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    September 11 – 9/11 Remembered

    Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, Reid Park PROGRAM László Veres, Music Director/Conductor Liberty Fanfare J. Williams/arr. J.Curnow Il Silencio N. Rosso Jason Carder, trumpet Overture to Egmont L. van Beethoven American Patrol F. Meacham Meditation from Thäis J. Massenet Michael Fan, violin George Gershwin in Concert arr. C. Sayre […]

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    September 18 – George Howard

    The George Howard sound varies from pop and traditional to contemporary Rhythm and Blues, makes it impossible for listeners to sit quietly. Rather, the audience always finds themselves unable to stop shimmying, shaking or twisting either in their seats or on the dance floor. Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, […]

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    September 25 – Rillito River Band

    The Rillito River Band is a band of musicians who originally met and formed in a building on the banks of the Rillito River in Tucson, Arizona…from whence floweth their name. Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 7:00 PM DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center, Reid Park PROGRAM László Veres, Music Director/Conductor Entrance of the Gladiators J. Fučík […]

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    Hats Off to Heroes

    Show Your Support for our Veterans at Tucson’s Hats Off to Heroes Celebration Bring your family, friends and neighbors to the 3rd Annual Hats Off to Heroes Veterans Day Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Reid Park. ​ The day’s activities begin at 9:00am with a 5K Fun Run and obstacle course. Throughout the […]

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    2016 Fall Season

    As the 62nd season of Music Under the Stars™ comes to a close, we celebrate you, our Friends of the Pops, and those companies in the community that help make the Tucson Pops concerts possible. I am constantly reminded how important it is to focus on that which brings us together and I believe there’s […]

Letter from the Maestro

Dear Friends,

Spring is definitely in the air! I am pleased to report that the music selections and special guest bookings for the spring series of five Tucson Pops Concerts are well underway. Concerts are Sundays at 7:00 p.m: May 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and June 5th. On Mother's Day, May 8, we will feature the exciting Arizona Balalaika Orchestra along with a special musical tribute to our dear Moms. I know you will enjoy all the other featured talents we have planned throughout the season. More details will follow in upcoming newsletters. So mark your calendars, dust off the lawn chairs and picnic baskets and get ready for the 62nd year of Music Under the Stars™!

See you soon,


May 29 Food Trucks


The following great vendors will have tasty treats for sale around the DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center before and during the show. The concert begins at 7:00. See you there!

Jackie’s Food Court
Gigi’s Peruvian Fusion
Bugaloos Ice Cream

Featured Musician: Homero Cerón

Born in Monterrey, Mexico, Homero Cerón is a Yamaha Artist and has played professionally since the age of 12. Educated at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, he received his Masters degree at the University of Arizona. Homero is the recipient of both an IMDB You are my Sunshine Award and an Arizona Arts Award. In […]

An Easy Way to Help The Pops!

This year we are thrilled to be participating in the Jim Click Raffle, open to all fundraising groups in the city of Tucson. It’s a great deal for everyone. For every ticket you buy from us, 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the Tucson Pops, and you have a chance to win a […]