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Sunday, July 24, 2016

Tucson Children's Activities [Monday Calendar]

Tucson Children's Activities [Monday Calendar]


We are looking to have some fun for our last full week of summer in my household and the Tucson Children's Activities Calendar for today (Monday) is where we will start.

SEE ALL of today's events on the calendar HERE.

Some other suggestions for Monday 
(see suggestions every day this week to end your summer with a bang):
1. See bats emerge from the Tucson Bat Bridges INFO HERE
Photo credit:Arizona Families

2. Go to a Splashpad INFO HERE

3. Go out to eat and get a free or cheap kids meal UPDATED INFO HERE
Photo credit: Humble Pie Facebook Page
4. Families w 4th graders (entering 5th) go to Saguaro National Park,head to the Grand Canyon or any other National Park Service land for free INFO HERE  (info for incoming 4th graders too!)

5. Check out the free "My Time at the Mini" for people with autism and their families INFO HERE




Half Price Cheesecake Day 2016

Half Price Cheesecake Day 2016
Photo credit: Cheesecakefactory.com

Who doesn't love cheesecake? And for 1/2 price at Cheesecake Factory - YUMMY! All cheesecake slices will be 1/2 price on July 29 and July 30 at The Cheesecake Factory nationwide.
*Offer valid July 29th and 30th. For dine-in only. Only one slice per guest. Must be present. Offer valid in USA and Puerto Rico Restaurants.

What is your favorite flavor- I am a classic cheesecake  with cherry topping kind of gal.




Things to do in Tucson Today July 24, 2016


Things to do in Tucson Today July 24, 2016



Are you looking for some fun activities and things to do in Tucson today with your families (July 24, 2016) Look at at the original and most comprehensive resource here at Arizona Families!

Go to the calendar HERE to see it with continual updates about current events for the entire family.

So many free and inexpensive activities.

What will your Sunday be full of?



Saturday, July 23, 2016

FREE Admission to National Parks for One Full Year #EveryKidInaPark Initiative

FREE Admission to National Parks 
for One Full Year 
ALL 4th Graders 2016-2017 School Year

Taking in the view from the Wupatki National Monument

We were able to use my son's annual park pass for some fun adventures at different National Park Service lands. If you are a fourth grader entering 5th grade you can still get your pass to use through the end of August AND the program is continuing for all entering 4th graders in the 2016-2017 school year- see below about how to print your pass.
Looking out at San Diego from the Cabrillo National Monument
Busy Bee at Zion National Park Nature Center
with all the activities
Visiting with Grandpa in Bryce Canyon National Park
Exploring slot canyons at
Grand Staircase 
Escalante National Monument 
Having fun on the rim at Bryce Canyon National Park
My kids did the Junior Ranger Program every where we went with fun activities to earn badges and learn more about our National Parks. The BEST badge ceremony was at San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park- see the video below (PSA it was very windy)








Sunday Summer Matinee Disney Movies at The Fox

Sunday Summer Matinee 
Disney Movies at The Fox


Sunday Summer Matinee series starts this Sunday Disney Movies art the Fox with Monsters, Inc. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Box Office at (520) 547-3040


To see the entire updated constantly crazy cool calendar #1 resource for things to do in Tucson with kids - things to do in Tucson weekends Things to do in Tucson -Period - 
See our calendar HERE





Power Up Against Cancer Event for Families at Fox Theatre Tucson

What: Unbreakable Gear has teamed up with HopeKids Arizona to put on a Fundrasier Show "POWER UP AGAINST CANCER"!!! This Show will take place at The Fox Tucson Theatre, 

Here’s just a sample of what you can see and do!
  • Bench and Deadlift Exhibition, which will include Pro Lifters Smashing Weights!
  • Nationally-Ranked Bodybuilders Posing!
  • Some of Arizona’s Top Arm Wrestlers also there to Put on a Show!
  • Deadlifts for Reps Competition
  • Meet and Take a Photo with Mr. Incredible – Andy Harman: Superhero & IFBB Pro
  • Kid Activities

This event will raise money for these amazing kids dealing with Cancer and other major health issues!

In addition to HUGE lifting by our monster athletes, there will be crowd activities, Silent Auction,  and much more!!

Be part of UGNation and help make this an incredible event for these UNBREAKABLE Kids!
When:Saturday, August 6 from 11am-4pm!                    Where:Fox Theatre Tucson   17 W. Congress                                                       Cost: $10 Kids 15 and under are FREE Tickets HERE Donations HERE
Bring the families out and put a smile on these special kids!!! 

Things to Do in Tucson This Weekend

Things to Do in Tucson This Weekend July 23


THE FULL CALENDAR WITH 55 EVENTS CLICK HERE 


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