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Old West Comes To Life as Gunfighters Gather in Yuma, Arizona

Old West Comes To Life as Gunfighters Gather in Yuma, ArizonaThe Old West will come alive once again Jan. 12 and 13, 2013,as more than a dozen Western re-enactment groups from as far away as Colorado and Oklahoma ride into Yuma, Arizona for the Gathering of the Gunfighters showdown at the Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park.

For spectators, the fun is seeing Western lore unfold in person with lots of shoutin' and shootin' - and no doubt, some prolonged and dramatic "death scenes." And while there weren't regular gun battles at the fearsome Territorial Prison, the setting adds to the atmosphere.
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Discover Southwest's Native American Culture With Native Trails Festivals

Discover Southwest's Native American Culture With Native Trails Festivals Visitors to Scottsdale, Arizona can get a rare glimpse into the Native American nations that span the Southwest during the 11th season of Native Trails, presented by the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation and produced by the Scottsdale Center for the Perfo...
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New Orleans' 2013 New Year’s Eve Celebration Promises To Be Bigger Than Ever

New Orleans' 2013 New Year’s Eve Celebration Promises To Be Bigger Than Ever The French Quarter will be alive with revelers for the 2013 New Orleans New Year's Eve bash, and officials are expecting a crowd nearing the 50,000 mark with parties spread throughout the Vieux Carre.

Local restaurants will serve up Reveillon dinners,...
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Aztec Ruins to Host Evening of Lights Winter Solstice Observance

Aztec Ruins to Host Evening of Lights Winter Solstice Observance The annual Evening of Lights observance, featuring a winter solstice alignment, 2,000 glowing luminarias, and holiday treats, will be held on Dec. 19, 2012, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at Aztec Ruins National Monument in New Mexico.

The winter solstice is the...
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Autry Museum in Los Angeles to Celebrate Las Posadas Tradition on Dec. 16

Autry Museum in Los Angeles to Celebrate Las Posadas Tradition on Dec. 16 The Autry National Center in Los Angeles on Dec. 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. will celebrate the Mexican tradition of Las Posadas in which children portray Mary and Joseph in their journey to seek shelter in Bethlehem prior to the birth of the baby Jesus.

A si...
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