October Tucson Calendar of Events

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1

The Passing Zone, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $27.50, foxtucson.com

Bonnie Raitt, 8 p.m., The Linda Ronstadt Music Hall (formerly Tucson Music Hall), 260 S. Church Avenue, Tucson, tickets start at $59, tucsonmusichall.org

“The Wizard of the Rings,” various times through November 6, The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, $27, thegaslighttheatre.com

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2

Zucchero, 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $25, foxtucson.com

MONDAY, OCTOBER 3

Strait Country, with Jim Keleher & the Strait Country Band, 8 p.m., The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, visit website for ticket information, thegaslighttheatre.com

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4

Yom Kippur begins

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5

A Matter of Balance, various dates throughout October, Posada Life Community Services, 780 S. Park Centre Avenue, Green Valley, $30, pcoa.org

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6

October Tucson Art Walk, 4 to 7 p.m., Wilde Meyer Gallery, 2890 E. Skyline Drive, Suite 170, Tucson, free, 520-615-5222, wildemeyer.com, info@wildemeyer.com. Wilde Meyer Gallery will have art, light refreshments and live music from Vanessa Myers. Artists will be featured, including fine jewelers Lucine Dirtadian and Ursula Rodgers, Stephanie Paige, Connie R. Townsend and Ron Russon.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7

Footprints at the Fox, 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $30, foxtucson.com

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8

Tip your carrier: It’s International Newspaper Carrier Day!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9

Clint Black, 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $55, foxtucson.com

MONDAY, OCTOBER 10

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Chapter 55 Annual Picnic, 11 a.m., Reid Park Ramada No. 1, call for charge, 520-747-3114. Follow the NARFE signs. Current and retired federal employees, their spouses, guests and visitors are welcome. 

Mariachi Extravaganza, 6 p.m., The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, visit website for ticket information, thegaslighttheatre.com

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11

The Wallflowers, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $42.50, foxtucson.com

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12

“Sexualities,” 6 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, free, foxtucson.com

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13

“Boston Marriage” by David Mamet various times through November 19, Live Theatre Workshop, 3322 E. Fort Lowell, Tucson, various pricing, 520-327-4242, livetheatreworkshop.org

The Righteous Brothers, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $47, foxtucson.com

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14

“Cry-Baby” and “Polyester,” a John Waters Double Feature, 6 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $6, foxtucson.com

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15

Organic Garden Fair and Plant Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 pm., St. Mark’s Church’s north parking lot, 3809 E. Third Street, Tucson, free admission, tucsonorganicgardeners.org. Features locally grown organic veggie and herb starts, ornamentals, trees and seeds, as well as gardening supplies, tools, compost and fertilizers. Proceeds benefit Tucson Organic Gardeners, a nonprofit organization.

“False Negative”: An Evening with John Waters, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $37.50, foxtucson.com

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16

Tucson Coin Club’s Coin and Stamp Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tucson Woman’s Club, 6245 E. Bellevue Street, Tucson, free admission and parking, tucsoncoinclub.com

Aida Cuevas and Mariachi Aztlan, 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $37.50, foxtucson.com

MONDAY, OCTOBER 17

Your Cheatin’ Heart: Tribute to Hank Williams, 6 p.m., The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, visit website for ticket information, thegaslighttheatre.com

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18

Graham Nash, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $41, foxtucson.com

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19

“Sexualities,” 6 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, free, foxtucson.com

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20

Tucson Handweavers & Spinners Guild’s Embellishment Techniques, 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., Weeks Room, Grace Street St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams Street, Tucson, $155 members, $200 nonmembers, thsg.org

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21

The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $32.50, foxtucson.com

Tucson Great Decisions Association talk with former ambassador David Dunford, “Divisive Politics and American Diplomacy,” 2 p.m., via Zoom, $10, tgda.org/events

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22

Madaras Gallery Presents the 2022 Annual Show “Journey,” various times through November 6, Madaras Gallery, 3035 N. Swan Road, Tucson, free admission, 520-615-3001, madaras.com. Meet and greet with Diana Madaras from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, October 23. 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23

The Ronstadt Family in Concert, 4 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $46, foxtucson.com

MONDAY, OCTOBER 24

Super Songs of the ’60s: The Tributaries, 6 p.m., The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, visit website for ticket information, thegaslighttheatre.com

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25

Skin Care for Healthy Aging, 2 p.m., TMC Health, 2695 N. Craycroft Road, Tucson, free, reservations required, confirm location, 520-324-1960

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26

“Sexualities,” 6 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, free, foxtucson.com

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27

It’s National Potato Day!

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28

Medicare Counseling, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon, TMC Health, 2695 N. Craycroft Road, Tucson, free, appointments required, 520-324-1960

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29

It’s National Cat Day!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30

Wicked Wurlitzer Halloween Organ Concert, 3:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $15, foxtucson.com

The Phantom of the Opera with Live Wurlitzer Organ Accompaniment, 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress Street, tickets start at $12.50, foxtucson.com

MONDAY, OCTOBER 31

Blueberry Hill: Mr. Boogie Woogie, 6 p.m., The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, visit website for ticket information, thegaslighttheatre.com 

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