Burton Barr Central Library in Phoenix, Arizona

Juan Bautista de Anza Day

Anza Day Celebration- How Far Felipe Pageant – Tubac Presidio State Historic Park 8 a.m. – Noon. Based on the children’s book by Genevieve Gray and after years of no performances, the Montessori de Santa Cruz students are revitalizing and revising the pageant! With Spanish costumes circa1750s, masks and musical performances created especially for Anza Day, the children will reenact the experience of young children and their animal friends participating in the 1775-1776 Juan Bautista de Anza expedition to settle and found San Francisco. Anza Day Celebration at the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park at approximately 11 a..m. 1 Burruel Street, Old Town Tubac. How Far Felipe pageant is sponsored by the Lowe House Project artist in residency program and underwritten by the Tubac Historical Society. For more information view montessoridesantacruz.org, azstateparks.com/tubac/events or call the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park at 520-398-2252.


Oct 21, 2017


Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
1 Burruel St
Tubac, AZ 85646


11 am - 3 pm



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