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Visit Tucson brings the “Top of the World” to Westgate


Visit Tucson, Tucson’s destination marketing organization, is bringing the “Top of the World” experience seen in their new video – featuring the music of country superstar Randy Houser – to Phoenix-area residents this November 21-24 at the popular Glendale destination, the Westgate Entertainment District. With the help of an expert chalk artist, rock climbers and… Read More →

Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy comes to Talking Stick Resort

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Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy: Celebrating The Music of Emerson Lake & Palmer is heading to Talking Stick Resort for the final leg of the 2015 Rhythm Light Tour. Renowned drummer and ELP founding member Carl Palmer will perform a collection of the band’s memorable hits on Dec. 5. Tickets are still available. Purchase your passes… Read More →

Dakota to host Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show viewing party


WHO: Dakota, one of downtown Scottsdale’s newest restaurant and bars, will host a special viewing party of the highly anticipated 2015 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The pre-party will be begin at 7:00 p.m. and the fashion show will air at 8:00 p.m. WHAT: The fashion show will showcase the top looks from the Victoria’s Secret… Read More →

Local restaurant, food advocacy business partner on Fresh Food Drive

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The Market Restaurant + Bar by Jennifer’s has partnered with Hip Veggies, a local food advocacy business to help feed those in need this holiday season by hosting The Giving Tree, A Fresh Food Drive. Monetary donations will be accepted now until New Year’s Eve and will be donated to a local CSA (community supported… Read More →

SOL Cocina gives back with holiday taco deal

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Thursday, November 19th  through Wednesday, November 25th, SOL Cocina in Scottsdale will be selling Turkey Mole Tacos for $3 each. One-hundred percent of the proceeds of each of these tacos will go to help support local Scottsdale food bank Vista del Camino. This seasonal inspired taco is filled with dark turkey meat on a corn tortilla with melted… Read More →

Give a helping hand this holiday season Levente Gyori

The holidays are a special time, but there are members of our community who miss out on the magic of this season. They struggle with isolation, health or just making ends meet. You can make a difference for those in need by supporting one or more of the city’s holiday assistance programs. Scottsdale holiday programs that… Read More →

W Scottsdale hosts Scottsdale Fashion Week preview

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W Scottsdale, Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE), J Group Media and FORD/Robert Black Agency have announced the Scottsdale Fashion Week Preview Show on the WET Deck November 20. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. Admission is complimentary. For more information visit The preview show will offer Valley fashion enthusiasts a sneak peek of what’s… Read More →

Adrian Lux to perform at Māyā Day + Nightclub


Māyā Day + Nightclub, Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) and Disco Donnie Presents (DDP) announce Adrian Lux will perform at Māyā Day + Nightclub on Friday, November 20. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. This is a 21+ event. To purchase tickets, please visit or Originally from Sweden, Adrian Lux is a… Read More →

Casino Arizona honors armed forces members with specials

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Casino Arizona is showing its appreciation for veterans and active-duty military with dining and promotion deals on Veteran’s Day. Offered exclusively to the brave men and women who’ve served and continue to serve our country, the Nov. 11 specials include a two-for-one lunch special at Eagles Buffet, a complimentary car flag, and three-for-one bingo packs… Read More →

Roka Akor hosts wine dinner with Adelsheim Vineyard

Roka Akor features Robatayaki cuisine. Photo: Roka Akor

Roka Akor Scottsdale is hosting a vintner dinner on Thursday, November 19, with Founder and President David Adelsheim of Adelsheim Vineyard, one of the oldest wineries in Oregon. In collaboration with Executive Chef Jason Alford, the event, beginning at 7 p.m., will educate guests about the Willamette Valley winery’s current releases and pair four courses of specially… Read More →

LDV Winery releases of two Petite Sirah wines

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Arizona’s own, LDV Winery has announced the release of the latest in their growing line up of Arizona Estate-Grown wines—the 2012 Petite Sirah and “The Signature” Petite Sirah. 2012 Petite Sirah Winemaker Notes: This wine exhibits our usual bold and hearty Petite Sirah characteristics with a soft mouth-feel and managed tannins. The Grenache adds spicy notes with hints… Read More →

15 Things You Must Drink in Phoenix

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When it comes to drinking the night away, there are a few cocktails that reign supreme. Today, the editorial staff of AZ Big Media would like to present the 15 essential drinks that every connoisseur of Arizona nightlife — or day drinking — has to try before they die. We’re not including any PBRs or… Read More →

Snoop Dogg to make Livewire debut

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Livewire and Behind the Scenes Presents have announced that Snoop Dogg will perform Friday, December 4. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. This is an all ages event. Tickets on sale now at Calvin Broadus, better known by his stage name “Snoop Dogg,” is a California native who used his career as a successful hip-hop… Read More →

Joe Jonas, Jazz Night, Nicky Romero come to Scottsdale

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Week of November 3 – 9 Joe Jonas @ Livewire Thursday, November 5, 2015. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. All ages event. Joe Jonas is a platinum recording artist, actor and musician who got his start as part of the Grammy-nominated Jonas Brothers trio. In 2011, Joe Jonas released his solo album, Fastlane, which reached… Read More →