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Saturday, June 13, 2015

Tucson Discount Card and Adventures First 1,000 get discount card for only $1



This card will get you discounts all summer long over and over at 143 Local Businesses in Tucson. It is normally $5 but through this special Arizona Families link it is only $1 shipped to you to enjoy all summer.

The first 1,000 people will GET YOUR DISCOUNT CARD FOR only $1 shipping by going through this LINK only.


Explore Downtown Tucson: Adventures For Kids

Take the kids on an downtown adventure in the heart of Tucson this summer.  Select and print an adventure map and follow along as you discover Downtown Tucson. Explore the different attractions and destinations and post your journey to Facebook with the hash tag #TucsonSummer for a chance to win prizes and give-a-ways* all summer long.  Follow along on each map as you’re guided through the downtown districts and don’t forget your Summer in the City saver pass for huge discounts from over 100 area merchants all along the streetcar line.

PRINT: ADVENTURE #1: Streetcar, Fire Station, Transportation
Level: 2
Duration: 3 Hours
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1. This adventure begins at Mercado San Agustin (100 South Avenida del Convento #200, Tucson, AZ 85745) with free parking where you can enjoy a breakfast snack or early lunch at one of Mercado San Agustin’s many options such as Seis Kitchen or a locally roasted craft coffee at Stella Java.  Then proceed to the Convento | Congress Street streetcar stop just outside of the Mercado San Agustin where you’ll board the Sun Link Modern Streetcar.
2. You’ll ride for just a few minutes then depart the modern streetcar at the Granada Ave. | Cushing St. stop where you’ll find the Downtown Tucson Fire Department to the South.  Tour their historic Museum located at 300 S Fire Central Place, Tucson, AZ  (520) 791-4512 and while you’re here take a picture of your favorite fire truck (apparatus) and post on Facebook with the hash tag #TucsonSummer for a chance to win prizes and give-a-ways* all summer long.
When you’re finished exploring, re-board the modern streetcar and head into the heart of Downtown Tucson for your next stop!
3. Depart the modern streetcar after about 4-5 minutes at the Centro Parking Garage where you’ll walk about a block to the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum (414 N Toole Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701) for a tour of Southern Pacific steam engine #1673
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11am – 3pm, Friday, Saturday 10am – 4pm, Sunday 11am -3pm.  Phone: 520-623-2223
4. When you’re finished make a stop at Maynard’s Market for Isabelle’s old fashion locally made ice cream or a cool beverage before making your way back to the Centro Parking Garage Sun Link Modern Streetcar stop and ride it all the way back to the Mercado, Convento | Congress Streetcar stop.
You’ll also find an alternative treat location if you choose in the Mercado:
Sonoran Sno Cones
Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-4pm | Phone: 520-344-8470 
Congratulations, you’ve completed the adventure!  Tell your friends that you rode the streetcar, saw the historic Fire Station #1 and some cool fire trucks, and climbed aboard a real steam engine train while on your Downtown Tucson tour!  Ready for another adventure, they’ll be posted here all summer long!

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