Spring has arrived in Arizona. Now is the perfect time to head outside and enjoy all that the area has to offer, especially before the heat of summer comes. Here are some of the best spring events near Tucson to add to your calendar.
Agave Heritage Festival
This festival runs from April 23 through May 5 and celebrates everything about the agave plant. It is an adults-only festival and you have to be at least 21 years of age to attend. There will be dinners, exhibits, talks, and tours across several venues including The Carriage House and Maynards Market & Kitchen.
Wilcox Wine Country Spring Festival
The Arizona Wine Growers Association will present the best wine the state has to offer at this annual event. It will run May 18 and 19 at the historical Railroad Park in Wilcox. It has been named one of the top 10 wine festivals in North America.
The Tucson 23: Mexican Food Festival
If your dad loves Mexican food, take him out for Father’s Day to this fantastic festival of food. Head to the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa on June 15. There are a few hotel packages available if you want to turn it into a full weekend event. The festival includes food demos, live music, education classes, and, of course, samples.