When: Sat., Nov. 9, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 2013
An 8.5-mile run, a 3.7-mile run and a family-friendly 1.5-mile run take place at 8 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 9; $40, $15 to $20 Nut Run. Everyone gets a shirt, and all participants in the fun run get ribbons. Visit taggrun.com to register and for more information. The event kicks off the Sahuarita Pecan Festival, which celebrates the culture, cuisine and music of the Santa Cruz River Valley, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; free. Many family-oriented activities are included. Visit sahuaritapecanfestival.com for details.