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:

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Weekend events | Dec. 9-11

Holiday Fun

Art

Education/enlightenment

  • Friday, 10 a.m. | Active Aging Lecture Series | Admission: Free | Location: Select Health Auditorium, 1424 E. Foremaster Drive, St. George
  • Friday, noon | Brown Bag Lecture Series | Admission: Free, reservations required | Location: Interagency Information Center, 345 E. Riverside Drive, St. George | Telephone: 435-688-3200

Entertainment

  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | In Jubilo: Christmas Concert | Admission: Free | Location: Heritage Center Theater, 105 N. 100 East, Cedar City
  • Friday, 8:30 p.m. PDT | Comedy Machine | Admission: $15-$25 | Location: CasaBlanca Resort and Casino, 950 W. Mesquite Blvd., Mesquite, Nevada
  • Friday-Saturday, 6:30 p.m.; Saturday matinee, 2 p.m. | Southern Utah University Ballroom: “Simply Ballroom” | Admission: $10 | Location: Randall L. Jones Theatre, 300 W. University Blvd., Cedar City
  • Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.; Saturday matinee, 2 p.m. | “It’s a Wonderful Life” | Admission: $17-$23 | Location: Brigham’s Playhouse, Cottonwood Village, 25 N. 300 West, Washington City
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday matinee, 2 p.m. | “A Charlie Brown Christmas” | Admission: $12 | Location: St. George Opera House, 212 N. Main St., St. George
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. | Christmas on Broadway | Admission: $15 | Location: The Electric Theater, 68 E. Tabernacle, St. George
  • Saturday, 7 p.m. | Rosin Cello Duo Christmas Benefit Concert | Admission: General admission, $15; students, $5; under 5 years, free | Location: Snow Canyon High School, 1385 Lava Flow Drive, St. George
  • Saturday, 7:30 p.m. | Dixie State University Symphony Orchestra | Admission: $1-$5 | Location: Cox Performing Arts Center, 225 S. 700 East, St. George
  • Sunday, 7:30 p.m. | Handel’s “Messiah” | Admission: Free | Location: Heritage Center Theater, 105 N. 100 East, Cedar City

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

Food/crafts/vendors

Fundraisers/community service

  • Friday, 1-4 p.m. | Food Pantry | Admission: Free | Location: Solomon’s Porch, 1495 S. Blackridge Drive, St. George | Telephone: 435-669-9070
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Home for the Holidays Pet Adoption | Admission: Free; animal adoptions vary | Location: Bone Appetit Natural Pet Pantry, 174 W. Telegraph St., Washington City
  • Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. | Car Guys Care Toys for Tots Show and Shine | Admission: New, unwrapped toy | Location: Ricardo’s Restaurant, 1110 S. Bluff St., St. George
  • 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, 6-8 p.m. | Art Cowles | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George
  • Friday, 8 p.m. | Lorin Walker Madsen | Admission: $5 | Location: Jazzy’s Rock and Roll Grill, 285 N. Bluff St., St. George
  • Saturday, noon to 2 p.m. | Lisa Mac | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George
  • Saturday, 8 p.m. | Mortigi Tempo | Admission: $5 | Location: Jazzy’s Rock and Roll Grill, 285 N. Bluff St., St. George
  • Sunday, noon to 2 p.m. | Tom Bennett | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George

Nightlife/social

Outdoors/active

  • Saturday, 1:30 p.m. | Beginning of Season Rail Jam | Admission: Free | Location: Brian Head Ski Resort, 329 S. Highway 143, Brian Head
  • Saturday, 3 p.m. to dark | ULLR Festival | Admission: Free | Location: Giant Steps Patio, Brian Head Ski Resort, 329 S. Highway 143, Brian Head
  • Saturday, 6:30 p.m. | Star Party | Admission: Free | Location: Navajo Lodge Back Porch, Brian Head Ski 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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