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Feb 1st - Sept 15th
Canyonlands National Park
50th Anniversary Celebration

The Canyonlands 50th Anniversary will be a yearlong event that will culminate in mid-September, 2014. There will a variety of events through out the year with a main event the weekend of September 11th, 12th, & 13th. During this time there will be an historic film festival, a dutch oven community dinner, historic displays at the Museum of Moab, an art show at the MARC with a rededication ceremony at the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park.

For more info visit bateswilson.org
or call 435-259-0108.

MOAB'S LIVE MUSIC
in June

June 27 Buck's Grill House, Scott Ibex, 7-10pm
June 27 Moab Backyard Theater, Western Music, 8:30pm, $10 adults, kids free
June 27 Blu Bar, Valerie & Alan Brown, 5-7pm, Gleewood, 8pm
June 27 Woody's Tavern, Matt Lewis, 9pm
June 27 Club Rio,TBA, 9:30pm
June 28 Woody's Tavern, Matt Lewis, 9pm
June 28 Buck's Grill House, Lost Buffalo, 7-10pm
June 28 Club Rio, TBA, 9:30pm
June 28 Blu Bar, Gleewood, 7pm
June 28 Peace Tree, Laurie Larson

MOAB'S LIVE MUSIC
in July

July 1 Peace Tree, Jonathan Olschewski
July 1 Buck's Grill House, Dave Steward, 7-10pm
July 2 Peace Tree, Slim Pickins, 6:30-9:30pm
July 3 Blu Bar, Lost Buffalo, 7pm
July 4 Club Rio, Steelbender 191, 9:30pm
July 4 Woody's Tavern, TBA, 9pm
July 4 Buck's Grill House, Scott Ibex, 7-10pm
July 4 Blu Bar, Harry Harpoon, 5pm
July 5 Woody's Tavern, TBA, 9pm
July 5 Peace Tree, B#'s, 6:30-9:30pm
July 5 Club Rio, DJ Jason P, 9:30pm
July 5 Blu Bar, Community Music Night hosted by            Scott Ibex, 7pm
July 8 Buck's Grill House, Eric Jones, 7-10pm
July 9 Moab Backyard Theater, Bluegrass with            Quicksand Soup, 8pm
July 10 Blu Bar, Pete Stein, 7pm
July 11 Club Rio, County Red, 9:30pm
July 11 Woody's Tavern, Tony Rosario, 9pm
July 11 Peace Tree, Porch Lights, 6:30-9:30pm
July 11 Moab Backyard Theater, Western Music,              8:30pm
July 11 Buck's Grill House, Slim Pickins, 7-10pm
July 11 Blu Bar, Matt Miller, 7pm
July 12 Club Rio, County Red, 9:30pm
July 12 Woody's Tavern, Edgar's Drag Show, 9pm
July 12 Peace Tree, Richard Epperson from Salt              Lake City, 6:30-9:30pm
July 12 Buck's Grill House, Porch Lights, 7-10pm
July 12 Blu Bar, Matt Miller, 7pm
July 13 Peace Tree, Slim Pickins, 6:30-9:30pm
July 15 Buck's Grill House, Scott Ibex, 7-10pm
July 16 Moab Backyard Theater, Bluegrass with              Quicksand Soup, 8pm
July 17 Blu Bar, Lost Buffalo, 7pm
July 18 Club Rio, DJ Tunnelvision and Jason P,              9:30pm
July 18 Woody's Tavern, Science Seattle, 9pm
July 18 Moab Backyard Theater, Western Music,              8:00pm
July 18 Buck's Grill House, Lost Buffalo, 7-10pm
July 18 Blu Bar, Austin May, 7:30pm
July 19 Club Rio, DJ Tunnelvision and Jason P,             9:30pm
July 19 Woody's Tavern, Science Seattle, 9pm
July 19 Peace Tree, Gigi, 6:30-9:30pm
July 19 Blu Bar, Community Music Night hosted              by Scott Ibex, 7pm
July 21 Peace Tree, Slim Pickins, 6:30-9:30pm
July 22 Buck's Grill House, Dave Steward, 7-10pm
July 23 Moab Backyard Theater, Bluegrass with              Quicksand Soup, 8pm
July 24 Woody's Tavern, Talia Solo, 9pm
July 24 Blu Bar, Lost Buffalo, 7pm
July 25 Woody's Tavern, Stonefed, 9pm
July 25 Club Rio,Hip Hop Innovators Live, 9:30pm
July 25 Peace Tree, Rickie Allen Buchborn from              Denver, 6:30-9:30pm
July 25 Buck's Grill House, Eric Jones, 7-10pm
July 25 Blu Bar, Rogue Assets, 7pm
July 26 Club Rio, Transitions presents Leo Rising,              9:30pm
July 26 Woody's Tavern, Stonefed, 9pm
July 26 Blu Bar, Community Music Night hosted              by Scott Ibex, 7pm
July 29 Buck's Grill House, Lost Buffalo, 7-10pm
July 30 Moab Backyard Theater, Bluegrass with              Quicksand Soup, 8pm
July 31 Blu Bar, Lost Buffalo, 7pm

Music Locations

Blu Bar
811 S. Main Street
435-259-3333

Buck's Grill House & Lounge
1393 N. Hwy 191
435-259-5201

Moab Backyard Theater
56 W. 100 South
435-260-0446

Club Rio

2 South 100 West
435-259-6666

Woody's Tavern
221 S. Main Street
435-259-3550

Peace Tree Cafe
20 S. Main Street
435-259-0101

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July Moab Events 2014

July 19 Capitol Reef Classic - Utah Road Race Championship and Gran Fondo. See ad pg 20B

July 19 Kokopelli Tropical- performing live salsa & cha cha at the Moab Valley Multicultural Center. Music begins at 7:00 on the well shaded back patio. BYOB. All ages welcome! There will be a $3 raffle benefiting Salsa Picante! Donations appreciated!

July 19 Moonflower Community Cooperative -Certified Holistic Health Coach and Licensed Massage Therapist Sarah Finkbeiner discusses Alkalizing your body: taking care of the internal environment. Eating too many acid-forming foods & not enough alkalizing foods can throw off the body's pH, disrupting the internal environment necessary for vibrant health, impairing the body's ability to detoxify & repair, leading to disease in the body such as acne, headaches, joint pain, indigestion, low immune system, imbalanced hormones, & allergies. 11:00 am, Moonflower’s Library, 39 East 100 North, 435-259-5712.

July 19 Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum- hosts free lecture by Ben Belorado on San Juan County Archaeology. Ben will discuss his research on "Building Murals and Tree-Ring Dating: New Methods of Reconstructing Ancient Social Networks and Community Identities in the Western Mesa Verde Area". Lecture starts at 2pm, 660 W. 400 N, Blanding, Utah. For more info: 435-678-2238. See ad on pg 16B.

July 21 Moab Western Show- Comedy and Music, 8pm, Moab Backyard Theater, 56 W. 100 South.

July 21-25 Spy Hop in Moab- we're sending four instructors and a van full of cameras & computers to Moab to lead three different classes in film, game design & animation for ages 7-16. Classes will be held at the MARC, 217 E. Center St., $130 per student. Class times depend on age. To register: www.spyhop.org/moab or call 801-532-7500.

July 21-25 Spy Hop in Moab- we're sending four instructors and a van full of cameras & computers to Moab to lead three different classes in film, game design & animation for ages 7-16. Classes will be held at the MARC, 217 E. Center St., $130 per student. Class times depend on age. To register: www.spyhop.org/moab or call 801-532-7500.

July 24 PIONEER DAY

July 24 Museum of Moab Ice Cream Social join us for music, games & ice cream at 6pm, 118 E. Center Street. For more info call 435-259-7985 or visit www.moabmuseum.org/ice cream.

July 24 Moab Western Show- Comedy and Music, 8pm, Moab Backyard Theater, 56 W. 100 South.

July 25 Magic Night with Rick Boretti -- 8:00 pm , Moab Backyard Theater, 56 W. 100 South

July 26-Aug 3 Montezuma County Fair. See ad on pg 19A.

July 28-Aug 8 Xanadu Performing Arts Company- presents Summer Theatre Camp 9am-3pm. Ages 4-15, $35 per day, or $350 total. To register xpac.cb@gmail.com or 785-220-9925.

July 29 Moab Women's Network-6pm at Rotary Park. Bring a snack or dish to share. MWN is committed to empowering women entrepreneurs by providing opportunities to embrace and enhance their unique talents in a welcoming environment. For info moab.women@gmail.com.

July 31- Aug 2 Cowboy Gathering of the Four Corners - See ad on pg 19A.

July 31 Absolute Beginner Salsa Lesson- 1 hr Lesson begins 7:15PM at the MARC. Dance social follows. No experience or partner necessary! Beware, joining a social dance class can lead to improved self confidence & social skills! All ages welcome. $5 Questions? DanceMoab@gmail.com MARC 111 E. 100 North, 435-259-6272.

July 31 Moab Western Show- Comedy and Music, 8pm, Moab Backyard Theater 56 W. 100 South.


August Events 2014

Aug 1-5 Women: Wild By Nature River Rafting Trip - Women, whitewater, wisdom and wonder. Join CFI’s Director Karla VanderZanden on this special women-only annual event. Women of all ages & backgrounds enjoy this trip; youth 16 & older are welcome. Visit cfimoab.org or call 435-259-7750
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Aug 2 Multicultural Market-9am -1pm 156 North 100 West. Browse, Shop,Sell, Eat. Selling food, collectibles, handmade merchandise, jewelry, art, crafts, fresh fruit & vegetables. Musicians Welcome! Interested vendors please call 435-259-1601. Fee only $10 or 15% whichever is less.

Aug 2 Delicate Stitchers Quilt Guild’s Impressions of Canyonlands Annual Quilt Challenge honoring the 50th Celebration of Canyonlands National Park - special reception from 6- 9pm, at the Museum of Moab, 118 E. Center. The quilts will be on display July 16th thru September 13th.

Aug 2-3 Mixed Golf Tourney 3-n-1- Moab Golf Club, 2705 E. Bench Rd, 435-259-6488.

Aug 6 Complimentary Seminar: How Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy can help you. from 6:00-7:00 in Moab. Please RSVP with your name and number of attendees for this limited-seating presentation. Refreshments provided. Call 800-775-4902 x178 or go to www.utahbioidenticalhormones.com/bhrt-doctor-utah. Provided by Hormone Centers of Utah.

Aug 7-9 Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum- hosts the Pecos Conference of Southwest Archaeology. Conference starts at 2pm, 660 W. 400 N, Blanding, Utah. For more info: 435-678-2238.

Aug 7 Jerry Shue- Honey Bees, Humans, and Moab - Explore the amazing world of honey bees, how humans have partnered with them for millennia, and how beekeepers in Moab are dealing with the current challenges to honey bee health. Jerry Shue has been a beekeeper, on and off, for 37 years. He has been a honey bee inspector in Pennsylvania and Utah, has searched desert canyons to find wild survivor colonies, and has seen 40,000 commercial hives sitting in one field waiting to pollinate almonds. He believes the bees have a lot to teach us. Moab Information Center, Center & Main, 2014 Lecture Series sponsored by Canyonlands Natural History Association (CNHA) & Museum of Moab. 6:00 pm

Aug 8-9 Relay for Life- come support The American Cancer Society & Relay for Life. For info call Yordy 970-986-9141.

Aug 8-9 Women's Redrock Music Festival- Robber's Roost Bookstore (outdoor venue) Torrey, Utah. 185 West Main, Torrey Utah. For tickets & details visit our website at www.redrockwomensfest.com.

Aug 9 Multicultural Market- 9am-1pm, 156 North 100 West. Browse, Shop,Sell, Eat. Selling food, collectibles, handmade merchandise, jewelry, art, crafts, fresh fruit & vegetables. Musicians Welcome! Interested vendors please call 435-259-1601. Fee only $10 or 15% whichever is less.

Aug 9 4th Annual George Geer Memorial Car Show, Cortez. See ad on pg 19A.

Aug 11-17 Utah Symphony’s Mighty 5 Tour – The Utah Symphony performs in and around Utah’s National Parks. Features full orchestra performances in Teasdale, Moab, Bryce Canyon, and Springdale. Chamber music at Dead Horse Point, Arches National Park, and Fruita Campground. www.utahsymphony.org/Mighty5.

Aug 12-15 Sustainable You! Summer Camp - Join Canyonlands Field Institute & Roslyn Brain, PhD for this fun and active Sustainable You! Summer Camp in Moab. It’s an exciting opportunity for kids entering 5th through 8th grades to participate in an awesome learning adventure during the summer. Visit cfimoab.org or call 435-259-7750.

Aug 16 Multicultural Market- 9am-1pm, 156 North 100 West. Browse, Shop,Sell, Eat. Selling food, collectibles, handmade merchandise, jewelry, art, crafts, fresh fruit & vegetables. Musicians Welcome! Interested vendors please call 435-259-1601. Fee only $10 or 15% whichever is less.

Aug 16 Dirt Riot Endurance Racing, Cortez. See ad on pg 19A.

Aug 23 Multicultural Market- 9am-1pm, 156 North 100 West. Browse, Shop,Sell, Eat. Selling food, collectibles, handmade merchandise, jewelry, art, crafts, fresh fruit & vegetables. Musicians Welcome! Interested vendors please call 435-259-1601. Fee only $10 or 15% whichever is less.

Aug 23 Southwest Colorado Food, Wine, Art Festival. Cortez. See ad on pg 19A

Aug 26 Moab Women's Network-6pm at Rotary Park. Bring a snack or dish to share. MWN is committed to empowering women entrepreneurs by providing opportunities to embrace and enhance their unique talents in a welcoming environment. For info moab.women@gmail.com.

Aug 28-Sep 8 Moab Music Festival- every September, the award-winning Moab Music Festival brings world-class musicians to stunning red rock venues around Moab, Utah for a feast of chamber music, jazz, & traditional music concerts. We call it "music in concert with the landscape," celebrating old & new chamber music, jazz with a Latin flavor, & traditional music from around the globe. For program info and tickets see www.moabmusicfest.org

Aug 29 Relay for Life Dutch Oven Cook Off- 3pm at Old City Park. Grab your favorite camp cook & come support The American Cancer Society & Relay for Life. For info call Yordy 970-986-9141.

Aug 29-Sept 1 Bates Wilson Youth Camp - The Friends of Arches & Canyonlands Parks, in partnership with Canyonlands Field Institute, is celebrating Canyonlands National Park’s 50th anniversary this year with the first annual Bates Wilson Youth Camp. For more info see pg. 1B.

Aug 30 Multicultural Market-
9am-1pm, 156 North 100 West. Browse, Shop,Sell, Eat. Selling food, collectibles, handmade merchandise, jewelry, art, crafts, fresh fruit & vegetables. Musicians Welcome! Interested vendors please call 435-259-1601. Fee only $10 or 15% whichever is less.

Aug 30-31 Moab Artists Studio Tour - visit the homes and professional studios of local artists. It is an opportunity to observe and ask questions of your favorite artists. Tour runs from 10am-4pm both days. For info visit www.moabstudiotour.com.

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