This desert refuge has sheltered people for over a thousand years. It has been home shrine hideout challenging workplace exciting playground tranquil retreat. Named to the National Register of Historic Places as a National Historic District the 2400-acre Park showcases crystal-filled Colossal Cave and historic La Posta Quemada Ranch a working ranch for over 136 years. Spend an exciting day: take a Cave tour browse in the museums relax in the cool wooded picnic areas take a hike saddle up for a trail ride sluice for gemstones?and explore our two charming Southwestern gift shops. Open daily year-round.; Colossal Cave Mountain Park presents a holiday candlelight tour followed by chili cornbread hot dogs and s'mores under the ramada.
Old Tucson Where the Spirit of the Old West Comes Alive is southern Arizona?s premier venue for Western family fun! This venerated film location features historic tours live stunt shows saloon musicals living history presentations trail rides and more. Great food shopping games and rides for the kids. Allow 3-5 hours. Special events like the Heritage & Harvest Festival Steampunk Festival Wild West Days Cowboy Music & Arts Festival and more throughout the season. Note: Old Tucson operates on a seasonal calendar. From June through September Old Tucson accepts reservations for weddings corporate functions and company picnics. Old Tucson is open on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays from October through December 23 (closed Dec. 24 Christmas Eve and Dec. 25 Christmas Day). Daily operations begin December 26th. For a detailed overview of operational days please visit www.OldTucson.com/visit-ots. Nightfall Old Tucson?s annual month-long Halloween event is open September 26 thru October 31 on Thurs. and Sun. from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. and on Fri. and Sat. from 6 p.m.-12 a.m. Please note that Southern Arizona Attractions Passport is not valid for Nightfall.; Old Tucson presents a celebration of southern Arizona heritage and culture with performances by local mariachi and folklorico groups and living history presentations and exhibits...more; Does your average Halloween haunted house leave you wanting? Come to the one and only real haunted town ... Nightfall! Bury yourself in a totally terrifying town with outrageous liv...more; Shoot Out at the Chaparral an Old Tucson Signature Event takes Tucson by storm Saturday and Sunday February 21 and 22. Gunfighters and Western Characters from all over the ...more; Enjoy the Western Movie Fest with tours of Old Tucson Studios Wild West Days Festivites Q & A's with the stars: actor Barry Corbin stuntman Dean Smith screenwriter/producer ...more
Come out to the vineyard and sample our exceptional, hand-crafted wines. Slow down and take in the scenery of this broad valley and its sky islands. Go for a stroll in the vineyard. Bring along a tasty picnic to enjoy with a bottle of Zarpara wine on the outdoor terrace.
Featuring natural-history collections from around the world hands-on exhibits Wildlife Theater showing films hourly and Oasis Gift Shop. Group tours and discounts available.; Experience over 400 species of birds mammals and insects up close! $2 off general admission is not valid with any other offer. Limit four tickets per coupon. ... more
Tucked away in the rolling hills of southeastern Arizona Patagonia Lake State Park is an ideal place for watching wildlife fishing hiking picnicking water-skiing and camping. The campground overlooks a 265-acre man-made lake where anglers catch bass bluegill crappie and catfish. Hikers can stroll along the beautiful creek trail and see birds such as the canyon towhee inca dove vermilion ? y-catcher black vulture and several species of hummingbirds. Online camping reservations are available at azstateparks.com.
View the incredible open-pit mine take a look at our huge haul trucks at work and find out how copper is extracted and processed in the mill all at great rates! Free admission to our award-winning exhibit center video theater and picnic area. Our gift shop has been described by customers as one of the best in Arizona's southwestern region. Come visit us! For rates and schedules visit our website or call.
The Presidio San Agustin is Tucson's re-constructed Spanish fort originally built in 1775 which stood through the late 1800's. Today a portion of it stands on the same ground where it was originally built and remains of the original foundation are still present. Visit any time to see Museum exhibits about early Tucson and the many cultures that first came together during the Colonial Period. Docents are also available to provide brief tours of the Territorial era house and courtyard as well as the re-built Presidio. The Presidio also comes to life during Living History days with interpreters in period dress performing daily activities including bread making in the adobe oven blacksmithing soldiering and much more. Check the website for Living History days (second Saturday of the month during winter hours) and for other special events and activities. Winter Hours:October thru April Wed. thru Sun. 10-4. Summer Hours: May thru Sept. Thurs. thru Sun. 10-3.; Join Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild on a historic tour of the Old Pueblo's downtown area. Follow the Turquoise Trail a 2.5-mile paved loop encompassing many historic landmarks. A...more
Public visitation from 9 a.m. to sunset 365 days/year.
Many Mouths One Stomach presents The 24th Annual All Souls Procession Weekend November 1-3 2013. The All Souls Procession is an independently produced non-motorized participant based procession and ceremony to honor the memory of those who have passed. The series of All Souls Procession Weekend events culminates in the Procession and Grand Finale on Sunday November 3 and are preceded by community workshops and citywide art events. This season buzzes in the Old Pueblo. The All Souls Procession is one of the most meaningful and inclusive events in our nation? What started out as an intimate personal expression is now an enormous hyper-creative vehicle for release and integration of grief and loss for thousands of participants. This is not a stand-by-and-watch parade... you are invited to come walk with us. Put it on wheels strap it to your back wear it put lights in it walk or ride it. We invite you to join us.
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