Wickenburg Gem & Mineral Show

November 25, 2017 – November 26, 2017

Wickenburg Gem & Mineral Show

Wickenburg Gem & Mineral Show
November 25-26, 2017
9am-5pm Sat  10am-4pm Sun
Wrangler Event Center
251 S Tegner St
Wickenburg, AZ 85390
Free Admission
Vendor/show information: Beth Myerson 480-540-2318
Start: November 25, 2017
End: November 26, 2017
Venue: Wranglers Event Center
251 S. Tegner Street, Wickenburg, 85390

December 1, 2017 – December 2, 2017

29th Annual Cowboy Christmas Poetry Gathering

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We invite you to visit our western community for this special heritage event. The Cowboy Reception is on Friday, December 1st and includes beer/wine and appetizers at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum, located at 21 North Frontier Street. Several of our featured cowboy poets & entertainers will be performing to give you a small taste of what will be featured at the Saturday Night show. Limited tickets are available for the reception @$10 per person advance/ $20 at the door.

The featured cowboy poet’s “Belinda Gail”, “Amy Hale Auker”, “Curt Brummett” and “Gail Steiger” will be performing  on Saturday, December 2, 7:00 p.m. at the Wickenburg Community Center, 160 N. Valentine Street. Admission: $15 advance tickets – $25 at the door. Tickets for the Gathering are available from The Chamber – 928-684-5479 Sponsored by: Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce

Start: December 1, 2017 7:00 pm
End: December 2, 2017 9:00 pm

December 8, 2017

22nd Annual Parade of Lights


For 22 years, parade entries covered with colorful lights have made their way through the streets of the historic downtown starting at 6:30.  Santa and Mrs. Claus are the parade grand marshals and meet with children after  the parade at the historic Little Red Schoolhouse.

Start: December 8, 2017 6:30 pm
End: December 8, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue: Christmas Parade of Lights
Cost: free

February 8, 2018 – February 11, 2018

70th ANNUAL GOLD RUSH DAYS-February 8-11, 2018

WESTERN FUN RIDES IN WITH THE 70th ANNUAL GOLD RUSH DAYS-February 8-11, 2018Information: This event celebrates the town’s origins as a ranching & gold mining center in the days before there was a Phoenix.  The heritage event was founded 70 years ago, and today Gold Rush Days draws tens of thousands of visitors, during the     3 ½ days of activities.Gold Rush Days most significant recognition is from the Library of Congress, whereas Gold Rush Days is one of America’s Living Legacies.   The Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce is the proud producer of the celebration each year, along with partners and sponsors. Parking Map

The Arts & Crafts-Carnival and retail booths are at the Wickenburg Community Center, 160 N. Valentine Street.  The Wickenburg Art Club Art Fair is across the street in Stone Park by the Wickenburg Library.

Carnival: Brown’s Amusements Family Fun Carnival opens at 4:00 p.m., in the downtown district on February 8th at 4pm thru February 11th at 6pm.  Tickets available January 1, 2018

Senior Pro Rodeo: The National Senior Pro Rodeo and Open Rough Stock, Admission: $15 adults, $12 seniors, $5 students (13-17), children (5-12) $3 & under 5 are Free. Gates open at Noon.  Tickets available at the Chamber office, at the gate or ORDER TICKETS ONLINE for the rodeo.  Held at the Everett Bowman Rodeo Arena, 335 Constellation Road.

The National Senior Pro Rodeo Association selected the 2013 Gold Rush Days Rodeo as their “Rodeo of the Year”. Gold Rush Parade: The parade, theme “Ropin’ the West“, is on Saturday the 10th at 10:00 a.m., and one of the largest in Arizona with over 100 entries including 1,000 horses within the entry classes, Classic Automobiles, floats, marching bands, and youth groups will also be participating. Named #3 Parade by Arizona Edventures‘ Top Ten Parades to attend in Arizona!!Old Fashion Melodrama: The Desert Stagers present an Old Fashioned Melodrama February 9th-11th with evening performances beginning at 7 p.m. in the historic Saguaro Theater.  Tickets available  at Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce office Opening Ceremonies: The official opening gets underway on Friday, February 10 during the Opening Ceremonies on Frontier Street at 10:00 a.m. with a gunslinger-stuntman Joey Dillon, and gold rush officials kicking off the event.Classic Car Show: Friday is the only day you will be able to see beautiful classic cars on Frontier Street from 9am -3 p.m.Artisan Fair: The main festival area on Valentine Street in the historic district will see 150 exhibitors at the Wickenburg Art Club artisan fair, &  juried art show, family fun carnival, free stage entertainment, gold panning, 150 arts/crafts, and much more from 10:00 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Contact: events@wickenburgchamber.com, 928-684-5479

Wickenburg Gold Rush Days Facebook Page


Start: February 8, 2018
End: February 11, 2018
Venue: Gold Rush Days
Phone: (928)684-5479
160 N. Valentine Street, Wickenburg, AZ, 85390, United States

April 16, 2018 – April 20, 2018

72nd Annual DC Ride April 16-20, 2018

72nd Annual Desert Caballeros Ride –April 16-20, 2018

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. April 16 for Opening Ceremonies

The Greatest Trail Ride in the American West

Witness 170+ mounted riders leave town for a journey of a life time!


Start: April 16, 2018 11:00 am
End: April 20, 2018 12:00 pm
Venue: Desert Caballeros Ride

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