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Havasu Falls
The Havasupai tribe in northern Arizona has extended its pandemic-related tourism suspension.
May. 6, 2022
a group of people holding red party cups
Airbnb announced that it will be placing restrictions for some holidays this summer in an effort to reduce parties. For Memorial Day and the Fourth of July, guests will be prohibited from making one-night reservations if they don’t have a history of positive reviews.
May. 5, 2022
Grand Canyon National Park
Every winter, Grand Canyon National Park closes its North Rim lodge and other services for the season. But this year’s reopening is just around the corner.
May. 3, 2022
Super Bowl XLIX statue downtown Phoenix
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee must secure thousands of hotel rooms and raise millions of dollars to host the game on Feb. 12, 2023. As part of its deal with the NFL, the host committee had to convince hotels and resorts to reserve nearly 13,000 rooms for the league.
More Arizona business news
Apr. 29, 2022
Grand Canyon hikers
A Flagstaff man has pleaded guilty to guiding in the backcountry of Grand Canyon National Park without a license.
Apr. 26, 2022
San Carlos, Sonora
Sonora’s first Holy Week without pandemic restrictions brought huge crowds to the state’s famous beaches.
Apr. 18, 2022
Apache Trout
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is stocking less trout in several lakes this season.
Apr. 15, 2022
Grand Canyon
The National Park Service is offering free admission at all national parks Saturday, April 16. While all parks will be free, the Grand Canyon National Park is expecting a higher number of visitors than normal.
Apr. 15, 2022
Sonoran COVID-19 Response
This week will be the first Holy Week with few, if any, pandemic restrictions in place.
Apr. 11, 2022
Jose Sierra
Sonoran officials were in Phoenix on Thursday to promote a real estate summit that they hope can grow into a yearly gathering alternating between the United States and Mexico.
Apr. 7, 2022
American Airlines plane on tarmac
Late Tuesday afternoon, Flight 194 marked American Airlines’ first direct flight from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport to London Heathrow Airport in more than two years.
Apr. 5, 2022
canada flag
Starting April 1, 2022, the Canadian government no longer required fully-vaccinated travelers to be COVID-tested before re-entering the country.
Apr. 5, 2022
Tucson skyline
An Arizona House panel voted to allow for the creation of a Southern Arizona Sports, Tourism and Film Authority, with the aim of expanding tourism in lower Arizona.
Mar. 29, 2022
Sunset Crater
A bill introduced in Congress would expand the area of northern Arizona’s popular Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument.
Mar. 29, 2022
Fronteras Desk logo
Sonoran Gov. Alfonso Durazo says local, state and federal authorities are working together to ensure a safe and enjoyable Holy Week, which falls in mid-April this year.
Mar. 28, 2022
San Carlos, Sonora
Sonoran officials are preparing for large crowds at the state’s beaches and tourist destinations.
Mar. 23, 2022
Goodyear Ballpark
The first pitch of spring training was finally thrown Thursday after almost 100 days of MLB labor negotiations. However, this is the third straight year of either a shortened schedule or reduced stadium capacity, after the COVID-19 pandemic affected both the 2020 and 2021 season.
Mar. 19, 2022
interior of hangar with large jet and people standing around
Plans are underway at Phoenix Deer Valley Airport to add more space for private planes and jets.
Mar. 11, 2022
Santos
In neighboring Sonora, Mexico, officials celebrated the sinking of a ship last week. They hope it will soon be home to marine life — an attraction for tourists.
Mar. 10, 2022
boy looking at big stack of books
For the first time in three years, the Tucson Festival of Books will return to its home at the University of Arizona campus March 12-13.
More Arizona arts, entertainment news
Mar. 3, 2022

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