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

Buffalo Soldiers Historical Photo

10th Cavalry Regiment - The Buffalo Soldiers

JUNE 2017
School's out! Hunker down for the summer. Just us Hard Core heat-lovers left for the Summer.
• Summer Toy Train Show and Meet - June 2 & 3, 2017
• 4th Annual Putt-ing Kids First Charity Event - June 9, 2017
• Annual Sonoita Quarter Horse Show - June 8-11, 2017
• Ted DeGrazia's Birthday Celebration, June 14, 2017
• Salute to the Buffalo Soldier Days - June 23-25, 2017
The Tucson 23, Mexican Food Fest, June 17, 2017
• 12th Annual Bisbee Pride Weekend June 16-18, 2017
• El Dia de San Juan Fiesta - June 24, 2017
Ha:san Bak Saguaro Festival  - June 24, 2017
• Annual Pima County Home and Garden Show, June 26-28, 2017

If you find something very special that we should know about send us an email at: info@southernarizonaguide.com.

Ms. Karen's Pics

Northern France Wine and Dinner at Maynards, Friday 7-9pm
Ha:san Bak Saguaro Festival at Colossal Cave Mountain Park, Saturday 10am-3pm
Tombstone at Twilight. Walk the streets of Tombstone at dusk.


Volunteer

• Become a Docent at the Arizona History Museum.
• The Mission Gardens needs Gardeners, Greeters and Go-Getters!


Arts & Entertainment

Check out our Performing Arts Page.

Friday Night Live at Main Gate Square

ONGOING
• A favorite of ours is the Arizona Folklore Preserve, every weekend a different show. 2pm Saturdays and Sundays.
Sundays in the Garden, Spring Concert Series 1:30pm at Tohono Chul Park


Exhibits

• A New  type of Exhibit at AHS, History Lab. Come see what it is all about.
• Wall of Faces at the AHS through July 4
• Frida Kahlo, Art, Garden, Life at Tucson Botanical Gardens, through May 31
• The Art and Science of Portrait Miniatures at the Mini Museum, through April 16
Modern Art from the Permanent Collection, Tucson Museum of Art, through July 23.
The Dazzled Eye at the Desert Art Museum, through May 28
3 Photo Exhibits of Japanese Internment at the Desert Art Museum, through April 30.


History

ONGOING
Wall of Faces through July 4th
Transportation Museum's Lecture Series, Sundays at 3pm.
• Tours of Hacienda de la Canoa. Saturdays at 12pm
• Docent led Tours of the Empire Ranch, 2nd and 4th Saturdays at 11am.


Nature & Hiking

Bats In Flight at Rillito River Park, Friday at Sunset.
Twilight Thursdays and Al Fresco Fridays, Tucson Botanical Gardens is open 5pm - 8pm
Lizard of Agua Caliente Park, Saturday at 7:30am

ONGONG
• Sunday Hikes in Catalina State Park, Sundays at 8am.
• Guided Bird Hikes, Catalina State Park, Sundays at 8 am.
Tour the Mission Garden, Saturdays, 10am-2pm in Winter, 8am-12pm in Summer.
• Environmental Operation Park in Sierra Vista invites you to an EOP Bird Walk every Sunday, 8am winter, 7am in the summer.
• River Walks along the San Pedro, Saturdays at 9am Winter, 8am Summer.


For Kids and Family

ASARCO Discovery Tour

There are plenty of Kid's Summer Camps.
How about the Mini Museum Summer Camps or TMA's Summer Arts Program

• Summer Safari Nights at Reid Park, Friday Nights, all Summer
Movies in the Park, Fridays at 7:30pm

 

ONGOING

Locomotive Saturdays at the Transportation Museum.
• Calvary Craft Saturdays at Ft. Lowell Museum
S.T.E.A.M. Sundays at the Children's Museum. $3 Admission. Closed New Year's Day.
• Family Brain Boost at the Children's Museum. Science projects for the Family. Saturdays, 1-5pm
Culture Craft Saturdays at Arizona State Museum. 10:30am - 2pm
•  Kids Create at the Museum of Miniatures, 2nd Saturdays, 1-4pm
• The Toy Train Museum is open most 2nd and 4th Sundays 12:30 - 4:30pm
• Patagonia Lake State Park Boat Tours.