Festival of Lights

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Event Details

Besh-ba-Gowah Archeological Park, a Salado Indian ruin in Globe, Arizona, celebrates the holiday with 1,400 luminarias illuminating the walls of this Salado restoration on the Sunday evening prior to Christmas weekend. Each year a different holiday program is featured. There will be holiday decorations, Native American storytellers and dancers, and Santa Claus for the little ones. Light refreshments are served. Open to the public from 5 pm to 9 pm on the Sunday before Christmas.

Festival of Lights

Address : Besh-ba-Gowah Archeological Park, Jess Hayes Road Globe AZ
Phone : 800-804-5623   (Always call and confirm events.)

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Admission Fee : FREE Admission


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Historic Courthouse

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