Festivals & Events

Chocolate Festival

Starts in 1 day: Friday, February 12, 2016
Ends: Saturday, February 13, 2016

Craft booths featuring chocolate confections and Valentine gifts

Friday Schedule:
12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. Vendors at Peterson Dance Hall
4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Central Utah Dance Academy performances

Saturday Schedule:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Vendor booths at Peterson Dance Hall EXPO at Centracom Parking Lot.
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Rides from CentraCom parking lot to Fairview Museum
1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Excel Dance Company performances
3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Guitar music and song with Butch Heth and Steve Anderson
7:00 to 10:00 p.m. Valentine Dance with Junction 89
$5.00 admission

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

Contact: Charlet Pemberton
Phone: 435-851-5225

charletpemberton@gmail.com

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Palisade 3-Man Scramble

Starts in about 1 month: Saturday, March 19, 2016
Ends: Saturday, March 19, 2016

Shotgun Start 10:00 am

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Snowmobile Shootout

Starts in about 1 month: Friday, April 01, 2016
Ends: Sunday, April 03, 2016

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 2 months: Thursday, April 21, 2016
Ends: Friday, April 22, 2016

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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Golf Tournament

Starts in 3 months: Saturday, May 14, 2016
Ends: Saturday, May 14, 2016

Sanpete Open- Tee-times from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Scandinavian Festival

Starts in 4 months: Friday, May 27, 2016
Ends: Saturday, May 28, 2016

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 4 months: Saturday, May 28, 2016
Ends: Saturday, May 28, 2016

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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Rat Fink Reunion

Starts in 4 months: Thursday, June 02, 2016
Ends: Saturday, June 04, 2016

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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Visual Arts Workshops

Starts in 4 months: Monday, June 06, 2016
Ends: Monday, June 06, 2016

SUMMER SNOW: Workshops run for one week with two sessions: June 6-10 and 13-17. 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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Free Fishing Day

Starts in 4 months: Saturday, June 11, 2016
Ends: Saturday, June 11, 2016

Everyone in Utah can fish for free Saturday, June 11, 2016. 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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Golf Tournament

Starts in 4 months: Monday, June 13, 2016
Ends: Monday, June 13, 2016

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

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Mormon Miracle Pageant

Starts in 4 months: Thursday, June 16, 2016
Ends: Saturday, June 25, 2016

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 16th – 25th ,2016 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 5 months: Saturday, July 16, 2016
Ends: Saturday, July 16, 2016

Put your artistic sand castle building skills to the test. Join us at North Beach at 1pm. Registration will begin at 12:00 pm. Prizes to the top 5 castles in Adult INDIVIDUAL and TEAM builders. There are also categories in kids’ individual and team. 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/parks/yuba/events/
yuba@utah.gov

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Golf Tournament

Starts in 6 months: Monday, August 01, 2016
Ends: Monday, August 01, 2016

Palisade Pro-Am

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Military Appreciation Day

Starts in 6 months: Saturday, August 13, 2016
Ends: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Yuba State Park will be honoring the men and women of our armed forces. All current, past and veteran military with their families get in the park for free day use. We will also be putting on a free breakfast for them (pancakes and sausages). There will be a pancake eating contest with prizes for the winners and a flag ceremony. Flag ceremony starts at 7:30am by the boy scouts and the breakfast goes from 8am-10am.

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

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

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Tiger Trout Triathlon

Starts in 6 months: Saturday, August 13, 2016
Ends: Saturday, August 13, 2016

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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Moon Light Delight Zip Lining

Starts in 6 months: Saturday, August 13, 2016
Ends: Saturday, August 13, 2016

After dark zip lining. Ride two zip lines for only $5 after dark until 11 pm. Riders wear head lamps 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/parks/yuba/events/
yuba@utah.gov

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Golf Tournament

Starts in 6 months: Monday, August 15, 2016
Ends: Monday, August 15, 2016

2-Man Senior Best-Ball
Shotgun Start 8:00 am

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Manti Mountain ATV-UTV Run

Starts in 6 months: Thursday, August 18, 2016
Ends: Saturday, August 20, 2016

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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Camp Yuba Triathlon

Starts in 7 months: Saturday, September 10, 2016
Ends: Saturday, September 10, 2016

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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Golf Tournament

Starts in 7 months: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Ends: Saturday, September 17, 2016

Amateur Golf Tournament
Shotgun Start 8:00 am.

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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Yuba 5k DOG RUN!

Starts in 8 months: Saturday, October 15, 2016
Ends: Saturday, October 15, 2016

Participants and their furry friends can run or walk along the 3.1-mile course through the park, starting and ending in the Oasis Campground. Well behaved and currently vaccinated dogs are allowed, but must be leashed (and muzzled if necessary). Entrance fee of $20 to $30 includes a long or short sleeve t shirt. After the race enjoy refreshments, awards, raffles and doggies treats for your K-9 companions. Register online HERE

Location: Yuba State Park in Levan

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

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Nightmare Scramble at Palisade

Starts in 8 months: Saturday, October 22, 2016
Ends: Saturday, October 22, 2016

Call the Course for Start Time.

Location: Palisade State Park Golf Course in Sterling

Contact: Jordan Van Orman
Phone: 435-835-4653
http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/palisade/golf/
jordanvanorman@gmail.com

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