🌵 Events happening in Tucson July 9-14, 2024 🌵 (2024)

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Live storytelling with F*ST Female Storytellers

F*ST, Female* StoryTellers, is back with a night of live storytelling. This time, the night will be centered around the theme "saints and sinners."

When:7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 9

Where:The Rock,136 N. Park Ave.

Cost:$10

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"Facing Each Other" Couples Drawing Workshop

Linus Schief, of local shop Warm Shape, will teach couples how to draw each other — without looking at the paper. The process is about truly seeing your partner and connecting with one another.

When:6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 9

Where:Tap & Bottle,7254 N. Oracle Road

Cost:$36 per couple

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Trivia at Crooked Tooth Brewing Co.

Test your knowledge in all things DreamWorks, "Futurama" and "Harry Potter" at these trivia nights. Teams can have as many as five people!

When:7 p.m. Tuesdays, July 9, July 23 and July 30. Teams are signed up on a first come, first served basis. It's suggested to get there by 6 p.m. to secure your spot.

Where:Crooked Tooth Brewing Co.,228 E. Sixth St.

Cost:Free to attend, recommended to buy a drink or two!

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July Happenings with Desert Rose Social Club

This new social club is hosting a slew of events in July, including clubs for pickleball, running, yoga, books and walking.

When:Various dates in July

Where:Various locations

Cost:Free to attend

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Canstruction Tucson: Build for Hunger

This art exhibit features "cansculptures" built with canned foods by teams of local architects, designers, builders, contractors and engineers. You can vote for your favorite sculpture by donating to the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona.

When:Now through Wednesday, July 10

Where:Park Place Mall,5870 E. Broadway

Cost:Free to attend

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Odyssey Live Storytelling

Attend this live storytelling event to hear stories surrounding the theme of "dreamy."

When:7-9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11

Where:The Screening Room,127 E. Congress St.

Cost:$12

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Summer Kids Events at Bookmans

Enjoy themed activities for kids every Thursday through July (except for the Fourth of July) at Bookmans East. July events include a cargo plane challenge, the chance to make your own comet and learning about desert wildlife.

When:10-11 a.m. Thursdays, July 11-25

Where:Bookmans East,6230 E. Speedway

Cost:Free to attend

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Gather A Vintage Market

Find all kinds of vintage and antique home and garden items at this four-day market.

When:10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday-Saturday, July 11-13; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 14

Where:Gather A Vintage Market,300 S. Park Ave.

Cost:Free to attend, bring money for shopping

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Discovery Nights at Children's Museum Tucson

Visit Children's Museum Tucson for a free night of science and art, including story times and pop-up science experiments.

When:5-7 p.m. Thursdays; open Fourth of July

Where:Children's Museum Tucson,200 S. Sixth Ave.

Cost:Free to attend

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Laser Shows at Flandrau

Flandrau is hosting several different laser shows this July, each paired with different music by artists like Taylor Swift, Gorillaz, Daft Punk and Beastie Boys. The museum is open on the Fourth of July with family-friendly laser shows!

When:Various dates in July

Where:Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium,1601 E. University Blvd.

Cost:$20.95, admission to science exhibits is included

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Chocolate Factory Tour

If you love "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," this might be your dream come true. Though not as extravagant as Willy Wonka's facility, take a tour of Monsoon Chocolate's factory to learn how the chocolate is made.

When:Noon and 2 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays in July

Where:Monsoon Chocolate,234 E. 22nd St.

Cost:$20

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'90s Dance Party at Surly Wench

Surly Wench Pub is hosting a '90s dance party. Wear your best '90s-themed attire!

When:9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday, July 12

Where:Surly Wench Pub,424 N. Fourth Ave.

Cost:$5. This event is for ages 21 and up.

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Tasting History: Prickly Pear

Learn all about prickly pear, all while discovering how to harvest and prepare the fruits. Tastings are part of the fun.

When:8-10 a.m. Friday-Saturday, June 12-13

Where:Mission Garden,946 W. Mission Lane

Cost:Free to attend, donations accepted

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Slime + Friendship Bracelets

Create your own slime and friendship bracelets with the help of Di Luna Candles. All materials are included.

When:4-6 p.m. Friday, July 12

Where:The Monica,40 E. Congress St.

Cost:$32.50

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Science at Sunset: Into the Past with JWST

Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium is hosting a special nighttime event to celebrate the James Webb Space Telescope. Enjoy a talk with Kevin Hainline from the JWST team, a planetarium showing, stargazing and more activities.

When:6-10:30 p.m. Friday, July 12

Where:Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium,1601 E. University Blvd.

Cost:$25

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Paint & Sip with Caroline Martin

Local artist Caroline Martin is hosting two Paint & Sip events this July. At both events, attendees will get to paint on top of a vinyl.

When:6 p.m. Friday, July 12 and 4 p.m. Sunday, July 21

Where:The Korean Rose,6118 E. Speedway, on July 12; Postino,2500 E. Grant Road, on July 21

Cost:$35-$45; The Korean Rose will have drink specials for purchase, Postino will have free wine for attendees

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Chillin at the Chul

Check out music, spirits and bites at Tohono Chul's summer series. On Saturdays, Tohono Chul has partnered with Children's Museum Oro Valley to provide family-friendly nature play.

When:6-9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays through Aug. 31

Where:Tohono Chul,7366 N. Paseo del Norte

Cost:Free to attend, bring money for food and drinks

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Summer Safari Nights

Enjoy the cooler evening temperatures at Reid Park Zoo's after-hours Summer Safari Nights. Each event will have different themed activities including keeper chats, animal encounters, giraffe feedings, games and live music.

When:6-8 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 10

Where:Reid Park Zoo,3400 E. Zoo Court

Cost:$11.25 for adults, $7 for kids ages 2-14

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Cool Summer Nights

Enjoy the sights of the Desert Museum at night — in cooler temperatures! Bring a flashlight to walk around and possibly spot a nocturnal animal, touch a stingray and check out themed activities.

When:6-9 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 24

Where:Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum,2021 N. Kinney Road

Cost:$29.95 for adults, $19.95 for kids ages 3-12. $24.95 for Arizona residents.

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Night Wings at the Pima Air & Space Museum

The Pima Air & Space Museum is staying open late twice this July! Watch as the sun sets over the planes and enjoy themed activities.

When:5-8:30 p.m. Saturdays, July 13 and July 27

Where:Pima Air & Space Museum,6000 E. Valencia Road

Cost:$10 for ages 13 and up, free for ages 12 and under

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Family Dive-in Movie

Splash in the pool while watching a screening of 2023's "The Little Mermaid."

When:7:45 p.m. Saturday, July 13

Where:Oro Valley Aquatic Center,23 W. Calle Concordia

Cost:$5, tickets must be purchased in advance

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Monsoon Party

Celebrate our beloved monsoon during this party featuring nonprofits and environmental groups, live music, crafts, amusem*nt rides, monsoon-inspired vendors and themed food.

When:2-6 p.m. Saturday, July 13

Where:Trail Dust Town,6541 E. Tanque Verde Road

Cost:$10 for admission, activities and rides; $15 for the same perks, plus a beer or wine tasting flight. Tickets sold at the door are an additional $3.

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Spinnin’ Wheels Outdoor Roller Disco

DJ Herm will be rocking beatsat this outdoor roller disco and dance party.

When:7-10 p.m. Saturday, July 13

Where:MSA Annex,267 S. Avenida del Convento

Cost:$10. Bring your own skates!

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