Guided hikes, cycling and outdoor adventures, arts, science, ethics, astronomy, public land management, back-country exploration, community and sustainable living are all in the program at Amazing Earthfest. If you haven’t attended southern Utah’s Amazing Earthfest before, a memorable experience awaits you!

Events are free but require registration to attend. Select the events you’d like to attend. Look for the registration fields below the event description. All events are listed in date order.

New information may occasionally be added so check for updates to the events you wish to attend.


Updated 7/6/20

The Coronavirus pandemic is affecting this year’s festival. In response, Amazing Earthfest moved to an all-online format with no physical gatherings planned for 2020. Please enjoy our wonderful series of informative activities!


NOTE: Event Listings are UTAH TIME, (MDT- Mountain Daylight Time), unless otherwise noted! 

Arizona remains on standard time all year round. So for example, from April thru October, 9:00 AM in Utah is 8:00 AM in Arizona.


Curious about what we’ve done before? Click  our “Past Events” tab to browse seven years of festival event history!

While traveling through southwestern Utah, stop in at the Kane County Office of Tourism, 78 South 100 East, Kanab, and ask about our festival.  Visit our “Attend” page for details and lodging information!


Documentary Film: River of Renewal

Topic: Building Consensus. Date: Saturday, August 8, 2020. Time: 6:00 PM MDT (55 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. Documentary filmmaker and author Stephen Most’s films have been nominated for Academy Awards and won 5 Emmys.  With the screenwriter and producer in attendance, experience the story of one of America’s great rivers in crisis, and the elemental bonds between California native tribes, the river, and its [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 08/08/20 location: Online with The Video Project and Zoom

Documentary Film: Wilder Than Wild

Topic: Western Wildfire. Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020. Time: 6:00 PM MDT (57 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. Beyond the normal destructive wildfire is the megafire which covers at least 100,000 acres and burns at a high rate of intensity. Before 1995, less than one megafire per year ignited in the US. From 2005 to 2014, the average has risen to 9.8 per year. Increasing [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 08/22/20 location: Online with The Video Project and Zoom

Documentary Film: Let Them Eat Dirt

Topic: Human Micro-biome. Date: Saturday, September 5, 2020. Time: Watch this film online through Bullfrog Communities at your leisure any time between Saturday, August 29 through Saturday, September 5 (58 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. In this documentary, you’ll learn how allergies, obesity, asthma, diabetes, auto-immune and intestinal disorders are all on the rise, with the incidence of some diseases doubling every ten years.  New [...]


start time: 7:15 pm start date: 09/05/20 location: Online with Bullfrog Films- from August 29 thru September 5 (58 minutes)

Documentary Film: Thirst For Power

Topic: Water and Energy.  Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020 Time: 6:00 PM MDT (61 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. Water is life.  It is crucial to survival, a successful civilization, and the ability to make energy in our modern era.  These two fundamental components are interconnected: when one is in short supply the other will be vulnerable.  Adapted from Dr. Michael E. Webber’s book, Thirst [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 09/19/20 location: Online with Video Project and Zoom

Documentary Film: My Country No More

Topic:  Energy Production. Date:  Saturday, October 3, 2020 MDT. Time:  Watch this film online through Bullfrog Communities at your leisure any time between Saturday, September 26 through Saturday, October 3 (70 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. The oil boom in North Dakota set off a crisis in rural communities forced to confront the meaning of progress as they fight for a disappearing way of life.  [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 10/03/20 location: Online with Bullfrog Films- from September 26 thru October 3 (70 minutes)

Documentary Film: Once Was Water

Topic: Municipal Water Conservation. Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020. Time: Watch this film online through Bullfrog Communities at your leisure any time between Saturday, October 31 through Saturday, November 7 (55 minutes)  You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. In the middle of the Mojave Desert, is the driest city in America, yet it leads the United States in sustainable water conservation.  The efforts of Las Vegas, in [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 11/07/20 location: Online with Bullfrog Films- from October 31 thru November 7 (55 minutes)

Documentary Film: Fairytales of Growth

Topic: Worldwide Systemic Change. Date: Saturday, November 21, 2020. Time: 6:00 PM MST (55 minutes) You will need to register below to receive a link to see the film. The effects of climate change and the risks to present and future generations are compelling young people the world round to call for radical systemic change as the only solution to avoid a catastrophic collapse. Fairytales of Growth examines the role economic growth has had in [...]


start time: 6:00 pm start date: 11/21/20 location: Online with Video Project and Zoom

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