The Mayor’s Art Awards Phoenix Center for the Arts 6 to 9 p.m. $75 Meet at the Phoenix Center for the Arts Friday night to join in a celebration of local artistic talent. Each year, the mayor awards artists in visual arts, theatre, music, dance, public art and creative writing based on his or innovation, … Continue reading Friday, November 20 and more!
Florencia en el Amazonas Symphony Hall 7:30 p.m. $25 to $135 Tonight is your chance to see the first Spanish-language opera commissioned in the U.S. Inspired by the work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Florencia en el Amazonas is a tale of lost love, and a subsequent journey to find said love. Expect cholera, jungles and … Continue reading Friday, November 13 and more!
It’s what you all have been waiting for, it’s racing season! NASCAR is coming to town! If cars aren’t your thing, then it is a night of basketball! The Phoenix Suns are taking on the L.A. Clippers! But, if you don’t like those top two choices, don’t worry, there is always something going on in … Continue reading Thursday, November 12
Adults Night Out 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Arizona Science Center Free (Some events may cost extra) Each month, the Arizona Science Center lets the grownups have some fun with the exhibits and interactive activities. Admission is free, but some of the lectures and movies screenings will cost a little extra. This month’s lecturer, Dr. Bill … Continue reading Friday, November 6 … and beyond
If you’re interested in the performing arts world, today is your lucky day! Sports fans, we didn’t forget about you either! Jason Derulo 7 p.m. Location: Arizona State Fairgrounds Price: Included with an Arizona State Fairgrounds ticket Jason Derulo is coming to the Arizona State Fair! Derulo’s newest album, “Everything is 4,” with hit songs such … Continue reading Thursday, November 5
As promised yesterday, here’s what you need to know about local pumpkin patches in the area: Corn Maze and Fall Festival at Vertuccio Farms For that classic, old-school pumpkin patch vibe, check out Vertuccio Farms. The corn maze, petting zoo and train will transport you back to childhood, and the kettle corn is unbeatable. Pumpkin … Continue reading Friday, October 30 … and more
Arizona State University vs. Oregon 7:30 p.m. Location: Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe AZ Admission: Price Varies Don’t miss the Arizona State Sun Devils take on the Oregon Ducks tonight at Sun Devil Stadium! It will be a Pac-12 showdown, as both teams look to improve upon their 4-3 record. The game will be nationally televised … Continue reading Thursday, October 29
Ghostfest The Torch Theatre is holding its fifth annual 32-Hour improv comedy marathon this Friday and Saturday. The event will feature more than 80 different sketches, some of which are Torch classics — like Skewed News Hour — but many will be new performances. Ticket are $15 to see every show and are available at … Continue reading Friday, October 23
Sweet Salvage Vintage Sale Starting at 10 a.m. Sweet Salvage on 7th Avenue will transform into a European outdoor market. Items will include vintage and antique home decor pieces, garden accessories and art. The sale will run through the weekend, and last from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information and to keep up to … Continue reading Friday, October 16
Fall Plant Sale As Phoenix struggles to transition into cooler weather, so must our plants. Whether you’re new to gardening to well-versed in botany, the Desert Botanical Garden is hosting a fall plant sale to help you transform your space. Expect to find more than 30,000 varieties for sale. The sale lasts from 7 p.m. … Continue reading Friday, October 9