Want to win a two night stay at The Downtown Clifton, Tucson's newest (and possibly coolest) place to stay? It's easy, just tag a photo from this week's monsoons with #getwetintucson on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. We'll select the lucky person on Monday. Plus, you'll be entered to win our end-of-summer grand prize: two nights at either JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa or Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort!
"Tucson's Mini Cities" – a new exhibit featuring historical images of Tucson’s barrios, districts, and neighborhoods will open with a free gallery talk at Arizona Historical Society-Arizona History Museum on the UA campus, August 1, from 1 pm to 2:30pm.
On August 1st, Cool Summer Nights at The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum presents the Full Moon Festival! Experience “black light” poetry, participate in hands-on art activities or a free photography workshop. Enjoy live musical performances in three unique venues, including one especially for children! - http://bit.ly/1Jer1aG
(Photo courtesy of Ray Cleveland Photography)
It actually did #getwetintucson yesterday at The Downtown Clifton! Share this video (or any evidence of yesterday's rain) with the tag #getwetintucson for your chance to win a two night stay at Tucson's newest place to stay downtown. Plus, you'll be entered to win one of two grand prizes: a two night stay at either the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa or the Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort!
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The Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food
The most delectable Mexican food north of the border
Tucson is home to the most authentic Mexican food north of the border. The highest concentration of these restaurants is found within a 23-mile area that includes the City of South Tucson, downtown and lower midtown. At these terrific eateries, many of which are family-owned and decades old, the settings are casual, the ingredients are fresh and the experience is unforgettable.
Arizona Weekend Explorer - Tucson Mexican Restaurants
Embark on a culinary marathon of Tucson’s delectable Mexican restaurants. Some dishes you’ve heard of, like tacos, burritos and enchiladas; and some you’ll probably experience for the first time, like caramelos (meat-filled cheese crisps), toritos (shrimp-stuffed chiles wrapped in bacon) and raspados (Sonoran-style snow cones with ice cream and fresh fruit). Or sink your teeth into a world famous Sonoran Hot Dog (hot dog wrapped in bacon, smothered in beans and pico de gallo, topped with mayonnaise on a soft bolillo roll). No matter what, bring your appetite and sense of adventure, and go the distance in Tucson’s 23 miles of Mexican food.
31 N. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701 Phone: (520) 623-3277