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90 Scheduled Events

Fridays   8 a.m.

Friday Guided Bird Walk

Catalina State Park

Join experienced bird guides Nancy and Steve lead this bird walk through the park.  They will help participants spot and identify the various birds that visit and live in the Catalina Mountains.

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Every Friday morning   9:00 a.m.

Guided Bird Walks

Patagonia Lake State Park

Guided bird walks are back! Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the southern Arizona foothills.

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Every Friday   6-8 p.m.

Fridays by the Fire

Cattail Cove State Park

Join us every Friday at the Cattail Cove amphitheater to meet other campers, sit around the campfire, and enjoy the evening!

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Every Saturday   10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Nature Program: Saturdays

Catalina State Park

Learn about and see many reptiles that live naturally in the Sonoran Desert. Listen to our experts talk about the creatures and their adaptions to survive in the desert.

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Saturdays & Sundays   Varies

Boat Tours

Patagonia Lake State Park

Experience a boat tour around Patagonia Lake! Discover the history, vegetation, and overwhelming beauty of the surrounding area.

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Saturday, January 25, 2020   10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cave Fest

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Celebrate the scientific value and the beauty of caves at Kartchner Caverns State Park. The day will include expert talks by bat researchers, games, crafts, activities, science experiments, live animals, and more!

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Every Saturday   2:00 p.m.

Ice Cream Social

Buckskin Mountain State Park

Join staff and visitors for an Ice Cream Social at the Buckskin Center!

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Every Saturday   2 p.m.

Ice Cream Social at the Buckskin Center

River Island State Park

Join staff and visitors for an Ice Cream Social at the Buckskin Center in Buckskin Mountain State Park!

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4th Saturday of the month   Sunset

Star Parties at Homolovi State Park

Homolovi State Park

On the fourth Saturday of every month, Homolovi State Park hosts a star party at the park's observatory! Come and marvel at the wonders of the cosmos!

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Saturday, January 25, 2020   Times Vary

Fourth Annual Arizona Trail Oracle Rumble

Oracle State Park

Trail Run Event coordinated by the Arizona Trail Association and sponsored by Summit Hut. Routes are mostly single track through Oracle State Park and magnificent remote sections of the AZT, and include a 50-mile, 50K, half-marathon, 12K and 50 mile Relay.

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Saturdays   10:00 a.m.

Saturday Guided Hike

Buckskin Mountain State Park

Join a ranger every Saturday for a guided hike at Buckskin Mountain State Park!

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Saturdays   10:00 a.m.

Saturday Guided Hike

River Island State Park

Join a ranger for a guided hike at Buckskin Mountain State Park!

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4th Sunday of the month, January through May   1:00 p.m.

Ethnobotany Guided Hike

Red Rock State Park

Learn more about the native plants of Sedona and how they're interconnected with indigenous cultures, pioneer settlers, wildlife, and even modern society.

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Sundays   8:00 a.m.

Sunday Guided Bird Walks

Catalina State Park

Experienced bird guides lead this bird walk. They will help you spot and identify various birds that live and visit the park. Novices, seasoned birders, and every experience level of birder will enjoy this event.

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Jan. 26 | Feb. 2 | Feb. 16   9:00 a.m.

Sunday Geology Walks

Catalina State Park

How were the Santa Catalina Mountains formed? What are some of the different rocks in the park? Learn about the geology of the park with experienced geologist, Karen.

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Jan. 26 | Feb. 16   9:00 am

Introduction to GeoCaching

Catalina State Park

Did you ever wonder about geocaching? It's a high-tech treasure hunt!

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Wednesdays   8 a.m.

Wednesday Guided Bird Walks

Catalina State Park

Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.

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Every Wednesday   9-10:15 a.m. and 10:45-12 p.m.

Yoga at Cattail Cove

Cattail Cove State Park

Cattail Cove is pleased to introduce Gloria Endicott, a passionate outdoors woman with a love for animals, nature and yoga. Meet Gloria at the beautiful white sand beach of Cattail Cove State Park. Gloria will introduce fundamental yoga poses and sequencing designed to align and calm your mind, body and spirit.

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Various Dates   Jan 30: 9am-12pm | Feb 13: 8:15-11:15am | Mar 12 7:30-10:30am

Bird Walk

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join "birder Vera" for an amazing experience learning about the birds of the Sonoran Desert!

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January 30, 2020   4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Live Music with Marty Davis

Lost Dutchman State Park

Legend of the Pioneers is a truly unique show that highlights Marty Davis and his special blend of Americana.

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Jan. 30 | Feb. 6 | Feb. 16 | Feb. 27   9:00 am

Romero Ruins Adventure Walks

Catalina State Park

Join a park ranger on a guided tour where the whole family can learn about the history and mystery surrounding the Hohokam’s largest ruin site in the park.

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January 31-February 2, 2020   10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lake Havasu Vintage Trailer Campout

Lake Havasu State Park

The Vintage Trailer Campout is showcasing vintage trailers for everyone to come check out. This is dry camping (no hookups). For campers, nearby activities include hiking trails, a cactus garden and the local Swap Meet (on Sunday).

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Various Dates   Feb 1: 6:30-7:30 pm | Mar 14: 7:00-8:00 pm

Dr. Sky: An Amazing Night Under the Skies

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join Dr. Sky, a radio/TV journalist based in Phoenix, for An Amazing Night Under the Skies. What planets will we see in the dark desert sky?

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Saturday, February 1, 2020   8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Buffel Slayers

Catalina State Park

There are many success stories in the fight against buffelgrass! Join the Buffel Slayers to eradicate buffelgrass from the park. Be prepared to work hard!

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Feb 1 | Feb 29 | Mar 28   7:00-9:30 p.m.

Star Party at Lost Dutchman

Lost Dutchman State Park

Want to learn more about the stars and planets? Do you have any little ones curious about the cosmos? Then head to Lost Dutchman State Park for a star party!

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Feb. 1 | Apr. 4   Times Vary

Hike the Peak!

Picacho Peak State Park

Join a park volunteer guide on the Hunter Trail and enjoy 360 degree views from the top of Picacho Peak.

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Saturday, February 1, 2020   3 p.m.

Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Austin Owen

Catalina State Park

Austin Owen will return to Catalina State Park on February 1st to perform an eclectic mix of music ranging from R&B to Bossa nova! 

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Feb. 1 | April 25 | Oct. 10   Times vary

Star Party at Catalina State Park

Catalina State Park

Imagine what you can see with telescopes provided by the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association at Catalina State Park! Join us for an exciting, educational Star Party!

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Sunday, February 2, 2020   2 p.m.

The Navajo Long Walk (1863 through 1869): Through the Eyes of Navajo Women

Red Rock State Park

Dr. Evangeline Parsons Yazzie will present a lecture about the Navajo people who were forced to leave their homes. The Long Walk has been collected in historical literature by non-Navajo authors. Absent from the literature is the Navajo perspective. The audience will hear the Navajo female elders’ version of the Long Walk in this presentation.

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February 3, 2020   8-10:00 a.m.

Medicinal Plant Hike

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join volunteer Georgy as she introduces you to edible and healing plants of the Sonoran Desert! What are the plants that live in the Sonoran Desert? How have they adapted, do they have medicinal qualities? Come join this hike, walk among these plants and discover what a significant role they play in their desert habitat.

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Feb. 5, 2020   4:00 pm

Wild West Outdoor Concert

Picacho Peak State Park

Enjoy some good old western music that tells the story of our cowboy heritage as it was presented on the silver screen.

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February 5-7, 2020

2nd Annual WON Arizona Open

Lake Havasu State Park

WON BASS and title sponsors Bass Cat Boats and Mercury Motors are excited to announce the 2nd Annual WON Arizona Open at Lake Havasu.

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February 6, 2020   5-6:30 p.m.

Marty Davis Concert

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Join us for an enlightening country western concert featuring the very talented Marty Davis!

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Feb 7 | Feb 14   8:15 a.m.

Guided Bird Walks

Oracle State Park

Experience the best Southern Arizona Birding on a guided bird walk through the high desert of Oracle State Park!

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Feb 8,9 | Mar 7,8,9   7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Full Moon Hikes

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join us for a guided 2.5-mile hike on Jacob’s Crosscut Trail at the base of the mysterious Superstition Mountains during the full moon.

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Feb. 8 | April 11 | Oct. 10 | Dec. 12   10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Ocotillo Trail Hiking Series

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Get a taste of the Whetstone Mountains backcountry on the Ocotillo Trail! Join an experienced park ranger for a 3.2 mile hike over moderate terrain.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020   2:00-4:00 p.m.

Musical Trio with Indigenous and Modern Instruments

Lost Dutchman State Park

Bernie Haley with Robert Johnson and Jenn Steege will be presenting a musical interweaving through indigenous and modern instruments, including wooden flutes, didgeridoo and guitar.

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February 8 to March 22, 2020

Water/Ways Exhibit

Lake Havasu State Park

Community Event - Lake Havasu Museum of History

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February 8, March 14, April 11   9:40 a.m. and 12:20 p.m.

Sign Language Saturday Cave Tours

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Come out and see the caves! Arizona State Parks and Trails is excited to announce our new Sign Language Saturdays. We will be offering tours joined by a sign language interpreter to help make the experience the most fun and educational for those in the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community.

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2nd Sunday of the month, October to May   1:00 p.m.

Geology Hike at Red Rock State Park

Red Rock State Park

Our monthly-guided geology hike led by our knowledgeable volunteers will take you out on our trails to discuss how Sedona transformed into what we see today. This interpretive experience is for both the beginner and experienced hiker.

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Sunday, February 9, 2020   2-3:30 p.m.

Riordan Second Sunday Special Tour: The Next Doors

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

The regular guided tour of the Riordan Mansion takes visitors through the East House the home of Timothy & Caroline where you learn about their family. But what about the family in the West House? 

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Monday, February 10, 2020   12:15-1 p.m.

Brown Bag Lecture: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

The “Spanish” Influenza Pandemic affected the entire world. Why was it called the Spanish Influenza? How did World War I affect and suffer from the pandemic?

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2nd and 4th Thursday of the month   10 a.m. to noon

Ranger-Guided Tour: The River Made Me

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park

This walk explores the history of Tubac, nature, the Santa Cruz River and the Anza Trail.

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February 14-16, 2020

12th Annual Lake Havasu City Rockabilly Reunion

Lake Havasu State Park

It's all about cool cats and chicks, retro-fashion, rock-n-roll oldies music, rat-rods, and more at the 12th Annual Lake Havasu Rockabilly Reunion. Take a three day stroll down nostalgia lane with 150 vendors of all types, food, beer garden, and the ever popular Pin-Up Girl contest.

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February 15, 2020

Buffalo Soldiers and Vintage Baseball

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Honor Black History Month with the annual commemoration of the Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Verde State Historic Park. Learn how the soldiers earned their name and helped settle the American West.

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February 15 | March 14   Feb 15: 4-5 p.m. | Mar 14: 5-6 p.m.

Singer-Songwriter Steve Holmquist

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join singer-songwriter Steve Holmquist around the campfire for original stories and songs in the heart of the Sonoran Desert.

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Feb. 15 | Mar. 21   10:00 am

Beginner Guided Hike

Picacho Peak State Park

Learn a little about hiking safety and enjoy the scenic surroundings as your hike the Calloway trail up to an overlook below the face of Picacho Peak.

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Saturday, February 15, 2020   3 p.m.

Music in the Mountains Concert Series: The Vinyl Grooves

Catalina State Park

Come on out to Catalina State Park on February 15th and enjoy a performance from the Vinyl Grooves.

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3rd Sunday of the month, October to May   1:00 p.m.

Archaeology Hike at Red Rock State Park

Red Rock State Park

Come and hear the fascinating story of the pre-Columbian people who lived and traveled in the park. The hike will identify the various archaeological features visible from park trails and interpret them into the wider context of important regional Sinagua sites. The guide will also touch on ideas of other cultures that likely have made use of the park’s resources.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020   1-3 p.m.

Beginner Landscape Photography

Catalina State Park

By taking a short walk, seek and learn how to photograph plants, insects, wildlife, birds and landscapes of Catalina State Park.

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February 17, 2020   9-11:30 a.m.

Hike Like a Pro!

Lost Dutchman State Park

Please join us on a stunning desert hike, taking a dive into equipment tips and techniques to get the most out of your outdoor experience!

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February 18, 2020   11:00 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Coffee with a Ranger at Lost Dutchman

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join a ranger over coffee for lively conversation on unexpected relationships in nature in the Sonoran Desert!

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Feb 19 | Mar 18   9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Getting to Know the Birds Around You!

Lost Dutchman State Park

Learn how to distinguish between birds and find resident birds (from hawks to hummingbirds) and for any late migrants on their way south.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020   10 a.m.

Guided Hike

Oracle State Park

Join a short Guided Hike at Oracle State Park, led by Friends of Oracle State Park volunteers.

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Saturday, February 29, 2020   1 p.m.

Earth Matters: A Brief History of Life and Climate

Oracle State Park

Join Geologist Bob Scarborough for another of his fascinating talks at the Kannally Ranch House living room.

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Sunday, March 1, 2020   2 p.m.

The Antiquity of Irrigation in the Southwest

Red Rock State Park

Agriculture was introduced to Arizona more than 4,000 years ago, and irrigation systems were developed in our state at least 3,500 years ago – several hundred years before irrigation was established in ancient Mexico. This presentation by archaeologist Allen Dart provides an overview of ancient irrigation systems in the southern Southwest and discusses irrigation’s implications for understanding social complexity.

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March 6-8, 2020   10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

17th Annual Bluegrass on the Beach Music Festival

Lake Havasu State Park

Come on out to The 2020 Bluegrass on the Beach Festival and mingle with bluegrass veterans and newcomers alike. There are jam sessions on and off stage, so don't be shy about bringing your favorite instrument and joining in.

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March 7   10:00 am

Guided Hike- Sunset Vista Trail

Picacho Peak State Park

Join a park volunteer guide on the scenic Sunset Vista Trail that will lead you to the top of Picacho Peak.

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Saturday, March 7, 2020   4 p.m.

Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Marietta Loehrlein

Catalina State Park

Join Marietta Loehrlein for a Music in the Mountains concert at Catalina State Park. Mari will be playing a variety of folk, pop, and country music.

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Sunday, March 8, 2020   2-3:30 p.m.

Riordan Second Sunday Special Tour: Stickley Room by Room

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

Join us for a Stickley furniture tour of Riordan Mansion. Enjoy hearing which were Caroline and Timothy Riordan’s favorite chairs.

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Monday, March 9, 2020   8:00 p.m.

Full Moon Hike

Cattail Cove State Park

Join us this Friday for an interpretive guided .5 mile hike under the stars with a full moon lighting the way.

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March 14-15, 2020

Family Campout

Lost Dutchman State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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March 14 | September 19   7-9 p.m.

Star Party at Oracle State Park

Oracle State Park

Experience the night sky via telescopes at Oracle State Park while enjoying inspirational trail music! Some amazing solar system and deep-sky objects are expected to be visible in the sky. Come check it out!

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March 14 | May 9 | Sept. 12 | Nov. 14   10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Foothills Loop Hiking Series

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Join a ranger for a guided hike along the Foothills Loop Trail. The trail climbs across rocky terrain of the limestone hill north of the cave and descends into the wash that follows the fault between the Whetstone Block and the San Pedro Block.

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Mar. 16   8-10 a.m.

Hiking with Dogs

Lost Dutchman State Park

Join this dog friendly hike starting from the Cholla Day Use Area and follow a social trail down to the Crosscut Trail towards First Water Road and back. Make the most of this opportunity to get your dog used to hiking and socializing with other dogs while you get some exercise!

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March 21-22, 2020

Family Campout

Catalina State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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Saturday, March 21, 2020   8:30-10:30 a.m.

Geology Hike with Steve Semken

Lost Dutchman State Park

Take a walk along the trails in the park with ASU Geology Professor Steve Semken and learn more about the formation, foundation, and future of the Superstition Mountains.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020   3 p.m.

Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Mother Cody Band

Catalina State Park

Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from Mother Cody Band, a dance band from Oracle, Arizona!

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Tuesday, March 23, 2020   8-10 a.m.

Nature and Wildflower Walk

Lost Dutchman State Park

Follow Ranger Jackie on the treasure Loop Trail and discover the area’s geology, history, and flora, along with legends and lore of the gold in the Superstitions.

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Sunday, March 29, 2020   8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.

Bioblitz 2020

Lost Dutchman State Park

Do you enjoy the great outdoors, connecting with nature, and learning? Then join us for Lost Dutchman State Park's Bioblitz 2020! You and your team will record as many plants and animals as you can find and see in the park during your session!

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April 4-5, 2020

History of the Soldier

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Experience a military timeline of our history, from the Revolutionary War to present day. Presentations, military drills, fashion show and a period church service Sunday morning. Camps, cannon and soldiers will all be at this annual event.

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Saturday, April 4, 2020   9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

2nd Annual Anza Fun Run: Two Leagues, Two Parks, One Trail

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park

Join us for a four-mile run (or walk) along the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail starting at Tumacácori National Historical Park and concluding at the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park and Museum.

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April 4-5, 2020

Family Campout

Patagonia Lake State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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April 4, 2020   10:00 a.m.

Earth Optimism: The Smithsonian's 16th Annual Museum Day Live

Homolovi State Park

Visit Homolovi State Park for the Smithsonian's 16th Annual Museum Day Live!

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Saturday, April 4, 2020   5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The 8th Great Picture Perfect Park Wine Tasting is Almost Here

Lost Dutchman State Park

Get your tasting buds ready for a sumptuous pairing of food, wine and sweets served along with the beauty of the Superstition Mountains. The Friends of Lost Dutchman State Park is proud to host this event for the 8th year in a row.

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Sunday, September 22, 2019   6:00 a.m.

Everyone Runs Catalina State Park 5 & 10 Mile Trail Race

Catalina State Park

One of Arizona's finest trail races. Catalina State Park features easy to manage trails and unreal mountain views! Come join the fun that is Everyone Runs!

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April 18-19, 2020

Family Campout

Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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April 22, 2020

Earth Day at Homolovi State Park

Homolovi State Park

Homolovi State Park will host a small display at the Visitor's Center about recycling, provided by Waste Management.

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April 25-26, 2020

Family Campout

Red Rock State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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May 9-10, 2020

Family Campout

River Island State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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May 16-17, 2020

Family Campout

Dead Horse Ranch State Park

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!

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May 16 - September 7, 2020

Blue Star Museum at Homolovi State Park

Homolovi State Park

Calling all active duty military families! This May, Homolovi State Park will become a "Blue Star Museum," which provides free park admission to the nation's active duty military personnel and their families from May 16, until September 7!

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May 16, 2020   9:00 a.m.

National Kids to Parks Day at Homolovi State Park

Homolovi State Park

It's National Kids to Parks Day, so head to Homolovi State Park for a morning of kid-friendly activities!

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June 13 | July 11 | Aug. 8 | Sept. 12   Times vary

Summer Sunset Hikes

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Hike through the beautiful Whetstone Mountains at sunset on the Ocotillo Trail or the Foothills Loop Trail!

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June 16-18, 2020

18th Annual Historic Preservation Conference

Arizona State Parks

The 18th Annual Arizona Historic Preservation Conference will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Tempe. The 18th annual event theme is PreserVISION 2020. Award nominations are also now open.

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September 27, 2020

Colonel's Daughter/Little Britches & Petticoat Contest

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Young women from the Camp Verde area compete in poise and horsemanship for a set of spurs and the title of "Colonel's Daughter," inspired by the 1882 novel by Capt. Charles E. King.

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October 10-11, 2020

Fort Verde Days

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Fort Verde State Historic Park celebrates Fort Verde Days with a flag-raising and lowering ceremony, living history presentations with the Buffalo Soldiers and Indian Wars period re-enactors, special presentations, a fashion show, cavalry drills and a vintage baseball game.

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November 14, 2020   11:00 a.m.

Flag Disposal Ceremony

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Fort Verde State Historic Park and American Legion Post #135 will be hosting the annual flag disposal ceremony on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

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December 5, 12, 19, 2020   5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Candlelight Tours

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Join us as we host candlelight tours through Fort Verde State Park's historic homes along Officer's Row.

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December 5, 2020   11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ornament-making Workshop

Fort Verde State Historic Park

Bring the kids to the park  to make their own Victorian holiday ornament, also known as a “tussy mussy.”

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Ongoing Programs

Every Wednesday and Saturday   9:00 a.m.

Wednesday and Saturday Bird Walks

Red Rock State Park

Bird enthusiasts can join a naturalist for a guided walk appropriate for beginners and advanced birders. The greatest diversity of bird species can be found in the riparian area next to Oak Creek or along the field behind the Visitor Center.

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Ongoing Daily

Self-guided tours of the Historic Kannally Ranch House

Oracle State Park

Visit the park office/gift-shop and take a self-guided tour through the multi-level Kannally family home.

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Daily   10:00 a.m.

Daily Guided Nature Walks at Red Rock

Red Rock State Park

Every morning a volunteer naturalist leads a guided nature walk informing visitors about the different life zones of Red Rock State Park. The subjects discussed on this walk include geology, wildlife, history, archaeology, and plant life.

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January 18, 2020-January 10, 2021

Life Along the River: Ancestral Hopi at Homol'ovi

Homolovi State Park

Life Along the River: Ancestral Hopi at Homol’ovi is on display at the La Posada Hotel in Winslow until January 2021. The exhibit looks at the community of Homol’ovi, formed by immigrants more than 700 years ago, along the Little Colorado River near present-day Winslow.

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