Events in Bisbee, AZ

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No matter what brings you to town or what time of year you happen to visit, Bisbee, Arizona offers a diverse calendar of events. From seasonal festivals, food and wine expos and sporting events to art walks, parades and celebrations of Bisbee’s mining boomtown heritage, there are countless opportunities for soaking up a little local flavor.

  • Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

    Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

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  • Bisbee Pride

    Join in the fun at Bisbee’s annual gay pride celebration with live shows, special events, pub crawls, craft shows and more.

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  • Bisbee 1000 Craft Beer Festival

    The Bisbee 1000 Craft Beer Festival along with the  Bisbee 1000 The Great Stair Climb  is the area's much-anticipated opportunity to experience a full weekend devoted to fitness and fun. This grand…
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  • Bisbee 1000

    Also known as “The Great Stair Climb,” the country’s only outdoor stair climb spans 4.5 miles and encompasses nine staircases connected by winding roads that take participants through some of the most…
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  • Bisbee Blues Festival

    Get your blues fix with three days of live concerts, workshops, movie screenings, parties and more.

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  • Halloween in Bisbee

    What better place for an artsy, quirky community to come together and celebrate Halloween than a onetime mining town with its very own ghost town? Starting early in the afternoon, Bisbee’s streets are…
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  • Turquoise Hunt

    Each May, the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum lets visitors comb the historic No. 7 Mine for leftover hunks of Bisbee turquoise. Rockhounds, jewelry makers, lapidary buffs and greenhorns alike are…
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  • Copper Queen Halloween Street Dance

    The Copper Queen Hotel’s annual street dance takes place the Saturday before Halloween. With three bars, a DJ, and hundreds of costumed partiers, it has become one of the largest parties in Bisbee. If…
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  • Festival of Lights

    The holiday season in Bisbee officially begins with a vibrant lighting ceremony and celebration in Grassy Park (which is located near the hotel) followed by a visit from Santa.

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  • Copper City Classic Vintage Baseball Tournament

    Watch the Bisbee Black Sox play by 1860 rules in old-time uniforms. Games will be scheduled all day on both days, followed by a live concert featuring acclaimed blues singer James “Mudcat” Grant, a former…
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09
Apr

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

16
Apr

Copper City Classic Vintage Baseball Tournament

Watch the Bisbee Black Sox play by 1860 rules in old-time uniforms. Games will be scheduled all day on both days, followed by a live concert featuring acclaimed blues singer James “Mudcat” Grant, a former Major League Baseball pitcher and All-Star in 1963 and 1965.

17
Apr

Copper City Classic Vintage Baseball Tournament

Watch the Bisbee Black Sox play by 1860 rules in old-time uniforms. Games will be scheduled all day on both days, followed by a live concert featuring acclaimed blues singer James “Mudcat” Grant, a former Major League Baseball pitcher and All-Star in 1963 and 1965.

13
May

Turquoise Hunt

Each May, the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum lets visitors comb the historic No. 7 Mine for leftover hunks of Bisbee turquoise. Rockhounds, jewelry makers, lapidary buffs and greenhorns alike are invited to grab a rock pick, collection bag and hunt for treasure.

14
May

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

14
May

Turquoise Hunt

Each May, the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum lets visitors comb the historic No. 7 Mine for leftover hunks of Bisbee turquoise. Rockhounds, jewelry makers, lapidary buffs and greenhorns alike are invited to grab a rock pick, collection bag and hunt for treasure.

11
Jun

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

19
Jun

Bisbee Pride

Join in the fun at Bisbee’s annual gay pride celebration with live shows, special events, pub crawls, craft shows and more.

09
Jul

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

13
Aug

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

09
Sep

Bisbee Blues Festival

Get your blues fix with three days of live concerts, workshops, movie screenings, parties and more.

10
Sep

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

10
Sep

Bisbee Blues Festival

Get your blues fix with three days of live concerts, workshops, movie screenings, parties and more.

11
Sep

Bisbee Blues Festival

Get your blues fix with three days of live concerts, workshops, movie screenings, parties and more.

08
Oct

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

15
Oct

Bisbee 1000 Craft Beer Festival

The Bisbee 1000 Craft Beer Festival along with the Bisbee 1000 The Great Stair Climb is the area's much-anticipated opportunity to experience a full weekend devoted to fitness and fun. This grand celebration will bring droves of the Best in the West Craft Brewers to Bisbee. Take this opportunity to sample their fine handcrafted beers, meet the Mule that Built Bisbee, and enjoy live music, good food, giveaways and more. Come in search of the holy grail of beer, come to meet new people, come to rehydrate, recover from the race, or come just to have a beer with friends and contemplate why so many crazy people think it’s fun to climb 1000+ stairs year after year. VIP Admission 1:30PM, General Admission 2-6PM

15
Oct

Bisbee 1000

Also known as “The Great Stair Climb,” the country’s only outdoor stair climb spans 4.5 miles and encompasses nine staircases connected by winding roads that take participants through some of the most beautiful sections of Old Bisbee.

22
Oct

Copper Queen Halloween Street Dance

The Copper Queen Hotel’s annual street dance takes place the Saturday before Halloween. With three bars, a DJ, and hundreds of costumed partiers, it has become one of the largest parties in Bisbee. If you're looking to book a room in Bisbee, it’s best to book at least two months in advance.

31
Oct

Halloween in Bisbee

What better place for an artsy, quirky community to come together and celebrate Halloween than a onetime mining town with its very own ghost town? Starting early in the afternoon, Bisbee’s streets are filled with costumed revelers hopping from party to party.

12
Nov

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.

26
Nov

Festival of Lights

The holiday season in Bisbee officially begins with a vibrant lighting ceremony and celebration in Grassy Park (which is located near the hotel) followed by a visit from Santa.

10
Dec

Bisbee after 5 Art Walk

Soak up Bisbee’s creative arts and music scene on the second Saturday of every month with gallery events, live music, dance performances, restaurant specials and more.