Our newest book, which includes Arizona Highways iconic photography and maps, is sorted by region and is written for car-campers and families. Detailed information about accessibilty, amenities and fees is included for each campground.
Note: Dates and activities could change. Before planning to attend events, phone for fees and to confirm days and times.
Main Street Farmers’ Market & Art Walk; Saturdays through September 27; Show Low; 928-532-4124; www.showlowfarmersmarket.com. Festival Marketplace features local produce growers, food-product producers, artisans and craftspeople on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Postcards from the Iron Camera; Through December 21; Holbrook/Petrified Forest National Park;www.nps.gov/pefo. The artists in residence at Petrified Forest National Park, Kim Garrison and Steve Radosevich, present landscape images captured with a hand-built cast-iron camera. They colored their images with watercolor, ink and pencil to depict a landscape of fantasy and mystery.
Show Low Main Street Farmers Market & Art Walk; September 20 and 27; Show Low; 928-521-9284; www.showlowfarmersmarket.com. Festival Marketplace features local produce growers, food-product producers, artisans and craftspeople, and entertainment from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
45th Annual Gila County Fair; September 18-21; Globe; 928-425-9549 or www.globemiamichamber.com. Gila County Fairgrounds hosts 4-H activities, hobbies, crafts, stage entertainment, games, go-kart racing, motorized sporting events, a livestock auction, bull-riding and more from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Hamburger Fry; September 25; Globe; 928-425-7385; www.globemiamichamber.com. Come enjoy a delicious dinner (prepared by the volunteers of Gila County Historical Museum) and a beautiful Arizona evening on the lawn at the museum. Stop by the museum after dinner and capture the history of the Globe-Miami area. Entertainment provided by the Centennial Band.
Show Low Daze Disk Golf Tournament; September 27-28; Show Low;www.azdgc.disqman.com. Show Low City Park hosts the 2014 Southwest Cactus Series tournament.
39th Annual Fall Parade; September 27; Pinetop-Lakeside; 928-367-4290; www.pinetoplakesidechamber.com. The parade begins at 10 a.m. at Compass Bank and ends at Blue Ridge High School.
Oktoberfest; September 27; Alpine;www.alpinearizona.com. Celebrate the coming of autumn at Mellody Field along Main Street, hosted by the Foxfire at Alpine Restaurant.
31st Annual Run to the Pines Car Show; September 26-28; Pinetop-Lakeside; 928-368-5325; www.pinetoplakesidechamber.com. Pinetop Lakes Golf & Country Club hosts 550 vehicles, a poker run and games. A pre-show takes place at Hon-Dah Casino on September 24.
39th Annual Fall Artisans Festival; September 26-28; Pinetop-Lakeside; 928-367-4290 or 800-573-4031; www.pinetoplakesidechamber.com. Mountain Meadow Recreation Complex hosts more than 80 arts-and-crafts juried vendors.
8th Annual SalsaFest; September 26-27; Safford; 928-428-2511 or 888-837-1841; www.SalsaTrail.com. Win prizes and bragging rights in the Salsa Challenge at Safford Town Square, plus enjoy kids activities, Chihuahua races, a dog costume contest, live entertainment, a car show, plenty of salsa-making and tasting, crafts, merchandise and food vendors.
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