Kartchner Caverns State Park Celebrates Conservation Efforts at Annual Cave Fest!

January 22, 2018

PHOENIX – Explore the science of Kartchner Caverns State Park and its ecosystem during "Cave Fest" on Saturday and Sunday, February 3 and 4, 2018.

During this two-day celebration, there will be fun for the whole family, including live animal and natural resource presentations, a caving obstacle course, and other fun children’s activities. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. Special guests include the National Park Service and U.S. Forest Service.

The cost of the event is the park entrance fee of $7 per vehicle. For more information, visit AZStateParks.com/Kartchner. Guided tours inside the cave are available for an additional fee, but should be reserved in advance at 1-877-MY-PARKS or AZStateParks.com.

WHAT: Kartchner Caverns State Park Cave Fest

WHERE: Kartchner Caverns State Park – located on Highway 90, nine miles south of I-10 near Benson.

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, February 3 and 4, 2018 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

"Managing and conserving Arizona's natural, cultural and recreational resources for the benefit of the people, both in our parks and through our partners."

For information about all 35 Arizona State Parks and Natural Areas, the Trails and Off-Highway Vehicle Program and State Historic Preservation Office call 1-877-MY-PARKS or visit azstateparks.com.


PRESS CONTACT: Michelle Thompson at (602) 542-7151 - Email: pio@azstateparks.gov