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.RSS
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2014 could very well be called "The Year of the Meteor Showers!" Observe these spectacular natural fireworks shows at Kitt Peak National Observatory and, just maybe, get t...more
Native Eyes Film Showcase, a film festival produced annually by Arizona State Museum, offers opportunities for the public to enjoy films by and about Native Americans and indigenous...more
Celebrate the heritage and culture of Scotland, Ireland and Wales with great music, dancing, athletic events, and good food and drink at Rillito Regional Park.
UA Biosphere 2's new Discovery Nights will be open for extended hours Saturday evening. It's a family-friendly night of stargazing and hands-on science activities, and nighttime tou...more
Does your average Halloween haunted house leave you wanting? Come to the one and only real haunted town ... Nightfall! Bury yourself in a totally terrifying town with outrageous liv...more
Bring your cameras to see the Raptor Free Flight demonstration at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. This presentation puts you in the flight path as native birds-of-prey swoop and soar ...more
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The UA School of Dance presents eight non-consecutive performances with classic and new choreography performing Ben Stevenson's "Four Last Songs", featuring a new ballet b...more