Aztec Calendar, Feb. 22-March 7:

TUCSON EVENTS

 

Feb. 23: La Fiesta de los Vaqueros rodeo parade. Starts 9 a.m., Park Avenue and Ajo Way, proceeds south on Park to Irvington Road. Details: Tucsonrodeo.com.

 

Feb. 23-26: La Fiesta de los Vaqueros Tucson Rodeo. Tucson Rodeo Grounds, 4823 S. Sixth Ave. Gates open 11 a.m. Tickets: $17 to $26, parking $5. Details: Tucsonrodeo.com.

 

Feb. 25: Peace Fair & Music Festival. Reid Park bandshell, 22nd Street and Country Club Road, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Details: peacecalendar.org.

 

Feb. 29-March 4: Tucson Cine Mexico 2012: A festival of Mexican film. 5455 S. Calle Santa Cruz. Free. Details: 626-9825.

 

March 2-4: Annual Tucson Bicycle Classic. 201 S. Kinney Road. Details: 240-8195.

 

March 3: Arizona Animal Fair. Reid Park dog training area, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Details: azanimalfair.com.

 

March 4: Music in the Canyon. Sabino Canyon music and festivities, noon to 4 p.m. Donation: $5 per person or $10 per family. Details: visit sabinocanyon.org.

 

March 6: Tucson LunaFest. Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd., 7 p.m. Film festival showcasing short films about women. Admission: $10 general, $5 students. Details: lunafest.org/tucson.

 

Through Dec. 31: Arizona Centennial Quilt Project: 100 Years – 100 Quilts. Arizona Historical Society Museum, 949 E. Second St. Hours: Mon-Sat, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $5 adults. Details: 628-5774.

 

 

CAMPUS EVENTS

 

Feb. 22: Spring graduation application deadline. Details: pima.edu.

 

Feb. 22: Black History Month – Barbea Williams Performing Company. West Campus cafeteria, 1 p.m. Details: Student Life, 206-6762.

 

Feb. 23-24: College closed for rodeo holiday.

 

Feb. 22-March 4: PCC “Curtains” musical murder-mystery comedy. Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre, West Campus. $18, discounts available. Details: 206-6986.

 

Feb. 28: Soul Food Day. East Campus, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $8 for ribs, greens, mac/cheese, corn bread. Details: Student Life, 206-7427.

 

Feb. 28: Black History Month – Planet Djembe African drumming. West Campus cafeteria, 12:30 p.m. Details: Student Life, 206-6762.

 

Through Feb. 29: Celebrating African American History Month – displays and trivia wheel. Northwest Campus D-201.

 

Feb. 29: Taco sale. Desert Vista Campus, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

Feb. 29: Black History Month – poetry reading. West Campus cafeteria, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Details: Student Life, 206-6762.

 

March 2: FAFSA Frenzy Help Session. Northwest Campus E-212, 2-3 p.m. Free.

 

March 3: American Cancer Society’s Climb to Conquer Cancer. West Campus. Registration at 7:30 a.m. $45.

 

March 6: PCC Chorale College Singers. Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre, West Campus, 7:30 p.m. $6, discounts available. Details: 206-6986.

 

Through March 9: “East/Pacific/West: Confluence” art exhibit, Bernal Gallery, Center for the Arts, West Campus. Free. Details: 206-6942.

 

 

LIVE MUSIC

 

Feb. 24: Western Swing Dance with Carolyn Martin from Nashville and Way Out West, 7:30 p.m., Rhythm and Roots, 2970 N. Swan Road. $15 in advance/$18 at door/$10 student ticket w/ID. Details: rythmandroots.org.

 

Feb. 24: Sex Pistols (Glen Matlock) vs. Stranglers (Hugh Cornwell), 7 p.m., Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. $10 in advance/$12 at door, 21+. Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

 

Feb. 25: The Holy Rolling Empire with Mergence, 9 p.m., Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. $5, 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

 

Feb. 25: The Alaska String Band, 7 p.m., Live Acoustic Venue Association, Abounding Grace Sanctuary, 2450 S. Kolb Road. $15 in advance/$20 at door. Details: lavamusic.org .

 

Feb. 26: Guitar Masters Tour with Andy McKee, Stephen Bennett and Antoine Dufour, 7 p.m., Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. $21, all ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 

Feb. 27: Reptar, 7 p.m., Solar Culture, 31 E. Toole Ave. No ticket price listed. All ages. Details: solarculture.org.

 

March 5: Mikal Cronin with Bleached and Acorn Bcorn, 8:30 p.m., Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. $8, 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

 

 

MOVIES

 

DVD/Blu-ray release dates:

 

Feb. 21:

“J. Edgar”

“Nurse Jackie: Season Three”

“Tower Heist”

“Weeds: Season Seven”

 

Feb. 24:

“Puss in Boots”

 

Feb. 28:

“Beneath the Darkness”

“Hugo”

“I Melt With You”

“Johnny English Reborn”

 

March 6:

“Footloose”

“Game of Thrones: Season One”

“Jack and Jill”

“Tooth Fairy 2”

 

Movie openings:

 

Feb. 24:

“Act of Valor”

“Black Butterflies”

“The Forgiveness of Blood”

“Gone”

“Good Deeds”

“Neon Flesh”

“Unicorn City”

“Wanderlust”

 

March 2:

“Boy”

“Being Flynn”

“The Lorax”

“Project X”

“The Salt of Life”

“Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie”

 

 

 

PIMA HOME SPORTS

 

Feb. 23: Women’s tennis vs. Eastern Arizona College @ Tucson Racquet Club, 4001 N. Country Club Road. 1:30 p.m.

 

Feb. 24: Women’s basketball vs. Arizona Western College @ West Campus. 5:30 p.m.

 

Feb. 24: Men’s basketball vs. Arizona Western College @ West Campus. 7:30 p.m.

 

Feb. 28: Men’s tennis vs. Glendale Community College @ Tucson Racquet Club. 1:30 p.m.

 

March 1: Men’s tennis vs. Scottsdale Community College @ Tucson Racquet Club. 1:30 p.m.

 

March 3: Baseball vs. South Mountain Community College @ West Campus. Noon.

 

March 3: Softball vs. GateWay Community College @ West Campus. Noon.

 

March 5: Men’s and women’s tennis vs. University of St. Cloud (Minn.) @ Tucson Racquet Club. 3 p.m.

 

March 6: Baseball vs. Yavapai College @ West Campus. Noon.

 

March 6: Men’s and women’s tennis vs. Mesa Community College @ Tucson Racquet Club. 1:30 p.m.

 

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