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7 fast facts about Phoenix International Raceway

Phoenix International Raceway provides a fast fix for those with a need for speed. A popular attraction for local race car fans and visitors to Arizona, PIR was built in 1964 around the Estrella Mountains...

Desert Foothills Theater promotes innovation, integrity and diversity

From Humble Beginnings By Laura Stoddard At the intersection of Cave Creek and Scottsdale roads 43 years ago, there was one thing: dirt. Cave Creek was just a small, close-knit community, slowly unfurling its petals at...

Blessthefall returns home to kick off tour at Tempe Marketplace

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski , The Entertainer! Blessthefall singer Beau Bokan spent plenty of time at Tempe Marketplace, shopping for T-shirts or digging through magazines at Barnes & Noble Booksellers looking for stories about his Valley-based...
Scottsdale Stadium

Scottsdale Stadium

The Giants are always among the hottest tickets in town. Thanks to its downtown location, their Spring Training home, Scottsdale Stadium, is crammed with pre- and post-game activity options. Make sure to secure tickets before heading down to the game; scalpers typically get top...
Cider Corps

Former Marine joins brother for Cider Corps

When Sgt. Jason Duren returned from Afghanistan, he faced the long medical retirement process. He had suffered two traumatic brain injuries from multiple IED blasts and was facing the end of his career. To keep...
University of Phoenix Stadium

University of Phoenix Stadium

Regular home of the Arizona Cardinals NFL team, the 1.7-million square foot University of Phoenix Stadium also occasionally hosts major sporting events like the Fiesta Bowl, Super Bowl and NCAA Final Four, various expos,...

Devon Allman and Duane Betts are creating their own legacy

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski, The Entertainer! Devon Allman and Duane Betts aren’t trying to live up to their fathers’ music. They just want to create great art. Apparently, it’s working. The Allman Betts Band started its world tour...
Sloan Park

Sloan Park

The Cactus League’s newest stadium is the 146-acre Sloan Park, a 15,000-capacity ballpark owned and operated by the World Champion Chicago Cubs. Address: 2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Mesa. See it on a map. Parking: $10 (reserved) or $5 (general) per...
Robert Cray

Robert Cray brings his universal style to town

Robert Cray By Kenneth LaFave Robert Cray knew what kind of music he wanted to make when he heard the blues on the radio as a child in Columbus, Georgia. Not only was the music filled...
ASU Gammage

ASU Gammage

The brainchild of former ASU President Grady Gammage, designed by world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright and completed on September 18, 1964, ASU Gammage has built a reputation as one of the Valley's premier performance venues. Situated at the...

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