Your Summer Plans Start Here!

Ultimate Guide: Must-Try Summer Adventures in and Around Marana

We’ve gathered ideas for you from A to Z, plus a few extras!

Alfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum

CreditAlfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum/University of Arizona

Birding at El Rio Preserve

PicturedDucks and other waterfowl can be found year round at El Rio Preserve

Cool off with a Cool Drink!

PicturedRitz-Carlton, Dove Mountain

Desert Museum–Cool Summer Nights

CreditSteven Meckler/Desert Museum

Eat Local with Dine and Discover Marana

CreditMarana Chamber of Commerce

Fireworks at the Star Spangled Spectacular in Marana

CreditJD Fitzgerald Photography

Golf and Topgolf!

PicturedA golfer enjoys a sunset game in Marana, Arizona
CreditRitz-Carlton, Dove Mountain

Harkins Theaters at Arizona Pavilions

I Scream, You Scream: Who Doesn’t Love Ice Cream in the Summer?

CreditJeremiah's Italian Ice

Jump in the AC at Elevate Trampoline Park

CreditElevate Trampoline Park

Kon-Ni-Chi-Claw Arcade!

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