Hiking the Grand Canyon

Mark Your Calendars
for the 12th Annual
May 13-19, 2018
Set to begin on Mother's Day

Experience
the Colorado
Plateau

AE_Jackson flat excavation

Discover
Prehistoric
Cultures

Explore Paria Canyon

Explore
Majestic
Canyons

Hiking the North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Enjoy
Adventure
Hiking

North Rim of the Grand Canyon vista

Imagine
Yourself
Here

Welcome to Southern Utah's premiere Festival of Experiential Learning, Discovery, Arts and Adventure!

Enhance your connection to Mother Earth. Celebrate the centennial of America’s National Parks! Amazing Earthfest features 35 exciting events, beginning Mother’s Day, May 14, 2017! We organize a thought provoking, informative, mission-driven, educational festival for all ages connecting people to nature and the gorgeous landscapes of southern Utah and northern Arizona. Enjoy arts, culture, documentary film, live entertainment, presentations and guided outdoor adventures amidst some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. Meet new friends. Learn more about places you love. Get involved. Make a difference.

Celebrating National and State Parks, National Forests, Monuments, and Public Lands of the American West.

Support the Amazing Earthfest today!

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Amazing Earthfest invites families and individuals from across the nation and around the world to celebrate the National and State Parks, Forests, Monuments and Public Lands of the Colorado Plateau in all their majestic beauty! Discover these truly exquisite, world-class destinations. Embark on a wide range of guided adventures or settle in and relax at a series of specially selected, contemporary award-winning documentary films that provide opportunities for learning about issues of planetary, national, and regional significance in a cool, comfortable theater.

Amazing Earthfest is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Your contribution is tax-deductible. Check with your tax advisor for details!

Events

See what's happening at the next Amazing Earthfest!

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SIDEWALK ASTRONOMY

The glare from typical city street and parking lot lighting can obliterate all but the brightest astronomical objects. However this has not kept amateur astronomers from setting up a telescope to share a quick view of a planet or double star, and take some time to talk about “what’s up”. Enjoy conversation, star stories and a telescopic view of sky objects[…]


Start Time: 9:30 pm, Start Date: 05/18/2017
Location: Center Street (US Hwy 89) at the corner of 100 East in Kanab
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TOUR THE GALAXY

Zoom in and get a close up look at the gems of the southern Utah spring sky. This is a good week for night sky viewing! We’ll gaze at wispy nebula, star clusters and galaxies, plus Jupiter through an astronomical quality telescope. Join scientist and astronomy interpreter Randy Dunning, to gain appreciation for the scale and wonder of our galaxy. Nighttime in[…]


Start Time: 9:30 pm, Start Date: 05/19/2017
Location: Cottonwood Canyon Trailhead near the water tank at the top of Stansfield Street in the Kanab Creek Ranchos.

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May 1, 2017                                                                                                        PRESS RELEASE Contact: Rich Csenge, Festival Director jiw@gwi.net   435-644-3735 www.AmazingEarthfest.org   11th Amazing Earthfest Documentary Films Focus on Climate Change; Ways to Respond By Rich Csenge, Director, Amazing Earthfest The big screen is a mesmerizing force in modern lifestyles. From TV to live streaming; the local movie theater, to Netflix, to video games; we Americans spend…

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Mar

By Rich Csenge, Founding Director   Southern Utah’s Amazing Earthfest begins its 11th consecutive festival year with seven days of fascinating experiential learning, outdoor adventure, arts, science, community building and award winning documentary film events, May 14-20, 2017.  Mark your calendars now. This is the year to celebrate the beloved natural heritage of all Americans: Our National and State Parks,…

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May 11, 2017                                                                                                      PRESS RELEASE Contact: Rich Csenge, Festival Director jiw@gwi.net   435-644-3735 www.AmazingEarthfest.org Southern Utah’s Amazing Earthfest Celebrates Public Lands; Cultivates Collaborative Style At a time when discord over the future of Western public lands is running wild, here’s…

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