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Boo Bash 2019

Tucson Parks and Recreation and Pima Community College East Campus present Boo Bash at Lincoln Park, a fun-filled night of tricks and treats. Come enjoy carnival games, trunk-or-treat, a costume parade, and more. The costume parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. 

Tucson Meet Yourself Event - Downtown Road Closures

Downtown Tucson will host “Tucson Meet Yourself” this weekend from Friday, October 11, 2019 through Sunday, October 13, 2019. Below is a list of road closures that will be in place for vendor set-up and the event. Please note that pedestrian and bicycle access is being maintained in and around road closures.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, from 6 p.m. to Sunday, October 13, 2019 at midnight – Stone Avenue will be closed from Congress Street to Alameda Street. Pennington Street will be closed from Church Avenue to Scott Avenue.

Cyclovia Tucson: Call for Volunteers

Cyclovia Tucson will return to South 12th Avenue with ¡Cyclovia en La Doce! on Sunday, Oct. 27. Started in 2010, Cyclovia gives people from all over Tucson the chance to enjoy great weather, see neighbors, friends, and get a little exercise – all on city streets that will be closed to car traffic and open to walkers, joggers, cyclists, skaters and all other forms of people-powered movement.

City Receives Major Federal Grant for Lead Hazard Reduction

The City of Tucson recently received its largest-ever Lead Hazard Reduction Grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for its Lead Hazard Control Program and Healthy Homes Program. This grant will bring nearly $4 million into our community, dedicated solely to keeping families safe from lead hazards and various unhealthy conditions in their homes.

Tucson Parks and Recreation Offers 'Schoolzout Camps' Next Week

Tucson Parks and Recreation is offering a program for youth 5-11 years old during fall break, Oct. 7-11, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. The cost is $25 for city residents and $31 for non-residents.

Supervised activities include games, sports, social interaction, dance, art projects, and nutrition-based learning. Visit the 'Schoolzout Camps' website for a list of locations and to register.


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