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Friday, March 31, 2017


Get Tickets for the Dinner Theater Playhouse! Every Friday & Saturday Night at 6:30PM/Full 3 course table-served fine dining experience/Award winning Magic Performance/Classic, hilarious 3-act, interactive Comedy Murder Mystery Whodunit! Solve the crime, and possibly win the prize! Five Palms Steak & Seafood Restaurant 3500 E. Sunrise Dr. 861-4800 or 800-266-4800 for tickets www.MysteryDinner.Theater ()

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Enjoy a new, fun & challenging experience at Tucson’s ! Our 6 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! with 2 locations: 48 N. Tucson Blvd. #101 & 236 S. Scott Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: SpringThings for $5 off valid through May 31st (By appointment only)


STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical night in Phoenix! Much more than a magic show, it's a FUN Old-World Illusion Show mystifying locals, snowbirds, and travelers alike. Catch the longest running Arizona theater show in history and experience the “Magic, Mystery, and OOOH La La!” Arizona Biltmore Resort 2400 E. Missouri Ave-Phoenix 615-5299 or WWW.CARNIVALOFILLUSION.COM

Red Cross Blood Donation Opportunity 7:00AM - 2:00PM
March has been recognized as Red Cross Month by every U.S. president since 1943 in celebration of the Red Cross volunteers who help those in need by giving their time, money or blood/Join their ranks by making an appointment to give blood by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting www.redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (Broadway Blood Donation Center 7135 E Broadway Blvd.)

Banner UMC Farmers’ Market 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Open to the public/Over 20 vendors/UAMC College of Medicine 1501 N Campbell Ave. 261-6982 www.foodinroot.com/farmersmarkets/umc-farmers-market ()

Garden Workshop-Soil and Compost, Part 2 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm 2405 S Cottonwood Lane(Call Victor Ceballos 622-0525 for Registration info)

Parents & Tots Walk (Guided Walk) 10:00AM
Reservations Required/Bring your infant or toddler on this easy, ranger-guided walk as we explore the sights and sounds of the Sonoran Desert/Toddler backpacks are available for loan if you don’t have your own/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)

Discount Ride Monthly Recruiting Event & Open House! 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Event held every second and last Friday of the month/Total Transit operator of Discount Cab is currently seeking drivers to participate in the only locally based rideshare program in the nation, Discount Ride/Visit with us on-site to learn about the benefits of driving with a local rideshare company, to meet with recruiters, and to begin your application/Applications can be completed online prior to the event; eligible applicants will have the opportunity to be interviewed on-site/Please come dressed-to-impress and please feel free to begin an application online at: www.dcjobs.fasthr.net/ApplyForm.aspx?jobcode=IVRCODE4275 For inquires email: discountridetucson@totaltransit.com Discount Ride 829 W. Silverlake Rd. 388-4075

Pima Micro Yacht Club Sailing 12:00PM
PMYC is devoted to the building, sailing and racing of radio controlled model sailing yachts, and to encourage others to join us to try your hand at sailing/It’s easy and fun! Reid Park Small Pond-off 22nd St. across from McDonald's (Jerry 461-6473)

Canyon Quilters 12:00PM - 3:00PM
Bring your quilts and join with other quilters to share projects and problems-All are welcome/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275

PACC Construction Sale 12:00PM - 7:00PM
To celebrate the progress made on Pima Animal Care’s new shelter facility, through the end of the month, all pets at Pima Animal Care Center-dogs and cats, puppies and kittens-will be eligible for a name-your-own-adoption fee/Sale does not include the $17 licensing fee for adult dogs/All adopted pets come spayed or neutered, with up-to-date vaccinations, microchips, and with a free vet visit voucher/Pima Animal Care 4000 N. Silverbell Rd. & Partner PetSmart Stores 724-5900

Wildflowers of Sabino Canyon (Slideshow & Talk) 1:00PM - 1:45PM
Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 5900 N. Sabino Canyon Rd. 749-2861

Drive-Thru Geology (Auto Tour) 2:00PM
Hop in your car for a journey through 25 million years of earth history…in one hour! We’ll observe the varied landforms of the desert-bajadas, washes, outcrops-and find out why geology students from around the world come to see the Rincon Mountain foothills (Hint: it’s the mylonitic gneiss!) 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)

UofA Women's Beach Volleyball vs. New Mexico 3:00PM
Free/Located at the corner of Enke Drive and Campbell Avenue at Jimenez Field 621-CATS

Flandrau Planetarium Friday Shows 4:00PM
$14/$10/Under 3/4PM We Are Stars/5PM Asteroid: Mission Extreme/6PM Touring the Solar System/7PM Mysteries of the Unseen World/8PM Tucson Sky and Beyond/9PM Monthly Laser Light Music Show/UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Cheap Date Nite 4:00PM - 8:00PM
$3 for all Southern AZ Residents age 7 & up/Arizona History Museum 949 E. 2nd St. 628-5774 (Free Parking: AZ Historical Society garage at the NE corner of E. 2nd St. & N. Euclid Ave)

Singles 50+ Activities 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Friday Happy Hour-Ask wait staff for the singles group, then ask for Vera, Leslie or Shirley/Wildflower Restaurant, SW corner of North Oracle Rd. near Ina Rd. www.tucsonsocialsingles.org

All You Can Eat Fish Fry $6! 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Also Specials on Shrimp Baskets, Steak Fingers, Chicken Tenders, Wings, Fries and Onion Rings. Prices ranging from $3.75-$6/Oysters On The Half Shell $10 per dozen/ 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com

Friday Night Drags/Open Test & Tune 6:00PM
Spectator $10/Children 12 & under Free/Tucson Dragway 12000 S Houghton Rd. 762-9700 (Gates Open 4PM)

UofA Women's Beach Volleyball vs. Santa Clara 6:00PM
Free/Located at the corner of Enke Drive and Campbell Avenue at Jimenez Field 621-CATS

Stargazing at Historic Canoa Ranch 6:00PM - 9:00PM
$5 suggested donation/6PM-7PM Come before dark to enjoy a presentation by Dr. Grant Williams, Director of the Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory/7PM-9PM Sonora Astronomical Society volunteers set up telescopes for celestial viewing and provide an introduction to the night sky/Bring your flashlight and lawn chai-All ages welcome/Weather permitting/Historic Hacienda de la Canoa 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd-Green Valley 724-5220

Adult Painting Class (Vino) 6:30PM
$35/Grab a friend and follow our instructor's step by step instructions while you sip some wine and create your own beautiful masterpiece! 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd Ste. #160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com

Dinner Theater

Mystery & Magic Dinner Theater at the Five Palms! 6:30PM
Dinner Theater Playhouse! Take a full three course table-served fine dining experience; combine it with a classic, hilarious 3-act, interactive Comedy Murder Mystery Whodunit; throw in the setting of an award winning Magic Performance and be prepared for one of the most unique and memorable experiences of a lifetime/Watch an audience volunteer actually be sawn in half/Solve the crime, and possibly win the prize! Five Palms Steak & Seafood Restaurant 3500 E. Sunrise Dr. 861-4800 or 800-266-4800 for tickets www.MysteryDinner.Theater ()

Greg Morton & Friends 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Joined with a rotating cast of musicians, ths bluegrass night is sure not to disappoint/La Cocina Restaurant & Cantina-Courtyard 201 N Court Ave. 622-0351

UofA Baseball vs. Southern California 7:00PM
$5-$8/Hi Corbett Field 700 S. Randolph Way 621-CATS

Tucson Roadrunners Hockey vs. San Diego Gulls 7:00PM
$11 & up/The first 1,500 fans in attendance will receive an Inaugural Season Trading Card set presented by Desert Diamond Casino/Tucson Arena 260 S Church Ave. 791-4101 OR 866-77-HOCKEY

El Tambó Fest! Música Tropical in the Borderlands 7:00PM
$10, 21+/With La Misa Negra, Vox Urbana and more! Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848

Metal Fest IX 7:00PM
$5/$8, All Ages/Music by Harlette-The Billy Moon Project-Tribulance-Ashbury-Push-Broken/Rialto Theatre 18 E. Congress St. 740-1000

Truth To Power: Writers Respond to the Rhetoric of Hate & Fear 7:00PM
With contributors Karen Brennan, Alison Deming, Tyler Meier, Kim Nicolini, William Pitt Root, Peggy Shumaker, Aisha Sabitini Sloan, Pam Uschuk and Bill Wetzel/357 page collection of poetry and prose by 116 writers affirming the necessity for racial equality, gender equality, gay rights, immigrant rights, human rights, wilderness preservation, the addressing of climate change, and an end to the corporate rule of our country/Antigone Books 411 N. 4th Ave. 792-3715

The Curse of the Pirate's Gold! (Opening) 7:00PM
Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $17.95/Children $9.95/ 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com

Comedy Night: Variety Comedy Show 7:00PM - 9:00PM
The Comedy Temple presents a variety comedy show! You may see improv, stand-up, sketch, musical, and who knows what else/The show changes every week with new groups from the community-We don't know what you will see we just know you will laugh/The Screening Room 127 E Congress St. 882-0204

Night Walk 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Join a park naturalist explore and experience the Sonoran Desert at night-Dress for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water and a flashlight/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $10 per vehicle/weekly pass) Space is limited~Reservations Required

Latin Comedy Jam 7:00PM - 9:00PM
$16-$25/Featuring the funniest touring comics to take the stage, introducing our guests to the next big stars of comedy, in addition to a hilarious show from the first joke to the last/TCC Leo Rich Theater 260 S Church Ave. 791-4101

Combo Unico~HOT HOT HOT Dance Party! 7:00PM - 9:00PM
$12.50/Combo Unico is excited to bring you their sexy salsa rhythms! 13005 N Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com

7:30PM
STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical night in Phoenix! Much more than a magic show, it's a FUN Old-World Illusion Show mystifying locals, snowbirds, and travelers alike. Catch the longest running Arizona theater show in history and experience the “Magic, Mystery, and OOOH La La!” Biltmore Resort 2400 E. Missouri Ave-Phoenix 615-5299 WWW.CARNIVALOFILLUSION.COM Arizona

Twelfth Night 7:30PM
$28/By William Shakespeare~Directed by Brent Gibbs/Washed ashore after a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a boy and finds employment in the service of Orsino, the Duke of Ilyria/Charged with wooing Lady Olivia, the object of the Duke’s infatuation, Viola finds herself in the middle of the strangest love triangle ever formed/Lady Olivia falls for Viola, while Viola falls for the Duke/Mayhem, mix-ups and foolery abound in this delightful comedy/UA Theatre Arts-Marroney Theatre 1025 N. Olive Rd 621-1162

UA Presents: Steppin' Out Live 7:30PM
$40 & up/An intimate evening with Ben Vereen who has been dazzling audiences around the world! The show highlights this Tony Award-winning performer’s unique artistry, combining a tribute to Broadway and Frank Sinatra/Stevie Eller Dance Theatre 1737 E University Blvd. 621-1162

Shooting Columbus 7:30PM
$14/$19.50/$23.50 “How would your life be different if Christopher Columbus had been assassinated?” performance examining the consequences of time travel and the current resistance of Native people in the face of continual oppression by the United States government/La Pillita 420 S. Main Ave. 882-7406 for ticket info

The Language Archive by Julia Cho 7:30PM
$25/$22 In this lyrical, bittersweet comedy, George, a linguist consumed with preserving the dying languages of far-flung cultures, is losing his chance to preserve another language when its last two speakers refuse to talk to each other/In his own life however, language is failing him/He has no words to express how he feels toward his wife and is entirely oblivious of his lab assistant and her deep feelings for him/Alliance Performance Center of Tucson (APCOT) Theater 8892 E. Tanque Verde Rd. (Winding Road Theater 401-3626)

Not Burnt Out Just Unscrewed Improv Comedy Troupe 7:30PM
$5/Tired of going to the movies? In the mood for something different? Why not try a hilarious Improv Comedy Show? Family Friendly Show! 3244 E. Speedway Blvd. (across from The Loft Cinema) 289-8076 www.unscrewedtheater.org (Tickets available online or at the door)

Below the Belt (Preview) 7:30PM
$15/Three men face off somewhere in an anonymous factory; one bullying and truculent, one ambitious and evasive, and the third a trembling mass of insecurity and arrogance-These characters are irresistibly funny as they maneuver in their pointless quest for status/Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242

Music by Flipside 8:30PM
$5 cover/$1 Beer Night/The Maverick Country Club 6622 E. Tanque Verde 298-0430

Flash Back Friday 8:30PM
Gigi and the Glow entertain and dance to 80's music/Five Palms Restaurant 3500 E. Sunrise Dr. 615-5555

Karaoke with Martha! 9:00PM
Tell her the name of the song or the artist and she's got it! There is always room in the rotation and great voices of all ages! The show doesn't stop until 2AM/ 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com

DJ Obi Wan Kenobi 9:00PM
Free, 21+/All the best Top-40, Hip-Hop, Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Reggaeton, and of course all your favorite dance songs from the 70s, 80s & 90s/Casino Del Sol-Paradiso Bar & Lounge 5655 W Valencia Rd. 855-765-7829

The Rap Van Season 1 Recap & Repair Fundraiser 9:00PM
21+ event/191 Toole at 191 E Toole Ave. 445-6425

HOT ERA! Dance Party 10:00PM
Free/Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300

Music by Los Guapos with guest Gidzillah (From Bisbee) 10:00PM
$5/Surly Wench Pub 424 N 4th Ave. 882-0009

Cult Classic-Big Trouble in Little China (PG-13) 10:00PM
$6/$5 (1986) Starring Kurt Russell, John Carpenter’s colorful, kooky, ‘everything-but-the-kitchen-sink’ supernatural kung fu fantasy comedy action flick is an uproariously rampaging adventure in the grand tradition of 1930s cliffhanger serials/The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844

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