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While you're at Starr Pass, be sure to attend the Tucson 23 festival featuring Tucson's Best 23 Miles of Mexican food in America! Embark on a culinary marathon of Tucson's delectable Mexican restaurants on Saturday, June 17th, at 6 PM at the JW Marriott Starr Pass.

The Tucson 23

Tucson is home to the most authentic Mexican food north of the border. The highest concentration of these restaurants is found within a 23-mile area that includes the City of South Tucson, downtown and lower midtown. At these terrific eateries, many of which are family-owned and decades old, the settings are casual, the ingredients are fresh and the experience is unforgettable.  

The Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance partners with title sponsor Visit Tucson and the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa. The event will feature weekend stay-cation packages, food demos and education, live music and more.

Tickets are $49 each

All tickets include samplings food and libations from participating restaurants and exhibitors, as well as access to all activities, including pre-event Tequila Toast. All ages event. Tickets anticipated to sell out. Purchase your tickets in advance to ensure availability. Tickets are available for purchase until sold out.

Celebrate the Best of Mexican Food

Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance, in partnership with Visit Tucson, Announce the second annual Tucson 23 Mexican Food Festival - Celebrating the Best Mexican Food North of the Border  

Mexican cuisine is known around the world for its intense and varied flavors, colorful presentation, and variety of spices. The country's fertile resources have enriched Mexican cuisine with diverse regional cuisines from Oaxacan molè to the conchinita pilil of the Yucatan. With an enhanced mission to provide a comprehensive cultural experience to its patrons, title sponsor Visit Tucson, in collaboration with the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance present The Tucson 23, celebrating 'The Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food in America'.  

The Tucson 23 will feature traditional music and dance performances from across Latin America, including flamenco guitar, Ballet Folklorico and Mariachi performances. Here, you'll experience an explosion of brilliantly colored costumes and time-honored cultural traditions. Attendees will also have the opportunity to discover craft micro-brews from across Sonora and delve into the rich traditions and flavors of mescal, bacanora, and tequila.

Background on the Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food

Tucson is home to the most authentic Mexican food north of the border. The highest concentration of these restaurants is found within a 23-mile area that includes the City of South Tucson, downtown and lower midtown. At these terrific eateries, many of which are family-owned and decades old, the settings are casual, the ingredients are fresh and the experience is unforgettable. No matter what, bring your appetite and sense of adventure, and go the distance in Tucson's 23 miles of Mexican food!

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Join us this Summer for Premier Fitness System's 2nd Golf Performance Workshop!

2 Days of hands on learning to train like the pros! Great for golfers and trainers at any skill level with a desire to learn how to take your game to the next level! July 15-16

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In Sunday's final round of the Wells Fargo Championship at Eagle Point, Phil Mickelson did what he's done his entire career and absolutely dazzled us with an amazing shot from a greenside bunker at the par-4 seventh hole.

Just 321 yards in length, Mickelson nearly drove the green, but ended up just left in the bunker.

Faced with a 46-yard bunker shot, that's where Mickelson got extra creative.

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Tony Romo had to cut short a previous attempt to qualify for the U.S. Open to make a Dallas Cowboys offseason workout.

Such demands are no longer an issue since he retired last month to embark on his broadcast career with CBS. Come Monday, he will be among the nearly 9,000 golfers vying for 51 exempt slots for June’s U.S. Open in Erin, Wisc.

The first step is advancing out of the local qualifier at Split Rail Links & Golf Club in Aledo, Texas. Romo is one of 117 golfers scheduled to compete in the 18-hole event, where seven golfers will earn berths to a sectional qualifier.

Topgolf partnering with Ventura Entertainment to operate new venues, beginning with locations in Mexico City and Cancun

DALLAS, April 24, 2017 -- Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® today announced it will license its concept exclusively in Mexico to Ventura Entertainment, which plans to open 10 venues during the next eight years. The partnership marks Topgolf's first joint venture in North America.

"We already welcome guests and associates from our neighboring country every day," said Topgolf Entertainment Group Co-Chairman and CEO Erik Anderson. "This expansion south feels like a natural step for Topgolf, and we can't wait to share our fun social experience with local residents and tourists throughout Mexico." 

Topgolf inspires the connections that bring people together for unforgettable good times. Whether it’s a date night, girls’ night, happy hour, work breakfast, lunch hour or any other kind of hour, Topgolf makes socializing a sport – literally.

ORLANDO, Fla., May 2, 2017 -- Coming off the inaugural season of Driver vs. Driver in 2016 – a new television series that offered golfers and golf enthusiasts a fresh, modern look at how golf equipment is designed, developed, and manufactured – Golf Channel has greenlit season two of this innovative series, scheduled to premiere in Fall 2018.

Driver vs. Driver 2 will give viewers an exclusive, inside look at the complex process of designing a driver – from creating a functional prototype, to testing clubs with PGA TOUR players, to showcasing head-to-head competitions in an effort to ultimately develop the next world-class driver from Wilson.

The LPGA will allow its fans to decide who will get the final sponsor exemption for its upcoming Shoprite LPGA Classic.

ESPN's Darren Rovell reported on Monday that fans can vote between four players in a Twitter poll that will be conducted next week. Those four players are Blair O'Neal, Sharmila Nicollet, Carly Booth and Susana Benavides.

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Last spring the Lehigh Valley duo of Mark Csencsits and Chris Albright unveiled their unique golf-training device to a curious crowd at Sittler Golf Center near Kutztown. A year later they have two more products, one carved by a 3D printer, an award for innovation and a platform from which to enter the competitive world of golf training.

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