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 | September 6 – September 8

Art            

Education/enlightenment   

  • Friday, 8 a.m to 10 p.m. | Adaptive Ops Academy | Admission: Various | Location: Adaptive Ops, 1031 S. Bluff St., St. George.
  • Friday, 6-7 p.m. | Beginner Birdwatching | Admission: $57 | Location: SUU Community Education, 136 W. University Blvd., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 7-10 p.m. | UAR Convention 2019 | Admission: Various | Location: Dixie Convention Center, 1835 S. Convention Center Drive, St. George.
  • Friday, 9-10:30 a.m. | START STG – Monthly Entrepreneur Meetup | Admission: Free | Location: 453 S. 600 East, St. George.
  • Friday-Saturday, 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. | 2-Day Intensive DANCE Training | Admission: Various | Location: Ramada, 1440 E. St. George Blvd., St. George.
  • Saturday, 7-10 a.m. | Basic Rider Course | Admission: Various | Location: Dixie College Hurricane Center, 112 S. 700 West, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Indie Birth Workshop | Admission: Various | Location: Moon Tree Midwifery, 1332 N. 625 West, No. 2, Cedar City.

Entertainment      

  • Friday, 2-3 p.m. | Every Brilliant Thing | Admission: $56 | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | However Long | Admission: $10 | Location: Red Cliffs Theatre, 1750 Red Cliffs Drive, St. George.
  • Friday, 3:30-5 p.m. | Docutah – “Pariah Dog” | Admission: Various | Location: St. George.
  • Friday, 6:40-8:20 p.m. | Docutah Int’l Documentary Film Festival | Admission: Various | Location:  Red Cliffs Theatre, 1750 Red Cliffs Drive, 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, 8-10 p.m. | Macbeth | Admission: Various | Location: Utah Shakespeare Festival, 300 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30 a.m to 10 p.m. | Summer Travel Series III: Utah Shakespeare Festival | Admission: Various | Location: Cedar City.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7:30-10 p.m., Saturday matinee, 2 p.m. | Newsies | Admission: Various | Location: The Stage Door, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | A Midsummer Night’s Dream auditions | Admission: Free | Location: Cedar City Junior Ballet, 173 N. 100 West, Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. PDT | Annual Back-to-School Party with a Twist | Admission: $10 | Location: Envy Nightclub and Lounge, 792 W. Pioneer Blvd., Mesquite.

Family    

Foods/vendors/crafts   

Music   

Nightlife/social           

  • Thursday, 6 p.m. | Board Game Night | Admission: Free | Location: Noggin Games, 1839 N. Main St., St. George.
  • Friday, 6-8 p.m. | Bowling – ASL | Admission: Various | Location: Fiesta Fun Center Entertainment, 171 E 1160 South, St. George,
  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | Open House Party | Admission: Free | Location: City View Apartments, 38 W. Tabernacle St., St. George.
  • Saturday, 8:30-9:15 a.m. | Men’s Club Breakfast | Admission: Free | Location: Red Cliffs Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1165 W. Silicon Circle, St. George.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Because Animals Matter Fundraising Poker Run | Admission: Various | Location: Rocky Mountain ATVMC, 472 W Buena Vista Blvd., Washington.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. | Mats and Mimosas | Admission: Free, $3 drinks | Location: Toadz, 432 N. 100 West, Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 4-8 p.m. | Star Splash Bash | Admission: Free | Location: Washington City Community Center.
  • Saturday, 5-7:30 p.m. | Dixie State Tailgate | Admission: Free | Location: DSU Alumni Association, 684 E. 500 South, St. George.
  • Saturday, 8-10 p.m. | Trivia Night | Admission: Free | Location: Wing Nutz, 250 N. Red Cliffs Drive, St. George.
  • Saturday, 9 p.m. | Welcome Back Pajama Party | Admission: No cover | Location: Toadz, 432 N. 100 West, Cedar City.

Outdoor/active/sporting        

  • Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. | SUU vs. Middle Tennessee | Admission: Various | Location: America First Event Center, 351 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Friday, 7-9 p.m. | Home Football Game | Admission: Free | Location: Pine View High School.
  • Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. | Last One Standing Ultra Race | Admission: Various | Location: City of St. George Crosby Family Confluence Park, 1850 S. Convention Center Drive, St. George.
  • Saturday, 7 a.m. | Yoga in The Bowl at Sand Hollow Resort sponsored by Granogi | Admission: $20 | Location: Sand Hollow Resort, 5662 Clubhouse Drive, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 8-9 a.m. | Yoga at the Market | Admission: Free | Location: 2 W. St. George Blvd., St. George
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Hurricane Valley Chamber Golf Tournament | Admission: Various | Location: Sky Mountain Golf Course, 1030 N. 2600 West, Hurricane.
  • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Truck Show/Grand Opening | Admission: Free | Location: A&M Diesel Repair & Tire, 2276 W. 580 North, Cedar City.
  • Saturday, 1-4 p.m. | SUU vs. BSU | Admission: Various | Location: America First Event Center, 351 W. Center St., Cedar City.
  • Sunday, 10:30-11 a.m. | Mastering Peace | Admission: $10 | Location: 35 N. Main St., St. George.
  • Sunday-Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Tour of Southern Utah | Admission: Free | Location: Planet Ultra, 250 N. Red Cliffs Drive, St. George.

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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