TGIF Show: Your weekend adventure guide brought to you by Virgin River Casino

SOUTHERN UTAH — The weekend is almost here, and that means it’s time to look for adventure – whether it’s 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 Amy talk about their weekend picks:

See video top of this listing.

Weekend events | August 23 – August 25

Art               

  • Friday, 1 p.m. | Card Class | Admission: Free | Location: 793 S. Bluff St., St George.
  • Friday, 8:30-10 p.m. | Campus Tye Dye | Admission: Free | Location: University Housing at SUU, 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon | St. George Weaving Studio at Downtown Farmers Market | Admission: Free | Location: Downtown Farmers’ Market, 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon | DIY Pizza Box Solar Ovens w/ DiversiTEACH & DSU STEM Outreach | Admission: $2 | Location: Downtown Farmers’ Market, 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Saturday, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Paint day for novice | Admission: | Location: New U Recovery Inc. 76 E. 7570 South, Midvale.
  • Saturday, 3-4:30 p.m. | Yarn Painting | Admission: $40 | Location: And Yarn, 909 S. Main St., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 3-5 p.m. | Henna Happy Hour! | Admission: $5 stencils, $10 freehand | Location: Lone Kitten Tattoos, 459 N. 1300 E., Ste 1, St. George.
  • Saturday, 4-6:30 p.m. | Paint Nite ~Adults Only~ at The Office Lounge |  Admission: $25 | Location: The Office Lounge, 731 S. Convention Center Drive, St. George.
  • Saturday, 6-8:30 p.m. | Paint Nite ~Adults Only~ at Cedar City Elks | Admission: $35 | Location: Cedar City Elks Lodge No. 1556, 111 E. 200 North, Cedar City.

Education/enlightenment    

Entertainment     

  • Friday, 1-5 p.m. | The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two and Three | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 2 p.m., Saturday, 8 p.m. | Hamlet | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 6-11 p.m. | Sunset on the Square feat. “The Lego Movie 2 – The Second Part” | Admission: Free | Location: St. George Town Square,  50 S. Main St., St. George.
  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | Docutah presents “Prophets Prey” film | Admission: $10 | Location: Docutah, 225 S. University Ave., St. George.
  • Friday, 7:30-10:15 p.m. | The Scarlet Pimpernel | Admission: $19-23 | Location: St. George Musical Theater, 212 N. Main St., St. George.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30-10 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m. | Newsies | Admission: Various | Location: The Stage Door, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George.
  • Friday, 8-10 p.m. | Macbeth | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 8 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m. | Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 7:30-10 p.m. | Vista Middle & Tuacahn High Family Night at Newsies | Admission: Discounted | Location: The Stage Door, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George.
  • Saturday, 8-10 p.m. | Twelfth Night | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Sunday, 11 a.m. | Bhangra Dance | Admission: Donation | Location: Downtown Yoga Awakened Soul, 50 E. Tabernacle St., St. George.

Family     

Foods/vendors/crafts    

  • Friday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. | Lillian West Trunk Show | Admission: Free| Location: Bell Tower Bridal and Boutique, 1386 E. 100 South, Ste H, St. George.
  • Friday, 4-9 p.m. | Slow Roasted Prime Rib | Admission: $21.99 plus gratuity | Location: Sand Hollow Resort, 5662 Clubhouse Drive, Hurricane.
  • Friday, 6 p.m. | Romanian Point Lace | Admission: $85 | Location: And Yarn, 909 S. Main St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 6:30 p.m. | 4-Course Dinner Paring | Admission: Various | Location: The Ledges of St. George, 1585 Ledges Parkway, St. George.
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. | RSQ’d Treasures Garage Sale Fundraiser | Admission: Free | Location: RSQ DOGS.
  • Saturday, 8:30-9:30 a.m. | Fermenting Flour for digestion | Admission: Free | Location: Downtown Farmers’ Market, 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon | The Downtown Farmers’ Market | Admission: Free | Location: Downtown Farmers’ Market, 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. | Enterprise Cornfest | Admission: Free | Location: Enterprise Cornfest, 400 S. 400 East, Enterprise.
  • Saturday 11 a.m to 3 p.m. | Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method | Admission: $110 | Location: Reclaimed, 37 E. St George Blvd., St. George.
  • Sunday, 10 a.m. | Boozey Brunch is Back | Admission: $9.99 | Location: Toadz, 432 N. 100 West, Cedar City.

Music    

Nightlife/social   

  • Thursday, 6 p.m. | Board Game Night | Admission: Free | Location: Noggin Games, 1830 N. Main St. Ste 3, Cedar City.
  • Friday, 1 a.m. | Toadz Game Night | Admission: No cover | Location: Toadz, 432 N. 100 West, Cedar City.
  • Friday, 8-11:55 p.m. | ,YSA Welcome Back Dance | Admission: Free | Location: St. George Utah YSA 2nd Stake, 441 S. 2200 East, St. George.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon | Student Appreciation Pool Party | Admission: | Location: RAVEN Self Defense Academy, 46 E. State St., Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 2-6 p.m. | Back to College Bash | Admission: Free | Location: Walmart, Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 5-7 p.m. | Newsies Talk Back & Tacos | Admission: Various | Location: The Stage Door, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George.
  • Saturday, 5-7 p.m. | ASL at the Grind Coffee | Admission: | Location: The Grind Coffeehouse, 19 N. Main St., Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 6:30-11 p.m. | Totally Awesome 80’s Party | Admission: $10 | Location: Sand Hollow Resort, 5662 Clubhouse Drive, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 7 p.m. | Coral Canyon Ice Cream Social & Sweet Treats | Admission: Free to residents | Location: Coral Canyon HOA, 3150 East Grasslands Parkway, Washington.
  • Saturday, 9 p.m. | 18+ Nerds Vs Jocks Party | Admission: $10 | Location: Washington City Community Center.

Outdoor/active/sporting 

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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