40 West Broadway Boulevard Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 882 7406
As the name Borderlands Theater implies, this small professional theater focuses on, but not limits itself to, the culture of the lands North and South of the US-Mexican border and its mostly Hispanic communities, drawing inspiration from playwrights nationally. Most performances will be held at the Pima Community College West Campus Proscenium Theater, 2202 West Anklam Road.
210 East Congress Street Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 882 5140
Almost any time of the day, and any day of the week, you'll find folks congregating at this Iguana Cafe to enjoy a casual meal or just some friendly company. The great little spot has a laid-back feeling with an island-casual look and atmosphere. A few street-side tables make a great spots to people watch. Oven-fresh Cuban bread is piled with tasty meats, cheeses and veggies, and makes a satisfying lunch or afternoon snack. Salads and bagel sandwiches are also offered.
865 East University Boulevard Tucson, AZ 85719 +1 520 624 4177
Just a block from the University of Arizona is Tucson's oldest, original brewery. A winner of many awards for its beers and ales, including Best of Show at the 1998 Las Vegas International Beer Festival, Gentle Ben's Brewing Company is also a favorite for its innovative cuisine. Would you expect to find Spinach & Artichoke Dip or a Asian Chicken Wrap at a brewpub? You will here, along with an interesting selection of salads, sandwiches, pastas and appetizers. Its seven brewed-on-premise beers run from pale ales up to porters and are available by-the-glass, as sampler "flights" and even by the jug or keg to take out.
47 West Congress Street Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 628 1601
From breakfast to lunch, this closet-sized downtown cafe is bustling with business people looking for a quick and flavorful bite to eat. Because of its small size and its great popularity, you may have to wait awhile to place your order. In the morning, croissants, muffins and a few breakfast entrees are served along with a full range of specialty coffees. Panini sandwiches are the lunch of choice with a variety of fillings. Daily specials range from salads and sandwiches to hot entrees.
135 South Sixth Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 629 0191
Just across Sixth Avenue, this modern, upbeat Barrio bistro serves creative contemporary cuisine in an attractive, lively atmosphere. It's a convenient dining spot when attending theater and music events or when doing business in the downtown area. It can be quite noisy here, but it's an energized, delightful din. The menu features a full range of appetizers and "little plates," salads, chicken, veal, pastas, plus daily entree specials. Full bar service is available.
311 East Congress Street Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 622 8848
They call themselves the "World's Darkest Nightclub" and they're not referring so much to the lighting situation as to the prevalent aura. On the ground-floor of a 1920s-era hotel, the club has many vestiges of its historic past coupled with the dark and dank ambiance appropriate to its alternative concept. This funky spot features an eclectic array of live music, from acoustic to alternative dance, which is perfectly suited to its dramatically diverse and energetically eccentric clientele. Call for information on cover charges.
266 East Congress Street Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 207 8201
HUB Restaurant and Ice Creamery is one revitalized corner of Tucson which serves classic comfort food and everyone's favorite ICE-CREAM! From Pot-pies to hamburgers and hand-made ice-cream, Hub serves it all. Dessert is never a matter of debate at this eatery with truly sinful choices of Rocky Road, Salted Caramel and Creamy Vanilla Ice-cream. The decor is classically styled with comfortable seating and a long bar brimming with spirits.
135 South 6th Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 623 7700
An irresistible Happy Hour and an eclectic menu of American fare that will melt your taste buds features at Downtown Kitchen + Cocktails. An emphasis on seasonally available, fresh ingredients creates a menu which is dynamic and refreshing. The Downtown Burger which is drowned in Foie Gras, mushrooms and caramelized onions is a popular item on the menu. The decor is a constant reminder of fun and frolic.
140 South Kolb Road Tucson, AZ 85710 +1 520 344 8843
Replacing the Fenderskirts bar, the Whiskey Tango is a local neighborhood bar. Offering a friendly and casual atmosphere, it puts you to ease in an instant. You can choose from the variety of beers, wines or simply ask the bartender to mix a cocktail for you. As far as entertainment is concerned, almost every week it hosts live music concerts; Whiskey Tango also features pool tables and karaoke set-up for providing complete entertainment. Truly, its a perfect place to enjoy a drink or two with your friends and simply have a good time.
256 East Congress Street Tucson, AZ 85701 +1 520 791 9869
One of the top night spots in Tucson, Shark Bar is the place to be if you like to have a good time. The sound system here is of top quality making it a great spot for dancing besides they also a bunch of televisions which shows a lot of sports. The DJ's here spin some fab music four days a week. There is also a karaoke night. Rock Espanyol is a big hit here thats what attracts the crowds to Shark Bar. It also boasts of a great drinks line up.
Under the auspices of the Tucson Convention Center, TCC Arena
is the top place in town for concerts, wrestling, circus and sporting events. It is also home to the Arizona IceCats Collegiate Club Hockey. It can accommodate more than ...
Situated on the University of Arizona campus, this is the
venue for the popular "UA Presents" series, which offers around ten events every year including classical music, Broadway shows, performance artists, dance, jazz, and blues. With 2,400 seats, this ...
A great "dive bar" with live local music almost every
night, this is a grungy and dark place with a few scattered tables and couches and an upstairs balcony with tables and chairs. The stage is set at the ...