Author Archive: Jon D Auria

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El Rio Vecinos

El Rio Vecinos

September 10, 2013 |

A New Organizational Benefactor for El Rio Community Health Center For 43 years, El Rio Community Health Center has been serving Tucsonans by providing remarkable health care for one in 12 residents while also assisting the homeless and citizens lacking insurance with vaccinations, treatments, dental care, education and general check ups. It has grown to […]

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Festival En El Barrio Viejo

Festival En El Barrio Viejo

March 22, 2013 |

Calexico and other great bands join together to support KXCI and celebrate the beautiful Barrio of Tucson and its community Sunday, March 24th marks the Fourth Annual Festival En El Barrio Viejo, which is taking place downtown in the streets of the El Presidio neighborhood. This year’s festival boasts three stages filled with amazing bands […]

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Loco for Local

Loco for Local

December 9, 2012 |

December 12th is a special day on the calendar and not only because the numeric date reads 12-12-12, but also because TucsonNightOut.com is presenting Go Loco 4 Local Day in Tucson. The event is bringing together 18 local restaurants with more signing on as it approaches that will be offering $12 specials on their menus […]

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3 Degrees of Strangers

3 Degrees of Strangers

December 6, 2012 |

Downtown Tucson is a hub of diversity where you’ll find all walks of life: business people, lawyers, executives, artists, students, travelers, the homeless and many others.  While the people you encounter Downtown may take up very little of your consciousness, there is an interesting juxtaposition of strangers and community that can either connect us to […]

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BICAS Art Auction

BICAS Art Auction

December 1, 2012 |

Local non-profit organization Bicycle Inter-Community Art & Salvage (BICAS) will be hosting their 17th annual Art Auction and Celebration on December 1st and 2nd at Whistle Stop Depot (177 W. 5th St.). The two-day weekend event will merge the strong local communities of Tucson artists, cyclists and art lovers who will be gathering to view […]

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Pedal Posters

Pedal Posters

November 7, 2012 |

Twenty-five local artists will showcase their bike-inspired prints at this year’s Velociprints Show on Saturday, November 10th at Borderlands Brewery. The prints on display will all be limited edition runs of bike-inspired art that were created exclusively for Velociprints. The artists will be on hand to discuss their work and join in on the bicycled […]

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Tucson’s First Coffee Crawl

Tucson’s First Coffee Crawl

November 1, 2012 |

  Much like a fine wine, coffee is a complex concoction that contains hundreds of flavor profiles that can be detected by a refined palate and appreciated in a way that most morning drinkers overlook. The sheer process of roasting the beans that go into your mug is an exact and often strenuous science that […]

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A Slice of Innovation

A Slice of Innovation

October 3, 2012 |

Downtown Tucson welcomes an elegant new addition to its already impressive culinary family with the opening of Reilly Craft Pizza & Drink located on the Northeast corner of Pennington and Scott. The historic building that was built in 1906 now boasts lavishly modern décor, a warm atmosphere and some of the best pizza and Italian […]

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A Festival Celebrating Tucson Dining

A Festival Celebrating Tucson Dining

October 3, 2012 |

Pull out your dapper dining clothes and build up a healthy appetite, as the 2012 Tucson Culinary Festival is returning this month featuring exciting new events and delicious new dishes from Tucson’s finest restaurants. While the cuisine, wine and margaritas that have defined the event for so many years will make their usual appearance – […]

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