The Desert 2020 – Available Seating

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In order to help you, we’ve designed an overview of what is sold out, what has limited seating and which instructors continue to have plenty of seats in a variety of their classes. <click here to view class updates> September 16, 2019

What should I expect when checking into the hotel for my Vivi Magoo classes?

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If you are staying at the Hilton with us during your classes, when you arrive at the hotel, proceed directly to the reservation desk to check into your guest room. The hotel staff will process your check-in and when finished, hand you an envelope with several things in it. A welcome letter from the hotel will explain the breakfast buffet … Read More

Restaurant Suggestions – The Desert – 2019

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There are a lot of really good restaurants in the vicinity of the Hilton Tucson-East hotel, and we’d like to share our favorites with you. All are within the radius of the free hotel shuttle, and all are tried-and-true by us. We’ll arrange two outings during the retreat so we can eat together away from the hotel – and if … Read More

Vivi Magoo Marketplace

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Vivi Magoo Marketplace Pop Up Shop We know that everyone can’t shop at Vivi Magoo Marketplace on Thursday, February 7th, so we have added a pop up shop for you! clothing accessories handbags and more! click <here> to view the invitation Stop by our Pop Up Shop and take a look around Maybe, just maybe, you’ll find something you just have … Read More

We’ve gone and done it again!

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We’ve had a tremendous response to our retreat this year! Thanks for your support of Vivi Magoo! It tickles us that you love what we do! <><><><><><><><><><> Were you poised at your computer last July when we opened registration? It was a flurry of activity that Sunday, with most classes filling quickly. There are still seats open in a variety … Read More

Shipping your supplies to the Hilton (and the address of the hotel)

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You can ship your supplies ahead of time to the retreat!

Are You Worried About TSA or the hassle of checking your tools on the plane? TSA is usually pretty good about letting all of your items pass through their inspection if you have them packed in your checked luggage. If you’re worried about checking your beloved tools and torches on the airplane, maybe we can ease your mind a bit. … Read More

Registration for The Desert – 2019

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Here we go again! Registration is opening soon for The Desert – 2019! Take a SNEAK PEEK at our classes as we continue to update Vivi Magoo’s website over the next several days. If you are a returning Desert student from any of our previous retreats, you may pre-register on our website on Sunday, July 29th beginning at 8:00 am Pacific … Read More