In addition to boasting spectacular scenery, the St. George, Utah area is a great place to shop and hold a convention
St. George, Utah is located at the crossroads of three of the nation’s most spectacular national parks: Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, and Grand Canyon National Park. Zion National Park’s stunning rock monoliths, forested plateaus and narrow canyons are less than an hour away while Bryce Canyon and the Grand Canyon are within a few hours drive. The St. George, Utah area also boasts many scenic attractions within closer proximity, including the red rock scenery of Snow Canyon State Park, Sand Hollow State Park and Red Cliffs Recreation Area. It also is home to scenic golf courses, pioneer historic sites, ghost towns, top-notch theatrical venues, and natural history museums.
Besides spectacular scenery, St. George, Utah boasts plenty of shopping options. The city’s most popular shopping center is the Zion Factory Stores, which is home to over 30 outlet stores of top retailers such as Levi’s, Polo Ralph Lauren, Eddie Bauer, and Rue 21. It also boasts restaurants such as Sharky’s and Outback Steakhouse. The Red Cliffs Mall and Ancestor Square are two other favorite shopping options in St. George, Utah. The Red Cliffs Mall is home to over 60 shops, including PacSun, Foot Locker, Clair’s Boutique, American Eagle Outfitters, and Aeropostale. Ancestor Square, located in the St. George Historic District, features a variety of quaint shops, galleries and restaurants, including The Painted Pony, one of St. George’s finest dining establishments.
If you would like to hold a trade show or convention in southern Utah, the Dixie Center at St. George is the place to do it. St. George, Utah’s premier convention and trade show venue, the Dixie Center features a 47,500-square-foot exhibit hall and 21 other meeting rooms with 32,000 square feet of additional space. The Dixie Center is an extremely flexible venue able to host everything from volleyball tournaments to high school reunions to concerts. Its main exhibit hall can accommodate approximately 240 10’X10’ booths for a trade show and seat up to 6,200 for a special event. The Dixie Center can provide full production and staging capability and full-service catering to make any event a success.
When planning a St. George, Utah getaway, contact the St. George Area Convention and Visitors Bureau first for information on the area’s lodging, attractions, tours, dining and entertainment. We will provide you with the necessary information to help you formulate your itinerary with activities that will best suit your interests, making your southern Utah vacation an enjoyable and memorable one!