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.
Plants of the Bible Land Guided Tour; March 15; Superior; 520-689-2811; www.arboretum.ag.arizona.edu. Join Boyce Thompson Arboretum volunteer Rich Adams at 1:30 pm. on a guided tour to learn about palms, pomegranates, figs, olives and other plants of the Bible.
Welcome Back Buzzards; March 22; Superior; 520-689-2811; www.arboretum.ag.arizona.edu. This event celebrates Boyce Thompson Arboretum's migratory flock of turkey vultures as they return to Arizona following winter migration.
Geology Walking Tour; March 22; Superior; 520-689-2811; www.arboretum.ag.arizona.edu. Geologist and ASU professor Steve Semken returns as guide for this 1:30 p.m. walk at Boyce Thompson Arboretum. See rocks and volcanic formations along the main trail.
Hare Raising Fun Easter Egg Hunt; April 12; Show Low; 928-532-4140. Nikolaus Homestead Park hosts Easter-egg hunts organized by age group and beginning at 10 a.m.
Easter Egg Hunt and Family Easter Walk; April 19; Pinetop-Lakeside; 928-368-8696; www.pinetoplakesideaz.gov. Participate in a family Easter walk around Woodland Lake and a raffle at Woodland Lake Park. Kids can see the Easter Bunny, and children age 11 and under can participate in an egg-decorating contest and an egg hunt.
National Arbor Day Celebration; April 25; Pinetop-Lakeside; 928-368-8696; www.pinetoplakesideaz.gov. Celebrate the Earth with a tree planting, the presentation of the Tree City USA Award and a brief education program at Blue Ridge Junior High School.
Community Quilt Show; Through March 30; Globe; 928-425-0884; www.cvarts.org. The Copper Country Quilters of Globe host this show in historic downtown Globe. Ribbons will be awarded, including the Arizona Quilters Hall of Fame Award and the coveted Viewer’s Choice Award.
Pieces of Friendship Quilt Show; Through March 31; Globe; 928-425-0884. The Copper Country Quilters’ annual quilt show features a boutique selling handmade and quilted items, as well as a Pieces of Friendship quilt raffle. Admission to the show is free, but a donation is requested to benefit the Cobre Valley Center for the Arts.
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