The Quilt Walk Festival commemorates the trek of seven brave men to save the new settlement of Panguitch from starving in the winter of 1864-65.
See the story on YouTube or visit www.quiltwalk.org
JUNE 8 - 11, 2017
Classes, trunk shows, quilt races, classic cars, heritage fair, tractor parade, chocolate festival, pioneer home tours, and more.
Be sure to see the play and enjoy a dutch oven dinner, only $15.
Quilters come from all over the west to take classes in all types of quilting.
The gym at PHS is hung with quilts by locals and include many vintage and historic quilts...free admission.
PANGUITCH VALLEY BALLOON RALLY
JUNE 22 - 24, 2017
See 35 colorful hot air balloons launch into the clear, cool skies over Panguitch Valley early every morning. Go out to the fields in time to help launch the balloons and you might just earn yourself a ride.
Later in the day there are vendors, bands, food trucks and a variety of activities. On Saturday evening the balloons are tethered along Main & Center streets and lit up while around them swirls a big street party with live music.
BRYCE CANYON ASTRONOMY FESTIVAL
JUNE 21 - 24, 2017
Every Summer Bryce Canyon offers a 4-day astronomy festival where amateur astronomers from the Salt Lake Astronomical Society assist Bryce Canyon's Dark Rangers in hosting a world-class public stargazing event. This annual extravaganza offers more than just the opportunity to look through huge telescopes, also featured at each festival are:
- Famous astronomy/night sky guest speakers
- Planet Walks (1/10 billion scale solar system)
- Model rocket building & launching
- Learn the sky with a planisphere workshops
- Green laser constellation tours
Canyon Country Complex, or the Triple C as it is known locally, is host to a myriad of activities and events. Rodeos, concerts, horse racing, equestrian competitions, sports tournaments, conventions and more are all hosted at the arena.
For a schedule of events - www.triplecarena.com