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  • Fireworks and soccer at Kino Sports Complex on July 4

    Jun 19, 2014 | Read More News
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    Head to Kino Sports Complex on the Fourth of July for fireworks and catch soccer fever!

    FC Tucson fireworksWatch FC Tucson take on Albuquerque Sol FC and get a glimpse of what makes our local soccer team the top team in the Mountain Division and Premier Development League nationwide.

    The match will kick off at 7:30 p.m. The 4th of July Blast presented by CenturyLink is scheduled to begin roughly 30 minutes after the game concludes.

    "We want this to be the biggest, loudest and most electric crowd we've ever had at an FC Tucson match," the FC Tucson ownership group said in a joint statement. "We expect to set a club record for the highest attendance in our young history and then we want to celebrate the world's greatest sport in a World Cup year with a spectacular display during the match and the afterward."

    The fireworks are just one of two displays happening in the Tucson area. Because of the fireworks, parking in the immediate area of the stadium will be severely limited. Fans are encouraged to arrive early, park on the south side of Kino Sports Complex, and walk over the Ajo Way bridge to get to North Stadium.

    If you can’t wait, you can catch FC Tucson at home against the Ventura County Fusion at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 21.

    Tickets are $10 on the FC Tucson website and $7 at all 22 eegee’s restaurants and drive-throughs. Admission is free for children ages 5 and younger.

    FC Tucson, established in 2010, is committed to bringing the highest caliber of competitive soccer to Tucson and establishing a successful and long-lasting source of pride for city, county, state and country. FC Tucson owns FC Tucson Soccer, Tucson’s top-level soccer team and the FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup, a Major League Soccer preseason tournament. In 2012, FC Tucson was named the PDL Rookie Franchise of the Year. For more information or to purchase tickets to FC Tucson events, visit www.fctucson.com.

    Kino Sports Complex is the largest venue in Pima County for youth, amateur and professional sports, concerts, and community events. The south baseball complex includes the 11,000-seat Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium, seven full-size fields, three clubhouses and parking. The north soccer complex includes the 2,900-seat North Stadium, which is home to the FC Tucson soccer club, a 1,000-seat North Grandstand field, four additional fields, and a clubhouse with parking. To learn more or schedule an event, go to www.kinosportscomplex.com or call 520-546-5466. “Like” Kino Sports Complex on Facebook to keep up with the fun all summer long.