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March 8, 2018

 by MICHELLE TRUJILLO March 4-11: 25th Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave. The 25th Winter Chamber Music Festival will display the full range, skill and artistry of world-class musicians. The concert offers the opportunity to combine food and chamber music. Day 1 at 3 p.m., Days 2, 3 and […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR Oct. 19- Nov. 2

October 19, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS Oct. 23-26: Downtown Campus Pumpkin patch – Show off your carving in this free event at Downtown Campus, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. all ages welcome       Oct. 25: Unity Day and Bullying Awareness – Get educated and bring awareness to bullying trends and how to help, East Campus cafeteria, free Oct. 26-31: […]

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BEST BETS: Hot weather in Tucson, hotter events

May 4, 2017

Compiled by Dale Villeburn Old Coyote The temperature is on the rise in Tucson, but there are plenty of activities to help you deal with the heat. Movies in the Park: May 5- Sept. 1 A movie will be screened at Reid Park on the first Friday of each summer month. The free screenings will […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: April 20 – May 3

April 20, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS April 20-30: “Three Sisters,” West Campus Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets: $18 with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. April 25: PCC Jazz Ensemble, West Campus Center for the Arts, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $6, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. April 25: I3 Film […]

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Festivals, fairs and flings – oh my!

April 6, 2017

Compiled by Elise Stahl Spring Fling: April 7-9 The country’s largest student-run carnival, celebrating its 43rd year, takes place at the University of Arizona east mall from Cherry Street to Campbell Boulevard. The event provides carnival rides and games, entertainment and over 20 food booths. The fair attracts 30,000-plus visitors annually and fundraises for more […]

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Downtown Tucson takes a free ride

April 6, 2017

Story by KATELYN ROBERTS Photos by DAVID JOSEPH DEL GRANDE A “cyclovia,” Spanish for a temporary blockade from cars, allows locals to do anything but drive among a community’s car-free streets. As one of the most bike-friendly cities in the United States, ranked 23rd by Bicycling.com, Tucson’s spring Cyclovia on April 2 was a showcase […]

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February 2, 2017

CAMPUS EVENTS Feb. 6: Capoeira History and Culture, East Campus courtyard, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Learn about the Brazilian Martial arts combining dance, music and movement. Free. Details: 206-4500   Feb. 7: American Red Cross Blood Drive, Northwest Campus A-207, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Both sign-ups and walk-ins will be available. Details: Student Life, 206-2121.   Feb. […]

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November 22, 2016

CAMPUS EVENTS Nov. 1-30: Native American Heritage Month, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Details: 206-2121. Nov. 29: PCC Jazz Ensemble, West Campus Proscenium Theatre, 7:30 p.m. $6. Box office: 206-6986. Dec. 1: World AIDS Day, Northwest Campus Student Life Center, D-201, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Details: 206-2121. Dec. 1: PCC […]

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March 12, 2015

TUCSON EVENTS March 13: Rock Bottom Remainders-Tucson Festival of Books,UniversityofArizona StudentUnionMemorialCenterGrand Ballroom, 1303 E. University Blvd., 7:15-9:30 p.m. $75. Details:Tucsonfestivalofbooks.org. March 14: St. Paddy’s Kick Off,Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St., 9 p.m. $3, free if you wear green. Details: hotelcongress.com. March 14: Wings and Wheels: Military Vehicle Show, Pima Air & Space Museum, 6000 […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: Feb. 25-March 11

February 24, 2015

CAMPUS EVENTS Feb. 25: PCC Astronomy for All lecture and stargazing, East Campus community room and observatory, 6-8:30 p.m. Details: EC-studentlife@pima.edu. March 2-26: José Galvez Photography Exhibit in honor of Cesar Chavez,EastCampusStudentLife,Monday-Thursday 8a.m.-7p.m.,Friday8a.m.-5p.m. Details: EC-studentlife@pima.edu. March 7: Produce on Wheels – With Out Waste,DesertVistanorthparkinglot, 8-11 a.m. $10 to receive up to 60 pounds of fresh […]

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AZTEC CALENDAR: April 24-May 7

April 24, 2014

TUCSON EVENTS April 26: Spring Circus, Valley of the Moon, 2544 E. Allen Road, 4-8 p.m. $6 adults, $4 youth 17 and under. Details: manymouths.org/calendar. April 27: Angel Ranch – A Western Carnival, Trail Dust Town, 6541 E. Tanque Verde Road, noon-4 p.m. $25 adults, $15 children, $65 per family (2 adults + 2 kids) […]

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Aztec calander Oct. 11-24

October 11, 2012

AZTEC CALENDAR: Oct. 11-24   LIVE MUSIC   Oct. 11: Lower Dens featuring Half-Moon Rise at Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. $10. 18+. Details: hotelcongress.com/2012/09/19/lower-dens-w-half-moon-rise.   Oct. 11: Xzibit at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. $16 adv, $21 at door. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.   Oct. 13: 2nd […]

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Aztec Calender: Sept. 27-Oct. 10

September 27, 2012

Aztec Calendar Sept. 27- Oct. 10   CAMPUS EVENTS Sept. 28: Cinema Under the Stars. Northwest Campus. 6:30-10 p.m. Details: 206-2131. Oct. 3: Obama executive order explained. West Campus. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., C-G06. Oct. 3: Hispanic Heritage Month event: Evening Coffee House. Northwest Campus. All day. Details: 206-2131. TUCSON EVENTS Sept 27-30: Tucson Flamenco Festival. […]

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Aztec Calendar Sept. 13-26

September 13, 2012

CAMPUS EVENTS Sept. 13: West Campus Bernal Gallery “Looking Across the Border” talk: 1:30-2:30 p.m. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Video and performances: 6 p.m., Recital Hall. Details: 206-6942.   Sept. 18: Health and Wellness Fair. Northwest Campus. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Details: 206-2131.   Sept. 20: Legislative Dist. 2 debate. East Campus, Community Room. 6 p.m. Details: […]

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