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Casino Del Sol’s Life-Size “Coco”-Themed Gingerbread House

Stop by Casino Del Sol this holiday season to check out the life-size gingerbread house in the hotel lobby! Standing taller than 11 feet, the giant gingerbread house is created entirely out of scratch and is themed after “Coco,” a Disney movie based on the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos.

12:00 AM

Inspecting Carol by Daniel J. Sullivan

Roadrunner Theatre Company's Holiday Show.

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun - “Desert Dwellings”

“Desert Dwellings” The landscape paintings of Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia are featured in this new exhibit at the Gallery in the Sun.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair

Stop in and find that perfect gift at the Art Attack Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Knife Skills & Classic Soups with Chef Tom Kressler Italian Cooking Class

Learn knife skills with Italian cuisine expert Chef Tom Kressler.

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Trajectory by Elliott Heiman: Artists Reception

This exhibition, “Trajectory,” scheduled Dec.

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Christmas Carol & Dickens Festival

Arts Express’ A Christmas Carol & Dickens Festival is a Southern Arizona holiday tradition.

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

A Southwest Nutcracker

This original, full-length classical ballet translates the traditional Nutcracker to Tucson in the 1880s, complete with coyotes, cavalry, and rattlesnakes.

2:00 PM

Celebration of Heritage: Brian Yosef Schachter-Brooks

“Jewish Sacred Fusion Concert with Brian Yosef Schachter-Brooks and Friends” Spiritual teacher and pianist/composer Brian Yosef will present classic and original Jewish music, both sacred and beyond.

2:00 PM

Constellations by Nick Payne

Constellations by Nick Payne Directed by Joan O’Dwyer December 6 - 23, 2018 at The Community Playhouse 1881 N.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Messiah | Tucson Symphony Orchestra

Tucson Symphony Orchestra - Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus - Bruce Chamberlain, conductor - George Frideric Handel: Messiah - Box office opens 90 minutes before performance.

2:00 PM

Messiah | Tucson Symphony Orchestra

Tucson Symphony Orchestra - Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus - Bruce Chamberlain, conductor - George Frideric Handel: Messiah - Box office opens 90 minutes before performance.

2:00 PM

Petanque in the Park

Learn and play the French game of petanque (boules) at 2 p.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Music Man

The irresistable musical tribute to the power of make-believe marches onto the ATC stages - and into your heart - with trumpets blaring! By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching.

2:00 PM

A Southwest Nutcracker

A Southwest Nutcracker featuring the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Tucson Convention Center Music Hall Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 2:00 & 7:30 pm Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm This original, full-length classical ballet translates the traditional Nutcracker to Tucson in the 1880s, complete with coyotes, cavalry, and rattlesnakes.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Arizona Repertory Singers Presents Carols of Triumphant Joy!

Our annual winter concerts will include brand new choral music by Thomas Juneau and David Bednall along with Jonathan Dove's thrilling "Seek him that maketh the seven stars.

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Lights of the World Tucson

Lights of the World, the largest light show in North America, is coming to Tucson November 8th through January 2nd, 2019.

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Winterhaven Festival of Lights 2018

The festival is open nightly from 6 pm to 10 pm from December 8th to December 26th.

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Who's Live Anyway?

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? is 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on audience suggestions.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Music Man

The irresistable musical tribute to the power of make-believe marches onto the ATC stages - and into your heart - with trumpets blaring! By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching.

7:30 PM

TOMMY EMMANUEL @ The Fox Theatre

Tommy Emmanuel has achieved enough musical milestones to satisfy several lifetimes.

8:00 PM

Tommy Emmanuel with very special guest Jerry Douglas

Give a listen to “Old Photographs,” the closing track on Tommy Emmanuel’s It’s Never Too Late(2015), and you’ll hear the distinctive squeak of finger noise as he runs his hands across the frets of his MatonSignature TEguitar.

8:00 PM