Travel back to the days of Dillinger's capture in Tucson

Travel back to the days of Dillinger's capture in Tucson

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Take a trip back in time with a simple trip to downtown Tucson during Dillinger Days.

The two-day event commemorates the 1934 Tucson capture of John Dillinger and his gang that garnered national attention.

Family-friendly Dillinger Days events are scheduled for Friday, Jan. 19, and Saturday, Jan. 20.

Saturday's Events

9 a.m. -- Arts and crafts vendors

10 a.m. -- Lecture "A Nine Ring Legal Circus" at Club Congress; DJ Carl Hanni spins prohibition era music at Maynards Beer Garden; Desert Melodies with Emcee Sheldon Petz at Hotel Congress Plaza.

11 a.m. -- Dillinger reenactment

11:45 a.m. -- Dillinger historic walking tour (sign-up at table in front of Maynards); Live entertainment at Maynards.

1:15 p.m. -- Dillinger reenactment

2 p.m. -- Dillinger historic walking tour (sign-up at table in front of Maynards); Live entertainment at Maynards.

2 p.m. -- Prison Band at Maynards

3:30 p.m. -- Dillinger reenactment

4:15 p.m. -- Lecture "The 1930s -- Tucson's Last Quiet Decade" at Club Congress; Carl Hanni at Maynards.

5 p.m. -- Joe Novelli and Gabe Sullivan on the Tap Room patio

6 p.m. -- Retro Game Show

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