Local Area EventsListing Calendar
2015 Fee Free Days in Bryce Canyon National Park
Mark your calendar for these fee-free dates in 2015:
Martin Luther King Jr.
President's Day Weekend
Opening Weekend National Park Week
National Park Service 99th Birthday
National Public Lands Day
Utah Prairie Dog Day June 12, 2015
Bryce Canyon National Park's fourth annual Utah Prairie Dog Day will take place Friday, June 12, 2015
"Bryce Canyon National Park is highlighting the incredibly fascinating world of a Utah prairie dog colony, from their social system to complex language. Utah prairie dogs are considered keystone species that perform a variety of important ecological functions including soil aeration which helps plants grow, providing prey and places to live for other animals, and maintaining meadow ecosystems."
2015 Bryce Canyon Astronomy Festival June 17 -20th
Join Bryce Canyon National Park for their 16th Annual Astronomy Festival.
More information at http://www.nps.gov/brca/planyourvisit/astronomyprograms.htm
Annual Bryce Canyon Half-Marathon and 5K - June 10-11, 2015
Stay the night at our campground and be moments away from where all of the activities will take place!
Join 2,000 runners early in the morning for the half-marathon beginning in Bryce Canyon City and ending at the Cannonville town park, just 2 blocks from our campground, or enter the 5K run/walk in Cannonville, UT.
"Half Marathon: 6:00A.M. - Starts in Bryce Canyon City - Ends in Cannonville Park. The 1/2 Marathon starts on Hwy 63, Bryce. Start elev. 7,652 ft - Finish at 5,800 ft. 5K Run/Walk: 6:30A.M. - 5K Run/Walk in Cannonville. If you're not interested in competing for cash, or would simply rather endure a shorter distance, start at 6:30 AM in Cannonville for the 5K Run/Walk. The 5K is an out and back in Cannonville on the road to Kodachrome State Park."
Visit the website:http://http://www.brycecanyonhalfmarathon.com for more information.
Boulder Heritage Festival July 10., 2015
"Boulder, Utah is a unique and beautiful community with a broad cultural diversity and rich history. The Boulder Heritage Festival seeks to educate, cultivate, and celebrate these themes, by providing a forum where contemporary Boulder can enrich itself in connecting with its past." For more information visit their website: http://www.boulderutah.com/heritage/
For more information visit their website: http://www.boulderutah.com/heritage/
Escalante Canyon Arts Festival - September 18 - 26, 2015
Everett Ruess Days
See various artists working all week in the region. Plein Air Painting Competition September 18 - 24.
Paint out on Wednesday September 23, 2015. Open to artists of all levels
Art Sale September 25-26, 2015
Live music, food, and fun.