Utah Symphony Comes to Bluff

Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 8 p.m. | Bluff, UT Don’t miss this once-in a life experience to see the Utah Symphony with the backdrop of Bluff’s gorgeous sandstone cliffs and its pristine dark skies. This free outdoor concert will feature the full Utah…

Bluff Community Center Fundraiser

You’re invited to attend the Bluff Community Center Fundraiser! May 20, 2017 from 5 – 8 pm at the Bluff Community Center Community members are organizing a fundraiser to purchase theatrical quality curtain for future “The Players Bluff” events, picture molding for art events,…

First Annual Bluff Founders Day & Frybread Festival

Community Celebration of Native and Pioneer Heritage Saturday, April 8, 2017 | Free and open to the public Schedule Events Bluff Street Parade From the Community Center to Twin Rocks Café | 10 am – noon Floats welcome!   Bluff Fort Heritage Activities Bluff Fort…

Glow In lights up night sky at Bluff Balloon Festival

Spectacular night time Glow In at the 19th Annual Bluff International Balloon Festival Saturday, January 14, 2017 | Pilots, community members and visitors gathered to see Bluff’s night sky lit up by hot air balloons for the annual Glow In. This event is a…

A Bluff Tradition: Winter Solstice Burn

Blue Herons Burn on Bluff Winter Solstice This past Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 Bluff welcomed friends from across the Four Corners for the ritual burning of two giant blue heron sculptures – one as tall as 35 feet. The herons were constructed over the…

Bluff EMT receives Utah Distinguished Service Award

Kathy Carson receives 2016 Distinguished Service Award for emergency medical services work After 40 years of volunteer service to bring emergency medical services to Bluff, Kathy Meck Carson has received the 2016 Distinguished Service Award from the Utah Emergency Medical Services Award Committee. Kathy…

Hovenweep: December’s National Park Getaway

The Ancient Towers of Hovenweep National Monument December’s National Park Getaway destination 6 ancient villages in one spectacular National Monument: This December, the National Park Service is highlighting Hovenweep National Monument as the National Park Getaway! And what perfect timing, with cooler temps, quiet…

Bluff International Balloon Festival: 19 years of history

Nineteen years and running – well, flying – makes for a pretty special Bluff International Balloon Festival. And it’s not just the fun balloon names like Breezy Rider, Basketcase, and Levity. So what makes this long-standing Bluff tradition stick? Each year, 25 or so…

Trail of the Artists at the Bluff Arts Festival

The Trail of the Artists Friday & Saturday 1 – 5 pm Bluff Arts Festival – October 14-16, 2016 The Trail of the Artists is a popular event at the annual Bluff Arts Festival. This year, the Trail of the Artists is featuring many…

Announcing the 19th Annual Bluff International Balloon Festival

19th Annual Bluff International Balloon Festival January 13-15, 2017 Make your plans to be in Bluff January 13-15, 2017 for our annual spectacular balloon fest. Schedule and sponsor details coming soon! For a recap and video of the 2016 Balloon Festival, click here. 

Utah Navajo Fair Sept. 14-18

The Utah Navajo Fair Returns to Bluff! September 14 – 18, 2016 See below for a full schedule but here are few of the weekend highlights: Thursday 10 am Health Fair and free carnival day for kids! Friday 1 pm Gourd Dance Saturday 9…

Centennial Jazz Band Sept. 19 at Bluff Fort

Come for the live jazz – and support the National Park Service! September 19, 2016 at 6:30 PM – Bluff Fort Co-op Building In celebration of the 100th birthday of the National Park Service, the Bluff Fort is hosting a jazz performance by the National…

Riding Like a Pro: 3 Safety Tips

Guest written by Utah Injury Lawyers at Christensen & Hymas As avid cyclists, Bluff is among our favorite areas. Its highways stretch on for miles across open desert, big skies, and red rock. The area offers great climbs and long rides to destinations like…

Monument Valley: Towers of Navajo Culture and Icons of Hollywood

Monument valley bluff utah

Monument Valley: famous for its towering desert red buttes that have been celebrated on the screen since 1939. It is a desert valley unlike any other, with some of its towers rising as high as 1000 feet from the valley floor. Because of its…

Secretary Jewell to discuss protection of Bears Ears at public meeting

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Under Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Robert Bonnie are coming to Bluff on Saturday, July 16th for a public listening session on different proposals to protect public lands in the area. Secretary Jewell and Under…

Road to the Mighty: All-American Road Trips in Southern Utah

If “epic family road trip” is what you have in mind for your next trip to Utah, look no further. VisitUtah.com has launched The Road to the Mighty as a follow up to “The Mighty 5” campaign to share some of Utah’s hidden treasures. The Road…

The best time to float the San Juan

River rafting on the San Juan River with Wild Rivers Expeditions

The San Juan River is a favorite trip for families, archaeology buffs, photographers and hikers because of its gentle nature and all of the side trips it offers. You’re guaranteed a few fun splashes but the San Juan is considered mild by whitewater standards. This scenic winds westward through…

8 Great Road Trips Ideas from Bluff

Here in our little corner of southeast Utah, we seem to be central to everything! From the scenic views of Monument Valley, the dizzying bends of Goosenecks State Park to the majestic bridges of Natural Bridges National Monument, Bluff boasts an expansive backyard.  If you’re…