KNIX Barbeque & Beer Festival Returns to Chandler March 25

CHANDLER, Ariz. – Arizona’s largest annual barbeque event is returning for its 14th year to Tumbleweed Park on Saturday, March 25 with an impressive...

Ticket Sales Now Open for Angry Crab Shack Southwest Cajun Fest

CHANDLER, Ariz. – Arizona event promotion company Forty8 Live! is excited to announce that ticket sales for the ninth annual Angry Crab Shack Southwest...

Community leaders gather to launch clean water initiative in south Phoenix

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation for Community & Health Advancement recently awarded a $25,000 grant to Water Works to bring safe, clean...

Food City Celebrates 20 Years of Hosting Community Soccer Tournament

After a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, Food City’s annual soccer tournament, Copa Food City, returns to the Phoenix Events Complex (2209...

Bashas’ Holds Family-Friendly Halloween Celebrations in Stores on Sat. Oct. 29

Arizona families across the state are invited to creep and crawl into their neighborhood Bashas’ supermarket for some fun-filled holiday treats and activities the...

The Renaissance Downtown Phoenix Hotel is proud to help the community...

CELEBRATING THE LGBTQ+ COMMUNITYThe Renaissance Downtown Phoenix Hotel is proud to help the community kick off pride celebrations PHOENIX, AZ - OCTOBER 11, 2022 – In...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Employees to Fill 1,000 JoyJars...

In support of the Jessie Rees Foundation, an estimated 170 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona  employees will volunteer their time to fill 1,000 JoyJars with toys,...

Bashas’ Announces Promotions

Three new appointments within Bashas’ Family of Stores are bolstering talent among the leadership teams at two of their brands, AJ’s Fine Foods and...

Bashas’ Names C4 Foundation the Winner of $50,000 Donation in Charity...

Culminating its weeks-long Community Choice Charity Challenge, Bashas’ named C4 Foundation the grand prize winner of a $50,000 donation during a special event at...

Bashas’ to Donate $50,000 to a Lucky Nonprofit Sept. 23

Supermarket chain will announce which one charity (out of 10 finalists) received the most online votes from the community; Trey Basha will present that...

Kierland OktoberWest Festival to Take Place Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

 Get ready to clap your hands and stomp your feet as The Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale will soon host its inaugural OktoberWest Festival,...

Downtown Tempe Plans Sunday Fun-Days to Kick off Fall-O-Ween

It’s sure to be a fun-filled fall with the return of several popular family-friendly fun events in Downtown Tempe. Favorites like the Second Sundays...

Food City Spices Things Up for Hatch Green Chile Season

 While many of us cannot wait for cooler temperatures to arrive, it is about to get a lot hotter throughout the state due to...

50 Years of Pizza and Pipes Calls for 50 Days of...

In the 1970s and 80s “pizza and pipes” restaurants were on nearly every corner in the U.S. Fast forward a few decades and today...

Phoenix Walk for 1 in 100

Join the Adult Congenital Heart Association on Nov. 6 as we walk for the more than 2.5 million people living with congenital heart disease...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation opens grant application window,...

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Foundation for Community & Health Advancement announced today that it has opened its discretionary grant application window...

50 Years of Pizza and Pipes Calls for 50 Days of...

In the 1970s and 80s “pizza and pipes” restaurants were on nearly every corner in the U.S. Fast forward a few decades and today...

Parrothead Night! – A Jimmy Buffet Experience

July 22, 2022 – 6pm to 10pmParrothead Night! – A Jimmy Buffet ExperienceSean Mireau and the "Volcano Island Band" will create a lively and...

Bashas’ launches a 90-day celebration for its 90th anniversary

Bashas’ will begin a 90-day celebration this month to commemorate its 90th anniversary. From grocery card giveaways and an attempt to break a GUINNESS...

Bashas’ Announces EBT SNAP Online Acceptance for Same-Day Grocery Delivery and...

Shoppers looking for accessibility and convenience have a new option for their grocery purchases. Bashas’ more than 100 grocery stores across Arizona are now...

Bashas’ Invites Arizonans to Get Nostalgic to Celebrate its 90th Anniversary

As it prepares to officially celebrate 90 years of serving Arizona later this year, Bashas’ is inviting Arizonans across the state to look back...

Education Forward Arizona and Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Partnership Expands to Support 200...

The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation recently announced an investment of $6 million to increase access to higher education for Native American students as part of an...

Bashas’ Brings the Carnival to Town for This Year’s Donut Flavor...

Vivid fluorescent lights, childlike squeals of delight, and an unmistakable aroma of sunshine, machine oil, and sweet, sticky indulgences. These are sights, sounds, and...

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Holds Free Medicare Information Sessions

Healthcare needs can radically change as people age, which makes having a keen understanding of Medicare options vital. With more options than ever before,...

Cancer Support Community Arizona CEO Receives Fellowship Award

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust selected Cancer Support Community Arizona CEO Debbie DiCarlo as a recipient of one of its nine Piper Fellowship award...

Raley’s Completes Purchase of the Bashas’ Company

Raley’s has announced the completion of the Bashas’ acquisition.  As previously shared, Raley’s had entered into a definitive agreement to purchase all the assets...

November 13 Gala Celebrates 80th Anniversary British Flying Training School in...

Eighty years ago, Mesa, Arizona opened a World War II hanger and U.S. Air Force Base with the sole intention to train British pilots. This international...

Pita Jungle Jazz Jam Returns to Chandler in October

The Pita Jungle Jazz Jam returns this October with a special Celebration of Life show in honor of Valley guitarist Pete Gitlin, who passed...

VIDEO: Organ Stop Pizza Bids Farewell to Legendary Organist Lew Williams...

For more than 40 years, Lew Williams has been a staple at one of the Valley’s oldest restaurants – Organ Stop Pizza, in Mesa, Ariz. His talent...

The Singletons Light Concert

Join The Singletons, a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to providing hope and support for single-parent families affected by cancer, for The Light Concert on Saturday,...
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Tempe Prep Singers Make Competitive All Region Choir

By Annie Goodykoontz Covid-19 didn’t prevent the All-Regional Choir Festival from happening this year, but it certainly made it different.It was held completely online. It...
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SMTC presents a Rodgers and Hammerstein revue

Scottsdale Musical Theater Company is thrilled to announce a great new performing opportunity by showcasing Broadway’s most famous music and songs in a cabaret...
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Tempe Prep Music Teacher’s 30-Year Career with Phoenix Symphony

By Hannah Frazier Many Tempe Preparatory Academy students know that their music teacher and Sinfonia director, Mrs. Wilkison, was in the Phoenix Symphony, but not...
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Bisbee or Bust!

Being 25 y/o and having grown up in Phoenix, AZ my whole life, it can get repetitive going to the same cities across your...
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Aioli Gourmet Burgers Hosts Burger and Shake Contest to Support Alice...

Are you ready to rock? Aioli Gourmet Burgers is teaming up with Alice Cooper’s Solid Rock Teen Centers to inspire young culinary students in...

Friday Night Live! Black Beard’s Delight on Facebook Live

 Friday Night Live Presents Online Friday Night Live Concerts through the end of MayWhen: May 22 at 6 p.m. on Facebook LiveSocial distancing can’t...

Restaurant Offers Live Music with Takeout

Another month of quarantine. Another four weeks of social distancing. Local restaurant, VooDoo Daddy’s Steam Kitchen, recognizes the need for all of us to...

“HEARTS for Arizona” 24-Hour Telethon Features Streaming Performances, Demos, Appearances

Arizona Citizens for the Arts has organized a 24-hour virtual telethon featuring live-streamed performances and appearances by Arizona artists, celebrities, business owners and elected...

Fearless Kitty Rescue Appears On Good Morning Arizona

On March 6, as part of their “Field Trip Friday” visit to Fountain Hills, Good Morning Arizona featured Fearless Kitty Rescue.Interviewed were co-founders Paula...

The Stakes Holiday Party at monOrchid

The monOrchid is getting a little more musical on Wednesday, Dec. 18, with a free event for people of all ages. Camille Sledge, of...

Winter Tempe Opportunities brochure highlights sports, fitness, arts and educational programs

The winter Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as you kick off the...

Live Painting from COLORME Art Spa at Kierland Pop Sat November...

Celebrate wine tasting, live art, live music, acrobatics and more this Saturday at the annual Kierland POP Festival, being held this Saturday November 16,...

Free Concert Series Announced in Downtown Chandler

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership is launching a brand new concert series coined Friday Night Live! Two musical acts will perform the third Friday...

Music Series Launches at monOrchid

October just got a little livelier in downtown Phoenix. Live music acts are happening Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and on...

Phoenix Boys Choir Welcomes New Executive Director, Mitra Khazai

Scottsdale, AZ (October 14, 2019) – The Phoenix Boys Choir announces the appointment of Mitra Khazai to the Executive Director position beginning October 14th....

FEARLESS KITTY RESCUE BENEFIT — SAVE THE PUSSYCATS — November 6

Showcasing several talented female musicians the First Annual Save the PussyCATS Charity Concert benefiting Fearless Kitty Rescue will take place on November 6th.  Hosted...

Tickets Available for Jetaway Music Festival

(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – October 1, 2019) – Tickets are now available for the 8th Annual Jetaway Music Festival, which will take place on Friday,...

Downtown Chandler Kicks Off Free Concert Series

The Downtown Chandler Community Partnership is launching a brand new concert series called Friday Night Live. Two musical acts will perform on the third...

Six parks selected for Arts in the Parks events next spring

Six new parks have been selected for this year’s Arts in the Parks program, which provides resident-initiated arts events in neighborhood parks. Each event...

Kierland POP’s Lively Outdoor Celebration Takes Place Nov. 15-16, 2019

To kick off the beautiful fall weather season, the annual outdoor Kierland POP festival will take place Friday, Nov. 15 and Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019...

Date Night Just Got Better In Mesa!

If you are from the East Valley then you have come to know that there just isn't much to do in the near vicinity;...

Fall activities brochure now available; registration opens soon

And just like that, summer is over. The kids are back in school and the fall season is right around the corner, full of...

Tempe awards arts grants to 32 non-profit organizations

This year the City of Tempe has awarded grants to more organizations than ever before. 32 non-profit organizations will receive funding to provide quality...

Sunset Flow Yoga Provides Gorgeous Views of Camelback Mountain

Take part in an evening of mind, body and soul with healing live music and a stunning sunset over Camelback Mountain. Kevin Wathey, owner...

Improved Lifestyle using Internet

Every day, we thrive to have a better life. We wish for something a person richer than us have, we wish to be envied...

Christmas in July Celebration Presented by Copper Blues Live

It’s time to dust off the Santa hats, crank the holiday tunes and get in the festive spirit because Christmas in July is here!...

Agency Reports Record-Breaking Season

More than 143,000 people attended HDE Agency events, during its 2018/2019 event season. A leader in the events and advertising space with a roster...

Entertainment lineup and hotel deals for July 4th Tempe Town Lake...

Are you ready to rock? The annual Fox 10 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival will feature two fantastic bands playing a blend of...

Tickets now on sale for July 4thTempe Town Lake Festival

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Fox 10 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival. Celebrate Independence Day by taking in one of...

Chefs and Farmers Market Series Returns at Hotel Valley Ho

As summer heats up and the local farmers markets wind down, ZuZu is celebrating the best of the season with a free, indoor neighborhood...

Tempe events: May 21-27, 2019

Tempe’s calendar is full of exciting events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events...

Arts in the Parks surveys for 2020 events are now being...

The City of Tempe is bringing the arts to city parks for the third year in a row and your park could be one...

Casual Alien, Marimbas and the history of Mill Avenue are all...

May brings with it the unveiling of Tempe History Museum’s new changing exhibit, Walking Mill Avenue, along with a variety of local music and...

Meat the Ball Block Party Comes to Biltmore Fashion Park

The newly opened Meat the Ball restaurant has announced a Block Party on Sunday, April 28 , to kick-off their arrival to the Biltmore...

Music Under the Stars at Diablo Stadium on April 26

Tempe’s Music Under the Stars celebration is moving to Diablo Stadium this year! On Friday, April 26, enjoy outdoor performances by a variety of...

Aletheia String Quartet Concert April 5th

Aletheia Homestead Concert: A Night Around the World Join the Aletheia String Quartet for "A Night Around the World," the third and final concert in...

Carefree Rocks The District for 10th Year

The Carefree Sundial will be shining with talent as celebrity headliners, alumni who made it big, plus 30 student bands take the stage for...

Tempe events: March 5-11, 2019

Tempe’s calendar is full of great events this week. Check out the five exciting events below, and view a complete listing of Tempe events...

Nowruz Persian New Year

In honor of the Celebration of Life Nowruz (Persian New Year), the Arizona Persian Cultural Center, a 501(c)(3) public charity, will celebrate with an...

Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill St. Patrick’s Day Party!

Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill is celebrating the Irish by hosting a party on March 16 & 17! A full line up of live bands...

Bad Suns at Tempe Marketplace

Tempe Marketplace Bad Suns Concert: Wednesday, March 13.  A free show at The District Stage with a beer garden.  Party starts at 7pm with special...

Hayden’s Ferry Days brings Tempe’s history and heritage to life beginning...

Explore Tempe’s unique history at the 4th annual Hayden’s Ferry Days, a multi-day celebration of Tempe’s rich history and heritage. The celebrations include a...

Jazz Concert Series Featuring Brett Reed

Church of the Beatitudes Jazz Concert Series feat. Brett Reed & Union 32 Quintet(Phoenix, Ariz.)– The art of jazz is never more celebrated than...

Tempe History Museum gets LOUD with free outdoor concert

Are you ready to rock? Bring the whole family out to LOUD VIII, a celebration that brings local rock bands to the Tempe History...

Tempe Prep Concerts Abound

By Taylor ConleyImagine singing in front of a room full of people, bright lights shining in your face. This is what Tempe Prep's 10th...

New Tempe awards will celebrate arts and culture wavemakers in the...

Do you know an outstanding creative? Have you attended an event, been impressed by local advocacy, or seen a performance that moved you or...

PHX Vegan Food Festival

The 4th annual PHX Vegan Food Festival will be held on Saturday, February 23rd from 11AM to 5PM and on Sunday, February 24th from...

February Countdown at Turquoise Valley Golf

Greetings, all! Just a quick note to give you a preview on the fantastic weekend we have planned to usher in February at Turquoise...

Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Rocks Stage at The Phoenix...

 The Phoenix Theatre Company is priming its acoustics in preparation for a feel-good, rags-to-riches story featuring the music of one of the best-selling musical...

Phoenix Theatre Announces Name Change to Commemorate 100th Anniversary

 Phoenix Theatre, the largest professional regional theatre company in the state, is changing its name to The Phoenix Theatre Company, effective Jan. 21, 2019.   The...