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Panguitch Local Events

Don't be deceived by Panguitch's small size. This town is home to some great activities that celebrate its history and take advantage of its placement in beautiful southern Utah. From the Quilt Walk Festival to the Red Rock Rendezvous and the Balloon Rally, this little city is bursting with fun.
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Annual Quilt Walk Festival

Annually in June

Celebrates the story of the early Mormon pioneers who made a journey in the dead of winter over deep banks of snow by placing homemade quilts over the snow and walking over them. Events include tractor pull and tractor parade, a tour of historic homes in the area, quilting classes, a play and dutch oven dinners.

Watch a video about the Annual Quilt Walk Festival.

Annual Red Rock Rendezvous

Annually in June

June is the perfect time to be in southern Utah, so motorcycle aficionados gather this time of year to ride the stretch of road that provides some of the most stunning views of Utah's renowned red rock.

The Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally

Annually in June

Events include live entertainment, vendors, a parade, drawings, and Mass Balloon Ascension.

Watch a video about The Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally.

Independence Day

Annually in July

Celebrate Independence Day, small-town style. Square dancing, rodeos, barbecues, parades and of course, a fireworks show.

The Desperado Dual

Annually in July

Utah's only fully supported one-day, 200+ mile cycling adventure. Also one of the flattest 200+ courses in Utah. Cyclists can also choose one of the shorter 50 or 100-mile options. This course has stunning views.

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