•  12/1/2022 07:00 PM - 12/1/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

The Dominguez-Escalante Expedition was a Spanish Journey of exploration conducted in 1776 by two Franciscan priests, Atanasio Dominguez and Silvestre Velez de Escalante to find an overland route which eventually became the Spanish Trail, a trade route from Santa Fe to Pacific Coast settlements. This expedition going on the same time as our Declaration of Independence. Let Reuben Wadsworth share insights to this historic journey. Free to all - 7:00 PM at the Pioneer Courthouse.

  •  12/7/2022 07:00 PM - 12/7/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

The Pioneer Courthouse is supporting two authentic musical/native programs by the Shivwits Band of Paiutes for their annual toy drive. 11 - 21 and 12 - 7. They start at 7:00 PM. A $25.00 donation is requested for each.

  •  12/17/2022 09:45 AM - 12/17/2022 11:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Only one performance at Noon in front of the Pioneer Museum. Santa will come for visit. Free Family Friendly.

  •  11/21/2022 07:00 PM - 11/21/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

The Pioneer Courthouse is supporting two authentic musical/native programs by the Shivwits Band of Paiutes for their annual toy drive. 11 - 21 and 12 - 7. They start at 7:00 PM. A $25.00 donation is requested for each.

  •  11/19/2022 09:45 AM - 11/19/2022 11:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Two 15-minute reenactments of wild-west shootout at 9:45 AM and 11:15 AM. In front of the Pioneer Museum. Enjoy the monthly lecture at the Museum from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Free - family friendly

  •  11/19/2022 09:00 AM - 11/19/2022 02:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Join us for another exciting fun-filled field trip. This time we are going to the quaint little pioneer town of Rockville. Meet us at 9:00 AM at the Pioneer Courthouse to caravan. Or you can meet us at the Rockville community center at 43 East Main at 10:00 AM.

  •  10/25/2022 07:00 PM - 10/25/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Help us celebrate the close of Hispanic Heritage Month by coming to listen to the Jimenez Family share their talents through their voices. The program is free. An elevator is available. Public Parking.

  •  10/20/2022 07:00 PM - 10/20/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Katherine Kitterman will present a riveting history of Martha Hughes Cannon who was the 1st Female Senator. Martha was married to the first mayor of St. George, and ran against him in the race for Senator. Come here the full story.

  •  10/15/2022 09:45 AM - 10/15/2022 11:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Two 15-minute reenactments of a wild-west shootout - 9:45 AM and 11:15 AM in front of the Pioneer Museum. Enjoy the monthly lecture at the Museum from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Free Family Friendly.

  •  10/15/2022 09:00 AM - 10/15/2022 02:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Group will meet at Pioneer Courthouse at 9:00 to caravan to Leeds town hall 218 North Main by 10:00. Many interesting historical sites will be visited.

  •  10/6/2022 07:00 PM - 10/6/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Learn about this unique period of time when couples travelled long distances by wagon to the St. George Temple after it was completed. Loren Webb will share much of what he has learned about this piece of history that had a great impact on the growth of our community.

  •  9/17/2022 09:45 AM - 9/17/2022 11:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Two 15-minute reenactments of a wild-west shootout - 9:45 AM and 11:15 AM in front of the Pioneer Museum. Enjoy the monthly lecture at the Museum from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Free Family Friendly.

  •  9/17/2022 09:00 AM - 9/17/2022 02:00 PM
  •   97 UT-34, St. George, UT 84770

Come join the Washington County Historical Society in a delightful field trip to Pine Valley Mountain - a perfect destination to visit during the last days of summer. The group will caravan from the Pioneer Courthouse, up highway 18 to Pine Valley, leaving at 9:00 AM to enjoy a visit of historical sites. Bring a lunch to eat during your trip. The group should return by 2:00 PM. If you want to meet us in Pine Valley - be at the Pine Valley Chapel at 10:00. You might want to take advantage of being in Pine Valley and go to the park. Current posted rate for entry is $4.00.

  •  9/1/2022 07:00 PM - 9/1/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Edward Leo Lyman III is an educator, historian, author, and philanthropist. He as taught and published books and article on the history of the western United States or over 35 years. He received his doctorate from University of California, riverside. Leo is a lifetime member of the Washington County Historical Society, He has been the Utah State Director of the Old Spanish Trail Association. Come learn about the importance of this route to the transcontinental highway system. Free to all.

  •  8/31/2022 12:00 PM - 8/31/2022 01:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

This will be our first "brown bag lunch" lecture. Come hear Nathan Waite tell stories about Zion Canyon. Nathan is an editor for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints History Department.

  •  8/20/2022 10:00 AM - 8/20/2022 10:15 AM

The Lawmen and the Muddy River Gang return to delight us with their 15-minute re-enactment of a wild west shootout. The second performance will be at 11:00 AM.

  •  8/4/2022 07:00 PM - 8/4/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

You don't want to miss this! Kelly James Larson, former Police Officer will tell of Dixie's Early Law Enforcement

  •  7/16/2022 10:00 AM - 7/16/2022 10:15 AM

Another visit by the Lawmen and the Muddy River Gang. Come see this exciting group share a short 15-minute re-enactment of a wild west shootout. Second show at 11 AM

  •  7/7/2022 07:00 PM - 7/7/2022 08:00 PM

We have all heard of Butch Cassidy, but what do you know about his family and their life in Southern Utah? Come listen to Dixie Miller share many insights into the life of the Parkers.

  •  7/7/2022 10:00 AM - 8/27/2022 11:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday - meet at the St. George Art Museum just prior to 10 AM to begin journey to meet historic characters and buildings in downtown St. George. An air-conditioned shuttle bus will take you from one location to another. Each tour is approximately 2 hours long with a tour guide sharing tidbits of history with you. This is a wonderful way to share this history with family and friends - especially those visiting from out-of-the area. Minimal cost.

  •  6/28/2022 07:00 PM - 6/28/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

A fun evening of being part of a patriotic jam session. Lead by Ross Hart. Anyone with a desire to play or listen or sing along, please bring yourself and join in. This will be a great way to get into the patriotic spirit for the 4th and 24th of July.

  •  6/18/2022 10:00 AM - 6/18/2022 10:15 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Come watch this exciting Wild West show - only 15 minutes. Will repeat at 11:00 AM

  •  6/2/2022 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Loren Covington Lecture by Kathy Tobler

  •  5/24/2022 07:00 PM - 5/24/2022 08:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse

Great fun and lively entertainment. Tyler Sevy and friends prepare for their summer tour. Come here them share their repertoire. Free to all.

  •  5/21/2022 09:45 AM
  •   97 E. St George Blvd.

The Lawmen and the Muddy River Gang love to do this re-enactment of a "wild west shootout." Two performances - 9:45 AM and 11:15 AM. In between, a lecture by Teresa Orton on Erastus Snow and his 5 Wives will be given in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum Meeting Room. Shootout and lecture are free to everyone. If you miss the shootout, the group will be returning each month on the 3rd Saturday. Times will vary, so watch closely for future announcements.

  •  5/14/2022 09:00 AM
  •   97 E. St. George Blvd

Meet at the Pioneer Courthouse at 9 AM (97 E. St. George Blvd). . . . . We will caravan, arriving outside of the Fort Harmony Library (34 South 2900) at 10:00 AM. Questions: . . . call Dick Kohler (702) 445-3650 Mike Harless will be the Tour Guide, with support from Brent Prince. We will return about 2:00 PM. Bring a lunch with you.

  •  5/5/2022 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Lecture by Mary Ann Kirk, Mormon Battalion Association

  •  4/26/2022 07:00 PM - 4/26/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Dixie Jam Band is returning to share their lively music. Don't miss out! It is free to all. Questions? 435-632-1215

  •  4/20/2022 12:00 PM - 4/23/2022 06:00 PM
  •   5500 South 700 West, Hurricane, UT, USA

Washington County Historical Society, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Sons of Utah Pioneers, Arts to Zion, and Historic St. George Live will be sharing some of the history of the area. Watch for actual times as more information becomes available.

  •  4/9/2022 09:00 AM - 4/9/2022 02:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Come learn more about the history of the little town of Enterprise, known for hosting an annual Cornfest where the town and neighboring communities celebrate the harvest of local farmers in late August. Cornfest has been a tradition in Enterprise since 1990. The small town boasts of its freshly grown corn available at the festival and along Main Street. There is also a vintage car show, live entertainment and dancing, festival food, a variety of booths to shop at, and more. You will be driving your vehicles as the group visits various historic sites. No cost.

  •  4/7/2022 07:00 PM - 4/7/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Glenn Rawson is a radio and television personality known for being the voice of the inspirational stories on the Sounds of Sunday program and for being the writer, producer, and host of KJZZ Television's The Joseph Smith Papers and KSL Television's History of the Saints TV series. Rawson was born in Idaho. He joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at age 18 and later served as a Mormon missionary in Iowa. He received a bachelor's degree in wildlife and range management at Brigham Young University and later received a master's degree in educational administration from Idaho State University. For several years Rawson was a full-time seminary and institute teacher. He was also a frequent speaker at various Especially For Youth sessions. A collection of inspirational stories by Rawson entitled In the Midst of Thee has also been published. Rawson is currently working on a Ph.D. in political science and constitutional law.

  •  3/22/2022 07:00 PM - 3/22/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Wooden Tantrum is an award-winning Celtic band, featuring Bret Sevy on Boldrum, Britain Sevy on Guitar and Tara Tishner world class Celtic and classical violinist. Come and enjoy best in state Irish traditional melodies and foot stomping jigs March 22 as we continue the concert series at the Old Historic Pioneer Courthouse 97 E. St. George Blvd. Parking available. No admission.

  •  3/19/2022 10:00 AM - 3/19/2022 10:30 AM
  •   100 West Tabernacle Street, St. George, UT, USA

How appropriate to dedicate this bronze statue of beloved educator, author and historian, Juanita Brooks during Women’s History Month! Brooks’ curiosity, courage and candor made her one of our community’s greatest treasures and a veracious trailblazer.

  •  3/18/2022 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

In conjunction with the Juanita Brooks unveiling, a new play will be show cased at the Pioneer Courthouse. Entitled "Hard Truths, " this story by Debora Threedy weaves together the story of two women whose lives are indelibly altered by attempts to erase the events of the Mountain Meadows Massacre. One woman is based on the true story of Juanita Brooks and her 15-year struggle to research then bring to light the death of 120 emigrants in 1857. The other woman is fictional and based on a child who survived the massacre, read by a cast of local actors and free of charge, this event will tally the cost of attempting to erase and then refusing to face the past.

  •  3/3/2022 07:00 PM - 3/3/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Wendy Spooner will discuss why the arts are important to humanity. Wendy is a Genetic Genealogist by day, a writer by night, and an artist in between. She has recently become a member of the City of St. George Arts Commission. Come enjoy her enthusiastic and energetic personality as she describes the most influential works of paintings, sculpture, music, literature, and drama, including local St. George settlers' artwork.

  •  2/26/2022 10:00 AM - 2/26/2022 02:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Meet at the Pioneer Courthouse to caravan to Springdale to arrive at 11:00. The group will meet for orientation. Some of the activities will include 1) 5 min. Walk to the Bishops Granary 2) 15 min. Drive to Pioneer Cemetery and walk to the site. 3) 5 min. Drive through Towns current Cemetery. 4) 5 min. Drive to Historic Jail. 5.) 5 Min. Drive to the Museum Construction site. 6) 5 Min. Drive past Ditch water system interpretive site. 7) 5 min. Drive to Under the Eaves NRHP monument 5 min. Tour. Field trip should last 1 1/2 hours. Those who wish to drive into Zion NP can continue their self-tour at that time. Rich Levin will be leading the tour in Springdale.

  •  2/22/2022 07:00 PM - 2/22/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

The Sunday Best Jazz Band brings fun, accessible jazz standards to southern Utah. Together since 2015, this talented group plays a wide variety of jazz music, from classic ballads to Mardi Gras.

  •  2/16/2022 03:00 PM - 2/16/2022 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

If you love history and want to help preserve the history of our beautiful area, come find out what volunteer opportunities are available at the Pioneer Courthouse and with other historical groups - Washington County Historical Society, Sons of Utah Pioneers, Daughters of Utah Pioneers, and Arts to Zion (Silver Reef).

  •  2/3/2022 07:00 PM - 2/3/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 East Saint George Boulevard, St. George, UT, USA

Former Mayor, Dan McArthur will share his experiences as a life-long resident of St. George, and long-term Mayor. Dan is a direct descendant of Daniel Duncan McArthur, one of the founding fathers of St. George. There is a new display at the Pioneer Courthouse for visitors to learn a little more about what it took to establish our community.

  •  1/25/2022 07:00 PM - 1/25/2022 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Youth from the Cedar Band of Paiutes will be performing after having to cancel in December due to snow.

  •  1/15/2022 12:00 PM - 1/15/2022 03:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

The Arts to Zion Studio Tour is partnering with local restaurants for a sampling of foods at various locations. In addition to the "nibbles", live music will be provided. Enjoy Angelica's food at the Pioneer Courthouse.

  •  1/15/2022 10:00 AM - 1/15/2022 11:00 AM
  •   145 North 100 East, St. George, UT, USA

Lecture at DUP Museum describing process of growing seeds to making shawls.

  •  1/13/2022 11:00 AM - 1/17/2022 03:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

Annual Arts to Zion Studio Tour will visit Pioneer Courthouse. Preshow on January 7 through January 12. Kimberly Jackson will be demonstrating her work during the Martin Luther King weekend.

  •  12/18/2021 10:00 AM
  •   97 E. St. George Blvd.

Yes. the Lawmen and the Muddy River Gang are returning, this time with Santa. Join us at 10AM or 12N for the 15-minute reenactment.

  •  12/15/2021 12:00 AM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

To history buffs of all ages! Celebrate the holiday season with Washington County Historical Society. RSVP for one of four free and fun guided walking tours of historic downtown St. George on Wednesday, December 15. Click on READ MORE to use QR Code and sign-up. All tours start at the Pioneer Courthouse, 97 East St. George Boulevard. Watch the weather forecast and dress accordingly. Enjoy light refreshments at the Pioneer Courthouse after your tour. Group size limited to 15. Face masks recommended. Questions? Call 435-632-1215

  •  12/14/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E. St. George Blvd.

We are in for a treat! Youth groups from the Cedar Band and the Shivwits Band of Paiutes will be sharing their talents for us on Tuesday, December 14 at the Pioneer Courthouse. Be there at 7:00 PM.

  •  12/2/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

What can be better than to listen to delightful stories from Christmas' past as only Lyman Hafen can tell us. Don't miss "Dixie Christmas" at the Pioneer Courthouse.

  •  11/20/2021 10:00 AM - 11/20/2021 12:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT, USA

The Lawmen and the Muddy River Gang return. Come watch the 15-minute reenactment of a "shootout" on the front lawn of the Pioneer Museum. Don't be late.

  •  11/16/2021 07:00 PM - 11/16/2021 08:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Blvd, St. George, UT 84770, USA

Lauryn Statham, a lovely 23-yr-old (almost), has been singing her entire life. She has taught herself to play the guitar and enjoys writing her own songs. Come be entertained.

  •  11/4/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 UT-34, St. George, UT 84770

Come listen to the intriguing story of Olive and Frank - considered a "Tragic Love Story" given by Allison McCord.

  •  10/26/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 UT-34, St. George, UT 84770

Come enjoy an entertaining evening to end the Oktoberfest season.

  •  10/23/2021 09:00 AM
  •   97 UT-34, St. George, UT 84770

Mark your calendar. Plan to take a field trip to Springdale. Participants will enjoy a historical site route created by Rich Levin, Chairman of the Historic Preservation Commission for Springdale. The Event will begin at 9:00 AM on Saturday, October 23 at the Pioneer Courthouse in St. George, and then the group will caravan to Springdale in their own vehicles. Signup https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040E4DA5A928A5FC1-springdale

  •  10/16/2021 10:00 AM
  •   97 UT-34, St. George, UT 84770

The Muddy River Gang Returns. Come to the Pioneer Courthouse at 10:00 AM or 12:00 PM on Saturday, October 16, 2021. Watch this short re-enactment and then plan to attend the special event at the Pioneer Museum and hear Colin Smith share his talent in woodworking which will begin immediately after the “Shootout.”

  •  9/30/2021 06:00 PM
  •   Hela Seegmiller Historic Farm, 2592 S 3000 E
  •  9/11/2021 09:00 AM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  8/5/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  7/27/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  7/24/2021 01:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse, 97 E St George Boulevard
  •  7/1/2021 11:00 AM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  6/26/2021 10:00 AM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  6/22/2021 07:00 PM
  •  6/10/2021 08:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse 97 E St. George Blvd
  •  6/3/2021 10:00 AM - 8/28/2021 10:00 AM
  •   Art Museum, 212 N Main Street
  •  5/25/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  5/18/2021 07:00 PM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard
  •  5/6/2021 07:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse, 97 E St George Blvd

Pioneer Corner Lecture Series, Southern Utah Memories, presented by Loren Webb To attend in person, sign-in https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040E4DA5A928A5FC1-lecture or Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86979850186?pwd=NEhHK3ZaTzlWMWRTS1Q5VXczcU5hQT09

  •  4/1/2021 07:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse, 97 E St George Blvd

Pioneer Corner Lecture Series, How the LDS Tabernacle Made St George a Regional Capital, presented by Doug Alder To attend in-person, sign-in https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040E4DA5A928A5FC1-lecture or Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86979850186?pwd=NEhHK3ZaTzlWMWRTS1Q5VXczcU5hQT09

  •  3/13/2021 11:00 AM
  •   97 E St George Boulevard

Historic Walking Tour along St George Boulevard and 100 West to see highlights such as the Gardener's Club, Augustus Hardy House, The Old Jail House, Emma Parker Morris house, Dr. Pike home, Brigham Young home, Adolphus and Mary Whitehead home, Edwin and Mary Woolley home, Israel and Anna Ivins home for more info see: https://static.s123-cdn.com/uploads/3225498/normal_5fff55433895f.pdf

  •  3/4/2021 07:00 PM
  •   Pioneer Courthouse, 97 E St George Blvd

Pioneer Corner Lecture Series, Lore of Faith and Folly, presented by Susannah Nillson

  •  2/23/2021 07:00 PM

For a little over four years, sisters singing duo Kaitlin Sevy and Marissa Sevy Thompson have blended their voices performing an eclectic set of songs about heartache, vices, and finding your way despite adversity. “Bow with the Sin”, their 2018 debut album, ranges from alt-country to indie/folk inspired by artists such as Brandi Carlile, First Aid Kid, Hank Williams and Julia Jacklin. After touring in the Pacific Northwest, Kaitlin and Marissa continue writing songs for an upcoming new EP, but for now are excited to perform for a live audience again!