Wednesday, October 7, 2015

October Events You Won't Want to Miss

There are some fun events happening this month that you won't want to miss! There is something for all ages. Everyone will be able to find something that they will enjoy.

Friday, October 9th / Saturday, October 10th / Sunday, October 11th:
Art in Kayenta Festival! The hours on Friday and Saturday are from 11:00 am - 7:00 pm. Sunday's hours are 11:00 am - 5:00 pm. The festival will have live music, delicious food, a beer and wine garden, 80 featured artists from around the world, and a live and silent auction.

Admission to the festival is free! The festival is located in the Coyote Gulch Art Village in Kayenta. The address is 875 Coyote Gulch Court, Ivins, UT 84738.

Saturday, October 10th at 10:00 am:
Build a free haunted birdhouse at Lowe's! Register today by clicking here.

Saturday, October 10th from 10:00 am - 9:00 pm:
Live United Music Festival and Benefit at St. George Town Square. The address is 86 S Main Street, St. George, UT 84770. There is no cover charge! There will be food, a ball drop, a car giveaway and live music all day! Don't miss this. All proceeds will benefit 17 local non-profits.

Thursday, October 15th at 7:00 pm:
Witches Night Out at Staheli Farm! Leave the children with a sitter and come have an awesome girls night out! Perfect to get you in the spirit for Halloween! There will be food, prizes, entertainment and lots of witches!

Come dressed in your best witch costume and participate in the What Witches Wear Fashion Show!

Participate in the Watch Me Witch "Nay Nay" dance off or cheer on your follow witches.

Tickets are $18/person. Register and purchase your ticket in advance by clicking here. Staheli Farm is located at 3400 South Washington Fields Road, Washington, UT 84780.

Friday, October 16th and Saturday, October 17th at 9:00 am and 11:30 am:
Waffles and Witches at Staheli Farm. Come eat some waffles provided by Waffle Bliss with the witches who live on the farm! These witches love children but you better watch your back. They are full of pranks and tricks! There will be entertainment, dancing and sing-a-longs.

Registration is required. You can register by clicking here. Tickets are $14/person or $65 for a family of 6. Price includes admission to corn maize, pumpkin patch and farmland.

Staheli Farm is located at 3400 South Washington Fields Road, Washington, UT 84780.

Tuesday, October 20th and Wednesday, October 21st at 7:30 pm:
Bay Pointe Ballet "Dracula" at Dixie State University Cox Performing Arts Center. Located at 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for youth. You can purchase tickets by calling (435) 652-7800 or purchase them online by clicking here.

This seems like it would be really good! I'm excited to see this ballet.

Friday, October 23rd Noon - 7:00 pm and Saturday, October 24th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm:
Spooky Town Fair held at the St. George Town Square! This is a great Halloween event to attend. There will be yummy food, games, bounce houses and a whole lot of fun!

All of the profits will be used for the Washington County School District Classroom Grant program. This grant program gives teachers funding to do special projects in their classrooms that they do not have the funding for.

St. George Town Square is located at 50 South Main Street, St. George, UT 84770. The event is free to attend. For more information visit their website by clicking here.

Friday, October 23rd / Saturday, October 24th / Sunday, October 24th:
Cedar Livestock Heritage Festival. Celebrate the rich agricultural history of Iron County with food, a sheep parade, a car display, games and so much more! For more information click here. Below is a video about the festival.

Saturday, October 24th until Saturday, October 31st:
Thriller at Tuacahn!! My favorite Halloween tradition! It is so much fun and it never gets old even though I go every year. Showtime is 7:30 pm and it is every night during this time frame except Sunday.

Tickets range from $18.50 - $28.50. You can order your tickets by calling (435) 652-3300 or order them online by clicking here. Tuacahn is located at 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, UT 84738.

Now until Saturday, October 31st:
Utah Shakespeare Festival presents Dracula at the Randall L. Jones Theatre located at 300 W Center Street, Cedar City, UT 84720. Tickets range from $24 - $76. To buy tickets or to read more click here.

Now until Saturday, October 31st:
Be brave through the Haunted Mansion at Fiesta Fun! This is the first year Fiesta Fun has done this. They recently built a new building behind their old one and they have turned their old building into a haunted mansion. Are you brave enough to go through? I don't know if I am.

The Haunted Mansion is open Monday - Thursday from 7:00 pm until 11:00 pm and Friday and Saturday from 7:00 pm until midnight. It cost $8.85/person. Fiesta Fun is located at 171 E 1160 S, St. George, UT 84770.

Now until Saturday, October 31st:
Experience Staheli Family Farm! There is so much to do there! The corn maize is one of my favorite fall traditions. They also have a farmland with games, swings, animals, a playground and more! They have a pumpkin patch, chuck wagon diner, campfires and s'mores, a petting zoo, pig races and a cow train. Don't forget the Field of Screams!! I did this in high school and it scared me so bad I haven't been back since! I am a little bit of a wimp though ;-)

The cost for these attractions varies from $7 - $13 depending on what you want to do while you're there. They also have passes available that can save you some money if you plan on doing more than one thing.

Staheli Farm is located at 3400 S Washington Fields Road, Washington, UT 84780. For more information visit their website by clicking here.

*** Enjoy your October! ***

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