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Friday, December 14, 2018

Murder at the Magic Show! TONIGHT!
Get Tickets for the Dinner Theater Playhouse! Classic Comedy Murder Mystery! Partake in an abundance of the best magic, mystery, murder and mayhem that Tucson has to offer/Enjoy all the madcap antics with tons of opportunity for audience volunteer interaction and participation creating a veritable plethora of downright fun! See a volunteer from the audience sawn in half/You'll be mystified, amazed and filled with non-stop laughter! Enjoy a delicious actor-served candle-lit 3-course dinner with a hilarious murder mystery 3-act play and a magic show! Marrying the best of two of the most popular live theater performing arts genres with an executive chef prepared fine dining experience; this dinner show is sure to please! Mystery & Magic Dinner Theater Playhouse at Skyline Country Club 5200 E. St. Andrews Dr. 861-4800 or 800-266-4800 for tickets www.MysteryDinner.Theater ()

Christmas Dinner Donations
Homeless Veterans, their families, those going into transitional housing and blind rehab veterans from our VA hospital join us for a Christmas dinner and make selections from your donations for this event on Sunday December 16th from 11AM-2PM at American Legion Post #7, 330 W. Franklin St. Your donations of gently used clothing for adults and children will be a great gift for our homeless veterans and families and veterans entering transitional housing/We are collecting donations until Friday, December 14th. Please call our secretary at 742-0468

! A Very RETRO Chrstmas!
Your quirky Aunt throws holiday parties each with plenty of fun, games & prizes, but this year she has really out done herself/She has announced, this year, the winner of her games will receive over $100,000 in stocks, bonds & checks~She thinks you are too modern, so she's set your team up with a Christmas game right out of 1978/Can you disconnect from the modern era & rely only on your teamwork and wit to have a very RETRO Christmas and get the $100k?! (This room is NOT wheelchair accessible. Customers must be able to walk down and up a flight of stairs) 406 N. Church Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: 2018 for 18% off (By appointment only)

Guided Bird Walk 8:15AM
Join volunteer guide, Mary Ellen, each first and second Friday mornings/Oracle is a beautiful, quiet park at about 4500 feet elevation, with different habitat than Tucson, offering a chance to see higher elevation species-Meet at the Kannally Ranch House parking lot/Oracle State Park 3820 Wildlife Dr-Oracle (Free with paid park entry-$7 per vehicle) 896-2425

Holiday Art Festival 10:00AM - 5:00PM
50 of Tucson’s finest artisans will be offering their unique, hand crafted items in a wide variety of media-Look for the white tents; free admission and plenty of free parking/6346 N. Oracle Rd.(southeast corner of Oracle & Orange Grove)

Guest Artist! 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Chris Bubany and Friends Gallery has a guest artist at the gallery! Julie Rose and her cowboy/western jewelry! La Plaza Shoppes 6500 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 885-1966 www.chrisbubanyandfriendsgallery.com

11th Annual Mercado Holiday Bazaar 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Featuring 60+ makers, artists, and collectors! A family-friendly outdoor holiday shopping event! Mercado San Agustin 100 S Avenida del Convento 461-1107

Antique, Vintage, & Collectable Book Fair 10:00AM - 9:00PM
Free/Antique, vintage, and collectable book fair benefitting Tell Me A Good Story educational nonprofit/Inside Foothills Mall north of movie theaters 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd.

Catalina Art Lovers Book Club 10:30AM - 12:00PM
December's book: In Sunlight or in Shadow by Lawrence Block/Dewhirst-Catalina Library 15631 N. Oracle Rd-Catalina 594-5240

Saguaro Time Hike (Guided Hike) 11:00AM
What was it like to live in a Cactus Forest? What do people do in this valley today? And what about an uncertain future? Explore all three eras on a short hike to the Loma Verde Copper Mine historic site-Comfortable walking shoes and water are recommended/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)

Investigation of the 1000 Year Old Rock Art! (Walk: 45 minutes, ¼ miles) 11:15AM
Become a Rock Art Detective and investigate the who, when, and how mysteries of the 1000 year old Hohokam Petroglyphs-Meet at Signal Hill at 11:15AM/Plan for 20 minutes of driving time to location from the visitor center-An optional 1/4 mile hike will follow the program, discussing some of the common plants and animals found here in the desert/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)

Scrooge, a Gaslight Musical! 12:00PM
$22.95/$20.95/$$12.95 4 Times: Noon/3PM/6PM & 8:30PM/Celebrate the Holiday Season Gaslight-style with this enchanting adaptation of Dickens’ heart-lifting classic tale of magical spirits in a colorful and humorous 1950’s Christmas/Join the cast of characters as they open the eyes of the crotchety Ebenezer Scrooge to the true meaning and joy of Christmas! 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com ()

Drawing from Life, Drawing for Life 12:30PM - 2:30PM
Teaching artist and dancer Lynn Fleischman will give participants a taste of drawing from direct observation and talk about how an ongoing drawing practice opens up new possibilities in life/Oro Valley Public Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr. 594-5580 (Registration Required)

Green Valley Village Holiday Spectacular 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Holiday Artisans, Live Music, Photos with Santa, Luminary Stroll with Holiday Displays, Free Refreshments and Raffles! 101 S La Canada Dr-Green Valley 625-6551

Master Gardeners Presentation: Arid Land Plants 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Learn the best drought-tolerant plants for our region (aside from cactus and succulents) You can have a lush landscape full of shrubs, flowers, and trees that all thrive on little water/Oro Valley Public Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr. 594-5580

2 for 1 Admission Night 4:00PM - 8:00PM
$5 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)

Friday Night Date Night - Glassblowing Ornaments 5:00PM - 8:00PM
30 minute class for two people/Sonoran Glass School turns down the lights and puts on romantic music while you and someone special make your own glass holiday ornament in our glassblowing studio-Couples are welcome to bring their own beverage, beer, or wine to enjoy/Sonoran Glass School 633 W. 18th St. 884-7814 (Call for price and signup info)

Friday Fish Fry 5:00PM - 8:00PM
$6/$13.50 Cod-Shrimp-Chicken-Flat Iron Steaks-Burgers all served with sides/Sabbar Shrine Center 450 S Tucson Blvd. 624-2509

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

69th Annual Winterhaven Festival Of Lights 5:00PM - 10:00PM
December 8th–26th/Tour our lights on a hayride wagon, a bus trolley, a pedal-powered group bike! You can also see the lights on foot/The Festival is free to attend~However we ask everyone to bring a donation of food or money for the Community Food Bank of Southern AZ/Winterhaven is located between Prince Rd. & Ft Lowell Rd. and Tucson Blvd. & Country Club Rd. www.winterhavenfestival.org

Santa at Little Anthony's Diner! 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Santa makes his annual appearance at Little Anthony's Diner on the dates listed! Get a FREE photo with Santa when you bring in a non-perishable food item donation to benefit the Tucson Community Food Bank! Little Anthony's Diner
7010 E Broadway Blvd. 296-0456 www.littleanthonysdiner.com

Holiday Nights~A Million Lights! 5:30PM - 8:30PM
$16/$12 ($3 for children 12 & under) Stroll along paths garlanded with over a million twinkling lights while musicians and artists perform throughout the Gardens-sip hot chocolate and enjoy tasty treats! Tohono Chul Park 7366 N. Paseo del Norte 742-6455

Enchanted Snowfall 6:00PM - 6:45PM
The entire family can see snow falling into the beautiful Courtyard every Friday and Saturday evening at 6PM and 6:45PM through December 22nd/Stop by and sip on yummy hot chocolate {provided by Blanco Tacos + Tequila} and live music! La Encantada 2905 E. Skyline Dr. 299-3566

11th Annual Nativity Quest 2018 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Hosted by MyChurch Sahuarita/Easy and Free family fun! Enjoy complimentary hot cider and cocoa/Experience the birth story of Jesus through a series of live scenes and view Christmas lights throughout Rancho Sahuarita/Start at the parking lot of Sahuarita Lake Park in Rancho Sahuarita to receive directions for your drive 15466 S Rancho Sahuarita Blvd-Sahuarita (Karina 647-9740)

Zoo Lights 2018 (Holiday Zootique-finish your holiday shopping) 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$10 Adults/$6 Children (2-14) Children under 2 are free/Presented by Tucson Electric Power-Thousands of twinkling lights, light displays and animal-themed light sculptures, hot chocolate and family fun! Reid Park Zoo 3400 Zoo Court 791-3204

Christmas in the Desert 6:00PM - 8:30PM
$10 Adults 13+/$8 Kids 3-12/2 & under Free/Historic Wagon Rides-60,000 Christmas Lights, Santa, S'mores, Hot Cocoa, and more! La Posta Quemada Ranch in Colossal Cave Mountain Park 16721 E. Old Spanish Trail-Vail 647-3450

How Cool is This! 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Come meet Marilyn and Elvis at Little Anthony's Diner! They will be entertaining guests, walking around, taking photos! That's right, LIVE MUSIC is now happening on Friday and Saturday nights! Little Anthony's Diner 7010 E. Broadway 296-0456 www.LittleAnthonysDiner.com

Jazz Band Concert & Silent Auction 6:30PM
$5/Rincon University High School Jazz Band has been invited to perform in December in Chicago, IL at The Midwest Clinic, the oldest and largest conference in the world for band and orchestra educators/It is an honor to be selected and we are the first group from Tucson to be given this distinction since it started in 1946! This concert is a fundraiser to help cover the cost for the students/Auction begins at 6:30PM and the concert begins at 7:30PM/Rincon University High School Auditorium 421 N Arcadia Blvd. (Band office 232-5834)

Dinner Theater

Murder at the Magic Show!! 6:30PM
Get Tickets for the Dinner Theater Playhouse! Classic Comedy Murder Mystery! Partake in an abundance of the best magic, mystery, murder and mayhem that Tucson has to offer/Enjoy all the madcap antics with tons of opportunity for audience volunteer interaction and participation creating a veritable plethora of downright fun! See a volunteer from the audience sawn in half/You'll be mystified, amazed and filled with non-stop laughter! Enjoy a delicious actor-served candle-lit 3-course dinner with a hilarious murder mystery 3-act play and a magic show! Marrying the best of two of the most popular live theater performing arts genres with an executive chef prepared fine dining experience; this dinner show is sure to please! Mystery & Magic Dinner Theater Playhouse at Skyline Country Club 5200 E. St. Andrews Dr. 861-4800 or 800-266-4800 for tickets www.MysteryDinner.Theater ()

14th Annual Lessons & Carols by Candlelight, Love’s Pure Light 7:00PM
$40 for premium tickets/$25 for general admission~Presented by True Concord Voices & Orchestra/This season’s holiday concert is a homage to the 200th anniversary of one of the most famous and moving Christmas carols, “Silent Night, Holy Night.” In the intimate glow of candlelight, the Christmas story will be told through readings and song/St. Francis in the Valley Episcopal Church 600 South La Cañada Dr-Green Valley (401-2651 for tickets)

A Christmas Carol and Dickens Festival 7:00PM
$20 General/$15 Senior (65+) Students & Military/$10 Children (12 & under) Ticket Prices Increase by $5 at the Door/Presented by Arts Express’/This celebrated musical theatre production of the timeless classic captivates audiences with its brilliant cast, dynamic live orchestra and dazzling costumes/Explore the merry old streets of London, with holiday amusement, merry merchants, jolly musicians & carolers, scrumptious food & treats, and roaming Victorian era characters! Berger Performing Arts Center 1200 W Speedway Blvd. (319-0400 for tickets)

Snoopy!!! 7:00PM
$12/$10 Tuneful! Charming! Hilarious! Yes, SNOOPY!!! The musical sequel to "YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN" deserves each of its three exclamation points/Based on the beloved Peanuts comic strip by Charles Schulz, the show sparkles with wit and warmth as it depicts life as seen through the eyes of Schulz’s unforgettable characters-Fun for audiences of all ages! Live Theatre Workshop Family Theatre 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242

17th Annual production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker Ballet 7:00PM
$12-$18/Presented by Ballet Rincon/Included are preshow lobby performances of seasonal music featuring The Vail Youth Symphony, Brice Winston and his Tucson Jazz Institute Concord Combo, and others-Come early! Vail Theatre of the Arts 10701 E Mary Ann Cleveland Way 879-3925

All Right Now Dance Party! 7:00PM - 9:30PM
$12.50 The Rillito River Band is comprised of long time Tucsonans whose musical roots are steeped in rock n’ roll, folk- rock and folk music/Influences range from mariachi music to Cream, from James Taylor to The Cure, from The Beatles to Kris Kristofferson, from Van Morrison to The Eagles, all of whose songs you may hear at their performances along with a smattering of originals/ 13005 N Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com

Music by Baba Marimba 7:00PM - 10:00PM
$5/World Dance Music and Fantastic Fun/Monterey Court 505 W Miracle Mile 207-2429

Harpdog Brown & The Uptown Blues Band 7:00PM - 11:00PM
A vintage New Orleans Blues sound featuring slide trombone, keyboards, bass and drums and often a sax and clarinet/House of Bards 4915 E Speedway Blvd. 327-2011 for ticket info

The Music Man 7:30PM
$46 & up/Presented by the Arizona Theatre Company/Trouble’s comin'....The irresistible 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, The Music Man is American musical theatre at its best/Temple of Music and Art 330 S. Scott Ave. 622-2823

Noche De Flamenco 7:30PM
With Gabriel Ayala, Domingo DeGrazia & Ismael Barajas/$25 advance / $30 day of show (reduced rates for youth) Three of Tucson’s finest guitarists present an evening of flamenco guitar extraordinaire/Sea of Glass Center for the Arts 330 E. 7th St. 398-2542

Constellations by Nick Payne 7:30PM
$25/$20 Presented by Something Something Theatre/Man meets woman. Maybe they fall in love, maybe they don’t, and maybe every possibility happens in every possible universe/A dreamlike story of love and quantum physics/The Community Playhouse 1881 N. Oracle Rd. 468-6111

Windham Hill Artists present Winter’s Solstice 7:30PM
$32 & up/Windham Hill founder and Grammy Award-winning guitarist Will Ackerman; singer, fiddler, pianist and songwriter Barbara Higbie; Cellist Mia Pixley, pianist/composer Liz Story, and composer and guitarist/multi-instrumentalist Todd Boston come together for a joyous, one-of-a-kind holiday experience/Fox Tucson Theatre 17 W Congress St. 574-3040

Carols of Triumphant Joy! 7:30PM - 9:30PM
$18/$20 Presented by the Arizona Repertory Singers/Arizona Repertory Singers presents holiday favorites and new works, including Thomas Juneau's "Et in Terra Pax" and David Bednall's "Noe Noe." St. Alban's Episcopal Church 3738 N. Old Sabino Canyon Rd. (329-7175 for more info)

Comedian Sam Fedele 8:00PM
$12.50/$17.50 2 Shows: 8PM & 10:30PM/Featuring Jono Zalay/Sam is a comedy club and college favorite nationwide, and has been seen on NBC, Comedy Central, the PAX Network and CBC Television in Canada/Laff's Comedy Cafe 2900 E. Broadway Blvd. 32-Funny

Free Dance Class 8:30PM
The Latin Band Zona Libre will be playing every Friday/Free Free Salsa/Bachata dance class with entry 8:30PM to 9:30PM/Dancing from 9:30PM till midnight/All Ages-Singles & Couples ($5 Music charge-cash) Brother John’s 1801 N Stone (Magic Mikey 444-0439)

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

Music by State of Mind 9:00PM
No Cover/Great local classic rock band /Edge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027

Cult Classics-Tokyo Godfathers (PG-13) 10:00PM
$6/$5 (2003) This heartfelt, oddball holiday adventure from celebrated anime director Satoshi Kon (Paprika; Perfect Blue) is a one-of-a-kind Christmas tale filled with laughs, action and gorgeous animation (in Japanese with English subtitles) The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844

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