Tag: Tohono Chul Park

Free Admission on Donor Days at Tohono Chul Park

Free Admission on Donor Days at Tohono Chul Park

| November 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tohono Chul Park is offering free admission on selected Fridays in exchange for donations to local charities. Tomorrow’s featured charity is TAMMS, the Tucson Area Marine MomS organization. TAMMS is requesting heavy thermal socks, hand and foot warmers and thermal packs, gloves (bow hunter style) that have fingers that fold back, wet wipes, toiletries, batteries […]

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Tohono Chul Fall Plant Sale Features the KILLAZ Barrel Cactus

Tohono Chul Fall Plant Sale Features the KILLAZ Barrel Cactus

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Fantastic Fall Plant Sale October 15 and 16 Tohono Chul Park puts on 2 plant sales every year where you can shop for some of the strangest arid-adapted plant life on the planet. The Park grows many of its own featured plants – it even owns a patent for one variety – but stocks up […]

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Upcoming Events Week of Oct. 10

Upcoming Events Week of Oct. 10

| October 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

  It’s a busy week for nonprofits. Here is a run down of some Tucson area activities. Tucson OASIS hosts their 3rd Annual Discover Life After 50 Expo at the Viscount Suites, 9am to 1pm on Tuesday. The Expo features OASIS programs for vibrant aging and social engagement. Over 20 Tucson area nonprofits will have […]

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Monsoon Madness Plant Sale at Tohono Chul Park This Week

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Monsoon Madness Plant Sale happens this Friday and Saturday at Tohono Chul Park. The event runs Friday 4pm – 8pm, and on Saturday from 8am to 1pm. Entry into the Park during the Plant Sale hours is free and the extended evening hours are perfect for a cooler stroll. Local vendors will be scattered […]

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Tucson’s Worst Best-Kept Secret

Tucson’s Worst Best-Kept Secret

| April 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

Imagine collecting a slew of national and local honors and still being named as One of the Top 22 Secret Gardens in the United States by National Geographic Traveler. That would be Tohono Chul Park, Tucson’s “Hidden Oasis” which has been named one of the World’s Top Ten Great Botanical Gardens by Travel + Leisure, […]

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