What's Up Tucson? Highlights of this weekend's Tucson events

What's happening this weekend in Tucson and the surrounding area? A LOT!

Pima County Fair
Pima County Fairgrounds
Daily through Sunday April 30
Carnival, food, exhibits, entertainment
Friday 4/28 concert: Dirty Heads (rock)
Saturday 4/29 concert: Tanya Tucker (country)
Sunday 4/30 concert: Kip Moore (country)
Admission $8

Arizona International Film Festival
The Screening Room on Congress St
Daily through Sunday April 30
150+ movies by independent producers from around the globe
Single tickets $8, all access pass $100

Marana Bluegrass Festival
Ora Mae Harn Park / 13250 N Lon Adams Rd
Friday April 28 through Sunday April 30
Bluegrass performances each day with local and nationally known performers
$20 for one day pass, $30 for two day pass

Rodders Days
4th Avenue from University Blvd to 9th St
Saturday April 29 from 8am-3pm
Street rods, show cars and pre-1972 vehicles, food vendors, dj, prize drawings
Free admission to view car show

Tucson Poetry Festival
191 Toole
Saturday April 29 from 10am-10pm
Works, readings and more on the theme "Poetry For The People"
Free admission

Sci-Fi Slumber Party
Loft Cinema / 3233 E Speedway Blvd
Saturday April 29 starting at 7pm until 7am Sunday morning
12 straight hours of sci-fi movies including:
The Matrix, John Carpenter's The Thing, Logan's Run, Robocop, Night Of The Comet, and Snowpiercer
$15 admission

March Of Dimes March For Babies
Reid Park / DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center
Sunday April 30 at 8:00 a.m.
3 mile walk to benefit March Of Dimes

The Event
La Encantada / Campbell and Skyline
Sunday April 30 from 6-9 p.m.
Gourmet food, wine, live entertainment, benefits the Boys and Girls Clubs of Tucson
Tickets $125

The Doo Wop Project
Fox Theatre
Friday April 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Five vocalists who are current and former stars of Broadway's "Jersey Boys" and "Motown The Musical"
Tickets $27 and up

Espectacular Concert
AVA Amphitheatre at Casino Del Sol Resort
Friday April 28 at 7 p.m.
Performance by mariachi musicians that are part of the Tucson International Mariachi Conference
Tickets $20 lawn, $40 reserved


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