- Locally Owned:
Desert Gatherings® is a local, family owned and operated business. The company was started in 1987 by founder Douglas Dunn, and is a manufacturer and distributor of products related to the desert and its many beautiful plants. Among our extensive product lines are books, live cactus, seed packets, prickly pear items, candy and chocolate, postcards with original artwork, and other unique specialties of the Southwest. Desert Gatherings® is also a distributor of Ranger Resources®, Cheri’s Desert Harvest®, Arizona Sun®, Hotlix®, Playing Cards Plus, Cerreta Candy Company, Kokopelli Incense™, Arizona Cowboy Foods™, and Cactus World™. With a variety of specialty food products, southwestern souvenirs, corporate gifts, promotionals, and wholesale options, Desert Gatherings® can satisfy the needs of any customer. From novelty cowboy items like the popular Cowboy Rope Trick™ to fresh cut squares of juicy, homemade Prickly Pear Candy, we provide a wide assortment of products that are guaranteed to satisfy all who wish to experience the magnificent flavors of the Southwest! Thank you for visiting Desert Gatherings®. We hope you’ll be in touch!