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,...

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 Celebration at Organ Stop Pizza

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...

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...

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...

The Maricopa County Home & Garden Show Brings a Dream Closet...

 The Maricopa County Home & Garden Show, the largest home show in the Southwest, returns to WestWorld of Scottsdale Friday, May 6 through Sunday,...

FOR THE LOVE OF MESA PODCAST SHARES STORIES FROM THE SOUTHWEST

Visit Mesa Launches New Rich Storytelling Platform with Six Episodes, More to FollowJune 7, 2022 – MESA, Ariz. – Visit Mesa, the destination marketing organization for...

Ford Dealerships Team Up on 10th Annual Fill an F-150 Water...

Ford and its philanthropic arm, Ford Motor Company Fund, are teaming up with Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix, Valleywide Dunkin’ locations and Phoenix Rising FC to launch...

VISIT MESA LAUNCHES DEALS PASSPORT IN TIME FOR SUMMER VACATION

New Discount Finder Kicks Off National Travel & Tourism Week, May 1 - 7.www.VisitMesaDeals.com April 26, 2022 — MESA, Ariz. — Visitors and locals can...

Tempe Prep Celebrates 25 Years with Founders Week Events

Tempe Preparatory Academy has so much to celebrate this year! The 2021-22 school year marks Tempe Prep’s 25th year of educating students from all...

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,...

VISIT MESA launches Beers and Brews Passport

Check-in & Win Web-Based Game Supports Small Business and Rewards Patronshttps://www.visitmesa.com/passes/beers-and-brews/ Feb. 15, 2022 – MESA, Ariz. – Just in time for spring break and...

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...

AJ’s Fine Foods Challenges Arizonans to Make the Hottest Drinks +...

To celebrate the start of the New Mexico Hatch Green Chile season, AJ’s Fine Foods has teamed up with Blue Clover Distillery, The Italian...

Aunt Rita’s Foundation Has 3 Big Upcoming Events

           Aunt Rita’s Foundation, whose mission is to end HIV in all Arizona communities among every demographic at a time...

VISIT MESA NEWS: First U.S. Destination to Adopt the Hidden Disabilities...

Mesa, Ariz. is the first U.S. travel destination to adopt the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower, a program lauded for supporting travelers with various needs as...

Two Local Brands Team Up to Thank Arizona Teachers

After a school year that has been anything but a fairytale for most educators, two Arizona-based brands are teaming up to offer a sweet...
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Will The Arts Return?

A Year Without Live Performance Can The Arts Heal Us? The State of the Arts Arizona Podcast Has Answers Tempe, AZ … The pandemic has...
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Scottsdale Fashion Square Details Recent Successes & Continues to Evolve to...

After a multi-year redevelopment that set the bar for luxury retailing, Scottsdale Fashion Square, part of the Macerich (NYSE:MAC) portfolio of one-of-a-kind retail properties...
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Visit Mesa Reminds Families the Benefits of Planning Travel during Autism...

MESA, ARIZ. – Nearly two years after Visit Mesa was named the first-ever destination marketing organization that completed autism certification with the International Board of Credentialing and...
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The Bob and Renee Parsons Foundation Grants $665,000 to Girl Scouts—Arizona...

 (PHOENIX – Feb. 18, 2021) – This year, more than 6,500 Girl Scouts across central and northern Arizona are practicing their entrepreneurial skills by participating...
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Crumbl Unveils New Flavors of the Week

Crumbl Cookies locations across Phoenix are offering four new specialty flavors starting Monday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. 20. This week’s gourmet flavors include:•...
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STK Scottsdale is Now Open

The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc. announced the opening of its newest STK Steakhouse at 7134 E. Stetson Dr. in the heart of Scottsdale’s waterfront high-end retail shops and residential...
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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...

Public Relations Global Network Adds offices in Arkansas, Colorado, Oregon

(PHOENIX -- May 20, 2020) – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) announced today it has added three new locations to its global network, raising the number of its offices...

Ability360 to Field Arizona Team in NFL Wheelchair Football League

            Ability360 will represent Arizona in the NFL’s first Wheelchair Football League – along with teams in Chicago, Los...

Phoenix General Offers Virtual Hugs

The Phoenix General is offering virtual hug packages until people are allowed to embrace each other again. The local store has put together collections...

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...

Have a Retro Easter at Hotel Valley Ho

This Easter at Hotel Valley Ho, enjoy two festive ways to celebrate with brunch at Sands and dining at ZuZu. At Sands, enjoy a...

Rio Salado College Hosts Dash with Splash 5K Run/Walk April 4,...

Rio Salado College’s National Division is hosting its second annual Dash with Splash 5K Run/Walk at Arizona Falls Park in Phoenix on Saturday, April 4, 2020.  Proceeds from...

Celebrate the Best of Easter at Mountain Shadows

Looking for the perfect Easter Sunday plans? Bring the family to celebrate Easter at Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows with a festive brunch from...

Pampered in Paradise at Mountain Shadows

Looking for a more refined and bespoke bachelorette escape in the heart of Paradise Valley?Grab your closest girlfriends for a luxe weekend at Mountain...

A Mid-Century Glam Bachelorette Getaway

Seeking the ultimate bachelorette getaway in sunny Scottsdale?Grab your girls before the big day for the perfect weekend retreat in Old Town Scottsdale. Hotel...

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Goes Dark for Earth Hour-Property Kicks off Earth...

What:                         In an effort to bring awareness to climate change, Harrah’s Ak-                                      Chin Casino will join thousands of other businesses,                                                            organizations...

Wonderspaces Delivers a Double-Plan for Spring Training Fans

Immersive Art Experience at Scottsdale Fashion Square Invites Visitors and Residents to Show Their Spring Training Ticket Stubs for Discounted Admission       As a record-breaking...

Spring training starts this Saturday at Diablo Stadium

Baseball is back! Tempe Diablo Stadium will host the Los Angeles Angels for another season of spring training. This season boasts matchups against the...

Tempe Public Library closed on March 5 for staff training

Tempe Public Library will be closed to the public on Thursday, March 5 so the team can take part in Staff Training Day. The...

Glow + Flow at Hotel Valley Ho

Looking for a fun way to kick-off your spring weekend? On Friday, April 17, from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m., get ready to light up the...

Family Fun Walk and Festival on Saturday, March 28

Join Southwest Human Development for their annual family fun walk and kids festival to benefit Arizona's young children with disabilities.Presented by the Arizona Coyotes...

Spring Tempe Opportunities brochure now available: registration begins Feb. 18

Ready to get outside to enjoy the warmer weather? Need to make those summer break camp plans for the kids? Or maybe you still...

JA’s First Annual 4.01K Race for Fiancial Fitness

 JA 4.01K Race Mesa Riverview Park - 2100 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Mesa, AZ, 85201 February 15, 2020 Mesa Riverview Park2100 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Mesa, AZ,...

Snap and Explore with Guided Photography Hikes

Get snappy and trail happy as you explore the scenic Quartz Ridge Trail with Mountain Shadows’ fitness expert and talented hobbyist photographer, Scott Cook,...

Sip & Savor Under the Stars at Cabanas After Dark

This spring, daytime isn't the only time to see and be seen at the OH Pool at Hotel Valley Ho. Throw on your stylish...

Spring Fitness Events at Mountain Shadows

There are plenty of reasons to get out and enjoy the beautiful spring weather in Arizona and Mountain Shadows in Paradise Valley has a...

Unleash your superpowers at Tempe Public Library’s FanCon

Grab your capes, costumes and unleash your superpowers at Tempe Public Library’s FanCon on Saturday, Jan. 25. Fans of Marvel, DC, Star Wars, Wholocks,Trekkies...

Second survey now open for Parks & Recreation Master Plan

Give us your thoughts on the progress being made so far on the Parks and Recreation Master Plan! Many of you took the first...

19th ANNUAL WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL, LUNAFEST, COMING TO PHOENIX ON MARCH...

19th ANNUAL WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL, LUNAFEST, COMING TO PHOENIX ON MARCH 15   LUNAFEST is a fundraising film festival featuring seven short films by and about women.  WHAT:          LUNAFEST,...

Join the Arizona Girl Up 5K in Tempe on Saturday, January...

On Saturday, January 4th, 2020, the Arizona Girl Up Chapter is holding a 5K Fundraiser along the Tempe Canal to promote women’s health, safety,...

Come and Experience the Musical Instrument Museum

Visit "the World's Only Global Musical Instrument Museum."  Located in north Phoenix, this place is the ultimate musical learning experience.  It boasts more than...

Last-minute stocking stuffer ideas

It’s not too late! Here are some last-minute stocking stuffer ideas for everyone in the family. Find something for every interest at tempe.gov/brochure. Classes...

Winter waves return to Kiwanis Pool next week, Dec. 26-30

 Wrap up the holiday season and ring in the new year at Kiwanis Pool! The heated pool's 3-foot waves will return for five days...

Tempe Public Library unveils new StoryWalk® at Escalante Community Center

Follow Marta on an animal-packed journey through the jungle in Tempe Public Library’s newest StoryWalk® installation, Marta! Big & Small, by author Jen Arena...

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...

Ring in 2020 at Mountain Shadows and Hotel Valley Ho

Looking to make festive New Year’s Eve plans that combine delicious cuisine, cocktails, and plenty of party favors? At Hearth '61 at Mountain Shadows,...

Winterfest returns with art, activities, music and Santa

Experience Tempe’s annual holiday celebration, Winterfest, on Friday, Dec. 6 from 5 -7:30 p.m. at the Tempe Community Complex. This family-friendly event will have...

Clutter-Free Christmas Gifts

The time is rapidly approaching when many will gear up, arm themselves with Christmas lists, and brave the Olympic shopping event known as Black...

Families Served by Catholic Charities Will Benefit from 2019 #Light the...

Families and individuals served by Catholic Charities Community Services will be among those benefitting from the unique vending-machine driven #Light the World Giving Campaignin downtown...

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,...

The Medium is the Message at Mountain Shadows

Visit The Gallery at Mountain Shadows Thursday, November 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. for a new, museum-quality exhibition featuring artists with a connection...

4th Annual Tempe Book Festival is Nov. 2 at Tempe Public...

The Tempe Book Festival celebrates love for books by showcasing 50+ exhibitors including authors, publishers and booksellers for a free and fun family event....

Trusting Connections participates in 5th Annual Fashion Week 4 Kids

 Trusting Connections, an award-winning nanny and childcare agency offering customized childcare solutions that enable families to thrive, will sponsor and participate in the fifth...

Annual Halloween Carnival is this Saturday

Are your ghosts and goblins ready? Tempe’s 42nd annual Halloween Carnival is this Saturday at Kiwanis Park. Join us for a free, bewitching good...

Pyle Adult Recreation Center annual arts & crafts boutique

Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping at the Pyle Fall Arts & Crafts Boutique this Friday, Oct. 25 and Saturday, Oct. 26 at...

PDQ Arizona Offers Free Combo Meal for Valley’s first responders

WHAT: In honor of National First Responder’s Day on October 28, PDQ Arizona is offering the Valley’s first responders a free combo meal. DETAILS: PDQ wants to thank...

Pickleball classes now available at Tempe Sports Complex

Pickleball classes are now available at the new, dedicated courts at Tempe Sports Complex. Register today at tempe.gov/pickleball.When: Beginner classes are Mondays, Wednesday and...

David Newstone Joins Esperança Board of Directors

Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, has elected David Newstone to its Board...

Silvia Alvarez to Serve on Esperança Board of Directors

Esperança, a Phoenix-based nonprofit whose mission is to improve health and restore hope both locally and globally, has elected Silvia Alvarez to serve on...

Kick-Off the New Year at Desert Bloom Yoga Festival

Experience a revitalizing weekend retreat January 10-12 in the shadow of Camelback Mountain, surrounded by desert flora and fauna. From intention setting and morning...

Badge Bash 2019 Gives Attendees the Chance to Experience Girl Scouting...

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) is gearing up to host its third annual Badge Bash. This adults-only event will be held on Friday, Oct....

Library to host 2nd annual jigsaw puzzle tournament on Sept. 21

Love jigsaw puzzles? Put your skills to the test at the annual Tempe Public Library’s jigsaw puzzle tournament on Saturday, Sept. 21. Individuals or...

Sip and Stargaze at Cocktails Under the Cosmos this Fall

At Mountain Shadows, celebrate all things celestial with an astrology-themed cocktail reception on the scenic Camelback Overlook rooftop deck. Each event features a signature...

Pose and Cheers at Namaste for Brunch at Mountain Shadows

On Saturday, October 19 kick off your weekend in the shadow of Camelback Mountain at Mountain Shadows with a scenic outdoor yoga class on...

Blue Sky Bootcamp at Mountain Shadows

On Saturday, October 12 take part in a high-energy workout class that builds strength and burns fat at Mountain Shadows. Talented fitness instructor Cody...

Get into Sunset Vibe and Flow at Mountain Shadows

On Sunday, September 22 and Sunday, November 3 enjoy a special vinyasa flow yoga experience in the shadow of Camelback Mountain, hosted by Meditative...