10/5 FLAGSTAFF: Grand Opening of the Giovale Open Deck Observatory –

Lowell Observatory, the future of stargazing comes to Lowell with six advanced telescopes that will collectively give you a viewing experience that goes far beyond the faint smudges of light, Lowell.edu/adg

10/19 GLOBE/MIAMI: 36th Annual Apache Jii Day –

All Indian celebration, Native American arts and crafts, demonstrations, entertainment with dance and music troupes, tribal royalty, food booths, 928-425-4495 or globemiamichamber.com

10/19-20 WILLCOX: Willcox Wine Country Fall Festival –

Railroad Park, join all as we celebrate the harvest and the Arizona wines from the Willcox region, rated one of the Top 10 Wine Festivals, music, art, and vendors, willcoxwinecountry.org

10/26-27 FLAGSTAFF: 16th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente –

Museum of Northern Arizona, Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, transforms grief into celebration, this ritual pays homage to the lives of lost loved ones by inviting them back to enjoy their favorite music, and foods and to honor their contributions in life, musnaz.org

  • World's Oldest Rodeo® - Since 1888, this traditional event has occurred annually over the 4th of July weekend with eight breath-taking performances.
  • Located near Sedona, Arizona, Out of Africa Wildlife Park is Arizona's best wildlife theme park
  • Experience the immensity of the Grand Canyon from a whole new perspective
  • Glendale is the home to the Arizona Cardinals and the nation's finest multi-sport entertainment complex

Welcome to our beautiful state of Arizona where the weather is amazing no matter what time of year. In the winter, temperatures are mild and the sun is shining in central and southern Arizona. This is a perfect time for festivals, golf, and outdoor fun. Summer may be a bit hot in the Valley, but it's perfect for fun at the lakes and sunbathing by the pool. If you want to escape the heat, travel just an hour or two north or east where the temperatures dip to a beautiful 70-85 degrees and the atmosphere is casual, charming and stunningly beautiful.


Discover your adventurous or cultural side with the many attractions around our beautiful state, including museums, wildlife parks and gardens.



From savory, to delicate, delectable to daring, Arizona provides a variety of fine to casual dining, perfect for any mood or budget.



If you're an outdoor enthusiast, or just simply enjoy the sun, you'll find plenty to keep you satisfied, with miles of hiking, biking, golfing, horseback riding or hot air balloon rides.