Upcoming Concert @ Helper's Rio Theater

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Fresh off their recent album release; The Medicine Company brings their top-shelf jam band/classic rock revivalism to Helper's Rio Theater!

Saturday, April 2 @ 8:00 PM, Helper's Rio Theater, 210 S Main St, Helper, Utah. Doors open at 7:30. $10 in advance (plus taxes and fees) $12 at the door.

WELCOME

Visit beautiful Helper, Utah! Experience the vibrant art community, the frequent local activities and events, and the incredible history of this unique area. Meet the ever-popular "Big John," an 18-foot tall fiberglass coal miner, located outside our local library. If you are craving adventure, hike and climb to our famous balance rock or explore Spring Canyon. History buffs will delight in Helper's Mining & Railroad Museum and our beautifully restored, historic downtown.

With plentiful options for outdoor fun and a myriad of art galleries and shops, Helper is Utah's up-and-coming tourism destination. Come find out why we are no longer the gateway to Southeastern Utah, we are the destination!

History

Historic buildings and a wonderful museum to explore. Check out the mural at the post office

Art

Visit the many art galleries and studios along Main Street

Adventure

Hiking, biking, camping, ATV riding, floating down the river, river walk, and more

Heart

Helper has two grocery stores, a bowling center, dentist office, clinic with pharmacy, post office, liquor store, hardware store, two gas stations, acupuncture, hair dressers and a barber shop

#ItsHappeningInHelper #HelperUtah #CastleCountry #CarbonCorridor #LifeElevated

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Castle Gate RV Park

Extra-wide RV sites with full hookups, tent sites, and cabins. River and trail access, splash pad, exceptional restroom/showers, picnic pavilion, laundry, and store.

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Helper Saturday Vibes

Live Music, Art, Beer Garden, Food, Kids Activities, Farmers, Sustainability, Nonprofits, Classic Car Parking Available

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Helper's Mining & Railroad Museum

Helper's Mining Railroad Museum exhibits Carbon County’s coal mining past, and the railroad, which has been the lifeblood of the area.  It also showcases life in Helper throughout the last century.

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Feature Articles

Helper, Utah

FOX 13

Exhibit Showcases

the Shadier Side of Helper, Utah

"The history of the town of Helper, Utah, is tied to railroads and coal mining. Back in the 1930s and 1940s, Helper was home to nearly 6,000 people and had a bit of a shady reputation from the spoils of gambling, brothels and bars."

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The White Lady of Spring Canyon

"Due west of Helper, in Carbon County, Utah is Spring Canyon, a one time coal mining mecca now filled with ghost towns. Here, along this rugged path, surrounded by mountains, boulders, mining remnants, and and the crumbling remains of once thriving buildings, roams an ethereal white lady."

Gordon Cree Waterfalls

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Gordon Creek Waterfalls

Gordon Creek Waterfall is a lesser-know falls near Helper & Price, Utah. Most people like to arrive here by ATV, however it's a super easy hike that is great for the whole family. You may also see horseback riders on this trail so be careful when turning a corner.