Check the Caviglia-Arivaca Library facebook page for details.
Open Every Saturday Year Round.
9 A.M. - til Noon or til Vendors run out
After the Red White and Blue Parade
Join the family fun in the School House Park
Picnic with free hot dogs and the fixings
The grill will be on, you can bring your own lunch if you’d like
Cool off with squirt guns and water fun
Caffe Aribac will be closing for the summer at 2 PM on Sunday June 2nd.
We're taking vacations and doing renovations and hope to see you all in the fall.
Gadsden Coffee will still be roasting.
You can purchase coffee at the Arivaca Mercantile and Tubac Market. You can also order by phone #520-398-3251
HERE THEY COME ARIVACA!
A national RV group will be landing at La Siesta Campground March 25-31st,
bringing fun, friendship and a hankering to have fun around our village!
Wednesday, March 27th may see slow going as 80-plus trailers make their way through town;
Sunday, March 31st as well as the group makes their way home.
Keep an eye on our facebook page for further information and their schedule
of when they will head downtown! Please Share
This Week long Event will be their Largest Group event yet
Attendees are coming from California, New Mexico, Texas and Arizona.
This event will be 80 plus trailers-what a great event.
Presentations by Greg Peterson of Urban Farm and Don Titmus of Bee Oasis
11 AM Food Forest Basics
12 PM Tips and Tricks to Extending Your Season
1 PM So you want to grow a fruit tree
2 PM Community Collaboration Conversation and Ideas
Finger food potluck ongoing during the presentations
Doors open at 10:30 to allow time to get settled and begin promptly at 11.
Hosted by The Regenerating Arivaca Group
some finger foods will be provided by a Collaboration of Arivaca businesses and nonprofits.
Again, this year we are combining the Dual Sport Desert Daze and the Arivaca Outback.
When To Arrive:
There are some folks getting here on Thursday the 21st. Event is from the 22nd to the 25th
What to Bring:
This is actually an "Adventure" rider gathering so you should bring what you normally would when you go "Adventure" riding and camping. Everything else is gravy. If you have some special drink you like or fresh king crab, you should bring that. If you are bringing a trailer, bring it all. What we have is space, some firewood, potable water and food for Saturday night and Sunday morning.
Arivaca Outback information center will be at Andy's house.
La Siesta Campground and RV Park they will handle all your needs.
FOR RESERVATION EMAIL LA SIESTA CAMPGROUNDS email@example.com
See the Local Favorites and Where to Stay tab for local food and lodging
Have a fun and adventures in Arivaca.
SHORT FILM NIGHT (Area Filmmakers) Friday Night 3/1/19 6:30 - 9:00 pm
DOCUMENTARY FILM PROGRAM Saturday 3/2/19 Program begins at 12-Noon
POT LUCK DINNER Saturday 3/2/19 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Please note Saturday is a change from previous years because…….
There is an “After Party” at La Gitana featuring Beverly Seckinger and her band
6th ANNUAL VINTAGE TRAILER SHOW AND SWAP MEET
Vintage Trailers come from all over to be at this show and people come to look at our precious gems. Catered buffet on Sat & Sun $15.00 Per Plate. Enjoy the Day of fun and entertainment with Denny Kuller Old Fashion Country & Western Music Saturday 26th and 27th 10 AM - 3 PM Open to the Public for viewing of Trailers and Swap Meet $5.00 per car.
The whole Schedule for the day- scroll all the way
Relive Historic Arivaca during the 60’s and 70’s
The Arivaca Memories and Music Festival
Get your wristband at the ticket booths next to the Schoolhouse Door
$10 adults $5 children
The Arivaca Vaudeville Show with MC Banjo Bob
Music Line Up:
10:00-11:00 Banjo Bob and the Territorialists
12:00 - 1:00 Gertie Lopez and the T.O. Boys
1:30 - 3:30 Chuck and the Bandwagon
3:30 - 4:00 Local Famous and Fantastic Musicians
On the Tennis Court: Dance to the music and between bands…
11:15 Dog Agility Demonstration
11:30 1st Cake Walk
1:15 Yoga – stretching for all
2nd and 3rd cake walk will be announced
All posted times are Arivaca time, you know, close counts and are subject to change
Inside the Old School House:
Photos of Arivaca during The Hippie Decades… Arivaca happenings at California Gulch and Ruby Photo Booth with backdrop and props-take your own photo for a $5 donation to the FASHT
Zen Corner for meditation
In the Old School House Park:
Local Authors’ Table- Christina Nealson 10:30-12:00, Debby Buchanan 12:30-2:00, Rich Glinski 2:00-3:30
Game proceeds go to FASHT- Bean Bag Toss /Tic Tac Toe/ Toss Ring Toss
Peace Paint Truck Party – Emily and Ari
Adult Games of Chance:
50/50 drawing-proceeds go to the Arivaca Fire Auxiliary
Chicken Drop-proceeds go to FASHT
Vendors In the Park: many of our vendors have Facebook pages where you can see what they offer
Marian’s Market-Arivaca’s Farmers Market vendors
Coffee and Donuts plus jarred goods - Careless Coyote
Ice Cream and Root Beer Floats -Arivaca Fire Department Auxiliary
The Pop-Up Boutique - Selina Kitchens with Boots and Bags
101 Baby Quilts and larger and treats by Janice Arivaca
Original Tie Dye – Ellen Dursema
Arivaca Glass Blown Art – Brian Dursema
Michelle’s Creative Designs – Michelle Huerta
Togetherness 4 Health – The Arnold Family
Aprons and Granite – Debra Thompson
Monica Miksa-King Honey Farms/Prehistoric Collector – Honey, salsa and collectibles
Healthy Living – Regan Wendell, AHC
People Helping People-volunteers of PHP
Crystal Mountain Magic Emporium-Cordelia Finley
Armonia Mosaic Art – Amy Gutmacher
Arivaca Soul-breakfast burritos and treats
NatureKind products-Angela Burton
Glass Happens-Peggy Terlisner
Arivaca Early Learning Center Bake Sale-teachers and volunteers
Pottery Demo-Diana MacDonell
Crafty Treasures with basket making Demo-Cindy Pupo
Vintage Car Parking Area for cars ’79 and older.
Meals Served in the Festival:
From the Old School House kitchen-Chili, Corn Bread and more – by Arivaca Helping Hearts
BK Outlaw BBQ – Smoked Meat Plates, sandwiches and sides
With your wrist band you can come and go through out the day. Arivaca has a lot to see and do.
Around Arivaca Food on the 26th:
Caffe Aribac, home of Gadsden Coffee and Tea Co – 8AM til 2PM Breakfast and Lunch
St. Ferdinand's Catholic Church-Annual Tamale Dinner and raffle
LaGitana-Food and Drink
Virginia's Rancharita-Mexican and American Food
Arivaca Soul Food Restaurant, corner of Universal Ranch and Arivaca Ranch rd. 6 am – 9 pm
Around Arivaca Activities/Businesses: Artist Co-op – Brought to you by local artists
Historical Walk-get your map at the Event information Booth-by FASHT
Casino Rural-Tour the casino, ask about rental for benefits-owned and operated by Arivaca Helping Hearts La Siesta Campground 6th Annual Vintage Trailer Show and Swap Meet starts at 10-free with Festival wrist band
La Gitana-Continue your day of music and dance following the Festival 5PM-9PM Kevin Pakulas & his band
Trail rides- There are many marked trails around Arivaca. Many of them do not require 4 -wheel drive
Benefiting the Friends of the Arivaca Schoolhouse and Historic Townsite (FASHT) Any festival related questions e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or text 460-0303 Thank you
Chili and Corn Bread Lunch with Cole Slaw
Tons of Summer Fun for Everyone
Brought to you by the Arivaca Library
ALL AGES WELCOME FROM 1-99
Film Screening “Undeterred”
Birthday Party for Arivaca Humanitarian Aid Office
Santa will be there to hear what you want for Christmas, so you better be good.. Picture opportunities. Purchase Home made holiday treats to benefit a local non-profit for Arivaca children.
Drop off donated goodies the night before at La Guitana or before 9 on Saturday at The Candy Shack.