They often can be a physical reminder of a special bond
This is a detail of a nacimiento built by Maria Luisa Teña at the Tucson Museum of Art's Casa Cordova in memory of her mother on Tuesday, November 20, 2001.
The opening of El Nacimiento — elaborate 800-piece Nativity installation at the Tucson Museum of Art’s the historic Casa Cordova — is a fall tradition that you will find only in Tucson.
Terror Trail at Tomb Town Northwest Tucson, 8343 N. Wanda Road. Haunted trail through a grave yard with live actors and a few dead ones, a forest of dead trees, tiki torches, fog machines and creepy music. For ages 12 and up. 5-10 p.m. Oct. 31. $1. 360-5899.
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Check out how creative people can be with the stinking rose during the fifth annual garlic harvest Saturday and Sunday at Triangle T Guest Ranch, 4790 Dragoon Road in Dragoon.
A palm frond is folded into a cross before at St. Augustine Cathedral in downtown Tucson.
A palm frond folded into a cross — a sign that Easter is on the way.
The Sahuarita Children’s Holiday Festival, featuring the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, is planned for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 7) at the Town Hall Municipal Complex.
Andy Scala, owner of "Brian and Andy's Christmas Trees" enjoys a quiet moment during a busy season at his Campbell and Ft. Lowell corner lot.
A corner of the main building at the Tucson, AZ., Botanical Gardens is decorated Monday Nov. 17, 2003 for a demonstration of an exhibit recreating what the home may have looked like in 1945 when the family of Bernice and Rutger Porter lived there.
Jackie Carlson, 6, left, A.J. Ronstadt, 6, center, and McCoy Ronstadt, 4, watch the lighting of the downtown Tucson Christmas tree which was accompanied by the Tucson Girls Chorus at the Main Library Plaza on Friday Nov. 30, 2001.
A firetruck, glowing with Christmas lights, rolls along Pennington St. near Stone Ave., as thousands lined the streets during the annual Holiday Parade in downtown Tucson, Ariz., on Saturday, December 1. 2001.
An automated Santa and a 9 foot electric sign that reads "Tis the Season," line the front yard of a Tucson resident, Friday, December 2, 2005.
The Rockfeller Center Christmas tree and decorations on 1952 at New York. (AP Photo)
First Lady Barbara Bush, center, gestures at the White House while showing off the Christmas decorations, Monday, Dec. 8, 1992, Washington, D.C. Mrs. Bush accused the press corps on Monday of being humorless, making up anonymous sources and falsely depicting her husband as despondent after h…
First lady Rosalynn Carter and daughter Amy hosted a Christmas party, Dec. 21, 1978 in Washington at the White House for diplomatic children from all embassies in the Washington area and "Sesame Street's" Big Bird showed up for the party. Shown from left meeting Big Bird are Amy Carter holdi…