Local Batting Cages Affected by Pandemic Starts GoFundMe

Home Run Stadium’s GoFundMe campaign aims to raise $45k to complete vitally needed repairs on cages and facility   The landmark and veteran-owned Home Run Stadium...
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Tempe Prep Knights Baseball on Winning Streak

By Hayden Sampson There are few things better than the feeling of winning, and it does not always stick around. However, the Tempe Prep boys...
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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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Essentials for an Outdoor First Aid Kit From SpotRx

As the weather turns to ideal temperatures for exploring our great outdoors – camping, hiking, and discovering the parks, packing a first aid kit...
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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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Tempe Prep Soccer Adding Wins with Strong Leadership

By Hayden Sampson When people work their whole lives for something, are willing to miss parties for it, and spend every breathing second thinking about...
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Camp Colley Now Enrolling for Summer 2021

(PHOENIX – Feb. 1, 2021) – Camp Colley is now open for summer 2021 enrollment. Parents with children between the ages of 8-14 as...
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Tempe Prep Senior Athletes Pursuing College Sports

By Hannah Chadwick“Don't just dream, reach. If all you do is dream, you will achieve nothing. If you want to succeed, give yourself a...
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Restoring Christopher Creek

The Arizona Council of Trout Unlimited received a grant of $2,500 through the Trout Unlimited national Embrace A Stream grant program #embraceastream. Volunteers from...

A Fresh Look at Trends and Statistics in the Automotive Aftermarket

A Fresh Look at Trends and Statistics in the Automotive Aftermarket The aftermarket industry has become a huge part of the automotive economic sector....

Health Benefits of Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is fun, if not the most fun, of all exercises.  Just imagine being outdoors, paddling and racing with a...

Fulton Homes Builds Drowning Prevention Awareness During National Water Safety Month

Arizona homebuilder’s annual ‘2 Seconds is Too Long’ campaign targets drowning prevention; gives free swim lessons    TEMPE, Ariz. – For more than two decades...

Phoenix Nonprofit Announces New, Three-Part Hiking, Cycling and Running Challenge

 Mission 2 Alpha Will Ride, Climb and Race to Fundraise for Veterans and First Responders PHOENIX – Mission2Alpha, a local organization that fundraises to aid...

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...

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...

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...

Free games, sports, activities and more at PlayDay on Feb. 29

At PlayDay, families can take part in several free activities that will get their legs moving and their hearts pounding. Check out an inflatable...

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...

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...

So Swift Athletics starts a New Youth Track and Field Club...

So Swift Athletics is a new USATF affiliated Youth Track & Field Club in Central Phoenix area and trains and mentors athletes ages 5-18.The...

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,...

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...

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...

Visit the Desert Botanical Garden!!

Plan Your Trip Here Today! When was the last time you visited the Desert Botanical Garden, if at all?  Folks, are you ever in for...

Take a Scottsdale Segways Tour

What is a Scottsdale Segways Tour? In this case, a Segways is a compact motorized type of two-wheeled scooter that the user stands upon and...

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,...

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 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...

Public meetings in December to review draft Kiwanis Park Management Plan

The City of Tempe is working on a Kiwanis Park Management Plan that will provide guidelines for future programming, amenities, facilities and operational needs...

INAUGURAL WARRIORS MTB FESTIVAL SUPPORTS VETERANS

Valley-based veterans adventure group Ride It Out MTB, in partnership with Spartan Rides andTrail Print Tees and Gear are hosting the inaugural Warriors MTB...

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...

Tempe’s $60 million park improvements investment bringing new life to city...

City parks are the focal point of neighborhoods across Tempe, bringing people together and creating a sense of community. They help improve the health...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Transform with the Moon at Moonlight Yoga at Mountain Shadows

Renew your mind, body and soul with a one-of-a-kind yoga experience in the shadows of paradise at Mountain Shadows. Experience an hour-long rejuvenating yoga...

Full Moon Hike at Superstition Mountains Planned for September 14

Are you ready for a full moon hike to remember? On the evening of Saturday, September 14, hikers are invited to take part in a...

Public meeting for Kiwanis Park Management Plan on Sept. 9

The City of Tempe is working on a Kiwanis Park Management Plan that will provide guidelines for future programming, amenities, facilities and operational needs...

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...

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...

Rise with the Sun at Paddleboard Yoga at Mountain Shadows

On Saturday, September 14 visit The Citizens Club at Mountain Shadows for a one-of-a-kind paddleboard yoga class, live music and on-board meditation in a...

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...

Mountain Shadows Hosts the New 9 to 5

Who says meetings have to be confined to the boardroom? Experience “The New 9 to 5” package at Mountain Shadows that includes a boardroom...

Rise + Shine with Brightside Yoga at Hotel Valley Ho

On Sunday, September 29 rise and shine bright on the Sky Line Rooftop deck with a one-hour energizing morning yoga session with Veronica Clark,...

Mountain Shadows Warms Up for Fall Fitness Events

Perfect fall weather calls for plenty of opportunities to get outside and embark on scenic fitness, wellness, and social activities at The Citizens Club...

Apparel Company Launches in Phoenix

A new clothing company, that also brings more awareness on the importance of conservation, recently launched in the Valley. Justin Renninger and Jason Ingersoll...

Grow your gardening skills with Tempe Public Library classes

Tired of gardening without a green thumb? Tempe Public Library is offering two classes this month to help you grow your garden to its...

Community input needed for Kiwanis Park Management Plan

The City of Tempe is working on a Kiwanis Park Management Plan that will provide guidelines for future programming, amenities, facilities and operational needs...

2019 Great American 4th Introduces Tailgating and Extreme Motocross

City of Maricopa rings in its 14th annual Great American 4th celebration at Copper Sky Regional Park on Thursday, July 4 with an incredible...

Join TVG one last time for a special Father’s Day Tournament

While Turquoise Valley Golf is heartbroken to announce the closure of the historic course, we want to invite everyone for one last day on...

Tempe residents encouraged to take survey for Parks and Recreation Master...

Help us shape the future of city parks and recreation offerings in Tempe! The city is updating its Parks and Recreation Master Plan to...

Free admission at Escalante and McClintock pools on Saturday, May 25

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend by checking out the newest additions to Escalante and McClintock pools. McClintock Pool has a brand-new splash pad to entertain...

First accessible pickleball courts opening at Tempe Sports Complex

Pickleball has arrived in Tempe! The city’s first dedicated, permanent pickleball courts are opening at Tempe Sports Complex. A grand opening celebration will take...

Free golf lessons at Tempe’s inaugural Drive, Pitch & Putt Golf...

Know an aspiring young golfer? Youth ages 5-17 are invited to Tempe’s Drive, Pitch & Putt Golf Challenge on Saturday, April 27. Golfers will...

Registration for summer classes and programs begins April 22

Summer camps, pool time and triple digit heat. It’s all right around the corner, which means now is the time to start planning the...

17th Annual SLOAN 16-Inch Softball Classic Hosted by Nerds On Site

Businesses and nonprofits throughout Phoenix will participate in the 17thAnnual SLOAN 16-Inch Softball Classic hosted by Nerds On Site. On Sunday, April 14th, there...

Free ways to beat the heat in Tempe this weekend

Yes. The forecast says 90-degree days arrive this weekend. Luckily Tempe has several ways for Valley residents to beat the heat for free. Here’s...

Beloved Snow Shuttle Helps Local Skiers, Snowboarders Make the Most of...

If you’re an avid skier or snowboarder, or you’re a first-timer who’s always wanted to go to Snowbowl, you should meet ALEX. This fast...

Historical Cactus Cup Returns to McDowell Mountain Regional Park March 8-10!

The Specialized Cactus Cup Mountain Bike Stage Race will take place March 8-10, 2019. Over 1,000 bikers from across Arizona and the Southwest...

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix to Hire 500 for 2019 Season

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix is now hiring 500 seasonal positions in preparation for its opening March 16, 2019. The park is looking for...

(Opinion) City and scooter companies must come to a solution to...

Last Sunday I rode a Lime scooter to ASU Gammage to see Aladdin.  By the way, the Genie is fantastic; go see it if...

Yoga and Beer at Desert Ridge Marketplace

March 13 & 27 at Desert Ridge Marketplace's Barnes & Noble Courtyard 6:30PM Back by popular demand, Desert Ridge Marketplace is teaming up with Mountainside...

Tempe Public Library previewing new StoryWalk® at PlayDay on Feb. 23

For the second year in a row, Tempe Public Library will host an interactive StoryWalk® at next Saturday’s PlayDay event at Kiwanis Park. Participants...

Spring Tempe Opportunities brochure now available: registration begins Feb. 19

The spring Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as we step into spring....

Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix is Now Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix

 Arizona’s Largest Waterpark to Open March 16  Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix will be rebranded Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Phoenix, when it opens March 16...

Free games, sports, activities and more at PlayDay on Feb. 23

At PlayDay, families can take part in several free activities that will get their legs moving and their hearts pounding. Check out an inflatable...

Tempe seeking feedback on Town Lake sand volleyball courts

The public is invited to provide input on proposed improvements to the sand volleyball courts on the north side of Tempe Town Lake. An...

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...

Public meeting to discuss proposed expansions to Tempe’s adapted recreation programs

Tempe is hosting a public meeting to collect feedback on the proposed expansion of the city’s adapted recreation programs. The meeting will take place...

ATP Challenger Tour Announces Inaugural Arizona Tennis Classic

The governing body of men’s professional tennis, the Association of Tennis Professions (ATP), is proud to announce the debut of the Arizona Tennis Classic...

Southwest Human Development Announces “Walk with Me” Event, Feb. 23

 Sat., Feb. 23, families are invited to join the one-mile Walk with Me Family Fun Walk featuring activities, food and drinks, games crafts and...

Construction of new pickleball courts is underway at Tempe Sports Complex

Pickleball is coming to Tempe! Construction is underway on the city’s first dedicated, permanent pickleball courts at the Tempe Sports Complex, located north of...

Lost Angeles Angels Spring Training tickets on sale now; Practice begins...

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

Unleash your superpowers at Tempe Public Library’s FanCon

Grab your capes, costumes and unleash your superpowers at the Tempe Public Library’s FanCon on Saturday, Jan. 26. Fans of Marvel, DC, Star Wars,...

THE 8TH ANNUAL BALLOON CLASSIC IS BACK

 The 8th annual Arizona Balloon Classic (ABC8), benefiting Valley of the Sun United Way (VSUW), returns to the Goodyear Ballpark, located at 1933 S....

VIDEO: Rotary 26th $100,000 Hole-in-One

For 26 years, the Chandler Horizon Rotary Club has been hosting our Annual Hole-In-One Fundraiser.  Bring a friend, enjoy perfect Arizona weather at the...

New design, digital technology make Kiwanis Tennis Center a top destination...

Just 30 years after baseball became an official American pastime, another sport was also making its mark. The first tennis court in the United...

Seven achievable resolutions to ring in the new year

A New Year wouldn’t be complete without making a few resolutions. To help you get started, here are ten easy, convenient and economical resolutions...

Kiwanis Recreation Center pool and gymnasium reopening on January 2

Renovations to the pool and gymnasium at Kiwanis Recreation Center are almost complete and both will reopen to the public on Jan. 2. Swimmers...
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