Film Review: Tyrus at No Festival Required
Near the beginning of Pamela Tom’s documentary Tyrus, the painter Tyrus Wong, who died last year at the age of 106, explains that his Chinese name, Gen Yo, translates to something like “Bu...
Things To Do
July 24-30, 2017
Arizona Breakfast Weekend – July 27-30Whet your appetite for all things egg, bacon and toast as Valley chefs and restaurateurs offer special dishes at $7, $10 and $15 price points. Arizona Restaurant Association hosts this third annual event, which celebrates the morning meal. Among the dozens of participants are Ticoz Latin Kitchen, The Market Restaurant + Bar, Original Breakfast House, Paul Martin’s American Grill, Hash Kitchen and Perk Eatery. Statewide, arizonabreakfastweekend.com. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Atlanta Braves – July 24-26Call for times and ticket prices. Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, dbacks.com, 602-514-8400. Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie – July 25The longtime members of Fleetwood Mac perform in celebration of their first-ever album as a duo. 7:30 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000. Press Coffee Grand Opening – July 27-29Press Coffee is opening its second Tempe location and to celebrate, is giving out free cups of drip coffee. Press a the Nexa Apartments serves award-winning roasts, espresso drinks, pour overs and cold brew, plus breakfast and lunch items. 1221 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, presscofee.com. Dwight Yoakam – July 28The Grammy Award-winning artist is recognized for his maverick blend of country, rock, Americana, pop, bluegrass and soul, as well as his distinguished acting career (Sling Blade, Panic Room and Wedding Crashers). 7:30 p.m. $46-$80. Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, celebritytheatre.com, 602-267-1600. Gallery at Tempe Center – Through July 28Biomimicry: design inspired by nature, through July 28. Tu-Th, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; F, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sa, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. FREE. Tempe Center for the Arts Gallery, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, tempe.gov/tcagallery, 480-350-2867. Sedona Hummingbird Festival – July 28-30Educational presentations, garden tours, a hummingbird marketplace, banding demonstrations and birding trips are included as this event coincides with Sedona’s peak hummingbird population. Call for times and ticket prices. Sedona Red Rock High School, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Rd., Sedona, hummingbirdsociety.org, 800-529-3699. Real, Wild & Woody – July 29Countless specialty and small-batch beer styles are on tap at this summer beer festival, along with bites from top area restaurants, live acoustic music and seminars. 2-6 p.m. $57 (includes 20 drink samples and small bites); $25, designated driver. Phoenix Convention Center, 33 S. Third St., Phoenix, realwildandwoody.com, 480-586-6711. HarvestFest – July 29This annual celebration includes wine tastings, food and wine pairings, vineyard tours by wagon, winery tours with the winemaker, grape stomping and a blessing of the vineyard. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $25-$85. Sonoita Vineyards, 290 Elgin-Canelo Rd., Elgin, sonoitavineyards.com, 520-455-5893. Ally Hardest Working Dollar – Through July 31All July long, All Bank is encouraging you to use cash and check your dollars. The online-only financial services firm is circulating 500, $1 bills across Phoenix in a seriously stacked treasure hunt. Of the dollars, 150 are marked to return $100; 6 for $5,000; and one for the $10,000 grand prize. If you find an Ally Bank-marked dollar, enter the serial number at allyhardestworkingdollar.com to see if you’ve won.
Recipe Friday: Fresko's Tahini Frozen Yogurt
If you’ve ever tried to make ice cream at home, you know it’s pretty easy – just combine the ingredients in an electric ice cream maker, churn and freeze. The same simple directions ...
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