Already ran through all of our last recommendations? Well that was just the tip of the iceberg. Here are more fun suggestions!
Arizona OtherWorldly Exhibition at Tohono Chul
Tohono Chul presents the summer exhibition “Arizona OtherWorldly,” celebrating the Sonoran Desert. Everything about it offers a unique perspective: simultaneously familiar and alien, unlike anywhere else. Artworks are generated by imaginative Arizona artists who challenge themselves to create art that starts in the desert and ends up somewhere else.
Empire Ranch: National Day of the Cowboy
National Day of the Cowboy celebrates preserving our nation’s pioneer heritage and cowboy culture – and what better place to do that than at the Empire Ranch? The Empire Ranch Foundation will be hosting a docent-led tour, presentations and other activities for the day. Come down for the tour and then join the fun.
Cool Summer Nights: Creatures of the Night
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum stays open after sundown on Saturday evenings all summer long as the nocturnal creatures of The Living Desert come to life. Look for Museum Docents and Jr. Docents interpreting live animals, celestial desert skies, fluorescent minerals, animal eye shine, Sonoran Desert insects, night sounds, bats, kissing bugs, scorpions, and/or rattlesnakes.
July 28 – Creatures of the Night – Want to know what creatures party in the nighttime? Here’s your chance to find out! Experience live animal interpretations on grounds, spend time with our animated animals, and enjoy our popular Fur, Feather, and Fangs show.
Pima Air & Space Museum: Night Wings
Explore the grounds until sundown at Pima Air & Space Museum, one of the world’s largest aerospace museums, during summer’s cool evenings. Enjoy hand-on kids educational activities in the Dorothy Finley Space Gallery. The Flight Grill will be open for dinner.
American Idol Live! 2018 at Fox Tucson Theatre
American Idol: Live! 2018 is coming to the Fox Theatre this July. The tour will be featuring the top seven contestants live onstage: Cade, Caleb, Catie, Gabby, June, Madde and Michael, plus Season 8 American Idol Winner, Kris Allen! This show will give fans the unique opportunity to be up close and personal with this season’s top seven finalists. Enjoy the show at Fox Tucson Theatre.