Remember when we started doing these rounds this summer? It’s now December, Christmas is just around the corner and a new year is coming. Time has gone for sure!
Kick off the rest of the Festivus/Christmas/Hanukkah weekend with the solstice! If you’re reading this today, Wednesday, December 21st, you’re cordially invited to Crooked Tooth and/or Westbound for their solstice celebrations.
Read on to see what else might be in store for your weekend. It would be impossible to cover all the upcoming events, so don’t forget to check out our Events Directory. full list about upcoming Foodie events.
HOLIDAY TEA LOEWS VENTANA CANYON
December 22 and 23, Thursday and Friday, 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Loews Ventana Canyon, 7000 N. Resort Dr.
Loews Ventana Canyon will host its Holiday Tea in its Cascade Lounge. There will be a delightful three-course holiday tea and champagne menu in the Cascade Lounge with a live harpist.
Cost: $65 per person. Choose morning or afternoon seating.
Presented by TUCSON FOODIE: ‘THE JACK FROST LOUNGE’ HOLIDAY PARTY
Thursday, December 22, from 19:00 – close
The Jackrabbit Lounge, 2000 N. Oracle Rd.
Tucson Foodie is rolling Jackrabbit Lounge in an adult winter wonderland. Here’s what you can expect after Jack Frost graces the halls:
- Special holiday cocktail menu
- Wall to wall holiday decor
- Attractive goblin dancers
- Holiday selfie vignettes
Then, to top off the party’s Christmas tree, some of the funniest holiday music to ever grace your ears will bounce off the walls. Oh, and don’t forget to wear your ugliest, ugliest, or cutest festive sweater.
WINTER WINE TEACHING WITH KING ROOM AND SAND RECKONE
Thursday, December 22, from 17:00 to 20:00
Royal Hall · Sand Reckoner · Tap & Bottle Downtown
Three wine flights + three locations = six times the fun!
This Thursday’s Winter Bar Crawl will feature wine flights, food, fun pop-ups and:
- Tita! Tita! Food truck pop-up
- All Frills Photo pop-up
- Holiday carolers
Cost: $22 ticket can be purchased at any location / $4 per ticket goes to Sister Jose’s + Clothing drive.
DEL CIELO TAMALE FEST
Friday, December 23, starting at 08:00
Del Cielo Tamales Restaurant, 3073 N. Campbell Ave.
As a way to give back the vegan love and support, Del Cielo will be hosting a tamale party all vegan regrets They’ll be set out on the patio with a variety of tamales to choose from, such as red chile spinach, vegan red mushroom, pineapple, pecan, and vegan green corn, to name a few.
Enjoy happy hour wine tasting
Friday, December 23, from 17:00 to 19:00
Revel Wine Bar, 400 N. Fourth Ave.
Revel Wine Bar will join complement Happy hour wine tasting on Friday, December 23rd. Bring family and friends and maybe buy a bottle or two for the weekend.
SAN PHILIP SQUARE MARKET CHRISTMAS EVE CELEBRATION
Saturday, December 24, from 09:00 to 13:00
San Felipe Plaza, 4280 N. Campbell Ave.
You’re invited to a special Christmas Eve celebration at the Plaza San Felipe market for last-minute gift ideas, treats and fun things to do. Dine, shop and do it all in Plaza San Felipe this Christmas Eve.
CHRISTMAS PAJAMAS AND MOVIE NIGHT AT CATALINA BREWING COMPANY
Saturday, December 24, starting at 7:00 p.m
Catalina Brewing Company, 6918 N. Camino Martin #120
Catalina Brewing Company will host its annual Christmas movie night with a pajama party. Put on your favorite and stop! They will provide snacks, popcorn and cookies, but feel free to add to the mix.