Festivals & Classes

Creativity is Intelligence Having Fun! Our Festivals and Activities span the spectrum from film to music to art

Exercise your creativity and participate in our arts activities yourself, or see the work produced by your talented Willcox neighbors.

Explore the Event Calendar for Upcoming Events or View Details of each of our program categories:

Art Exhibits display visual art from local and visiting artists. Willcox Art League, Sulphur Springs Valley Young Birder’s Club, individual local and invited artists display their art, photography, and sculpture.
Click Art Exhibits for upcoming events

Adult Classes provide basic through advanced instruction in a variety of art forms, music, film, traditional crafts and technology-based art. Offerings range from single classes to multi-session. Skill levels range from novice through expert.
Click Adult Classes for the current schedule

Teens Create is a unique program for ages 13-18 to explore their creativity, learn and engage in a wide variety of art forms ranging from performing to visual to film. Teens themselves provide direction to the choice of platform they will schedule and explore.
View Details at Teens Create.

Southern Arizona Independent Film Festival – or SAIFF, is the Theater’s own Film Festival. Showcasing short films at all levels of experience, age groups and genre interests SAIFF offers opportunities to anyone creating visual stories.
View Details at Southern Arizona Independent Film Festival

The Wild Bunch Film Festival This Festival celebrates films in the Western genre in a star-studded, film-packed, entertaining weekend each Fall.
View Details at The Wild Bunch Film Festival

WAMM Summer Festival – Willcox Art, Music and Movies summer festival offers just that on one summer evening in Railroad Park. Enjoy an old-fashioned summer evening capped by a movie under the stars.
View Details at WAMM Summer Festival.

Theater Anniversary Weekend To celebrate the anniversary of the original 1937 Art Deco Theater, the first weekend in February of each year has special entertainment.
View Details at Theater Anniversary Weekend

Youth Classes offer children and youth the opportunity to engage in and learn a variety of arts, music and performing activities. Classes and workshops taught by experienced and knowledgeable instructors cover a variety of topics and age groups, from 2 years to 18.
View Details at Youth Classes

Youth Drama Program is a summer program that not only teaches fundamentals of theater, acting, stagecraft and technical support but also culminates in a public production and performance.
View Details at Youth Drama Program





All Scheduled Festivals and Classes




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String Fling Fridays


First Friday of the month

Beginner and advanced string technique instruction for violin, viola, cello or bass. Beginners at 9:30 am, Advanced at 12:00 pm

Scholarships available - click Music and Art Workshops below

Purchase tickets on our "Square" ON-line store Square

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Youth Art Studio


Second Friday of the month

Students will develop their artistic style through learning best techniques and processes for various art mediums. Rookies 9:30 am, Apprentice 1:00 pm

Scholarships available - click Music and Art Workshops below

Purchase tickets on our "Square" ON-line store Square

ON-line registration is available for this event - click here to register in a new browser window




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Art League of Willcox Art Show and Sale

Oct 21 and 22, 10 am to 5 pm


Art League of Willcox Art Show features fine art and photography by members of the Willcox Art League






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The Wild Bunch Film Festival

October 20-22, 2017


A film festival competition in Arizona solely for the western genre! Filled with great indie films, music and fun that will be legendary!






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CALLING ALL FILMMAKERS!! CALL FOR ENTRIES

Entry Deadline February 5, 2018
2018 Festival April 21, 2018

Student and Indie Categories, Cash Prizes. Films up to 15 minutes in length. Submissions are through FilmFreeway

Detail submission information at FilmFreeway