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Festivals & Events Association of Tucson & Southern Arizona?FEATSAZ
85717
The resource for festival and event planners presenters suppliers and vendors in Southern Arizona - FEATSAZ.

The resource for festival and event planners presenters suppliers and vendors in Southern Arizona - FEATSAZ.

(520) 370-0588
Saguaro National Park East
The Rincon Mountain District of Saguaro National Park ranges from an elevation of 2670 ft to 8666 ft and contains 6 biotic communities. The biotic communities (starting from the lowest elevation) include desert scrub desert grassland oak woodland pine-oak woodland pine forest and mixed conifer forest. Average annual precipitation is approximately 12.30 in. The Rincon Mountains peak at a considerably higher elevation than the Tucson Mountains therefore there are more biotic communities and increased plant and wildlife diversity. Because of the higher elevation in the Rincons animals like the black bear Mexican spotted owl Arizona mountain king snake and white-tailed deer live in this district.

The Rincon Mountain District of Saguaro National Park ranges from an elevation of 2670 ft to 8666 ft and contains 6 biotic communities. The biotic communities (starting from the lowest elevation) include desert scrub desert grassland oak woodland pine-oak woodland pine forest and mixed conifer forest. Average annual precipitation is approximately 12.30 in. The Rincon Mountains peak at a considerably higher elevation than the Tucson Mountains therefore there are more biotic communities and increased plant and wildlife diversity. Because of the higher elevation in the Rincons animals like the black bear Mexican spotted owl Arizona mountain king snake and white-tailed deer live in this district.

(520) 733-5158
Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve
85624
This site contains the first two miles of permanent flow of Sonoita Creek and the floodplains adjacent to the stream. The site contains very high biodiversity values that are primarily focused on the riparian habitats along Sonoita Creek.

This site contains the first two miles of permanent flow of Sonoita Creek and the floodplains adjacent to the stream. The site contains very high biodiversity values that are primarily focused on the riparian habitats along Sonoita Creek.

(520) 394-2400
Tucson Botanical Gardens
2150 N Alvernon Way
85712
An urban oasis of 5.5 acres with 17 residentially-scaled specialty gardens. The Gardens has a seasonal live tropical Butterfly Exhibit Butterfly Magic. Eclectic Gift Shop Monthly Rotating Art Exhibits Birdhouse Cafe Tours and Classes available. Open daily 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Admission: May through October pricing: $8 adults $7 senior/student/military $4 for children 4-12 and free for children under 4 and members. October through April pricing: $13 adult $12 senior/student/military $7.50 children 4 to 12 free to children under 4 and members (Includes entrance to Butterfly Magic) Memberships available. For more information visit our website.

An urban oasis of 5.5 acres with 17 residentially-scaled specialty gardens. The Gardens has a seasonal live tropical Butterfly Exhibit Butterfly Magic. Eclectic Gift Shop Monthly Rotating Art Exhibits Birdhouse Cafe Tours and Classes available. Open daily 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Admission: May through October pricing: $8 adults $7 senior/student/military $4 for children 4-12 and free for children under 4 and members. October through April pricing: $13 adult $12 senior/student/military $7.50 children 4 to 12 free to children under 4 and members (Includes entrance to Butterfly Magic) Memberships available. For more information visit our website.

(520) 326-9686
Pima County Fair
11300 S Houghton Rd
85747
Annual Pima County Fair April 18-28 2013 plus a host of other events year-round including NHRA Drag Strip Racing Horse Shows Gun Shows and more.

Annual Pima County Fair April 18-28 2013 plus a host of other events year-round including NHRA Drag Strip Racing Horse Shows Gun Shows and more.

(520) 762-9100
DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun
6300 N Swan Rd
85718
Tucson?s legendary landmark of art and architecture was designed and built by the late Arizona artist Ted DeGrazia. On the National Register of Historic Places the 10-acre Foothills retreat includes the adobe gallery gift shop cactus courtyard Mission in the Sun the artist's former home and his grave. Six permanent collections of DeGrazia paintings portray colorful cultures of the Sonoran desert and rotating exhibits feature a wide range of some 14000 DeGrazia originals from oil paintings and watercolors to ceramics and sculptures. Open daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with free admission.

Tucson?s legendary landmark of art and architecture was designed and built by the late Arizona artist Ted DeGrazia. On the National Register of Historic Places the 10-acre Foothills retreat includes the adobe gallery gift shop cactus courtyard Mission in the Sun the artist's former home and his grave. Six permanent collections of DeGrazia paintings portray colorful cultures of the Sonoran desert and rotating exhibits feature a wide range of some 14000 DeGrazia originals from oil paintings and watercolors to ceramics and sculptures. Open daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with free admission.

(520) 299-9191
The Fox Tucson Theatre
17 W Congress St
85701
The Fox Tucson Theatre has been designated as a "Nationally Significant" building on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1930 and recently restored and reopened it is a stunning Southwestern Art Deco movie palace and State-Of-The-Art performing arts center.

The Fox Tucson Theatre has been designated as a "Nationally Significant" building on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1930 and recently restored and reopened it is a stunning Southwestern Art Deco movie palace and State-Of-The-Art performing arts center.

(520) 624-1515
ASARCO Mineral Discovery Center
85629
View the incredible open-pit mine take a look at our huge haul trucks at work and find out how copper is extracted and processed in the mill all at great rates! Free admission to our award-winning exhibit center video theater and picnic area. Our gift shop has been described by customers as one of the best in Arizona's southwestern region. Come visit us! For rates and schedules visit our website or call.

View the incredible open-pit mine take a look at our huge haul trucks at work and find out how copper is extracted and processed in the mill all at great rates! Free admission to our award-winning exhibit center video theater and picnic area. Our gift shop has been described by customers as one of the best in Arizona's southwestern region. Come visit us! For rates and schedules visit our website or call.

(520) 625-8233
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
1 Burruel St
85646
Come to Tubac and experience 2000 years of Southwest history! We showcase every culture (Native American Spanish Mexican Pioneer American and Arizonian) with award-winning artifacts and displays to bring those 2000 years of history to life. See Arizona's first printing press our original 1885 school house an archaeological display of Presidio ruins temporary exhibits and programs on all aspects of Arizona history a picnic area and the Juan Bautista de Anza Trailhead. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. closed Christmas Day. Admission $5 adults; $2 Youth (7-13); children FREE.

Come to Tubac and experience 2000 years of Southwest history! We showcase every culture (Native American Spanish Mexican Pioneer American and Arizonian) with award-winning artifacts and displays to bring those 2000 years of history to life. See Arizona's first printing press our original 1885 school house an archaeological display of Presidio ruins temporary exhibits and programs on all aspects of Arizona history a picnic area and the Juan Bautista de Anza Trailhead. Open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. closed Christmas Day. Admission $5 adults; $2 Youth (7-13); children FREE.

(520) 398-2252
Charles Mingus Hometown Music Festival
The Santa Cruz Advocates of the Arts announces the Charles Mingus Hometown Music Festival is scheduled for April 26 2014 in Nogales Arizona. Go to http://www.mingusproject.com for more information about the festival.

The Santa Cruz Advocates of the Arts announces the Charles Mingus Hometown Music Festival is scheduled for April 26 2014 in Nogales Arizona. Go to http://www.mingusproject.com for more information about the festival.