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Get Wet Summer Events


Quench your thirst for summer entertainment with our Get Wet in Tucson calendar. Soak up a season of events and festivals drenched in art, music, dance, theater, movies, science, and nature in Tucson -- a natural oasis from the pretentious and unoriginal. Ready to Get Wet? Click below for your chance to win a free Tucson getaway.



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Genevieve and the LPs + Loran Cox

August 30, 2014
Event Location: 445 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711
Phone: 520-903-1265

Sparks fly when a new voice in the musical community, Genevieve and the LPs perform, blend elements of jazz, blues, soul and R&B, funk, affro-cuban, latin, pop and acoustic musi...more

Labor Day Pet Adoption and Food Truck Roundup!

August 29, 2014 - August 30, 2014
Event Location: 4000 N Silverbell Road, Tucson, AZ 85745
Phone: 520-243-5900

This is an exciting last day of a 36-hour pet adoption party with activities and food trucks at Pima Animal Care center. Help Pima Animal Control meet their adoption goals for June,...more

Ongoing Events

"Going West" Exhibit at Madaras Gallery

August 01, 2014 - August 31, 2014
Event Location: 3001 E. Skyline Dr. (at Campbell), Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-623-4000

Madaras Gallery hosts an exhibit of mini acrylic paintings by one of Diana's favorite teachers, William Hook of Santa Fe and Carmel. Hook captures cowboys, horses, forest studies, w...more

DeGrazia Paints the Signs of the Zodiac

June 03, 2014 - January 28, 2015
Event Location: 6300 N. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-299-9191
Artist Ted DeGrazia created a series of astrological paintings, drawings and essays which were infused with  the artist's regional perspective and imagery from native cultures, at D...more

East Wing – I.U.D: BAKERMAN

May 24, 2014 - October 12, 2014
Event Location: 265 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-624-5019

Tucson's Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) presents visual artists and musicians Lizzi Bougatos, Sadie Laska and Spencer Sweeney.  All three have shown their paintings at vario...more

Ghostblasters at Gaslight Theatre

June 12, 2014 - August 31, 2014
Event Location: 7010 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone: 520-886-9428

Catch the assembled team of misfit scientists, calling themselves "The Ghostblasters" for a spine-tingling and side-splitting musical comedy adventure, at the Gaslight The...more

Live Theatre Workshop: Molly Sweeney

July 24, 2014 - August 30, 2014
Event Location: 5317 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-327-4242
Molly Sweeney, blind since infancy is given a chance to see.  This poetic play explores Molly's fantasies and expectations of how everything will change.  This is a play about ...more

Naomi & Michelle's Excellent Adventure

June 12, 2014 - August 30, 2014
Event Location: 13005 N. Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85739
Phone: 520-512-5145
The Great American Playhouse presents "Naomi and Michelle's Excellent Adventure" where Nola, a humble seed-planter, must protect her clan of Ashers from the Schmucks, a Neander...more

Tucson Jewish History Museum: Skullcaps and Shul Hats

August 06, 2014 - September 14, 2014
Event Location: 564 South Stone Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-670-9073

The Jewish History Museum presents the summer exhibit, Skullcaps and shul Hats, focusing on two family collections of head coverings.