• Valley Breweries & Fall Beer GuideEverything you need to know about the Valley’s exploding craft brewery scene, from local fall beers to beer-themed goods and gifts.
  • Grazing ArizonaCattle – the second of Arizona’s historic Five Cs – have had a rocky relationship with our state’s landscape.
  • Whistling Dixie?A century and a half after the Civil War, the battle over Arizona’s Confederate monuments reignites.
  • Spirit of the EastAtsuo Sakurai came to the U.S. to brew artisanal sake. His landing spot: the chapped high-desert town of Holbrook, where tourist kitsch and greasy spoons rule.
  • Celebrity PanelistTempe comics tycoon Todd McFarlane celebrates 25 years of his breakout hit Spawn with a new TV series and movie.
  • R.I.P. Malls?This is how the Valley’s decades-long mall wars end: The stronger shopping centers are killing off the weaker. But what will take their places?
  • Tricky BusinessThis fall, House of Tricks turns 30. But the Tempe restaurant houses a century of local history.
  • Peter HardenThe “Mayor of the Mall” holds court at Scottsdale Fashion Square.

Valley News

Valley News

The Lobby

Things we love and loathe this month.

Drink This

Drink

Clover Club

Drink like a pre-Prohibition dandy with The Ostrich’s pretty-in-pink Clover Club cocktail.

People

People

Celebrity Panelist

Tempe comics tycoon Todd McFarlane celebrates 25 years of his breakout hit Spawn with a new TV series and movie. ...

Food Reviews

Food Reviews

Chico Malo

The new bad boy of the Valley’s haute taco scene has mucho attitude – and a touch of substance, too.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

New Order

Local apps and websites bring an array of unorthodox treats to your door.

Arts

Arts

Artist of the Month: Hector Paul Primero

Hector Paul Primero preserves historical Phoenix buildings with his painstaking Photoshop tributes.

Spotlight

Spotlight

Peter Harden

The “Mayor of the Mall” holds court at Scottsdale Fashion Square.

Food Scene

Local Products

Arcadia Vodka

Swizzle, shake and sip something new with Jon Lane’s infused Arcadia Vodka.

History

History

Whistling Dixie?

A century and a half after the Civil War, the battle over Arizona’s Confederate monuments reignites.

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Performing Arts

Top 3 Arts Events

Our top picks for September’s best arts events. ...

Top Ten Things To Do

Things To Do

August 14-20, 2017

Saturday Night Fever – Through August 20Fueled by vintage Bee Gee hits, this coming-of-age disco musical tells the iconic story of a kid from Brooklyn who wants to dance his way to a better life. Call for times and ticket prices. Arizona Broadway Theatre, 7701 W. Paradise Ln., Peoria, azbroadway.org, 623-776-8400.

Web Extras

Web Extras

Going Native

Check out our expanded gallery of Native American tourism photos and local celebrity Vickie “Miss Vickie” Kerr’s reflection on her trip to Hopi land. ...

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Recipes

Recipe Friday: Mowry & Cotton Chimichurri Artichokes

Mowry & Cotton Chimichurri Artichokes + Hummus. Photo courtesy Awe Collective.  If you’ve stopped by The Phoenician lately, you’ve probably noticed that the grand dame o...

Best New Restaraunts

Food Reviews

2016 Best New Restaurants

Clasp your cufflinks and polish your pearls – PHOENIX magazine's black-tie salute to the best in Valley dining is back for 2016. Warning: The contents of this feature may result in food comas and uncontrollable grazing. ...

More Videos

How to Make a Poke Bowl

Poke, if you haven't noticed, is trending. Learn how to make a fish bowl at home with a step-by-step video by Best of the Valley winner Chula Seafood. Read more in the August 2017 issue of PHOENIX magazine

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