201 South Kinney Rd, Tucson Arizona 85735
520-883-0100 Fax 578-1269
From daring cowboy stunts with fiery explosions to rip-roarin' can-can musicals and comedies, Old Tucson Studios offers some of the best old west entertainment. The studio prides themselves on their mesquite-grilled barbecue and authentic Mexican dishes. Visitors are encouraged to visit the Grand Palace Saloon, and head to Main Street for some turn-of-the-century shopping.
Another attraction of the Old Tucson Studios is the Reno locomotive. The locomotive is stationed at the north end of town. The Reno has more than 100 film and television credits.
The studios feature shows, rides and plenty to do, along with delicious food. Old Tucson Studios film studio and Western theme park serves up an authentic, old fashion 1800s western experience. The studio is home to more than 300 film and television productions.
Other History nearby:
(Tucson) 390th Memorial Museum
(Tucson) Arizona Historical Society
(Tucson) Arizona Historical Society of Tucson
(Tucson) Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
(Tucson) Arizona State Museum
(Tucson) Charles O. Brown House
08/15 Coming to The Tucson area
National Festival of the West Scottsdale AZ March21-24 Nation Festival of the West is the country's largest celebration of the Old West and the American Cowboy.
Arizona Renaissance Festival Apache Junction AZ March30-31 In addition to village street and pathway events, the Festival has twelve stages of ongoing shows performing every half-hour. From the daily opening ceremony to the closing cannon shot, every Festival minute and every Festival acre is filled with mirth, merriment and marketplace exhibitions.
Marana Main Street Festival Marana AZ April6 Located downtown at Marana Main Street and Civic Center Drive, between the Marana Municipal Complex and the Marana Health Center. There will be:
Concert (Saturday night),
Pancake breakfast (Sunday), and
RV boondocking (Friday-Sunday).
10th Annual Polish Festival Phoenix AZ April13-14 Authentic Polish food, beef, raffle, live entertainment, fun activities for kids.
Prickly Pear Festival Superior AZ August24 The historic copper mining town of Superior hosts a new prickly pear festival featuring a morning “how to pick and juice ‘em” class by Jean Groen.