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Restaurants and Holiday Barbecue Buffet Will be Open to the Public

TUCSON, Ariz. -- June 16, 2016 –The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will host four days of July 4 weekend festivities this year, to be highlighted by the resort’s annual Red, White and Brew Barbecue and fireworks spectacular on July 3. Fireworks and holiday dining offerings will be open to the public as well as resort guests.

Presented from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, the Red, White and Brew Barbecue buffet will feature all-American outdoor menu favorites including grilled mahi, ribs and chicken -- plus burger, nacho and salad bars, flavorful sides, fresh fruits, hand-made milk shakes and a bountiful dessert spread. Priced at $55 USD for adults and $20 USD for children under 12, exclusive of tax/gratuity, the barbecue will also feature music, lawn games and optional entry to the event’s local Craft Beer Garden, priced at $20 USD per adult.

For guests seeking a bird’s eye view of the evening’s pyrotechnics, the resort will also present a July 3 fireworks hike – a guided walk up to a peak from which the fireworks spectacular can be best enjoyed, and priced at $50 USD per person. Guests must arrive by 8:20 p.m. to attend this popular activity.

WHAT: Red, White and Brew Barbecue

WHEN: Sunday, July 3, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
15000 North Secret Springs Drive, Marana, AZ 85658

PRICE: $55 for adults, $20 for children under 12 years of age

RESERVE: 520-572-3401

Added Independence weekend dining festivities will include the CORE Wine Experience presented at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 1 ($20 USD per person), à la carte Sushi and Sake offered Thursday through Saturday from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., indoor/outdoor cocktails and sunset-viewing dinner at Cayton’s Burger Bistro, and day-long poolside dining at Turquesa Pool. Nightly dinner at CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar will feature the restaurant’s tantalizing summer menu, while outdoor options which may also be purchased will include guided sunset and night hikes, s’mores, stargazing and guided birdwatching, as well as the resort’s signature Cactus Discovery, Ridge & Ruin and Ancient Rock Art Hikes.

Additionally, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is offering a special overnight package that extends the summer fun throughout July and August of this year. Priced from $199 USD per night, the Summer of Adventure package features deluxe accommodations and a $50 USD daily resort credit. Summer of Adventure is valid through September 8, 2016.

Reservations for July 4 holiday dining events at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain may be made at 520-572-3401. For resort information and room reservations, call 1-800-241-3333, visit the website at or contact a travel professional. To engage with the property directly, visit, and for social sharing, use  #RCMemories #DoveMountain.