Noon - Continuous entertainment on 2 stages
4pm - Ice cream eating contest
6pm - Pizza eating contest
8:30pm - Movie in the park
Saturday, September 3rd
6:15am - 12K Fun Run
6:30am - Hurricane Canal Trail Trek (strenuous - moderate)
8:00am - Hurricane Canal Trail Trek (easy level)
9:00am - Parade (starts at 400 south & Main, travels north to 100 south, west to 300 west, then south to
300 south, ending at red brick church)
After parade - same activities as Friday.
10am -1pm - Home Depot Kids Kit Activity (FREE, but limited # of kits)
2-5pm - Fiddling Contest
2:00pm - Peaches and creme eating contest
5:00pm - Spaghetti eating contest
5:00pm - Peach cook off
7:00pm - Rodeo
9:30pm - Fireworks
Youth ages 6-13 learn about casting, equipment, and maintenance of streams, lakes, and other bodies of water. Fishing poles and tackle boxes are provided and are available for use by all registered youth.
My 4-year old son participated during the last program and loved it. They let him participate even though he was younger and he caught fish! It turned into a great time for the whole family. I highly recommend this class.
Dates: Wednesdays & Saturdays beginning September 14, 2011 through Saturday, October 1, 2011
Location: Razor Ridge Urban Fishery (in Washington near Coral Canyon)
Red Storm fans ages 1-12. The club allows members to get an up close experience with Dixie State student-athletes and coaches. The cost to be a Storm Chaser is only $10 a year!
• Free admission to all Dixie State home athletic events
• Official Storm Chasers T-Shirt
• Birthday greeting from Big Dee
• Opportunity to meet Dixie State student-athletes and coaches
• Invitation to exclusive, members only events (dates to be announced)
• Opportunity to greet the athletes as they run out of the football
and basketball tunnels and be on the field for the baseball and
softball National Anthems (dates to be announced)
• Much more!
To become a Storm Chaser, visit www.dixieathletics.com, click on the Storm Chasers link and fill out the membership form or call (435)879-4295.
Please mail all completed membership forms to:
Dixie State Storm Chasers
Burns Arena 225 S. 700 E. St. George, UT 84770
Cedar Breaks National Monument 77th Anniversary Celebration
August 20-21, 2011
Events include a reading of the proclamation that made Cedar Breaks a National Monument and a special movie night complete with popcorn. There will also be a visit from Martin Tyner, founder of the Southwest Wildlife Foundation, who will give an informal wildlife program accompanied by his Golden Eagle, Prairie Falcon, and Harris Hawk. If you ever wanted to get up close to some of the world’s most powerful birds and learn their life history from Utah’s best loved environmental educator, this is an opportunity that should not be missed.
Located at the Washington City Community Center.Scouts can choose to ear 2 Merit Badges; one badge in the morning and one in the afternoon. This event is open to the first 200 scouts! Lunch will be provided.
The following Merit Badges are available:
Photography & Fingerprinting (taught together as one and count as single choice)
Citizenship in the World
Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Cost: Scouts, $20/Member or $22/Non Members; Scout Masters $5 Register: Front Desk at the WCCC
For more information call 435-656-6360.
At Cedar Breaks National Monument in Cedar City, UT
The Perseids provides a spectacular light show every year. The shower will peak in the early morning hours of August 13th, with as many as 60 meteors per hour. Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, and a thermos to Point Supreme and enjoy the show.
@ Vernon Worthen Park 300 S. 400 E. St. George, UT
Starts at 7:30pm
Featuring: Sam Payne/Cheri Call, Contemporary Folk
Sponsored by the Utah Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the City of St. George, Concert in the Park 2011 Series is free to the public. Don't miss the second Monday of each month through September. Park seating is available, bring blankets, lawn chairs, food and the family. For more information call 627-4525.
“Fall Into Vegetable Gardening” Gardening Workshop
August 6th from 10-11am
August 10th from 4-5pm
One of the benefits of living in southern Utah is the long growing season. Learn how to make this climate work for you and your vegetables. Workshop is FREE and held at the Tonaquint Nature Center 1851 Dixie Dr. Space is limited so please call 435-673-3617 to reserve your spot.
12:00 p.m. Festival Begins at Main Street Park
5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Talent Show at park
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Basketball and Wiffleball Tournaments
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Brian Strassman Band Concert
8:00 - 8:30 p.m. Cedar City Family Feud
9:00 p.m. Free Family Movie at Main Street Park
8:00 a.m. Family Run/Walk Begins at Main Street Park
10:00 a.m. Red Wagon Parade down Main Street
11:00 a.m. Events begin at Main Street Park:
Family Competition Winners Awarded
12:00 p.m. Community Picnic at Main Street Park
5:00 p.m. Park Ativitities and Entertainment Finish
6:30 p.m. Guest Speaker and Family of the Year Awarded at Cedar High School Auditorium