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.
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Brian Berggoetz Band
Catalina State Park
Saturday, January 21, 2023 3 p.m.
Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from a fantastic band! Brian has been playing acoustic music in Tucson since 1989. He has opened for touring acts including Reverend Horton Heat, Charlie Sexton and Jerry Giddens. He has also played the 1990 SXSW festival in Austin and nightclubs in Tucson, Phoenix, Austin and Sante Fe. Brian has played with local artists including recording an album with Stefan George. His songs are about love and Armageddon. The music is infectious and danceable. The band has a unique sound with acoustic guitar, sax, bass, drums and a female backup vocalist for two part harmonies. Brian calls it Acoustic Fusion. It has jazz, rock, funk and blues fused together for an original sound. The band is full of top tier musicians, and their new CD is getting great reviews. Come see them live for a high energy show!
Catalina State Park Nature Program
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.
Sunday Guided Bird Walks at Catalina
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.
Dec. 11 | Dec. 25
Sunday Geology Walk at Catalina
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.
Wednesday Guided Bird Walk at Catalina
Both novice and seasoned birders enjoy the variety of birds that visit and live in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Dec. 16 and 30
Learn about the behavior and biology of native raptors and how the ancient art of falconry has shaped modern raptor conservation efforts.
Saturday, December 17, 2022
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: Mother Cody Band
Come on out to Catalina State Park and enjoy a performance from Mother Cody Band, a dance band from Oracle, Arizona!
January 7, 2023
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: The McCain Sisters
Join us for an afternoon of music in the Catalina Mountains!
Saturday, February 4, 2023
Music in the Mountains Concert Series: The Vinyl Grooves
Come on out to Catalina State Park on February 15th and enjoy a performance from the Vinyl Grooves.
Saturday, February 18, 2023
Star Party at Catalina State Park
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!