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Murder at the Magic Show!
Get Tickets for the Dinner Theater Playhouse! Every Friday & Saturday Night at 6:30PM/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 (SEE MYSTERY & MAGIC ARTICLE)
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!
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 406 N. Church Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: 2018 for 18% off (By appointment only)
Guided Bird Walk 8:00AM
Join Jim or Max, experienced birders and park volunteers lead this bird walk through the foothills of the Catalina Mountains/Park's birders and volunteers will help participants spot and identify various birds that live within and visit our beautiful park/Beginning birders and seasond veterans of the sport are all welcome! Please bring binoculars and a bird guide (guide not mandatory) Walk lasts several hours-Meet at the Main Trailhead Stage (picnic/concert area) Catalina State Park 11570 N. Oracle Rd. 628-5798 (Park Entrance Fee $7 per Vehicle)
Teen Leaders Against Hunger Workshop and Volunteer Experience 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Are you concerned about hunger in Tucson? Do you want to get involved? Spend a day at the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona and you will be equipped with leadership experience that you can use in college and beyond/This workshop is open to all high school students and includes a lunch for every participant-At the end of the day every participant will be given a Certificate of Completion to show that they volunteered and gained leadership experience/Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona 3003 S Country Club Rd. 622-0525 to register
Banner UMC Farmers’ Market 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Open to the public/Over 20 vendors/UAMC College of Medicine 1501 N Campbell Ave. 261-6982 www.foodinroot.com/farmersmarkets/umc-farmers-market (SEE MORE INFO-BANNER UMC)
Southern Arizona Clay Artists Show 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Come out to show your support of 25 Juried artist /members presenting their finest work/Free Admission During Sale/Tohono Chul Park 7366 N Paseo Del Norte 742-6455
Southwest American Indian Collectors Expo 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Representing the arts & crafts of 2700 artists from 80+ tribal nations of North America since 1969! See a 30-year turquoise stone collection, buy bead supplies, see demonstrators (beadwork, basketry, and kachina carving) and performances (flutists, hoop dancers), and have custom jewelry made by the silversmiths/Free parking and admission! The Old Cineplex Theater 1055 W. Grant Rd. at I-10
Cult Classics: Kiki’s Delivery Service (G) 11:00AM
$6/$5 (1989) Dubbed in English/Legendary filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki’s first big U.S. success tells the story of a resourceful young witch who uses her broom to create a delivery service, only to lose her gift of flight in a moment of self-doubt/The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
Nature Stories at Agua Caliente Park 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Free/Join us outdoors for a nature-themed story hour and art activity/This program is a partnership between Pima County and Tucson Audubon Society/Children ages 2-5 with an adult companion/Pima County Agua Caliente Park 12325 E. Roger Rd. 724-5375
93rd Annual La Fiesta de los Vaqueros-Tucson Rodeo 12:30PM
$15-$31/4 to 6 year olds RAM Mutton Bustin’/6 to 15 year old cowboys and cowgirls competing in the Justin Junior Rodeo/Pro Rodeo kicks off at 2PM and includes bareback riding, steer wrestling, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, team roping, women’s barrel racing and bull riding/ProRodeo clown of the year Justin Rumford entertains throughout the day/Tucson Rodeo Grounds 4823 S. Sixth Ave. 800-964-5662 (Gates Open 11AM)
Wildflowers of Sabino Canyon Slideshow and Talk 1:00PM - 1:45PM
Free/Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 5900 N. Sabino Canyon Rd. 749-2861
Family Volunteer Day 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Join us and help us lead the way to a healthy, hunger-free community with the whole family! Bring the kids to participate in family-friendly volunteer activities in our warehouse/CFB Tucson 3003 S. Country Club Rd. 622-0525 for more info
Underwater Explorers: UA Students Teach the Sea 3:30PM - 4:45PM
UA Marine Biology students lead programs that teach kids (ages 8-15) about the ocean, ocean life, water and water cycles, and much more/Come and experiment, put your hands in slime, see creatures from the deep and do activities that spark the imagination and beef up your brain matter! Woods Memorial Library 3455 N 1st Ave. 594-5445
Two for One Admission 4:00PM - 8:00PM
$5 per person, 6 & under Free/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)
Music by Jason & Michelle 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Free/A husband & wife folk duo take the stage from Columbus Ohio during our happy hour/Monterey Court 505 W Miracle Mile 207-2429
National Tortilla Chip Day 5:00PM - 8:00PM
A fantastic pairing of Beers, Chips, and Dip/1912 Brewing Co 2045 N Forbes Blvd. 256-4851
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/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
The Lone Stranger! 6:00PM
2 Times: 6PM & 8:30PM Adults $20.95/Seniors, Students, Military $18.95/Children $10.95/Wearing a mask to protect his identity, The Lone Stranger fights to bring justice to the lawless frontier. Astride his white stallion, Thunder, he strikes terror into the hearts of the gunslingers of the Old West. Join him and his friend Tonka, as they come to the aid of those in need as the Gaslight Theatre Gallops into the sunset with The Lone Stranger!” The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE THE LONE STRANGER ARTICLE)
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 (SEE MYSTERY & MAGIC ARTICLE)
Painting Class (Prickly Pear) 6:30PM - 8:30PM
$29/painter, Drinks are available for purchase, Wine $5, $6 or $7 per glass, Beer $4/Bring a friend and follow our instructor's step by step instructions while you create your own beautiful masterpiece! Creative Juice 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd Ste. #160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com
Author Event 7:00PM
Victor Lodato, author of Edgar & Lucy/Antigone Books 411 N. 4th Ave. 792-3715
Motionless in White - The Graveyard Shift Tour 7:00PM
$25-$28, All Ages/Featuring Every Time I Die, Chelsea Grin, Ice Nine Kills/The Rialto Theatre 318 E Congress St. 740-1000
Shark Island 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Free Admission/Sponsored by The UofA Institute of The Environment/Join underwater photographer Samantha Schwann for a presentation on the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Cocos Island, as part of her long-term photographic project on oceanic Hope Spots/Ecologically unique areas of the ocean, Hope Spots are designated for protection under a global conservation campaign overseen by Mission Blue/“Shark Island” is one of the largest schooling Hammerhead populations in the world, as well as Tiger, Silvertip, Blacktip, Galapagos, and White Tip sharks/Center for Creative Photography 1030 N Olive Rd. 621-7968
UA Dance Ensemble: Dances Near & Far 7:30PM
$35-$15/We begin the journey in Greece, where choreographer Michael Williams paints the mythological river between Earth and the Underworld with primal movement and power in his piece STYX-An intense score by the Israeli trance band, Infected Mushroom, provides the musical backdrop/Stevie Eller Dance Theatre 1737 E. University Blvd. 621-1162
The Best Brothers 7:30PM
$18/$20 A bittersweet comedy from one of Canada's most beloved playwrights, Bunny Best has met her unfortunate end after a mishap at a Gay Pride parade/Now her two sons have the task of arranging her funeral and caring for her most beloved companion, a troublesome Italian greyhound named Enzo/In the bustle of obituary-writing, eulogy-giving, and dog-sitting, sibling rivalry quickly reaches its peak and years of buried contentions surface-A witty and amusing tale of woe/You'll leave the theatre desperately wanting a dog! Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242
Doubt, A Parable 7:30PM
$28/Presented by UofA Repertory Theatre/This drama features a characteristically mistrusting nun and principal named Sister Aloysius, who is certain that Father Flynn has molested Donald Muller, the school’s first “negro” student, soon after the boy’s arrival/A younger and more tender-hearted Sister James wants to believe another story/Set in 1964 in the Bronx’s fictional St. Nicholas Church School, rumors swirl as the story takes on a number of fraught issues that continue to resonate today: race, sexuality, tradition versus modernity and gender in the Catholic church/UofA Marroney Theatre 1025 N Olive Rd. 621-1162
Not Burnt Out Just Unscrewed Improv Comedy Troupe 7:30PM - 9:00PM
$5/As always, we’ll take your suggestions and turn them into comedy scenes and games that are seen once then never again. Plus we’ll keep it clean-so the whole family can enjoy the night together! Unscrewed Theater 3244 E. Speedway Blvd. (across from The Loft Cinema) 289-8076 http://bit.ly/UnscrewedEvents (Tickets available online or at the door)
UofA Women's Basketball vs. Oregon State 8:00PM
UofA McKale Center 1 National Championship Dr. 621-CATS
Music by Foghat 8:00PM
$15 & up/The Classic Rock Band/Desert Diamond Casino 1100 West Pima Mine Rd-Sahuarita 877-777-4212
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/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
4th Friday Free Form Fight Night 9:15PM - 10:45PM
Free/4 teams enter-1 team leaves! Four improv teams compete against each other in head-to-head battles with the winners facing off to be crowned the monthly improv victor! Winning teams move on to defend their title next month/Unscrewed Theater 3244 E. Speedway Blvd. (across from The Loft Cinema) 289-8076 www.unscrewedtheater.org
Cult Classics: Kiki’s Delivery Service (G) 10:00PM
$6/$5 (1989) Subtitled/Legendary filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki’s first big U.S. success tells the story of a resourceful young witch who uses her broom to create a delivery service, only to lose her gift of flight in a moment of self-doubt/The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
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