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What do cinnamon-raisin tamales, a 5K zombie mud run, and the world's biggest non-motorized parade have in common? They're all part of the Tucson events scene, where being a little different is never a bad thing. Find your special event with our calendar below. Featured events are highlighted, and you can add any event to your personal Trip Planner. Also, just like anywhere, events sometimes have last minute changes. If you're making a special trip out, be sure to call ahead.


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'Road to Dubai' Sporting Clays Tournament

November 22, 2014 - January 04, 2015
Event Location: 7800 W. Old Ajo Highway, Tucson, Arizona 85735
Phone: 520-883-6426

The Tucson Trap and Skeet Club is hosting a series of tournaments, every Saturday-Sunday, from November 29 to the finale on January 4, which will give shooters from all around the c...more

Bisbee Festival Of Lights

November 29, 2014
Event Location: 5 Copper Queen Plaza, Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone: 620-432-2900
Bisbee's holiday season officially begins with the Festival of Lights ceremony and "Small Town Holiday" celebration throughout historic Bisbee. There will be free horse and wag...more

MOCAshop Sale

November 29, 2014
Event Location: 265 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-624-5019

Tucson's Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) celebrates Local First Arizona's Buy Local month with FREE admission to MOCA, a special MOCAshop sale and Calavera Coffee cart on the plaz...more

Old Tucson Old Time Holidays

November 28, 2014 - January 01, 2015
Event Location: 201 S. Kinney Rd., Tucson, AZ 85735
Phone: 520-883-0100

Western Heritage Foundation and Casino Del Sol Resort present a holiday-themed event "Old Time Holidays" as a  benefit for the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona...more

Thanksgiving Cross-country Classic

November 27, 2014
Event Location: Reid Park, Ramada 10, Country Club & North 22nd Street, Tucson, AZ 85716
Phone: 520-326-9383
Work up an unforgettable Thanksgiving appetite with a European-style 5K around Reid Park. Or enjoy this fun opportunity to cheer friends and family as they hurdle hay bales and water jum...more

TKMA Fundraising with The Wayback Machine: Dance of Thanks 2014

November 29, 2014
Event Location: 3306 N 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
Phone: 520-690-0991

Come on down and celebrate over 30 years of community broadcasting with tunes from some of the hardest working bands in Tucson, featuring a cavalcade of special guests including Ste...more

TSO SuperPops! Series: Disney FANTASIA Live

November 29, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Event Location: 260 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-882-8585 (TSO Box Office)
Tucson Symphony Orchestra presents a Thanksgiving weekend perfect for the entire family. The orchestra accompanies scenes shown in high definition on the big screen from Walt Disney's or...more

Tucson Desert Art Museum: Michael Holcomb – GEOlogic

November 01, 2014 - March 23, 2015
Event Location: 7000 E. Tanque Verde Rd., Ste 11, Tucson, AZ 85715
Recurring daily -->
The Tucson Desert Art Museum hosts an exhibit featuring the work of Michael Holcomb whose images interpret the canyons, mesas, caves, cliffs, the effects of weathering and erosion, the v...more

Ongoing Events

Arizona Icecat Hockey

November 14, 2014 - February 21, 2015
Event Location: 260 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 1-800-745-3000
The University of Arizona "Icecats" Men's Ice Hockey team plays 20 home games at Tucson Convention Center Arena on select Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, October 24, 2014-Fe...more

Arizona Theatre Company: Murder for Two

November 29, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Event Location: 330 S. Scott Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: 520-622-2823
Arizona Theatre Company presents a hilarious 90-minute tour-de-force, 2 performers play 13 roles-not to mention the piano-in a witty and winking homage to old-fashioned murder mysteries,...more

Birds of Tohono Chul Walking Tour

October 04, 2014
Event Location: 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704
Phone: 520-742-6455
Tohono Chul hosts several docent-led and self-guided walking tours of its grounds. The Birds of Tohono Chul begins at 8:30 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday. Details at www.toho...more

Bisbee Historic Home Tour

November 28, 2014 - November 29, 2014
Event Location: 2 Copper Queen Plaza, Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone: Bisbee Visitor Center, (520) 432-3554

The Bisbee Woman's Club presents a docent-led tour through Bisbee's charming restored neighborhoods of Victorian and European-style homes perched on hillsides.  For an added tr...more

Broadway Village Farmers' Market-Fridays

November 28, 2014
Event Location: 2926 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85716
Recurring weekly on Friday -->
Every Friday, Broadway Village, Tucson's charming original shopping center, hosts an indoor/outdoor farmers' market on Fridays with more than 40 local farmers and vendors. Presented by E...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

DeGrazia’s Nuns

June 25, 2014 - November 30, 2014
Event Location: 6300 N. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-299-9191
Nuns at work, prayer, and play are featured in a new collection of work by the late, legendary Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia. Oil paintings, watercolors, drawings, enamels, and ceramics are...more
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