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SUN
1
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


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


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:  2 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. 



MON
2
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
3
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
4
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Southwest Wings Spring Fling

The Southwest Wings Spring Fling offers day, evening and overnight field trips to our famous birding hot spots and are led by expert guides.  Be sure to take advantage of this special opportunity for nature enthusiasts.

When:  May 4 through May 7
Please visit the website for information and registration or call 520-266-0149.   


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
5
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 Annual Southwest Wings Spring Fling

The Southwest Wings Spring Fling offers day, evening and overnight field trips to our famous birding hot spots and are led by expert guides.  Be sure to take advantage of this special opportunity for nature enthusiasts.

When:  May 4 through May 7
Please visit the website for information and registration or call 520-266-0149.   



FRI
6
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Southwest Wings Spring Fling

The Southwest Wings Spring Fling offers day, evening and overnight field trips to our famous birding hot spots and are led by expert guides.  Be sure to take advantage of this special opportunity for nature enthusiasts.

When:  May 4 through May 7
Please visit the website for information and registration or call 520-266-0149.   


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Festival of the Southwest

Enjoy this popular annual event with your family and friends.  There will be carnival rides and games, food vendors, live entertainment, family activities and more.

When: Friday, 4 - 11 p.m. Saturday, 12 - 11 p.m. Sunday, 12 - 5 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free.  Carnival ride tickets can be purchased at the carnival.  Advance ride tickets available at Murr Community Center, and Sierra Vista Safeway and Ace Hardware.
Info:  520-533-2404.



SAT
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 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 Annual Southwest Wings Spring Fling

The Southwest Wings Spring Fling offers day, evening and overnight field trips to our famous birding hot spots and are led by expert guides.  Be sure to take advantage of this special opportunity for nature enthusiasts.

When:  May 4 through May 7
Please visit the website for information and registration or call 520-266-0149.   


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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.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, 520-432-1388, or visit www.sabo.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 11th Annual West End Fair

Enjoy a full day of fun, food and family entertainment in Sierra Vista's downtown district.   The fair features live music, entertainment, exhibits, information booths and vendors offering arts, crafts and refreshments.  Sponsored by the City of Sierra Vista West End Commission.

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fry Blvd. from Garden Ave. to North Ave.
Admission: Free
Info: 520-417-6960, SierraVistaWestEndFair@gmail.com, vendor application


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Festival of the Southwest

Enjoy this popular annual event with your family and friends.  There will be carnival rides and games, food vendors, live entertainment, family activities and more.

When: Friday, 4 - 11 p.m. Saturday, 12 - 11 p.m. Sunday, 12 - 5 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free.  Carnival ride tickets can be purchased at the carnival.  Advance ride tickets available at Murr Community Center, and Sierra Vista Safeway and Ace Hardware.
Info:  520-533-2404.



SUN
8
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Festival of the Southwest

Enjoy this popular annual event with your family and friends.  There will be carnival rides and games, food vendors, live entertainment, family activities and more.

When: Friday, 4 - 11 p.m. Saturday, 12 - 11 p.m. Sunday, 12 - 5 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free.  Carnival ride tickets can be purchased at the carnival.  Advance ride tickets available at Murr Community Center, and Sierra Vista Safeway and Ace Hardware.
Info:  520-533-2404.



MON
9
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 Patterson Observatory and Huachuca Astronomy Club - Transit of Mercury

Visitors are welcome to attend this special  opportunity to learn about the Transit of Mercury and view the transit safely through specially designed solar telescopes.

When:  7 a.m. to about noon, weather permitting.
Where:  Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona South, Sierra Vista campus, 1140 N. Columbo Dr.  A  map is available here.
Admission:  Free
Info:  www.hacastronomy.org



TUE
10
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
11
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
12
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 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 this event depends on the weather.  The telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall, high winds and total overcast and the event could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

When:  7:30 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



FRI
13
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 3rd Annual Douglas Days

Celebrate Douglas' past, present and future and enjoy the many special activities.  There will be hay rides, tours, bed races, tournaments, live music, a talent show and more.

When:  Friday, May 13, 5 p.m. - midnight.  Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m. - midnight.
Where:  10th Street and D Avenue, Douglas
Admission:  Free
Info and schedule of events:  520-417-7340 or www.douglasaz.gov


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bisbee Plein Air Festival 2016

This unique and special festival features live music, awards, and an amazing art sale, direct from the artists.

When:  Friday and Saturday, May 13-14.  Wet Paint Sale is 3 - 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 14.
Where:  Grassy Park, Main Street, Bisbee
Admission:  Free
Info:  www.bisbeeafter5.com



SAT
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 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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.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, 520-432-1388, or visit www.sabo.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Open

This premier golf tournament draws professionals, club pros and amateurs from not only the Southwest but from all over the U.S.  The public is welcome to attend, watch the tournament and enjoy the beautiful setting.

When:  Saturday and Sunday, May 14-15
Where:  Pueblo del Sol Country Club, 2770 St. Andrews Dr.
Information:  520-417-6960 and website  


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 10th Annual Brown Canyon Ranch Open House

This favorite annual event features great fun for all ages.  Scheduled activities include:
            9 a.m.  Guided nature walk
          11 a.m. Fort Huachuca B Troop demonstration
          12 p.m.  Western music performance by the Outriders Band
            1 p.m.  History presentation covering a century of life in the old territorial house

Ongoing activities include western heritage craft demonstrations, hands-on fun such as adobe brick-making, plastic calf roping and more.  Refreshments will be available for purchase and pets must be on a leash.

When:  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  (Guided walk starts 9 a.m.)
Where:  Brown Canyon Ranch.  From the intersection of Hwy. 92 and Ramsey Canyon Rd. travel west on Ramsey Canyon Road for about 2 miles to trail head. Continue on dirt road for 0.8 mile to ranch parking lot.  Overflow parking and shuttle will be available, watch for signs.
Admission:  Free.
Info:  520-803-6673, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Movies in the Park

Sierra Vista Leisure & Library Services with the support of Cochise Water Project, is pleased to present Movies in the Parkfree to the public.  Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, and a snack or dinner for a great evening of entertainment.

When:  Activities start 4 p.m.  Movie at dusk, around 7 p.m.
Where:  Centennial Pavilion, Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Info:  520-439-2300.  Movie list  This event is subject to change due to inclement weather.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 3rd Annual Douglas Days

Celebrate Douglas' past, present and future and enjoy the many special activities.  There will be hay rides, tours, bed races, tournaments, live music, a talent show and more.

When:  Friday, May 13, 5 p.m. - midnight.  Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m. - midnight.
Where:  10th Street and D Avenue, Douglas
Admission:  Free
Info and schedule of events:  520-417-7340 or www.douglasaz.gov


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bisbee Plein Air Festival 2016

This unique and special festival features live music, awards, and an amazing art sale, direct from the artists.

When:  Friday and Saturday, May 13-14.  Wet Paint Sale is 3 - 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 14.
Where:  Grassy Park, Main Street, Bisbee
Admission:  Free
Info:  www.bisbeeafter5.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista International Astronomy Day

The Huachuca Astronomy Club of Southeastern Arizona invites families and people of all ages to enjoy International Astronomy Day.  Astronomy exhibits and talks will be available, and there will be several powerful telescopes set up for safely viewing the Sun and planets.

Where:  Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St.
When:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission:  Free.  www.hacastronomy.org



SUN
15
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Open

This premier golf tournament draws professionals, club pros and amateurs from not only the Southwest but from all over the U.S.  The public is welcome to attend, watch the tournament and enjoy the beautiful setting.

When:  Saturday and Sunday, May 14-15
Where:  Pueblo del Sol Country Club, 2770 St. Andrews Dr.
Information:  520-417-6960 and website  


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
16
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
17
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
18
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
19
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, 520-432-1388, 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:  FreeInfo:  520-439-2300 and list of concerts.  Please note, the schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather.  



FRI
20

SAT
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 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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Ballet Presents - "An Evening at the Ballet"

The Sierra Vista Ballet proudly presents this special evening of dance and music.

When:  7:00 p.m.
Where:  Buena Performing Arts Center, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Adults $15, children accompanied by an adult are free.  Tickets are available at the door, Sierra Vista Safeway, Ace Hardware, Oscar Yrun Community Center and the Sierra Vista Ballet.
Info:  520-458-1560, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Movies in the Park

Sierra Vista Leisure & Library Services with the support of Cochise Water Project, is pleased to present Movies in the Parkfree to the public.  Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, and a snack or dinner for a great evening of entertainment.

When:  Activities start 4 p.m.  Movie at dusk, around 7 p.m.
Where:  Centennial Pavilion, Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Info:  520-439-2300.  Movie list  This event is subject to change due to inclement weather.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Henry F. Hauser Museum Exhibit Open House

The Museum presents the new "Sierra Vista Celebrates Sixty!" exhibit showcasing our community's evolution from May 1956 to present.  Enjoy the afternoon with the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Exhibit Open House and Ice Cream Social.

When:  1 p.m. ribbon cutting, 1:30 - 4 p.m. exhibit open house.
Where:  Henry F. Hauser Museum, inside the Ethel H. Berger Center, 2950 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-459-3739


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Empty Bowls Bowl-A-Thon

This first public bowl-a-thon invites beginner and experienced clay artists to make a hand-built slab bowl.  Bowls will be donated to the Empty Bowls Project on November 5, which supports our local food shelters.  Clay will be supplied and a potluck lunch is provided by studio volunteers and participants.  Enjoy a couple of hours or the entire day in the pottery studio and contribute your time and talents to this worthy cause.

When:  9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where:  The Pottery Studio @ Sierra Vista, Oscar Yrun Community Center, 3020 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-678-5544 or 520-220-2456


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial BioBlitz

Birds - Bugs - Botony
Join park rangers and scientists to identify and record the birds, bugs and plants of the Coronado National Memorial.  This special event is a great way to connect to your environment and gather useful data for science and conservation.  Families, groups and individuals are invited - bring your smart phone or digital camera - or join a group that has one.  Please bring your own food and water, and dress for weather conditions.

When:  BioBlitz 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Bug Blitz 7:30 - 10 p.m.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  Bug Blitz meets at the Visitor Center parking lot.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-366-5515 x2821 or www.nps.gov/coro



SUN
22
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
23
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
24
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
25
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
26
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
27

SAT
28
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.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, 520-459-2555, 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
29
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 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:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


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
30
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
31
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 




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.