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WED
1
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for 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:  3 - 5 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 25th Annual Cochise Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering

Once a year, for three days, Sierra Vista becomes the center for all that's wonderful and Western in poetry, music, storytelling and song. Artists from all over the U.S., Canada, and Australia converge on Cochise County for three major stage performances and mini-concerts.
The Kick-Off Event presents:  "Silver Screen Cowboys Project".

Kick-Off Event, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Cochise College Community Room, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 N. Columbo Ave.

Headline performances 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday;  Multiple Poetry and  Music Sessions, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Headline performance $20.  Students (grades 1-12) $6.  Saturday daytime performance $10.  Purchase tickets at the Sierra Vista Visitor Center, Spur Western Wear, Safeway and online.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-9359, or www.cowboypoets.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is regarded as 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: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
2
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

More than fifty vendors offer a large variety of locally raised meats including all natural beef, goat, lamb, chicken, pork, emu and yak. Farm fresh eggs and seasonal fruits, vegetables and nuts are available, as well as baked goods, honeys, jams, salsas, tortillas, locally roasted coffees, knife sharpening and more. Live music and food trucks add to the festive atmosphere every Thursday.

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 Patterson Observatory Public Night

The Patterson Observatory and the Huachuca Astronomy Club invite you to a public viewing of the night sky.  Weather permitting, you will be able to view the heavens with the 20-inch Patterson Telescope and other instruments.  Among possible sights are craters of the crescent moon, gas giant planets Uranus and Neptune, double stars, various star clusters, nebula, planetary nebula and distant galaxies.  

When:  6:30 p.m.
Where:  Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona South, Sierra Vista Campus, 1140 N. Colombo Dr.  A  map is available here.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 458-8278 x2129,  www.hacastronomy.org
Please note:  The telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall or high winds and the event could be cancelled due to weather conditions.



FRI
3
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 25th Annual Cochise Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering

Once a year, for three days, Sierra Vista becomes the center for all that's wonderful and Western in poetry, music, storytelling and song. Artists from all over the U.S., Canada, and Australia converge on Cochise County for three major stage performances and mini-concerts.

This year's theme is "Cowboys of the Silver Screen".

Kick-Off Event, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Cochise College Community Room, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 N. Columbo Ave.
Headline performances 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday;  Multiple Poetry and  Music Sessions, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Headline performance $20.  Students (grades 1-12) $6.  Saturday daytime performance $10.  Purchase tickets at the Sierra Vista Visitor Center, Spur Western Wear, Safeway and online.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-9359, or www.cowboypoets.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve - Special Performance

The Preserve invites you to enjoy a day of special performances by cowboy poet Mike Dunn, western musicians Juni Fisher and Randy Dunn along with music duo Notable Exceptions.   Lunch is included and will be served at 12:15.

When:   10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail.  From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Rd. west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  $50 per person includes lunch.
Info:  (520) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



SAT
4
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 25th Annual Cochise Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering

Once a year, for three days, Sierra Vista becomes the center for all that's wonderful and Western in poetry, music, storytelling and song. Artists from all over the U.S., Canada, and Australia converge on Cochise County for three major stage performances and mini-concerts.

This year's theme is "Cowboys of the Silver Screen".

Kick-Off Event, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Cochise College Community Room, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 N. Columbo Ave.
Headline performances 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday;  Multiple Poetry and  Music Sessions, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Headline performance $20.  Students (grades 1-12) $6.  Saturday daytime performance $10.  Purchase tickets at the Sierra Vista Visitor Center, Spur Western Wear, Safeway and online.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-9359, or www.cowboypoets.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided History Walk

Join your guide from the Friends of the San Pedro River for this special guided history walk at Murray Springs Clovis Site.  The Clovis people were the first humans to reach North America some 13,000 years ago and Murray Springs is one of the premier Clovis cultural sites.  Learn about the people who hunted Ice Age mammals, how they lived and what happened to them.

When: 1 p.m.
Where: Meet at Murray Springs Parking Area (off Moson Rd., about one mile north of Hwy. 90).
Admission: Free, donations appreciated.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Ranger-led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  Learn about the geology of the cave and observe unique formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones and columns.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours and is considered moderate.  Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, extra batteries, gloves, water, sun protection and wear sturdy shoes.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (1/4 mile west of the Visitor Center).

When:  10 a.m., every Saturday from January 28 through April 8.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 366-5515 and www.nps.gov/coro



SUN
5
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

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: 8 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 25th Annual Cochise Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering

Once a year, for three days, Sierra Vista becomes the center for all that's wonderful and Western in poetry, music, storytelling and song. Artists from all over the U.S., Canada, and Australia converge on Cochise County for three major stage performances and mini-concerts.

This year's theme is "Cowboys of the Silver Screen".

Kick-Off Event, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Cochise College Community Room, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 N. Columbo Ave.
Headline performances 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday;  Multiple Poetry and  Music Sessions, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Headline performance $20.  Students (grades 1-12) $6.  Saturday daytime performance $10.  Purchase tickets at the Sierra Vista Visitor Center, Spur Western Wear, Safeway and online.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-9359, or www.cowboypoets.com



MON
6
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com



TUE
7
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com
 


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Amazing Arizona Presents

"Legacies of the Past:  Arizona Women Who Made History" is presented by author Jan Cleere.    Learn about the lives and dedication of extraordinary women who helped shape Arizona history.

When:  1 p.m.
Where:  Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 439-2306



WED
8
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for 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:  3 - 5 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is regarded as 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: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
9
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

More than fifty vendors offer a large variety of locally raised meats including all natural beef, goat, lamb, chicken, pork, emu and yak. Farm fresh eggs and seasonal fruits, vegetables and nuts are available, as well as baked goods, honeys, jams, salsas, tortillas, locally roasted coffees, knife sharpening and more. Live music and food trucks add to the festive atmosphere every Thursday.

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
10

SAT
11
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided History Walk

Join your guide from the Friends of the San Pedro River for this special guided walk to Grand  Central Mill.  Learn about the history of the mill, it's operations, and the people who lived and worked nearby.  Dress prepared for the weather and bring plenty of water.

When:  1 p.m.
Where:  Meet at Fairbank Historic Townsite, Hwy. 82, between Whetstone & Tombstone.  (Parking area is about one quarter mile east of the San Pedro River, north side of Hwy. 82)
Admission:  Free.  Donations gratefully accepted
Info:  (520) 508-4445, (520) 417-6960, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Ranger-led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  Learn about the geology of the cave and observe unique formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones and columns.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours and is considered moderate.  Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, extra batteries, gloves, water, sun protection and wear sturdy shoes.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (1/4 mile west of the Visitor Center).

When:  10 a.m., every Saturday from January 28 through April 8.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 366-5515 and www.nps.gov/coro



SUN
12
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

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: 8 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 Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
13
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com



TUE
14
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com
 



WED
15
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for 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:  3 - 5 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is regarded as 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: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Hike

Join a ranger for this guided hike at Fort Bowie National Historic Site and learn about the history of the Fort, Apache culture and the settlement of the west.  The walk will last about 2 hours, is about 3 miles round-trip and considered moderate.

When:  10 a.m. every Wednesday and Saturday from Feb. 15 through April 15.
Where:  Meet at the trailhead on Apache Pass Rd., Fort Bowie NHS.
Admission:  Free
Directions and map are available on www.nps.gov/fobo or call (520) 847-2500 x25.



THU
16
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

More than fifty vendors offer a large variety of locally raised meats including all natural beef, goat, lamb, chicken, pork, emu and yak. Farm fresh eggs and seasonal fruits, vegetables and nuts are available, as well as baked goods, honeys, jams, salsas, tortillas, locally roasted coffees, knife sharpening and more. Live music and food trucks add to the festive atmosphere every Thursday.

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
17

SAT
18
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided History Walk

Join your guide from the Friends of the San Pedro River for this special history walk at Fairbank Historic Townsite.  Fairbank was the longest-lasting ghost town along the San Pedro, with occupation spanning from 1881 to 1972.  This fascinating tour will focus on the many colorful events and personalities that wove the fabric of the town.

When:  1 p.m.Where:  Fairbank Historic Townsite, Hwy. 82, between Whetstone & Tombstone  (Parking area is about one quarter mile east of the San Pedro River on Hwy. 82)
Admission:  Free, donations gratefully accepted
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Ranger-led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  Learn about the geology of the cave and observe unique formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones and columns.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours and is considered moderate.  Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, extra batteries, gloves, water, sun protection and wear sturdy shoes.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (1/4 mile west of the Visitor Center).

When:  10 a.m., every Saturday from January 28 through April 8.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 366-5515 and www.nps.gov/coro


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Hike

Join a ranger for this guided hike at Fort Bowie National Historic Site and learn about the history of the Fort, Apache culture and the settlement of the west.  The walk will last about 2 hours, is about 3 miles round-trip and considered moderate.

When:  10 a.m. every Wednesday and Saturday from Feb. 15 through April 15.
Where:  Meet at the trailhead on Apache Pass Rd., Fort Bowie NHS.
Admission:  Free
Directions and map are available on www.nps.gov/fobo or call (520) 847-2500 x25.



SUN
19
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

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: 8 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 Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
20
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com



TUE
21
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com
 



WED
22
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista High Desert Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for 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:  3 - 5 p.m.
Where:  Elks Lodge, 1 Elks Lane
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 678-8655, http://highdesertfarmersmarketarizona.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is regarded as 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: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Hike

Join a ranger for this guided hike at Fort Bowie National Historic Site and learn about the history of the Fort, Apache culture and the settlement of the west.  The walk will last about 2 hours, is about 3 miles round-trip and considered moderate.

When:  10 a.m. every Wednesday and Saturday from Feb. 15 through April 15.
Where:  Meet at the trailhead on Apache Pass Rd., Fort Bowie NHS.
Admission:  Free
Directions and map are available on www.nps.gov/fobo or call (520) 847-2500 x25.



THU
23
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Farmers Market

More than fifty vendors offer a large variety of locally raised meats including all natural beef, goat, lamb, chicken, pork, emu and yak. Farm fresh eggs and seasonal fruits, vegetables and nuts are available, as well as baked goods, honeys, jams, salsas, tortillas, locally roasted coffees, knife sharpening and more. Live music and food trucks add to the festive atmosphere every Thursday.

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
24

SAT
25
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided River Walk

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

Birders and nature enthusiasts are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is regarded as 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: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90.
Admission: Free.  Donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided History Walk

Join your guide from the Friends of the San Pedro River for this special guided walk through the Millville ruins and petrolyphs.  Learn about the historic town of Millville, a “boomtown” in every sense of the word – a quick rise and a rapid decline. This site is also well known for its many petroglyphs etched into the rocky hillsides.  Be prepared for the weather with good shoes, water and a hat.

When:  9  a.m.
Where: Meet at the Millville Parking Area, north side of Charleston Road, about one quarter mile east of the San Pedro River.
Admission:  Free.  Donations gratefully accepted.
Info:  (520) 417-6960, (520) 508-4445,  http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Ranger-led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  Learn about the geology of the cave and observe unique formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones and columns.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours and is considered moderate.  Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, extra batteries, gloves, water, sun protection and wear sturdy shoes.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (1/4 mile west of the Visitor Center).

When:  10 a.m., every Saturday from January 28 through April 8.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.
Admission:  Free
Info:  (520) 366-5515 and www.nps.gov/coro


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Hike

Join a ranger for this guided hike at Fort Bowie National Historic Site and learn about the history of the Fort, Apache culture and the settlement of the west.  The walk will last about 2 hours, is about 3 miles round-trip and considered moderate.

When:  10 a.m. every Wednesday and Saturday from Feb. 15 through April 15.
Where:  Meet at the trailhead on Apache Pass Rd., Fort Bowie NHS.
Admission:  Free
Directions and map are available on www.nps.gov/fobo or call (520) 847-2500 x25.



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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided Bird Walk

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: 8 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 Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve, in partnership with the University of Arizona South and Dolan Ellis, Arizona's Official State Balladeer, 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) 378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com



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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

All interested hikers are invited. There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

Admission:  Free
For hiking schedules, please check: http://tinyurl.com/zumtdha or https://sierravistahikingschedules.shutterfly.com
 




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.