Tucson, AZ --- Loews Ventana Canyon Resort is pleased to announce its 2023 holiday festivities, taking place all throughout December at the resort. The season will welcome the return of its beloved Holiday Tea, as well as its annual Tree Lighting Celebration, taking place December 7. New this year, Loews Ventana Canyon Resort will partner with the University of Arizona’s Campus Pantry, donating a portion of proceeds from the Annual Tree Lighting to the organization. The event will also include a Holiday Food Drive this year, which will also benefit Campus Pantry. Those looking to stay overnight can enjoy a variety of seasonal offers that provide all the conveniences of a warm and cozy stay this festive season.


The following activities, food and beverage offerings, celebratory events and packages will be available at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort throughout the 2023 holiday season:


Annual Tree Lighting Celebration + Holiday Food Drive (December 7)

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort’s much-anticipated Annual Tree Lighting Celebration +  Holiday Food Drive returns this year on December 7. This year, the event will benefit the University of Arizona’s Campus Pantry, a non-profit organization dedicated to alleviating hunger in the university community. The event will feature pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, live music performances, cocktail specials, U of A cheerleaders, and the debut of the 2023 holiday tree. Attendees can participate in festive cheer while supporting the local community. Anyone who brings 4+ more non-perishable items for the food drive will have a chance to win a stay in the resort’s luxurious Presidential Suite with a $200 food and beverage credit, as well as other jolly prizes. The festivities begin at 5:30pm.


Holiday Tea (December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30)

A beloved Holiday Tea and festive Tucson tradition returns at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort every Friday and Saturday throughout December. The festive experience includes a special three-course menu, assortment of teas, sweet treats, champagne and sparkling cider at The Canyon Club restaurant. Reservations can be made online via Resy by selecting the specific event date: https://resy.com/cities/tcs/the-canyon-club-at-loews-ventana-canyon-resort


Hope for the Holidays Exclusive Offer

The resort is welcoming overnight guests to embrace the true spirit of giving this holiday season with an unforgettable getaway that makes a meaningful impact. For a limited time, guests can spread warmth and cheer during their stay with this exclusive offer that supports Campus Pantry. Book and receive a $50 food and beverage resort credit and waived resort fees. Additionally, for each booking made, Loews Ventana Canyon Resort will donate $50 to the Campus Pantry. The Hope for the Holidays overnight offer can be booked here: https://www.loewshotels.com/ventana-canyon/specials/hope-for-the-holidays


Christmas Day Brunch at The Canyon Club (December 25)

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort will host a very special edition of its Blues, Brews & BBQ Bunch on Christmas Day featuring a holiday-inspired brunch buffet including BBQ, prime rib, seafood, and desserts, as well as local draft beers, mimosas, and live music from 10am-2pm. Reservations available online via Resy: https://resy.com/cities/tcs/venues/the-canyon-club-at-loews-ventana-canyon-resort/events/christmas-day-brunch-at-the-canyon-club-2023-12-25?date=2023-11-20&seats=2


Christmas Day Dinner at Flying V (December 25)

Celebrate Christmas Day at Flying V restaurant at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, where the resort’s culinary team will prepare a scrumptious three-course prix fixe menu with a la carte options. The special menu will be available form 4-8pm, and reservations can be made online via Resy: https://resy.com/cities/tcs/the-flying-v-at-loews-ventana-canyon-resort?seats=2&date=2023-11-20


For a complete line-up of holiday happenings at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, please visit: https://www.loewshotels.com/ventana-canyon/holiday-happenings


About Loews Ventana Canyon Resort:

Located on 100 acres in the Sonoran Desert, the 398-guestroom Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson is a warm weather, nature lover’s paradise that offers a little something for everyone. From the beautiful Window Walk nature trail and quick access to Ventana Trail and Sabino Canyon for hiking to the 80-foot natural waterfall, 36 holes of Tom Fazio golf and the serene Lakeside Spa, guests can experience luxury, relaxation and adventure all in one place. Enjoy upscale, regional cuisine with a view at the Flying V Bar & Grill and don’t miss the award-winning Blues, Brews & BBQ Brunch. www.loewshotels.com/ventana-canyon.


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