fourth of july Archives

Westgate Firework Fest will light up Fourth of July

Architectural Photography by Michael Baxter, Baxter Imaging LLC

The sky will light up over Westgate Entertainment District this Fourth of July for the third annual Westgate Firework Fest presented by Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment West Valley on Saturday, July 4 from 5pm – 9:30pm during the West Valley’s largest fireworks show and festival. Last year, more than 40,000 people turned out and… Read More →

Live on the Lawn series continues at Royal Palms

Mark Boisclair Photography, Inc.

To celebrate the Fourth of July, Royal Palms Resort and Spa will host the second installment of the Live on The Lawn Music Series as well as other activities throughout the weekend. Starting Friday, July 3, the free, live music series serve up sips and bites while guest enjoy sitting under the stars on the picturesque Vernadero Lawn and listening to a local… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: RA Sushi Bombpop

RA Sushi - Bombpop, WEB

Oh, say can you see? There’s a patriotic cocktail just waiting to turn your Fourth of July weekend into the dawn’s early light. This week’s red, white and blue-themed Thirsty Thursday comes courtesy of RA Sushi Bar and Restaurant, which will make you one of these bombastic babies for $8. What you need: Bottle of… Read More →

Things to do this weekend

The Valley is not resting this Independence Day weekend and neither should you! From a music festival, firework displays at the zoo and Tempe Town Lake, a movie festival and a beer pong tournament, there is no excuse for being bored this holiday weekend. Independence Day Music Festival with Phillip Phillips The American Idol will… Read More →

What’s Cooking? Make Fourth of July Sizzle with Amazing Summer Fare

fourth of july meal
by in Eat

It is crunch time people! Time to start rolling out those last-minute ideas for Fourth of July parties and family get-togethers and most importantly — the menu. Typically, the red, white and blue holiday is associated with old-fashioned fare and barbeque, but who said traditional was the only way? Whether you’re firing up the grill… Read More →

Let Freedom Ring – A Fourth of July Infographic

Let Freedom Ring
by in Events | Infographics

Apple pie, baseball and the Fourth of July: It’s hard for one to think of three more stereotypically American things. Have a Bruce Springsteen album playing in the background and you’d have an Americana overload. Come to think of it, if you ever see someone eating apple pie at a baseball game on the Fourth… Read More →

Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row: Jon Pardi And A Boy Named Sioux To Perform For Grand Opening, July 4

by in Date Night | Escape | Events | Lifestyle

Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row will celebrate its official grand opening this Fourth of July with live performances from Jon Pardi and A Boy Named Sioux. Jon Pardi is a country singer signed by Capitol Records Nashville who peaked in the Billboard Country Airplay Charts top 40 in 2012 with his widely popular single, “Missin’ You… Read More →

Morgan Page Fourth Of July At W Scottsdale [PHOTOS]

Morgan Page
by in Events

Two-time Grammy nominee and five-time International Dance Music award nominee, Morgan Page, transformed the W Scottsdale’s WET Deck into an EDM nightclub and dance party. As W Scottsdale guests celebrated the afternoon and evening away (from noon to 9:30 p.m.), the Fourth of July event ended the night with a spectacular fireworks show from the… Read More →

Top Google Logos 2001

About Google’s Logo Doodler Dennis Hwang
by in Lists | Tech

About Google’s Logo Doodler Dennis Hwang. Google doodles, the drawings that are designed on, around and through the Google logo on the Google home page, have long been part of Google’s history. As a Google intern in 2000, Google Webmaster Dennis Hwang began celebrating and marking worldwide events and holidays with doodles. Since then, the… Read More →