2017 St. George Events

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In Southern Utah, there’s always something exciting waiting for you! Here are a few of the upcoming events happening in the greater St. George area:

St. George Half Marathon

January 14th: Southern Utah’s longest running half-marathon celebrates its 35th consecutive year. The St. George Half Marathon takes place on paved city trails winding along the Virgin River and through the scenic St. George landscape. (sgcity.org)

St. George Area Parade of Homes

February 17th through 26th: The St. George Area Parade of Homes features twenty-eight spectacular new homes that will be on display throughout the Southern Utah area. For those looking to purchase a new home in the Southern Utah area, or just looking for something interesting to do, this is an event not to be missed. (paradehomes.com/web)

Sand Hollow Marathon

March 11th: For the sixth consecutive year, the Sand Hollow Marathon will be an exciting running event featuring scenic views around the Sand Hollow State Park and Reservoir. Beginners and experts alike are encouraged to attend! (sandhollowmarathon.net)

St George, Utah
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St. George IronmMan 70.3

May 6th: One of the legendary IronMan 70.3 races is featured right here in Southern Utah! The event features a triathlon of activities: running, swimming, and biking portions. Staged in and around the heart of St. George, this is a truly once in a lifetime event. If you’ve ever truly wanted to achieve something significant athletically, this is exactly what you’re looking for.

St. George Marathon

October 7th: Ranked in both Runner’s World 10 Most Scenic and Fastest Marathons and Top 20 Marathons in the USA, the St. George Marathon is one of the best in the nation. The course will take you on a scenic journey around various areas in Southern Utah, featuring breathtaking vistas and spectacular landscapes. (stgeorgemarathon.com)

World Senior Games

October 3rd through 15th: The World Senior Games features 27 unique athletic events taking place over a two-week period in October. The Huntsman World Senior Games has become a globally recognized convention for athletes of many different nationalities. Participants from various countries compete in events encouraging peace among nations. If you seek an event that is sure to change your worldview, then look no further. (seniorgames.net)

Jubilee of Trees

-November: The Jubilee of Trees is a Southern Utah holiday tradition that helps to raise funds supporting Dixie Regional Medical Center. Featuring multiple unique events throughout the month of November, this is a holiday event for the ages! (https://intermountainhealthcare.org/locations/dixie-regional-medical-center/giving-volunteering/intermountain-foundation/news-and-events/jubilee-of-trees/)