Best outdoor 3 on 3 basketball tournament in Southern Utah! Open to all skill levels accepting 3 or 4 person teams of men, women, or youth 3rd grade on up. Every participant gets a t-shirt and there are awards for winners in each division. Call 435-635-2811 or visit www.cityofhurricane.com or find the City of Hurricane on Facebook.
Zion Canyon 8th Annual Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 21, 2012
Live solar-powered music and a farmer’s market will be accompanied by vendors, activities and demonstrations about native plant sources, alternative energy, “Leave No Trace” principles, solar oven demonstrations, environmental art and sustainable products. Kids can participate in games and a reading of Dr. Suess’ “The Lorax”.
Silent auction, food and a beer garden, located on the lawn of the Bit & Spur Restaurant at 1212 Zion Park Boulevard from Noon to 5pm
All proceeds from this event benefit the town of Springdale’s efforts to convert all public facilities to solar power.
Live Music at the Bit and Spur - Stage Powered by Solar Energy!
Brought to you by Zion National Park in conjunction with the community of Springdale, Zion Natural History Association, Zion Harvest and Z-Arts.
Dixie Escalante 13th Annual Electric Kite Festival
April 21, 2012
@ SunRiver Gold Course
Admission is FREE! Activities include open kite flying, continuous entertainment and music, concessions, vendors and fireworks. The Kite Festival was started to promote reading in elementary-aged children. Students earn the kites through their school’s reading program. www.dixiekitefestival.com
Personal Note: My kids are not in elementary school yet, but we have attended the kite festival. I pack a lunch and pick up $1 kites at Walmart. It is a lot of fun!
Starts at 9am @ Sunrise Ridge Intermediate School, 3167 S. 2350 E. St. George.
Kids and families chose to ride a 2.5 or 4.25 mile route. There will be a bike rodeo/safety course. The first 150 pre-registered kids will receive a free t-shirt & helmet. Sign up now at: www.sgcityrec.org or the St. George Rec Center.
We have participated the last 2 years and it has been so great to get new helmets for my kids. The Cactus Huggers are there to fit them to the kids' heads. The family ride as fun and the cold treats were great afterwards. We will be there!
"Held annually this is a full weekend event that brings students and professional artists together to create a colorful chalk explosion. With the asphalt as a canvas and chalk as the medium, large painted murals will unfold at the feet of thousands of spectators. Come on Saturday morning, the first day, to see the early sketches of the works and watch the student competition. Come back Sunday to see local professional artists complete their masterpieces." http://www.kayentastreetpainting.org/
Adults choose your favorite entry and be placed in a drawing to win a vacation package to Red Mountain Resort. The People's Choice winner and raffle winner will be announced Sunday at 5:30pm in the Cabaret Theatre.
Kids can also enter to win some fun kids art prizes donated by The Learning Express. The kid raffles will be announced at 1:30pm & 5:30pm on Saturday & Sunday.
It's FREE to get into the festival and FREE to enter the drawing.
Located at 4275 S. Country Club Drive in St. George, UT
Over 40 vendor booths including pet care, grooming, nutrition, pet sitters are more. Kids will enjoy the petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, and coloring contest. Continuous entertainment, music, silent auction and door prizes. Enter the Cutest Pet photo contest online and vote for your favorite at the festival. Bring your pet dressed for the Best Dressed Fashion Show or go all natural in the Fur Real Beauty Pageant. Proceeds benefit PAWS and the Sun River dog park.
Ivins City will have a $3 pancake breakfast Sat. 7:30 at Unity Park. Benefit for its Volunteer Firefighters' equipment needs. Bounce house for kids & free blood pressure checks for anyone. Easter egg hunt at 9 a.m.
Hurricane City Easter Egg Hunt Saturday 9am Sharp! Open to children ages 8 and under.
New location this year: 677 S. 700 W. (behind the LDS Stake Center).
Hurricane Valley Rotary Club 2012 Easter Car Show 9am-5pm.Located at the new Hurricane Community Center (100 West 100 South). Each year the Rotary Club of Hurricane Valley hosts approximately 8,000-10,000 visitors to the area for the Car Show. Your charitable donation of $5.00 gets you into the show and children under six (6) are free.
La Verkin City Easter Egg Hunt 9-9:30am. Easter Egg Hunt for children 0-12 years old. Located at 435 North Main in La Verkin, UT.
Washington City Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast8am-12pm. Located at the Veterans Park, 75 E. Telegraph, Washington, UT. Breakfast begins at 8am $5/plate, $20 large immediate family. Annual Easter Egg Hunt for ages 1-10 begins at 10am sharp!
Sand Hollow Aquatic Center Easter Egg Dive 2pm. $5 per chid 0-12 years old includes all day swim pass.
Learning Express Toy Store Sparkleup Event. Free craft for kids. 11am-3pm. Located at 20 N. Main St. in St. George. More info: Sparkleup Event
St. George Art Festival Friday & Saturday located at the St. George Town Square. Lots of fun activities at the Kids Corner booths. More info: Art Festival
St. George Library 2pm Movie Matinee FREE! (Located next to the Art Festival, so you can visit both activities!)
All Washington County park splash pads should be turned on now. Have fun at the park this weekend!
When Friday April 6th - 10 am to 7 pm
Saturday April 7th - 10 am to 6 pm
Where St George Town Square:
On Main Street between Tabernacle St. and 100 South.
Here is a link to Festival Events including the Kid's Corner featuring: * Paul Mitchell strand coloring and face painting * 7 different crafts at the Girl Scouts booth * Project, Museum, & Science Stations by the Children's Museum * Percussion & Art booth by the Washington County School District
Southern Utah's only BMX track. Located in Virgin, UT. An NBL sanctioned track. Everyone welcome!
The Virgin BMX track is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a gift for your membership renewal or new membership. All memberships expired at the end of 2011 so if you have not renewed already, go to www.usabmx.com and click on Membership Renewals under the Riders tab. You can look up your name using your old NBL number and do multiple memberships at the same time by looking up each member of your family and adding them to your order. Make sure you print, sign and send in the form at the end of your order to USA BMX. Print a copy of your receipt to claim your free gift at the track.
To show appreciation to volunteers, there will be a monthly drawing for those that helped out at the track. When you come to the track, sign up to score, corner marshal, etc, make sure your name is somewhere on the "volunteer" paperwork. At the beginning of each month, a volunteer's name will be drawn and awarded a prize.
Race schedule is as follows:
April 4, 11, 18, 25 Wed practices: 5-7pm cost is $4
Saver stamps: Riders can get saver stamps like NBL bucks and redeem them at saver stamp redemption centers. If you know a business that would like to be a redemption center they can email Amy at USABMX: firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions.
Plaques: Plagues instead of trophies - riders can purchase a plaque once and get a plate for their plaque each time they race.
The Curiosity Club kids will be meeting again starting on Tuesday, April 10th for four weeks. During this session, kids will be going on a Rain Forest adventure, exploring animal habitats, having a beach party and learning about community helpers. Held at the Tonaquint Nature Center, but sign up at the St. George Rec Center.
Located at the new Hurricane Community Center (100 West 100 South)
Each year the Rotary Club of Hurricane Valley hosts approximately 8,000-10,000 visitors to the area for the Car Show. Your charitable donation of $5.00 gets you into the show and children under six (6) are free.