Whether you’re checking out some of the stunning holiday events in Northern Arizona, craving a snowy respite or a local looking for a seasonal staycation, the newly reopened Americana Motor Hotel is just the spot to stay (and play).
Author: Melissa Larsen
After finding success in Palm Springs, Sandfish Sushi & Whiskey opened a second location, this time in Phoenix, earlier this year. Diners settle in the Scandinavian-inspired space for sushi and next-level cocktails in the Melrose District.
Sleek, sexy and seriously scrumptious French toast. Toca Madera Scottsdale ups the Valley brunch experience with a slew of fresh eats, cocktails and even a new memory-making disposable camera activation.
Downtown Phoenix’s Little Rituals and Bitter & Twisted have unveiled a slew of new cocktails and dishes that make choosing your night-out destination a breeze.
When it opened along the Seventh Street corridor in 2017, Mora Italian–helmed by Chef Scott Conant–was an exciting addition to the Phoenix dining scene. The Italian restaurant continues to keep things fresh.
Hash Kitchen has opened its seventh Arizona location, gracing Verde at Cooley Station in Gilbert with its build-your-own Bloody Mary bar, cotton candy-topped cocktails and next-level brunch dishes.
Feed the soul and ignite some new passions this summer. From wheel-throwing to terrarium-building, the Valley is brimming with exciting, hands-on creative activities.
Dishing up its cherished Italian recipes that have been passed down for generations, Spinato’s Pizzeria & Family Kitchen has opened its newest Valley location at Epicenter at Agritopia in Gilbert. The East Valley pizzeria marks the family-owned restaurant’s sixth Arizona outpost.
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant has opened its third Valley location, complete with a tasting room for sampling the brand’s divine bottles. The San Tan Village outpost joins Cooper’s Hawk restaurants in North Scottsdale, Chandler and, just recently, Surprise.
In its 103rd season, The Phoenix Theatre Company has long provided lovers of the arts with an escape from the everyday and some of the Valley’s best live theater performances.