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Spring Training Poker Classic returns

Spring Training Poker Classic
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The annual Spring Training Poker Classic returns at the W Scottsdale on Saturday, March 19, where the grand prize winner will take home a $10,000 seat to the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. with the tournament starting at 7:00 p.m. on the WET Deck. Guests must be 21 years or… Read More →

Presidents Day sales at Arizona Mills

Presidents Day Sales
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Considered the first major sales day of the year, Presidents Day is February’s biggest shopping weekend bringing deep-discounts on winter apparel and the best savings on last minute Valentine’s Day gifts. Power shoppers know it’s also the perfect time to find deals on spring’s hottest new fashions. Arizona Mills and Phoenix Premium Outlets are hosting… Read More →

The Monkees coming to Mesa Arts Center

Republican Presidential Debate at Mesa Arts Center
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Danny Zelisko Presents is pleased to announce The Monkees’ Good Times: 50th Anniversary Tour, which will see a historic performance on Thursday, September 15th at Mesa Arts Center. Tickets go on sale Monday, February 15th at 10am. The Monkees are ready to have some fun this year as the iconic band celebrates its 50th anniversary with a tour and the group’s first new… Read More →

Casino Del Sol earns spot on Best Hotels list

Casino Del Sol
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U.S. News & World Report, a nationally recognized publisher of consumer advice and information, ranked Casino Del Sol Resort in the top two percent of the more than 1,300 hotels in the state that were evaluated for their Best Arizona Hotels list. Casino Del Sol Resort was awarded during the publication’s annual evaluation of hotels that offer… Read More →

Phoenix Open Green Out raises $100k

Phoenix Open
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The Waste Management Phoenix Open’s sixth annual Green Out raised $100,000 for three non-profit environmental organizations. For every person who wore green to the tournament on Saturday, The Thunderbirds donated $33,333 each to Bonneville Environmental Foundation’s “Change the Course,” Arizona Recycling Coalition and the Arizona Chapter of Solid Waste Association of North America (AZ SWANA). According… Read More →

P.F. Chang’s kicks off Chinese New Year

P.F. Chang's
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The Chinese New Year started Monday, ringing in the year of the monkey, and P.F. Chang’s is celebrating with a new Chinese New Year menu while donating up to a $100,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of America. For the rest of the month anytime someone orders off of P.F. Chang’s Chinese New year Menu, featuring handmade butternut… Read More →

Notable 2016 Russo and Steele Auction results

Russo and Steele
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Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions announced its sales results from the previous weekend with early totals reaching $20.7 Million on 723 lots offered with 520 hammering sold. This represents an impressive sell through rate of 72 percent helping the auction company’s Scottsdale numbers grow double digit percentages over 2015’s results with a 7 figure… Read More →

Westgate offers deals for Cactus League fans

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It’s time to play ball! There is no better time to enjoy a spring afternoon, the smell of freshly cut grass and the thrill of cheering on your favorite baseball team than during Spring Training in Arizona. From March 1 through April 1, baseball reigns supreme in the West Valley with five ballparks hosting more… Read More →

Westgate hosting free weekday event series

Architectural Photography by Michael Baxter, Baxter Imaging LLC
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Who says the weekends should have all the fun? Your Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays are about to get a lot more exciting thanks to three event series that are back at Westgate Entertainment District. TUESDAYS: Fitness in the District (Feb 9 – March 1)  Strengthen, tone, tighten and dance, all while having a blast during… Read More →

Larsen Gallery features Cattle Track Legends

Philip Curtis' Mountain Village II
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Larsen Gallery will host the Cattle Track Legends from February 11th to March 31st at the Old Town gallery. Arizona has a rich history of housing artists and the historic Cattle Track compound is no exception as it was, and is, the home and studio of three of Arizona’s most iconic artists, Philip C. Curtis, Fritz Scholder and Mark McDowell.… Read More →

Arizona offers breathtaking road trip options

Road trip
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Arizonans live for the spring and fall months, the short window of respite from the heat of the summer. This year, why not take advantage of the weather with a road trip through some of the state’s most iconic locations as well as some of the less-known locations. Northern Arizona can be just the right… Read More →

Jason Bonham brings Led Zeppelin Experience

Top 5 Arizona Music Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)
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If you’ve been itching to hear Led Zeppelin tracks played live, then you’ll be pleased to hear Jason Bonham: Led Zeppelin Experience is coming to the Celebrity Theatre on Friday, May 13th. Tickets go on sale next Friday, February 12th at Celebrity Theatre, and will be available through its site. Since the death of the… Read More →

Artist and chef lineup announced for Palette to Palate

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The complete artist and chef lineup has been announced for Palette to Palate, presented by Devour Phoenix and Local First Arizona as part of the Devoured Culinary Classic week of events. Hosted by the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel on Thursday, March 3, at 6:00 p.m., Palette to Palate is an event that blends the visual… Read More →

Finalists to compete in Phoenix Bartending Competition

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The nine finalists have been chosen for the second round of the Devour Phoenix Bartending Competition, presented by Devour Phoenix and Local First Arizona as part of the Devoured Culinary Classic week of events. The competition will take place on Sunday, February 28, at 2:00 p.m. at the DeSoto Central Market, near Roosevelt Street and… Read More →