Tubac metal worker David Voisard created a sign above the gate at the home of Sharon Pierce and Ron Kurpius in Barrio de Tubac as the annual Luminaria Nights approaches. The photo was taken on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, in Tubac, Ariz. Photo by A.E. Araiza/ Arizona Daily Star

Three Southern Arizona towns that many Tucsonans know and love have been named finalists in USA Today's 10 Best Reader's Choice Awards.

Bisbee, Tubac and Ajo are three of 20 finalists for the title of Favorite Small Town in the Southwest, which includes Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and West Texas.

USA Today limited the entries to towns with populations of 10,000 or less, asking local experts to pick their favorites. The 70 entries were pared down by screeners to 20 towns that are "travel-worthy for their beauty, culture, shopping, dining, entertainment and lodging options."

Voting runs through April 24 at 9 a.m. and a person can vote once each day.

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Bisbee, Tubac and Ajo each hold their own charms, so make that difficult decision and vote here.