The Graham County Chamber of Commerce and our Community Partners plan events to increase commerce and tourism in the Gila Valley. Community Events are also an excuse to force different entities and individuals to work together in a unified way.
April 21 – 22, 2023
The Safford Spring Festival is an annual celebration of the wine, art, and history of southeastern Arizona. The event occurs on the fourth weekend of April every year in Downtown Safford Arizona.
September 22 – 23, 2023
The Annual NatureSweet Tomatoes SalsaFest is an opportunity for our World Famous Salsa Trail restaurants to compete for the title of Best Overall, Red, and Green Salsas. The Salsa Challenge gives any amateur chef the opportunity to make salsa and win money. All proceeds go to fund scholarships at Eastern Arizona College through the Safford Lions Club.
November 18, 2023
After a twelve year hiatus, the Miss Graham County pageant is returning to give young women the opportunity for scholarships, work experience, and leadership training. We anticipate to release applications just after spring break in 2023.