WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
O. C. TANNER AMPHITHEATER
The O. C. Tanner Amphitheater
is surrounded by the cliffs of Zion National Park
and is a satellite campus of Dixie State University.
LOCATIONO. C. Tanner Amphitheater - Dixie State College
300 W. Lion Boulevard
Springdale, UT 84767
The O. C. Tanner Amphitheater is available to rent for weddings, meetings and retreats. Please contact the office for more information.
Advanced tickets can be purchased by credit card, cash or check from the Dixie State University Ticket Office, (435-)652-7800, or online at http://www.dixie.edu/tanner/tickets.php
Tickets are sold at the door for cash only.
DESCRIPTIONThe O. C. Tanner Amphitheater is an outdoor facility surrounded by the cliffs of Zion National Park. The venue does not have covering over the stage or seating areas. One thousand of the seats have backs and arms. An additional thousand people may be accommodated by cement stadium type seating. A conference space below the stage accommodates 200 participants.
Parking around the venue is limited but there are three parking lots on the road to the theater which is a short walk. Shuttle transportation is usually provided for the larger events.
HISTORYThe O. C. Tanner Amphitheater was built as a bicentennial project in 1976, and is named after the late Obert C. Tanner, who was the major contributor.