WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
SANTA ROSA OPEN AIR PAVILION
SANTA ROSA DANCE PAVILION
Santa Clara, Utah
LOCATIONJust east of the new Santa Clara city hall and on the north side of Santa Clara Drive.
HISTORYDances were held every Saturday night during the summer (starting about mid-May).
Kids used to go over to the Santa Rosa on Sunday mornings before church to gather up coins lost around the snack bar the night before.
Jack Phoenix and Ken Ence were co-owners of the Pavilion in 1940. Mel Ence was manager of the Pavilion in 1941.
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REFERENCES"Santa Rosa Dance Pavilion To Hold Opening Dance"
Washington County News, Volume 33, Number 19, May 2, 1940, Page 1.
"Santa Rosa Dance Pavilion To Open Season May 10"
Washington County News, Volume 34, Number 15, May 1, 1941, Page 1.