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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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Ghostbusters (PG, 1984)

Oct 20, 2014 - Oct 20 , 2014
Three unemployed parapsychology professors decide to set up shop as a ghost removal service. But they face their…
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Haunted Hollow

Oct 20, 2014 - Oct 20 , 2014
Draper City's annual fall carnival and Halloween activities. Wear your costume and bring treat bags!
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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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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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Strangling Brothers Haunted…

Oct 4, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
Strangling Brothers Haunted Circus will roll into town on Friday, September 12 with a larger and more frightening…
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The Marriage of Figaro

Oct 18, 2014 - Oct 25 , 2014
Mozart composed “The Marriage of Figaro” in 1786 to a libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. The opera takes place…
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Oct 20, 2014 - Oct 20 , 2014
Thriller is a Halloween Spectacular – it includes all your favorite Halloween characters such as Frankenstein,…
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Oct 10, 2014 - Nov 1 , 2014
Odyssey Dance Theatre is excited to bring its popular Halloween Spectacular Thriller to several locations in…
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Wiggle Worms

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 29 , 2014
Wiggle Worms is a lively program of stories, songs, shakers and parachutes for infants and toddlers up to 2.5 years of…
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Witch Fest

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 31 , 2014
Historic Gardner Village in West Jordan gets bewitched for Halloween with dozens of creative life-size witches and fun…
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Torrey is a place of diverse beauty. Neighboring a national park and national forest, and part of a scenic byway, the area offers many recreational opportunities along with fun, community events.see more »

Torrey, Utah

Located just eight miles from the west entrance of Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey is an idyllic little tree-lined town surrounded by rose-colored cliffs and green meadows. At an elevation of 6,830 feet, summer temperatures tend to be quite pleasant, ranging from 50 to 90 degrees F. Winter temperatures range from 0 to 60 degrees F. Its proximity to Capitol Reef National Park, the mountains of Fishlake and Dixie National Forests, Scenic Byway 12: Utah's All-American Road, sublime desert landscapes to trout-filled alpine lakes, make Torrey an outdoor lover's perfect hub for some of the most spectacular scenery and outdoor recreation opportunities in the state.

Originally established in the 1880s by Mormon Pioneers, it is thought to be named after Jay L. Torrey, the Colonel of the 2nd Regiment of Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders. Today, the town is home to 182 residents, from descendants of the original settlers to the newcomers, who've come, largely, for the area's incredible beauty and outdoor recreation.

For visitors, Torrey offers lodging, cafes and restaurants, and a visitor information center.

In and around the Torrey/Capitol Reef area, consider the following popular activities for which guides, rentals, and services are available: hiking, canyoneering, and climbing tours and rentals; ATV, 4-wheel drive, and dirt bike tours and rentals; mountain bike tours and rentals; camping equipment rentals; and more.

For more information, please call Capitol Reef Country/Wayne County Travel Council at: (800) 858-7951.

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Alpine Anglers and Boulder Mountain Adventures
Austin's Chuck Wagon General Store and Lodge
Best Western Capitol Reef Resort
Boulder View Inn
The Broken Spur Inn and Steakhouse
Capitol Reef Inn & Cafe
Cowboy Homestead Cabins
Days Inn Torrey
Go West Inns of Torrey, Inc
  • 600 East Highway 24
  • Torrey, UT 84775
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-425-3688
Howard Johnson at Capitol Reef
Red Sands Hotel
Rim Rock Inn
Sandcreek RV Park & Hostel
  • West 540 Highway 24
  • Torrey, UT 84775
  • Region: Southern
  • Phone: 435-425-3577
Schoolhouse Bed & Breakfast
Skyridge Bed & Breakfast
Thousand Lakes RV Park
Torrey Pines Bed & Breakfast Inn
Torrey Trading Post and Cabins
Wonderland RV Park

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