Venue & Location 2018-09-30T22:54:36+00:00



The purpose of OPP is to serve Arizonians with a premier event center that provides the perfect solution for professional events, meetings, gatherings and more. We strive to have a safe and exceptional work environment for our staff, to provide a positive influence and service to our community, while providing a clean, accessible, and affordable facility to the public.

Just conveniently minutes from the historic downtown Tucson, the Old Pueblo Pavilion is located just north of i10 & the 264 exit. The total property is measured at a total of 4 acres & 200,000 square ft. The occupancy of OPP can host up to 12,000 patrons & is home to the largest gem show in the world. Our goal is to accommodate our client’s specific needs with a personal and professional service. Our team strives for success to achieve benefits to our clients, patrons, employees, and the City of Tucson.



The following is not allowed into the venue:
NO Illegal Substances
NO Drugs or Drug Paraphenalia
NO Pets
NO Massagers
NO Laser Pens / Pointers
NO Eye Drops
NO Glass, Cans, Cups, or Coolers
NO Markers, Pens, or Spray Paint
NO Large Chains or Spiked Jewelry
NO Stickers or Flyers
NO Tents, Large Umbrellas, Chairs, or Blankets
NO Large Purses or Bags (Anything over 10×10 inches)
NO Open Cigarettes, Lipstick, Chapstick, or Tampons
NO Outside Food, Beverage, or Alcohol
NO Professional Camers – SLR or Detachable Lens
NO Video or Audio Recording Equipment
NO Knives, Firearms, Pepper Spray, Fireworks, or Weapons of Any Kind
NO Toy Weapons or Real Weapons of Any Kind
NO Open Sunscreen
NO Balloons, Balls, Frisbee, and / or Any Other Projectile

The following is allowed into the venue:
OK Small bags, purses, and fanny packs
OK Sealed water bottles (1 20oz), Empty water bottles, including reusable and disposable water bottles
OK Empty CamelBak-style water bladder systems
OK Fanny Packs
OK Non-professional cameras incl Go Pros
OK Cell phones
OK Lighters
OK Sealed: cigarette packages, tampons, packs of gum, and chapstick/lip gloss
OK Festival Totems
OK Glowing / Illuminated Costumes or Jewelry
OK Inflatables (deflated upon entry)
OK Flags / Banners or Handmade signs (no corporate or company-branded ones)
OK Sunglasses and hats
OK Sealed Liquid sunscreen and cosmetic products
OK Disposable E-cigs / Nicotine Vaporizer pens, but none with refillable chambers containing visible liquid
OK Guide dogs for people with disabilities and other service animals with current rabies certification
OK Totems per rules in next section