Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

Arts & Culture

Known as "the Festival City" since the late 1980`s, Cedar City is home to world-renowned festivals, unique and interesting museums, memorials and statues. Take some time to explore our cultural attractions.


Cedar City is home to many man-made and natural attractions. Known as a gateway to Utah`s Mighty 5 National Parks, you are surrounded by ancient landscapes, lush forests and peaceful wilderness.

Eating Out

Whether you`re looking for hot chocolate and waffles or it`s pizza night for the whole family, there are many great options for eating out in Cedar City.

Events & Festivals

A little planning goes a long way on vacation, so check out the Events Calendar to find out what is going on during your stay.

Family Activities

There are fun activities for kids of all ages in Cedar City. We`re sure they`ll spend hours exploring the great outdoors but there are more fun activities to keep them entertained.

Local Outfitters

Locals know best! Let a local guide lead the way on your adventures, whether you`re looking for sports equipment or a day exploring the wilderness, we`ve got you covered.

Outdoor Activities

Immerse yourself in the great outdoors! An abundance of outdoor activities and adventures await - go in search of fresh powder, escape to the trails, cast a line or explore Utah`s spectacular National Parks.

Scenic Drives

Explore your surroundings on a scenic drive through Utah`s most breathtaking landscapes. There are three scenic byways from Cedar City to journey through forests, canyons, towering spires and ancient petroglyphs.

Winter Activities

Utah is known for the "Greatest Snow on Earth" and the unique landscape lends itself to every type of outdoor adventure. Enjoy acres of pristine powder both on the slopes and in the back-country, perfect for skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and endless winter activities.