Top things to do

Top Choice Pizza in Cedar City

Centro

Serving wood-fired Neapolitan pizza and heaping bowls of fresh salad in a sleek atmosphere, Centro is a hub for hedonist appetites. Touches like hand-crushed tomato sauce and homemade fennel sausage up the ante. Tho…
Theater in Cedar City

Utah Shakespeare Festival

Southern Utah University puts on three of the bard's plays and three contemporary dramas each summer season in Cedar City. Productions are well regarded, but don't miss the extras, all free: 'greenshows' with Elizab…
National Park in Cedar City

Cedar Breaks National Monument

Sculpted cliffs and towering hoodoos glow like neon tie-dye in a wildly eroded natural amphitheater encompassed by Cedar Breaks National Monument. The majestic kaleidoscope of magenta, salmon, plum, rust and ocher r…
Park in Cedar City

Fremont Indian State Park & Museum

Fremont Indian State Park & Museum contains more than 500 panels of Fremont Indian rock art on 12 interpretive trails, one of the largest collections in the state. There’s also a partially excavated Fremont vill…
Barbecue in Cedar City

Lonny Boy's BBQ

Don't be fooled by the cookie-cutter shopping plaza setting. There's a huge meat smoker outside, rolls of paper towels on the tables and sticky barbecue on the menu. It's filled with international visitors looking f…
Steak in Cedar City

Rusty's Ranch House

Three miles east of town on Hwy 14, this steakhouse certainly has the nicest location in Cedar City. Expect moose and bison heads on the wall and all the steak, ribs and buffalo wings you can eat.
Museum in Cedar City

Frontier Homestead State Park Museum

Kids love the cabins and the brightly painted 19th-century buggies, as well as the garden full of old farm equipment to run through. Living history demos take place June through August.
Steak in Cedar City

Milt's Stage Stop

A Western steakhouse in a rustic red-rock setting, Milt's is very popular with locals for special occasions. Five miles east of town.
Cafe in Cedar City

Grind Coffeehouse

Hang out with the locals and have a barista-made brew, a great hot sandwich or a big salad. Sometimes there's music on the menu.
Music in Cedar City

Groovacious Records

The local music store (with awesome vinyl) hosts concerts and other events.