Front Row Seat for July 4 Fireworks at Mercado San Agustin

June 22, 2012

Get closer than ever before to the A Mountain fireworks show at the 1st annual 4th of July celebration at Mercado San Agustín, 100 S. Avenida Del Convento.

Shortly before sunset, you can park your car at the Mercado and enjoy a street food extravaganza with the best food trucks in town.

More food is on offer at the Mercado’s eateries, and you can get a cold drink from Agustin Brasserie’s bar.

The event runs from 5 to 10 p.m. with the City’s fireworks starting around 9:15 p.m.

Mercado San Agustin is staging the celebration in partnership with the Tucson Food Truck Coalition and Local First Arizona.

Guests can indulge in culinary creations from 10+ food trucks, surrounding the Mercado, presented by the newly formed Tucson Food Truck Coalition, featuring the cream of the crop of local Food Trucks.

The courtyard will showcase a succulent pig-roast presented by Agustin Brasserie as well as live music and cold drinks.

The open and spacious Mercado paired with its intimate roof top deck offers “front row” seats to the 14th annual, City of Tucson, A-Mountain fireworks display, kicking off around 9pm.

The City of Tucson will be opening up the West Congress vacant lot for free parking for this event.

The Mercado is on West Congress Street west of Interstate 10 and the Santa Cruz River.