Bisbee events worth spending the night for.
Bisbee is known for our unique and quirky events. Although, many events are postponed for now - keep checking back for when life starts to resume more to normal. Plan further ahead by visiting our Annual Events Page to see what's coming up during the year!
Pit Fire Pottery Festival
Bring the whole family!
The public is invited to the annual Cochise College Pit Fire Festival- produced by the Douglas campus Art Department. Discover a myriad of ceramics, sounds, tastes, and visual and performing artists starting at 5:00 p.m. on the Douglas Campus. The Pit Fire lighting will be around 7:00 p.m.
**Bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Cochise Cupboard and receive a raffle ticket for prizes.
Entertainment: Chris Kane Trio, Juniper Djinn, Hypnotist Derek Ostovani
Please be aware, many vendors accept only cash and there aren’t any ATMs on site.
The Pit Fire Festival may not proceed in its entirety or the Fire Lighting may be delayed in extremely windy weather if it is unsafe to do so.
Bisbee Plein Air Festival
The Bisbee Plein Air Festival returns October 6 through the 10! Join other artists in painting Old Bisbee’s historic architecture, sprawling staircases, vintage streets, industrial mining remnants, and colorful homes set amidst the scenic Mule Mountains to compete for $800 in prizes. You also have the opportunity to sell your Festival pieces to the public at the Wet Paint Exhibition and Sale. Start painting any day you wish with the festival dates, there are no requirements for start day.
Rolling of the B.R.A.T.S.
The Bisbee Rolling Art Transportation Society is back for another ROLLING OF THE BRATS... plus the BRATS on da Flats party on Subway Street! Get your rolling art ready or your life-sized stationary sculptures ready for display on Subway Street and STAY TUNED for more details!
If you want to roll with us just email email@example.com for more information! If you'd like to create a non-rolling artwork for display, email firstname.lastname@example.org for details!
Los Lobos Live in Bisbee
For the first time ever Los Lobos, the multi-Grammy awarded Mexican-American group that sprung its roots on the music scene in 1973, will be coming to the historic Warren Ballpark in Bisbee, Arizona on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021. Tickets are $30 on sale now!
All ages welcome / tickets same price for everyone
Bisbee After 5 Art Walk
Bisbee After 5 is a monthly art walk event that occurs on the Second Saturday of each month in Old Bisbee, AZ. Numerous galleries, shops, and restaurants stay open late, until 8:00 pm. Artists' receptions, live entertainment, special promotions, and a free raffle are some of the many things we offer!
6th Annual Bisbee Mariachi Festival
Come and listen to a great lineup of multi-talented Mariachi Groups and beautiful Folklorico dancers from throughout the Southwest perform at the 6th Annual Bisbee Mariachi Festival. Proceeds will benefit the Bisbee Coalition for the Homeless.
Ticket prices remain at $10 per adult and children under 10 are free.
We soon will post the line-up of our performers so please check back often for more details. We will also let you know about food and refreshments that will be offered.
Night of the Creeps
Come hang out with your friends at The Quarry on Night of the Creeps! Rad music spun on vinyl with a dance party to follow. Special themed drink menu and as always, The Quarry provides the most excellent selection of craft beer. Costumes and the blackest of black clothes encouraged. 🖤🪦 See you soon!!!
Bisbee 1000 the Great Stairclimb
Bisbee 1000 the Great Stairclimb is the most unique fitness challenge in the USA. From marathoners or 5k fanatics to fun family walks, the BISBEE 1000 has something for everyone. “Up the stairs and Down the roadways…” experiencing the hills, gardens, architecture, art, and ambiance of this European style village. Always the third weekend in October. Register @ www.bisbee1000.org
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