Festivals & Events

Snowmobile Shootout

Starts in 2 days: Friday, April 03, 2015
Ends: Sunday, April 05, 2015

Sled enthusiasts from around the nation come to Fairview Canyon this weekend to hill climb, drag race, and show off their high performance equipment. Turbo and nitrous sleds are the Norm. This is not an organized event! No registration required- just come and have fun!

Sanpete Snowmobile Information

Location: Skyline Drive in Fairview Canyon

Contact: Bruce Cahlamer
Phone: 801-393-1010

bruce@psipowerinc.com

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"Write" Here in Ephraim

Starts in 16 days: Friday, April 17, 2015
Ends: Saturday, April 18, 2015

Are you an author, or aspiring to become one? Learn skills and techniques from experiences authors at the 2015 Writers Conference.

Location: Snow College Campus in Ephraim

Contact: Register Online
Phone: 435-851-9313
http://www.writehereinephraim.com/

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"Life Under The Horseshoe" Radio Program

Starts in 17 days: Saturday, April 18, 2015
Ends: Saturday, April 18, 2015

A live radio show performed on stage before a studio audience and recorded for broadcast. Featuring incredible muscial talent, funny stories, jokes and anecdotes and an old time drama serial complete with sound effects. The show runs April to July 25, and is broadcast every Saturday eve. at 7:00 on KMGR Classy Radio, 95.9 and 102.7 FM. Purchase tickets online.

Location: Victory Hall in Spring City

Contact: Vicki Allen
Phone: 435-602-9787
http://www.lifeunderthehorseshoe.com
lifeunderthehorseshoe@gmail.com

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Palisade Fishing Tournament

Starts in about 1 month: Saturday, May 09, 2015
Ends: Saturday, May 09, 2015

Sign in 6 am to 7 am. More than $1500 in prizes, including gifts from local sponsors. $20 for adults, $15 for youth 16 and under.

200 people maximum. Call to Register. Registration on the day of event is first-come first-served if space is available.

Location: Palisade State Park in Sterling

Contact: Shon Tripp
Phone: 435-835-6676
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade
shontripp@utah.gov

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Palisade Golf Tournament

Starts in about 1 month: Friday, May 15, 2015
Ends: Saturday, May 16, 2015

Pro Am- Friday, 2pm Shotgun start.
Sanpete Open- Saturday, Tee-times from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Location: Palisade Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Casey Fowles
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/palisade-state-park
cfowles@utah.gov

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Hell's Kitchen Endurance Ride

Starts in about 1 month: Saturday, May 16, 2015
Ends: Saturday, May 16, 2015

“Come and enjoy great riding, company and food!! "

50 mile and 25mile events. Participants need to check in and have horses vetted, Friday afternoon. Free dutch oven dinner for participants, after ride on Saturday. Starts 7 am for 50 milers, 7:30 am for 25 milers.

Location: Old Rodeo Grounds North of Cemetery in Gunnison

Contact: Bruce Burnham
Phone: 435-851-3441
http://www.aerconline.org/erol/Calendar/RideDetails.asp?rideID=6480
bburnham@utah.gov

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Scandinavian Festival

Starts in about 1 month: Friday, May 22, 2015
Ends: Saturday, May 23, 2015

The Scandinavian Heritage Festival in Ephraim, Utah, running Thursday through Saturday prior to Memorial Day, is possibly the largest Scandinavian heritage event in the Intermountain West.

Location: Snow College, Pioneer Park in Ephraim

Contact: Ephraim City
Phone: 435-283-4631
http://scandinavianheritagefestival.com
festival@scandinavianfestival.org

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Spring City Heritage Day

Starts in about 1 month: Saturday, May 23, 2015
Ends: Saturday, May 23, 2015

The big event for the Friends of Spring City is Heritage Day!

On this day, and this day only, many residents open their historic homes, which have been carefully restored, to tours for the public. Spring City is the best preserved example of an early Mormon pioneer village. Spring City is on the National Register of Historic Pioneer Towns.

Location: 150 East Center in Spring City

Contact: Alison Anderson
Phone: 435-462-5225
http://friendsofhistoricspringcity.org/heritage-day-celebration/
secretary@historicspringcity.org

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Visual Arts Workshops

Starts in 2 months: Monday, June 01, 2015
Ends: Monday, June 01, 2015

SUMMER SNOW: Workshops run for one week with two sessions: June 1-5 and 8-12. Registration closes June 1st. See website for more information and to register.

Location: Snow College in Ephraim

Contact: Sherry Nielson
Phone: 435-283-7472
http://snow.edu/summersnow/
sherry.nielson@snow.edu.

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Rat Fink Reunion

Starts in 2 months: Thursday, June 04, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 06, 2015

Celebration to honor the memory of Ed Roth, creator of the beloved cartoon character Rat Fink from the 1960’s. See the Rat Fink Website for scheduled daily events.

The Museum is open year around by appointment. Music and professional stripers. Don’t miss the 5k FUN Run!

Location: 404 East 300 North in Manti

Contact: Ilene Roth
Phone: 435-835-2393
http://www.ratfink.com/rat-fink-reunion.php
ratfink@manti.com

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Free Fishing Day

Starts in 2 months: Saturday, June 06, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 06, 2015

Everyone in Utah can fish for free Saturday, June 6, 2015. Please remember that all fishing laws and rules in Utah still apply.

Location: in All of Utah

Contact:
Phone:
http://wildlife.utah.gov/fishing-in-utah.html

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Yuba Fishing Seminar

Starts in 2 months: Saturday, June 06, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 06, 2015

Come to Yuba State Park during free fish day!! In addition to free fishing, Rangers will also put on a “how to fish” seminar! This will be a truly awesome event. Catch them and cook them! We will assist you in preparing your fish in a variety of different dishes. Yum! Yum! Park entrance fees apply.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

Contact: Cheston Slater
Phone: 435-758-2611
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/yuba-state-park
yuba@utah.gov

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Sanpete Gives Back- Softball Tournament

Starts in 2 months: Friday, June 12, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 13, 2015

6th Annual Sanpete Gives Back Co-Ed Softball tournament

We are looking for volunteers, sponsors, Teams to play and nominations for this year’s special family. Please feel free to message us through Facebook, email, or call us with any information.

Location: 300 North 200 East in Ephraim

Contact: Brandon & Kory Olson
Phone: 435-851-4154
https://www.facebook.com/sanpetegivesback
sanpetegivesback@gmail.com

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After Dark Zip Line Event at Yuba State Park

Starts in 2 months: Friday, June 12, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 13, 2015

Experience after dark zip lining on the 850’ Monster Mega Zip June 12th and 13th. Ride two zip lines for only $5 after dark. Riders wear glow sticks and zip line in pitch black under the stars!!

Located just North of the Oasis Camp ground.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

Contact: Cheston Slater
Phone: 435-758-2611
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/yuba-state-park
yuba@utah.gov

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Palisade Golf Tournament

Starts in 2 months: Monday, June 15, 2015
Ends: Monday, June 15, 2015

Senior Amateur (UGA PPR Event)
9:00 am Shotgun Start, ages 50 and up.

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Casey Fowles
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/palisade-state-park
cfowles@utah.gov

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Mormon Miracle Pageant

Starts in 3 months: Thursday, June 18, 2015
Ends: Saturday, June 27, 2015

For an exciting evening under a canopy of stars, join us at the foot of the magnificent Manti Utah Temple to watch the Mormon Miracle Pageant. The pageant’s three intertwined stories of the restoration of the gospel, the witness of the Book of Mormon, and the journey of the faithful pioneers to the beautiful Sanpete Valley, demonstrate the love of Jesus Christ for all people.

Performances run June 18th – 27th ,2015 except Sunday and Monday. The Pageant begins at 9:30 PM and is Free of Charge.

Other Events/ Activities During the Pageant: Aquatic Center   Museums Art Galleries   Pioneer Homes   Pioneer Dugout   ATV Riding   Rock Climbing Fishing   Golfing  Camping   Scenic Drives   Horseback Riding

Additional Pageant Information

Location: Temple Hill in Manti

Contact: Mormon Miracle Pageant
Phone: 435-835-3000

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Yuba Sand Castle Building Competition

Starts in 3 months: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Ends: Saturday, July 11, 2015

Third Annual Sand Castle Building Competition! Put your artistic sand castle building skills to the test. Join us at North Beach at 1 pm. Registration will begin at 12:00 pm. Prizes to the top 5 castles in INDIVIDUAL and TEAM builders. Park entrance fees apply. ($5 per INDIVIDUAL TEAM and $10 per multi person TEAMS.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

Contact: Cheston Slater
Phone: 435-758-2611
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/yuba-state-park
yuba@utah.gov

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New York Jazz Symposium

Starts in 4 months: Monday, July 27, 2015
Ends: Saturday, August 01, 2015

Snow College is in the heart of rural Utah making it the perfect place to intensely focus on Jazz. The workshop also provides a unique opportunity to learn how to play like the pros by spending one on one time with The Juilliard and Snow Faculty during the week long workshop.

Location: Eccles Center for the Performing Arts in Ephraim

Contact: To Register Call:
Phone: 435-283-7472
http://www.snow.edu/jazz
Sherry Nielson

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No Oxygen 90 Bike Race

Starts in 4 months: Saturday, August 01, 2015
Ends: Saturday, August 01, 2015

High Altitude 90 mile Mt. Bike Race

More Information Pending-

Location: Skyline Drive in Sanpete County

Contact: Dirk Gordon
Phone: 435-851-3921
http://www.nooxygen90.com/

Carp Bow Fishing Tournament

Starts in 4 months: Saturday, August 01, 2015
Ends: Saturday, August 01, 2015

2-Day Carp Bow Fishing Tournament

The carp are plenty and the prizes too. Payout categories include include Big Fish, Big 5, Open class Airboat, Open class other boat and Sportsmen. 100% payout of all categories!!

Registration: 7am – 9am underneath the day use pavilion at the Oasis campground. Tournament is from 10am – 5pm on Saturday, 9am – 2pm on Sunday.

For additional information call the park.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

Contact: Cheston Slater
Phone: 435-758-2611
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/yuba-state-park
yuba@utah.gov

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Palisade Golf Tournament

Starts in 4 months: Monday, August 03, 2015
Ends: Monday, August 03, 2015

2-Man Senior Four Ball (Best-Ball)
Shotgun Start 9:00 am

Location: Palisade Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Casey Fowles
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/palisade-state-park
cfowles@utah.gov

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Manti Mountain ATV Run Jamboree

Starts in 4 months: Thursday, August 13, 2015
Ends: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Come and enjoy on your ATV one of the most scenic areas in Utah not seen from the highway. ATV riders will see pristine vistas in Central Utah courtesy of local guides on intermediate and advanced trails. ATV trails run from an altitude of 5,600ft. to over 10,000 feet. More ATV Run Info…

Location: Depart from City Park 300 W. 200 N. in Manti

Contact: Manti City Office
Phone: 435-835-2401
http://www.mantiatvrun.com
kentbarton@manticity.com

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Tiger Trout Triathlon

Starts in 5 months: Saturday, August 29, 2015
Ends: Saturday, August 29, 2015

Olympic and Sprint Distances

Sprint: Swim 1/4 Mile, Bike 12.4 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles
Olympic: Swim 1500 Meters, Bike 24.9 Miles, Run 6.2 Miles

Location: in Scofield Reservoir

Contact:
Phone: 801-335-4940
http://www.tigertrouttri.com/
info@onhillevents.com

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Camp Yuba Triathlon

Starts in 5 months: Saturday, September 12, 2015
Ends: Saturday, September 12, 2015

Compete in an Olympic or Sprint distance triathlon. This is an ongoing yearly event, extremely organized and very fast and fun.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

Contact: Cheston Slater
Phone: 435-758-2611
http://www.racetri.com/camp-yuba/

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Palisade Golf Tournament

Starts in 6 months: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Ends: Saturday, September 19, 2015

Amateur Golf Tournament
Shotgun Start 9:00 am.

Location: Palisade Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Casey Fowles
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/palisade-state-park
cfowles@utah.gov

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Nightmare Scramble at Palisade

Starts in 7 months: Saturday, October 24, 2015
Ends: Saturday, October 24, 2015

10am Shotgun Start.

Location: Palisade State Park in Sterling

Contact: Casey Fowles
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/park/palisade-state-park
cfowles@utah.gov

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Chocolate Festival

Starts in 11 months: Friday, February 12, 2016
Ends: Saturday, February 13, 2016

Craft booths featuring chocolate confections and Valentine gifts

Friday Schedule:
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Saturday Schedule:
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Location: Peterson Dance Hall, 65 S. State in Fairview

Contact: Charlet Pemberton
Phone: 435-851-5225

charletpemberton@gmail.com

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