AJ Mounted Rangers provide security at Superstition Mountain Museum event

The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers worked March 8-10 at the Superstition Mountain Museum’s Mata Ortiz – Magic of Mexican Artistry event. The AJ Mounted Rangers worked at the Superstition Mountain Museum helping with parking and providing security and information to the many guests who came to see the artist, Mata Ortiz, according to a release. […]

Bob Boze Bell to discuss crazy Arizona legends March 14 at Superstition Mountain Museum

Humorist, artist, radio personality, historian, editor and musician Bob Boze Bell is all these things wrapped up in one colorful package. On Thursday, March 14, he will discuss the truth behind some “Crazy Arizona Legends” as part of the Superstition Mountain Museum’s free winter lecture series. The presentation will begin at 2 p.m. at the […]

Burro, wild horse programs topic of Feb. 28 lecture at Superstition Mountain Museum

Burros and wild horses will be discussed at the next speaker’s series lecture at the Superstition Mountain Museum. On Thursday, Feb. 28, Randy Helm will speak about the Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse and Burro Adoption Program and his experiences as supervisor of the Wild Horse Inmate Program at the Arizona State Prison. He […]

March weekend highlights Mexican artistry at museum

The Superstition Mountain Museum will present a three-day Mexican artistry event Friday-Sunday, March 8-10. It will take place on the museum grounds, 4087 N. Apache Trail. Admittance and parking are free. A new addition to the annual weekend event is a concert by Domingo DeGrazia and his Spanish guitar band at 5 p.m. Saturday, March […]

Art, legends, desert reptiles make up March museum lectures

The last full month of Legends and Lore of the Superstitions and More begins Thursday, March 7, at the Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail. As a lead in to the Mata Ortiz Mexican Artistry weekend at the museum, Steve Thompson, co-founder of DeSilva Imports and an expert on Mexican art and culture, will […]

Superstition Mountain Museum Mexican Arts event, Mar. 8-10

The Superstition Mountain Museum will present a Mata Ortiz Mexican Artistry event, Mar. 8-10. The event will be held on the museum grounds, 4087 N. Apache Trail. Admittance to the art event and parking are free all three days, according to a press release. The work of Mexican artisans are noted to showcase unique pottery, […]

Free class covers container gardening March 23

Those living on an acre or in an RV will find helpful gardening advice Saturday, March 23, at the Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail. The Superstition Mountain Master Gardeners (University of Arizona, Pinal County) will demonstrate how to select, plant and grow spring plants, herbs, annuals, succulents and cacti “in not-so-boring containers,” according […]

Amethyst mine lecture and trunk sale return to museum Feb. 7

Amethyst, the traditional birthstone for February, will be the center point of a lecture 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, by Kurt Cavano, owner of the Four Peaks Amethyst Mine. Mr. Cavano will relate the history of his mine and tell about his adventures in mining the gemstone at the only amethyst mine in Arizona. Before, […]

Museum features wine at Feb. 2 fundraiser

Tickets are available for the Superstition Mountain Museum’s annual Sampling at the Superstitions fundraiser 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The evening will be an opportunity to enjoy wine samples, food, history, live and silent auction offerings and musical entertainment by Pat Roberts and the Heymakers. Ticket prices are $40 for a single and $70 per […]

Domingo DeGrazia and his band schedule Apache Junction concert

The Magic of Mexican Artistry weekend event, March 8-10, at the Superstition Mountain Museum will include a concert by Domingo DeGrazia and his Spanish Guitar Band. The performance 5 p.m. Saturday, March 9, will mark the band’s fourth appearance at the event in the museum amphitheater, 4087 N. Apache Trail. Tickets are $10. Mr. DeGrazia, […]