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The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
Mr. Tim Anderson
Phone: (520) 572-3100

Labor Day Weekend Celebration to be Open to the Public, Include Entrées from the Smoker, Fresh Grilled Vegetables and French Fry Bar

TUCSON, Ariz. -- August 18, 2015 – The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will salute Labor Day weekend with the ultimate holiday cookout, set for the evening of Sunday September 6 at Cayton’s Burger Bistro. The casual celebration will be available to area residents as well as resort guests and will complement a schedule of resort holiday activities to take place throughout the weekend.

Culinary highlights of the Cowboy Cookout will include beef brisket and pork ribs from Cayton’s famed smoker, as well as grilled asado turkey and salmon, fresh salads and sides, grilled vegetables and a French fry bar complete with traditional and sweet potato fries, onion rings, tater tots and an array of complements and garnishes. All-American desserts are also in store for the evening.
Further holiday dining experiences will be presented at the resort’s CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar, Ignite Lounge & Bar and poolside Turquesa Grill, along with weekend sushi in Ignite and the popular CORE Wine Experience. For overnight guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, Labor Day weekend activities will feature a guided night walk and scorpion hunt, Friday night stargazing, geocaching, kids night out, s’mores, guided hiking, and the nightly Spirit of Adventure Celebration.


(Additional dining options available at the resort)  

WHEN:  Sunday, September 6, 2015, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.    
 WHERE: Cayton’s CB2 Burger Bistro, The Golf Club at Dove Mountain
6501 Boulder Bridge Pass, Marana, AZ 85658
 PRICE: $55 USD for adults, $20 USD for children under 12 years of age, plus tax, beverage and gratuity
 INFORMATION: 520-572-3000
 MENU: Green Salads, Caesar Salad, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, French Fry Bar and Accompaniments, Roasted Seasonal Vegetables, Smoked Beef Brisket, Smoked Pork Ribs, Grilled Adobo Salmon, Grilled Adobo Turkey, Green Beans, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Cayton’s Pull-Apart Rolls, Deep Dish Cheesecake, Tres Leches Jars, Milk Chocolate Pudding, Chocolate Fudge Cake

About Summer at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
Located north of Tucson, Arizona, where summer’s high-desert temperatures can average 10 degrees lower than at many Arizona locations, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain features three swimming pools including one with a 235-foot water slide and splash pad, and a separate spa serenity pool with private cabanas, day beds, outdoor spa experiences and an in-pool tanning island. Added highlights of the 850-acre high-desert playground include The Ritz Kids children’s adventure program offering cultural activities, nature programs and archeological outings; daily family and children’s hikes; biking; nightly s’mores; and desert animal meet-and-greets including feeding of the resort’s beloved Rocky the Desert Tortoise.

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dove Mountain has been ranked #3 in North America by Condé Nast Traveler and offers indoor and outdoor fitness and movement classes, a complete fitness center, a full-service salon, and an award-winning menu of spa treatments and desert-inspired indulgences. Dining experiences are award-winning, with CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar a multi-year recipient of the prestigious Wine Spectator Best Of Award of Excellence. The Forbes Five Star-rated resort’s stunning Tortolita Foothills setting is home to 27 holes of Jack Nicklaus signature golf which adjoin the property, and which have hosted professional golf’s WGC Accenture Match Play Championship.

Room reservations may be made by dialing 1-800-241-3333, through a travel professional or by visiting For dining and spa reservations, contact the resort directly at 520-572-3000.