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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)
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)
Rummage Sale Fundraiser 8:00AM - 4:00PM
From toys, decorations, collection of art books, novels, and kitchen utensils, a huge variety of art supplies, technology and clothing..there is something for everyone/Held inside the air-conditioned gallery for your shopping comfort! WomanKraft Art Center 388 S. Stone Ave. 629-9976
Tucson Petting Zoo! 9:00AM - 7:00PM
$8 a person/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
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)
Nuts about Nature Preschool Hour 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Join us for child-friendly fun as we learn about nature through stories, crafts, and games-Explore a new nature topic each month/Children ages 3-5 with an adult companion-Children free/Adults free with Membership, Non-Member Adult $5 fee/Pima County Agua Caliente Park 12325 E. Roger Rd. 724-5375 For registration information
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
Eos Planetarium Theater Shows 2:00PM
$16/$12, Under 3 free/Perfect Little Planet 2PM (Younger Audiences) Tucson Sky & Beyond 4PM/Laser Stranger Things 5PM/Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity 6PM/Touring the Solar System 7:30PM/Laser Stranger Things 9PM/UA Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR
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)
PCC Women's Soccer vs. FC Tucson (Scrimmage) 4:30PM
Kino Sports Complex North Grandstand 2500 E. Ajo Way (Pima Community College 206-3035)
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)
Adult Painting Class (Sun and Moon) 6:30PM - 8:30PM
This is a Date Night painting and can be painted by two people on two canvases or on a single canvas! Either way looks great! $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
Music for the Soul Dance Party! 7:00PM
$12.50 Looking for some music for your soul, and maybe even your dancing feet? The George Howard Motown and Soul Review joins us for one of our famous dance parties! The front section will be cleared out for your dancing pleasure and from Rock, Jazz, Blues, Pop, R&B and Motown, you will find the best party music in town! The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com
UofA Women's Soccer vs. Albany (Postgame Autographs) 7:00PM
$5/$8 UofA Mulcahy Stadium-Murphey Field 2300 E 15th St. 621-CATS
Bat Biology Workshop 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Bats are amazing mammals-They are the only mammals capable of flight, are able to capture small insects in flight in total darkness and very diverse in species, diet, and lifestyle/Join us for an in-depth presentation of these remarkable, but sometimes misunderstood, creatures-Some of the topics we will cover include bat diversity, echolocation, diet, migration/hibernation, and other facets of bat biology in preparation for our upcoming outdoor bat programs/$10 with membership/$15 Non-member fee/Agua Caliente Park 12325 Agua Caliente Park Rd. 724-5375 for registration info
Free Outdoor Screening: Can't Buy Me Love 7:00PM - 9:00PM
(1987) Ronald Miller is tired of being a nerd, and makes a deal with one of the most popular girls in school to help him break into the "cool" clique-He offers her a thousand dollars to pretend to be his girlfriend for a month/It succeeds, but he soon learns that the price of popularity may be higher than he expected-Starring Patrick Dempsey and Amanda Peterson the film was shot in Tucson at iconic locations like Tucson High and on Speedway Blvd/Geronimo Plaza @ Main Gate Square 814 E University Blvd. 622-8613
Gutenberg! The Musical! 7:30PM - 9:30PM
$15/$20/$25 Hosted by Not Those Wright Brothers/In this two-man musical spoof, a pair of aspiring playwrights perform a backers’ audition for their new project - a big, splashy musical about printing press inventor Johann Gutenberg/With an unending supply of enthusiasm, Bud and Doug sing all the songs and play all the parts in their historical epic, with the hope that one of the producers in attendance will give them a Broadway contract – fulfilling their ill-advised dreams/Catalina Foothills High School Auditorium 4300 E Sunrise Dr. (Facebook)
$51 & up/Fox Tucson Theatre 17 W Congress 547-3040
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)
Music by Side Show 9:00PM
No Cover/Classic Rock, Pop Rock, Hard Rock, Dance/Edge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027
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-Clue (PG) 10:00PM
$6/$5 (1985) Who killed Mr. Boddy, and in what room with what weapon? In this cult-tastic spoof of McCarthy-era paranoia and 1950s wholesomeness, the crazed characters and crackerjack plot are drawn from the popular Parker Brothers board game of the same name/The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
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