Val Kilmer to revisit Tombstone, Ariz. for Doc Holliday event

Val Kilmer is entrance to Tombstone on Saturday for an eventuality to applaud a life of Doc Holliday, a mythological gunfighter whom a actor famously portrayed in a 1993 film that was set in a Old West town.

Kilmer will attend in several events during Doc Holli-Days, including roving in a horse-drawn stagecoach while portion as grand organise in a parade. He will also accommodate with fans and attend a birthday celebration for Holliday, who was innate on Aug. 14.

Tombstone was once a bustling mining city that became synonymous with a furious west following a shootout during a O.K. Corral involving Holliday and Wyatt Earp. The mines close down years ago, though a city nearby a U.S.-Mexico limit stays a renouned traveller destination.

The city saw a swell in recognition after a strike 1993 film “Tombstone,” starring Kilmer, Kurt Russell and Sam Elliot. The film was filmed during several locations in Arizona, though not in Tombstone.

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Kilmer visited a city during a creation of a film though hasn’t been behind since.

“He can’t wait til he gets here,” pronounced Bruce Nielsen, boss of a internal Lions Club, that is organizing a parade. “He’s excited.”

Gunfight re-enactments are a event’s large draw, though Nielsen pronounced Kilmer will not attend in them.

Many of a Doc Holli-Days events are sole out, generating concerns about throng sizes.

“I am endangered that a city is going to be overwhelmed,” Nielsen said.

Doc Holli-Days is one of several weekend celebrations that Tombstone binds via a year, including Wyatt Earp Days and Helldorado Days.

It was during a 2015 Helldorado when an actor used genuine bullets instead of blanks during a re-enactment of a duel, wounding a member and causing teenager injuries to a bystander.

That stirred a city wrote new regulations for a gunfights after.

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