Phoenix Trotting Park

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Many of you are familiar with Phoenix Trotting Park located near Interstate 10 and Loop 303 in Goodyear. This place has been standing abandoned for 50 years now and after 50 years of standing empty the park is on the market. Arizonians familiar with the area are putting in their ideas and suggestions as to […]

Stinkweeds: A Hotbed of Musical Activity for Nearly Three Decades

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Even the "History" page on Stinkweeds website is a collaborative effort, a nod to the guiding philosophy behind this iconic Phoenix music shop. Owner Kimber, a beloved figure of the local community, asks patrons to send in vintage fliers and snaps from Stinkweeds' earliest days, which included shows by yet-undiscovered bands like The Format and […]

Japanese Friendship Garden: An Oasis in Phoenix for Quiet Reflection

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The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix offers a peaceful place to reflect and unwind, with unique elements that symbolize aspects of Japanese culture. The garden features stone footbridges, sculptures, lanterns, a 12-foot waterfall, a tea house, and a koi pond. A design team from Phoenix's Japanese sister city, Himeji, helped design the 3 1/2- acre […]

Phoenix Zoo: Not Just for Animal Lovers

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There are more than 1,400 animals that make the Phoenix Zoo their home. The animals on display here range from elephants to insects and just about everything in-between. There is plenty to do at the zoo so plan on spending an entire day here. Animals at the zoo are too numerous to list but some […]

Enjoy Ice Cream in All of Its Forms at Churn

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Do you prefer to eat your ice cream in a classic cone, in a sundae, or as a thick, creamy milkshake? Whichever form you prefer, you’ll find something to pique your palate at Phoenix’s Churn. This high-quality ice cream shop makes all of its own ice creams without any chemicals or flavor additives, resulting in […]

Read & Ride

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Read three books and earn three free rides at the Arizona State Fair. It is as easy as 1-2-3! Here is how you can earn three free rides … 1. Read three books approved by your teacher/guardian that are appropriate for your age and reading level. 2. Complete brief summaries of each book below (approximately […]

A Mix of Old and New Defines the Culinary Scene at Chase Field

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Since opening day in 1998, more than 17 million fans have filed through the gates at Chase Field to watch the Diamondbacks play. As the fan base grew, so did the options for dining-in here. Some in-stadium eateries have stood the test of time while others have only recently opened, but the overarching message is […]

Paramount Academy – Grand Opening

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Dear Residents, Paramount Academy will be having a grand opening this coming Friday, July 17th, 2015, from 5-8 p.m. The staff at Paramount Academy is inviting all families to their grand opening. At the opening they will have a raffle for free kinder, backpacks, extended ED., goods, beverages, & prizes. This will be a great […]

Children’s Museum of Phoenix: Interactive, Educational Fun

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The Children's Museum of Phoenix has three floors of interactive, educational activities for kids of all ages. The guiding principle of this center is that learning is fun, and its mission is to engage the minds, muscles, and imaginations of kids as well as parents. One of the most popular features is the noodle forest, […]

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