The 2019 Schedule of Events for the 13th annual Amazing Earthfest is nearly complete!  Our themes are the Centennial of Grand Canyon National Park (1919 to 2019), and Preserving Starry Skies over the Colorado Plateau!  Check back soon to see all the cool activities we offer!

Guided hikes, cycling and outdoor adventures, arts, science, ethics, astronomy, public land management, back-country exploration, community and sustainable living are all in the program at Amazing Earthfest. If you haven’t attended southern Utah’s Amazing Earthfest before, a memorable experience awaits you! Most events are free!

Scroll down on this page to see festival events listed in chronological order by date and time.

Activities are scheduled in five categories. Click on a category, or simply scroll through the complete list on this page!

Event Listings are UTAH TIME, (Mountain Daylight Time), unless otherwise noted!  Please allow sufficient drive time for events outside Kanab City limits. Remember, Arizona remains on standard time all year round. So for example, from April thru October, 9:00 AM in Utah is 8:00 AM in Arizona.

Looking to see what we’ve done in past years? Click  on our “past events” tab!

12th Amazing Earthfest Schedule of Events PDF

To see a history of festival events, browse our “Past Events” pages too!

While traveling through southwestern Utah, stop in at the Kane County Office of Tourism, 78 South 100 East, Kanab, and ask for information about our festival.  Visit the ATTEND page on our website for details!


RECITAL by NAVAJO CLASSICAL PIANIST CONNOR CHEE – Fredonia, AZ.

Paiute Cultural Friendship Dance! SOLO RECITAL by Navajo Classical Pianist Connor Chee  Listen Here: https://www.connorchee.com/ Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018, 7:00 PM Arizona Time (8:00 PM Utah Time) Location: Fredonia High School — 221 Hortt St, Fredonia, AZ. (928) 643-7333 Tickets On Line $10:     or     Cash at the Door.     Children under 10 Free! Buy Tickets Now:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/recital-by-navajo-classical-pianist-connor-chee-tickets-44468817430?aff=ebdssbcitybrowse Amazing Earthfest brings you the very highest caliber in live musical experience. The accomplished Navajo Piano [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/19/18 location: Fredonia High School -- 221 Hortt St, Fredonia, AZ.

SONGS, STARS AND PLANETS Live Music, Good Food & Dark Skies Re-Scheduled!

Night Sky Viewing Event! SONGS, STARS AND PLANETS Live Music, Good Food & Dark Skies Date: Saturday, May 19, 2017 Time: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM Location: Juniper Ridge, 2631 N, Hwy 89A, Fredonia AZ. 86022 This Event has been Re-Scheduled to take place on Saturday night! Description: Juniper Ridge Restaurant, Saloon and Sports Bar offers a respite from the formal dining experience of Kanab. Chat with owner Kurt Jacobsen and take in a memorable [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/19/18 location: Juniper Ridge, 2631 N, Hwy 89A, Fredonia AZ. 86022

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/19/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK Date: Tuesday, May 15 – Saturday, May 19, 2018 Time: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Arizona Time (10 AM – 6 PM Utah Time) Location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona Directions: The Museum and Heritage Park is located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A. Description: Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/19/18 location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona, located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A.

RECITAL by NAVAJO CLASSICAL PIANIST CONNOR CHEE – Springdale, UT.

Paiute Cultural Friendship Dance! SOLO RECITAL by Navajo Classical Pianist Connor Chee      Listen Here: https://www.connorchee.com/ Date: Friday, May 18, 2018, 8:00 PM Location: Canyon Community Center — 126 Lion Blvd, Springdale, UT. (435) 772-3434     Website: http://zarts.org/wp/ Tickets On Line $15     or    Cash at the Door.     Children under 10 Free! Buy Tickets Now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/recital-by-navajo-classical-pianist-connor-chee-tickets-44429623199?aff=ehomecard Amazing Earthfest brings you the very highest caliber in live musical experience. The accomplished Navajo Piano [...]


start time: 8:00 pm start date: 05/18/18 location: Canyon Community Center -- 126 Lion Blvd, Springdale, UT.

REX SEABURY (Utah Slim) IN CONCERT AT JACOB HAMBLIN PARK

FOLK CONCERT AT JACOB HAMBLIN PARK Western Acoustic Folk Artist, Utah Slim Date: Friday, May 18, 2018 Time: 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Location:  Jacob Hamblin Park, north end of Main Street near the windmill. Description: No one in Utah expresses the beauty and wonder of the Colorado Plateau, and the struggle to safeguard its future like the impassioned award winning Western Acoustic Folk Artist Utah Slim. Rex Seabury aka Utah Slim loves to sing [...]


start time: 7:30 pm start date: 05/18/18 location: Jacob Hamblin Park, north end of Main Street, NEAR THE WINDMILL

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/18/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/18/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK Date: Tuesday, May 15 – Saturday, May 19, 2018 Time: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Arizona Time (10 AM – 6 PM Utah Time) Location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona Directions: The Museum and Heritage Park is located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A. Description: Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/18/18 location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona, located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A.

RECITAL by NAVAJO CLASSICAL PIANIST CONNOR CHEE – Ivins, UT.

Paiute Cultural Friendship Dance! SOLO RECITAL by NAVAJO CLASSICAL PIANIST CONNOR CHEE      Listen Here: https://www.connorchee.com/ Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018, 7:30 PM Location: Center for the Arts at Kayenta — 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, UT. (435) 674-2787  Website: http://www.kayentaarts.com/ Buy Tickets Now: http://www.kayentaarts.com/event/connor-chee-navajo-concert-pianist/2018-05-17/ Amazing Earthfest brings you the very highest caliber in live musical experience. The accomplished Navajo Piano Soloist Connor Chee is virtuosic in performance, sensitive in interpretation, and adventurous in music [...]


start time: 7:30 pm start date: 05/17/18 location: Center for the Arts at Kayenta -- 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, UT.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK Date: Tuesday, May 15 – Saturday, May 19, 2018 Time: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Arizona Time (10 AM – 6 PM Utah Time) Location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona Directions: The Museum and Heritage Park is located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A. Description: Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/17/18 location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona, located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK Date: Tuesday, May 15 – Saturday, May 19, 2018 Time: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Arizona Time (10 AM – 6 PM Utah Time) Location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona Directions: The Museum and Heritage Park is located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A. Description: Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/17/18 location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona, located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A.

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/16/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/16/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK Date: Tuesday, May 15 – Saturday, May 19, 2018 Time: Open 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Arizona Time (10 AM – 6 PM Utah Time) Location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona Directions: The Museum and Heritage Park is located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A. Description: Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/16/18 location: 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona, located at the Fredonia Welcome Center on the east side of US 89-A.

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/15/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

A CLOSE LOOK AT THE GREAT GALLERY

A CLOSE LOOK AT THE GREAT GALLERY Date: Monday, May 14, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East US. Hwy 89, Kanab. Description: Native American rock art and ruins are recognized, respected and held sacred by today’s native peoples. Join former President of the Utah Rock Art Research Association, Richard Jenkinson, for a close-up look at the Great Gallery, located in western Canyonlands National Park. This set of unusually [...]


start time: 3:00 pm start date: 05/14/18 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East US. Hwy 89, Kanab.

ART ATTACK!

ART ATTACK!  Date: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday Time: 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM Location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab. Description: Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, [...]


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/14/18 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

UTAH ROCK ART

Native American rock art and ruins are still recognized, respected and held sacred by today’s native peoples. Join former President of the Utah Rock Art Research Association, Richard Jenkinson, to see vivid images of Utah rock art and learn more about this fine research organization. URARA offers opportunities in Utah to participate in preservation, site stewarding, documentation and monitoring as it works to protect prehistoric rock art sites around the West. https://urara.wildapricot.org/


start time: 1:00 pm start date: 05/20/17 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East US. Hwy 89, Kanab.

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ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art.  WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/20/17 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

IN THE MOMENT WITH WATERCOLOR

NOTE: This event listing is Arizona Time (9am AZ Time is 10am UT Time) Explore your inner artist and experience some “quiet/creative time” at Pipe Spring National Monument. Join this ranger-led activity for all ages to observe, sketch and use watercolor to express yourself at an inspiring, nationally significant historic site enveloped by a beautiful southwest landscape. Art supplies will be provided and you may also bring your own if you have them. Complete activity schedule at [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/20/17 location: Pipe Spring National Monument, 14 miles west of Fredonia, AZ, on Hwy 389.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

This event takes place in Arizona. 8 AM Arizona Time is 9 AM Utah Time! Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways of life and peoples of southern Utah and the Arizona Strip. Navajo and ancient Puebloan pottery, a large collection of projectile points and many other artifacts are on display as well as hundreds of photos of rock art found in the region. The Fredonia Historical [...]


start time: 8:00 am start date: 05/20/17 location: Red Pueblo Museum and Heritage Park, 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona

MINDFUL PHOTOGRAPHY: Savoring The Outdoor Experience

Outside, away from civilization, is a symphony of sensory experiences. Join GSENM Artist in Residence, Jared Warren, for an interactive presentation about awareness.  With a deep and varied history in Eastern philosophical traditions, mindfulness is training oneself to be aware, truly present, and to fully experience everything this moment has to offer. Make the most of your outdoor adventures! Learn simple skills like slowing down, observing, savoring, and being aware of unreasonable or unhelpful thoughts [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/19/17 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East US. Hwy 89, Kanab.

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ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art.  WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/19/17 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

This event takes place in Arizona. 8 AM Arizona Time is 9 AM Utah Time! Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways of life and peoples of southern Utah and the Arizona Strip. Navajo and ancient Puebloan pottery, a large collection of projectile points and many other artifacts are on display as well as hundreds of photos of rock art found in the region. The Fredonia Historical [...]


start time: 8:00 am start date: 05/19/17 location: Red Pueblo Museum and Heritage Park, 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona

WILD KANE WELCOMES WILLOW WIND: Local Poets Gather With People Who Love Nature

Experience an inspiring, collaborative evening of original poetry and passion for nature in a beautiful art space! Willow Wind Poets, a newly established chapter of the Utah State Poetry Society, celebrates its amazing, chosen homeland; Kane County, Utah. Wild Kane County, organized by residents of Kanab, strives to honor the intrinsic value and beauty of the natural world, and advance the preservation and restoration of wildlife and wild lands in Kane County. Everyone is invited [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/18/17 location: Raven’s Heart Gallery, 57 West Center Street, Kanab, Utah.

A FIELD EXERCISE IN MINDFUL PHOTOGRAPHY

Outside, away from civilization, is a symphony of sensory experiences. Join GSENM Artist in Residence, Jared Warren, http://www.jaredwarrenphotography.com/ for an extraordinary mindfulness photography workshop out on Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Learn how to slow down, observe, savor, be aware and fully experience the now moment to compose and capture your best images. Limited to 10 people.  


start time: 4:00 pm start date: 05/18/17 location: Meet at the GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East US. Hwy 89, Kanab. Utah. Carpool or caravan to the destination, allowing 1.5 to 2 hours for round-trip driving time.

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ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art.  WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/18/17 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

This event takes place in Arizona. 8 AM Arizona Time is 9 AM Utah Time! Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways of life and peoples of southern Utah and the Arizona Strip. Navajo and ancient Puebloan pottery, a large collection of projectile points and many other artifacts are on display as well as hundreds of photos of rock art found in the region. The Fredonia Historical [...]


start time: 8:00 am start date: 05/18/17 location: Red Pueblo Museum and Heritage Park, 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

This event takes place in Arizona. 8 AM Arizona Time is 9 AM Utah Time! Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways of life and peoples of southern Utah and the Arizona Strip. Navajo and ancient Puebloan pottery, a large collection of projectile points and many other artifacts are on display as well as hundreds of photos of rock art found in the region. The Fredonia Historical [...]


start time: 8:00 am start date: 05/17/17 location: Red Pueblo Museum and Heritage Park, 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona

RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

This event takes place in Arizona. 8 AM Arizona Time is 9 AM Utah Time! Take a step back in time to discover clues that help us understand prehistoric ways of life and peoples of southern Utah and the Arizona Strip. Navajo and ancient Puebloan pottery, a large collection of projectile points and many other artifacts are on display as well as hundreds of photos of rock art found in the region. The Fredonia Historical [...]


start time: 8:00 am start date: 05/16/17 location: Red Pueblo Museum and Heritage Park, 900 North Hwy 89-A, Fredonia, Arizona

Rocking V Cafe logo
ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art.  WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/15/17 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

IN THE MOMENT WITH WATERCOLOR

NOTE: This event listing is Arizona Time (9am AZ Time is 10am UT Time) Explore your inner artist and experience some “quiet/creative time” at Pipe Spring National Monument. Join this ranger-led activity for all ages to observe, sketch and use watercolor to express yourself at an inspiring, nationally significant historic site enveloped by a beautiful southwest landscape. Art supplies will be provided and you may also bring your own if you have them. Complete activity schedule at [...]


start time: 9:00 am start date: 05/15/17 location: Pipe Spring National Monument, 14 miles west of Fredonia, AZ, on Hwy 389.

MINDFUL PHOTOGRAPHY: Savoring The Outdoor Experience

Outside, away from civilization, is a symphony of sensory experiences. Join GSENM Artist in Residence, Jared Warren, for an interactive presentation about awareness.  With a deep and varied history in Eastern philosophical traditions, mindfulness is training oneself to be aware, truly present, and to fully experience everything this moment has to offer. Make the most of your outdoor adventures! Learn simple skills like slowing down, observing, savoring, and being aware of unreasonable or unhelpful thoughts [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/14/17 location: Escalante Interagency Visitor Center, UT Hwy 12, Escalante, Utah

PHOTOGRAPHING THE NIGHT SKY

Interest in photographing night skies has escalated with recent improvements in low light sensitivity of digital cameras. However, the ever increasing spread of light pollution is making dark sky sanctuaries harder to find. Southern Utah has some of the darkest skies anywhere in the lower 48 states. Photographers, amateur astronomers and visitors are increasingly drawn to experience the dark night sky above Grand Staircase and Vermilion Cliffs National Monuments and Zion, Grand Canyon, and Bryce [...]


start time: 4:15 pm start date: 05/14/17 location: Crescent Moon Theater, 150 South 100 East, Kanab.

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ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art.  WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/14/17 location: The Rafters Gallery, upstairs at The Rocking V Café, 97 West Center St. Kanab.

LANDSCAPE OF THE HEART – Expressions of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument by 3 Artists in Residence with Keynote Address by Stephen Trimble

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument with a noted speaker and three distinguished 2016 GSENM Artists in Residence; Writer Becca Worby, Musician Arvel Bird and Photographer James Tarpley. Experience the Monument’s stunning beauty and remote wildness through perceptive emotions in words, music and imagery. Revel in an evening of artistic creativity like no other as three gifted artists express this land of extremes with different eyes and unique [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/14/16 location: Crescent Moon Theater, 150 South 100 East, Kanab.

LIVE MUSIC AND DINING AT JAKE’S – An authentic Western cultural experience!

Jake’s Chaparral is a family owned restaurant committed to providing a “Western Cowboy experience” with food and activities set to the theme, “Be a Cowboy for a Night.” Enjoy great music by solo Western Folklife artist, Kenny Hall, a 2015 star performer at the Western Folk Life Center in Elko Nevada. Traditional country-style meals include BBQ Ribs, roasted chicken, baked beans, country potatoes,  salad, rolls, and spice cake. Coffee and lemonade are included. Beer and [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 05/14/16 location: Jake’s Chaparral, 86 South 200 West, Kanab, Utah

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/14/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/13/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

EARTH FESTIVAL CHAMBER CONCERT

On this occasion Amazing Earthfest brings you the very highest caliber in chamber music performance. Each of these fine classical musicians is an accomplished soloist. Meet these outstanding players, share conversation with friends, and mingle with visiting guests after the performance. Ticket sales each year for Amazing Earthfest concerts help bring extraordinary talent to Kane County.  Thank you for supporting these fine performances! Rarely performing in southern Utah, the Paradigm Trio based in Salt Lake [...]


start time: 7:00 pm start date: 05/12/16 location: Kanab High School Auditorium, 59 East Cowboy Drive, Kanab

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/12/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/12/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

UNLEASH YOUR SPIRIT – GSENM 2016 Artist in Residence Music Workshops

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! Let Celtic Indian and legendary performer Arvel Bird, 2016 GSENM Artist in Residence, lead you in exploring the creative process through music and place, tapping your connection to the land and unleashing your personal soul song. Weaving local cultures, experiences on GSENM, stories of the ancient ones, and respect for Spirit everywhere into this workshop, join Arvel with your own musical instrument. A limited number of percussive instruments will be available. [...]


start time: 1:00 pm start date: 05/11/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 U.S. HWY 89 East, Kanab, UT

UNLEASH YOUR SPIRIT – GSENM 2016 Artist in Residence Music Workshops

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! Let Celtic Indian and legendary performer Arvel Bird, 2016 GSENM Artist in Residence, lead you in exploring the creative process through music and place, tapping your connection to the land and unleashing your personal soul song. Weaving local cultures, experiences on GSENM, stories of the ancient ones, and respect for Spirit everywhere into this workshop, join Arvel with your own musical instrument. A limited number of percussive instruments will be available. [...]


start time: 6:30 pm start date: 05/10/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 U.S. HWY 89 East, Kanab, UT

FIRST-PERSON PLACE-WRITING – GSENM 2016 Artist In Residence Writing Workshops Using the Personal to Illuminate a Landscape

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! So many of us feel a powerful connection to the places we love. How can we write about those places in ways that are informative, personal, and resonant? How can we ground our personal writing about places in research and observation? Or conversely, how can we inflect fact-driven writing with our own personal sense of place? In this two-part workshop open to all ages and skill levels, join GSENM Artist in [...]


start time: 6:30 pm start date: 05/10/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East U.S. Hwy 89, Kanab, UT

FIRST-PERSON PLACE-WRITING – GSENM 2016 Artist In Residence Writing Workshops Using the Personal to Illuminate a Landscape

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! So many of us feel a powerful connection to the places we love. How can we write about those places in ways that are informative, personal, and resonant? How can we ground our personal writing about places in research and observation? Or conversely, how can we inflect fact-driven writing with our own personal sense of place? In this two-part workshop open to all ages and skill levels, join GSENM Artist in [...]


start time: 1:00 pm start date: 05/10/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East U.S. Hwy 89, Kanab, UT

NAVAJO RUGS & JEWELRY

Don’t miss this exhibition of beautiful Navajo arts direct from Hubbell Trading Post, the oldest continuously operated trading post in the American Southwest. Authentic, hand-woven Navajo rug designs displayed for sale in a range of prices plus fine silver and turquoise jewelry, American Indian handcrafts, books and more. Special talks by Hubbell’s trader, Edison Eskeets, at 1PM and 6PM will cover history, symbolism, artistry and production of Navajo rug designs, plus how to choose and [...]


start time: 12:00 pm start date: 05/10/16 location: Kanab City Library

CHANGING THE LENS – GSENM 2016 Artist in Residence Photography Workshops

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! Photographers James and Jenny Tarpley welcome children and adults of all ages to experience nature through the senses, photography, and a little humor too! Whether you are an amateur, seasoned pro, or just want to learn how to “see” differently and connect to your local landscape through photography, this workshop is for you. We’ll look at photographs of GSENM and surrounding areas, answering questions as we go, and test the “principles [...]


start time: 6:30 pm start date: 05/09/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East U.S. Hwy 89, Kanab, UT

CHANGING THE LENS – GSENM 2016 Artist in Residence Photography Workshops

GSENM 20th Anniversary Event! Photographers James and Jenny Tarpley welcome children and adults of all ages to experience nature through the senses, photography, and a little humor too! Whether you are an amateur, seasoned pro, or just want to learn how to “see” differently and connect to your local landscape through photography, this workshop is for you. We’ll look at photographs of GSENM and surrounding areas, answering questions as we go, and test the “principles [...]


start time: 1:00 pm start date: 05/09/16 location: GSENM Visitor Center, 745 East U.S. Hwy 89, Kanab, UT

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/09/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

ART ATTACK!

Come and enjoy the vast & unforgettable landscapes of the Colorado Plateau, along with its stunning wildlife, translated through the cameras, hands & brushes of talented local artists. A wide array of artistic media are on display including Photography, Paintings in oil, acrylic & watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wood, Bronze, Tin and Rock. Browse and marvel at nature’s influence on art. WELCOME TO KANAB: The Middle of Everywhere!


start time: 11:30 am start date: 05/08/16 location: Rocking V Cafe

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by Rich Csenge, Founding President and Festival Director Deep in southern Utah, the serene outdoor adventure destination of Kanab rests upon the highly scenic western edge of the Colorado Plateau where some of America’s most majestic and richly hued public…

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