Make a day of it in Tubac, Arizona at an old fashioned Independence Day celebration on July 4, 2012.  The festivities begin at 10 a.m. at the Presidio State Historic Park, with free games for the kids, free hot dogs and nachos, watermelon, a dunk tank and a “squirt down” by the Tubac Fire Department. Free park admission is offered until noon. Regular park admission fees of $2-$5 apply after noon. 

At 4 p.m. head over to the Tubac Golf Resort & Spa for the annual Independence Day Extravaganza w/ Fireworks.  Fun family activities include face painting, entertainment and, of course, the main attraction are the fireworks that begin at 8:45 p.m. 

Admission is free and parking is $7 per car.  Or you can buy a VIP ticket for $48 that includes dinner, cash bar, VIP parking and front row seats at the fireworks.  Call 520-398-2211 to make your VIP reservations.