Once the festival is underway, this screen will change with virtual performances from your favorite TMY acts. Tune in often!
Tucson Meet Yourself Folklife Festival “Reframed”
Food. Music. Dance. Folk Arts. Safely distanced. Online.
LOW RIDER CAR CRUISE
Saturday, October 3 | 5 pm
Watch or join a 19-mile low rider car cruise through Tucson with the Dukes Car Club in celebration of mobility, ease, independence, and camaraderie.
TRADITIONAL ARTISTS ON WALLS
Friday Evenings in October
Video projections of traditional dancers and manual artists doing what they do best — moving and making — writ-large on public walls around Tucson.
Friday, October 30 | 6:30 & 8pm
Renowned Pascua Yaqui performer Gabriel Ayala closes the 2020 festival with an on-screen drive-in concert. OPENING ACT: Yellow Bird Indian Dancers
PRESENTED BY TUCSON ELECTRIC POWER
All of October
Live online conversations, demonstrations, and performances with folk artists, musicians, dancers, cooks and others keeping the many cultures and heritages alive in Tucson. Broadcast live here and on Facebook & YouTube.
PRESENTED BY COX
11 am – 5 pm
Over 15 food vendors offer food-to-go at three Tucson heritage sites. Musical performances on large LED screens from long-time TMY performers while you wait remind you of the unique cultural strength and diversity of our community.
all of October
A pilot online marketplace featuring works for sale by 8 TMY folk artists. As select folk artists share expressions of material culture, you can support their livelihood in these uncertain economic times.