The Zion Canyon Giant Screen Theatre, located at the south entrance of Zion National Park, is part of a complex that includes Toaquim's Villge, the Thai Sapa Restaurant, and Sol Foods Cafe & Grocery Store.
The theater opened on 26 May 1994 to show the film "Zion Canyon: Treasure of the Gods" using a large-format 70mm projection system by iWERKS. The theater's screen is the largest in Utah, at 82 feet wide and 60 feet high. The 22,000-watt sound system features eight channel digital sound.
The Zion Canyon Giant Screen Theatre is operated by Destination Cinema and had its millionth customer in the spring of 2000.
1. "Theatre Information", zioncanyontheatre.com, September 2007
2. "To IMAX and beyond. . . .", Deseret News, 8 September 2000, Page W1