The park WiFi will be unavailable until further notice.
Parking is only allowed in designated parking spots. Please observe all rules distributed by rangers when entering the park. Use caution as flooding is possible.
Programs & Events
Catalina State Park
Wednesday Guided Bird Walk at Catalina
Wednesdays 7:30 a.m.
Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Twice monthly, October through March 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.
First and Third Friday of the Month Varies by Date
Witness Catalina State Park’s nocturnal wildlife and stargaze on a one-mile, guided night hike on the Nature Trail. You’ll learn fun facts about the Sonoran Desert’s nocturnal animals like scorpions, coyotes, and bats. When the stars come out, experience a guided constellation tour featuring a variety of cultures and astronomy facts.
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.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: KT Klassics
October 7, 2023 5 p.m.
Join KT Klassics with Catalina State Park's Music in the Mountains Concert Series! KT Klassics plays your favorite classic rock covers.
Sunday Guided Bird Walks at Catalina
Sundays beginning Oct. 8 7:30 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.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Old Arizona Brass Band
November 4, 2023 4 p.m.
A beautiful evening of classical music and elegant compositions.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Shawn Lewis
December 2, 2023 3 p.m.
Wide range of guitar and vocal selections that span many decades.