Moab, Utah is a magical place where people and families can enjoy the majestic natural beauty of thepark itself, but also enjoy the happenings of downtown. The park itself boasts hiking, biking, andscenic trails as well as picturesque landscapes that stretch for miles. This natural tourist destination is
the perfect escape from city living.
In addition to the beautiful desert area, the Moab Utah downtown offers visitors music festivals, artexhibits, film festivals, and other cultural events. These festivities are fun, full of life, and enjoyablefor all ages. Keep in mind that many of the offered events throughout the fall season are alsofundraisers so not only will you have an unforgettable experience, but you will have the opportunity tohelp the wonderful and supportive community of Moab Utah. Here are 5 Moab events you can't miss
1. 24th Moab Music Festival
This music festival in Moab boasts world-class musicians of jazz, chamber music, and traditional musicfrom around the globe. Set against the stunning red rock venues surrounding Moab, guests enjoybreathtaking natural beauty and true-to-sound acoustics.
Also going on at the same time is the Moab Music Festival Instrument Art Auction. This is an onlineauction featuring local artists looking to use the funds of the auction to purchase new instruments for the local music programs.
2. Mother Of All Boogies (Skydiving Festival)
Pull on your adventure hat for this 13th annual Mother Of All Boogies in the heart of Moab UtahDowntown. Skydivers come from around the United States to showcase their skills or just seek theirthrills by preparing for a communal skydive. Guests of the area are welcome to participate in the jumpor watch safely from the ground. This three day, thrill seeking adventure is open to all levels.
3. Moab Century Tour
More great Moab Utah events include the Moab Century Tour. This bike event is geared forparticipants at all levels of expertise. Pick your option of 40, 60, and 100 mile routes through DeadHorse Point State Park and the Colorado River Corridor. After a long hard day, unwind and enjoy thecompany of the other riders at the post-ride party. For more information visit skinnytireevents.com
4. 11th Annual Moab Ho Down Mountain BikeFestival and Film Fest
Adding to the Moab events calendar is the 11th Annual Moab Ho Down Mountain Bike Festival andFilm Fest. Activities include a dual stage enduro race, group shuttles, townie tour and poker run, a dirtjump competition, skills camps, bike films, a costume party and live music. Don't miss this event this
fall; call your hotel of choice as they fill quickly. This festival is fun for all ages. Compete in the eventsor watch from the sidelines as you are entertained by racers and skill masters alike. If biking isn't exciting for you, the costume party is sure to add entertainment to the night life. Find acrazy outfit and get ready to dance the night away at the Moab Brewery. This event is incrediblypopular so be sure to book a hotel early. Register at moabhodown.com.
5. Moab Salsa Bachata Festival: Bailando With AView
Moab Utah events are packed with wonderful culture. This three day event offers workshops inbachata, kizomba, zouk, and salsa dancing for all levels. World famous dancers make appearances toshow off their grace and skill dancing until 3am. Learn some new moves and about a different cultureat this creative event. Hotel discounts are available at various hotels, but you must call early to book
them. Get tickets at bailandowithaview.com
When traveling to Moab, be sure to check out the events happening during the trip. Include culture,thrill seeking, art, film, and beautiful landscapes that will be fun for the entire family. Book your hote online, or call (435)259-7141 to request a reservation.