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Bullion Plaza Cultural Center

  Located in nearby Miami at 150 N. Plaza Circle, the Bullion Plaza Cultural Center and Museum is committed to exhibiting and preserving the history—and human experience—of the Globe-Miami area. Hosting a number of educational programs and featuring publications, collections, and galleries, it’s the perfect destination for a spring outing in Globe. Permanent exhibits include…

May Festivals

  Head to the Gila County Fairgrounds for a massive Cinco de Mayo celebration on Saturday. The family-friendly fiesta includes live music, folklórico dancers, and of course plenty of delectable Mexican dishes. Globe has a rich, thriving Latinx population, and every year this fiesta gets bigger. It’s a time to usher in spring and celebrate…

Plan Your Wedding at Dream Manor Inn

Are you traveling to Globe for a wedding or other special event? Dream Manor Inn is conveniently close to your Globe hotel and offers special packages for spring weddings. The lush gardens of the estate provide the perfect backdrop to a once in a lifetime photo shoot. The on-site event planners will help you create…

San Carlos Apache Cultural Museum

  Just a few miles from your Globe hotel is the San Carlos Apache Cultural Museum at Mile Marker 272, Highway #70 in Peridot. Opened in 1995, the cultural center is in the heart of Apache Nation, which is home to over 15,000 tribal members of various Apache bands. Apaches descended from “the Ancients,” and…

San Carlos Lake

  The San Carlos Lake and Reservoir, which feeds into the Gila River, is located in Peridot, just a short drive from your Globe hotel. It was created by the Coolidge Dam. Today, it features 158 miles of shoreline within the 3,000-square-mile San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation. Under tribal regulations, it is open to the…

Wellness Classes at Gila Community College

Arizona has long been known for being a wellness mecca. In Globe, the local Gila Community College (GCC) offers a variety of no-credit community classes. It’s a great way to meet people, get and stay healthy, and explore a number of wellness classes at an affordable price. Perfect for extended stay guests, there’s no better…

Globe Ranked One of the Top Creative Communities in AZ

The Arizona Commission for the Arts selected the top nine Arizona “creative communities” in 2017 for an inaugural project, and Globe is included in the list. The 12-month collaborative learning program is led by experts in creative engagement. Hosted by the Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts (HIDA) and the Southwest…

Guayo’s on the Trail

The most-reviewed and highest-ranked Mexican restaurant in Globe is well worth a visit. At Guayo’s on the Trail, you’ll be treated to authentic Mexican and Sonoran fusion cuisine with plenty of kick. Famous for their “monster arrow” of neon that’s impossible to miss, it’s easy to find your way to Guayo’s at 2251 N. AZ…

Campgrounds in Globe

It takes a seriously rugged outdoors-person to want to camp in Globe during the winter—that’s why our version of “glamping” is so attractive. After spending a night or two in the great outdoors, you’re welcomed back to a warm, welcoming guestroom with all the comforts of home. Some guests even “camp” during the day to…

Sleeping Beauty Turquoise

The Sleeping Beauty Turquoise mine is home to some of the most stunning turquoise in the world. Located right outside Globe, it’s named after the rock formation which suggests a woman asleep on her back. Although the mine was closed in 2012, it remains a landmark and a popular place to visit if only for…