Grand Canyon Star Party

With frequent clear, cloudless skies and remote landscapes with virtually no light pollution, the Grand Canyon is perfect for stargazing. Amateur astronomers from across the country volunteer their expertise and offer free nightly programs and telescope viewing.


Get an impressive night view of Grand Canyon during a SUPER MOON, which happens on July 3, August 1, August 31 and September 29.

Independence Day in Tusayan, AZ

"Tribute to the West" Parade, Live Music, Native American Dancers, Cornhole Tournament, Bike Decorating, Kid's Games, Food, Drinks and two Drone Light Shows.


On the morning of October 14, 2023, a rare annular solar eclipse in which a smaller-than-average new moon moves across, but fails to block completely, the sun to cause a 'ring of fire'. This eclipse will last approximately 5 minutes […]

Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon in Tusayan, AZ

This annual event takes place in the Kaibab National Forest which surrounds the Town of Tusayan in Northern Arizona. Tusayan is located one mile from the South Rim Entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. The Half Marathon and 5K Fun […]