See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Tucson area, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
Every Wednesday evening at 7pm at Crave Coffee Bar, 4530 E Broadway Blvd, great java, warm guys -meet/socialize with local bears, everyone welcome! Coffee/teas, pastries, sandwiches, salads. For more events such as Bear Burgers and Beer Busts, see below:
Third Saturdays at The Loft Cinema, Tucson. For when you have that urge to 'jump to the left" and "do the time warp again." A Loft Cinema tradition for 37 years and counting! With the “Heavy Petting” shadow cast, live and in your face! Jan 16, Feb 20, Mar 19, Apr 16, May 21, June 18, July 16, Aug 20, Sept 17, Oct 15, Nov 19, and Dec 17, 2016.
Each 4th Saturday/ month, Bears at home bar, the Venture-N, for afternoon of socializing and beer (or soda) at special beer bust prices. Homemade chili or other snacks usually available too. Beer Bust times vary, see the calendar at website below. ALSO: Last Sunday of the month Bear Burgers, 5pm.
April 30 - May 1, 2016. National headline acts + local favorites; showcasing over 100 local bands plus more from throughout Arizona, the SW and throughout the USA. Songwriting Competition, Workshops, Gospel Sing-Along, Children's Show, Food Court and Arts & Crafts market. FREE to the public each first weekend of May - one of the loveliest events on the Tucson calendar.
September 17, 2016. Since 1988, Arizona’s hub of Neo-Pagan, Heathen, and Polytheist communication and education. Fostering understanding/ good will among local Pagans/Heathens and between this community and the general public; building and maintaining a spiritual, educational, and social network based on respect for one another and a deep reverence for Nature. See event details:
January 12-16, 2017 (TBC). A winter bear gathering in the warmth of the desert sun over the Martin Luther King weekend. Social events, day tours to Southern Arizona attractions, meals, entertainment, pool parties, Fur Real Dance. Special Bear Contest unlike others anywhere else. See host hotel and events updates at website: