Blanding Arts & Events Center

The Blanding Arts and Events Center (BAEC) is a unique facility in the heart of Southeastern Utah. Located in Blanding, Utah, the BAEC is a cooperative effort of Utah State University Blanding Campus, the City of Blanding, and The Edge of the Seaters Theatre Company.

The Blanding Arts and Events Center is closed until further notice.

In order to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus the BAEC will be closed. All members of our campus communities should monitor the USU COVID-19 web page at for updates.

Created for the purpose of economic development through business and the arts it is the only facility of its kind in a 250 miles radius. Built upon the edge of Westwater Canyon on the campus of the USU Blanding Campus, this beautiful complex provides a picturesque setting for indoor and outdoor theater, small conference and convention meetings, trade shows, civic events, arts and craft fairs, wedding receptions, concerts, and business meetings.

The site is also home to The Edge of The Seaters Theatre Company. This local community theater company provides a wide variety of theatrical performances and entertainment to the area.


For more information about the Events and options at the Blanding Arts & Events Center (BAEC) contact:

Hal Palmer

Hal Palmer


Campus Store / BAEC / Auxilaries

Phone: (435) 678-8150
Office Location: BAEC