GEORGEFEST GOES DARK FOR WINTER REVAMP

  NEWS MEDIA RELEASE Dec. 4, 2017 For More Information Contact:  Green Gate Village (817) 846-6196    GEORGEFEST GOES DARK FOR WINTER REVAMP Following 33 months of consecutive first Friday events, Georgefest is going dark through winter months. New event leadership is scheduled to make updates to the event to offer a fresh start in 2018. Carrie Bunker,…

EVENT NEWS RELEASE Nov. 23, 2017 For More Information Contact:  Noah Burt (435) 632-9311     GEORGEFEST SET TO RING IN HOLIDAY CHEER WITH GINGERBREAD TOUR, THEN EVENT GOES DARK FOR REVAMP Georgefest and St. George Children’s Museum will again combine efforts Dec. 1, as the monthly First Friday community event at historic downtown rings in the holiday season with…

Gingerbread Tour Returns Dec. 1

Georgefest and St. George Children’s Museum will again combine efforts Dec. 1, as the monthly First Friday community event at historic downtown rings in the holiday season with the annual Gingerbread Tour, live music and more. The annual return of the Gingerbread Tour has prompted a flurry of designing and baking, as downtown merchants vie for the…

Georgefest Wins Golden Spike Award

Salt Lake City – The southern Utah public relations agency, Emceesquare Media Inc, has been recognized for its research-based approach to developing and adapting a first Friday nightlife event at Historic Downtown St. George. Winners of Utah’s 2017 Golden Spike Awards were announced Nov. 16 at a Salt Lake City ceremony sponsored by the Greater Salt…

National Spotlight Set to Shine on Georgefest

National Pop Culture and Public Relations Associations Take Notice of  Southern Utah Nightlife Event Georgefest founder Melynda Thorpe has been invited to take St. George’s favorite first Friday event on the road in 2018 to present to pop culture researchers and enthusiasts at two separate events. In March 2018, Thorpe is scheduled to present at the National Pop Culture Association…

Speak Like Its 1920

Classic George celebrates the Roaring 20s this Friday night. Attendees are invited to dress in era costumes and drive classic cars to the event. In fact, driving a classic will gain you a front row parking spot on Main Street if you arrive before 5 p.m. Here’s some era lingo to help you fit right…

Georgefest Revisits Roaring 20s Nov. 3

The “Roaring 20’s” theme returns to Historic Downtown St. George Nov. 3, with the Georgefest annual advent of “Classic George.” Attendees are encouraged to dress in 1920s attire and come ready to enjoy the age of having fun and defying the social norms while celebrating Georgefest’s 33rd consecutive first Friday event. Those arriving in a…

The Social Media Story of Georgefest

    There is no doubt that Georgefest has a strong fan base in southern Utah and beyond. Not only is the event’s following seen each month at Historic Downtown, St. George. Fans are also making noise on social media. First Friday, Oct. 6, marked Georgefest’s 32nd event – a milestone that provided a perfect platform for acknowledging social media…

Tip Your Hat to Country George Friday, Sept. 1

Southern Utah prepares to celebrate Country George this month with a tip of the hat to knee-slapping, boot-tapping music and fun. Friday night, Sept. 1, at Historic Downtown St. George, Georgefest will sponsor the third annual George Mustache Contest at the Jazz Garden at 8:30 p.m., and an array of live music performers slated to offer a musical lineup with a country twist.…