Chocolate...1,000 years and Counting
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
November 25, 20177 10:00am to 1:00pm
Come discover the rich history of chocolate in the Southwest. Taste a cacao bean, learn how the Mayans and pre-Columbian Native Americans prepared their chocolate, and sample the energy drink that fueled the 1774 and 1775 Anza expeditions from Tubac Presidio, Arizona to Alta, California. Included with park admission.
Ongoing Event: Children’s Garden
The children’s garden by the schoolhouse allows children of all ages to play hopscotch, marbles, and jump-rope the old-fashioned way.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration
Join us for an Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration, on Wednesday, July 4, 10 a.m. – Noon. Free hot dogs, nachos, watermelon and lemonade, and an assortment of activities for kids including hula hoops, bean bag and ball toss, coin guess, adobe brick making and face painting. Park admission is FREE during the event!
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.