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  With an average 300 days a year of sunshine, plus top-rated facilities and attractions, the St. George area is the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts.
                     Dinosaur Discovery Site
at Johnson Farm
435 574-DINO (3466)
2180 E Riverside Dr, St George
The St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm
is one of the most important discoveries in early Jurassic history. This world-class dinosaur site includes fossilized bones and rare footprints of dinosaurs and other ancient animals. It has the world’s largest collection of dinosaur swim tracks and one of only two tracks of a Theropod Dinosaur. Discovered in 2000 by Sheldon Johnson while he was working on his farm, it has quickly become a must-see for anyone interested in dinosaurs, geology, and the ancient Jurassic world. Small fee.
The Dixie Center
800 748-5011 or 435 628-7003
1835 Convention Center Dr, St George
The Dixie Center at St. George delivers the perfect venue for your event! A prominent rotunda and an inviting outdoor courtyard greets you upon entering St. George from the south. Beautiful sandstone bluffs and the red earth of Color Country will surround you. The Dixie Center at St. George
is designed for flexibility with versatile space for sporting events, trade shows, conventions, meetings, or concerts.
Downtown Farmers Market
2 W St George Blvd, St George
435 632-3721
The Downtown Farmers Market at Ancestor Square is a volunteer community project to promote the downtown area as well as promoting organic gardening and homemade crafts and goods. The Market is held every Saturday morning from 8am to noon in the Courtyard at Ancestor Square.
The Market begins on Mother’s Day weekend and continues through the end of October.
32nd Annual Huntsman World Senior Games October 8–20, 2018
800 562-1268 or 435 674-0550
1070 W 1600 South, #A-103, St George
This annual world-class international senior sporting event, hosts over 10,500 athletes from 20 countries. The Games provide over 30 sports from basketball to triathlon, and no pre-qualifying is necessary. Open to men and women ages 50+, the Games offer competition, entertainment, and social activities, as well as important health screenings.
The Huntsman World Senior Games were founded in 1987 by Daisy and John H. Morgan, Jr., owners of the Hilton Inn, with the goal of promoting peace, health, and friendship through athletic competition. Jon M. Huntsman, Chairman of the Board of the Huntsman Corporation, also recognized the Games’ value in fostering lifetime fitness and became its principal sponsor in 1989. The great success of the Games is the result of thousands of volunteers and scores of sponsors who provide financial and other support.
          Registration - March 1 to Sept 1, 2017 Online registration
For event schedules, fees, and accommodations refer to the website.
             The Huntsman World Senior Games host over 10,500 athletes from 20 countries.

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