Programs & Events

Kartchner Caverns State Park

Hike to the Mines in the Kartchner Caverns State Park

March 25, 2017   2pm

Join Ranger Mike Woods for a hike to visit historic mines and mining equipment on the park. On the hike, we’ll see three tungsten mines, a powder magazine building, and the ruins of a small gravity concentrator (stamp) mill.


Basic Survival in the Desert

03/26/2017   2:00 PM

Join Kartchner Caverns volunteer John Kvasnicka as he presents a program on “Basic Survival in the Desert”. John was a wildlife extension specialist with U.S. Fish and Wildlife for 40 years.


Star Party

April 1, 2017   2:00 - 6:00pm

Explore the skies above southern Arizona. There will be solar viewing during the day and astronomy viewing after dark.


Kartchner Concert Series: Jacob Acosta

April 8, 2017   2pm

Artist Jacob Acosta will be putting on a concert at Kartchner Caverns State Park. Acosta has been a national performing artist in Arizona for over 9 years. He has worked with legendary producer, John Vanderslice, been featured on NPR, played dozens of festivals across the U.S., and has released 9 records since 2008.


Bat Day

April 22, 2017

Join us on Earth Day for Kartchner Caverns State Park's annual celebration of its most well known seasonal residents.