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September 21, 2017
Public Lands Day at Cedar Breaks
Join us at Cedar Breaks National Monument on National Public Lands Day (NPLD) September 30, 2017! NPLD is also a fee-free day for all federal public lands and many state parks.

September 18, 2017
First Annual Southwest Astronomy Festival
Utah has more International Dark Sky locations than any other state, province or region in the world, and now is the time to celebrate! Mark your calendars for September 22-23 to join a regional celebration of astronomy and our glittering dark skies.

August 17, 2017
Utah Symphony Performing At Cedar Breaks as Part Of Great American Road Trip
On August 30th, Cedar Breaks and park visitors will be serenaded, during sunset, on the rim of Point Supreme, by a chamber concert of brass musicians from the Utah Symphony.

August 17, 2017
Cedar Breaks National Monument Celebrates New Trail and 84th Birthday
Join us at Cedar Breaks this August 22 to celebrate the park’s 84th Anniversary, and a ribbon cutting formally designating our new paved ADA-ABA accessible Sunset Trail!

July 17, 2017
Twelfth Annual Wildflower Festival Blooms at Cedar Breaks
In celebration of its colorful wildflower displays, Cedar Breaks National Monument is hosting its twelfth annual Wildflower Festival July 8-23.

June 13, 2017
Artists Chasing Light at Cedar Breaks National Monument
Cedar Breaks National Monument and the Southern Utah Museum of Art are proud to announce the artists selected for Chasing Light Plein Air Festival and Sale held on July 3rd through 8th.

May 29, 2017
New Fee Rates at Cedar Breaks National Monument
Beginning this 2017 Spring season, Cedar Breaks will increase park entrance and campground fees in order to fund important deferred/backlog maintenance and improvement projects.

May 26, 2017
Cedar Breaks Open for 2017 Season
Cedar Breaks Scenic Drive known as State Highway 148 and Information Center/Book Store are now open for the summer season.

March 02, 2017
Cedar Breaks National Monument Designated as an International Dark Sky Park
Cedar Breaks National Monument and the International Dark Sky Association (IDA) are excited to announce the designation of Cedar Breaks as an International Dark Sky Park. This distinction recognizes Cedar Breaks as a sanctuary of natural darkness and for the opportunity it provides visitors to enjoy the night sky.

February 16, 2017
Invitation to Participate in Park Planning Via Electronic Communications
Currently, the majority of CEBR project notifications are being delivered by post. Beginning March 16, 2017, the park will be transferring to an electronic platform to distribute correspondence regarding park projects and associated compliance documents.

January 09, 2017
Cedar Breaks Offers 2017 Winter Activities and Events
Are you ready to discover a whole new park? Each winter Cedar Breaks transforms into a wonderland that many miss out on due to the myth that the park “closes” during the colder months of the year. In fact, after the Scenic Drive (Highway 148) closes to automobiles, a whole new park reveals itself.

November 22, 2016
Call for Artists - Chasing Light Plein Air Festival
The Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA) and Cedar Breaks National Monument are excited to present Chasing Light: Plein Air Festivalthe week of July 2, 2017. The call for artists will be open December 1, 2016 through January 21, 2017. Up to 12 Plein Air painters will be selected to paint from July 2 – July 6, 2017, with a wet paint sale and gala the evening of July 7. Art will be exhibited and for sale through August 19.

November 22, 2016
Road through Cedar Breaks Closed for 2016 Season
Details on Cedar Breaks National Monument's road closure of State Route 148 for the 2016 Season.

May 21, 2015
Zion, Bryce and Cedar Breaks Increasing Fees
In order to fund important maintenance and improvement projects within the parks, several local National Park Sites will be raising fees.

January 13, 2015
Cedar Breaks National Monument Accepting Comments on Proposed Increase in Recreational Fees

June 15, 2011
Summer 2011 Season Begins
The scenic drive and visitor center at Cedar Breaks National Monument will open for the season on Friday, June 17th.

February 23, 2011
Cedar Breaks is Seeking a Teacher-Ranger-Teacher for Summer 2011
Interested teachers will work as a park ranger at Cedar Breaks, while developing valuable career experiences that can be used in the classroom.

December 07, 2010
Internship Program Excels
Cedar Breaks has partnered with Southern Utah University to hire student interns.

May 24, 2010
2010 Season Opening
2010 season opening is delayed due to harsh winter conditions at monument. Opening day has been moved to June 5, 2010.

May 06, 2010
First Bloom
The National Park Foundation and the First Bloom program are currently sponsoring a garden design contest for program participants. To support local First Bloom participants, log on to and vote for the Cedar City garden design.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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Cedar Breaks National Monument: Administrative Office
2390 West Highway 56
Suite #11

Cedar City, UT 84720


(435) 586-9451 x4420

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