The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR). Participation is limited; first come, first served.
When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway. Depart from viewing platform.
Admission: Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445
The Arizona Folklore Preserve features great performances by outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the website for a schedule of performances.
When: Doors open 1 p.m. Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where: 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy 92, take Ramsey Canyon Rd. west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission: Adults $15. Children age 17 and under $6.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com
This long-time community tradition has heralded the start of the holiday season in Cochise County. Beautifully decorated Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All these beautiful items are judged and then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local charities.
When: Displays are open during Mall hours, Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday noon to 6 p.m.
Where: The Mall at Sierra Vista, 2200 Mercado Loop
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-458-6940