The 2015 International Women's Flat Track Derby Association D1 Playoffs will be begin today at the Tucson Convention Center in Tucson, Arizona. Come and watch some of the most talented skaters in the world compete for the women's flat track roller derby's highest honor! - http://bit.ly/1UrHNtT #FreeYourself
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Look what a cute baby tapir with just had at our Zoo!
Under the "Follow The Yellow Brick Road" public art monument and sculpture is by Guillermo Esparza and is part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's collection.
With Reid Park Zoo. Arizona Commission on the Arts, Tucson Parks and Recreation, Reid Park Tucson, City of Tucson, Arizona, Visit Tucson, Tucson 12 - The City Channel.
As part of Tucson's fall gem and mineral shows, JOGS Tucson Gem and Jewelry Show is coming to Tucson Expo Center (3750 E Irvington Rd.) September 10th-13th. It’s a top destination for gem and jewelry lovers looking for the highest quality products at the lowest wholesale prices. At the JOGS Show, you will find silver, gold, diamonds, beads, turquoise, crystals and a lot more. Plus, free parking!
The first 25 people to share this post and show a screenshot of the share to the registration desk will get free admission (a $10 value)!
The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum partners with the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for the End of Summer Fiesta on September 5th! Stroll through the grounds, explore the animal exhibits, and enjoy four unique venues featuring musicians influenced by Spanish culture.- http://bit.ly/1JVxwB7 #FreeYourself
Our #getwetintucson summer contest continues - and this week, we're giving away a year-long family membership to one of Tucson's most unique and fascination attractions, The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures. Just share this post and you're entered, plus you have a chance to win one of our end-of-summer grand prizes, a two night stay at Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort or JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa!
Come out for the 3rd Annual Willcox Flyer Bike Ride on September 5th. The bike ride will begin at 7a.m. in Historic Railroad Ave Park in Willcox, Arizona. Riders may choose between a 33- or 66-mile, out and back course. For more information - http://bit.ly/1PPYKIh #FreeYourself
There was no way for me to tell it was brimming with calcite, the primary building block for the spectacular cave formations around me. As I have quickly discovered, Kartchner Caverns, about 50 miles ...
Aquarius is ascendant in Tucson this summer. No matter what your sign-or budget-the stars predict a great watery getaway, from a discounted stay at a splashy resort to a free front row seat at one of ...
It's the first day of monsoon season, and the sky over Southern Arizona is celebrating in true desert fashion. Magnificent storm clouds collide with the mountains, rain pours down on the windshield ...
I found something out about myself on Sunday, March 25, 2012: I am not a runner.
Let me back up a bit and explain. My good friend Matt, who had enough with his sedentary lifestyle, joined ...
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