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MON
1
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  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.

When: Check current schedule
Where: Meet at Sears parking lot, south-east corner. Hiking Locations vary.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Festival of Trees

Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All entries are judged and winners are presented with ribbons that are displayed with their entries. All these beautiful items are then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local non-profit groups.

When: Displays will be 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
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-515-4654 or email festival@svherald.com



TUE
2
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  All interested hikers are invited to join. 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.

When:  Early morning, check schedule.
Where:  Check current schedule.

Admission:  Free

Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Festival of Trees

Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All entries are judged and winners are presented with ribbons that are displayed with their entries. All these beautiful items are then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local non-profit groups.

When: Displays will be 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
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-515-4654 or email festival@svherald.com



WED
3
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Festival of Trees

Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All entries are judged and winners are presented with ribbons that are displayed with their entries. All these beautiful items are then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local non-profit groups.

When: Displays will be 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
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-515-4654 or email festival@svherald.com



THU
4
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Festival of Trees

Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All entries are judged and winners are presented with ribbons that are displayed with their entries. All these beautiful items are then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local non-profit groups.

When: Displays will be 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
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-515-4654 or email festival@svherald.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Come and enjoy our fantastic Sierra Vista Farmer's Market.  There is something for everyone...fresh and delicious locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads and baked goods.  Enjoy shopping for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas, and more.

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
5
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Tree Lighting

The annual unveiling of the collection of Old World Santas and the dramatic lighting of trees will be celebrated at dusk.

Join your friends and neighbors in this community celebration. It will be a magical time for children of all ages as we enjoy holiday entertainment courtesy of the Sierra Vista Community Band, and a special appearance by Santa Claus.

When:  5:30 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3015 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nutcracker - Sierra Vista Ballet

The Sierra Vista Ballet is proud to present this beloved holiday classic!

When:  Dec. 5 at 7:00 p.m., and Dec. 7 at 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  $15, Children (supervised) free.  Tickets available at the Oscar Yrun Community Center, Safeway, Ace Hardware, The Sierra Vista Ballet Studio, and at the door.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-458-1560.  Please, no video or camera photos at the show.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Festival of Trees

Christmas trees, wreaths, and centerpieces are donated by business and individuals and placed on display at The Mall at Sierra Vista. All entries are judged and winners are presented with ribbons that are displayed with their entries. All these beautiful items are then auctioned, and proceeds benefit local non-profit groups.

When: Displays will be 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
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-515-4654 or email festival@svherald.com



SAT
6
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/fsprhome.shtml


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Friends of the San Pedro River History Walk - Millville Ruins & Petroglyphs

Join the Friends of the San Pedro River for an interpretive walk at the historic town of Millville. The Corbin and Gird mills processed silver ore mined in Tombstone. These stamp mills on the east side of the river roared day and night for the “boom” years between 1878 and 1889. It was 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. The walk is about one and a half miles and will take about two hours.  Be prepared for the weather with good shoes, water, and a hat.

When:  9 a.m.
Where: Meet at the Millville Parking Area, about one quarter mile east of the San Pedro River, north side of Charleston Road.
Admission:  Free; donations accepted to support docent programs.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/fsprhome.shtml


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

This market offers something for everyone.  Shop a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey, locally grown produce, and more.  Be sure to enjoy lunch and the local entertainment while you are there.

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Christmas Light Parade

Enjoy the floats, lights, and music.  Bring your friends and family to usher the holiday season into Sierra Vista.

When: 5:30 p.m.
Where: Fry Blvd.  (Begins at 7th Street and Fry Blvd., ends at Fry Blvd. and Avenida Escuela)
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960 or Chamber of Commerce, 458-6940, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Yuletide Market - Holiday Bazaar

This is one bazaar you won't want to miss.  Artisans from all over Cochise County will be here showing off their wares, and the Tea Shop will be open to serve lunch.  This is one of the most popular bazaars in Sierra Vista.

When:  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:  Ethel Berger Center,  2950 E. Tacoma St. and Oscar Yrun Community Center, 3020 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6980, Chris Swan 439-2300



SUN
7
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP), also known as the waste water treatment plant, 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nutcracker - Sierra Vista Ballet

The Sierra Vista Ballet is proud to present this beloved holiday classic!

When:  Dec. 5 at 7:00 p.m., and Dec. 7 at 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  $15, Children (supervised) free.  Tickets available at Oscar Yrun Community Center, Safeway, Ace Hardware, The Sierra Vista Ballet Studio, and at the door.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-458-1560.  Please, no video or camera photos at the show.



MON
8
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  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.

When: Check current schedule
Where: Meet at Sears parking lot, south-east corner. Hiking Locations vary.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



TUE
9
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  All interested hikers are invited to join. 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.

When:  Early morning, check schedule.
Where:  Check current schedule.

Admission:  Free

Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
10
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, 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 hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista A Soldier's Holiday

The United States Army, Military Intelligence Corps Band Presents A Soldier's Holiday.  Enjoy this special performance of holiday favorites old and new, under the direction of WO1 Jonathan L. Crane.

When:  7 p.m.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960



THU
11
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Come and enjoy our fantastic Sierra Vista Farmer's Market.  There is something for everyone...fresh and delicious locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads and baked goods.  Enjoy shopping for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas, and more.

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
12
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista N.O.E.L.

Night Of Extraordinary Lights Christmas Village is a holiday favorite.  Activities include light displays, ice skating rink (skates provided), photos with Santa, holiday movies, and more.  This year will also feature special exhibits, and food and craft vendors.

Where:  Brown Parade Field, Fort Huachuca
When:  Dec. 12, 4-10 p.m.  Dec. 13, 2-10 p.m.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-538-0836, 520-533-5714

Note: Fort Huachuca is an active military installation and specific entrance requirements are enforced. US citizens may access the post after providing photo ID for everyone over the age of 16 along with current vehicle registration and proof of vehicle insurance.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Chorus - Christmas Benefit Concert

An evening of beautiful holiday music and fun for the entire family.  Children are welcome and will receive a visit from Santa, Mrs. Claus and their elves.  This is a benefit concert for the Sierra Vista Fire Department annual toy drive and a food drive for a local food bank.

When:  7 p.m.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Free.  A donation of a new unwrapped toy and/or a non-perishable food item is appreciated.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-2218



SAT
13
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/fsprhome.shtml


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

This market offers something for everyone.  Shop a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey, locally grown produce, and more.  Be sure to enjoy lunch and the local entertainment while you are there.

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 22nd Annual Fort Huachuca Historical Tour of Homes

Enjoy taking a glimpse of Christmas-past as you stroll the Fort Huachuca "Old Post" area.  A uniformed soldier will greet you at the door of each turn-of-the-century officer's home, all beautifully decorated for the holiday season.

When: 2-6 p.m.
Where: Brown Parade Field (near the Gazebo), Fort Huachuca
Admission: $12 in advance, $15 at the door.  Purchase tickets at City of Sierra Vista Visitor Center, 3020 E. Tacoma St. - Safeway, 2190 E. Fry Blvd., FHCSC Board Members -   http://www.fhcsc.com/tour-of-homes.html- or at the door.
Info: 520-417-6960, FHCSC.tourofhomes@gmail.com

Please note, no children under age 10. No backpacks, cameras, camera phones or video equipment will be allowed.

Note: Fort Huachuca is an active military installation and specific entrance requirements are enforced. US citizens may access the post after providing photo ID for everyone over the age of 16 along with current vehicle registration and proof of vehicle insurance.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista N.O.E.L.

Night Of Extraordinary Lights Christmas Village is a holiday favorite.  Activities include light displays, ice skating rink (skates provided), photos with Santa, holiday movies, and more.  This year will also feature special exhibits, and food and craft vendors.

Where:  Brown Parade Field, Fort Huachuca
When:  Dec. 12, 4-10 p.m.  Dec. 13, 2-10 p.m.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-538-0836, 520-533-5714

Note: Fort Huachuca is an active military installation and specific entrance requirements are enforced. US citizens may access the post after providing photo ID for everyone over the age of 16 along with current vehicle registration and proof of vehicle insurance.



SUN
14
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP), also known as the waste water treatment plant, 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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



MON
15
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  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.

When: Check current schedule
Where: Meet at Sears parking lot, south-east corner. Hiking Locations vary.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



TUE
16
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  All interested hikers are invited to join. 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.

When:  Early morning, check schedule.
Where:  Check current schedule.

Admission:  Free

Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
17

THU
18
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.

Please note that start times change with sunset times.  All events depend on the weather - the telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall, high winds and total overcast.  Events could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

When:  5:30 p.m.   

Where:  Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona, Sierra Vista, 1140 N. Colombo Dr.
  A  map is available here.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.hacastronomy.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Come and enjoy our fantastic Sierra Vista Farmer's Market.  There is something for everyone...fresh and delicious locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads and baked goods.  Enjoy shopping for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, salsas, and more.

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 Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



FRI
19
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



SAT
20
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/fsprhome.shtml


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

This market offers something for everyone.  Shop a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey, locally grown produce, and more.  Be sure to enjoy lunch and the local entertainment while you are there.

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Desert Swing's "Swinging Christmas"

Enjoy a wonderful evening of good food, fun, dancing and entertainment.  Desert Swing will provide the big band sounds live.  Dinner, desert, and beverages are included in the ticket price.

When:  6 to 9 p.m.
Where:  Ethel H. Berger Center, 2950 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  $14 per person through Dec. 17, available at the EBC.  Must be 16 years or older.
Info:  520-439-2300


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



SUN
21
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP), also known as the waste water treatment plant, 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Chorus "Messiah"

Enjoy an evening of beautiful music.  The Chorus presents the Advent and Christmas portions of Handel's "Messiah".  Freewill offering will be donated to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

When:  7 p.m.
Where:  St. Andrews Catholic Church, 800 Taylor Dr.
Admission:  Freewill offering.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-456-5555, 520-458-2925


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



MON
22
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  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.

When: Check current schedule
Where: Meet at Sears parking lot, south-east corner. Hiking Locations vary.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



TUE
23
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  All interested hikers are invited to join. 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.

When:  Early morning, check schedule.
Where:  Check current schedule.

Admission:  Free

Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
24

THU
25

FRI
26
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



SAT
27
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/fsprhome.shtml


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

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, 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 hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

This market offers something for everyone.  Shop a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey, locally grown produce, and more.  Be sure to enjoy lunch and the local entertainment while you are there.

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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



SUN
28
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP), also known as the waste water treatment plant, 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Check the AFP website, www.arizonafolklore.com for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road 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


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Faraway Ranch House Guided Tour - Chiricahua National Monument

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about the fascinating history of Faraway Ranch, located in the beautiful and spectacular Chiricahua National Monument.

When:  Tours operate 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. December 18 through 21, and December 26, 27, and 28.
Where:  Chiricahua National Monument, meet at the benches near the ranch house.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-824-3560 x0.  Please check the website for more information and directions



MON
29
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  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.

When: Check current schedule
Where: Meet at Sears parking lot, south-east corner. Hiking Locations vary.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



TUE
30
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.  All interested hikers are invited to join. 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.

When:  Early morning, check schedule.
Where:  Check current schedule.

Admission:  Free

Info: 520-417-6960.  For a schedule please visit http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
31


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.