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Weekend Events
April 18-20

Northern

Railroad Days; April 17-20; Winslow; www.tucsonntrak.com. Winslow-Lindbergh Regional Airport hosts a model-railroad exhibit, vendors and a railroad documentary.

Earth Day 2014; April 19; Flagstaff; 928-213-2154; www.flagstaff.az.gov. Celebrate the Earth at the City Hall South Lawn with live bands, local food, vendors and exhibitors. Free.

Western

ARTbeat; April 19; Yuma;
928-373-5202; www.yumaaz.gov. Enjoy a free, juried outdoor exhibit that's been recognized as one of Arizona's outstanding arts events. Discover an eclectic mix of recognized and emerging local, regional and international artists.

National AMA Supermoto Event; April 19-20; Lake Havasu City; 951-514-4034; www.usaprosupermoto.com. This event features road racers, dirt-trackers and motocross racing on a dirt and pavement track.

Central

California Guitar Trio; April 18; Cottonwood;
www.oldtowncenter.org. Old Town Center for the Arts hosts Bert Lams of Affligem Belgium, Hideyo Moriya of Chiba Japan and Paul Richards of Utah USA. The group crisscrosses the universes of rock, jazz, world music, surf music and classical music in its performances and recordings.

Spring Competition Powwow; April 18-20; Tempe; 480-965-5224; www.powwow.asu.edu. The Arizona State University Band practice field hosts Native American dancing in 23 categories, Native American arts and crafts, Indian fry bread and intertribal dancing.
 
Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunts; April 19; Peoria; 623-773-8700; www.peoriasportscomplex.com. Bring your family to the Peoria Sports Complex for visits with the Easter Bunny, candy hunts for eight different age groups, a family scavenger hunt, entertainment, make-and-take crafts, carnival games, inflatables, pony rides, a petting zoo and much more.

Arts and Crafts Festival; Through April 19; Mesa; www.macfestmesa.com. This event, held on the first and third Saturdays of each month, features unique artist creations, live music and fun for the whole family. Free.

Art & Craft Show; April 19-20; Sedona; 928-284-9627; www.bellrockartshows.com. Artists, including many Native Americans, display their paintings, leather, jewelry, wood, metal, fountains and carvings at Bell Rock Plaza.

Eastern

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.

Southern

Tucson Cactus & Succulent Society Presents Sonoran X; April 18-20; Tucson;
520-622-0905. This conference on cactus and succulent plants displays hundreds of plants from around the state, along with an auction. Free.

Easter Egg Hunt and Picnic; April 19; Amado; 520-891-5532; www.agualindafarm.net. Enjoy a spring day with the family at Agua Linda Farm, including baby animals, picnic lunches, a bounce house and Easter-egg hunts for kids.

April and May Events
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Annual Folk Festival in Tucson, May 3-4.

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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.

61st Anniversary & Barbecue Contest; May 3; Show Low; 928-532-4140. Show Low City Park hosts a barbecue contest featuring more than 20 contestants. Categories to be judged include barbecued chicken, ribs, brisket and pork.
 
Salt River Canyon Bike Ride; May 3-4; Globe; www.bikegaba.org. Test your endurance on an 85-mile bike ride with approximately 8,500 feet of climbing. The course takes you from the mining town of Globe up through open desert vistas, down into the Salt River Canyon and up into the ponderosa pines of the White Mountains.

5th Annual Classic Route 666 Blast from the Past Oldies Car Show; May 24; Alpine; 928-339-4082; www.cruisinarizona.com. The Coronado Trail Cruizers host 125 pre-1980 vehicles in 20 classes, plus participant judging and a 50/50 raffle, on Alpine’s Main Street.
 
Main Street Farmers’ Market & Art Walk; May 24-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.

Riverside Music Fest; May 31; Greer; www.mollybutlerlodge.com. Live music, burgers, brats, wine and beer in the fresh mountain air of Greer.


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