If you’ve ever wanted to adopt a wild horse, here’s your chance. The Bureau of Land Management is bringing their adoption program to Southern AZ.
We visited a local mustang trainer here in Marana. For more information in this adoption event, and trainer Jeff Cook’s story, click here.
Are you ready for THREE days of roller derby action? Tucson Roller Derby is hosting the 13th annual Dust Devil Invitational, Mar 29 – 31, 2019 at the Tucson Indoor Sports Center. That’s right with WFTDA Teams, B-Teams, and Juniors Teams! Your weekend pass will grant you access to all games over the weekend; one-day tickets will also be available. There will be Dust Devil specific merchandise to buy and vendors to browse in between your derby viewing pleasure.
These women are TOUGH! Watch this video on the women of Tucson Roller Derby!
12:00 pm: Tramps vs North Star
2:00 pm: V Town vs Happy Valley
4:00 pm: Humboldt vs FoCo
6:00 pm: Saddlebrats vs Cherry Bombs Juniors
9:00 am: Tucson Dirty T’s vs TBD
11:00 pm: FoCo vs Duke City
1:00 pm: Tramps vs Happy Valley
3:00 pm: Saddlebrats vs Sin City Juniors
5:00 pm: SoCal vs Humboldt
7:00 pm: North Star vs V Town
9:00 am: SoCal vs FoCo
11:00 am: Duke City vs Humboldt
1:00 pm: North Star vs Happy Valley
3:00 pm: Tramps vs V Town
5:00 pm: SoCal vs Duke City
TICKETS: ON SALE NOW!
$20/weekend or $10/day plus processing fee online presale or $25/weekend or $15/day at the door
**If you buy your adult presale weekend or one-day tickets from one of the Tucson skaters, you will get a $5 discount ($20/weekend, $10/day)!**
$10/weekend or $5/day for ages 11-17.
FREE for children under 10 with purchase of adult ticket
It’s just a short drive to Elgin for the first 2019 Craft Artist Festival, Saturday.
Held quarterly in the courtyard of the Elgin Distillery, local crafters and artisans help support Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). Get full details here.
Gallery in the Sun’s New Exhibit: “Desert Blooms”
Don’t miss the Gallery in the Sun’s new exhibit – Desert Blooms.
The flora and fauna of the Sonoran desert in Spring are celebrated in “Desert Blooms”, a selection of 1950’s watercolors by Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia. These colorful and playful paintings of cactus flowers and desert critters will be on display at the Gallery in the Sun from February 1st 2019 through September 4th, 2019.
Sharks take over the Flandreau
Turn your fears into fascination at Sharks: Magnificent and Misunderstood. Interactive displays lead you to the IMAX showing of Great White Shark. There’s an additional fee for the movie.
Don’t miss the Center for Creative Photography‘s exhibit Ansel Adams: Examples.
Taking the book as its template Ansel Adams: Examples draws upon the Center for Creative Photography’s collection of Adams’ work to realize the premise of “Examples” with original prints and archival materials. Paired with text from the book, written by Adams himself, the exhibition affords viewers and unprecedented opportunity to familiarize themselves with the intricacies of Adams’ work.
The exhibit runs until May 4 on the UA Campus.
- Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 4pm
- Saturday: 1 – 4pm
- Sunday – Monday: closed