Trips and Tours

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or

Parada del Sol

February 11, 2017

Price: $79 per person

Since its start in 1953, this parade has grown to be one of the “World’s Largest Horsedrawn Parades” and boasts more than 150 parade entries. Special seating is included for the parade. Afterwards, visit the Trails End Celebration. Enjoy the live music and delicious food and shop among the vendors.

Bisbee Chocolate and Wine

February 11-12, 2017

Price: $275 pp/double, $375 pp/single

Travel from the Valley to Bisbee, a free-spirited place with a thriving arts/music/hospitality scene, amid a remarkably well-preserved historical architectural setting. Enjoy Chocolate Tasting to benefit the Copper Queen Library. Also included is tour of the Queen Mine and wine tasting in Sonoita.

Tubac Arts and Crafts Festival

February 12, 2017

Price: $79 per person

Every February, the Tubac Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor the Tubac Festival of the Arts. The major event of the year for Tubac showcases the work of hundreds of visiting artists.

Tucson Rodeo VIP Access

February 18-19, 2017

Price: $299 pp/double, $350 pp/single

Chicks and Chaps is a nonprofit organization that raises money for breast cancer programs, research and patients in local communities while teaching about the sport of rodeo. Enjoy a behind the scenes look at the Tucson Rodeo, including clinics with rodeo professionals, cowgirls and cowboys, behind-the-chutes tour, mimosa brunch and entertainment in the chick pit, reserved rodeo seating, and a tax-deductible donation to breast cancer research.

CA Presidents and Heroes

February 18-21, 2017

Price: $575 pp/double, $775 pp/single

This Presidents Day weekend, travel to Southern California to celebrate the lives of America’s Presidents and Heroes. Tour the Reagan Library, the Nixon Library, and the George Patton Museum. Also meet four-legged American heroes at the Guide Dog of America facility. Learn how the loving partnership between dog and human develops.

Yuma Lettuce Days

February 24-26, 2017

Price: $425 pp/double, $575 pp/single

Yuma, AZ is the world’s sunniest destination as well as the nation’s winter vegetable capital. The annual Lettuce Days “feastival” celebrates the area’s agricultural abundance. Also tour the University of Arizona’s Yuma Agricultural Center (YAC), a working research farm. There will also be time to shop ‘til you drop in Algodones before returning home.

San Diego Deluxe

February 24-27, 2017

Price: $695 pp/double, $875 pp/single

Upgrade your hotel and include an extra day along with the World Famous San Diego Zoo. Your tour will include everything on the Value tour (see above), plus an additional night accommodations and admission to the San Diego Zoo.


February 26, 2017

Price: $79 per person

Travel south of the border to Algodones for shopping, discount prescriptions, glasses, leather goods, art work and other goods and services.

Winter Break – The Next Generation

February 27 – March 1, 2017

Price: $299 pp/double, $350 pp/single

Winter Break in Laughlin is a recreation of Spring Break – except for the 55+ age group. Flirt with Lady Luck, Rock ‘n Roll on the River to the sounds of ABBA Fab and December 63. There will be non-stop entertainment and fun at the Tropicana Laughlin.

Get Your Kicks on Route 66

March 3-7, 2017

Price: $750 pp/double, $995 pp/single

Take a tour back in time on the Arizona Historic Route 66. Known as the Main Street of America OR the Mother Road, Route 66 spaced our country as we know it today. Beginning in Holbrook, travel west to the end of the road in Santa Monica. One night is spent in the historic Wigwam Hotel and enjoy lunch and tour the famous La Posada.

53rd Annual Highland Games

March 4, 2017

Price: $99 per person

You don’t have to be Scottish to attend the Games, all are welcome to participate in this festive event. Visit the Genealogy tent and trace your own family roots. Artists will entertain throughout the day with their traditional and modern Scottish tunes. There is so much to see and do beginning with the Welcome Ceremony (reserved seats included) Includes lunch.

National Parks of the Southwest Value

March 6-9, 2017

Price: $495 pp/double, $625 pp/single

Colorful scenery and spectacular formations abound in Zion and multicolored mesas. Up to 60 colors have been distinguished at Bryce Canyon in the limestone walls and spires. You will also visit the scenic Valley of Fire State Park.

Death Valley

March 6-9, 2017

Price: $450 pp/double, $575 pp/single

The beauty and contrasts of Death Valley are unbelievable. You will see some of the most unique scenery and formations in the world, including spectacular wildflowers, beautiful sand dunes, and colorful mountain ranges. Also you will relive the history of the people traveling across the region enroute to California in search of gold.

Mighty Colorado

March 6-9, 2017

Price: $495 pp/double, $550 pp/single

This soft adventure vacation will feature rafting through the Black Canyon of the Colorado River, a jet boat ride from Laughlin, NV to Lake Havasu AZ on the Colorado River, and guided kayaking.

Rockin’ 9 Mystery Tour

March 9, 2017

Price: $99 per person

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! OUR MYSTERY TOURS ALWAYS SELL OUT! We’ll travel down the road a bit and stop somewhere you wouldn’t want to miss. Then we’ll continue to our lunch stop, which we know you will enjoy.

Tucson Festival of Books and Lunch

March 11, 2017

Price: $99 per person

The Tucson Festival of Books attracts more than 130,000 book-lovers to the University of Arizona Mall and nearby venues for exhibits, author presentations and panels. Lunch is included.

Copper Canyon Mexico

Departs March 12-19, 2017

Price: $1450 pp/double, $1750 pp/single

For those who love the unusual and seek adventure, the Copper Canyon is the answer. The Copper Canyon, the largest canyon in North America at an altitude of 8000 feet is home to the least acculturated Native Americans in North America, the Tarahumara Indians, who are semi-nomadic cliff dwellers. The “Train Ride in the Sky” provides the only access this wilderness and is probably the most dramatic railway journey in the Western Hemisphere as it travels through 86 tunnels and over 37 trestles.

Discover Navajo

March 13-16, 2017

Price: $695 pp/double, $895 pp/single

Ya’ at’ ‘eeh. Hello. And welcome to the Navajo Nation. This cultural kaleidoscope takes you to Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, and Canyon de Chelly National Monument. Experience the culture, traditions, and history of the Navajo.

Princes Cruise California Coastal

March 18-25, 2017

Price: $1175 pp/double (inside) $1425 pp/double (outside) $1625 pp/double (balcony)

Price includes roundtrip transportation from Phoenix to LA. Hug the scenic shores of the sun-kissed California coast, where inviting beaches, fascinating cities and exciting attractions await. Sail along the Pacific Coast and visit ports of Los Angeles, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, San Diego, and Ensenada.

Springtime Magic – Central CA Coast

March 18-22, 2017

Price: $895 pp/double, $1250 pp/single

This almost ethereal experience features the Central California Coast. Explore Channel Island, Arroyo Grande, Solvang, Santa Barbara, Hearst’s Castle, and the quirky Madonna Inn.

Hooray for Hollywood

March 22-25, 2017

Price: $650 pp/double, $875 pp/single

This nostalgic getaway will feature famous and vintage Hollywood Theaters and Cinemas, such the Dolby where the Academy Awards are held, and the Egyptian Theatre. Also included are a Warner Brothers Studio tour & Hollywood History Museum.