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Arsenic and Old Lace

Oct 17, 2014 - Nov 3 , 2014
The PG Players will continue their 30th anniversary celebration by bringing back another comedy classic, Arsenic and…
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Brent Godfrey Solo Exhibiton

Oct 16, 2014 - Nov 15 , 2014
In "Personae" Godfrey reflects upon who we are as individuals and communities. His figures move through…
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Catch Me If You Can

Oct 8, 2014 - Nov 29 , 2014
A Regional Premiere! Fresh from Broadway! This high-flying musical sings the true story of Frank Abagnale, Jr. ...is he…
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Cornbelly's Corn Maze and…

Oct 3, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
Cornbelly's is Utah's most popular Halloween destination. You're sure to be lost, laughin' and lovin it…
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Damn Yankees

Oct 2, 2014 - Nov 22 , 2014
This rousing musical about America's favorite pastime knocks it out of the park! Hit songs and doubleheaders tell…
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Gallery Stroll

Oct 17, 2014 - Dec 5 , 2014
Galleries across Salt Lake are open for the public to meet artists and browse the exciting and thriving visual arts…
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Gallery Walk

Oct 10, 2014 - Jan 1 , 2037
Presented by the Cache Valley Center for the Arts, the Gallery Walk occurs in downtown Logan on the second Friday of…
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Hallow's Eve Exhibit

Oct 14, 2014 - Nov 9 , 2014
"Hallow's Eve" Exhibit at the Urban Arts Gallery The Utah Arts Alliance is proud to present…
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Halloween Lift Rides

Oct 23, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Sundance while you soar over Halloween themed scenes and are greeted by costume-clad…
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Here and Over There: The…

Oct 10, 2014 - Dec 7 , 2014
 An exhibition from Special Collections recognizing the history and humanity of World War I,  or The Great…
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Little Shop of Horrors

Oct 15, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
 Feed the need for musical hilarity with this delicious sci-fi smash about a man-eating plant.
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Living Legends

Jan 10, 2014 - Jan 11 , 2037
For more than 40 years, BYU students with a heritage of Native American, Polynesian and Latin American backgrounds have…
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Performing Dance Company

Oct 24, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
The Department of Modern Dance at The University of Utah presents an evening of faculty and guest artist choreography…
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Resident on Display

Oct 10, 2014 - Nov 25 , 2014
Resident on Display: See the amazing talents of South Jordan residents as they display their artwork and photography.…
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Shrek the Musical!

Oct 3, 2014 - Nov 8 , 2014
Everyone's favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film. Based…
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Kanab Utah


Known as "Little Hollywood," more than 100 movies have been filmed in Kanab. The town is centrally located between southern Utah's national parks and Lake Powell.

Kanab, Utah

Kanab derives its name from a Paiute word meaning, "willow." The town is like a Hollywood portrayal of the classic American West - towering Navajo sandstone cliffs and vistas of sagebrush. This scenery has lured filmmakers to Kanab for nearly 80 years. Abandoned film sets near town have become tourist attractions. The buildings all over town have plenty of movie posters and autographed photos to support Kanab's self-proclaimed title, "Little Hollywood."

Situated near the southern boundary of the Mormon Pioneer National Heritage Area, Kanab is a prime stop for major driving routes heading off in four directions accessing three national parks, three national monuments, several state parks, and a number of historic sites.

The Western Legends Roundup each summer draws people who enjoy the cowboy culture of the past and present, www.westernlegendsroundup.com. Best Friends Animal Society, five miles from Kanab in Angel Canyon, is the largest sanctuary for homeless animals in the country. Tours are available daily by calling (435) 644-2001, www.bestfriends.org

Cultural & Heritage Attractions
The Variety Arts Council features touring artists and companies, (435) 644-5033.

The Crescent Moon Theater features classic cowboy music and comedy in a Branson-style setting from mid-April through mid-December, (435) 644-2350, www.crescentmoontheater.com.

Family Fun Adventures
Best Friends Animal Society, the nation's largest sanctuary for homeless animals offers daily tours, (435) 644-2001, www.bestfriends.org.

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park has acres of pristine coral-colored sand; ATV's are allowed in some areas, 11 miles off U.S. 89 between Kanab and Mt. Carmel Junction, (435) 648-2800.

There are movie sets in Kane County from over 200 feature films and TV Series, like Gunsmoke and Lassie. Contact the Kane County Travel Council, 78 S. 100 East, (800) 733-5263. 

View accommodations in the Kanab area:

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Aikens Lodge
Best Friends Animal Society
  • 5001 Angel Canyon Road
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Phone: (435) 644-2001
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Best Western Red Hills
Canyons Lodge - A Canyons Collection Property
Clarkson Investments, L.C.
Comfort Inn - Kanab
  • 815 East Highway 89
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-8888
Coral Cliffs Town Homes
Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park
Deer Springs Ranch
  • 38 miles northeast of Kanab
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 800-644-2606
Flagstone Studios - A Canyons Collection Property
Four Seasons Inn
Goodfellow House
  • 9 miles east of Kanab on Highway 89
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-8142
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Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
  • 196 East 300 South
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-2142
Kanab Cottages - A Canyons Collection Property
Kanab Shilo Inn
Mule Shoe Bed & Breakfast
  • 898 Grand Canyon Drive
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-3372
Parry Lodge
Quail Park Lodge - A Canyons Collection Property
Redrock Country Inn
Savage Point Bed & Breakfast
Sun-N-Sand Motel
  • 347 South 100 East 8989 A
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-5050
Traveler's Motel
  • 544 East 300 South
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-2228
Treasure Trail Motel
  • 150 West Center Street
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-2687
Utah Trails Resort
  • 1026 South Stewart Drive
  • Kanab, UT 84741
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-644-2658
Utah Trails Resort & Tours
Victorian Inn - A Canyons Collection Property


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