Prickly Pear Festival
The Boyce Thompson Arboretum in Superior will be honoring the unofficial state fruit of Arizona, the prickly pear, this summer. The festival will offer a "How to Pick and Juice 'Em" class and feature vendors of prickly pear items. Local restaurants will make signature dishes featuring the desert fruit. Porter's Café will host a home brewing class where Pete Rendek will teach how to make prickly pear Indian Pale Ale.
Admission: $9 for adults; $4.50 for ages 5 to 12
The Boyce Thompson Arboretum
37615 U.S. Highway 60
Superior, AZ. 85173