The Ak-Chin Masik Tas, or "birthday" celebration, is an event created to celebrate and commemorate the formal recognition of the Ak-Chin Indian Community. It is celebrated with events and activities that both community members and the general public can enjoy; such as Miss/Jr. Miss Ak-Chin Pageants, Parade, Carnival, Rodeo, Live Entertainment, Traditional Entertainment, Food, Arts & Crafts and much more!
The dates for this year's celebration are:
Thursday, November 30th - Monday, December 4th
Thursday, December 7th - Sunday, December 10th
FREE Carnival/Fun Zone
Entertainment for the whole family!
Fun Zone Hours:
Carnival will be held at the Ak-Chin Circle Field - just North of the UltraStar Multi-tainment Center. Located at 16000 N. Maricopa Rd.
Friday, December 8th, 2017
FREE TO ALL AGES
Clay Walker & Parmalee
with special guest Kasey Tyndall
Saturday, December 9th, 2017
FREE TO ALL AGES
Cultural Entertainment and Demonstrations
All entertainment events will be held at the Ak-Chin Circle Field - just North of the UltraStar Multi-tainment Center. Located at 16000 N. Maricopa Rd.
The 2017 Masik Tas Celebration Light Parade will take place on
Sunday, December 3rd, 2017, Starting @ 7 p.m.
This year, we are encouraging Community Families who are interested, to participate in the light parade.
(Farrell Rd will be closing @ 6:45 p.m., from Farrell Rd./Enos St. to Farrell Rd./Carlyle Rd.
Please plan accordingly).
If interested, please fill out the provided Parade application
*ALL Rodeo events will take place in the Ak-Chin Circle Arena, west of Ultrastar Multitainment Center
*All participants MUST sign waivers before participating, protective vest/gear required
For more questions/concerns or for more information, please contact:
Would you like to be a vendor?
Please fill out the provided vendor application and submit form through link or
** All payment must be done in-person.
Cash or Money Order ONLY.
Mail-in funds WILL NOT be accepted.