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Mother's Day

Treat Mom on Mother’s Day

Leave the cooking and cleaning behind at these eateries Daisy Finch   Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Each mom has her own style and taste, so one—or many—of these deals across the Valley will appeal...
Pompeii

Top 5 coolest artifacts in Pompeii: The Exhibition

By Niki D’Andrea Pompeii today is a tragedy turned tourist attraction, but at one time, the ancient Roman city was an epicenter of activity and life. Guests at Arizona Science Center can get an unparalleled...
Cinco de Mario

Mario Lopez brings Cinco de Mario to Scottsdale

By David M. Brown   This Cinco de Mayo, do Cinco de Mario. On one desert spring day, you can be a Saved by the Bell Look-A-Like Contest winner, shop the Mercado, cheer your favorite in the...
The ameriCAN Canned Craft Beer Fest

Annual Craft Beer Fest celebrates the can

Wayne Schutsky   The ameriCAN Canned Craft Beer Fest is a unique gathering of craft brew aficionados who celebrate the beverage’s aluminum cans as much as the beer itself. The event – which takes place at Margaret...
Kentucky Derby

Arizona’s biggest Kentucky Derby party offers live action and betting at Turf

Julia De Simone   Kentucky Derby fans don’t have to travel to The Bluegrass State to sip mint juleps or don one-of-a-kind hats. They can do it in the Valley. The third annual Stella Artois Derby DayClub will...
Great Southwest Cajun Fest

It’s Time to Get Ragin’ Cajun

Festival brings frog legs, étouffée and fried gator to Chandler By Lynette Carrington Pinch tails, suck heads and drink beer during the fourth Great Southwest Cajun Fest on Saturday, April 21, at Dr. A.J. Chandler Park in...
Pinewood Classic

The Pinewood Classic brings old-time entertainment to downtown

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski   Five years ago, restaurateur Brad Moore and graphic artist Doug Penick were drinking beer when they had an epiphany: A pinewood derby for adults would be a great addition to the downtown...
Maricopa County Fair

Animals, demo cross and Colton Dixon headlining county fair

Sherry Jackson   Pigs, monster trucks and Flamin’ Hot Turkey Legs are just a few of the attractions at this year’s Maricopa County Fair from Wednesday, April 11, to Sunday, April 15, at the AZ Exposition...
Beer N’ Bones

The Arizona Museum of Natural History pairs suds and science for Beer N’ Bones

By Nicole Hehl   Raise a pint with a paleontologist and sip a stout beneath a stegosaurus at the Arizona Museum of Natural History’s Beer N’ Bones event on April 13. The museum opens its doors...
Scottsdale Culinary Fest

Quick Guide to Scottsdale Culinary Fest

By Niki D’Andrea   Two days. More than 20 bands. More than 34 vendors. With numbers like that, it can be hard to whittle down what to do and eat at the upcoming Scottsdale Culinary Festival....

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