Summer 101

Summer 101

There are 101 days between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend. So here are 101 things on how to have fun and keep cool this summer.

Revolutionary Fashion

Sundays are busy at Buffalo Exchange. Customers stream in, hoping to score Diesel jeans or a vintage dress.

A Matter Over Mind

The 25th annual Science of Consciousness Conference featured some of the brightest and most far-out minds on our planet discussing topics such as the evolution of language, the origin of life, psychedelics, metaphysics, artificial intelligence and much more.

A Tucked-Away Treasure

The drive to Winkelman isn’t long or difficult—it’s about 60 miles up the 77 from downtown Tucson, but toward the end, it does involve a jaunt down a dusty, bumpy dirt road that has you feeling like you took a wrong turn somewhere.

The Foilies 2018

In its fourth year, The Foilies recognizes the worst responses to records requests, outrageous efforts to stymie transparency and the most absurd redactions.

Fair House

When Kate retired from a career in social services, she started working as a housing tester for the Southwest Fair Housing Council.

Tap Dance

In addition to the dozens of collaborations between local brewers and food pairing events, the Tucson Craft Beer Crawl takes over the city for a day.

Hop to It

We've scoured the Tucson landscape of beer-themed events and picked out some of the best and bubbliest for your enjoyment.

Death Sentence

When the guard at Pima County Jail found Branden Roth, he was lying on the floor of his cell, covered in blood.

We've Seen Enough!

Please, everyone: Pull up your pants. Stop grabbing asses and tits. And in 2018: Don't be such a dick.

So This is Christmas

On a bright and frosty morning decades ago, a young boy and his grandfather whip across the frozen Iowa farmland.

What To Do This New Year’s Eve

There's a post going around online that the whole of 2017 was a real scooter to the ankle. And don't we know it.

Local Heroes

Local heroes who improve the quality of life for all of Tucson


The Range

Zari Needs a Home

T.H.R.E.A.T. Watch: It's Getting Real

The Evolution and Devolution of Diane Douglas

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Staff Pick Events

  • Tucson Youth Poetry Slam @ Bentley's House of Coffee and Tea

    • Third Saturday of every month
    • 2 going/interested
  • Hip Hop Yoga @ Floor Polish

    • Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $6
  • Saturday Tour & Tasting @ Hamilton Distillery

    • Saturdays, 3-5 p.m. $20
    • Buy Tickets

Popular Events

  • Summer Safari Nights @ Reid Park Zoo

    • Fri., May 25, 6-8 p.m., Fri., June 1, 6-8 p.m., Fri., June 8, 6-8 p.m., Fri., June 15, 6-8 p.m., Fri., June 22, 6-8 p.m., Fri., June 29, 6-8 p.m., Fri., July 6, 6-8 p.m., Fri., July 13, 6-8 p.m., Fri., July 20, 6-8 p.m., Fri., July 27, 6-8 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 3, 6-8 p.m. $6.50 - $10.50
    • Buy Tickets
  • Market On the Move @ The 3000 Club

    • Fourth Saturday of every month, 8-10 a.m. Continues through May 28 Free
  • Cox communications: movies in the park @ DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center

    • Fri., May 25, 6-10 p.m. Free

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