Arts & Entertainment

Whether you’re into live music, car shows, botanical gardens, sporting events, melodrama theatre or places of historical significance, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in Oro Valley!

For a list of all Town events, view the main Oro Valley events calendar.

Do you have questions about a special event or would you like to hold a special event in Oro Valley?  Please call or email the strategic initiatives manager, Amanda Jacobs at 520-229-4735 or click on the following link for more information:

Special Event Application

See the tabs below for a list of art and entertainment opportunities in Oro Valley:

Arts and Culture

Arts & Culture

·         Featured Youth Art - Rotating art gallery hosted in Council Chambers at Oro Valley Town Hall. 

·         Public Art - Public art is a required element for all new non-residential and public development projects in Oro Valley. 

·         Farmer’s Market - Every Saturday morning at Steam Pump Ranch

·         SAAG Exhibit - Rotating art exhibits at the Oro Valley Community & Recreation Center and Overlook Restaurant

·         Steam Pump Ranch - Host to art and culture festivals throughout the year, including Second Saturdays and Celebrate Oro Valley

·         Children’s Museum OV

·         The Ventana Gallery at Roche Tissue Diagnostics - A community Gallery Housed at the Oro Valley Campus

·         Toscana Studio -  Showcasing professional art from dedicated arts as well as hosting classes for arts of all ages and skill.

·         Western National Parks - Nonprofit education partner of the National Park Service, supporting more than 70 parks across the West, developing products, services, and programs that enrich the visitor experience.

·         Tohono Chul - Botanical garden, nature preserve and cultural museum 




·         Gaslight Music Hall - Musical Melodrama theater located in Oro valley

·         Steam Pump Ranch - Hosting monthly Second Saturday events with live music as well as a nighttime First Friday concert series during cooler months