Its getting closer to the Annual Escalante Canyons Arts Festival!! It will be held September 24-25, 2010. The Plein Air Competition will be held September 19-23, 2010. Check out www.everettruessdays.org for more information on this wonderful event!
Join us all week for the Garfield County Fair!! Starting Wednesday, August 18th- All Day Carnival- 10:00 am-6:oo pm.. enter exhibits.
Thursday, August 19th-
Carnivall All day
8:00 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. Enter Fruits, Vegetables and Flowers
4:00 p.m. Little Miss Garfield County Princess Contest (Ages 3-12)
5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.– Livestock Show Weigh In
7:00 p.m.– Miss Garfield Outstanding Teen Contest (Ages 13-17)
7:00 p.m. Miss Garfield County Queen Contest (ages 17-24)PHS Gym
Friday, August 20th-
Escalante presents its Seventh Annual Escalante Canyons Art Festival/Everett Ruess Days on September 24-25, in venues at or near the Escalante City Center, 100 West between Main and 100 North. Registration and painting for the Plein Air Competion will be 9/19-23.
This year’s Featured Local Artist is J. Howard Hutchison, multi-media artist from Escalante. Keynote Speaker for 2010 will be James Aton, English Professor at Southern Utah University, whose topic will be
Join us for our 1st Annual Bryce ATV Rally on August 25-28, 2010. Registration is $25.00 per person. Register online at www.brycerally.org. There will be guided tours of several ATV routes or grab a map and go on your own. There will be a poker run with several prizes and a dinner social Saturday night!! Registration includes a T-Shirt!! For more information call us at 1-800-444-6689.
Bryce Canyon Country was featured on the local morning news on June 24, 2010. It was on the road trippin’ segment of the news, showing great places to eat, sleep, play and events in the state of Utah. Follow the link to see all fantastic things aired about Garfield County.
Please join us Friday, June 25th through Saturday, June 27th for the 11th Annual Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally, Southern Utah’s premier hot air balloon event. The event is held in Panguithc, Utah which is a designated National Historic Districe. Thirty-five hot air balloons will be launching each morning at 6:30 a.m. Spectators are welcome to join in the fun by crewing, or helping pilots inflate and launch their hot air balloons. Starting Friday at noon on Center and Main Streets