Sanpete County Happenings





Thursday, June 20

Mormon Miracle Pageant—The final season of the Mormon Miracle Pageant runs through June 22. Performances this last week begin at 9:30 p.m. each evening. There is no charge for admission. Pageant Breakfast—Breakfast will be served during the Manti Miracle Pageant at the Manti City Park, 200 N. 300 West, from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham, juice and milk will be on the menu. Cost is $5 per plate for adults and $3 per plate for ages 8 and under. This is a fundraiser for Manti Stake youth.


Thursday, June 20 – Saturday, June 22

Craft Fair—In conjunction with the final season of the Mormon Miracle Pageant, the Ephraim Co-Op is hosting its 25th Annual Mormon Miracle Craft fair upstairs in their store at 96 N. Main Street (across from Maverick) in Ephraim. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Saturday, June 22

Golf Tournament—Hub City Days is holding its golf tournament at 7:30 a.m. to the Skyline Mountain Resort, which is located northeast of Mt. Pleasant. Call for more info: 427-9575.


Sunday, June 23

Craft Mania Workshop—An arts and crafts workshop for children through the eighth grade will be held at the Ephraim 4th Ward, 751 S. 100 East, from 8:45 a.m. until 11:30 p.m. The cost is $6. Participants will rotate through projects, such as crayon canvas, button covered monogram, fingerprint tree and painted t-shirt. To register for the workshops, call/text Corinne or Mathew Olsen at 283-4616 or 851-6104.


Friday, June 28 – Saturday, June 29

Welsh Days—The town of Wales will be holding its two day celebration with a Dutch-oven cook-off, strongman competition, dancing, entertainment, fun run, car show and children’s parade, among other fun events.


Saturday, June 29

Veterans Car Show—The coolest car show in the area is returning to the Basin Drive-In, 688 N. U.S. 89, Mt. Pleasant. Entries are $25. The public car show starts at 4 p.m. All proceeds go to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Grease ‘N Grub—This month, the Sanpete Grease ‘N Grub will be held at the Twisted Coconut in Centerfield from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and hangout. We like to see all makes and models.




Local Lenses— A new Spring City Arts Gallery show called “Local Lenses,” an exhibit of a dozen or so local photographers, will run through July 6. The artists in the show are all members of a local photography club that began life as a Facebook group titled “Sanpete Photography Community.” The gallery is located at 79 S. Main.

Vietnam Art—Three artists who served in the Vietnam War, including Sanpete County’s very own Carl Purcell, bring their individual perspectives about the war and the country itself to an art exhibit on display at Hub City Gallery, ending August 1. The show is called “Vietnam Veterans: Art Beyond Combat.” The Hub City Gallery is located on the second floor of Mt. Pleasant City Hall, 115 W. Main Street.

Rotating Artist—Fairview Museum proudly announces the art exhibit of Marie Lindahl “Oils and Cross-Stitch” in the rotating artist gallery from now until August 10. The museum is located at 85 N. 100 East.

Family Night—Snow College is opening up the Horne Activity Center on Saturdays from 4 to 8 p.m. for only $1 per person, until Aug. 17. All activities are included. For more info call 283-7039. Come with family or friends for swimming, racquetball, basketball, volleyball and more.

Public Comment Sought—The Six County Association of Governments (SCAOG) will begin accepting public comments today until June 25 on a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy. The plan is a way to improve the regional economy for the six counties of Juab, Millard, Piute, Sanpete, Sevier and Wayne. There will be a public hearing on Tuesday June 25, at 11:30 a.m. at 250 N. Main Street, Suite B14, Richfield.

Summer Lunch Program—The North Sanpete School District is sponsoring the summer foods program again this summer. The program provides free lunches to all children ages 0-18. Parents may purchase a meal for themselves for $3.50. The program serves lunches five days a week. The program starts Tuesday, May 28 and runs through July. Lunches are served at Ft. Green City Park, noon to 12:30 p.m., Fairview City Park, 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., Mt. Pleasant Park, 11:30 p.m. to noon, Spring City Park, 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., and Moroni Softball Complex, 11:30 p.m. to noon.

Soccer Registration—Mt. Pleasant is now holding youth soccer registration for boys and girls in the 3rd – 8th grade. Registration fee is $37. Deadline to register is July 17. For more information contact the rec department at 462-3108.

Yoga and Spin Classes—Snow College in Ephraim has ongoing community education classes in yoga and spin. There is a small fee for the classes. Get more information at or call 283-7670.