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2016 Monticello Festival of the Trees

This past weekend was the Monticello Festival of the Trees and it was bigger and better than ever!  I volunteered to do a tree for our office again this year, and it was much faster and easier (and cheaper!) this … Continue reading

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Grand Opening of the Canyon Country Discovery Center in Monticello, Utah

The Grand Opening of the Canyon Country Discovery Center was held just about a week and a half ago here in Monticello – I’d been looking forward to it for months!  I joked back in June in my entry on … Continue reading

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Stars & S’mores at the Canyon Country Discovery Center

For maybe the first time ever since moving to Monticello just over 7 years ago, there were two different things happening on a Friday night that I wanted to go to!  Now I’m not complaining, this is a good problem … Continue reading

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Monticello Ghost Tour!

My absolute favorite day of the year in Monticello is only 4 days away…. Pioneer Day!  Well, technically Pioneer Day is only 3 days away, but the main part of our town’s celebration is always held on the nearest Saturday, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: 17th Annual Bluff International Balloon Festival

One of my favorite annual events in San Juan County is coming up this weekend- the Bluff International Balloon Festival!  In its 17th year, the balloon festival now has 28 hot air balloons with pilots and crews, making their way … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Winter Solstice Paleo-Bison Burning in Bluff

Two years ago the town of Bluff hosted a unique event on the Winter Solstice- a Mammoth Effigy Burning.  Two local artists, Joe Pachak and JR Lancaster, with the help of some Bluff residents, built a 16 foot mammoth out … Continue reading

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Bluff Arts Festival- Willow Weaving Workshop

A couple weeks ago I finally got to do something that I’ve been wanting to do ever since I moved here… take one of the workshops at the Bluff Arts Festival!  I’ve been interested in taking one of the workshops … Continue reading

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