Capitol Reef celebrates "Keeping traditions alive"

Published on May 01, 2014 at 12:57PM

Capitol Reed National Park is inviting the public to join them as they celebrate “Keeping Traditions Alive.” Shirley Torgerson, Executive Director of the Capitol Reef Natural History Association said events will be held at the Gifford House May 17 beginning at 9:00 a.m. and running through 6:00 p.m. There will be live music and cultural demonstrations on quilting and rug twinning. A special history program will begin at 1:00 p.m. and an evening showing of “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” will be held at the amphitheater at 8:00 p.m. Torgerson says all events are free and open to the public.