Annual Tree Festival and Climbing Championship is This Weekend

The Arizona Community Tree Council (ACTC) is hosting the annual Tree Festival & Climbing Championship on Saturday, March 2, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Reid Park. The day’s activities include a family-friendly festival, exhibit booths, food trucks, tree-climbing, master climbing competitions, awards, and closing ceremonies. Attendance is free.

Some of the best tree climbers in the state will compete for the state championship title. Climbers will be judged on time, technique, and safety in competitions featuring aerial rescue, throw lines, ascent events, and more.