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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!

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Weekend events | April 29-May 1

Art

Education/enlightenment

Entertainment

  • Friday, 7:30 p.m. | DSU Polynesian Showcase | Admission: $5 | Location: Dixie State University Eccles Fine Arts Center, 225 S. 700 East, St. George
  • Friday, 8 p.m. | The Beach Boys | Admission: $39.50-$59.50 | Location: Tuacahn Center for the Arts, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins
  • Friday-Saturday, various times | “Purple Rain” | Admission: $6.75-$9 | Location: Pineview Stadium 10, 2376 E. Red Cliffs Drive, St. George
  • Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m. | “Little Women” | Admission: $8 | Location: Hurricane Fine Arts Center, 92 W. 100 South, Hurricane
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. | “My Fair Lady” | Admission: $16-$20 | Location: St. George Opera House, 212 N. Main St., St. George
  • Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. | “Steel Magnolias” |  Admission: $17-$23 | Location: Brigham’s Playhouse, 25 N. 300 West, Washington City
  • Saturday, 7 p.m. | “The Beginning” Professional Boxing Competition | Admission: General admission, $35; ringside, $50 | Location: Dixie Convention Center, 1835 S. Convention Center Drive, St. George
  • Saturday, 7 p.m. | Dinner and a Made Up Show | Admission: Free; food and beverage prices vary | Location: Even Stevens, 471 E. St. George Blvd., St. George

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, all day | Washington City Cotton Days | Admission: Free; some activities and vendors may vary | Location: Various Washington City locations, see link
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Lions Club Kite Flight for Reading and Sight | Admission: Free, fundraiser | Location: Park Discovery lawn, 2077 W. Royal Hunte Drive, Cedar City
  • Saturday, 1 p.m. | Story Time | Admission: Free | Location: Washington County Library, Springdale Branch, 126 Lion Blvd., Springdale
  • Saturday, 1-3 p.m. | Dia de los Ninos, Dia de los libros | Admission: Free | Location: Cedar City Library in the Park, 303 N. 100 East, Cedar City
  • Saturday, 2 p.m. | Veterans Pinewood Derby | Admission: Free | Location: Southern Utah Veterans Home, 160 N. 200 East, Ivins

Food/crafts/vendors

Fundraisers/causes

  • Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Bread of Life Community Kitchen | Admission: Free | Location: 2569 N. Freeway Drive, Cedar City
  • Friday, 1-4 p.m. | Food Pantry | Admission: Free | Location: Solomon’s Porch, 1495 S. Blackridge Drive, St. George | Telephone: 435-669-9070
  • Friday, 6 p.m. | Benefit Dinner for Kolt | Admission: $8 | Location: Park Discovery, 2077 W. Royal Hunte Drive, Cedar City
  • Friday-Saturday, 6 p.m. to noon | Relay for Life St. George | Admission: Fundraiser | Location: Hansen Stadium, Dixie State University campus, 225 S. 700 East, St. George
  • Saturday, all day | One Hero at a Time | Admission: Suggested donation of $20 | Location: CasaBlanca Resort and Casino, 950 W. Mesquite Blvd., Mesquite, Nevada
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. | Walk for Remembrance and Hope | Admission: $20 | Location: Main Street Park, 200 N. Main St., Cedar City
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Prescription Drug Take Back | Admission: Free | Location: Smith’s Food and Drug, 633 S. Main St., Cedar City
  • Saturday, 11 a.m. | Barbecue fundraiser for Laurie Lythgoe | Admission: $5 | Location: Zion Harley Davidson, 2345 N. Coral Canyon Blvd., Washington City
  • 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, 8 p.m. | Ryan Chrys and the Rough Cuts | Admission: $3-$5 | Location: Jazzy’s, 285 N. Bluff St., St. George
  • Saturday, 8 p.m. | Wirelefant |  Admission: $3-$5 | Location: Jazzy’s, 285 N. Bluff St., St. George
  • Saturday, 8-11 p.m. | Gunlock County | Admission: No cover; food and beverage prices vary | Location: George’s Corner Restaurant, 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George
  • Saturday, 10 p.m. | Lorin Walker Madsen | Admission: $5 | Location: Mike’s Tavern, 90 W. Hoover Ave., Cedar City

Night life/social

Outdoors/active

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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