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27th Annual Great Tucson Beer Festival

27th Annual Great Tucson Beer Festival

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

An evening of beer tasting at the ballpark with snacks and food samples, from eateries around Tucson, included in your ticket price ($45-$90). There’s fun games such as horseshoes, as well as fun balloons, temporary tattoos and stage giveaways, plus excellent music provided by 80’s And Gentlemen. Admission to the VIP section brings extra benefits, […]

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Cookies and Cocktails Event A Delicious Way to Support the Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona

Cookies and Cocktails Event A Delicious Way to Support the Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of my favorite events, Cookies and Cocktails helps support 14,000 girls in Southern Arizona Traditional GS cookies provide the majority of the income needed to run this vibrant organization serving 14,000 girls in Southern Arizona. Cookies and Cocktails enlists local chefs to imaginatively recreate the traditional cookies into serious and very delectable dessert morsels. […]

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Spay-ghetti and No Balls an Inventive FUNdraiser

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

I love a twist on a theme, and Arizona Greyhound Rescue has a creative and fun way to support their efforts to rescue Greyhounds with a spaghetti dinner that really does include the meatballs. The dinner will be held at the Trident Grill, 2033 E Speedway on November 18th, with 3 seating times available. There […]

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The Music of Woodstock Returns to Tucson, Benefits KXCI Community Radio

| August 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Four years ago, KXCI began a new tradition by inaugurating KXCI Celebrates Woodstock. Every August since, we’ve dusted off our vinyl and 8-tracks, our platform shoes and bell bottoms to celebrate the music of 40 years ago. This year, we continue the tradition with “KXCI Celebrates 1972”. This all ages benefit concert will feature local […]

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Yummy! Mardi Gras Masks Feed Community

| August 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Food Bank is asking for artists to create Mardi Gras or Carnivale masks for Mardi Gras 2013. Create a unique art mask that will be auctioned at Mardi Gras 2013 with proceeds benefiting the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona hunger relief programs.  Artist must create their own mask based on the theme […]

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Pizza with an Officer for a Good Cause

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Eric Hite Foundation is having a fundraising event Friday, July 27, at Peter Piper Pizza on east Broadway. Show up with this flyer in hand (must print and take in) and the Foundation will receive a portion of the proceeds. The Eric Hite Foundation provides low-cost day care for law enforcement and military personnel. The […]

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Rockin’ Blues Review Tickets on Sale Benefits Community Radio

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

91.3 KXCI Community Radio returns to its roots with a “House Rockin’” party at historic El Casino Ballroom on Friday, August 10th at 8pm. KXCI’s popular concert series in the 1980’s helped get the station on the air beginning with the very first “Blues Review” benefit to raise scratch to buy the initial broadcast equipment. […]

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Busy Weekend for Nonprofit Causes in Tucson

| April 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is, according to my event calendar, the busiest weekend of the year for nonprofit organizations in the Tucson area. There are some great events and celebrations that need and deserve your support. Rummage Sale for Wings for Women Comcast Cares Day at the Girl Scouts Hacienda Bike to the Zoo Day Earth Day at […]

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Moctoberfest at Mercado San Agustin

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

via Downtown Tucson Moctoberfest is an April Fool’s carnival, beer festival and community arts fundraiser for Many Mouths One Stomach, the curators off the hugely revered All Souls Procession. Moctoberfest will be staged from noon to midnight on March 31 at the Mercado San Agustín, 100 S. Avenida del Convento. Pre-sale tickets are $14 or […]

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A Proper British High Tea in Tucson

A Proper British High Tea in Tucson

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS members and fans donned fancy hats and enjoyed a “proper British tea” poolside at Atria Bell Court last week. The event, which was sold-out, will return next year according to organizers. OASIS is a nonprofit for adults over 50 who want to stay physically active as well as mentally and socially engaged. Members […]

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