See our full Calendar of Events here. FIND an EVENT by event type or location.

If you can't find it here, look at our new list of websites that have Special Events here.
Check out our Performing Arts page, listing venues and websites. Season Tickets for many venues are now on sale.

As always, please verify with the event coordinator that the event is taking place.

Visiting Southern Arizona and looking for what will be happening while you are here?
Our Annual Events Page will help you plan your visit!

Saguaro Harvest

Annual Events

JUNE 2019

School's out! Bear down for the summer.
Annual Putt-ing Kids First Charity Event,  June 8, 2019
• Ted DeGrazia's Birthday Celebration, June 14, 2019
• Salute to the Buffalo Soldier Days - June 28-29, 2019
The Tucson 23, Mexican Food Fest, June 15,  2019
Annual Bisbee Pride Weekend June 14-16, 2019
• El Dia de San Juan Fiesta , June 24, 2019
Ha:san Bak Saguaro Festival, June 29, 2019

Advance Signup

• Special deal this month for critters in the 85705 zip code. $5 neuters from HSAA. Sign up early.

Hot Summer Classes for Kids

Jr. Zoo Keeper, August 4. Designed for Kids 6-12. This will sell out.
Dr. Zoo. Be a Zoo Doctor for Kids 6-12, August 17 These events sell out fast.
Summer Camp at the Presidio for Kids 6-12, June 17 - 21, 8:00 - 3:30pm with Aftercare.
Dog Days in the Desert Summer Camp at HSSA, June 17-20 and July 15-18.

Hot Tickets for Entertainment

Wannabe Winemaker at Hops & Vines, Three classes. starting June 15,  July 13, August 17.
Styx, July 25, Tucson Music Hall
CHICAGO, July 28, Tucson Music Hall
John Mayer at Talking Stick Arena, September 10
SEASON TICKETS
• Season Tickets are on sale for many of the theaters in town. Find out more about the various venues on our Performing Arts Page.
True Concord has announced their new season.
Become a member of the Fox and get the best seats. (We love the loveseats.)
Broadway in Tucson. Season Tickets are on Sale for the 2019-2020 Season now.  Choose the best seats.
Arizona Theatre Company. Venues in Tucson and Phoenix. Season Tickets on Sale now.


Fox Tucson Theatre

Ms. Karen's Pics

• El Dia de San Juan Fiesta , June 24, 2019 6pm
See more on our Calendar of Events this week.


Arts & Entertainment

Check out our Performing Arts Page. All the great venues for Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Friday Night Jazz at Main Gate Square, 7:30 - 9pm. Free validated parking after 5pm.
The King of Pop Resurrected, Saturday, June 22, 7:30pm,  Berger Performing Arts Center
• A Summer Solstice Bonfire at Hops and Vines, Saturday June 22, 6pm

ONGOING
Second Saturday's Downtown.  See Venues here.


COMMUNITY
Benefits / Volunteering

Make a difference. Join a group, volunteer, donate.

• If you love wildlife and animals, please consider volunteering at the Tucson Wildlife Center. They really need your help and donations.
Empire Ranch Restoration Work 1st Saturdays most months 8-12pm. Help preserve our heritage.
• Volunteer at PACC, Pima Animal Care Center. They desperately need your help. AND if you are a hiker you can get your exercise walking dogs!  Please help. It means a world of difference to the animals.
• Become a Docent at the Arizona History Museum.
• The Mission Garden needs Gardeners, Greeters and Go-Getters!
Reid Park Zoo has many volunteer positions available.


Exhibits & Museums - NOW SHOWING

• John Slaughter's Changing West, Arizona History Museum through Aug 2019.
• The Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium always has fascinating exhibits.

GARDENS

Robert J. Wick: Earth, Life, Man, Sculpture Exhibit at TBG, January 26 - June 30
Quilts in the Gardens, Tucson Botanical Gardens, May 5 - Sept 29

ART
LocalScapes: Historic meets Modern at the YWCA through June 30.
Travelogue: Grand Destinations and Personal Journeys, through September 29.

ONGOING
• Free First Thursdays at the Tucson Museum of Art, from 5-8pm
Art in the Park, Exhibits at Tohono Chul Park. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.


History & Education

Cavalry Crafts at Ft. Lowell, Saturday, June 22 10-2pm

ONGOING
• Candle Dipping or Soap Making, 2nd Saturdays at Ft. Lowell Historical Museum.
• Tours of Hacienda de la Canoa. Tuesdays and Saturdays at 11am
• Docent led Tours of the Empire Ranch, 2nd and 4th Saturdays at 11am.
Free Guided Tours at the Arizona History Museum, 1st & 3rd Saturdays at 11:30am
First Fridays at the Arizona History Museum, 2 for1 admission and new free program every month. 4-8pm
• Docent led Presidio Tours, Sundays and Thursdays at 11am


Nature, Health & Hiking

HIKES / NATURE WALKS / CRITTER SIGHTINGS

ONGOING

• Sunday Hikes in Catalina State Park, Sundays at 8am.
• River Walks along the San Pedro, Saturdays at 9am Winter, 8am Summer.
Walk in the Park, Learn the Ecology of the Sonoran Desert while walking the ground of Tohono Chul Park. Most days, specific times
Reptile Ramble, Lean about the Critters of Tohono Chul Park . Fridays at 10am.
Butterflies and their Plants at Tohono Chul Park, Saturdays and Sundays at 10am
Butterfly Magic, Tucson Botanical Gardens, through May 31, 2019. A favorite! Have lunch at the Café.
• Guided Bird Hikes, Catalina State Park, Sundays at 8 am.
Birds of Tohono Chul Park, several days/times a week.
• Environmental Operation Park in Sierra Vista invites you to an EOP Bird Walk every Sunday, 8am winter, 7am in the summer.

OTHER / ONGOING
Twilight Thursdays and Al Fresco Fridays, Tucson Botanical Garden is open 5 - 8pm
Tour the Mission Garden, Wednesday - Saturdays, 8am-2pm.
Desert Landscaping at Tohono Chul Park, 3rd Saturdays at 10 am
Butterfly Magic at the Tucson Botanical Garden, through May 2019


For the Whole FamChildren's Museumily

Summer Safari Saturday Nights, Reid Park Zoo, 6-8pm
Family Adventure Hour at the Presidio, Saturday at 10am. Geared for kids 4-8yrs.
Free Literacy Event at the Fox, Saturday 10-11:30am

ONGOING
Locomotive Saturdays at the Transportation Museum.
• Cavalry Craft Saturdays at Ft. Lowell Museum. A different craft every Saturday through July 2019.
Family Brain Boost at the Children's Museum. Science projects for the Family. Saturdays and Sundays, 11am
Roll Out Science, Sundays at the Children's Museum, 1:30pm
Culture Craft Saturdays at Arizona State Museum. 10:30am - 2pm
Kids Create at the Museum of Miniatures, 2nd Saturdays, 12-3pm
The Gadsden Pacific Toy Train Museum is open most 2nd and 4th Sundays 12:30 - 4:30pm
• Patagonia Lake State Park Boat Tours.
My Time Inclusion Program at the Children's Museum, 3rd Saturdays at 9am
Model Airplane Make N Take, 1st Saturdays, Pima Air & Space Museum
Imagine Rockets, 2nd Saturdays, Pima Air & Space Museum
How Things Fly, 3rd Saturdays, Pima Air & Space Museum.