“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” Wayne Dyer

ILoveOV — Your Virtual Neighbor™

Hey there, neighbor!

Welcome to I Love OV, your go-to spot for all things Oro Valley! We’re here to make your life easier by providing you with the inside scoop on local businesses, events, and news.

Are you looking for a cozy cafe to catch up with friends? Or maybe a fun family outing spot? Whatever you’re searching for in Oro Valley, we’ve got you covered!

We’re all about keeping it local, which is why we’ve curated a handy business directory featuring over 1,200 of Oro Valley’s finest establishments. Everything, from charming eateries to essential services, is right at your fingertips.

And don’t worry about missing out on the latest happenings! Our event listings ensure you’re never bored in Oro Valley. Whether it’s a farmers’ market, live music, or a community festival, we’ll keep you in the loop.

But wait, there’s more! Each month, we spotlight a Featured Business, giving you a closer look at the amazing entrepreneurs in our community. Plus, we celebrate outstanding members of the OV community in our Featured Citizen section. After all, it’s the people who make Oro Valley truly special.

Because we’re all about that community vibe, our Community Lifestyle pages also share snapshots of everyday life in Oro Valley. Think of them as your virtual window into our wonderful neighborhood!

So, whether you’re a long-time resident or new to the area, we’re here to help you navigate Oro Valley like a pro. Be sure to swing by our website regularly for updates, and if you ever have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out!

Oh, and just a friendly heads-up: While we’re passionate about Oro Valley, we are separate from the Town of Oro Valley.  Rest assured, our dedication to serving the entire community is just as strong!

Thanks for stopping by, and we can’t wait to embark on this Oro Valley adventure with you!

Oro Valley

Oro Valley - Valley of Gold - was incorporated in 1974, part of the Tucson Metroplex north of Tucson, Arizona. Off the western foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains at the base of Pusch Ridge. In the Cañada del Oro Valley, Oro Valley.

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ILoveOV.com will be listing businesses in Oro Valley. If you are a business in Oro Valley—have a physical business address in Oro Valley—we will include your business in the Directory. To be included, email business@iloveov.com, and we will add your listing with the next scheduled update.

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Oro Valley is home to many events, parks, and recreation facilities - something for everyone with multi-use paths throughout the city, community center, pickleball and tennis courts, an aquatics center, concerts, and events.

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Oro Valley has a full range of shopping venues, something for everyone. Oro Valley also offers a variety of familiar favorites for convenient shopping as well, like Target, Walmart, Ulta, Kohls, and more. Whether you are shopping for a gift or looking to buy something for yourself, you will love exploring the shopping options in Oro Valley.

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Oro Valley offers incredible educational opportunities for students at every level. The K-12 public schools are part of the Amphitheater School District and are ranked highly compared with other schools in Arizona and nationwide. An abundance of Private and Charter schools can also be found in Oro Valley.

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ILoveOV will list every restaurant and food venue in Oro Valley. If your favorite needs to be listed, send us a note to dining@iloveov.com. If you are a local restaurant missing from our list or if we have incorrect information, send us your listing detail or update us at dining@iloveov.com.

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When it comes to healthcare, Oro Valley residents are fortunate to have state-of-the-art medical facilities available locally and throughout the greater Tucson area. Whether you need to find care for yourself or a family member, you can rest assured that you will be in good hands.

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Oro Valley Events – those within Oro Valley – will be listed here, with no fee. The event detail is updated regularly. If you have an event or the listed event detail is incorrect, send corrections to events@iloveov.com. We will update your information with the next scheduled update. We require a verifiable business email address for validation.

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Photo Gallery

OV is a remarkable place for a lot of reasons. One of the top reasons is the beauty of the Pusch Ridge; the desert; the cactus - they are all different; and the wildlife. We post images from amateurs and not-amateurs if they want to post them.

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Coping with the Heat in Oro Valley, Arizona: An Informational Guide

Oro Valley, Arizona, is renowned for its stunning desert landscapes, vibrant community, and unfortunately, its intense summer heat. With temperatures…

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Discovering the Best Hikes in and around Oro Valley, Arizona

Oro Valley is a hiker’s paradise in the heart of Arizona’s stunning Sonoran Desert. With its proximity to various mountain…

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