Programs & Events
Catalina State Park
Friday Guided Bird Walk
Fridays 7:30 a.m.
Join experienced bird guide, Jim, on a bird walk through the park.
37th Annual Solar Potluck
Saturday, April 27, 2019 10:00 a.m. to Sunset
Join Citizens for Solar at our Annual Solar Potluck and experience the flavors of solar-cooked food and learn about solar by viewing solar appliances and exhibitions (ovens, fountains, coolers, lights, electrical systems) and solar arts. The event is co-sponsored by Catalina State Park, Arizona State Parks. The Solar Potluck is an educational, family-friendly event.
Introduction to Geocaching
Sundays 9:00 a.m.
Did you ever wonder about geocaching? It's a high-tech treasure hunt! Join park volunteer Tony for this introduction to geocaching. It includes a hands on demonstration.
Sunday Guided Bird Walks
Sundays 7:00 a.m.
Experienced bird guide Mike leads this bird walk. He 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.
Sunday Guided Hikes: Cabin and Sutherland Trail
Sunday, April 28, 2019 8 a.m.
Join volunteer Gaston for a guided tour of the park's Cabin and Sutherland Trail Loop, a six mile hike.
Wednesday Guided Bird Walks
Wednesdays 6:30 am
Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Nancy Elliott
Saturday, May 4, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Join Catalina State Park on for its popular Music in the Mountains concert series featuring a Southwestern Americana performance by Nancy Elliott!
Some of the Park's Best Short Trails
Sunday, May 5, 2019 7:30 a.m.
Join a volunteer for a guided tour of Catalina State Park's best short trails!
Sunday Guided Hikes: 50 Year Trail
Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:30 a.m.
Join volunteer Gaston for a guided tour of the park's 50 Year Trail, an easy, five-mile hike.
Sunday Guided Hikes: Alamo Canyon Loop
Sunday, May 2, 2019 7:30 a.m.
Join volunteer guide Gaston for a hiking adventure along Alamo Canyon Loop!
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: All Jazzed Up
Saturday, June 1, 2019 6 p.m.
Come on out to Catalina State Park for an evening of jazz and swing ballads! With music nestled in the 30s and 40s, “All Jazzed Up” offers “torch songs” also known as jazz and swing ballads from tin pan alley.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Eric Schaffer and the Other Troublemakers
Saturday, July 6, 2019 6:30 p.m.
Join Catalina State Park on Saturday, July 6th for an acoustic/electric folk-rock concert with country and Americana for good measure!