Located just South of the Tucson Convention Center, La Placita Village is a collection of 10 adobe brick buildings that is built to resemble a Mexican marketplace. It is hard to miss as it is a colorful collection of some of the most vibrant buildings in Tucson. While you are at La Placita Village stop by the Tucson Visitors Center to explore more wonderful things to do and get some inside information about the area. Parking is available in the garage just East of the center, which provides a colorful bridge over the road to La Placita Village to help pedestrians avoid traffic.
La Placita Village is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon exploring the businesses. Its spacious courtyard provides a wonderful area to sit and enjoy the day with a good book or coffee. During the Summer Months enjoy an evening out with the Cinema La Placita Village outdoor film series. Every Thursday night at 7:30 Cinema La Placita shows a classic movie outdoors in the courtyard. Admission is $3 per person and includes popcorn! That’s a deal you can’t beat! In addition to being a great place to spend an afternoon, La Placita Village is a great place to host an event. The courtyard is available for private parties and the gazebo provides a great setting for ceremonies or small concerts and performances. You definitely won’t be disappointed with the unique charm of La Placita Village, and if you find yourself still wanting to explore, the folks at the Visitors Center will be more than happy to lend a hand.