On March 11th the Festival kicks off at 5 pm with a carnival and vendors. Saturday, March 12th and Sunday, March 13th are packed all day with the opening parade beginning at 10 am. on Saturday.
Top notch entertainment throughout the event, hilarious Chihuahua races, panning for “copper”, food and retail vendors, hand made crafts market, art walk, beer garden, Saturday night street dance, historic speakers, lots of “hands on” things to do for all ages.
Grueling mining competition with a $2,000 purse! Watch a Mine Rescue Operation, enjoy a tour of the Resolution Mine property, view an abandoned mine safety exhibit and other mine related activities. Walk the mine history trail. Mining and mine related companies will be here to talk to you about the process and types of copper mining and what that means to the area.
Festival takes place on Main St., Superior. Family oriented and ALL FREE except carnival and vendors.
Check the Chamber of Commerce website for schedules and updates or call 520-689-0200 for more information.