The Student News Site of University of Arizona

The Daily Wildcat

89° Tucson, AZ

The Daily Wildcat

The Daily Wildcat


    Out and about in Tucson: this week in July

    Wednesday, July 10

    “Curious Camera Event” at ArtsEye Gallery, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., free

    Featuring photography captured with alternative methods, this gallery showing explores the conventions of capturing images through the lense of pinhole and cellphone cameras, all while featuring the Giant Holga — a symbol of camera kitsch in its oversized glory.

    Thursday, July 11

    Scottish Country dance lessons at Vineyard Church Hall, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., $5

    Get your jig on with this cheap and easy introduction to traditional Scottish folk dancing here in Tucson. Learn about the culture and its music all while learning some moves of your own.

    Friday, July 12

    “Spider Guy” at The Gaslight Theatre, 7 p.m., $18.50 general admission $16.50 for students, military and seniors

    In this musical spoof of a very well-known action hero, a student subject to an experiment gone wrong realizes his own superpowers while trying to find true love. The song and dance of “Spider Guy” is sure to be fun for the whole family.

    Saturday, July 13

    2nd Saturdays Downtown, Scott Avenue, 6:30 p.m., free

    Featuring acts ranging from the acrobatic Cirque Roots troupe to the smooth sounds of the UA’s own Roll Acosta, the second Saturday in July is host to some of Tucson’s most eclectic acts, all featured in downtown. Even if you come for the music, stay for the food trucks — it’s the best gathering of the city’s chuck wagons.
    Sunday, July 14

    “Under The Sun Tour” w/Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth, Gin Blossoms, AVA Amphitheater, 7:00 p.m., $25 lawn seating

    Relive the best of ‘90s rock with this musical trio. Supported by Fastball and Vertical Horizon, just $25 gets you five bands, performing songs you’ll know, love and remember.

    Tuesday, July 16

    Bogan Via at Club Congress, 8 p.m., 21 , free

    Phoenix’s eclectic and electric noise pop duo heads south to deliver a free show at Club Congress. With a big sound in Club Congress’ intimate setting, Bogan Via is sure to help you dance your troubles away.

    More to Discover
    Activate Search