Tucson Rodeo

Johanna Vidrine, 7, right, and Christa Vidrine, 9, watch as Seth Denton selects the next letter for Christa’s belt in Bob’s Western Wear tent at the Fiesta De Los Vaqueros rodeo in Tucson, AZ. on February 20, 2017.

Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star

🎉For Everyone🎉

93rd annual Tucson Rodeo

Come on cowboys and cowgirls! It's time for La Fiesta de los Vaqueros. Don't miss out on this very Tucson tradition. 

Where: Tucson Rodeo Grounds, 4823 S. 6th Ave.

When: Feb. 17-20 and Feb. 22-25, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Cost: Go to http://tucsonrodeo.com/tickets.html for pricing and event scheduling 

For more information click here.


Tucson Chicks N' Chaps

Help raise funds for breast cancer programs in Tucson and enjoy a champagne breakfast, rodeo clinics, shopping, silent auction, fashion show and more. 

Where: Tucson Rodeo Grounds, 4823 S. 6th Ave.

When: Sunday, Feb. 18, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Cost: $26-$85

For more information click here.


Iconic New Mexico-based hamburger chain Blake's Lotaburger is now open and serving breakfast all day at its newest Tucson location on Craycroft Road. The new location marks the third Blake’s Lotaburger in Tucson, bringing the chain’s award-winning breakfast burritos, green chile cheeseburgers and milkshakes to people throughout the region.

Hours: Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. — with breakfast all day!

More info here.


Chinese New Year dragon dance at Lee Lee Market

Celebrate the lunar new year with a traditional lion dance performance

Where: Lee Lee International Supermarkets, 1990 W. Orange Grove Rd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 18, 1 p.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.

Chinese New Year at La Paloma

Celebrate the Year of the Dog with raffle, dinner and performances.

Where: La Paloma, 3800 E. Sunrise Dr.

When: Friday, Feb. 17, 6-10 p.m.

Cost: $150 per person ($70 of the cost is tax deductible)

For more information click here.


Tucson Quilt Guild Show

This is your big chance to check out some detailed and unique quilts. You get to see demos, meet quilters and get a chance to participate in the quilt raffle. 

Where: Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave.

When: Feb. 16-18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: $10-$20 admission and bring money for parking 

For more information click here.

Car Seat Safety Class

Free class about securing your kiddo safely in your car. Registration is required and class availability is limited. Only one toddler car seat per family will be given. You must participate through entire class to obtain a toddler car seat. There will be a waiting list for car seats if supply runs low.

Where: Pima County Sheriff’s Operation Center, 1750 E. Benson Hwy. 

When: Thursday, Feb. 15, 6-9 p.m. 

Cost: Free event for registered families. Must register by calling 520-351-4615. Registration is not income-based.

For more information click here.


Spring planting lessons 

Learn which vegetables and plants grow best in the spring. You will also learn how to conserve water, design garden beds, soil preparation, and other tips.

Where: Miller-Golf Links Library, 9640 E. Golf Links Rd.

When: Friday, Feb. 16, 10-11:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.


Succulent bowls and mimosas

Pot some plants and drink mimosas. The event is free to attend, only costs are the supplies. 

Where: Green Things, 3384 E. River Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m. to noon

Cost: $3-$10

For more information click here. 


Off the Vine wine festival

Taste 20 of Arizona's best vineyards and wineries. There will be live local music and vendors. 

Where: Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: $16.74-$20.99, buy your tickets prior to the event to save $5. Price of admission includes a commemorative glass and six tasting tickets.  

For more information click here.


Growing Cactus and Succulent Gardens

Take a free hourlong class and learn some tricks on how to grow cactus and succulent plants. 

Where: Magic Garden Nursery and Landscape, 7909 E. 22nd St.

When: Saturday, Feb 17, 10-11 a.m.

Cost: Event is free to attend

For more information click here.


Paint your pet’s silhouettes

Paint a sunset and silouettes of your furry little pals. $10 of the cost will be donated to Pima Animal Care.

Where: Borderlands Brewing Company, 119 E. Toole Ave.

When: Sunday, Feb. 18, 2 p.m.

Cost: $35

For more information click here.

Disney Trivia and Paint Night

Where: Lucky Cat Social Art, 7872 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Sunday, February 18, 2-4 p.m.

Cost: $30 per canvas and kiddos ages 8-and-under can join parents painting the canvas without an additional charge.

For more information click here.

🎈For Kids🎈

S.T.E.M. Reid Park Zoo

Science at the Zoo! There will be a wide variety of science-based activities such as optical illusions, adaption to predators, mobile brain, rockets, robotics and chemistry fun.  

Where: Reid Park Zoo, 3400 E. Zoo Court

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: This event is free with regular zoo admission

For more information click here.

Underwater Explorers at the Library

Take the kiddos to the library to learn about water and the animals that call it home. 

Where: Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. 1st Ave.

When: Feb. 2-March 16, every Friday from 3:30-5 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information click here.


Harry Potter-Escape from Professor Snape’s Office

Check out this Harry Potter event at the library and solve the clues with friends and family. Ages 10 and up.

Where: Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 12-4 p.m.

Cost: Event is free to attend, but reservations are required - Call 520-594-5275

For more information click here.

Superhero Training

Help your child become a superhero and fight crime with friends. Event includes mask decorating, snacks, appearance from a surprise superhero, and playtime. 

Where: Our Play Place, 3951 W. Costco Dr.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 9-10:30 a.m.

Cost: $16.29

For more information click here.



Yoga and Beer

Enjoy beer and yoga on Valentine's Day weekend. Remember to bring your mat!

Where: Dragoon Brewing Co., 1859 W. Grant Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Cost: $6 includes a beer, cash only. 

For more information click here.

Chocolate Love

Celebrate Valentines weekend, eat chocolate and drink wine with firefighters (shirtless ones 😲)

Where: AZ Hops and Vines, 3450 Highway 82, Sonoita

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Cost: $20

For more information click here.


Partner Weekend: Aerial Date Night, Thai Massage, Aerial Yin

Take a weekend long date and do some relaxing classes with your special someone. 

Where: Om Yoga, 5961 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Aerial Date Night-Friday Feb. 16, 7-8:30 p.m.; Thai Massage, Saturday, Feb. 17, 12-2 p.m.; Aerial Yin, Sunday, Feb. 18, 12-2 p.m.   

Cost: $35 per person per class

For more information click here.

Free Oro Valley yoga

Enjoy free yoga class in Oro Valley. First come, first serve. Limited to only 15 participants. 

Where: Summit Hut, 7745 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 21, 9-10 a.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.




See a 1977 animated film with elves, fairies, and mutant monsters. This film is about two warring wizard brothers — one good, one evil, fighting for control of the Earth.  

Where: The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd.

When: Friday, Feb. 16 and Saturday, Feb. 17, 10-11:20 p.m.

Cost: $5-$6

For more information click here.

Coco sensory-friendly showing

See a fun animated Pixar film in a comfortable setting for family members and individuals on the autism spectrum and with other special needs. 

Where: Century Gateway 12, 770 N. Kolb Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m. to noon

Cost: $3-$3.50

For more information click here.


2018 Spring Artisans Market

This event features artisans of pottery, glass, jewelry, textiles, fine art, and more.

Where: Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block, 140 N Main Ave.

When: Feb. 16-18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: Event is free to attend 

For more information click here.

🗞️Weekly Circulars🗞️

Target- Feb. 11-17- Up to 40% off Dr. Seuss sale. Dr. Seuss board books $3.50, Dr. Seuss beginner books $6, 20% off all Dr. Seuss Mega Bloks sets, large format books are $11, 20% off Lego Friends, City, Classic and Duplo items.

Big Lots- Feb. 9-24- Save $30-$100 on furniture. Storage bed with 2 drawers $99, Morgan Antique memory foam sofa $398, Ramsdell 2 pc. sectional $698 and Twin futon bunk bed $199.99.

Macy's -Jan 31-Feb. 19- Save up to 40% off select furniture. Reclining sectional sofa with power headrests and USB power outlet $1789.00, fabric sectional sofa living room furniture $699 and Sertapedic 7.5" plush mattress $299.