2021 Calendar of Events
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APRIL ? 24 • KTX Half Marathon Trail race beginning at the Mansard trailhead and finishing at Jacob Hamblin Park. www.ktxraces.com ? 28-1 • Kanab’s Red Rock ATV Jamboree Four days of trail riding. Check-in at 6 pm - Jacob Hamblin Park. www.kanabatvjamboree.com ? 29-2 • Kanab Film Festival At the Kanab Center
MAY ? 1 • Opening of Heritage Museum and Heritage House Open Monday-Friday, 1-5 pm. Contact: 644-3966 for Museum and 644-3506 for House. ? 8 • Kanab 10K Race begins at 7 am at Moqui Cave and ends at Jacob Hamblin Park. ? 14-15 • Ragnar Relay Trail Races. Held at Zion Ponderosa Resort. ? 15 • Opening of North Rim of the Grand Canyon Highway 67 opens (road to the North Rim).
JUNE ? 5 • National Trails Day. Help repair your favorite hiking trail. Meet at 7 am at Jacob Hamblin Park. ? 17-19 • Jacob Hamblin Days Ranch Rodeo Featuring everything from mutton busting to wild steer rides. Contact: John Reese 644-2420
JULY ? 3 • Independence Day Celebration in Kanab. Breakfast, parade, street fair, BBQ dinner, entertainment, dance and fireworks. ? 23-24 • Kanab Music Festival Jacob Hamblin Park 5-10 pm each night ? 24 • Pioneer Day Celebration Parade at 10 am. Games at city park until 2 pm, with Dutch Oven Dinner at 6 pm. ? 24-25 • Duck Creek Days Arts & Crafts Festival Games, art, craft and food booths. Live entertainment. www.duckcreekvillage.com.
AUGUST ? 7-14 • Kane County Fair in Orderville. County Fair with livestock shows, arts & crafts, produce, games & entertainment, golf tournament, horse show and 5K walk/run. www.thekanecountyfair.com ? 14 • Symphony at the Grand Canyon Symphony of the Canyons will perform on the patio at the North Rim Lodge, 6 pm (AZ). ? 20-21 • Kansas City Barbeque Association Competition The best BBQ grillers will convene in Kanab and smoke up the town. Kanab Center. ? 27-28 • Western Legends Heritage & Music Festival Celebrating the culture of the Old West. Street Fair with art and food vendors, live music, evening entertainment. Saturday High Noon Parade. www.westernlegendsroundup.com ? 28 • Long Valley Lions Club Demo Derby Carroll Arena, Orderville
SEPTEMBER ? 3-4 • Rutan Fly-in Pilots race their Canard planes at Kanab City Airport. ? 17-18 • Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument 25th Anniversary Celebration ? 17-18 • Reel Deal Fishing Tournament Held over two days at Jackson Flat Reservoir. ? 19-26 • Grand to Grand Ultra Marathon Six day, 170 mile self-sufficient foot race from the Grand Canyon North Rim to Grand Staircase. www.g2gultra.com ? 24-25 • Glendale Apple Festival Fun weekend. Archery, games, and apples of course. ? 25 • National Public Lands Day Volunteer on your Public Lands, Forests and Monuments. ? 25 • Carmel Mountain Car Show Thunderbird Golf Course at Mt. Carmel Jct. 4 pm
OCTOBER ? 8-10 • Kanab Hammerfest Blacksmithing Extravaganza at Blacksmith Adventures. ? 8-10 • Sighthound Shivoo formerly known as the Greyhound Gathering. Parade, roo contest, race your greyhound, dogs painting, and much more. ? 15 • Closing of North Rim-Grand Canyon Highway 67 to stay open as long as weather allows. ? 16 • Red Rocktoberfest Canyon to Canyon Art Walk Art, music, food, Downtown Kanab ? 31 • Halloween Spooktacular Kanab Center ? 31 • Village Halloween Trunk or Treat 4-5 pm, Duck Creek Village
NOVEMBER ? 11-13 • Kanab Writer’s Conference Writers convene at the Kanab Center. www.kanabwritersconference.com ? 12-13 • Rocky Mountain Pro Rodeo Association Finals. Held at Kaneplex Arena. ? 25 • K-Town 5K Turkey Trot 7 am, Sherry Belle Trail, Jackson Flat Reservoir ? 27 • Christmas Light Parade 5 pm, Downtown Kanab ? 28 • Christmas on the Mountain/Tree Lighting Ceremony Visit with Santa 6 pm, Duck Creek Village
DECEMBER ? 3-4 • Christmas Festival Annual Dinner and Concert by Symphony of the Canyons on Friday evening. Entertainment, decorated trees, vendor booths and more on Saturday at the Kanab Center. ? 11 • Christmas Bird Count All Day on Public Lands ? 18 • Winsor Castle by Night Pipe Spring National Monument