Tips on Visiting Marana
First time visiting Marana? Here’s what you need to check out while you’re in town.
Marana has a brand new splash pad for young kids, conveniently located next to ball fields for the older kids. There are also cycling paths for family bike rides along the Santa Cruz River – plus plenty of opportunity to spot wildlife along your ride.
Three major annual events are held in Marana. They are the perfect events for families and people of all ages. They are:
- Fourth of July Spectacular
- Fall Cotton Festival
- Holiday Festival and Christmas Tree Lighting
No matter what you crave, Marana has a restaurant to satisfy your senses. From casual dining to elegant and romantic spots, there’s no lack of places to eat in Marana. Here’s just a few of the top restaurants in Marana for you to check out when you’re in town:
- Cattleman’s Café
- Core Kitchen and Wine Bar
- Home Plate Marana
- La Olla Mexican Café
- Lo Esencial
- Nana’s Kitchen
- R&R Pizza Express
- Sky Rider Coffee Shop
- The Highlands Bar and Grille
- Vero Amore Dove Mountain
If you’re coming to visit Southern Arizona, there’s a good chance you enjoy golf. There are three major golf courses to play in Marana. They are:
- The Golf Club at Dove Mountain
- The Gallery Golf Club
- The Highlands at Dove Mountain
Finally, a visit to any town isn’t complete without checking out some of the parks. As for state parks near Marana, there is Picacho Peak State Park, as well as Oracle & Catalina State Parks. Finally, check out Tubac Presidio for a history lesson and Kartchner Caverns State Park to get a glimpse of some cool caves.
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