Downtown Tucson's popular family-friendly event kicks off at 2pm and goes until 8pm on December 14. Merchant windows will be decked out for the holidays, the outdoor KIIM/KHIT stage will showcase a variety of music styles, the Transportation Museum at the Historic Train Depot will partner with Cinema La Placita to bring kids' activities, face painting, choo choo rides and a free movie; the Nutcracker Ballet will be performed by Dancing in the Streets Arizona with music provided by the Civic Orchestra of Tucson, Tucson Girls Chorus Sounds of Winter concert will take place at the Rialto Theatre, and Hotel Congress will host the free Tucson Young Musicians Winter Showcase.
It's easier to get around downtown than ever before. Congress Street is open to automobile traffic. You can easily visit your favorite restaurant or bar. Come join in the activities and fun.
2nd Saturdays Downtown WINTER HOURS are 2pm to 8pm. Sponsors are: Click Automotive Team, DesertLeaf Magazine, Hotel Congress, Hotel Inn Suites City Center, KHIT/KIIM Radio, KOLD-TV Channel 13, KXCI 91.3FM Community Radio, MEB Property Management, QuikPrint, ParkWise, The Pioneer Building, and the Rialto Block Project. For more details, a full schedule and parking maps and directions go to www.2ndsaturdays.com