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Posted By: Lesley Kontowicz
This quirky coming of age film was adapted from the novel by Mark Poirier and tells the story of Ellis (Graham Phillips) a 15-year-old boy who is leaving his rather non-traditional home in Tucson ...
Posted By: Edie Jarolim
Trying to decide where to bunk in Tucson? Consider this trio of bed & breakfasts. The Royal Elizabeth Bed & Breakfast InnAdobe Rose InnAll allow you to sleep in a beautiful home and enjoy a ...
Posted By: Teya Vitu
There was no way for me to tell it was brimming with calcite, the primary building block for the spectacular cave formations around me. As I have quickly discovered, Kartchner Caverns, about 50 miles ...
Posted By: Edie Jarolim
Aquarius is ascendant in Tucson this summer. No matter what your sign-or budget-the stars predict a great watery getaway, from a discounted stay at a splashy resort to a free front row seat at one of ...
It's the first day of monsoon season, and the sky over Southern Arizona is celebrating in true desert fashion. Magnificent storm clouds collide with the mountains, rain pours down on the windshield ...
I’ve wanted to see this band since I was 15 years old. With a sound as melodic as it is guttural, Bring Me The Horizon has been at the forefront of the metal scene since they made their debut in ...
Posted By: Graeme Hunt
Living so close to Reid Park has some great benefits. This mid-town park contains both the Dell Urich and Randolph public golf courses, a driving range, tennis courts, the El Con Club ...
Posted By: Graeme Hunt
Look, I get it. Tucson is hot in the summer. But I still like to get out and mountain bike as much as possible. There are those who still brave the heat and ride during the day but honestly, I ...
Posted By: Laurie
My husband, Don, and I spent a weekend at Apache Spirit Ranch in Tombstone (about 2.5 miles west on Allen St., which turns into West Monument Rd-left a brochure in your mailbox). We had a truly ...
Posted By: Graeme Hunt
I found something out about myself on Sunday, March 25, 2012: I am not a runner. Let me back up a bit and explain. My good friend Matt, who had enough with his sedentary lifestyle, joined ...






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Get Wet in Tucson 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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Academy of Ballet: Mother Goose

May 29, 2016
Event Location: 260 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-886-1222
Academy of Ballet, Tap and Jazz presents the recital "Mother Goose" featuring dance students of various levels of skill.  All students will have the opportunity to perfo...more

Fourth Annual Memorial Day 3.5 Mile Run/Walk

May 30, 2016
Event Location: 100 Country Club Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716
Phone: 520-820-6447
Taggrun hosts its annual benefit 3.5 mile road race starting on the jogging path along Camino Campestre at Reid Park, heading east towards Randolph Golf Course and will follow the path...more

Kick-Off to Summer at Old Tucson

May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016
Event Location: 201 S. Kinney Rd., Tucson, AZ 85735
Phone: 520-883-0100
Old Tucson and the Arizona Sonora Western Heritage Foundation are kicking off summer with a fun family event.  Enjoy Memorial Weekend at Old Tucson as they showcase ideas for summer...more

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Children's Day Display at Miniature Time Museum

April 26, 2016 - May 29, 2016
Event Location: 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-881-0606
The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures features Children's Day (Tango no Sekku), a Japanese national holiday celebrating the healthy growth and developent of children.  The pu...more

International Society of Scratchboard Artists Exhibition at Desert Museum

April 08, 2016 - May 29, 2016
Event Location: 2021 N. Kinney Rd., Tucson, AZ 85743
Phone: 520-883-3024

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum hosts an international art competition dedicated to presenting scratchboard art as a fine art medium, in the Ironwood Gallery.



Live Theatre Workshop: Rapture, Blister, Burn

May 05, 2016 - June 11, 2016
Event Location: 5317 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-327-4242
Live Theatre Workshop presents "Rapture, Blister, Burn," hailed as a "genius" by Variety.  Playwright Gina Gionfriddo's latest comedy tackles feminism's foibles ...more

Small Things Considered - 24th Small Works Invitational

April 29, 2016 - June 25, 2016
Event Location: 154 E. 6th St., Tucson, AZ 85705
Phone: 520-629-9759
Davis Dominguez Gallery presents a big show of contemporary art in its most traditional forms; fine paintings, drawings and sculptures representing Tucson's great artists and up-and-comi...more

Waterflow: Under the Colorado River

January 16, 2016 - July 03, 2016
Event Location: 140 N. Main Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-624-2333
Tucson Museum of Art presents the new body of work by Arizona photographer Kathleen Velo which expands on her previous explorations of water-its sources and the ramifications of over usa...more