Festivals & Events

Manti Light Parade

Starts in about 17 hours: Friday, November 28, 2014
Ends: Friday, November 28, 2014

Early shopping, Santa, movie, refreshments Light parade. Businesses open at 6 am until 9 pm.

Location: Manti City Main Street in Manti City

Contact: City Hall
Phone: 435-835-2401


Christmas Tree Sales

Starts in 2 days: Saturday, November 29, 2014
Ends: Saturday, December 06, 2014

Fresh, green Oregon Noble Fir trees, available Nov 29th

Location: 500 W 100 S in Mt. Pleasant

Contact: John McClellan
Phone: 435-462-3835


Horseshoe Mountain Pottery Open House

Starts in 2 days: Saturday, November 29, 2014
Ends: Monday, December 01, 2014

Come out for the 34th Annual Holiday Pottery Sale Days!! Open Nov. 29th and 30th & December 1st. from 10 am to 4 pm. There will be plenty of Lee’s hand and foot salve “Mom’s Stuff” on hand. There will be many other galleries open for business at the same time and days.

Location: 278 South Main in Spring City

Contact: Joe Bennion
Phone: 435-462-2708


Old Fashioned Christmas

Starts in 2 days: Saturday, November 29, 2014
Ends: Saturday, November 29, 2014

Begin your Christmas celebration at the Mt. Pleasant Old Fashioned Christmas and Downtown Lighting Celebration

The fun begins at 4 pm. with Mr. & Mrs. Santa, entertainment from the schools, free hay rides, free tickets for prize drawings, food booths, free game booths, free Cookies and Hot Chocolate. Games and prizes for the kids.

At 5 pm. Prize drawing begins and will continue every 20 minutes.

A6 6 pm. The lights will be turned on with music and Fireworks! Activities will continue until 7 pm.

Location: Main Street in Mt. Pleasant

Contact: Colleen Oltrogge
Phone: 435-462-3034


The Forgotten Carols

Starts in 7 days: Thursday, December 04, 2014
Ends: Saturday, December 06, 2014

Tickets: Adult $12, Seniors (62+) $10, Youth (5-18) $10

7:30 pm Curtain

Location: Snow College- Eccles Center in Ephraim

Contact: Sherry Nielson
Phone: 435-283-7472


Ephraim Light Parade

Starts in 8 days: Friday, December 05, 2014
Ends: Friday, December 05, 2014

The Ephraim Light Parade will be on Main Street, from 200 South to 200 North at 6 pm. There is no entry fee for your entry, but you must have LIGHTS!! Cash prizes will be awarded!

Assemble at 5 pm on 200 South heading East. Parade Entry Application

Santa Clause visit after the parade at the Greenwood Student Center, Snow College Campus.

Gingerbread House Making Contest. $5 entry fee. Prizes will be awarded. Contact Shaneen Wintch at 813-2954 for entry form.

Location: Down Town Main Street in Ephraim

Contact: Anne Fonville
Phone: 801-362-1038


Annual Messiah Concert

Starts in 10 days: Sunday, December 07, 2014
Ends: Sunday, December 07, 2014

This concert is a Sanpete County tradition. With a combined choir and orchestra of musicians from Snow College and the community, the great masterwork of Handel is performed. A great way to start off your Christmas season! Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Admission is Free!

Location: Eccles Center- Jorgensen Hall in Ephraim



"Write" Here in Ephraim

Starts in 4 months: Friday, April 10, 2015
Ends: Saturday, April 11, 2015

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

Cost: $200 for all classes or $50 each class unless a for profit Business -Then $25 per class or $100 total

Location: Snow College Campus in Ephraim

Contact: To Register Cal Snow College Cashier
Phone: 435-283-7292


Scandinavian Festival

Starts in 6 months: 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


Spring City Heritage Day

Starts in 6 months: 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


Mormon Miracle Pageant

Starts in 7 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