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.
Calendar of Events:
Star SearchMARCH 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!
Cedar City Half MarathonSEPTEMBER 9, 2023
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.
Spring FiestaMAY 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!
Summer Yoga in the Park8:00 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
Moonwalk & 5K RunJuly 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.
Downtown Hocus FocusOCTOBER 2023
Hocus Focus in Downtown Cedar City
Trick or treat with businesses in historic downtown Cedar City!
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.
Downtown Lighting Ceremony
November 25, 2023Usher 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.