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Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure Tucson- by Urban Adventure Quest!
Turn Tucson into a giant game board with this Family Fun Scavenger Hunt Adventure! Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour/Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history! Play the game, See the sights, and Experience Tucson in a whole new way! www.urbanadventurequest.com/tours/things-to-do/tucson/default.aspx (Save 20%/Only $39.20 for a team of 2-5 people after Promotion Code: TUCSONHAPPENINGS)
Ace of Escape Halloween!
Get in the Halloween spirit with a new experience! Enjoy a fun and challenging escape room experience at Ace of Escape, but spice it up by choosing one of our three "darker" themes: Six Shooter Bunk House: Can you find the stash in the haunted motel? The Illusionist: Will you solve the Magical Murder Mystery? Bad Medicine: Can you escape the evil doctor? Use Promo Code: HALLOWEEN to save 20% from September 15th to October 31st on our creepy rooms! www.AceOfEscape.com
Ace of Escape!
Enjoy a new, fun & challenging experience at Tucson’s Ace of Escape! Our 7 escape rooms offer a live experience where groups of two or more are locked in a keenly decorated room or series of rooms/Participants are challenged to use their knowledge, creativity, and problem-solving skills in a collaborative setting/Race against the clock to find all the clues, solve all the puzzles and unlock the final key to escape-Whether you escape or fail, your group will leave smiling and wanting to do more! Ace of Escape with 2 locations: 48 N. Tucson Blvd. #101 & 236 S. Scott Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: RiddleMe15 for 15% off through December 1st (By appointment only)
Roadrunners Toastmasters 6:30AM
Club invites you to visit us every Wednesday at 6:30am to join us for a fun meeting that will help you overcome your fear to public speaking, and will help you improve your leadership skills/Academy Hall-Atria Bell Court Gardens 6653 E Carondelet Dr. (Philip A. Kendis 917-656-1859)
Audubon Bird Walk-Sweetwater Wetlands 7:00AM - 9:00AM
Join Luke Safford for an easy walk through the Sweetwater Wetlands to see waterfowl, regular and visiting warblers, and several exciting species hiding in the reeds/Birders of all experience levels welcome! No registration required/The Wetlands are located at 2617 W. Sweetwater Dr. (Luke 576-6044)
History and Costumes of Ballet Folklorico 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday through Oct. 25th/$10 donation~Exhibit of 22 beautiful dance costumes representing the various regions of Mexico from the collection of Master Artist and Director of Danzacultura Mexicana, Carmen Baron/Canoa Ranch 5375 S I 19 Frontage Rd-Green Valley 724-5220
Young Flyers Fun 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Introduce your children to the world of aviation and aerospace through gallery activities and tours, story books, demonstrations, and hands-on craft projects (that can be taken home). There will be a new topic each month-Free with paid or member admission/Pima Air & Space Museum 6000 E. Valencia Rd-Space Gallery Large Classroom 574-0462 (Reservations requested)
Spanish Conversation Group 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Are you interested in improving your ability to speak and to understand the Spanish Language? Join our group! Himmel Park Library 1035 N Treat Ave. 594-5305
Trunk Show 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Curtis Porter of Guatemala Feliz Imports returns with clothing and crafts that will delight you! A vast selection of jewelry, blouses, huipiles, cortes, belts, purses, and men's and children's clothing will be available. You'll find a bounty of table and kitchen decor, textiles, beaded animals, backpacks and toys, plus much more! United Nations Associations Center 6242 E Speedway-Monterey Village Shopping Plaza 881-7060
Mountain Lions: Beyond the Myth (Talk) 10:15AM - 11:00AM
Envision a puma stalking its prey, then uncover the true nature of this elusive but essential predator/Misunderstood, maligned, and nearly eradicated by settlers, the cougar remains threatened by human encroachment~Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Steak Sandwich Wednesday 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Your choice of one tender 4oz flat iron steak Sandwich for $5, or two for only $8/Steve Bob is cooking them up to your liking and you have your choice of side~Moe has your COLD beverage of choice to beat the heat/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
Jaguars, the Border Wall, and Wildlife Migration (Presentation) 12:00PM
Free/2 Times: Noon & 2PM/Diana Hadley of the Northern Jaguar Project (NJP) discusses the impact the US–Mexico border wall has on the migration patterns of native wildlife/The National Parks Store 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr. 622-6014 (Call to Reserve your Seats)
Bridge 1:00PM - 3:30PM
Exercise your mind! Join us every Wednesday to play Bridge, an entertaining and challenging card game/Oro Valley Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr. 594-5580
Exploring the Saguaro Wilderness (Presentation) 2:00PM
Saguaro National Park includes over 70,000 acres of wilderness within its boundaries/Explore what’s “up there” with a park naturalist~Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Line Dance Classes 5:30PM
Open dancing from 5:30PM-6PM/Beginner class from 6PM-6:45PM/Improver class from 6:45PM-7:30PM and Open dancing again from 7:30PM-8PM/All for only $5/The Maverick Country Club 6622 E Tanque Verde Rd. (Art 609-1830)
PCC Men's Soccer 6:00PM
NJCAA Region 1, Division 1 Semi-Finals/Kino Sports Complex North Grandstand 2500 E. Ajo Way (Pima Community College 206-3035)
Midweek Friends - Weekday Fun For Kids 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Free/Get Ready for God’s Olympics! At "Midweek Friends", through fun Summer Olympic style games children age 4-grade 5 will explore skills and strengths needed to live a life for Jesus/Dinner, games, music, fun projects and more! Wednesdays, through November 15th/Northminster Presbyterian Church 2450 E Fort Lowell Rd. (at Tucson Blvd) 327-7121
Music by Miss Lana Rebel & Kevin Michael Mayfield 6:00PM - 9:30PM
American folk, blues, and country/La Cocina 201 N Court Ave. 622-0351
Adult Painting Class (Red Tree) 6:30PM - 8:30PM
$35/Grab a friend and follow our instructor's step by step instructions while you sip some wine and create your own beautiful masterpiece! Creative Juice 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd Ste. #160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com
Open Mic with MC Captain Redbeard 7:00PM
Sign-ups start at 5:30PM day-of at Sky Bar or call in/Set lengths vary between 5-15 minutes depending on sign-ups/Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300
The Phantom of the Opera! 7:00PM
Will the chorus girl Christine rise to the occasion after Diva Soprano, Carlotta, storms off the stage during dress rehearsal? Who will be seated in the mysterious Box #5...where programs disappear and ghoulish laughter echoes? Join the Gaslight artistes as they transform the stage back to post-Revolution Paris to revive The Phantom Of The Opera-a love story of musical inspiration and hidden longing, along with a palate-pleasing portion of goofy song and dance! Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $17.95/Children $9.95/The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA ARTICLE)
Magic & Murder at Hotel Congress 7:00PM
2 Times: 7PM & 9PM/$15, 21+/Join your hosts, Magic Kenny Bang Bang and Mistress Midnight, if you dare, inside the only Hotel Congress room that survived the 1934 fire on the 3rd floor, for a macabre, one hour magic show, coinciding with a history lesson on America's most infamous serial killers/Club Congress 311 E Congress St. 622-8848
Music by Bad News Blues Band 7:30PM
No cover before 9PM/Chicago Bar 5954 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-8169
The River Bride (Preview) 7:30PM
$25 & up/Presented by the AZ Theatre Company/Brazilian folklore and lyric storytelling blend into a heartrending tale of true love, regret, transformation, and the struggle to stay true to your family while staying true to yourself/Temple of Music and Art 330 S. Scott Ave. (AZ Theatre Co. 622-2823)
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