Sanpete County Happenings




Saturday, June 30

Car show—Veterans of Foreign Wars will host their third annual car show at Basin Drive-In in Mt. Pleasant (680 N. State). Start time is 4 p.m. with a cornhole tournament, car registration ends at 5:30 p.m., cruise on State Street at 6 p.m. and movie at dusk is “Gone in Sixty Seconds” (PG-13). Bounce house, raffles, prizes; proceeds go to the VFW Post 9276. Contact: 462-9547 or for a registration form.


Friday, July 6

            Free movie—“Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” will be shown at Manti City Park at dusk. Activities start at 7:30 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets.




Demolition Derby tickets—Tickets for the 34th Annual Fairview Pioneer Days Demolition Derby (July 24) will be sold at the rodeo grounds (350 S. 85 East, Fairview) starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Contact: 427-3858.

Homeschool conference—Register for the Sanpete Valley Homeschool Conference by July 11. The conference is Aug. 11 in the Noyes Building at Snow College. Classes and speakers on homeschooling are geared for ages 12 and up. Old-fashioned family ball with dance instruction is in the evening. Fee includes a boxed lunch ($30 plus tax for adults, $15 plus tax for youth). Family ball $10 for whole family. Registration at the door is more. Register online at or email

call 427-9305.