1st Ever Tucson Godzilla Festival on August 24 at Metal Arts Village

The Metal Arts Village is hosting the 1st ever Tucson Godzilla Fest!

“Come join us for an atomic blast filled evening!

A family friendly event for new and old fans alike. The first 50 people will receive a souvenir at the door. We will be discussing Kaiju films, and giant monster television shows and games. Additionally anyone who is interested in collecting figures we will have special panels talking about the figures, contests with prizes, local artists with special prints for sale, and much, much more!

If you are a Local Arizona Artist or Creative and want to contribute, collaborate or is interested in hosting a table please feel free to contact us! “

Tucson Metal Arts Village is at 3230 N. Dodge Blvd., north of NE corner of Dodge and Ft. Lowell Rd.

Hope to see you there!https://www.facebook.com/events/888065188219513/

Mega Mania at PCC Downtown on July 13

“Our annual summer festival of cosplay, gaming, crafts, local authors & artists, and all-around geekery. All ages. Free for everyone!”

July 13, 1 to 5 p.m. at Pima Community College Downtown, 1255 N. Stone Ave. Tucson

What can you do at MegaMania? What can’t you do?

  • Cosplay
  • Video games
  • Tabletop games
  • Giant games
  • Crafts galore! 
  • Snacks in the Cantina
  • Photo booth
  • Escape rooms
  • Authors and artists tell you about their work
  • Storytime

MegaMania! is made possible through generous partnerships with:

Additional thanks to:


TRO Fundraiser concert on June 22 for upcoming Japan concert tour in July

Flyer Design by Mindi Acosta

Tucson Repertory Orchestra presents Chamber Music Concert in support of the Japan Tour 2019.

“Any proceeds from this concert will go to funding Japan Tour 2019. 27 Members of TRO will perform in Osaka, Okayama, Nagoya and Hiroshima between July 6 – July 13 while collaboration with local musicians. 
In Osaka, Reiko Shimokawa, who performed the Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto will be the featured soloist, in Nagoya, Ayla Takeda Moreno, a 7 year old who has already won several concert competitions in Tucson will perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.1. In Hiroshima, we will perform with the principal cellist of the Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Martin Stanzeleit on Schumann Cello Concerto, and his wife, Ryoko Nomura will perform the 1st movement of the Emperor Concerto.

June 22@3pm at Rincon Congregational Church, 122 N. Craycroft RD. We will feature movements from String Quartets by Brahms, Chadwick, Dvorak, Ravel, and works by Gabaye for woodwinds.
Admissions are by donations. 
Please make your donations at https://tucsonrepertoryorchestra.org/donate/ or send your check payable to Tucson Repertory Orchestra to 

Tucson Repertory Orchestra

P.O. Box 36112

Tucson AZ, 85740-6112″

Tucson Go Club to hold weekly Tuesday meetings at Otaku Nation during summer of 2019

Tucson Go Club at Otaku Nation for summer 2019

Tuesdays June 18, and 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and August 6, 13, 20 and 27; from 5 to 8 p.m.

“Tucson GO Club is happy to announce they’re adding a new weekly event for new and experienced players of GO!

Learn from experienced instructors, play open games, and get the experience you need to compete at a higher level!

We will have plenty of well-lit open table space, streaming anime & music, snacks for sale, and more to make you all feel welcome 🙂 “

Otaku Nation is at 3919 E. Pima St. Tucson (NE Corner of Pima and Alvernon Way, south of Yume Japanese Gardens).