Perfect Time for a Winter Escape
Enjoy perfect weather in Southern Arizona, starting right now.
Visitor’s Guide to the Nova Home Loans Bowl, Dec. 31
Cheer your team and stick around for a while. We have lots for you to do!
Plan for the Tucson Gem and Mineral Shows Starting January 29
The largest annual gathering of gem, mineral, fossil, and bead vendors can be daunting, but not if you have a guide to help you dive in.
Birding Hotspots in Marana. More than 450 species of birds visit us annually. Here is where to find them.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain’s Gingerbread Jeep TOnly the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain could make an exquisite life size Jeep in a Sonoran Desert scene out of gingerbread, candy, and frosting. Drop by the lobby to see it in January.
Late December/January Highlights from the Events Calendar:
*For holiday events see special holiday events blog*
Tuesday, Dec. 31 – Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl
Tuesday, Dec. 31 – New Year’s Eve at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain – Reservations Required
Wednesday, Jan 1 – 28 – Resolve to travel more and discover new places! We have ideas for you. And more ideas.
Saturday, Jan. 4 – Old Pueblo Archaeology Center presents Dragoon Springs Guided Tour. Reserve by Dec. 31.
Thursday, Jan. 9 – Arizona History Museum presents Naiche: Last Hereditary Chief of Chiricahua Apaches
Thursday, Jan. 16 – Old Pueblo Archaeology presents Third Thursday Food for Thought “Mescal Agave Use in Arizona: Food, Fiber, and Vessel” by Carrie Cannon at El Molinito Restaurant in Oro Valley
Saturday, Jan. 25 – Morning at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Wednesday, Jan, 29 – Tucson Gem & Mineral Shows Start Opening Around Town
Tuesdays – Catalina Brewing Company Taco Tuesdays
Wednesdays – Tucson Premium Outlets We Love Locals Wednesdays
Fridays – First Friday of Each Month Guided Horseback Rides at Tortolita Preserve
Saturdays – Tucson Premium Outlets Live Music Concert Series
Sundays – Button Brew House Michelada Sundays
Sundays – Catalina Brewing Company Sonoran Dog Sundays
2nd Sundays – Vintage Market at Crossroads at Silverbell District Park
2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays – Marana Farmers/Artisans Market
Thursdays – Desert Harvesters Desert Foods Demonstration at Santa Cruz River Farmer’s Market
Saturdays & Sundays – Picture Rocks Farmer’s Market (every weekend near Saguaro National Park West)