Girl from Viva Performing Arts Center dances Folklorico before the Tucson Rodeo Parade Feb. 23, 2017.

🎉For Everyone🎉

Tucson Rodeo Parade 2018

Get up early to grab a spot for the best rodeo parade in the country.

Where: The parade begins on Ajo Way near Park Avenue and ends at the Rodeo Grounds. Click here for the route.

When: Thursday, Feb. 22, 9 a.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.


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 for pricing and event scheduling 

For more information click here.


Go see The Story of Babar the Elephant with Tucson Symphony Orchestra

Everybody’s very favorite little elephant comes to life when José Luis Gomez conducts The Story of Babar the Elephant. In Francis Poulenc’s playful music, various instruments are used to illustrate Babar and the other characters in the story, much like Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf. 

Where: Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Cost: $11 for children under 18, $17 for adults

More information here

Country Fest Tucson Rodeo Weekend

An event for all ages. Hear music by nine country singers, including locals.

Where: Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, noon to midnight.

Cost: $45-$250

For more information click here.


Rodeo Night at Trail Dust Town

Celebrate rodeo weekend at Trail Dust Town. Participate in outside activities, petting zoo, horse rides, food and drink specials, games and amusements and Wild West stunt shows.

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

When: Friday, Feb. 23, 5-10 p.m.

Cost: Event is free but bring money for select rides and events. 

For more information click here.

8th Annual Rodeo Days Arts Celebration

See Tucson's best fine art, jewelry, wood work, metal art, pottery, fused glass and leather work. There will be live music and lots of things to do.

Where: Plaza Palomino, 2900 N. Swan Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: Event is free to attend 

For more information click here.


Senior Sanctuary Painting Fundraiser 

Paint a furry friend; $10 of the entry fee goes to senior rescued pets.  

Where: Sir Veza's Kitchen & Kantina, 220 W. Wetmore Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 4 p.m.

Cost: $35

For more information click here.


A knight prepares for his turn at the jousting tournament. 

Arizona Renaissance Festival

Meet fairies, mermaids, knights, feed unicorns and more. You can see knights jousting, festive shows, markets and endless games and rides.  

When: Saturdays and Sundays, Feb. 10 through April 1, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Cost: $15-$26, click here for more specific ticketing info. 

🎈For Kids🎈


Sign Language Toddler Storytime

Expose your kiddos to stories in a visual language. This event is for children 18-36 months old. 

Where: Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave.

When: Thursday, Feb. 22, 11-11:45 a.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.


Legos at Nanini Library 

Bring you kiddos and help them build with legos at the library.

Where: Nanini Library, 7300 N. Shannon Rd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 24, 2-3 p.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.

Royal Celebration with Snow White

Your kiddos will love making red bow headbands, apple art and play with Snow White. She will be dancing, playing and taking pictures throughout the event. 

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

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 9-10:30 a.m.

Cost: $16.29

For more information click here.


Free Rodeo Preschool Storytime with Horses

Bring your youngsters to the library for some fun stories and a chance to pet miniature horses.

Where: Nanini Library, 7300 N. Shannon Rd.

When: Friday, Feb. 23, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

For more information click here.


Pints and Poses

Do an hour of yoga and sweat it out. Then take a rest and treat yourself to a beer. First come, first serve. 

Where: Pueblo Vida Brewing Company, 115 E. Broadway Blvd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 25, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cost: $5, cash only 

For more information click here.

Beer and Yoga

Get your burn on with some yoga and enjoy a beer with friend afterwards. 

Where: BlackRock Brewers, 1664 S. Research Loop, #200

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Cost: $7 for class and a brew

For more information click here.


Pelvic Floor Health

Help strengthen the foundation of your body with pelvic floor exercises. 

Where: Om Yoga, 5961 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 12-2 p.m.

Cost: $35

For more information click here.

Vertical Wall Garden

Want to save some space in your garden?  Learn how to make a vertical one this weekend. 

Where: Green Lady Hydroponics, 3235 E. Allen Rd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 25, 1-2 p.m.

Cost: Event is free to attend 

For more information click here.

Yoga for Healthy Aging Workshop

There will be a two-session workshop. You can take one or both sessions. "Balance and Yoga for Healthy Aging" and "Women's Pelvic Floor Health." Bring your mats!

Where: Yoga is Therapy, 2921 E Fort Lowell, Suite 103.

When: Sunday, Feb. 25, 2-4 p.m.

Cost: $40 for one workshop and $65 for both.

For more information click here.

Day of the Dog at Mimi's Cafe

An artist leads you as you create a Day of the Dog painting at Mimi's Cafe

Where: Mimi's Cafe, 4420 N. Oracle Rd.

When: Sunday, Feb. 25, 6-8 p.m.

Cost: $45

For more information click here.


Fiddler On The Roof Sing-A-Long

Get dressed up and enjoy the show. Wear your best fiddler-inspired costume for a pre-show costume contest and get free glow sticks to use during the movie. 

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

When: Sunday, Feb. 25, noon-3:30 p.m.

Cost: $10-$12

For more information click here.

Kiki's Delivery Service

See one of famous filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki’s first big U.S. animation films. This story is about a young witch who uses her broom to create a delivery service.

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

When: Feb. 22-25, 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. dubbed in English; and 10-11:45 a.m. with English subtitles

Cost: $5-$6

For more information click here.

Sensory Friendly Film: Peter Rabbit

Watch a movie in the theater with the lights turned on and the sound turned low and enjoy a movie in a comfortable environment.

Where: AMC Lowes Theater, The Foothills Mall

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Cost: First 50 tickets are offered for free from the Autism Society.

For more information click here.

🗞️Weekly Circulars🗞️ 

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 - Feb. 21-25 - Women's tops are $14.99 and under, women's footwear is 50-75% off, men's apparel 65-80% off, women's handbags 60-80% off, kitchen cookware 60-70% off and bras, panties and sleepwear 60-80% off.

Michaels - Feb. 18-24 - All décor collections 40% off, lighting by Apothecary and Co. & Ashland 40% off and all tiny treasures miniatures by Celebrate It Co. 40% off.

Petsmart - Feb. 7-28 - save 15% on select double door wire gates, save 50% on select Dentley's, Authority, Milk Bone and Greenies dog treats, save 30% off crate pads and buy 1, get 1 50% off Advantage, K9 Advantix, Frontline Plus, Activyl 6 packs,  Seresto, flea and tick products.