Things heat up as Southern Arizona cools down!. See our full Calendar of Events here. FIND an EVENT by event type or location.
Check out our new Performing Arts page, listing venues and websites. There is plenty to do! Season Tickets for many venues are now on Sale.
Annual Events In October
• Butterfly Magic at TBG begins October 1.
• Rex Allen Days Willcox - October 1-4
• Earth Harmony Festival at Avalon Gardens - October 3-4
• Graham County Fair - October 8-11
• Patagonia Fall Festival October 9-11
• Tucson Film and Music Festival October 9 -12
• Vintage Bisbee Wine and Food Tasting, October 10
• Tucson Meet Yourself - October 9 -11
• Butterfield Stage Days and Rodeo - Benson - October 9-11
• Annual Treasure House Estate Sale, October 16-18
• 29th Annual Great Tucson Beer Festival - Oct 17th
• Helldorado Days Tombstone - October 17-18
• 24th Annual Bisbee 1000 - October 17.
• Anza Days - October 17.
• World Margarita Championships - October 17
• Arts in the Plaza - St. Philips Plaza Oct 24 & 25
• Willcox Wine Festival - Oct 17 & 18
• Loft Film Festival - October 21-25
• SAHBA Fall Home & Garden Show - October 23 - 25
Fall Festivals / Halloween
Come back! We will be adding more!
5th Annual Pumpkin Patch - Marana - through Oct. 31.
Buckelow Farms Pumpkin Festival and Corn Maze- West of Tucson, Weekends through October
Terror in the Corn - Friday and Saturday Nights - Buckelew Farms
Apple Annies Pumpkin Celebration - Fridays and Saturdays 8:30-4
Tucson Studios - 25th Annual Nightfall Oct 1-31
4th Annual Halloween Party at Kartchner Caverns October 24th, 5pm
Colossal Cave Mountain Park - Howl in the Cave, October 30 & 31 6-9pm
Halloween in the Wild - October 24, 7-9pm
Things to Do this Weekend
Ms. Karen's Pics
• Patagonia Fall Festival of Course!
• Tucson Meet Yourself is this weekend, all weekend downtown. See our 2013 TMY slideshow here.
• Vintage Bisbee Food and Wine Tasting, Saturday, 4-7pm
• The Arizona Folklore Preserve is always a special time. Weekends 2pm.
• Neil Simon's classic, Barefoot in the Park. Sept 20-Oct.11
• TSO's Masterworks Concert Series, October 9, 7:30pm
• TSO's Masterworks Concert Series, Mozart and Beethoven, Saturday, 8pm
• George Lopez at Casino Del Sol, October 9, 7:30pm
• Tony Bennett at Centennial Hall, October 9, 8:00pm
• Tour of Hacienda de la Canoa, Saturday, 9am
• Weekly Walking Tours presented by the Tucson Historical Preservation Foundation Sundays at 6pm
• Second Saturday Speaker Series, This month: Flying the F-16, 1:30pm
Nature & Hiking
• Tucson Mountain Grasses fieldtrip, October 9, 8-10am
• Hummingbird Banding at the San Pedro House. Saturday from 4-6. 20th Anniversary!
• Environmental Operation Park in Sierra Vista invites you to an EOP Bird Walk every Sunday, 7am in the summer.
• River Walks along the San Pedro, Saturdays at 8am.
For Kids and Families
• Wallace and Grommit at the LOFT! Saturday, 10am. FREE!
• Does your Kid like LEGOs? Wait until he/she sees these!
• Imagine Rockets, Saturday 1pm. 8 yr and up.
• Outdoor Family Phenology Day, Saturday, 9:30am