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  • 10 Fall Events to Look Forward to

    Fall is literally around the corner, and with it comes beautiful days, cool nights and an abundance of fun things to do. So mark your calendars for these 10 upcoming festivals, listed in order of appearance. For a complete list of things do this season — including outdoor movies, theater openings and must-see concerts — check out our […] more >

  • Downtown Business Celebrates 30 Years with Sweet Summer Special

    The world was a very different place in 1987. The Bangles had the world walking like Egyptians. Patrick Swayze declared that nobody puts Baby in a corner. Aretha Franklin became the first woman to be inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame. Ronald Reagan was President, and a gallon of gas cost about […] more >

  • 5 Fun Things to Do Before the D-Backs Game

    The smell of fresh popcorn, bright lights and cheering crowds – these are some of the fond memories people associate with a Diamondbacks game. America’s favorite pastime is the perfect way to spend time with family and friends, so why not make a day of it and explore everything else Downtown Phoenix has to offer? […] more >

  • Key Players Help Downtown Phoenix Become Valley’s Premier Music Destination

    With the opening of The Van Buren music club, Downtown Phoenix now offers venues at nearly every occupancy level. more >

  • Trump Rally: Quick Tips for Getting Around Downtown Phoenix

    Downtown Phoenix is expecting a large influx of up to 25,000 visitors in advance of President Trump’s planned rally at the Phoenix Convention Center on Tuesday, Aug. 22. While the rally is scheduled to start at 7 p.m., attendees are expected to arrive before noon. Public demonstrations are also planned to take place outside of […] more >

  • Summer Deals Keep Downtown’s New Marriott Highrise Cool This Season

    Since opening in May, Arizona residents started hopping aboard the summer deal train at the dual-brand Residence Inn and Courtyard in Downtown Phoenix. more >

  • Ahipoki Bowl Makes a Splash at CityScape Phoenix

    We’ve got pizza. We’ve got pasta. And we’ve even got Cornish pasties. But there’s one thing the Downtown Phoenix dining scene has been missing — poke bowls. Until now, that is. On Monday, Aug. 21 — seafood lovers can enjoy another fresh and healthy food option downtown when quick-serve concept Ahipoki Bowl opens its doors […] more >

  • Booze, Benedicts, Burritos: 4 Downtown Breakfast Spots to Start Your Day

    Not all breakfast menus are one-size-fits-all. So I did some delicious research, and compiled the ultimate list for every downtowner. more >

  • Downtown Living: Union @ Roosevelt Adds Sustainability, Walkability to Downtown Apartment Options

      Located at First Avenue and Roosevelt Street, Union @ Roosevelt is the latest residential development to open its doors in greater Downtown Phoenix. Led by local company Metrowest Development, Union brings 80 new apartments to the list of 818 total downtown residential units completed so far in 2017. What makes it unique, however, is its focus on […] more >

  • 6 Bike Lane Projects Coming to a Downtown Neighborhood Near You

    Right now, Phoenix lacks a comprehensive bicycle network connecting the downtown business district with surrounding neighborhoods. But a number of improvement projects aim to change that. From road “diets” to restriping, the City of Phoenix is not only focusing on making downtown more bikeable, but more walkable and livable too. Six projects impacting downtown are in the […] more >