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Celebrate Oro Valley - Our Legacy, Our Future

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Celebrate Oro Valley - Our Legacy, Our Future

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 9:00am-2:00pm (ended)

Audience: All Ages

Event Days/Times: Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Entry Fee: This is a FREE event

Join us for the Town's second annual Celebrate Oro Valley event! This year's theme will be Our Legacy, Our Future. The event will be a celebration of EVERYTHING Oro Valley, past, present and future. We will have live music, food vendors, kid's activities, horse demos, art vendors and representation from Town organizations and departments. Come celebrate this beautiful town we call home!

Program of Events

9 a.m.                                             Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids (TRAK) patriotic horseback kick off
9:05 – 10:25 a.m.                           Music:  Cowboy at Heart – David Rychener
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.                             Branding activity - brand pieces of wood with either the PZ (Pusch/Zellweger) brand or JMP (John Morgan Proctor) brand
10:25 – 10:45 a.m.                         TRAK equestrian performance
10: 45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.                 Music: Cochise County All Stars
12:15 – 12:30 p.m.                         TRAK equestrian performance
12:30 p.m.                                      Music: Hot Lizards
1:00 p.m.                                        Team Dance, youth dance program from local schools
1:30 p.m.                                        Break the piñatas
1:50 p.m.                                        Sing Happy Birthday to Oro Valley and serve cake

Other Activities:

  • Petting Zoo and pony rides as well as more equestrian performances by TRAK (Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids)
  • As well as Heirloom Farmers Market
  • Historical Society Ranch tours and Legacy-themed presentations
  • Photo & art Shows
  • Commerce Corral
  • Historic, Western and Americana Artisan and Antique Fair
  • Heritage Garden demonstrations with Hands on Archaeology


  • Department, Division, and Community booths with hands on activities
    • Ironwood Ridge High school  - Earth Day  - planting a tree at SPR
    • Oro Valley Aquatic Center - Sun and pool safety
    • Oro Valley Economic development – Public art mural
    • Ask Oro Valley - Ask a question, meet your councilmembers
    • Oro Valley Transit Division – Display of van and pictures (Bus races for kids)
    • Oro Valley Police Department - Police dogs
    • Golder Ranch Fire Department – Fire truck & community outreach
    • Oro Valley Community Center - Basketball
    • Oro Valley Children’s Museum  - 45th Birthday hat creating
    • Oro Valley Cultural Services/Recreation – “Wanted” selfie station
    • Oro Valley Storm Water - Community outreach





10901 N Oracle Road
Oro Valley, AZ 85737