Desert Awareness Committee brings a touch of the desert for lots of family fun. Become a “Desert Explorer” and figure out who eats who in the desert at our predator and prey station. Discover the mysteries behind how plants survive in the desert with no rain and hot temperatures at the scrubby skins station. Earn a special bookmark when you become desert ‘savvy’!
The Cave Creek Museum and Darrell Doepke of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Scottsdale and Arizona, are pleased to welcome the Carefree-Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce to the Museum for the October 12, 2022 Business Mixer and presentation by Town of Cave Creek a "Local Landmark" plaque to the Museum.
*** Due to the popularity of this event, pre-purchase of tickets is required. Tickets may be purchased on the EVENT page. *** SPECIAL 2ND SATURDAY TIME!!!! Museum opens at 8:30 am for event check-in, The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE begins at 10 am! The Cave Creek Museum’s AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE is unique with its display of the complete hard rock ore extraction process, with the mine shaft, tramway, ore carts, crushing and extraction, that are always on display, but operated on 2nd Saturdays.
Have a great time and support the Cave Creek Museum in one fell swoop! We've partnered with Harold's Corral and T2 Entertainment: use the unique link on this page to buy your ticket(s) for concerts and events at Harold's and the Museum will receive a donation for every ticket sold. Thank you Harold's and T2 for your support and thank you to everyone who clicks and buys!
Kiwanis' Family Fun Days is FREE, thanks to the generosity of the Kiwanis Club of Carefree. What happened when families spent Thanksgiving at an Arizona dude ranch? Probably a lot of eating and playing of games and learning some cool tricks from the cowboys! You can try to do all these things when you come visit the Museum and act like a "dude"!
Thanksgiving at Janey's !!! This year will be Janey's 2nd Annual "Turkey Palooza" charity event - a 50/50 fundraiser split between the Cave Creek Museum and the Foothills Food Bank! MARK YOUR CALENDAR for 6:30pm 10:30pm, Wednesday, November 23rd (Thanksgiving Eve) when Janey's will host an 8-artist musical event with the proceeds from the cover charge ($10 cover) going to this fundraiser. AND - It doesn't stop there! In addition, 50% of Janey's Thanksgiving morning coffee/tea sales will also go to the fundraiser! THANK YOU, JULIAN and Janey's!!!
The Cave Creek Museum is excited to welcome Arizonian and writer and blogger Roger Naylor as our December presenter. Author of “Boots & Burgers: An Arizona Handbook for Hungry Hikers”; “Arizona Kicks on Route 66”, and “Death Valley: Hottest Place on Earth”, Roger’s love of our beautiful Grand Canyon State is evident in his prose and photos. With his latest book, "Arizona’s Scenic Roads and Hikes", travel writer Roger Naylor coaxes readers outdoors with an array of wonders.