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UPDATE as of September: 

Most of Marana's attractions are open and about half of Tucson-area attractions are open or getting ready to reopen. Please check with individual attractions for more details.

Follow Discover Marana on Facebook for news on reopenings of farmer's markets, events, and Saguaro National Park West full operations.

See the current status of all attractions in Southern Arizona in this ever-changing Google Doc spreadsheet.

What is currently open?  

  • Saguaro National Park West - OPEN. However, plan ahead, if you go for a visit. Bathrooms, drinking fountains, and the Red Hills Visitor Center at SNP West are still closed. Groups are limited to 10 or fewer people.
  • Tucson Premium Outlets at Marana Center - OPEN. For more information visit: https://www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/tucson.
  • Splitting Timber Axe Range at Tucson Premium Outlets - OPEN. For more information visit: Splitting Timber.
  • Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum - OPEN. Tickets are sold online only.
  • Arizona State Parks - Some OPEN. Arizona State Parks and Trails recreation parks, campground, cabins, RV parks, and trails are open for responsible outdoor recreation. Most historic parks are closed. Kartchner Caverns is closed.
  • Town of Marana Parks - OPEN. See Marana Parks & Recreation website for more information. Popular parks for visitors for walking, bird watching, riding, and hiking include Wild Burro Trail (bathrooms and drinking fountains are OPEN), El Rio Preserve (bathrooms), Tortolita Preserve (no bathrooms).  
  • Topgolf Marana - OPEN. For the most current information visit: https://topgolf.com/us/company/covid19/
  • Restaurants - OPEN for take-out, delivery, and dining rooms are allowed to reopen if they meet new criteria and can reopen safely. Hours may be cut back. Call or check websites before making plans.
  • Bars - CLOSED for bars with certain types of liquor licenses. All bars may be allowed to reopen in September, depending upon continuing positive trends.
  • Hotels and Resorts - OPEN. All hotels and resorts in Marana have remained open throughout the stay-at-home order. Swimming pools and spas are allowed to reopen (by the Governor's executive order) as soon as they are able to do so safely, following CDC guidelines. 
  • Marana Visitor Center - OPEN. Stop in to pick up maps and information or ask for recommendations for places to eat. We'd be happy to see you!

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As Saguaro National Park West's and to Southern Arizona's front door, Marana is brimming with adventure, excitement, and fun for the whole family. No matter what you are searching for, you will discover it in Marana.

Got the shopping bug? Our region has one of the most diverse shopping experiences around, with unique boutiques, convenient outlet malls, and everything in between. If something more active suits you, explore Marana’s outdoors for an experience you will not soon forget.

The Tortolita mountain range offers nationally recognized hiking and biking trails, and the awe-inspiring Saguaro National Park West will turn your visit into a life-long memory. Whether you are looking for an outdoor adventure or a cozy time with the family, Marana is your destination. Our outstanding restaurants will keep you happy, with everything from family-friendly fare to 5-star dining.  



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