Sun Link celebrates its fifth anniversary with free streetcar rides from 8 a.m., Saturday, July 27, until 2 a.m., Sunday, July 28. Spend the day enjoying five of Tucson’s most popular and unique districts: The University of Arizona, Main Gate Square, 4th Avenue, Downtown Tucson, and Mercado San Agustin.
There also will be free events along the streetcar route on Saturday, including a guided tour, a Sun Link party, and family entertainment. The free rides are sponsored by Rio Nuevo.
Since its launch in 2014, there has been more than $1 billion of private and public investment along the streetcar route, with 90 new restaurants, bars and cafes, and retail businesses over the last three years.