Experience AZ Magazine Archives

NFL ‘Touchdown Club’ new for Super Bowl

Show Phoenix Pride, University of Phoenix Stadium, Photo: greatdegree, Flickr

NFL On Location, the NFL’s official source for event experiences and hospitality, is offering fans an unprecedented experience for Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona through the “Touchdown Club” ticket package that includes in-stadium hospitality and an on-field, postgame photo opportunity. The Touchdown Club is a “super suite” comprised of 1,200 lower-level end zone seats at University of Phoenix Stadium. The first in Super Bowl history,… Read More →

Central Bistro creates perfect blend of French, Italian

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They had us at “Drunk Bread.” It’s not often that a long-time favorite can be replaced with a newer, more innovative model and turn out to be even more engaging, but Central Bistro has accomplished the feat. Nestled into the former location of Zen 32, which called the hot spot on the northwest corner of… Read More →

Bluewater offers Fiesta and Cactus Bowl deals

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Calling all Wildcats, Broncos, Huskies and Cowboys!  Bluewater Grill Phoenix is making it easy for students, alumni and fans of the teams playing in the Fiesta and Cactus Bowls to enjoy Arizona’s freshest sustainable seafood before, during or after the big games. Now through Jan. 5, 2015, Bluewater Grill in the Camelback Corridor of central Phoenix will… Read More →

Arizona Biltmore renovates more than 400 rooms

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The Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has launched a multi-million-dollar renovation that will offer guests modern and refined accommodations, while preserving the historic architecture and design that distinguish the grand dame of Phoenix. The resort is re-mastering guest rooms and suites, meeting spaces, ballrooms, pre-function rooms, spa and salon, as well as the prohibition-era… Read More →

Jeff Bridges will perform at Livewire January 9

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Livewire announces American actor, producer and country musician Jeff Bridges and his band, The Abiders, will perform at Livewire on Friday, January 9, 2015. Doors open at 7 p.m. This is an all ages event. Attendees under 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult. Tickets are on sale now at Livewireaz.com. Bridges co-founded the… Read More →

‘Tastings For Two’ menu debuts at TapHouse Kitchen

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December 16, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured

What’s better than a delicious meal paired with a smooth drink? Join TapHouse Kitchen in Scottsdale for Tastings For Two. You and a guest can share two drinks from the tap, one appetizer and two entrees for $32 a person. If that doesn’t get your mouth watering wait until you try the Honey Chipotle Glazed… Read More →

New restaurant, Tapacubo, opens in Tempe

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Graduate Tempe announced the opening of Tapacubo, the hotel’s Mexican street food outpost, on December 5, 2014. Located at the hotel at 225 East Apache Boulevard, Tapacubo’s flavorful menu presents a variety of handcrafted South of the Border classics including tacos, tortas and arepas along with an extensive beverage list. Executive Chef Brian Archibald has… Read More →

New Year fun at Talking Stick Resort

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Dust off your dancing shoes, shimmering party hats and get ready to bid farewell to 2014 at Talking Stick Resort and Casino Arizona! This year, both venues are ringing in the New Year with live headline performances, all-you-can-eat buffets and a variety of entertainment options. New Year’s Eve at Talking Stick Resort Talking Stick Resort… Read More →

Westgate hosts free concerts leading up to Super Bowl

Architectural Photography by Michael Baxter, Baxter Imaging LLC
December 16, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play

You don’t need a ticket to Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1 or a VIP party pass to get in on all of the excitement and activities surrounding the big game. Just steps from the stadium, Westgate Entertainment District will be the hub of activity in Glendale with a Super Music Series presented by Bud… Read More →

Hotel Palomar offers ‘Stay & Skate’ package

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December 15, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

This holiday season, skate, stay and be merry in the heart of Downtown when you book the “Stay & Skate” package at Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar Phoenix. For the fifth year in a row, close to 100,000 holiday revelers will descend on CityScape Phoenix to take part in the 10 weeks of CitySkate, the largest and… Read More →

Royal Palms opens 12 Days of Christmas Boutique

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December 12, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

Make this holiday season extra merry when you visit the 12 Days of Christmas Boutique at Royal Palms Resort & Spa, a Destination Hotel. The pop-up shop, opening on Sunday, December 14, will offer a number of Royal Palms exclusive gifts, candles, holiday ornaments, golf clothing and accessories, specialty signs and more. Throughout the 12… Read More →

Host committee unveils Verizon Super Bowl Central

Jay Parry, president and CEO of the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee

The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee formally announced today that Verizon will be the ‘Official Wireless Service and Solutions Provider’ of the Host Committee, as well as the title sponsor of Verizon Super Bowl Central. The Host Committee also unveiled the official Verizon Super Bowl Central logo, which will be seen prominently by the estimated… Read More →

JW Marriott makes holidays a Winter Wonderland

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December 9, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort and Spa creates a magical winter fantasy weekend for the entire family, December 12-14, with its Winter Wonderland event, open only to overnight registered resort guests. Festivities begin Friday, Dec. 12, with check-in starting at 3 p.m., followed by Santa’s arrival party from 6 to 7 p.m. A special gingerbread… Read More →

10 questions with Ben Gleib

Ben Gleib, WEB

The Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A series give you 10 questions of insight into your favorite comedians’ minds. A regular guest at the round table on the Chelsea Lately show, Ben Gleib started from sarcastic comments about people’s intelligence to charming people with his satirical persona and his improvisational skills. Traveling with his… Read More →