More Weekly Events for Cedar City

“WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK”

October 17TH – 23RD 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, 17TH                               

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, 18TH                                                

SUU Spring Semester Lecture Series (Convocations) presents “Roboticist” presented by Jeff Lieberman. He explores the connections between the arts, sciences, education, passion, creativity, and the potential future of human consciousness. Held in the SUU Auditorium (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) at 11:30am, admission is FREE and open to the public. For more information call (435)586-5419 or visit www.suu.edu/convocations.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’ 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.

 

Wednesday, 19TH                                                                                   

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Dial M for Murderand 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.

14th annual Utah Humanities Book Festival held 7:00pm at the Cedar City Library (303 N 100 E, Cedar City) admission is FREE. Join in a multimedia presentation of text and photos from Greg MacGregor and Siegfried Halus’s. ‘In Search of Dominguez & Escalante: Photographing the 1776 Spanish Expedition Through the Southwest,’ followed by a Q&A and book-signing. For information visit www.cedarcitylibrary.org or call 435-586-6661.

Cedar Square Dancing Classes begin at 7:00pm 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, 20TH                                                                                  

OES Presentation: Native American Flute: A Time to Refill Your Soul Through Mother Nature’s Medicine, presented by Gary Tom, Paiute Tribe. Held at 11:30pm in the SUU Outdoor Center (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City), admission is FREE. For information call Anne Smith 435-586-5020 or Joan Anderson 435-586-7816.

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 ‘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, SUU’s Hunter Conference Center (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) and will feature contemporary graphic design as seen through the eyes of Chinese artist Jiao Zhentao. Admission is FREE, and the general public is invited to attend. For more information call 435-865-8800 or visit www.suu.edu/arts.

More Than Ghost Stories: Paranormal Investigations in Cedar City held at 7:00pm at the Frontier Homestead State Park (635 N Main St, Cedar City). Join local paranormal investigators as they recount their ghost hunting adventures over the past year and share their findings with the public.  The team has conducted investigations at numerous locations in an attempt to separate folk lore and stories from genuine paranormal activities. Evidence from the investigations will be presented and discussed, allowing you to come to your own conclusions – is it real, or just your imagination?

For information call 435-586-9290.

The Depths Haunted House hosted by Sigma Nu held 8:00pm to 12:00am (midnight) next to Taodz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). SUU’s Sigma Nu, which uses the event as a fundraiser for the fraternity and as a method of donating food to the Iron County Care and Share.

 

Friday, 21ST                  

Curtain Call Lunch at 11:45 am at The Garden House Restaurant (164 S 100 W, Cedar City). Have lunch as you listen to actors from USF plays as they discuss what goes into creating a production. You will have the opportunity to pose questions. Advance tickets are $17.50 at USF box office – any remaining tickets available at the door are $20. For information call Ted Porray 435-477-1454. http://bard.org/events/areaevents/curtaincall.html

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.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’ 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.

Haunted Woods 2011 held from 6:00pm to 11:00pm, the Trail of Terror opens at dusk, at Willow Glen Inn (3308 N Bulldog Rd, Enoch). Admission is $7 adults, $5 children, $3 hay ride, tickets are available online at willowgleninn.com. For information call 866-586-3275.

Acoustic Instruments Club Fundraiser Concert held 7:00pm to 10:00pm in the Sterling Church Auditorium (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City). Performers will include j.wride, Lance Lowry, as well as the winners of the Open Mic Night. Admission is $5.

The Asylum Spook Alley open 7:00pm to 12:00am Friday – Saturday in the old Cedar City Hospital (75 E Altamira, Cedar City) $6 regular admission and $5 with Student ID. For information call 435-590-2497.

The Depths Haunted House hosted by Sigma Nu held 8:00pm to 12:00am (midnight) next to Taodz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). SUU’s Sigma Nu, which uses the event as a fundraiser for the fraternity and as a method of donating food to the Iron County Care and Share.

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, 22ND 

Family Hiking Series: Let’s Move! Activity 3 – Bike Race Meet at 9:00 am at the Three Peaks Recreation Area large red pavilion. Bring your racing wheels out to Three Peaks to get active! Come enjoy the trails that Three Peaks has to offer, as you race to the finish! Before you leave make sure to grab your prize for finishing the race! For information call Brigham 435-865-3000 or Jennifer 435-865-3012.

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 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.

Haunted Woods 2011 held from 6:00pm to 11:00pm, the Trail of Terror opens at dusk, at Willow Glen Inn (3308 N Bulldog Rd, Enoch). Admission is $7 adults, $5 children, $3 hay ride, tickets are available online at willowgleninn.com. For information call 866-586-3275.

The Asylum Spook Alley open 7:00pm to 12:00am Friday – Saturday in the old Cedar City Hospital (75 E Altamira, Cedar City) $6 regular admission and $5 with Student ID. For information call 435-590-2497.

The Depths Haunted House hosted by Sigma Nu held 8:00pm to 12:00am (midnight) next to Taodz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). SUU’s Sigma Nu, which uses the event as a fundraiser for the fraternity and as a method of donating food to the Iron County Care and Share.

 

Sunday, 23RD                 

The Depths Haunted House hosted by Sigma Nu held 8:00pm to 12:00am (midnight) next to Taodz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). SUU’s Sigma Nu, which uses the event as a fundraiser for the fraternity and as a method of donating food to the Iron County Care and Share.


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

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