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  • Tucson's first Native American Music & Artwork Competition takes place day after Thanksgiving

    The Tucson space’s first Native American Music and Artwork Competition will happen the day after Thanksgiving on the Resort Congress Plaza. The occasion will start at 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 24, and is being organized by Yaqui visible artist and musician Gabriel Ayala. “Over 20 years in the past, there was Tucson Indian Days…

  • Lodge Congress to host opening of 'The Lounge' in revamped foyer

    Lodge Congress will host a gap Friday for its revamped foyer, now referred to as The Lounge. Lodge proprietor “Shana Oseran has had this imaginative and prescient for a short while about offering a extra comfy, relaxed area the place individuals can meet earlier than or after all of the occasions that we do,” stated…

  • Time to get spooky in Tucson: Halloween roundup

    From spooky to terrifying, here’s a listing of native Tucson occasions to go to for a fright. Halloweek at Lodge Congress The place: Lodge Congress, 311 E. Congress St. When: Oct. 25 – Oct. 31 Lodge Congress is internet hosting a full week of occasions in honor of Halloween. Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 25, NOT.GREENDAY and…

  • Az Republicans re-seat Rio Nuevo administrators pulled by Hobbs

    Two of the 4 members of the Rio Nuevo board eliminated this week by Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs have been re-appointed by Republican leaders within the Legislature. Again among the many management of the Tucson enterprise improvement district are Edmund Marquez and Jannie Cox. Together with Jeffrey Hill and Ross McAllister, they have been knowledgeable…

  • Hobbs revamps Rio Nuevo board, removes some longtime administrators

    The board that oversees Tucson’s Rio Nuevo enterprise district was shaken up this week, with Gov. Katie Hobbs exercising her energy to switch members. The Democrat eliminated 4 administrators, changing them with new members. She reappointed Fletcher McCusker, the longtime chairman. Hobbs’ workplace known as the brand new appointees a “dynamic group” with “huge sector…

  • Tucson Pleasure hosts weekend celebrations to 'stand collectively, seen and proud'

    Tucson Pleasure will host a weekend-long celebration for the native LGBTQ+ neighborhood and it is allies, with the Tucson Pleasure Parade kicking off the festivities on Friday evening. “Tucson Pleasure is dedicated to making a secure, inclusive Competition the place LGBTQIA+ folks and allies come collectively to rejoice each other and all that makes our…

  • The storied lifetime of Tucson drummer Arthur Vint

    A rooster atop a weathervane, equally well-versed in trendy jazz, salsa, nation or rock, in 2007 drummer Arthur Vint left his house for the intense lights of New York Metropolis — the substratum for his musical evolution having fashioned early in life within the alluvium of his native Tucson. In NYC, Vint constructed a profession…

  • Az band Gents Afterdark rides into the sundown

    From the downbeat, Gents Afterdark — an arresting mixture of rooster-crested glam-punk, ‘80s romanticism, and the pop trash littered upon the sidewalks of the Sundown Strip — had been at all times a band on the sting. From the dead-end bars the place they got here as much as standing on the crumbling precipice of…

  • Arizona Arts Stay declares 23-24 season

    Arizona Arts Stay declares a season stuffed with “world-class artists and charming new experiences” for the 2023-2024 season. Choices starting from music performances to bounce productions kick of in September and run by way of April. “We’re bringing the world’s finest to Tucson. From gravity-defying stunts to internationally famend dance, 2023-24 guarantees to go away…

  • After 31 years of 'Rising Native,' Petey Mesquitey nonetheless thinks the borderlands are lovely

    When Petey Mesquitey will get acknowledged, it is often by his voice. Typically within the checkout line at Dealer Joe’s, the cashier will ask how his day goes. After he solutions, there’s a lengthy pause, after which a spark of recognition. “That does not occur within the Benson Safeway, I can guarantee you that,” he…