Scorching summer days are coming to end, which means comfortable sunny
days are ahead for Arizona residents and tourists. Fall is the perfect
season in the desert to get outside and enjoy time with friends and
family. Take advantage of all fall has to offer in Arizona at one of
these popular festivals.
- Oct. 3- 4. 4th Annual Earth Harmony Festival. The Annual Earth
Harmony Festival is held at one of the world’s largest EcoVillages in
Tumacacori, Arizona. This weekend celebrates eco-living and
sustainability with live music, art, hands-on demonstrations, and garden
tours. For more information, visit http://earthharmonyfestival.org.
- Oct. 9- 11. 27th Annual Patagonia Fall Festival. This three-day
festival attracts more than 15,000 visitors, according to the Patagonia
Fall Festival website, and features a variety of talented musicians and
artists. In addition to the top-of-the-line performers is a plethora of
food and beverage options. For more information, visit http://www.patagoniaaz.com/event/27th-annual-patagonia-fall-festival.
- Oct. 9- 11. Tucson Meet Yourself Folklife Festival. Come celebrate
the traditional arts and diverse ethic backgrounds of Southern Arizona
and Northern Mexico. This three-day festival features artists,
traditional meals, musicians, and exhibits celebrating the regions
culture. For more information, visit http://www.tucsonmeetyourself.org
- Oct. 10. Vintage Bisbee Wine Festival. Taste fine wine and enjoy
live music at the Vintage Bisbee Wine Festival, sponsored by the Bisbee
Rotary Club. For more information, visit http://www.bisbeerotaryclub.org/events.
- Oct. 16- 18. 85th Annual Helldorado Days. Helldorado Days in
Tombstone features gunfight reenactments, street entertainment, 1880s
themed fashion show, carnival and live music. For more information,
- Oct.17- 18. Willcox Wine Country Fall Festival. Enjoy over 70 types
of wine from Arizona’s favorite winemakers and wineries. Admission is
free, however tasting glasses and tickets may be purchased. For more
information, visit http://www.willcoxwines.com/events.html.
- Nov. 7. Green Planet Festival. This green event in Phoenix features
vegan and vegetarian cooking demonstrations, eco-friendly businesses and
products, live music and activities for all ages. There will also be
yoga, Pilates and fitness workshops. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/GreenFestivalPlanet.
- Nov. 7. 13th Annual Page Lake Powell Hot Air Balloon Regatta. Come
and admire a collection of colorful hot air balloons lift and float over
the Lake Powell area. There will be a street fair during the day and
balloon glow in the evening. For more information, visit http://pagechamber.com.
- Nov. 21- 22. 10th Annual Pooch in the Park. This festival is all
about you and your four-legged companion. With dog adoptions from local
shelters, a dog show with prizes and pet-friendly carnival Pooch Party
in the Park will get your pup’s tail wagging. This festival takes place
in Lake Havasu, Arizona. For more information, visit http://www.golakehavasu.com/events/details/516/9th-annual-pooch-party-in-the-park/.