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The Maverick celebrates 56th anniversary

Posted at 11:35 AM, Oct 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-28 14:35:21-04

The Maverick, one of Tucson's longest living live music venues is celebrating 56 years.

According to a press release, The Maverick has become a well-known Tucson legend that launched country music performers from Tucson to the national stage.

To celebrate 56 years, The Maverick invites Tucson to their anniversary celebration on Sunday starting at 5 p.m. with free admission. The Maverick will be giving away free t-shirts to the first 100 people through the doors.

According to Karen Markovich, The Maverick General Manager, there is a whole country lineup performing Sunday, including Troy Olsen, who will be flying in from Nashville for the celebration.

The walls of The Maverick display contracts and signed guitars for many country music stars who have played there.