Lee Kannally paintings exhibit continues
An exhibit of impressionist-style paintings by self-taught cowboy artist Lee Kannally is on display at the Kannally Ranch House. Nearly 30 oils, many that haven’t been on public display for decades, are included in the exhibit, with 24 on loan from the Oracle Historical Society and the remainder owned by Friends of Oracle State Park.
Milky Way Rising Over Oracle SP
Mike Weasner of the Oracle Dark Skies Committee with another amazing time-lapse video of the Milky Way rising over Oracle SP. There is no audio track to this piece. The Oracle Dark Skies Committee (ODSC) has succeeded in getting Oracle State Park a designation as an International Dark Sky Park. Learn more
March - June: Music in the Park
Spring music concert series presents live music on the scenic patio at the park. Presented by the Friends of Oracle State Park, this yearly tradition is a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty of the park.
Spring: Basket Making Workshop
Unique oppotunity to create your own basket.
August: Bug Fest
Bug Fest is a great children's activity event that happens each year in August.
Fiesta de las Calabazas
Kids enjoy many activities at this event, including pumpkin decorating.
This fall celebration brings art, music, pumpkins, food and fun to Oracle State Park. The Fiesta de las Calabazas promotes eco-tourism and heritage-tourism, fosters awareness of the natural environment, and showcases the cultural and artistic diversity present in the communities of Oracle, San Manuel, and Mammoth as well as neighboring towns in southern Arizona.
At the event, vendors present locally hand-made arts and crafts, non-profit groups hand out information, and visitors enjoy the scenic vistas of the surrounding wildlife preserve. A Fiesta Raffle benefits the Friends of Oracle State Park, while the popular Kids Area provides hands-on educational activities.
Holiday Wreath-Making Workshop
Hone your botanical knowledge and make a decorative wreath using natural plant material gathered at the park. Listen to Interview about this event.
- Alamo Lake
- Buckskin Mountain
- Cattail Cove
- Lake Havasu
- River Island
- Yuma Quartermaster Depot
- Yuma Territorial Prison
- Dead Horse Ranch
- Fort Verde
- Red Rock
- Riordan Mansion
- Slide Rock
- Verde River Greenway
- Boyce Thompson Arboretum
- Fool Hollow Lake
- Lost Dutchman
- Lyman Lake
- Tonto Natural Bridge