Tuacahns Festival of Lights

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Tuacahn's Festival of Lights

Each winter, Tuacahn's Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts gives a "Thank You" back to its supportive public in the form of a free Christmas Festival of Lights. Beginning from Thanksgiving to December 23rd.

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Organization: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
Dates: 11/29/2013 - 12/21/2013 update info
Time: 6:30:00 PM - 9:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free ($2 to see the Live Nativity)
Venue: Tuacahn Amphitheatre in Ivins,UT
Contact: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
Phone: (435) 652-3200
Website: www.tuacahn.org/online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&BOparam::WScontent::l
Event Details:

Tuacahn's Christmas In The Canyon is presented every Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evening from November 29 through December 21, 2013.   There is no admission charge to visit Tuacahn and enjoy Christmas in the Canyon.  It's Tuacahn's way of saying "thank you" to the community for its support and to remind us all of the true meaning of Christmas. 

A Live Nativity is presented in the amphitheatre at 7:00 and 8:00 pm.  The cost to attend the Live Nativity is $2.00 per person or $15.00 per family (up to 10 guests).   Special group rates are available upon request.  The Live Nativity is a family favorite which through music, narration and acting tells the story of the birth of the Christ child.  Volunteer groups provide the on-stage talent each night.  The Live Nativity includes live camels and other animals.  The volunteer cast wear beautiful costumes.

  • November 26th to December 23rd each year 
  • Held at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
  • Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday

Overview: The grounds of the Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts are gilded with dazzling lights, which are particularly impressive after a Utah snowfall. Performers for the school entertain visitors with Christmas carols, which you can listen while warming up to an open fire in the Holiday Plaza. The season's favorite treats, like hot chocolate, is available at the Tuacahn's Concession Stand.

When: November 26th to December 23rd each year 

Where: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts

Fees: Cost may vary

Details: The holiday extravaganza is open on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Monday (excluding the first Friday of December, when the Christmas Concert is held).

While the event is free, there are a number of exhibits and activities visitors can also enjoy that require a small fee. Keeping the true spirit of Christmas alive, the Live Nativity has real animals and tickets are available for individuals and families. For a minimal price, visitors can enjoy a festive train ride Old Salty Trains to Ruby's Inn.

Tuacahn's is located in Ivins, UT just miles from St. George.