Oct 12 - 17
Cedar City Spike 150 Celebration

Cedar City Spike 150 Celebration

Presented by Visit Cedar City Brian Head at Cedar City Visitor Center

Cedar City celebrates Spike 150 and the community’s ties to the railroad industry.  This week of events includes a screening of the classic Cecil B. Demile film Union Pacific, which was filmed in Cedar City. The opening of the Spike 150 Exhibit “A World Transformed-The Transcontinental Railroad and Utah” at the Southern Utah Museum of Art. There will be a gallery talk about the exhibit and Wonder Wednesday will be railroad themed activities for children K-5. The Iron County Historical Society will host a guest lecture by Iron County Historian Ryan Paul “Traveling the Painted Canyons: The Utah Parks Company 1923-73”.  The week culminates with a Downtown Mural unveiling & celebration  where Historic Downtown unveils their mural project commemorating  the Spike 150 Celebration,  Utah Parks Company and Union Pacific Railroad.  All events are FREE!

Admission Info

Free admission

Phone: 4355865124

Email: mtwitchell@ironcounty.net

Dates & Times

2019/10/12 - 2019/10/17

  • Oct 12, 2019 at 06:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 14, 2019 at 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Mon)
  • Oct 15, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 16, 2019 at 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 17, 2019 at 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Thu)

Additional time info:

Check website for exact times and locations.  Events are subject to change without notice.  Call ahead.

Location Info

Cedar City Visitor Center

581 North Main, Cedar City, UT 84721

Accessibility Info

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