The Tucson Festival of Books is almost here - March 9-10, 2013! Mark your calendar for a spectacular event that brings together authors, publishers, and the reading public in a family-friendly community event at the University of Arizona. Local book blogger (and proud TFOB attendee for the past few years!) Jessica Howard wrote up these 10 super helpful tips for making the … [Read more...]
Tucson invites you to step into its museums, exhibitions, and amusement areas.
Buckelew Farm will host its 24th annual Pumpkin Festival and Corn Maze the last four weekends in October 2012. A $4 admission fee includes wagon rides, children's activities, arts & crafts vendors, a jumping castle, and a petting zoo. Plus, pick your own pumpkin and pay $.50/pound. You can also choose to purchase a wide variety of food items including hamburgers, … [Read more...]
Reid Park Zoo's new elephant area - “Expedition Tanzania” - will open to the general public starting Wednesday, March 28th. There are five elephants in the family, including a baby and a teenager. LOCATION: Reid Park Zoo, 100 Randolph Way, Tucson DATE: Debuting Wednesday, March 28, 2012 TIME: Sept. – May, 9:00am – 4:00pm; June – Aug., 8:00am – 3:00pm COST: … [Read more...]