With the Cologuard Classic PGA TOUR Champions event just around the corner, the field is taking shape and is loaded with numerous Major Championship winners. The Cologuard Classic will be played on February 26 – March 4, 2018 at Omni Tucson National’s Catalina Course. A field of 78 players will vie for the $1.7 million purse with a first-place prize of $255,000.
(January 18, 2018) Here in Tucson, Ariz. we couldn't be prouder of our hometown El Guero Canelo, owned by Daniel Contreras, for winning one of five 2018 America's Classic James Beard Awards, to be given out in Chicago on Monday, May 7, 2018. Sonoran hot dogs are a true cross-border creation, especially in the case of El Guero Canelo, which opened in 1993 as a food cart (the original cart can be seen at their Oracle location, one of three in Tucson).
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On January 13, 2nd Saturdays presents Downtown Tucson’s family-friendly music festival from 2 p.m.-8 p.m. Congress Street is jumping with people, music, food and activities.
Tucson-owned Nor Hotel Properties, LLC. has acquired the DoubleTree by Hilton Tucson – Reid Park, with plans to begin a large-scale renovation of the 287-guest-room hotel, including 25,000 square feet of meeting space, the hotel lobby, bar, and two restaurants during the next 18 months.
Jamie Bernstein, daughter of composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein, will serve as the Tucson Desert Song Festival’s Artist-in-Residence for 2018.
FC Tucson and Phoenix Rising FC announced the dates and teams participating in the 2018 Mobile Mini Sun Cup and Major League Soccer (MLS) Preseason, the seventh consecutive MLS Preseason event hosted in Tucson, AZ. Eleven MLS clubs are playing preseason matches in Tucson from February 3-24, 2018. Mobile Mini is also sponsoring the 2018 Mobile Mini Sun Cup MVP Award, which will be given to the most valuable player during the tournament.
Arizona's celebration of the cowboys, La Fiesta de los Vaqueros, has been heralded as Southern Arizona’s oldest and most celebrated heritage event since its inception in 1925. This annual event is centered around the Tucson Rodeo, one of the top 25 rodeos on the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) calendar. The sports’ best cowboys and cowgirls compete in six rodeo performances on February 17 and 18, and February 22-25, 2018.
Southern Arizonans will gain an important new air service connection starting February 15/16 when American Airlines introduces nonstop flights between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).
The PGA TOUR and Exact Sciences, the manufacturer of Cologuard, announced today an agreement making the early cancer detection company title sponsor of the PGA TOUR Champions event in Tucson, to be played February 26-March 4, 2018, two weeks earlier than the event’s traditional date to align with the beginning of March as national Colon Cancer Awareness Month.