With an average of 350 days of sunshine a year and mild temperatures in spring, summer, and fall, you can free yourself from traditional conference rooms and indoor meeting venues. Hold your events outside where you can enjoy great weather and beautiful views surrounding Tucson. Here are some scenic spots that are perfect for your next meeting.


Tohono Chul

7366 N. Paseo Del Norte

(520) 742-6455


A small nature preserve and cultural museum in northern Tucson, Tohono Chul is surrounded by cacti, desert flowers, and local art. Hold your meeting in one of the gardens here and immerse your attendees in the beauty of the desert.


Tanque Verde Ranch

14301 E. Speedway Blvd.

(520) 296-6275


Long before California surfers were calling each other “dudes,” dude ranchers were hosting guests out in the Wild West. Today, Tanque Verde Ranch continues the tradition, offering meeting spaces with stunning views of the mountains and lots of outdoor team-building activities.


Horseback Riding at Tanque Verde Guest Ranch





Tucson Botanical Gardens

2150 N. Alvernon Way

(520) 326-9686


An oasis in the middle of the desert, Tucson Botanical Gardens, once named the best secret garden in America by Reader’s Digest. Have a conference or lunch among the verdant trees and plants of the garden.  

Tohono Chul


Tohono Chul glows with twinkling lights in December.


Stardance Event Center

8110 N. Scenic Dr.

(520) 744-3050


Bring a rustic, ranch feel to your meeting with this event pavilion out near Saguaro National Park. With plenty of space indoors and outdoors, you can host a meeting of up to 500 attendees in this scenic spot.  


Canyon Ranch

8600 E. Rockcliff Rd.

(520) 749-9655


Luxury and beauty meet in the desert at this gorgeous resort and spa near the Santa Catalina Mountains. Hold your meeting, and then take a hike through the scenic canyon that gives the resort its name. 


Canyon Ranch


Canyon Ranch Patio Dining

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