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January 2021


January 5 - January 31
Phoenix Zoo
455 N. Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85008

Focusing on the theme Together We All Shine, this grand holiday event glows with millions of LED lights and includes a three-story-tall Christmas tree, lakeside music-in-motion shows, 3D light sculptures and life-size animal lanterns featuring 66 creatures, including polar bears, mammoths and peacocks. A drive-through Cruise ZooLights experience is new this year, complementing the classic walk-through event. 5:30-10:30 p.m. on select nights. $16-$75. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix,, 602-286-3800.

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Solo Exhibition Featuring Kara Brooks

January 15 - February 14

FOUND:RE Contemporary is pleased to debut “Not Impressed,” the first solo exhibition of the New Year beginning Friday, January 15. The exhibition features a collection by Kara Brooks, a Tempe-based artist and current MFA Intermedia student at ASU. Through Brooks’ work, she examines fear, nostalgia, mundanity, and patterns. “Most issues labeled as ‘complicated’ are not, they are simply layered,” explains Brooks. “Examining layers takes patience; ‘complicated’ things require expertise.” Brooks, whose roots stem from Oakland,…

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Celebration of Fine Art

January 16 - March 28
Celebration of Fine Arts
Hayden Road and Loop 101
Scottsdale, Arizona 85255
$8 – $10

This 31st annual juried invitational gathering features 100 renowned and emerging artists from across the country who show and sell their gallery-quality work in an intimate studio setting. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Season pass: $10, adults; $8, seniors and military; free, children 11 and younger. 18400 N. Hayden Rd., Scottsdale,, 480-443-7695. Photo courtesy Beth Cochran, Wired PR.

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Inauguration Day Happy Hour

January 20

In celebration of Inauguration Day on Wednesday, January 20, Match Market & Bar is offering all day happy hour, including specials such as $2 off well cocktails, $6 glasses of house red and white wine, and $2 off draught beer. Match is also offering Caffe Umbria drip coffee all day for just 46 cents in honor of the official swearing in of President No. 46. For more information, visit Date: Wednesday, January 20 Time: During…

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National Pie Day

January 23

On Saturday, January 23, pie lovers are invited to come into Chase’s Diner and have a slice — or a whole darn pie — in honor of National Pie Day! Well known for their decedent scratch-made desserts, Chase’s diner is preparing two specialty pies based on two of their signature cakes — German Chocolate and Carrot Cake — in celebration of this delectable holiday. Each slice is $4.29 and entire pies are available for $13.99…

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March 2021

Barrett-Jackson Auction

March 20 - March 27
WestWorld of Scottsdale
16601 N. Pima Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Some of the world’s premier collector automobiles take center stage at the 50th annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction. Call for times and ticket prices. WestWorld of Scottsdale, 16601 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale 480-421-6694

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