Special Events

Tohono Chul hosts a variety of special events through the year. From the ever popular Holiday Nights to the quintessential Bloom Night there is always something going on. Below is a list of some of our upcoming events.


Sonoran Spring Gala

Sunday | March 26 | 4 – 7 p.m. | Tickets $130

You’re invited to celebrate the beauty and majesty of springtime! Be charmed by the gardens of Tohono Chul with fantastic fare by the Garden Bistro, refreshing libations, live music by Michael Salerno and Domingo DeGrazia and his Spanish Band, and most importantly, good company. You’ll be sure to enjoy savoring the sights and sounds of the season! Tickets and More Information Here!


Why-a-Will: Free Seminars

Fridays | April 7,  9 – 11 a.m.
Wilson Room | Free Seminar

Learn how you can preserve your legacy with the annual Why-a-Will seminars. Seating is limited, so please register for the workshop with Carol Dimit by calling 520-742-6455 ext. 243 or via email at cdimit@tohonochul.org



Sundays in the Garden – Spring Concert Series

Sundays | March 5 – April 30 | 1:30 – 3 p.m. | Performance Garden | Free with Admission

April 2 | Arizona Balalaika Orchestra | Slavic Music
April 9 | Misael Barraza Diaz |Classical Guitar Music
April 16 | Audivi Vocem | Easter Choir Concert
April 23 | The Gus Woodrow Trio | Jazz Trio
April 30 | Andres Pantoja & Ricardo de Mello | South American Music

Join us for our annual Sundays in the Garden Concert Spring Concert Series featuring local musicians. The concerts are free with admission and free for members as one of the many amazing membership benefits. Be sure to visit the cash bar for beer and wine, prickly pear lemonade, and our famous prickly pear margaritas. Treat yourself to a wonderful afternoon outdoors, sipping wine, and listening to live music. Seating is limited, so please arrive early. The concert series is brought you in part by the Tucson Guitar Society


Spring into Yoga!

Tuesdays | March 14 – May 2| 8:30 –  9:30 a.m. | Children’s Ramada

Stick to that healthy routine you started after the new year by joining Barbara Sherman, registered yoga instructor, for an hour of gentle yoga practice in the outdoors! Open your senses to an understanding of our connection to the earth. Stroll the park afterwards or visit the Garden Bistro for a healthy breakfast. Please bring your own mat and pay the instructor directly. $8 members | $8 plus cost of admission for the general public.


Hawk Happening

2nd and 4th Wednesdays | Feb. 8 – April 26| 11 a.m. –  1 p.m. | Children’s Ramada

Traveling avian ambassador Sueño and her human, Kathie Schroeder, are here to share secrets in the lives of the Southwest’s amazing Harris’ hawks. Free with admission.


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Stories in the Garden

Tuesdays | 10 a.m. | Children’s Ramada

Join us for traditional and original stories about the desert and its creatures under the Children’s Ramada. Free with admission.


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Butterflies of Tohono Chul

Sept. – Nov. & Mar. – May | Saturdays at 11 a.m

Nature lovers, shutterbugs and bug lovers will get an in-depth glimpse of some of the most engaging creatures in the Sonoran Desert, butterflies! Free with admission.