Catalina State Park debuts first Saturdays evening concert series

Phoenix, Ariz. – Catalina State Park debuts the first concert series at the park on the first Saturday of the month from Aug. through Oct. 2013. Visitors will enjoy an evening concert amid the beautiful landscapes of Catalina State Park.

The concerts will be held at the main trailhead at Catalina State Park. Guests should bring a chair, food and water while listening to these Arizona artists: Aug. 3, “The Collaborative Juices” will perform at 6 p.m.; Sept. 7, the “Sun City Strummers” will perform at 5:30 p.m.; and Oct. 5, the “Tucson Jazz Institute Blue Note Combo” will perform at 5:30 p.m. The Friends of Catalina State Park will provide free popcorn during the concerts. The concerts could be canceled if severe weather occurs.

Catalina State Park’s regular park entrance fee of $7 per vehicle will be charged for this event. Primitive to full hookup camping sites are available at a fee of $15 to $25 depending on the type of camping site needed. Catalina State Park is located on State Highway 77 (Oracle Rd.) at mile marker 81, just nine miles north of Tucson and six miles north of Ina Rd.

The Friends of Catalina State Park (FOCSP) is a 501(c)(3) organization that is registered in the state of Arizona. Its mission is to solicit funds and mobilize public support for projects and activities at Catalina State Park.

For information about all 27 Arizona State Parks, the trails and off-highway vehicle programs and State Historic Preservation office call 602-542-4174 (outside of the Phoenix metro area call toll-free 800-285-3703), visit the website and online camping reservations at AZStateParks.com, Twitter/Facebook AZStateParks.

Courtney (305 Posts)


Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Tree Workshop presented at Oracle Fire Department

    7 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner Oracle Firewise teamed up with the Arizona Forestry Division to host a Tree Workshop presented by the Arizona Community Tree Council.


    Mammoth man finds mining relics

    7 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner Richard Colvin lives in Mammoth along the San Pedro River. His home and property are part of the old mill site that once belonged to the Mammoth


    San Manuel Airport plans expansion

    7 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner The San Manuel Airport has announced plans to expand the airport and is holding public meetings to share plans and receive public input about the master plan


    Hearing on new fire district is next Wednesday in Florence

    8 hours ago
    by

    By now, many property owners in the area have received an information letter from Pinal County Special Districts explaining that Pinal Rural Fire & Rescue (PRF&R) is in the process of


  • Stories Just For You

    Resolution Copper Mining begins worker trainee program

    February 6th, 2014
    by

    SUPERIOR, Ariz., Jan. 28, 2014 – Resolution Copper Mining is beginning a Worker Trainee Program as part of its commitment […]


    Oracle Schools to consider moving kindergarten to the Mountain Vista Campus

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Dennis Blauser Superintendent, Oracle Schools On Feb. 18 the Oracle School District Governing Board will discuss the idea of […]


    Enjoy a day of outdoor recreation and history at the Third Annual Legends of Superior Trails Eco-Tourism Festival

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    The Legends of Superior Trails invites you to enjoy a day of history, and adventure at the Third Annual Legends […]


    Couple who held daughters captive in Pima County now facing Pinal County charges

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    A couple accused of keeping the wife’s three daughters captive in Pima County are now facing added charges in Pinal […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather