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May 19: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: 520 Day at Pueblo Vida, Poolside Lounge Party at AC Hotel, Arizona Poppy Shop Opening, Mestizo Studio Opening, and So Much More!

May 12: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Diane Reeves, 2nd Saturdays, Free Family Fun Jubilee, Pi’erre Bourne, and So Much More!

May 5: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Tucson International Mariachi Conference, Pueblos del Maíz Fiesta, Tucson Sugar Skulls Arena Football, Mother’s Day Events, and So Much More!

April 28: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Agave Heritage Festival, Brings' Spring Fling, Arizona International Film Festival, and So Much More!

April 21: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: 30th Arizona International Film Festival, Baja Beer Festival, Tucson Earth Day Festival, and So Much More!

April 14: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Arizona Theatre Company opening weekend of Justice, Tucson Roadrunners Hockey and Hops, Easter Sunday Events, and So Much More!

April 7: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: 2nd Saturdays, Borderlands Block Party, Tucson Symphony Orchestra, GABA Bike Swap, and So Much More!

April 1: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Tucson Folk Festival, 1st Saturday Art Walk, Ballet Tucson’s reINVIGORATE Spring Concert, 4th Ave Street Fair, and So Much More!

March 24: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Cyclovia Tucson, Haiku Hike Now On Display, Monster Jam, Make It! Workshop @ Children's Museum, and So Much More!

March 17: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Tucson Norte-Sur Open House, Tucson Hip Hop Festival, Cinema Tucsón and So Much More!

March 11: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: TMA Spring Artisans Market, Tucson St. Paddy's Day Parade, 3rd Annual Gran Fondo, Stews Shoes Museum Night, and SO MUCH MORE!

March 4: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Live Music Galore, Kevin Hart at Tucson Music Hall, Congress Cookout, The Monica - Opening Weekend, and So Much More!

February 24: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Haiku Hike Call to Poets, Preview of Nina Simone: Four Women at ATC, Dinosaur World Live at The Rialto, and So Much More!

February 17: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Hip Hop Jazz Fusion Night at Thunder Canyon, Family SciFest at Children's Museum, Book Drive & Craft Day at TMA, and So Much More!

February 10: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: Iron John's Congress Taproom Reopens, Living History Day at Presidio Museum, Cinema Tucsón at the Fox, Valentine's Day Dinners and So Much More!

February 4: This Weekend In Downtown Tucson: The Century Room Brings Jazz to Downtown, Generation Creation at Children's Museum, Congress Cookout, The Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase Continues and So Much More!


December 29: Happy New Year, Downtown Tucson 2021 By the Numbers, See Fireworks to Ring in 2022 and More!

December 22: Happy Holidays from Downtown Tucson Partnership, Building a Downtown Tucson for Everyone Grant Program, Mask Up Pima County, Window Decorating Contest Winner, Save the Dates and More!

December 17: DTP Honored by the Fox Theatre, Vote for Your Favorite Holiday Window, Local Markets Galore This Weekend, Downtown Gift Guide for Last-Minute Shoppers and Much More!

December 10: Over 60 Buildings Illuminate the Skyline, Scott Avenue Cocktail Corridor, Roadrunners Teddy Bear Toss, Holiday Celebrations and Markets, and Much More!

December 3: Shop Small with our Holiday Gift Guide, Miracle on Congress St. Returns, Get Your Booster at the TCC and More!

November 24: The Holidays Are Here and Downtown is Glowing!

November 19: Tucson Holiday Ice opens tomorrow, El Tour de Tucson tomorrow, TMA Fall Artisans Market and More!

November 11: Thank You Veterans, DUSK Music Festival this Weekend, Save the Dates and More!

November 5: All Souls Procession this Weekend, Big Events Happening this Month and More!

October 29: Halloween Weekend Downtown, New Businesses, Downtown Shop of the Week, Downtown Links Update and More!

September 17: Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month, Shop of the Week: Campfire Cycling, Final Weekend of Sonoran Restaurant Week and More!

September 10: Sonoran Restaurant Week is here, Stone Ave. Underpass Now Open, A high-profile company and a TV food show are eyeing downtown Tucson and More!

August 20: Hampton Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens Downtown, Live Entertainment Returns, TMC Meet Me Downtown Road Closures and More!

July 29: Saying Goodbye to Senae Thai, The Gallery on Fifth Now Leasing, Downtown Shop of the Week and More!

July 23: Gem and Mineral Museum Now Open, Downtown Links Project Update, Events are Back, and More!

July 16: Downtown Photo of the Week, Tucson KidsFest @ the TCC, Rialto Theatre Gallery Project Ending Soon, Upcoming Downtown Events and More!

July 9: Millions in federal COVID funds coming to Tucson's Fox, Rialto theaters, Countdown to Curtain-up, Future Priorities for Downtown Tucson and More!

July 2: Future Priorities for Downtown Tucson

June 18: Spend Father's Day Weekend Downtown, Celebrate Juneteenth, Start Buying Tickets for Live Shows, Streetcar and Transit Free and More!

June 11: TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Run Announces Date, Live Entertainment Returns to Downtown, Celebrating Downtown Ambassador Work Anniversary and more!

May 27: Visitor Center Reopens, Penca and REILLY Reopen, DTP Honored with Award of Resilience, Extended Streetcar Hours and more!

May 21: DTP presented w/ 2021 Common Ground Award of Resilience, News & Updates from the City of Tucson, The 01 Spotlight: Borderlands Brewing Company and More!

May 13: What Will Summer Look Like in Downtown Tucson? Take the Consumer Sentiment Survey

May 7: REACH the Loop Presents Loop Local, Celebrate Mother's Day Downtown, Downtown Vaccination Sites, The 01 Spotlight: Chicago Music Store and More!

April 30: Vax at the Fox on Fridays, The 01 Spotlight: Campfire Cycling, Downtown Traffic Alert and More!

April 23: Safely Enjoy Downtown with These Events, The 01 Spotlight: Elle Boutique, Enterprise Buys $9,500 in Downtown Tucson Gift Cards, Downtown Traffic Alert and More!

April 16: Downtown Sounds, Spring Artisans Market, AZ International Film Fest and So Much More!

April 2: Easter and Spring Events, COVID-19 Vaccine, The 01 Spotlight: The L Offices, Arizona Gives Day and More! 

March 26: Troubadour Thursdays, New Public Health Advisory, The 01 Spotlight: Tucson Museum of Art, Merchants and Retail Council and More!

March 19: Haiku Hike is Here, Billions Coming Soon for Restaurants, The 01 Spotlight: Common Workspace, DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Opening and More!

March 5: TREND Report, New Downtown Businesses, The 01 Spotlight:Johnny Gibson's and More!

February 26: New Mural on Congress Street, Downtown Arts, Entertainment & Culture, The Loop, Black Paper, and Downtown Links!

February 19: Downtown Patios Warming Up, Support Tucson Restaurants, The 01 Spotlight: Hotel Congress, UArizona Gem & Mineral Museum and More!

February 12: Downtown Heater Program, Valentine's Day Specials, The 01 Spotlight: RendezVous Urban Flats and More!

February 8: Celebrate Valentine's Day with help from Downtown

January 29: The 01 Spotlight: Chic Boutique and Spa, Valentine's Day & Other Happenings!

January 22: The 01 Spotlight: English Salon Spa, Thai Tacos, Resources for Restaurants, DTP Receives "Hero Award" and More!

January 15: Tribute to Honor Lives Lost to COVID-19, Vaccine Information, The 01 Spotlight: Laura Tanzer and More!

January 8: January 8th Commemoration, Holiday Photo Contest Winners, The 01 Spotlight, Downtown Testing Center Update and More!


December 17: Support Downtown Businesses, Downtown Tucson Gift Card, Downtown Photo Ops, Holiday Happenings and More!

December 11: Downtown Tucson Gift Card Now Available!

December 2: Citywide Curfew Begins Friday at 10 P.M. and Small Business Grant Program for Rio Nuevo Businesses

November 19: Desert Nights Downtown Lights, More Outdoor Dining, Downtown Grants Making An Impact and More!

October 30: More Outdoor Dining, Downtown Doggie of the Week, Downtown Testing Site Update and more!

October 27: Downtown Building Illumination Program 2020

October 23: New Website, Sanitizer Stations, Get Tested Downtown and more!

October 15: FREE Downtown COVID-19 Testing Three Days Per Week!

September 23: DTP Releases FY 19/20 Annual Report

September 18: Merchants Meeting Recap and Downtown Reopening Timeline

September 8: Downtown Gets Ready for You!

August 28: More Great Places for Outdoor Dining, Who’s Open Downtown and More!

August 21: Downtown Tucson is Getting Ready for You!

August 13: UArizona Campus Reentry Update and Pima Ready for You

August 5: Downtown Rebound and Outdoor Café Grants Still Available!

July 2: Pima County Ready for You, Safety Communications Resources, Wear a Mask and DTP Grant Programs

June 25: Deadline is TODAY, June 25 – Order Your PPE Now!

June 22: PPE Order Deadline this Thursday, June 25!

June 19: Face Coverings Now Mandatory, Father’s Day Specials Downtown, Juneteenth and Pima County Partners with DTP

June 18: Attention Businesses: New DTP Grants, Free PPE, and Survey Results

May 29: Take the Community Outreach Survey + Final Round of the DTP Gift Card Incentive Program

May 21: DTP Gift Card Incentive Program – Round 8 Tomorrow at Noon!

May 14: Lunch Hour Round of DTP Gift Card Incentive Program – Tomorrow at Noon!

May 11: Pima County Guidance for Reopening Businesses

May 7: Gift Card Happy Hour Round, State Guidance for Reopening and Mother’s Day Specials

April 30: DTP Releases THIRD Round of Gift Cards with Help from HSL Properties

April 23: Round 5 Goin’ Live TOMORROW, Thanks to our Ambassadors and More

April 21: DTP Releases FOURTH Round of Gift Cards with Help Again from HSL Properties

April 15: DTP Releases THIRD Round of Gift Cards with Help from HSL Properties

April 9: DTP Releases Second Round of Gift Cards

April 7: Support Downtown Tucson Nonprofits, Retailers and Restaurants

April 3: DTP Infuses Cash Into the Downtown Community

March 27: Mayor Romero Announces new City of Tucson Actions to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

March 27: Keeping Your Business Safe and Financially Sound During the COVID-19 Crisis

March 25: COVID-19 Update from Downtown Tucson Partnership

March 20: FREE Takeout Parking Zones Now Available Downtown!

March 19: Food & Business Guide During COVID-19

March 18: Resource Page Now Available

March 18: Get On Our List and Market Your Business

March 17: City Declares Local Emergency

March 13: Stay Safe and Support Downtown Businesses