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.
Events Division Calendar
2022 Cedar City Events Division Calendar offerings below:
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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 10, 2022
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.
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!
SEPTEMBER 23-24, 2022 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.
AUGUST 13, 2022
NOVEMBER 11 -13, 2022
Hocus Focus in Downtown Cedar City
*MORE INFO COMING SOON*
November 26, 2022Usher 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.
POSTPONED TO SPRING 2023
DECEMBER 31, 2022
The Cedar City Finale New Year’s Festival is one event that you don’t want to miss!