TGIF Show: Your weekend adventure guide brought to you by Maverik

SOUTHERN UTAH  The weekend is almost here again, and that means it’s time to look for adventure – maybe something fun, inspiring, educational or entertaining. Take advantage of our snapshot of Southern Utah events and activities to enjoy with family and friends, and keep the adventure going all weekend long!

Watch TGIF Show co-hosts Sheldon and Hollie talk about their weekend picks:

 See video top of this listing.

Weekend events | March 9-11

Art

Education/enlightenment

  • Friday, 5 p.m. | Paint Your Pet Portrait | Admission: $20 | Location: Best Friends Animal Sanctuary Visitor Center, 235 S. 100 East, Kanab.
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Women’s Forum | Admission: $25-$30 | Location: Kanab Middle School, 690 S. Cowboy Way, Kanab.
  • Saturday, noon to 2 p.m. | Art and Sun Party | Admission: Free | Location: 94 W. Center St., Cedar City.

Entertainment

  • Friday, 7:30 p.m. | SUU Black Box Grant Production: “Bent” | Admission: $5 | Location: SUU Black Box Theater, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.; Saturday matinee, 2 p.m. | “Daddy Longlegs” | Admission: $17-$23 | Location: Brigham’s Playhouse, 23 N. 300 West, Washington City.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. | “Best of Broadway” | Admission: $17-$21 | Location: St. George Opera House, 212 N. Main St., St. George.
  • Saturday, 11 a.m. | Lawnmower Races | Admission: Free | Location: Beaver Dam Bar and Station, 401 Old Highway 91, Littlefield, Arizona.
  • Saturday, 7:30 p.m. PST | This is Tom Jones | Admission: $15-$35 | Location: CasaBlanca Resort and Casino, 950 W. Mesquite Blvd., Mesquite, Nevada.

Family

  • Friday, 10:30 a.m. | Story Time | Admission: Free | Location: Washington County Library, Washington City Branch, 220 N. 300 East, Washington City.
  • Friday, 11 a.m. | Toddler Time With Mrs. Mann | Admission: Free | Location: Washington County Library, St. George Branch, 88 W. 100 South, St. George.
  • Friday, 11 a.m. | Moms n’ Tots Playtime | Admission: Free | Location: Washington County Library, Hurricane Branch, 36 S. 300 West, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 3 p.m. | Family Movie | Admission: Free | Location: Cedar City Library in the Park, 303 N. 100 East, Cedar City.

Food/crafts/vendors

  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Tuacahn Saturday Market | Admission: Free; vendors vary | Location: Tuacahn Center for the Arts, Ivins.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Cedar Saturday Market | Admission: Free; vendors vary | Location: IFA Country Store, 905 S. Main St., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. | Farmers Market | Admission: Free; vendors vary | Location: IG Winery, 59 W. University Blvd., Cedar City.
  • Saturday-Sunday, 9 a.m. | Crossroads of the West Gun Show | Admission: $9; kids 12 and under (with parent or guardian), free | Location: Dixie Center St. George, 1835 S. Convention Center Drive, St. George.

Fundraisers/community service

  • Friday, 3 p.m. | Food Pantry | Admission: Free | Location: Solomon’s Porch, 1495 S. Blackridge Drive, St. George | Telephone: 435-669-9070.
  • Sunday, 12:30 p.m. | Sunday Feast | Admission: Free | Location: Solomon’s Porch, 1495 S. Blackridge Drive, St. George | Telephone: 435-669-9070.

Music

  • Friday, 6:30-9 p.m. | Merril Cambell and John Williams | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Sand Hollow Resort, 5662 Clubhouse Drive, Hurricane.
  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | Dick Earl | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Friday, 7 p.m. | Marty Warburton’s Blue Grass Jam | Admission: $5 | Location: Community Presbyterian Church, 2279 N. Wedgewood Lane, Cedar City.
  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | Jon Stone with Byron Owens | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Peekaboo Canyon Wood Fired Kitchen, 233 W. Center St., Kanab.
  • Friday, 9 p.m. | The Spazmatics | Admission: $15 | Location: Toadz, 432 N. 100 West, Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 4-8 p.m. | Lisa Mac | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Last Chair Saloon, Brian Head Ski Resort, 329 S. Highway 143, Brian Head.
  • Saturday, 6:30-9 p.m. | The Whitlock Brothers | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Sand Hollow Resort, 5662 Clubhouse Drive, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 7-9 p.m. | Jess Claymore | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Sunday, noon to 2 p.m. | Jerry Allen | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George.

Nightlife/social

  • Friday, 10 p.m. | Off The Cuff Comedy | Admission: $5 | Location: Off the Cuff Comedy, 913 S. Main St., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 7:30-10:30 p.m. | Second Saturday Swing Dance | Admission: $5-$6 | Location: Washington City Community Center, 350 N. Community Center Drive, Washington City.

Outdoor/active

  • Friday, 6:30 p.m. | Dance Fit Blacklight Party | Admission: $5-$10 | Location: Summit Athletic Club, 1532 E. 1450 South, St. George.
  • Saturday, 7 a.m. | Sand Hollow Marathon and Half Marathon | Admission: $60-$90 | Location: Hurricane Community Center, 63 S. 100 West, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 7 a.m. | True Grit Epic | Admission: Sold out; spectators free | Location: Santa Clara, see link.
  • Saturday, 10:30 a.m. | Cedar Breaks Guided Snowshoe Hike | Admission: Free; advanced registration required | Location: Meet at Brian Head Mall by Brian Head Sports, Highway 143 | Telephone: 435-586-9451 ext. 4428.
  • Saturday, 1 p.m. | Lava Tube Hike | Admission: Free; advance reservation required; state park fees may apply | Location: Snow Canyon State Park | Telephone: 435-628-2255.
  • Saturday-Sunday, all day | Sprint Hero Enduro Race | Admission: $80-$100 | Location: Iron Mine Race Park, 9205 W. Antelope Springs Road, Cedar City.
  • Saturday-Sunday, all day | Youth Ski League Race | Admission: $20-$34 | Location: Brian Head Resort, 329 S. Highway 143, Brian Head.

NOTE: Changes in scheduled events may arise without notice to St. George News; links and contact information are provided for your convenience in confirming details.

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