Author: secondsaturday

Janos Cooking School Launches Its New Semester

As Winter comes to an end and Spring arrives Janos Cooking School is launching its new semester. School is back in session starting Saturday, January 21, 2012, followed by 3 more classes on February 11, 2012, March 17, 2012 and April 28, 2012. This semester of cooking classes will kick off with Traditional Mexican Cooking… Read more »

DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails Opens Patio

DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails announces its newest addition, patio dining and drinking in front of the restaurant. Set to open in January, DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails is nearing completion of a new patio in front of the restaurant at 135 South 6th Ave. “We’ve been excited to build this patio since we opened last year”… Read more »

Dancing in the Streets AZ Presents The Nutcracker Ballet

On Sunday, December 18, at 3:00 p.m., Dancing in the Streets Arizona will present a very special holiday performance of The Nutcracker Ballet at the Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 West Congress Street. Don’t miss this holiday treat, with live music by the Civic Orchestra of Tucson and a cast of 150 costumed dancers. Before the… Read more »

Holiday Express Down at the Depot

On Saturday, December 17, 2011, the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum will present its 7th Annual Holiday Express Down at the Train Depot with Santa. This family-friendly event will take place from 2-4 p.m. at 414 N. Toole. There will be plenty of free parking around and across from the Train Depot. Events include: –Join in… Read more »

See Up With People on Second Saturday, November 12

Second Saturdays Downtown is excited to announce its partnership with the international organization Up with People and their upcoming visit to Tucson! Up with People is a non-profit global education organization focused on bringing the world together through service and music. The current cast is made up of 100 young people from 19 different countries… Read more »

Janos Cooking School’s Next Class on November 19: A Janos Thanksgiving

On November 19 Janos Cooking School will offer the second class of its Fall semester: A Janos Thanksgiving. Dishes to be demonstrated will be Roast Turkey Adobado with Smoked Poblano, and Portbello Stuffing, Chipotle Molasses Sweet Potatoes, Cornbread, Mushroom and Chorizo Stuffing, Gingered Jalapeño Orange Cranberries, Maple Syrup Gravy and Caramel Pumpkin Mousse will be… Read more »

All Souls Procession 2011 this weekend!

About 20,000 participants are expected to join the 2011 All Souls Procession that will take place this Sunday, November 6. Inspired by the Mexican Dia de los Muertos Holiday, the two-mile long procession from 4th Avenue to Downtown has expanded from a ritualistic performance piece to a weekend-long ceremony that features local artists, activists and… Read more »