Fair Grounds in Parowan. Exhibits include horse races, equestrian events, rodeo, Mud Bog, Demolition Derby, carnival, exhibits, car show, live entertainment & Miss Iron County Fair pageant. Contact the Iron County Fair for daily schedule at 435-590-8380 or visit www.IronCountyFair.net.

Midway West Amusement Carnival at the Iron County Fair 10:00am to 10:00pm held in Parowan on the Fair Grounds. Along with your favorite rides, family-friendly games–with levels of skill for all ages–are also provided to add to the fun carnival experience. Midway West Carnival specializes in popcorn, cotton candy, freshly made caramel, candy apples and snow cones. For information call 435-477-8380.

Building Industry Association Festival of Homes Tour newly constructed homes built with the newest, innovative processes and materials available. Open 10:00am to 8:00pm, tickets are $10 and are available at any branch of State Bank of Southern Utah of Coldwell Banker Advantage in Cedar City, children under 2 are free). For more information call the BIA at 435-865-1113 or www.ichba.org.

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, 6TH                                               

OSU: Holiday Music Recital held 7:30pm at St Jude’s Episcopal Church (70 N 200 E, Cedar City). Suggested recital donation, $5 for adults and $3 for students. For information call Sara 435-586-2286 or visit www.orchestraofsouthernutah.org.

 

Wednesday, 7TH                                                                                  

Southwest Junior Livestock Show held at the Cross Hollows Events Center (Cedar City).  Contact the USU Extension Service at 435-586-8132.

Cedar Flaire Flea Market held 9:00am to 9:00pm corner of 1500 W & 200 N across from the Crystal Inn. For information or booth space call Charlotte Beatty 435-586-2418.

Downtown Farmer’s Market held 4pm to 7pm in the parking lot behind The Grind Coffee House & Pastry Pub. If you would like to be a vendor, volunteer or just for more information call the USU Extension 435-586-8132, visit Extension.usu.edu/ironmg or check out the market on facebook at 

http://facebook.com/Downtown-Farmers-Market/149975155057553

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, 8TH                                                                                 

Southwest Junior Livestock Show held at the Cross Hollows Events Center (Cedar City).  Contact the USU Extension Service at 435-586-8132.

Soviet Era Art: 1917-1991 Held Tuesday – Saturday 12:00pm (noon) to 7:00pm in the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City). Admission is FREE. For information call 435-586-5432 or visit the gallery website at www.suu.edu/pva/artgallery.

 

Friday, 9TH                

3RD Annual Red Rock Relay 180 mile endurance race from Brain Head to St. George. For information visit www.redrockrelay.com.

Southwest Junior Livestock Show held at the Cross Hollows Events Center (Cedar City).  Contact the USU Extension Service at 435-586-8132.

Festival of Homes Tour newly constructed homes built with the newest, innovative processes and materials available. Open 10:00am to 8:00pm, tickets are $10 and are available at any branch of State Bank of Southern Utah of Coldwell Banker Advantage in Cedar City, children under 2 are free). For more information call the BIA at 435-865-1113 or www.ichba.org.

Soviet Era Art: 1917-1991 Held Tuesday – Saturday 12:00pm (noon) to 7:00pm in the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City). Admission is FREE. For information call 435-586-5432 or visit the gallery website at www.suu.edu/pva/artgallery.

Friday Music Memories held 2:00pm to 4:00pm 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.

Satellite Salon Series: Master Class held 3:00pm in the Thorley Recital Hall (SUU Music Building, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) featuring Peter Jacobson and Dr. Lynn Vartan demonstrating   instrumental techniques and Jacobson will interact with some students and coach their own  performance. Jacobson and Vartan will be joined by Jay Merryweather and the trio will discuss their careers as working artists. The master class is targeted to college and high school age students.

Great American Stampede Western themed activities including a parade down Cedar City’s Main Street at 12:00pm (noon) on Saturday, and professional rodeo action at 7:00pm including the “Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls” Trick Riding & Roping at the Iron Rangers Arena (Cross Hollows Events Center).  Rodeo admission is $10 Adults, $6 Kids under 12yrs. For information call 435-586-2424 or visit www.greatamericanstampede.com.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 7:30pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Live Band every Friday Night held at 9:00pm 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 Cravings (1180 S Sage Dr, Ste F, Cedar City). Admission is $5 students and $7 regular admission. For information visit www.otccomedy.com.

 

Saturday, 10TH

3RD Annual Red Rock Relay 180 mile endurance race from Brain Head to St. George. For information visit www.redrockrelay.com.

Southwest Junior Livestock Show held at the Cross Hollows Events Center (Cedar City).  Contact the USU Extension Service at 435-586-8132.

Brian Head to Duck Creek OHV Dutch Oven Run Meet at 9:00am at the Grand Lodge in Brian Head. Ride to Duck Creek, enjoy a Dutch Oven Lunch, and ride back to the Grand Lodge at Brian Head where a party awaits. Raffle, Prizes. Music & Food!! For More Information call 435-677-2810.

Ladybug Nursery Farmers Market held 9:00am to 6:00pm or until supplies last at Ladybug (42 South Westview Dr, Cedar City). For information call 435-586-3805.

Festival of Homes Tour newly constructed homes built with the newest, innovative processes and materials available. Open 10:00am to 8:00pm, tickets are $10 and are available at any branch of State Bank of Southern Utah of Coldwell Banker Advantage in Cedar City, children under 2 are free). For more information call the BIA at 435-865-1113 or www.ichba.org.

Great American Stampede Western themed activities including a parade down Cedar City’s Main Street at 12:00pm (noon) on Saturday, and professional rodeo action at 7:00pm including the “Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls” Trick Riding & Roping at the Iron Rangers Arena (Cross Hollows Events Center).  Rodeo admission is $10 Adults, $6 Kids under 12yrs. For information call 435-586-2424 or visit www.greatamericanstampede.com.

Soviet Era Art: 1917-1991 Held Tuesday – Saturday 12:00pm (noon) to 7:00pm in the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City). Admission is FREE. For information call 435-586-5432 or visit the gallery website at www.suu.edu/pva/artgallery.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 7:30pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

 

Sunday, 11TH                

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring a 9:00am Literary Seminar held in the Seminar Grove (inclement weather it will be held in the Auditorium Theatre). For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Festival of Homes Tour newly constructed homes built with the newest, innovative processes and materials available. Open 10:00am to 8:00pm, tickets are $10 and are available at any branch of State Bank of Southern Utah of Coldwell Banker Advantage in Cedar City, children under 2 are free). For more information call the BIA at 435-865-1113 or www.ichba.org.

 


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