Posts Categorized: Arizona

Phoenix Lights Takes Over Downtown Phoenix on March 22

It’s finally upon on! Hardwell, Zeds Dead, and a host of other top DJ’s from around the world descend on Downtown Phoenix to light up the night.  With its hard hitting and diverse lineup Phoenix Lights is a must attend event for every EDM fan in the valley. This coupled with the amazing location right… Read more »

What happens after the Super Bowl XLIX leaves town

Why does everyone make a big thing about the Super Bowl coming to town? Friends from long ago pop up like crocus through the snow looking for a place to stay, roadways and restaurants are obnoxiously full and your once-pleasant waiter is now a tired, annoyed automaton watching the clock or hiding in the cooler… Read more »

Who Cares About Football when the Puppy Bowl Comes to Arizona?

A large group of people were clapping and hollering, some famous football player was trying to make the crowd get amped up, photos and phones were out everywhere. I was likely in the background of at least 50 instagram posts, in which you can see me power-walking like an 80s arobic instructor on my way to… Read more »

Exercising Your Voyeur Muscle: Super Bowl 49 Edition

Superbowl 49 prank

Let’s start with the story of what it means to be a Super Bowl City. In this case, for Superbowl XLIX, it is a tale of two cities—Glendale and Phoenix. In 2008, the Super Bowl came and went and Central Phoenix didn’t get much of the hub-bub other than a blip on the traffic jam cameras… Read more »

Meet the Meat Puppets

Meat Puppets at Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix, AZ

I got dragged to the Meat Puppets show (with a free ticket and the promise of comped drinks by my friend CC). They played at the Crescent Ballroom in Downtown Phoenix last week, and had it been anywhere else I might have declined. Granted, there aren’t a lot of things to do on the Friday after Thanksgiving and the Crescent… Read more »

VIP Tickets at McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2014

VIP is usually the way to go. Not to be a snob or anything, but it’s nice to have a chair once and a while and escape the crush of dirty hipsters. Ok, so maybe I’m a snob. What’s really great about VIP tickets for the McDowell Mountain Music Festival in Tempe, AZ every March is… Read more »