Thursday, July 3, 2008

Fourth of July Events

Posted By on Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 11:39 AM

Here are a few holiday events that were received too late for inclusion in our Juy 3 print issue.

45th Annual Camden/Palo Verde 4th of July Parade

Corner of 1500 block of North Palo Verde Boulevard and Camden Street

8:30 a.m. parade registration; 9 a.m. parade begins

Since the early 1960s, Tucsonans have enjoyed this non-mechanized parade. Prizes and a pinata party follow. Free. Call 881-5018 for info.

July 4th Explosion

Executive Inn and Suites

333 West Drachman

Noon to 2 a.m.

Event includes live music from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. with Still Crusin, a barbecue ($7.99 adults and $4.99 for children 13 and younger), drink specials and fireworks at 9 p.m. Lounge and pool will be open. Room specials will be offered. Call 393-3000 for info.

Let Freedom Sing

Tucson Convention Center Music Hall

260 S. Church Ave.

Doors open at 3:15 p.m.; concert starts at 4 p.m.

This USO-type show includes patriotic music from the Arts Express orchestra and chorus, appearances by invited congressional reps and city/county political leaders, and a salute to the 355th Fighter Wing and officer Erik Hite. Tickets are $12, free for children 10 and younger. Discounts offered for seniors, active military and students. Call 319-0400 or visit www.arts-express.org for tickets and info.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Previously in the Range

More by Irene Messina

Today | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon
Meditation and Buddhist study

Meditation and Buddhist study @ Sky Island Zen

Tuesdays, Saturdays

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

James G. Davis (1931-2016): Down at the Tower Bar, A Retrospective

Celebrating the career of Tucson artist James G. Davis with a selection of paintings and prints made… More

@ Etherton Gallery Sat., Sept. 9, 7-10 p.m. and Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 11 135 S. Sixth Ave.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. Why Teachers Are Leaving (And New Teachers Aren't Replacing Them) (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Quick Bites: Events (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Wyatt Earp Needs a Home (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Sangria Needs a Home (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. The Weekly List: 21 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 Days (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation