Events at The Highlands Center

From Wander the Wild to Shakespeare in the Pines, The Highlands Center offers special events that combine excellence in the arts with the beauty of Nature. Below you will find some information about our signature events. You may also browse through our calendar for a full list of upcoming events.

Highlands Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9am to 2pm

Join us for our 11th annual Highlands Holiday Bazaar! Local artists will have a variety of handmade nature-themed items for sale in time for the holiday season.

FREE!! Free admission and parking. This includes free entry to The James Family Discovery Gardens, our new wheelchair accessible native plant botanical garden.

We will have over 20 local artisans, bake sale, hot cider and coffee, children’s play area, face painting, and crafts table. Kids will be able to create their own work of art to take home! Free open house of our new botanical garden highlighting the habitats of the Cental Arizona Highlands.

Vendors will donate a portion of their proceeds to benefit children’s educational programs at the Highlands Center.

We look forward to celebrating the holiday season with you and your family! Wander, Explore, Discover!

No registration needed!


Member Holiday Party

Wednesday, December 6, 3:30pm to 6:30pm

Join us for a holiday celebration! Food and drink and fun for the whole family!
Please register by November 27th.

For members only. Go to our membership page to become a member today!


10th Annual Hiking Spree


Free brochures with the list of hikes and colored map packets are available for purchase in the Benson Family Nature Store. The brochures are also available at the Prescott National Forest office on Cortez St and at The Hike Shack,

Hike at least 8 of 12 trails by Tuesday, December 12 to be eligible to purchase a specially designed medallion ($5) that can be mounted to any hiking stick. Return your completed form to the Benson Family Nature Store at the Highlands Center by Tuesday, December 12 to enter a drawing for a $200 gift card to the Hike Shack.


Events Calendar

To view a full list of upcoming events here at The Highlands Center, visit our calendar!

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