Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

BIFF: The Musical

This weekend Wayne County has the distinct honor of hosting another annual BIFF. BIFF (the Bicknell International Film Festival) is a celebration of a particular type of cinema – the B kind. Every year people come from all over the country to enjoy this weekend of movies. We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch encourage you to make BIFF an annual tradition. Read More

Boulder Heritage

The Boulder Mountain community has been holding a Boulder heritage celebration for several years. This event recognizes the people that have lived in the beautiful area of Boulder, Utah. This July 12th and 13th marks the ninth annual celebration. If you’re down here around that time, consider taking the chance to add some variety to your trip.

The celebration takes place in Boulder, Utah, which is about an hour away from Torrey, Utah and Capitol Reef. Read More

Torrey Apple Days

Every year the scenic town of Torrey, Utah puts on it’s Independence Day celebration. Known as Torrey Apple Days, this party is the perfect expression of small-town America. This year the event kicks off on the Saturday following the 4th. (So July 6th.) We at the Lodge encourage you to come to town and check out Torrey Apple Days. Read More

Best of Wayne County

A lot of people come to Wayne County to visit Capitol Reef. Sometimes, however, it’s nice to know what else you can do in the county. To help you find some extra fun, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch have compiled a list of the best things to do in Wayne County. Read More

The Lone Ranger

January 3rd, 2013

Entertainment

Southern Utah is no stranger to the silver screen. Production crews routinely set up shop in the national parks and national monuments to capture our desert beauty on camera. Iconic films like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade have memorable scenes that where shot in Southern Utah. Disney recently filmed the exterior scenes of John Carter almost exclusively in Utah. And this year Disney will be releasing another movie that was partly filmed in Southern Utah, The Lone Ranger. Read More