About Us

Cedar City Events Division promotes, recruits, develops, and facilitates events that have a positive economic impact and support the community's cultural standards. As part of the Cedar City Economic Development department, the Events Division develops a series of events to support the Festival City USA brand, playing a critical role in promoting Cedar City's assets and facilities with research-driven marketing, premium content, strategic partnerships, and a strong community volunteer base. Four main areas exist for the division.

  • Event Promotion
  • Event Recruitment
  • Event Development
  • Event Facilitation


To provide Cedar City a diversity of outstanding experiences that increase overall visitation, raise Festival City brand awareness, and, ultimately, fulfill the visionary roadmap set in place by Cedar City's culture and heritage.

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  1. Brooke Twitchell

    Events Director

Calendar of Events:

2023 Cedar City Events
LOVE - Cedar City

Love Where You Live

We LOVE Cedar City and we know many of our community and visitors do too! Learn more about why we love our City and check out our LOVE letters during the month of February in Mayor's Park!

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Cedar City Half Marathon

This popular, closed-canyon half marathon takes runners down the breathtaking Cedar Canyon. The 13.1-mile course is one of the nation’s fastest, with runners descending from 8,400 feet to 5,600 feet at the finish line.

Airport Bingo

Airport Bingo

FEBRUARY 21, 2023
7 PM

Learn about the daily operations of Cedar City Regional Airport, help raise money for Iron County Care & Share, win awesome BINGO prizes!
Doors open at 6:30pm, Bingo starts at 7pm
$5 per person, at the door, includes 1 bingo card
$3 per additional bingo cards

Yoga in the Park

Summer Yoga in the Park

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
West Canyon Park

Saturday, June 17, 2023
Saturday, July 15, 2023
Saturday, August 19, 2023

Saturday, September 16, 2023
Star Search 2023

Star Search

MARCH 3, 2023
Do you have a talent that you’re itching to share with Cedar City? Show us what you’ve got at the Cedar City Star Search Talent Competition!


SEPTEMBER 2023       
 Back for another year, the Utah edition of the Belgian Waffle Ride promises unparalleled punishment for entrants, with a new course, more teeth-rattling gravel, and the vistas only southern Utah can provide.

Fiesta Slow Roll 2022

Spring Fiesta

MAY 5, 2023
Kick-off the summer with the Slow Roll community bike ride! Join the Cedar City Active Transportation Committee for a family-friendly-block-party experience, with live entertainment, food trucks, vendors and MORE!
birthdayNOVEMBER 2023

Join the Historic Preservation Committee for Cedar City’s birthday. The three-day celebration will commemorate the history, struggles, and accomplishments of Cedar City's residents.


Moonwalk & 5K Run

July 29, 2023            
If you like to run at night or howl at the moon, come out for the Moonwalk and 5k Run on the Cedar City Trail System.  
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Downtown Lighting Ceremony

November 25, 2023

Usher in the Christmas season at our Downtown Lighting Ceremony. Join us as we turn on the lights in Historic Downtown with a holiday feast for the senses of music, hot chocolate and a surprise visit from the Jolly Old Elf himself.
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Downtown Hocus Focus

Hocus Focus in Downtown Cedar City

Trick or treat with businesses in historic downtown Cedar City!