Do you love classic cars? Does your mouth water at the thought of a juicy barbecue? Do you feel the blues from the top of your head to the tips of your toes? Then you absolutely must go to the Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival 2023 this weekend!

If you love classic cars, good food, and great music, make plans to attend the Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival on February 11th, 2023.

What: Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival 2023
Where: Oro Valley Marketplace (12155 N Oracle)
When: Saturday, February 11th, 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $5 per person
Contact: Oro Valley Marketplace (520) 797-3959

Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival 2023


Search Tucson homes for saleSouthern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliances (SAACA) hosts its annual Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival this Saturday at the Oro Valley Marketplace. Dozens of classic car owners compete for prizes in 30 different categories, including Best Engine, Best Paint, People's Choice, and, of course, Best in Show. If you love classic automobiles, this is the place to be. Plus, you get to help decide the People's Choice award winner. How cool is that?!


Several food vendors make sure to keep festival guests fed right. Pick up some amazing BBQ from Fork & Fire, Fresco, Dante's Fire, or Zio Peppe. Even the Greater Faith Word Church offers up delicious barbecue. BlackJack Infusions and Gus Gyros also provide fantastic fare. For dessert or a lighter snack, try a FruitShack smoothie.


This year's musical line-up for the festival features some of the best artists around. The day starts off with Missy Andersen. Then, The Tirebiters take to the stage. Finally, the duo Sugar Thieves closes out the day's events.

It looks like the weather is going to be bright and sunny this weekend. Looks like a perfect day to spend outdoors. So if you love beautiful cars, fantastic food, and amazing music, then make time to visit the Tucson Cruise, BBQ, and Blues Festival. 

Rebecca Schulte, Schulte Real Estate Group, Your Source for Tucson Real Estate