Tombstone salutes iconic Buffalo Soldiers

Tombstone salutes iconic Buffalo Soldiers

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Next weekend Tombstone is hosting an event to salute Buffalo Soldiers, who helped to 'tame the wild west.'

The event is sponsored by the Wild West Detachment Marine Corps League and the Merchants of the City of Tombstone.  There will be street entertainment, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 13 and from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, June 14.

The 7th Annual Salute to the Buffalo Soldiers Parade will take place on Saturday at 11 a.m. on Allen Street, starting at Sixth Street and finishing up at Second and Allen Streets.

Those interested in participating in the parade or are looking for additional information please call Bronco Bill at (520) 266-5266 or vial email at

or by calling Steve Goldstein at (520) 678-4570.

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