* City of Tucson Official Birthday - August 20, 5:00 - 8:30
Tucson's Official 244th Birthday Fiesta!
Tuesday, August 20
Free Event! 5:00 - 8:30
Gates open at 4:45. Performances start at 6:00.
Hosted by the Tucson/Pima County Historical Commission,
in partnership with the Presidio Museum.
*** Performances by Los Changitos Feos Mariachis, Danzacultura Folklorico, and Gertie and the T.O. Boys.
*** Free birthday cake sponsored by Long Realty and served by El Presidio Historic Neighborhood neighbors
*** A happy hour with El Charro taco bar and cash bar.
(The first 300 city or county employees to show their ID will receive a free happy hour taco!)
***Cannon firing at 7pm with Mayor Rothschild
***Community tables with activities and information from local organizations including:
The Buffalo Soldiers
The San Xavier Co-op
The Mexican Consulate
The Arizona History Museum
The Tucson Chinese Cultural Center
The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum
The Mormon Battalion
Old Pueblo Archaeology
Ignite Sign Art Museum