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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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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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Earth Month 2015 at Biosphere 2

April 25, 2015
Event Location: 32540 S. Biosphere Rd., Oracle, AZ 85623
Phone: 520-838-6200

Celebrate Earth Month 2015 at Biosphere 2 with four Saturday programs focusing on different facets of our lives on planet Earth, and on the related scientific research at Biosphere ...more

Noche de las Estrellas at Casino Del Sol

April 25, 2015
Event Location: 5655 W. Valencia Rd., Tucson, AZ 85757
Phone: 800-344-9435
Casino del Sol hosts the 24th annual Mariachi and Folklorico Festival presented by Sunnyside High School, at Casino Del Sol's Plaza Garibaldi at 4:00pm, followed by the Concert Extravaga...more

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Drawn to Color: Tucson Colored Pencil Artist's Association

April 20, 2015 - June 07, 2015
Event Location: 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704
Phone: 520-742-6455
The current exhibit at Tohono Chul's Entry Gallery features works by member artists of the Tucson Colored Pencil Artists's Association that exemplifies the techniques and possibilities o...more

Enamel on Copper Paintings of Ted DeGrazia

April 18, 2015 - August 15, 2015
Event Location: 6300 N. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-299-9191
Artist Ted DeGrazia's exhibition features enamel on copper paintings, along with enameled jewelry and sculpture, on display at DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun. more

Fiesta de las Aves: Casa de San Pedro River Walk I & II

April 28, 2015 - May 01, 2015
Event Location: 8933 S. Yell Lane, Hereford, AZ 85615
Phone: 888-432-1388

Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO) presents guided walks for bird and wildlife enthusiasts through desert grasslands and cottonwood trees in the sanctuary of the San Pedro...more

SkyNights at UA Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter

April 19, 2015
Event Location: , Mt. Lemmon, AZ
Phone: 520-626-8122
Every night, explore the night skies from the summit of Mount Lemmon using the Arizona's largest public telescope during a five-hour program. View spectacular sunsets and atmospheric phe...more

The Adventures of Robin Hood at Gaslight Theatre

April 02, 2015 - June 07, 2015
Event Location: 7010 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone: 520-886-9428
Join Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men for a rollicking musical adventure as they rob from the rich and give to the poor in defiance of the black-hearted Sheriff of Nottingham, at Gas...more

Toy Tales-A Western Saga

March 26, 2015 - June 06, 2015
Event Location: 13005 N. Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85739
Phone: 520-512-5145
The Great American Playhouse presents the Wooden Sheriff of Javelina Springs and an interstellar Space Ranger, who work to protect the town, save the mine and defeat a force from beyond ...more