Springtime in Tucson is beautiful and we want you to get the most out of the season. These are the top 10 things to do in Tucson this Spring. No matter how you decide to get out there and enjoy the beautiful spring weather there are plenty of things to do in Tucson for the whole family!
10 Things to Do in Tucson this Spring:
The Great Outdoors
There are so many things to do in Tucson that involve getting outside for some fresh spring air. One of those things is hiking. There are great places to go hiking all around Tucson. There are also some really great spots to go hiking in Sierra Vista for those of you who might be in Southern Tucson. Or maybe you want to head out on a road trip and visit some new areas!
If you want to get out and enjoy the nice weather but you aren’t one for outdoor activities you might want to meet up with some friends for a coffee date! There are a lot of great coffee spots in Tucson. You might want to venture over to West Tucson to check out some of these great coffee shops.
Check off Tucson Bucket List Items
Now that the weather is improving it’s time to get started on that Tucson Bucket List for 2017! If you have a bucket list of your own there are plenty of ways to start checking off those items during the Spring time. The days are getting longer so it almost seems like there are more hours in the day, put them to good use.
Spend Time with Your Furry Friends
There are some really nice Dog Parks in Tucson. You and your pup can spend some quality time together while also getting some exercise! Soak up some sunshine with your dog at one of the great Tucson dog parks. It’s one of the most fun things to do in Tucson in the Spring. A lot of other dog owners will likely be doing the same, you can even make some new friends.
Tucson Earth Day Festival
April 22, 2017 10am-2pm
Children’s Museum Tucson 200 S 6th Ave
The Tucson Earth Day Festival is a great opportunity to get the whole family out for a day of fun and excitement. There will be a lot of fun vendors and plenty to learn. It’s an awesome chance to support the local community and to learn about ways to protect and support mother nature!
Tucson Poetry Festival
April 29, 2017
191 E Toole Ave Tucson, AZ
Fans of the spoken and written word will be gathering again this year at the Tucson Poetry Festival to support the Tucson poetry community. They are inviting locals as well as others from around the world to share their work. There will be some great performance and discussions happening during the festival. Featured speakers are Mahogany L. Browne, Patrick Rosal, Emi Mahmoud and more.
Tucson 4th Avenue Street Fair
March 24-26, 2017
4th Avenue Between 9th Street and University Boulevard
This is a biannual street fair. It happens in both the Spring and the Winter! The Tucson 4th Avenue Street Fair has over 400 arts and crafts booths, food vendors, and tons of entertainment. You can take the family, head over with your friends, or just mosey around on your own if you like. No matter how you choose to attend you will likely have a whole lot of fun.
Tucson Juggling Festival
April 7-9, 2017
Catalina State Park 11570 N Oracle Rd Tucson, AZ
There’s nothing more fun than juggling…or watching other people juggle if you can’t actually do it yourself. There will be lots of jugglers, juggling, and of course some fun and tasty food options. If you’d like to join in the fun head on over to the Tucson Juggling Festival at Catalina State Park to partake of the fun and festive spirit!
Eat Your Weight in Tacos
We’ve recently shared with you a list of great places in Sierra Vista to get some awesome tacos. If you are a lover of all things Tacos you might want to also check out the best Tacos in Tucson as well. You can spend some fine spring days eating your weight in tacos no matter where you are located in the Tucson area!
Check out Some Live Music in Tucson
Tucson is known for many things and music is one of them! There are some great spots in Tucson to enjoy live music. Take advantage of those longer days and warmer nights and check out some venues that have live music. You can take your family or gather up your favorite crew and support one of the many amazing live music venues in Tucson.