Holidays at the Heard
Wednesday, December 26
to Monday, December 31
A Southwestern tradition,
Holidays at the Heard is a great way to spend time with family and
friends! Holidays at the Heard is a must-see for your family, friends and out-of-town guests, starting Wednesday, December 26 and continuing through Monday, December 31 from
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The museum will also be open during normal hours for exhibits and tours (Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
Cultural performances – 11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m. each day:
Wednesday, December 26 – Yellowhouse Indian
Thursday, December 27 – Yellow Bird Indian
Friday, December 28 – Derrick Suwaima
Saturday, December 29 – Dinehtah Navajo
Sunday, December 30 – Hopi Dance
Monday, December 31 – Native Spirit Dancers,
featuring Brian Hammill
Artist demonstrations – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day:
Wednesday, December 26 – Daisy Simms (Quechan-style
beadwork) & Marilou Schultz (Navajo weaving)
Thursday, December 27 –
(Maricopa-style beadwork) & Kevin Stevens (Maricopa
Friday, December 28 – Christopher Black (Navajo
basket weaving) & Dave Montour (flute making)
Saturday, December 29 – Kelvin Black (Navajo
basket weaving) & Lucille Maho ( Hopi
Sunday, December 30 –– Thomas “Breeze” Marcus
(painted gourd) & Eric Manuelito (moccasin
Monday, December 31 – Bernice Monte (Tohono
O’odham basket weaving) & Norberto Coronado (Yaqui mask
Booksignings – 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day:
26 – Teresa Bitler, Backroads & Byways of Indian Country, at Books & More bookstore.
Saturday, December 29 – Roger Naylor, Arizona Kicks on Route 66, at Books & More bookstore.
Visitors can also enjoy 12 exhibit galleries including HOME: Native People in the Southwest, as well as two exhibits that feature hands-on craft activities and artwork that are perfect for families. Also, browse items in the Shop or have lunch at the Courtyard Cafe during Holidays at the Heard.