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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)
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: "SUMMER" for 20% off (By appointment only)
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure!
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)
Tucson Petting Zoo! 8:00AM
$8 a person/Open Hours Open 8AM-11AM OR 6PM-9PM/Includes food for all the animals and a full tour! Come down and meet capybaras, tortoise, goats, chickens, porcupines and lots more! Funny Foot Farms 2405 W. Wetmore Rd. 399-6555 www.tucsonpettingzoo.com OR www.facebook.com/FunnyFootFarm
Beat the Heat Summer Pass! 10:00AM
Summer Pass Only $20-Unlimited admission through June & July which includes access to Weekly Project Go Wild Workshops and Story times Pass valid for 2 adults & their children under 18/International Wildlife Museum 4800 W Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.TheWildlifeMuseum.org
Meet a Sheriff 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Hey kids, come learn about how to become a sheriff! Find out what you do on an average day as a sheriff/Then we will take a field trip to the parking lot to see police vehicles and across the way to the sheriff's office/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275
Banner UMC Farmers’ Market 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Open to the public/Great lunchtime meals, produce, gluten-free and vegan cookies, art, massage/UAMC College of Medicine 1501 N Campbell Ave. 261-6982 www.foodinroot.com/farmersmarkets/umc-farmers-market (SEE MORE INFO-BANNER UMC)
Strings Attached Knitting Meet-Up 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Adults & Teens/Free range knitters and crocheters of every skill level share conversation, inspiration, patterns and perspectives in a lively atmosphere of fiber and fun/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Lizards are Hot, Lizards are Cool (Talk) 2:15PM - 2:45PM
Lizards are small denizens of the desert that are a critical component of our desert community/Find out what it means when they do pushups or exhibit other odd behaviors-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)
A Century of Tales (Presentation) 3:00PM
Join us as we review a century of fun and interesting stories from those who lived and worked in what today is Saguaro National Park-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)
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)
The K12 Public School at Home Tour 5:00PM - 8:00PM
An exciting alternative to traditional public school will be rolling into Tucson-An interactive, mobile unit that features a colorful, inviting space with six distinctive areas designed to introduce parents and students to the programs, curricula and opportunities offered through a virtual, K12 program/Tucson is the second of 15 cities in 11 states the national tour will visit this summer/K12 is the leader in tuition-free online public education, which provides students with a flexible curriculum that fits any schedule/Reid Park Zoo 3400 E. Zoo Ct. 855-K12-TOUR
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
2 Times: 6PM & 8:30PM, Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $19.95/Children $11.95/Mammoth City can breathe a sigh of relief now that Gnatman has captured the sinister Jester and this Master of Mayhem is safely behind bars... OR IS HE? Suddenly, the masked crusader is faced with his biggest challenge yet/Not only is the Jester back, he has enlisted the Legion of E.V.I.L.! Will Gnatman alone be able to ward off this threat or will he need help from a very unlikely source? Join us and find out what tricks the Jester has up his sleeve and how Gnatman will keep Mammoth City free of crime! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE GNATMAN ARTICLE)
Free Movies in the Park-Jumanji 6:00PM
Communications Cox invites area residents to bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a free movie on a 40-foot tall screen under the stars/Food vendors, live music, jumping castles, and arts and crafts exhibits will be set up for guests to enjoy/Unique activities will be highlighted and will rotate at each movie, including community demonstrations, special guest appearances and fun activities for children (Movie starts at Dusk approx. 7:45PM) Reid Park-Demeester Performing Arts Pavilion (SAACA 797-3959)
Learn Self Defense 6:00PM - 7:15PM
Free self-defense class for mature teens and older! Oro Valley ATA Martial Arts 11133 N. La Canada Drive #109 877-7767
Reid Park Zoo Summer Safari Nights 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Enjoy the Zoo each Friday during cooler evening temperatures with the added benefits of live music & family-friendly animal features/Reid Park Zoo 3400 E Zoo Ct. 791-3204
Tucson Petting Zoo 1 Year Anniversary Party! 6:00PM - 10:00PM
We will be serving free hot dogs at the farm! Come help us celebrate and see how far the farm has come in one year/Price is the normal admission of $8 a person that includes food for all the animals and a full tour! Come down and meet capybaras, tortoise, goats, chickens, porcupines and lots more! Funny Foot Farms 2405 W. Wetmore Rd. 399-6555 www.tucsonpettingzoo.com OR www.facebook.com/FunnyFootFarm
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)
Adult Painting Class (Bicycle with Succulents) 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
Trivia for Dummies Every Friday 6:30PM - 9:00PM
½ price beers awarded each round, $20 Grand Prize! Food Truck Here/Catalina Brewing Co. 6918 North Camino Martin 392-3622
Boot Scootin’ Country Western Dance Party! 7:00PM
$12.50/It’s time to put on your Wranglers, shine up your belt buckle, and dust off your hat! Tucson favorites the Buckboard Band will twang their way through a mix of classic country hits that will be sure to get your boots a-tappin’ and fingers snappin’. We’ll clear out the front seating section so there will be plenty of room for dancing, the kitchen and bar will be open for food and drinks, and the band will be rockin’! Feel free to cut a rug or just sit back and enjoy the music, either way we’ll have a down-home good time! The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com
Music by Niki J. Crawford 7:00PM - 10:00PM
$13, R&B/Monterey Court 505 W Miracle Mile 207-2429
The Milk Carton Kids 7:30PM
$27 & up/Guitars and gorgeous harmonies weave a spell that is captivating audiences from coast to coast/Fox Tucson Theatre 17 West Congress St. 547-3040
Red, White, and Tuna 7:30PM
$18/$20 They're back, Y'all! We are proud to present the third in this series of hilarious plays, set in the fictional town of Tuna, the "third smallest" town in the state of Texas/Keith Wick and Stephen Frankenfield play the entire cast of more than 20 eccentric male and female characters of various ages-This silly comedy is an affectionate and satirical commentary on small-town, Southern life and attitudes/Alongside Tuna's perennial favorite characters, new Tuna residents burst into the 4th of July Tuna High School Class Reunion, setting the stage for a show full of fireworks and fun/Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242
Comedian Ivan Pecel 8:00PM
$12.50/$17.50 2 Shows: 8PM & 10:30PM/Featuring Rich Slaton/Laff's Comedy Caffe 2900 E. Broadway Blvd. 32-Funny
Who's Bad - The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience 8:00PM
$20/$18, All Ages/The Rialto Theatre 318 E Congress St. 740-1000
Free Dance Class 8:30PM
The Latin Band Zona Libre will be playing every Friday/Free Dance Lesson with entry 8:30PM to 9:30PM/Dancing from 9:30PM till midnight/All Ages-Singles & Couples (Cover $5) Zona Libare 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/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
Cult Classics-Creature from the Black Lagoon in 3D (Not Rated) 10:00PM
$6/$5 (1954) Filled with unforgettably iconic images, the most famous being the oddly romantic synchronized swimming scene between the Gill Man and his lovely prey, Creature from the Black Lagoon was the last of the classic Universal Studios creature features, spawning two Creature sequels (not to mention serving as inspiration for Spielberg’s Jaws and Guillermo del Toro’s recent Oscar-winner, The Shape of Water) The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
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