Entries by Melynda

St. George Turns Whoville at December Holiday Celebration

George Streetfest on Main and St. George City combined holiday celebrations in December bringing holiday cheer to Historic Downtown. Chilly temperatures were not enough to keep the community away as families gathered together, bundled up to stay warm, and enjoyed ringing in the spirit of the holiday. It was more than reminiscent of a scene […]

Gingerbread Tour Online Ballot

Attend George Streetfest on Main, Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, from 6-10 p.m., to learn the winner of Gingerbread Tour 2015. Trophy presentation at 8:45 p.m. on Main Stage. Also, enjoy Santa, free photos with Buddy the Elf and The Grinch, carousel rides, crafts for kids and the Main Street FREE concert featuring Soul What!? at 9 p.m.. […]

Gingerbread Tour & Dec. 4 Lineup

George Streetfest on Main and St. George City are combining holiday festivities Dec. 4, from 6 to 10 p.m., at Historic Downtown as first Friday takes on a holiday flavor. Pending return of the Gingerbread Tour has downtown merchants drafting, crafting, baking and making edible masterpieces for display and voting beginning Dec. 1. Vying for […]

Nov. 6 Lineup Announced

George Streetfest on Main is gearing up for this Friday’s Big Fall Bash honoring the contributions of Big Brothers Big Sisters in southern Utah. Get the lineup, click here: GFF110415 NOV-week of George Streetfest press release           November vendor list:   Skylar Lui Chang Petroglyphs BioLife Urban Renewal Urban Renewal Koker Kreations […]

George Streetfest Returns with Good News, Great Concert

George Streetfest on Main returns Friday, Nov. 6 with the good news of event continuation through 2016. Recently, St. George City Council and the St. George Area Convention & Visitors Bureau announced renewal of sponsorship and support for southern Utah’s new nightlife event at Historic Downtown St. George. Performing at the Precision Hearing Main Street Concert Nov. 6 will […]

George Receives Nod to Become Permanent Resident Event

George Streetfest on Main is gearing up to continue through the winter months with a Big Fall Bash in November, Gingerbread Tour in December, and a New Year’s Day Masquerade on January 1. Then, with approval of renewed support and sponsorship by St. George City and the St. George Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, this […]

George 2016? Cast your Vote

With five months of Main Street fun under our belts, George Streetfest on Main event organizers are looking to the future. Community input is critical as we consider the future of first Fridays in Historic Downtown St. George. Please take a few minutes to share your opinions. Click here to take the George Continuation Survey

“Preserve New Grass” Change to Jazz Garden Oct. 2

George Streetfest on Main returns to southern Utah Oct. 2, Marathon Weekend, with a necessary change to the Zion Brewing Company Jazz Garden. Event organizers have been informed that though the September remodel of the Ancestor Square Courtyard is now complete, the newly laid grass is not yet able to support crowds of the Jazz […]

News Release: Aug. 7 George Streetfest on Main

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW  George Streetfest on Main returns Aug. 7 with a fresh lineup of performers, a George Mustache Contest, expansion onto Tabernacle Street, and a new total tapas menu at the Jazz Garden. The event’s signature Precision Hearing Main Street Concert will feature three Utah-based bands including southern Utah’s own, Brickwalker. Additional […]

George Stats & August Lineup

Out of the gate, George Streetfest on Main looks to be a successful community event and one that is here to stay. Aug. 7 Bands & Entertainment Announced Returning Aug. 7, the Precision Hearing Main Street Concert on Main Street will feature southern Utah’s own Brickwalker, with guest bands Quiet Oaks of Salt Lake City, and Holy Water […]

June Winner!

Congratulations Jadyn Ashton of Montana. You are our July Color Me George contest winner. Prize awarded on stage tonight, July 3!

Cool Tips from George

   George has Cool News & Event Fun Map The Jazz Garden will stay open until midnight July 3. Happy Independence Day!   4 Important Ways to Beat the Heat 1. First 250 families will receive a FREE George Squirt Bottle thanks to our friends at Stapley Pharmacy. 2. Street misters will be located on Main Street, […]

July Event Map & Lineup

Here’s the official event map. There will be all kinds of fun on the street July 3. Pick up your George squirt bottle at the George Store tent, then refill it all night long at Zion Park (culinary refill station). There will also be spray misters and lots of cold drinks to help you beat […]

July 3 Entertainment Lineup

July 3 Entertainment Lineup Poster Happy Birthday USA! George Streetfest on Main has a lineup that will start the weekend right. Join us Friday, July 3, 6 p.m. on Main Street. Concert continues until 10 p.m., and the Zion Brewing Company Jazz Garden at Ancestor Square is open until midnight.