Programs & Events

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park

Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration

July 4, 2017   10 a.m. - Noon

Tubac Presidio State Historic Park will be the site of an assortment of free games for the kids including hula hoops, water balloon and bean bag toss, coin guess, and others. This old-fashioned family celebration is organized by the Tubac Chamber of Commerce with help from our local non-profit organizations.

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Frontier Printing Press Demonstrations

July 15, 2017   10am - 1pm

A knowledgeable volunteer demonstrates the Washington Hand Press used to print Arizona’s first newspaper in 1859 and answers questions about hand press printing, type setting, and other aspects of this marvel of industrial engineering.

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Frontier Printing Press Demonstrations

July 24, 2017   10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

A knowledgeable volunteer demonstrates the Washington Hand Press used to print Arizona’s first newspaper in 1859 and answers questions about hand press printing, type setting, and other aspects of this marvel of industrial engineering.

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Anza Days 2017

October 21, 2017   8:00am - 12:00pm

Tubac Presidio's hallmark event, historic reenactors enter the park on horseback from the Anza Trail to recreate the 1775 expedition of Juan Bautista de Anza to the Pacific.

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Water/Ways Exhibit

October 19, 2018

Arizona Humanities and the Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives and School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University are pleased to announce an exclusive Arizona tour of Water/Ways, a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution.

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