2020 Sponsors




The Scout Guide Tucson & Southern Arizona is a city guide dedicated to supporting small businesses in Tucson and surrounding areas by connecting locals with boutiques, artists, artisans, event planners, florists, interior decorators, restaurateurs, and more in our community. In our upcoming print guide, we'll be featuring excellent independently owned businesses and business owners that both locals and travelers should know about. We believe in living a locally-minded lifestyle and that everything you need to live a beautiful life can be found within our community from our amazing local business owners, right here in Tucson. 



The Flash is a unique mixed-use apartment community anchored by the former and newly repurposed "Flash TV" appliance store in the up-and-coming 5 Points area, just south of Downtown Tucson. The project consists of 3 buildings with 52 apartments and live/work units, in addition to 5 small commercial spaces along 6th Avenue. The Flash will be the top "smart apartment" community in Tucson, offering its residents internet-ready units, community WiFi, smart lockers and home devices that can be controlled via an app. The project has started pre-leasing and will be welcoming residents in early 2021.



Le Buzz is the unofficial meeting site for cyclists, hikers, climbers, horse lovers, dog lovers, readers, writers, poets, bikers, doctors, anchormen, movie star wannabes, firemen, gardeners, teachers, nurses, moms, dads, cowboys, lawyers, fitness gurus, rascals … Stop by and visit one of their two locations.


Originate is a natural building materials showroom that specializes in interior finishes that are environmentally friendly, non-toxic, durable, and made from natural, renewable, and recycled resources. We offer innovative and unique materials that rival the aesthetics and performance of more traditional interior finishes. Products include: countertops, tile, cabinetry, flooring, building materials, paints & plaster, stains & sealers, adhesives & caulks, fireplaces, and salvaged building materials.



Based in Tucson, Prideaux Design is a landscape design firm specializing in a desert modern aesthetic that harmonizes how you live with where you live. We mindfully craft outdoor spaces that reflect the unique personalities of the people who inhabit them. Outdoor kitchens that unleash inner chefs. Spaces that celebrate the environment within and around them. Pools that enable families to make bigger splashes. It is time to fall in love with the way you’ve always wanted to live outdoors.


At Skyline Dental, we do even the smallest things with the greatest care. We combine personal attention with state-of-the-art technology and materials to provide the highest standard of dental care available. Our comfortable office and friendly team will make you feel at home the moment you walk in.





The MSA Annex is an expansion of the Mercado San Agustín, bringing 13 new locally owned small businesses, many women and minority-owned, for a total of 26 along the Mercado District’s Avenida Del Convento.

What makes the MSA Annex special?
The shops and eateries at the MSA Annex are housed beautifully inside modified shipping containers. The containers, designed by Tucson Architect Paul Weiner, are architecturally compelling and modern in Nature. The juxtaposition of the Spanish Colonial style Mercado San Agustin and new modern Annex together create a dynamic experience as seen in great cities around the world.




Roux Events is an event management company founded in Arizona with a primary focus on supporting the growth of organizations and community leaders that foster equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives. Ashley La Russa (she/her) founded Roux Events based on management experience and life lessons that help her provide organizations and community leaders with creative solutions. Through diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) consultations Roux Events examines situations from a broad range of perspectives, producing innovative solutions to cultural challenges. 



Vintage vibes. Modern perks. Affordable rates.


Retro meets contemporary here at our 1960’s mid-century modern art hotel. From the fully restored pool to the A-shaped entrance & exposed posts & beams, it’s the best of both worlds.

Tucson is magic. We’ll share that with you when you are here. The lobby is adorned with pieces created by Arizona artists. The beer we serve was brewed just down the street. The wine we pour comes from AZ wine country. The coffee we brew was roasted right here in Tucson.

True to our roots, Hotel McCoy emphasizes function & affordability – offering fellow wanderers local style & high-end amenities at low rates. This is what we call Travel For All. 


A small design studio in downtown Tucson, Arizona, focused on creating beautiful and holistic brand experiences.




Interested in becoming a Sponsor? Send us a note at hello@cultivatetucson.com for more information.