The county seat of Pinal County, Arizona, is Florence. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 152,301, an increase of 35,904 over the 1990 census.
In Pinal visitors can cast a line at the Picacho Peak Reservoir, hike the Superstition Mountains, sky dive at the number one drop in the world, explore the desert trails of Pinal by four-wheel drive, take a helicopter or balloon ride, take a walk at Boyce Thompson Arboretum, or look for Apache tears in Superior.
Pinal County also offers more than seventeen golf courses to choose from. The courses are found throughout the diverse county from the beautiful mountains of Kearny to the hot spot of the nation in Coolidge.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
Additional information is available at these pages:
Other Arizona Counties nearby:
(Globe) Gila County
(Phoenix) Maricopa County
(Florence) Pinal County
12/02 Coming to The Florence 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.