150 Year Anniversary Celebration at the Tanque Verde Ranch
Tanque Verde Ranch is ecstatic to announce that this year is the 150-year milestone in history. It will be a year-long celebration that will reflect on the growth and rising impact Tanque Verde Ranch has and continues to make. The year will be filled with many opportunities and events that will provide guests and visitors alike with an experience filled with nostalgia, past times, and everlasting memories.
150 Year Anniversary Celebration
To kick-off the year-long celebration, Tanque Verde Ranch hosted a ceremony on Wednesday, March 14th from 3-5 PM. Where our famous Prickly Pear Margaritas, hors d’ouevres, a Mariachi band, and a plaque acceptance presentation from the Mayor’s office along with stories from Cote family members took place.
Tanque Verde Ranch’s Rita Cote, past General Manager and currently positioned as the Ranch’s Innkeeper, along with General Manager, Terry Hanley, and 3rd generation Cote family member, Brett Cote, all attended the celebration to accept the plaque and shake hands with the committee. They all shared a few words, memories, and gratitude of the Ranch’s 150 years. Along with Tanque Verde Ranch’s staff and family, a local partner from the Tucson Metro Chamber and the Tucson Hispanic Chamber was present for the final ribbon-cutting.
March is now Tanque Verde Ranch Month!
Terry Hanley (General Manager) and Rita Cote (former General Manager) at the Mayor’s Office witnessing the seal of the proclamation of Tanque Verde Ranch Month in March[/caption]
The Proclamation from the Mayor’s Office
At the celebration, The Mayor’s office and their representatives named the month of March, ‘Tanque Verde Ranch Month.’ With this recognition, the city is encouraged to celebrate the life and history the Tanque Verde Ranch has and continues to make. Thank you, Tucson, for this great stamp on our history, as it will be valued and recognized for years to come!