Battle of the Bands & Nickel Picnic

Join Graham County at the Fairgrounds as the best local bands battle for the annual title. Hosted by Kat Kountry 94.5, the picnic combines local music with delicious food and local vendors.

Eastern Arizona Old Time Fiddle Contest

The Arizona Old Time Fiddlers Association hosts a fiddle contest annually on the second weekend in February. The group aims to preserve, promote, and perpetuate the art of old time fiddling. All ages are welcome!

Debbie’s Art Supplies

This is the place to go for all your beading, quilting, jewelry-making, and cake-decorating needs. The shop also features handcrafted jewelry made by local artisans, ceramics, and a revolving stock of beautiful antiques.

The Little Art Gallery

This Gallery displays the artwork of participating members of the Art Guild of Eastern Arizona (AGEA). The gallery is free to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 10-4 pm. The “Family Friendly” art covers most media, and most work is for sale!

Safford Spring Festival

This festival is a two-day celebration of local art, music, wine, and history that features live music throughout the day and a concert on certain nights. Wineries offer tastings of their latest vintages, while local vendors serve food.

David M. Player Center for the Arts

This community-supported center is owned and operated by the Safford Unified School District, It is known for its superb quality of sound and hosts a world-class team of architects, designers, and acousticians.