The village of Greer will kick off a summer full of fishing, hiking, and relaxation with the annual Greer Days celebration on June 8 and 9. At an elevation of 8,300 feet in Arizona’s White Mountains, Greer offers plenty of cool weather and beautiful scenery. What folks call that “Little slice of heaven.” Greer Days will feature an old-fashioned parade, music, arts and crafts, delicious foods, an auction, Lucky Duck race, children’s games and much more. Featured events and activities (subject to change) include:
Friday, June 8th, 5 p.m.
The Greer Desperadoes ain’t fooling around as they officially open Greer Days with a Wild West shootout at Molly Butler Lodge.
Old Fashioned Main St. Parade
Saturday, June 9, 10 a.m.
This is a Greer tradition evoking the good ol’ days with horses and riders, Native American dancers, floats, antique cars and more on Main Street in Greer. Arrive early to avoid the closure of Main Street. Enjoy the parade. Apply to be in the parade here.
Parade enrollment coming soon.
Heavenly Vendor Village
Friday and Saturday (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.), June 8 and 9
Exhibitors will offer arts and crafts, food, jewelry, clothes, photographs, paintings, furniture, toys and more along Main Street and in the Greer Community Center. Enjoy the shopping and eats or apply to sell your wares.
Saturday, June 9, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Round up the kids and head to the field near 92 Beans coffee and ice cream shop, 92 Main Street, for family fun.
Lucky Duck Race
Saturday, June 9, 1 p.m.
Everyone loves the annual duck at the Greer Community Center. Children and adults race toy ducks for fun and in pursuit of the big prize. Ducks are run in dozens of heats with prizes for the top winners. 1st Place: $100, 2nd Place: $50, 3rd Place:$25 Ducks are $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00. Buy as many ducks as you want in Greer or buy now!