EVENTS

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Come make lifelong memories at one of our unique events. 
 
Superior is a place of peace with a sense of security and an air of ambition that inspires and energizes all who visit. Here you will find magical events that celebrate burros, prickly pears, and mining. It would be hard to keep a smile off your face while attending these wonderful events put on by a loving family-oriented community. Start your travel plans now to this special Arizona destination. 
Apache Leap Mining Festival
Apache Leap Mining Festival

Friday, March 10, 2023, 6:00:00 PM UTC

165 Main St, Superior, AZ 85173, USA

March 10, 11, 12th 2023 Superior's Chamber of Commerce will be hostsing the Apache Leap Mining Festival. A fun-filled event that showcases Superior's rich history as a mining town. Join in family friendly activities including parades, carnivals, live entertainment, chihuahua races, and opportunities to learn about the history of Superior and the mining industry. This unique event is much-loved by locals and visitors each year.

520.689.0200

Prickly Pear Festival
Prickly Pear Festival

Saturday, August 20, 2022, 2:00:00 PM UTC

Superior, AZ 85173, USA

Every August in Superior come and take part in the delightful Prickly Pear Festival now run by local nonprofit, Regenerating Sonora. Designed to educate others on the diverse and incredible Edible Desert, sustainability, organics, homeopathic and local artisans. The festival celebrates all the edible wonders of the Sonoran Desert while showcasing the many products and health benefits of the Prickly Pear cactus. Along with the festival activities, many of the local restaurants and retail merchants will have special sales and prickly pear items for sale. Enjoy art, food, music, demos, foraging, cook-offs, and special entertainment.

Second Fridays
Second Fridays

Superior, AZ 85173, USA

Want to have a great time on the 2nd Friday of each month? Join us in Downtown Superior for an evening of fun, food, music in the park and more. Shops in Downtown Superior are open until 8 pm.

520.827.0676

Home and Building
Tour and Antique Show
Home and Building
Tour and Antique Show

Saturday, January 28, 2023, 5:00:00 PM UTC

165 Main St, Superior, AZ 85173, USA

January 28th + 29th 2023, the quaint Town of Superior opens her doors to all who enjoy taking a peek into the homes of this small town making a big comeback. An eclectic Home & Building Tour with many low cost decorating ideas. Great antique show with relaxing music and wine.  Guided hike and legends of the past. Hosted by the Superior Chamber of Commerce.

For more information, please call the
Chamber of Commerce at 520-689-0200.

520.689.0200

St. Francis of Assisi Car Show & Fiesta
St. Francis of Assisi Car Show & Fiesta

490 W Main St Superior, AZ 85173

Custom Car Show & Fiesta takes place every September and is presented by the St. Francis Church of Superior Arizona. Food, fun, and excitement for the whole familia. Live performances, cash prizes for car hop, and best in show awards.

520.238.1353

Superior Arts Festival
Superior Arts Festival

Superior, AZ 85173, USA

The Superior Arts Festival is presented by the Superior Artisans in partnership with the Historic Hotel Magma every April. A festival of the local arts and artists of Superior and those from surrounding towns show and sell their creations. Pick up a map to locate all the artists and enjoy a self-guided mural and movie history tour. Additional activities might include an Art Rock hunt, demonstrations, speakers and a children's art event.

Southwest Heli Rodeo
Southwest Heli Rodeo

Friday, November 11, 2022, 8:00:00 AM UTC

Superior Arizona Municipal Airport

November 11th - 13th 2022
The Southwest Heli Rodeo is an RC Helicopter event that brings together heli pilots from all over... near and far. Pilots of all skill levels come to fly, see friends and make many new ones. We encourage beginners to come and get help with setups, flying, or any questions you might have. For us It's All About the Fun!

Stay tuned as Pro-Pilots are announced

Mike McKee Memorial Car Show
Mike McKee Memorial Car Show

Superior, AZ 85173, USA

Mike McKee Memorial Motor Madness on Main St. Car and Bike show takes place each April. Join in for the car show, music, raffles, silent auction and more. To register your ride go to www.cruisinarizona.com.

602.908.0005

Burro Run
Burro Run

165 Main St, Superior, AZ 85173, USA

The sport, known as BurroCross, is Arizona’s version of the popular sport of Pack Burro Racing that has been enjoyed in Colorado for over 70 years! Runner / burro teams from all over the Southwest will start their cross country trail race down Main Street every October. While the race is in progress Main Street will host vendors, a beer garden, music, and other fun activities for all ages to enjoy while we wait for the teams to return to town to cross the finish line. This event is a spectator event and you won’t want to miss it!!

520.689.0200