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Winter Solstice Celebration

December 21, 2022 @ 11:26 am - 1:00 pm

Each year on Dec. 21 (the Winter Solstice) is the start of longer daylight. Come and watch the sun’s shadow cross the 20’ sundial onto the stepping stone markers in Thompson Springs. Bring your lawn chair for comfort and bring your own portable personal sundial to be judged as the most unique sundial. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd prizes will be awarded. A Crowning for the most unique Winter Solstice costume. One of our Moab Birder’s will speak on why we spread bird seed on the Winter Solstice. NPS employee will speak on Pictographs vs Petrologist followed by an on site visit to the 6’ tall Thompson Canyon / Sego Canyon Pictographs (over 2,000 plus year old). Christmas gift items, Sore No More, gloves, earmuffs, and more sold on site. Email and reserve your $10.00 chili or soup or burgers or dogs with a hot beverage. 3-day advanced reservation (limited items). WinterSolsticeThompson@gmail.com Event time: 11:26am-1:00pm, Location: Center of Thompson Springs

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Date:
December 21, 2022
Time:
11:26 am - 1:00 pm

Venue

Thomspson Springs
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