Southern Utah’s 2017 Event Calendar

Southern Utah’s 2017 Event Calendar

Here at Dennis Miller Homes, we love building in Southern Utah because… well… it means we get to live here. St. George provides wonderful activities that are offered throughout the surrounding area. As we head into the new year of 2017, we wanted to provide you with a list of our favorite activities that happen throughout the year. As you plan your family outings, make sure you take a look at this list so that you don’t miss out on some of the great things Washington County has to offer.


January

Art to Zion Art and Studio TOUR (Jan 12-16)

The “Arts to Zion” Art and Studio TOUR is a self-guided art adventure  though our beautiful, mountainous, breathtaking countryside

February

St. George Area Parade of Homes (Feb 17-26)

This is a must-attend event for anyone looking to build a custom home. General contractors throughout Southern Utah will feature some of their best work. Attending the parade helps new home builders get ideas for color schemes, floor plans, landscaping and more.

March

Mini Indy Charity Race (Mar 22-24)

Sponsored by Skywest Airlines and the City of St. George, this charity event brings groups of people together to race miniature Indy-style race cars. Proceeds raised from this event help support the United Way Dixie.

April

Spring Tour-De-St. George (Apr 8)

Come enjoy one of the must-attend cycling events of the year.  Just as the weather starts getting warmer, cyclists from around the country come and compete in this race for various levels of cyclists. The finish line will have all sorts of entertainment for friends and family.

May

Brian Regan at Tuacahn Amphitheater (May 4-6)

This event is turning into a must-see for locals and visitors alike. With the beautiful red mountains of Tuacahn’s amphitheater as your backdrop, enjoy one of the nation’s top comedians. Buy your tickets quick though, they won’t last long.

Hurricane Mud Run (May 13)

This 5k obstacle course is loaded with lots of mud and lots of fun. Bring a work group, family, or run alone. The Hurricane mud run will surely be one of the highlights of 2017.

June

Pro WaterCross (Jun 24-25)

Spend your weekend camping over at Sand Hollow State Park as you enjoy this high octane event.

July

Tuacahn Amphitheater (Entire Month)

July features an entire month of Tuachan’s musicals. This year, guests will get to enjoy Shrek, Disney’s The Newsies, or Mama Mia! If you have never been to a Tuacahn performance, you are missing out.

August

Washington County Fair (Aug 10-13)

Held annually, this family-fun event features carnival rides, festive food, entertainment, award-winning crops, and livestock exhibits. A great event if you are looking to build family traditions.

September

Dixie Lions’ Roundup Rodeo

Come enjoy one of the local favorites in the Dixie Roundup. Watch one of America’s oldest sources of entertainment as professional bull riders and barrel racers dazzle the crowd.

Santa Clara Swiss Days (Sep 28-30)

A celebration of the Swiss settlers of Santa Clara, this festival offers parades, car shows, a 5k run, booths, and much more. Be apart of the celebration that every Santa Clara native looks forward to.

October

St. George Marathon (Oct 7)

This award winning race attracts running fanatics from across the globe. Come watch or participate in one of the most popular marathons in the country.

Huntsman World Senior Games (Oct 9-21)

Making its start in 1987, this international sports competition features athletes ages 50 and older from across the globe. Featuring more than 30 athletic competitions, this sporting event encourages its visitors to enjoy the beautiful scenery the area has to offer.

November

What Women Want Expo

Come enjoy this expo tailored toward all things women want and enjoy. Booths will feature clothing, cleaning supplies, trendy accessories, and, of course, food.

December

The Forgotten Carols

For over 25 years this production by Michael McLean has been a family tradition during the holiday season. Come experience the magic of Christmas at Dixie State University’s Cox Auditorium.


As you can see, there is plenty to do all year round. If you haven’t moved here already, or are even looking to relocate, come to Dennis Miller Homes so that we can start designing your dream home. We don’t want you to miss out on all of the fun things happening here in sunny St. George.


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