Save your money and take your family and friends to free activities this month. Check out museum events, concerts, movies, fitness, art shows, car shows, crafting and more!¬†ūüíį

Sonoran Glass Art Show

Explore local, national and international vendors at Sonoran Glass School. The show features art glass beads, jewelry, sculptures, supplies, and more during Tucson's Gem Show.

Where: Sonoran Glass School, 633 W. 18th St.

When: Wednesday-Sunday, Feb. 5-9, 10 a.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Night Yoga at Summit Hut

Enjoy a free yoga class at Summit Hut. Bring your mat and water. 

Where: Summit Hut, 5251 E. Speedway Blvd.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6-7 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Tucson 2020 at the Mineral and Fossil Marketplace

Don't miss a chance to walk with the giants of the gem and mineral show. Shop with exhibitors for gems, minerals, carvings, jewelry, fossils, and meteorites. Daily food trucks will be onsite.  

Where: Mineral & Fossil Marketplace, 1333 N. Oracle Road

When: Now thru Feb. 15, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: Free entry and free parking

More information here. 

First Thursday at Tucson Museum of Art

Celebrate the opening of the European galleries at the Tucson Museum of Art. Enjoy music by Loki Moon, explore the transformed galleries and craft with author Laila Halaby and artist Ami Dalal.

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

When: Thursday, Feb. 6, 5-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

"Tropic Thunder" at Casa Film Bar

Watch Ben Stiller, Danny McBride and Robert Downey Jr. in a film about movie actors trying to survive the jungle and each other in this hilarious film.

Where: Casa Video and Casa Film Bar, 2905 E. Speedway Blvd.

When: Thursday, Feb. 6, 7-9 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

First Friday at Catalyst Arts & Maker Space 

Join the Catalyst Arts & Maker Space for a signature culinary experience, live art demos and painting and a featured musical performance.

Where: Catalyst Arts & Maker Space at Tucson Mall, 4500 N. Oracle Road, Suite 110

When: Friday, Feb. 7, 5-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Astro Salon at The Ninth House

Join your fellow astrology lovers and geek out over your natal charts, placements, and any current cosmic happenings. 

Where: The Ninth House, 2569 E. Fort Lowell Road

When: Friday, Feb. 7, 6-8 p.m.

Cost: Free, make sure to register to save a spot

More information here. 

Friday Night Concerts at Steam Pump Ranch

Bring your family and friends for a free night of entertainment and scenic selfies in Oro Valley. The evening will include local classic rockers, lawn games and wine and food trucks available for purchase.  

Where: Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Road

When: Friday, Feb. 7, 6:30-9 p.m.

Cost: Free, bring money for drink and food

More information here. 

Free Screening: "Maleficent"

"Hello, beastie." Watch the enchanted tail of sleeping beauty and Maleficent at The Loft. Pre-show activities hosted by Mildred & Dildred Toy Store starting at 9:15 a.m.

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

When: Saturday, Feb. 8, 10-11:50 a.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Art after Dark

Learn about the art of mariachi with the talented kids from White Elememtary School Mariachi Toritos. These young musicians will offer interactive performances, while you dance and sing along.

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

When: Saturday, Feb. 8, 5:30-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Open Studios Under the Full Moon

Wander the village, meet the resident artists, working art studios and galleries. Live music will be performed on stage by Roadhouse Band.

Where: The Metal Arts Village, 3230 N. Dodge Blvd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 9, 5-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

History of Us: Free Yoga

Join Black Renaissance at Hotel Congress for Free Yoga Sundays every Sunday in February!

Where: Hotel Congress, 311 Congress St.

When:¬†Sunday, February 9, 16, 23, 11‚Äď11:45 a.m.

Cost: Free, bring your mat

More information here. 

Park to Park Hiker’s Shuttle: Tumacácori to Tubac

Tumacácori National Historical Park will offer hikers the opportunity to walk the four-mile stretch of the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail between Tumacácori and Tubac Presidio Park. Hikers can begin at either end of the trail. The park will provide a running shuttle between the trail-heads.

Where: Tumacácori National Historical Park, 1891 I-19 Frontage Road

When: Sunday, Feb. 9, 8 a.m. to noon

Cost: Free, bring your gear

More information here. 

Family Day at Tucson Museum of Art

Join the museum for the opening celebration of the new brand new exhibition "The Place Where Clouds Are Formed," which combines poetry by Ofelia Zepeda, critical text by Mart√≠n Z√≠cari, and photography by Gareth Smit to investigate the intersection of religion, migration, and community in the Sonoran Desert ‚ÄĒ more specifically in the original territories of the Tohono O‚Äôodham.

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

When: Sunday, Feb. 9, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Sketchy Second

Meet some friends at MOCA for painting, chair massage and live music with Juliana Warkentin.

Where: MOCA Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.

When: Sunday, Feb. 9, 3-5 p.m.

Cost: Free painting and music, chair massage is by donation

More information here. 

Public Art Tour at UA Museum of Art

Treat your eyes to a collection of distinctive works around campus ‚ÄĒ including sculptures, fountains and tile mosaics ‚ÄĒ on this walking tour led by docents from The University of Arizona Museum of Art.¬†

Where: UA Museum of Art, 1031 N. Olive Road

When:¬†Wednesday, Feb. 12, 10‚Äď11:30 a.m.¬†

Cost: Free, reservations are required, please follow the link below. Guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

More information here. 

Oro Valley Concert Series

Listen to jazz with Connie Brannock's Tiny House of Funk at Oro Valley Marketplace. Bring your own chairs. 

Where: Oro Valley Marketplace, 12155 N. Oracle Road

When: Thursday, Feb. 13, 6-7:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Freddy's Friday Night Cruise

Check out some cool cars, bikes, scenic views and fun people at Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers.

Where: Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, 11143 N. Oracle Road

When: Friday, Feb. 14, 6-8 p.m.

Cost: Free, food is available for purchase.

More information here. 

Movie on the Lawn: "The Princess Bride"

Scale the cliffs of insanity with Buttercup and Dread Pirate Roberts for a free outdoor movie. The movie starts at sundown and heaters will be on site. 

Where:¬†Oro Valley Community Center, 10555 N. La Ca√Īada Drive

When: Saturday, Feb. 15, 6-9 p.m.

Cost: Free, bring lawn chairs or blankets to stay warm. 

More information here. 

"Zombies 2" event at Tucson Premium Outlets

Families will be able to participate in a variety of activities like crafting their own zombie sling bag, an exclusive photo opportunity and giveaways. The fun starts near Market Hall. 

Where: Tucson Premium Outlets, 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 15, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: Free, this event does not include live character appearances

More information here. 

Music at Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa

Take a date for scenic view of the Sonoran Desert and a free night of music with Jacob Acosta.

Where: Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort & Spa, 245 E. Ina Road

When: Sunday, Feb. 16, 9:30 a.m. to noon

Cost: Free, drinks available for purchase

More information here. 

Family SCIFest at Children's Museum

Enjoy a day of demos, exhibits and hands-on experiments at the Children’s Museum. Family SCIFest encourages kids and parents to explore STEM in our daily lives and find the science that is all around us. Families can visit activities throughout the museum and courtyard, as well as on the lawn along Sixth Avenue. 

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

When: Saturday, Feb. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: Museum admission will be free all day

More information here. 

This is Tucson School & Camp Fair 

Meet with local schools and camps, and explore all the opportunities available to enrich your child's education!

Where: Tucson JCC, 3800 E. River Road

When: Sunday, Feb. 16, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Kids munch on snacks prior to the Tucson Rodeo Parade on Park Ave. near Ajo Way on Feb. 22, 2018.

2020 Tucson Rodeo Parade

The largest non-motorized parade in the U.S. is in its 95th year. 

Where: Parade route begins on Ajo Highway just east of Park Avenue, east to Park Avenue, then south on Park to Irvington Road, west on Irvington to Sixth Avenue and north on Sixth to the north end of the Tucson Rodeo Grounds.

When: Feb. 20, 9 a.m.

Cost: Free, parking at the rodeo grounds is $7.

More information here.

Black Renaissance: Silent Disco

Local creative groups Black Renaissance, MOCA Tucson, and Creative Collabs come together for Black History Month to celebrate black women with a Silent Disco featuring live DJs, art installations, live silent disco, a pop-up art show, food and drinks to celebrate the achievements of black women around the world.   

Where: MOCA, 265 S. Church Ave.

When: Thursday, Feb. 20, 7-9 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Folk music at J√°come Plaza

Have lunch with a friend downtown and listen to musical performances by local artists.

Where: Jácome Plaza, 101 N. Stone Ave.

When: Friday, Feb. 21, noon to 1 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Southern Arizona Heritage and Visitor Center

The new visitors center features a mini theater and exhibits that include information about Pima County's culture, arts, food, water, nature, recreation, innovation and more. Even if the information is familiar to you, it's fun to see our region's culture and history reflected back in colorful displays and fancy touch screens.

Where:  Southern Arizona Heritage and Visitor Center, 115 N. Church Ave.

When: Open seven days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Cost: Free

More information here. 

9 Queens Rodeo Daze Free Chess Tournament

The Valencia Library and 9 Queens invite all ages to participate in this free, non-rated tournament. Tournament consists of three games with three levels.

Where: Valencia Library, 202 W. Valencia Road

When: Friday, Feb. 21, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Open House at Gadsden Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum

Start the season with toy train fun for all ages. Check out nine changing and improved layouts, including a new play layout for the little kids. Don't forget the outdoor depot for a ride on the train, which will be running, weather permitting. 

Where: Gadsden Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum, 3975 N. Miller Ave.

When: Sunday, Feb. 23, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

Yoga at Sumits Yoga

Join Sumits Yoga for a complimentary Hot 80 yoga class. Bring a water, mat and towel!

Where: Sumits Yoga, 4951 E. Grant Road

When: Sunday, Feb. 23, 10-11:20 a.m..

Cost: Free

More information here. 

"Knives Out" and Curry Pot food truck

Watch Jamie Lee Curtis, Chris Evans, Daniel Craig and more in this new movie at the Casa Film Bar. Curry Pot will be on site in case you get hungry. 

Where: Casa Video and Casa Film Bar 2905 E. Speedway Blvd.

When: Thursday, Feb. 27, 7-9 p.m.

Cost: Free 

More information here. 

Magic Show with Michael Howell

Prepare to be amazed! Watch the magical stylings of Michael Howell at the La Encantada mall. You might even get to help perform a trick or two yourself. 

Where: Mildred and Dildred, 2905 E. Skyline Drive

When: Saturday, Feb. 29, 11-11:20 a.m.

Cost: Free and fun for all ages.

More information here. 

Tucson Premium Outlets Concert 

Listen to the Acerekó Trio as they play the bongos, guitar and piano on stage at the outlet mall. Remember to bring your chairs, limited seating is provided.

Where: Tucson Premium Outlets, 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 29, 5-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

More information here. 

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