After more than a year and a half of gathering support, the Tucson Metro Chamber and Tucson International Airport are pleased to announce that American Airlines will start nonstop service to and from New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport starting October 7, 2016.
Former University of Arizona football star and first-round NFL pick Ricky Hunley will return to his college home of Tucson on October 14 to keynote the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl Kickoff Luncheon at the Doubletree Reid Park Hotel.
On December 11, 2015, Tucson, Arizona became one of 116 Member Cities of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Creative Cities program - established in 2004 to promote cooperation between cities for "sustainable urban development" - and the only one selected for Gastronomy.
The Tucson Film & Music Festival (TFMF), October 7, 8 and 9, 2016, is excited to unveil the Opening, Closing and Centerpiece films for the 12th annual film festival at The Screening Room and The Loft Cinema.
Kore Press and the University of Arizona have joined forces to create a city-wide, 2-month long series of events exploring the impact of personal stories on public health and safety. “UnSilencing Anatomies” kick-off events run from October 1 -7 (details below), and will include a streetcar journey/performance, story-gathering, readings, a panel, and exhibits.
Catch the liftoff of the asteroid-sampling spacecraft on a big screen on the University of Arizona Mall, on Thursday, Sept. 8, and celebrate our latest reach for space with a flurry of special events and promotions on and around campus during Space Exploration Month in Tucson, Arizona.
As Pima County officials prepare to re-purpose the iconic County Courthouse as a regional visitor center, they also are preserving and restoring its historic features and making environmentally conscious decisions along the way.
The new Pima County-El Tour "Loop the Loop" is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., on the The Loop multi-use path. There will be a post-ride party after the event.
The Mexican Baseball Fiesta and Visit Tucson announced the sixth annual Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta presented by Cox and Vantage West will be played on September 29 – October 2, 2016 in Tucson, Arizona. The Mexican Baseball Fiesta returns to Kino Stadium after a one-year hiatus to Hi Corbett Field.
July 22, 2016 -- The PAC Conference has formally awarded the University of Arizona the 2016 PAC Rugby Sevens Championship at the Pima County Kino Sports Complex on November 12-13, 2016. Arizona’s selection marks the first PAC Rugby Sevens Championship to be held in Tucson.