Kick-off river season in style with Salt River Tubing’s annual launch event. This western-themed shindig offers free cowboy boot koozies and bandanas to the first 500 tubers, live music from 98KUPD, line dancing and lots of giveaways, not to mention a leisurely float down the scenic Lower Salt River.
DETAILS >> 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Salt River Tubing, at the Northwest corner of Bush Highway and Usery Pass Road, Mesa. $17 for tube rental and shuttle bus service; $14 for shuttle service alone. (480) 984-3305 or www.saltrivertubing.com.