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2015 June Jul 2016 August 2017

FRI
1

SAT
2
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Enjoy this guided walk and learn why the San Pedro River has been named as one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  The river features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States and is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Southwest.   The walks are about 1 1/2 to 2 miles long over easy terrain.  Please wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission:  Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-459-2555 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Session at the San Pedro House

Up to ten species of hummingbirds use the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and northern nesting grounds. Enjoy a fascinating and close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this internationally important migration route.

When:  4 - 6 p.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy 90, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/
Admission:  Free.  Donations to support this project are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, or visit www.sabo.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concerts in the Park

Enjoy an evening of great entertainment provided by some of Cochise County’s most popular musicians.  Visitors and residents are encouraged to bring the entire family, along with some lawn chairs or blankets.

When:  6:30-8 p.m. 
Where:  Centennial Pavilion, Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-439-2300 and list of concerts.  Please note, the schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Enjoy a great afternoon with friends, fine wine and live music performed by local musicians every Saturday through August 20.

Where:  Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
When:  1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays through August 20.
Admission:  Free.  Tasting $8 per person and food available for purchase.
Please visit www.kiefjoshuavineyards.com for a schedule and directions or 520-455-5582. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Special Patriotic Weekend Performance

Old Glory will wave free and proud at the Arizona Folklore Preserve on July 2 and 3.  Award-winning artists demonstrate their love of country and love of music during these special 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:  520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



SUN
3
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the Environmental Operations Park

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, Huachuca Audubon Society and the Friends of the San Pedro River.  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: EOP,  E. Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, donations are appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Special Patriotic Weekend Performance

Old Glory will wave free and proud at the Arizona Folklore Preserve on July 2 and 3.  Award-winning artists demonstrate their love of country and love of music during these special 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:  520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
4
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 49th Annual 4th of July Celebration and Fireworks Event

Bring your family and friends and enjoy a full day of special events at the Park, and the spectacular fireworks show in the evening at the Sports Complex.  Daytime activities include:

6th Annual Pets & People Promenade: 7 a.m. registration, 7:30 a.m. judging, 8 a.m. promenade, 8:30 a.m. awards.
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. "Salute to The Union" at Centennial Pavilion.
12 p.m.  Chili cook-off tasting cup presales, 12:30 p.m. Chili Cook-off tasting and judging.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Fort Huachuca military displays.
All day Arts & crafts vendors and entertainment.
Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.

8:05 p.m. to 9 p.m. The 49th Spectacular Fireworks Show, City of Sierra Vista
Sports Complex, Domingo Paiz, Tacoma St. and Coronado Dr.

For more information please call, 520-417-6960.



TUE
5
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 



WED
6
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of fresh, organic produce and food products, baked goods, and specialty items offered by local farmers and artisans.  Please check the website for a schedule of special workshops, demonstrations and entertainment.

When:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com



THU
7
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb and beef, specialty breads and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas and more.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music. 

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com



FRI
8

SAT
9
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Enjoy this guided walk and learn why the San Pedro River has been named as one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  The river features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States and is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Southwest.   The walks are about 1 1/2 to 2 miles long over easy terrain.  Please wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission:  Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-459-2555 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Session at the San Pedro House

Up to ten species of hummingbirds use the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and northern nesting grounds. Enjoy a fascinating and close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this internationally important migration route.

When:  4 - 6 p.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy 90, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/
Admission:  Free.  Donations to support this project are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, or visit www.sabo.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concerts in the Park

Enjoy an evening of great entertainment provided by some of Cochise County’s most popular musicians.  Visitors and residents are encouraged to bring the entire family, along with some lawn chairs or blankets.

When:  6:30-8 p.m. 
Where:  Centennial Pavilion, Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-439-2300 and list of concerts.  Please note, the schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Christmas in July Bazaar

Come early - this is a very popular annual bazaar.  Enjoy shopping for unique items including jewelry, quilts, clothing, pet accessories, candles, and more.

When:  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:  Ethel H. Berger Center, 2950 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-2300


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Enjoy a great afternoon with friends, fine wine and live music performed by local musicians every Saturday through August 20.

Where:  Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
When:  1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays through August 20.
Admission:  Free.  Tasting $8 per person and food available for purchase.
Please visit www.kiefjoshuavineyards.com for a schedule and directions or 520-455-5582. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Kartchner Caverns State Park - Moonlight Hikes

Enjoy this special opportunity to join a Ranger-led hike on the Foothills Loop Trail during the full moon on select Saturdays from June through September.

The hike is 2.5 miles round-trip.  Please wear suitable clothing and shoes and bring water and a flashlight.  Reservations are required by emailing contact information and number of people in the group to reservations@azstateparks.gov

When:  Meet at 6 p.m. at the front of the Discovery Center.  Hikes are scheduled on June 25, July 9 and 23, August 6 and 27,and September 10.
Where:  Kartchner Caverns State Park, 2980 Hwy. 90, Benson
Admission:  $7 per vehicle entrance fee.
Info:  877-My-Parks or AZStateParks.com



SUN
10
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the Environmental Operations Park

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, Huachuca Audubon Society and the Friends of the San Pedro River.  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: EOP,  E. Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, donations are appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sunday Afternoon Program at Carr House

Join experts from many different fields and organizations for these fascinating educational programs presented at the Carr House Information Center.   Program topics vary for each presentation and will include archaeology, history, hummingbirds, reptiles, insects and more.  Please check the website for program schedule.

When: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Carr House Information Center.  From Hwy. 92, travel west on Carr Canyon Rd. about 2.1 miles.  Carr House is on the left. Admission:  Free, donations appreciated.
Info: 520-378-0311 or  www.huachucamountains.org



MON
11
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.



TUE
12
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 



WED
13
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for walking and weather, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of fresh, organic produce and food products, baked goods, and specialty items offered by local farmers and artisans.  Please check the website for a schedule of special workshops, demonstrations and entertainment.

When:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com



THU
14
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb and beef, specialty breads and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas and more.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music. 

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com



FRI
15

SAT
16
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Enjoy this guided walk and learn why the San Pedro River has been named as one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  The river features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States and is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Southwest.   The walks are about 1 1/2 to 2 miles long over easy terrain.  Please wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission:  Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-459-2555 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concerts in the Park

Enjoy an evening of great entertainment provided by some of Cochise County’s most popular musicians.  Visitors and residents are encouraged to bring the entire family, along with some lawn chairs or blankets.

When:  6:30-8 p.m. 
Where:  Centennial Pavilion, Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-439-2300 and list of concerts.  Please note, the schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Session at the San Pedro House

Up to ten species of hummingbirds use the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and northern nesting grounds. Enjoy a fascinating and close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this internationally important migration route.

When:  4 - 6 p.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy 90, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/
Admission:  Free.  Donations to support this project are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-459-2555, or visit www.sabo.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Enjoy a great afternoon with friends, fine wine and live music performed by local musicians every Saturday through August 20.

Where:  Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
When:  1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays through August 20.
Admission:  Free.  Tasting $8 per person and food available for purchase.
Please visit www.kiefjoshuavineyards.com for a schedule and directions or 520-455-5582. 



SUN
17
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the Environmental Operations Park

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, Huachuca Audubon Society and the Friends of the San Pedro River.  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: EOP,  E. Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, donations are appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445



MON
18
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.



TUE
19
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 



WED
20
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of fresh, organic produce and food products, baked goods, and specialty items offered by local farmers and artisans.  Please check the website for a schedule of special workshops, demonstrations and entertainment.

When:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com



THU
21
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb and beef, specialty breads and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas and more.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music. 

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com



FRI
22
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Session at the San Pedro House

Up to ten species of hummingbirds use the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and northern nesting grounds. Enjoy a fascinating and close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this internationally important migration route.

When:  4 - 6 p.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy 90, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/
Admission:  Free.  Donations to support this project are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, or visit www.sabo.org



SAT
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for walking and weather, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Enjoy this guided walk and learn why the San Pedro River has been named as one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  The river features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States and is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Southwest.   The walks are about 1 1/2 to 2 miles long over easy terrain.  Please wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission:  Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-459-2555 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 18th Annual 5K Run Around the Park

This is one of our favorite annual runs.  First, second and third place individual awards will be presented in eight male and female age divisions. 

When:  7 a.m.
Where:  Rothery Educational Services Center, 3305 E. Fry Blvd.
Info:  520-417-2302.  Register at Oscar Yrun Community Center, 458-7922, or at the Cove Aquatic Center, 417-4800, or on race day.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Enjoy a great afternoon with friends, fine wine and live music performed by local musicians every Saturday through August 20.

Where:  Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
When:  1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays through August 20.
Admission:  Free.  Tasting $8 per person and food available for purchase.
Please visit www.kiefjoshuavineyards.com for a schedule and directions or 520-455-5582. 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Kartchner Caverns State Park - Moonlight Hikes

Enjoy this special opportunity to join a Ranger-led hike on the Foothills Loop Trail during the full moon on select Saturdays from June through September.

The hike is 2.5 miles round-trip.  Please wear suitable clothing and shoes and bring water and a flashlight.  Reservations are required by emailing contact information and number of people in the group to reservations@azstateparks.gov

When:  Meet at 6 p.m. at the front of the Discovery Center.  Hikes are scheduled on June 25, July 9 and 23, August 6 and 27,and September 10.
Where:  Kartchner Caverns State Park, 2980 Hwy. 90, Benson
Admission:  $7 per vehicle entrance fee.
Info:  877-My-Parks or AZStateParks.com



SUN
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the Environmental Operations Park

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, Huachuca Audubon Society and the Friends of the San Pedro River.  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: EOP,  E. Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, donations are appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sunday Afternoon Program at Carr House

Join experts from many different fields and organizations for these fascinating educational programs presented at the Carr House Information Center.   Program topics vary for each presentation and will include archaeology, history, hummingbirds, reptiles, insects and more.  Please check the website for program schedule.

When: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Carr House Information Center.  From Hwy. 92, travel west on Carr Canyon Rd. about 2.1 miles.  Carr House is on the left. Admission:  Free, donations appreciated.
Info: 520-378-0311 or  www.huachucamountains.org



MON
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.



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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday and all interested hikers are invited. The group is not an official club and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Please check schedule for meeting times and hiking locations http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960 



WED
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of fresh, organic produce and food products, baked goods, and specialty items offered by local farmers and artisans.  Please check the website for a schedule of special workshops, demonstrations and entertainment.

When:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com



THU
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb and beef, specialty breads and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas and more.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music. 

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Session at the San Pedro House

Up to ten species of hummingbirds use the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and northern nesting grounds. Enjoy a fascinating and close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this internationally important migration route.

When:  4 - 6 p.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy 90, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/
Admission:  Free.  Donations to support this project are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, or visit www.sabo.org



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SAT
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3 per person. Children under 16 free.
Info:  520-378-2785, 520-417-6960, website
Please note:  Parking at the preserve is limited and if full, visitors may be temporarily turned away.  There is no parking along the road and no reservations are taken.  For those hiking up the canyon trails, hikers must return to the parking lot by closing:  5 p.m. summer hours/4 p.m. winter hours.  Gates are locked promptly upon closing.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Enjoy this guided walk and learn why the San Pedro River has been named as one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  The river features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States and is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Southwest.   The walks are about 1 1/2 to 2 miles long over easy terrain.  Please wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions, and bring at least one quart of water per person.

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission:  Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-459-2555 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Summer Concert Series at Kief-Joshua Vineyards

Enjoy a great afternoon with friends, fine wine and live music performed by local musicians every Saturday through August 20.

Where:  Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Rd., Elgin
When:  1 to 4 p.m., Saturdays through August 20.
Admission:  Free.  Tasting $8 per person and food available for purchase.
Please visit www.kiefjoshuavineyards.com for a schedule and directions or 520-455-5582. 



SUN
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk at the Environmental Operations Park

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, Huachuca Audubon Society and the Friends of the San Pedro River.  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 7 a.m.
Where: EOP,  E. Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, donations are appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445




The utmost care was taken to ensure accurate information for this calendar. The Sierra Vista Visitor Center and its agents do not assume responsibility for the given information. Visitors should call in advance to confirm. All information is subject to change.