At our family-friendly urban street fair (on Congress Street between Toole Avenue and Church Avenue) the streets are full of activities, food trucks, vendors and street performers. Check out the chance to win a new Jeep at the Click Automotive Team space (All proceeds from a ticket purchase for the Jeep Giveaway goes to 2nd Saturdays). Look for other chances to participate in give aways at the vendor and sponsor booths.
March 8 schedule:
THE OUTDOOR 94.9 MIXfm STAGE:
The Kids Area
and the Southern AZ. Transportation Museum located at the Historic Train
depot at 414 N. Toole Ave. will partner with Cinema La Placita and 2nd
4:00-5:15pm: Reno Del Mar, Latin Jazz, Americana, Tango,
5:30-6:45pm: Bold as Love, Blues/Rock
7:00-8:00pm: The Modeens, ‘60s Inspired Garage/Rock/Pop
kids' activities, face painting, choo choo rides and a free movie.
is free and the fun begins at 4pm with the movie "Brave" beginning at
6:30pm. (The Museum opens at 10am every Saturday but will run 10am to 8pm
in partnership with 2nd
FOX TUCSON THEATRE
, 17 W. CONGRESS ST., BANFF MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL
2014, tickets start at $15 Friday, March 7, 7pm and Saturday, March 8, 7pm The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a program of The Banff Centre, is the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festivals in the world. Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road. With stops planned in about 390 communities and 35 countries across the globe, this year's tour features a collection of the most inspiring action, environmental, and adventure films from the festival. Traveling to exotic landscapes and remote cultures, and bringing audiences up-close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the 2012/2013 World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the mountain world. The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is brought to Tucson by local outdoor-outfitter, Summit Hut.
318 W. Congress St, TUCSON WEEKLY PRESENTS MARCH RADNESS
6:30pm $15-$20 general admission. Featuring: Sir Mix-a-Lot, Pinback, Yacht, Murs, IAMSU! And more....
311 E. Congress, The Sonoran Dogs
(7pm, FREE on the Plaza) If you're from Tucson and don't enjoy a Sonoran Dog, there's something terribly wrong. These bluegrass veterans understand the significance of our signature bacon-wrapped delight, and because of that, have made it their band name. Join these professionals on our plaza for FREE at this family-friendly Second Saturday performance
2nd Saturdays Downtown on March 8th from 2pm to 10pm.
Sponsors are: CPSA, CenturyLink, Click Automotive Team, Crest Insurance, DesertLeaf Magazine, DTP, Elegant Thought, Hotel Congress, Hotel Tucson Center Inn Suites MIXfmdio, KOLD-TV Channel 13, KXCI 91.3FM Community Radio, MEB Property Management, QuikPrint, ParkWise, The Herbert, The Pioneer Building, The Rialto Block Project, and Scott Stiteler & Rudy Dabdoub and Visit Tucson. For more details, a full schedule and parking maps and directions go to www.2ndsaturdays.com.
DOWNTOWN IS OPEN AND FULLY ACCESSABLE WITH PLENTY OF PARKING
. Congress Street is open to automobile traffic. You can easily visit your favorite restaurant or bar. Come join in the activities and fun. Its' easier to get around downtown than ever.
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