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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! Most events are free!

Draft Events Schedule – 14th AE 2020

Total Number Confirmed Events:   39 listed by Category

This DRAFT last updated at 10:52 am on 3/20/20.

Event dates and times are subject to change pending final schedule.

The Corona Virus outbreak is affecting our festival planning this year. In response to the epidemic, Amazing Earthfest will announce contingency planning on March 23.


ARTS & CULTURE


INVOCATION TO SUSTAINABILITY

Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020   

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM 

Location: Kanab Center Willow Ballroom B


MASTER CLASS IN ASTRO-PHOTOGRAPHY with Dave Lane

Date: Monday, May 11, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM (indoor)

Time: 9:00 PM – Midnight (outdoor)

Location: Kanab Center Ponderosa Room


RED PUEBLO MUSEUM & FREDONIA HERITAGE PARK

Date: Tuesday, May 12 – Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: Open 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Utah Time (9 AM – 5 PM Arizona Time)


ROCK ART OF SNAKE GULCH

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ponderosa Room


DOWNTOWN GALLERY STROLL

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Time: 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Opens at Kanab Center Exhibition Hall


ARTISANAL BREAD AT HOME

Date: Thursday, May 14 AND Friday, May 15, 2020

Time: Beginning at 8:00 AM (mixing and baking schedule to be published)

Location: Stewart Woolley House B&B


POETRY WRITING WORKSHOP with Taylor Fang, National Student Poet of the West

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Location: Kanab City Library


COMMUNITY


BOOK SIGNING AT THE WILLOW with author Stephen Most

Date: Monday, May 11, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Location: Willow Canyon Outdoor Books & Gear


TALK ABOUT IT: CONVERSATIONS ON CLIMATE

Date: Monday May 11 AND Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM – 6:50 PM

Location: Kanab Center Willow Ballroom B


SIMPLE LIVING HOMESTEAD HOST

Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location: Private Home


STARRY SKIES OF PIPE SPRING

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Time: 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Location: Pipe Spring National Monument


POTLUCK SOCIAL DINNER PARTY

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Location: Jacob Hamblin Park Small Pavilion


STAR PARTY 

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Time: 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Location: Jackson Flat Reservoir Boat Ramp


STAR PARTY 

Date: Thursday, May 15, 2020

Time: 10:30 PM – 12:00 AM

Location: Zion View Star Field


STAR PARTY

Date: Friday, May 16, 2020

Time: 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Location: Best Friends Roadhouse


STAR PARTY

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Location: Jackson Flat Reservoir Boat Ramp


SUSTAINABLE PERMACULTURE FARMING

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location: Heartwater Farm


DOCUMENTARY FILM


UNITED BY THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Date: Sunday, May 10

Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ballroom B


THIRST FOR POWER

Date: Sunday, May 10

Time: 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ballroom B


RIVER OF RENEWAL (with community conversation)

Date: Sunday, May 10

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ballroom B


WILDER THAN WILD (with community conversation)

Date: Monday, May 11

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: Crescent Moon Theater


LET THEM EAT DIRT

Date: Monday, May 11

Time: 8:45 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: Crescent Moon Theater


MY COUNTRY NO MORE

Date: Tuesday, May 12

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM

Location: Crescent Moon Theater


ONCE WAS WATER

Date: Tuesday, May 11

Time: 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: Crescent Moon Theater


OUTDOOR ADVENTURE


ROAD BIKE RIDE TO GRAND CANYON

Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM, UT Time (7:00 AM – 1:00 PM, AZ Time)

Location: Jacob Lake


THE POWER OF HOODOO 

Geology and Trail Cleanup Hike at the Toadstools

Date: Sunday, May 10, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


WATER CANYON HIKE 

Date: Monday, May 11, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM


PALEONTOLOGY AND ARCHAEOLOGY HIKE

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Time: 8:30 PM – 12:00 PM


WALKING WITH DINOSAURS 

Hike to Moccasin Mountain Track Site

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM


SAND HILLS HIKE 

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM


HIKE TO NARROWS OF COTTONWOOD WASH WITH A BLM RANGER

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM


BIRD WALK AT JACKSON FLAT RESERVOIR

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: 8:30 AM – 11:00 AM


MOUNTAIN BIKE THE NORTH KAIBAB PLATEAU

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Utah Time (8:00 AM – 1:00 PM AZ Time)


SCIENCE & LAND


ANCIENT CONNECTIONS 

Water, Nature, and Culture on Grand Staircase

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Kanab City Library


DARK SIDE OF LIGHT POLLUTION

Astronomy & Physics 

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ponderosa Room


CHAT WITH GRAND STAIRCASE ESCALANTE PARTNERS 

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Time: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Location: Jakey Leigh’s Cafe & Bakery


DEEP SKY IMAGING WITH ASTROPHOGRAPHY

A Rare Look thru Utah’s 32” Willard Eccles Telescope

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ponderosa Room


LIVES OF THE STARS

Astronomy & Physics 

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Best Friends Downtown Location


THE UNIVERSE

Astronomy & Physics 

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Kanab Center Ponderosa Room


NOTE: Event Listings are UTAH TIME, (Mountain Daylight Time), unless otherwise noted!  Please allow sufficient drive time for events outside Kanab City limits. Remember, 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!

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