TOMBSTONE, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The 85th Annual Helldorado Day's, a rip roaring celebration of Tombstone's Historic Past will be in full swing this weekend, Friday, Oct. 16 to Sunday, Oct.18. It will be a weekend of continuous entertainment for the entire family.
Attending this year's event will be gunfighting groups from all over the southwest as well as local entertainment from Cochise County. Also, entries for the Miss Helldorado or Mr.Helldorado are now being accepted.
All entertainment will take place on Historic Allen Street, between 4th and 6th Streets and will start at 10 a.m. each day and conclude by 4 p.m.
In addition to all the 'gunsmoke, there will be dancing, and music on Historic Allen Street, as well as the 85th Annual Helldorado Parade on Oct.18.
The Parade kicks off at 11 a.m. and proceeds down Allen Street, to 2nd Street.
Also, a visit to the Helldorado tent is a must, for purchase of Helldorado items and a chance to win a Historic Replica Revolver.
So come out and enjoy Cochise County's as well as Arizona's most popular and longest event and see the Old West come alive in the Town Too Tough to Die.
For any additional information, or Parade Entries check out the Helldorado website or contact PR Director Bronco Bill at (520)266-5266, or Entertainment Director, Pat Kelly at (520)457-8012.