Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation

Visitors will be creating poetry using their senses. They will be able to experience a variety of textures, sights, and sounds found in and around the Sonoran Desert. Using those experiences and several poetry models and format guides, individuals will create their own poem and may either take those with them or pin to a […]

Urban Poetry Pollinators

UPP Pollination Station / Poetry Center – 11:00am-2:00pm  Chalk, write, draw, and type poems about bikes, spring, and pollination with Urban Poetry Pollinators!

Books Save Lives

Books Save Lives, Tucson’s only teen-based literacy program, is having a Haiku-esque contest! Enter to win one dozen cupcakes from Trucking Good Cupcakes delivered to your choice of locations on April 8th. The theme of the contest is: My Most Important Book. You do not have to be present to win, and the winner will […]

Creative Writing MFA

A community engaged reading series featuring readings of creative works by both University of Arizona Creative Writing Undergraduates and Graduates students.

Pops Hot Chicken

Nashville-inspired spicy chicken sandwiches purveyed by Peter “Pops” Yucupicio. Tucson Foodie wrote about him here.

Peddler on the path

Coffee lattes iced or hot. Smoothies + Italian sodas

Catalina United Methodist Church

Stop by our table and Bless Your Bike! A short blessing will be offered for you and your bike in your travels. We will also be offering face painting for kids. Come see what Catalina Methodist is all about!

University of Arizona Poetry Center

Rubel Room: activities for kids Typewriter corner using vintage typewriters drop in writing activity based on Nikki Giovanni’s line “Bicycles: because love requires trust and balance.” A corner where kids can sit and listen to children’s books being read More Activities All Day Live poetry screen printing by CREAM (shirts available or people can/should bring […]

Literacy Connects/Stories that Soar!

Prepare for amazing feats of imagination as the Stories that Soar! professional actors bring children’s original stories to life on stage. While sure to delight audiences of all ages, this variety-style show is not your typical “children’s theatre.” Please join us for a wild and insightful ride through the minds and experiences of our young […]


As a Cyclovia participating organization on the route, ArtWorks will be providing an open studio and gallery tour, and a photo booth. ArtWorks is an art community for and by adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities within the Sonoran Center for Excellence in Disabilities at the University of Arizona, Department of Family and Community Medicine. […]