Programs & Events

Catalina State Park

Catalina State Park Nature Program

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn about and see many reptiles that live naturally in the Sonoran Desert. Listen to our experts talk about the creatures and their adaptions to survive in the desert.

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Sunday Guided Bird Walks at Catalina

Sundays featuredImg 8 a.m.

Experienced bird guides lead this bird walk. They will help you spot and identify various birds that live and visit the park. Novices, seasoned birders, and every experience level of birder will enjoy this event.

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Sunday Geology Walk at Catalina

Dec. 11 | Dec. 25 9 a.m.

How were the Santa Catalina Mountains formed? What are some of the different rocks in the park? Learn about the geology of the park with experienced geologist, Karen.

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Wednesday Guided Bird Walk at Catalina

Wednesdays featuredImg 8 a.m.

Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.

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Raptor Demonstration

Dec. 16 and 30 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Learn about the behavior and biology of native raptors and how the ancient art of falconry has shaped modern raptor conservation efforts.

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Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Mother Cody Band

Saturday, December 17, 2022 3 p.m.

Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from Mother Cody Band, a dance band from Oracle, Arizona!

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Music in the Mountains Concert Series: The McCain Sisters

January 7, 2023 3 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of music in the Catalina Mountains!

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Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Brian Berggoetz Band

Saturday, January 21, 2023 3 p.m.

Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from a fantastic band! The Brian Berggoetz Band is a high energy band playing some originals and covers like you’ve never heard before!

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Music in the Mountains Concert Series: The Vinyl Grooves

Saturday, February 4, 2023 3 p.m.

Come on out to Catalina State Park on February 15th and enjoy a performance from the Vinyl Grooves.

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Star Party at Catalina State Park

Saturday, February 18, 2023 featuredImg 7-9 p.m.

Imagine what you can see with telescopes provided by the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association at Catalina State Park! Join us for an exciting, educational Star Party!

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