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  • Central

    1. A Gathering of Quilts : Prescott

      May 29 to May 30

      www.tbqguild.com

      The Thumb Butte Quilters' Guild marks its 20th anniversary with this show at Frontier Village (1841 E. State Route 69) in Prescott. More than 300 quilts will be on display, along with quilting demonstrations, vendors and a consignment shop.

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    2. Phoenix Comicon at Phoenix Convention Center : Phoenix

      May 28 to May 31

      www.phoenixcomicon.com

      Take part in the signature pop-culture event with focuses on comic books, anime, sci-fi and film, comic book creators, and voice, movie and TV actors. Attend panels and workshops, art auction, Zombie Beauty pageant, a masquerade, and live music.

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    3. Thrive Conference for Families in Business : Phoenix

      May 28 to May 29

      www.familybusinessconference.com

      The Arizona Biltmore Resort hosts this conference designed to help family businesses get to the next level. Topics include resolving family challenges, successfully passing on a business, health-care updates and getting the most from employees.

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    4. Cruising for the Cause : Payson

      May 30 to May 30

      602-820-7655 www.thejohnnyo.org

      See cars and motorcycles built between 1900 and 1990 in the Home Depot parking lot. This event benefits Alzheimer's, dementia and traumatic-brain-injury awareness and also includes a craft show, a health fair, a consumer fair and food.

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  • Southern

    1. Desert Delectables at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum : Tucson

      May 30 to May 30

      520-883-2702 desertmuseum.org

      Chefs from Tucson Originals restaurants utilize native Sonoran Desert ingredients in original recipes. Listen to live music in four unique venues around the grounds, including Ironwood Art Gallery.

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  • Eastern

    1. Salt River Whitewater Rafting Season : Globe

      May 1 to May 31

      www.azroa.org

      If you enjoy a challenge, three separate outfits offer whitewater rafting on the Salt River on White Mountain Apache Tribe land (not the tubing section of river). Participate in half-day, full-day and overnight wilderness trips of up to five days.

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