Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryMay 11, 2023
5 Places to take a mental health break and recharge in Downtown Phoenix

Does anyone else need to touch some grass? We certainly know the feeling. When life gets hard or work gets too busy, it’s time for a break. Whether you take... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryApril 27, 2023
Cinco de Mayo Phoenix Festival celebrates 30th anniversary Downtown with pride

Long before Footprint Center or Chase Field were built, Ray Arvizu had an idea. That idea turned into the largest multicultural festival in Downtown Phoenix, bringing thousands to the city,... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryApril 19, 2023
5 Outdoor, Street Activated Events in Downtown Phoenix

The beautiful weather outside reminds us how great it is to be in Phoenix. Luckily, several events have popped up, like spring flowers, to help you enjoy the outdoors. From... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Cris Arellano-PortApril 5, 2023
Thriving: The History of the Downtown Phoenix Music Scene

“This is my song ‘Thriving’ in 60 seconds” –Upsahl.   The Phoenix music scene wasn’t built and debuted in 60 seconds (unlike the Phoenix-based artist Upsahl’s song recreations on TikTok).... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Taylor CostelloMarch 8, 2023
Art Detour 35 continues its celebration of art and culture without limits

Almost four decades after the first art walk Downtown, Art Detour 35 still promises an immersive enlightening experience. The origins of Artlink’s signature annual programming, starting as a Saturday afternoon... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryJanuary 19, 2023
DTPHX In/Flux: How Chef Stephen Jones blends past and future at The Larder + The Delta

Southern cooking requires more than skill. It requires time, passion, and a long line of grandmothers. Chef Stephen Jones doesn’t simply cook food for the soul at his Downtown Phoenix... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryJanuary 11, 2023
Phoenix Artist ‘La Morena’ partners with NFL for Super Bowl LVII mural to spotlight Indigenous communities

From buildings wrapped in hot pink decals to new palm trees being planted, Downtown Phoenix is gearing up for Super Bowl LVII.  Local artists have also been tapped to paint... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Douglas C. TowneDecember 15, 2022
The Professional Building: Not Your Garden Variety Hilton

For a stunning Streamline Moderne skyscraper that has anchored Downtown Phoenix for more than 90 years, the Professional Building got off to a rough start. The name had to be... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryOctober 20, 2022
From ghost tours to creepy musicals: 13 spooky Halloween events in Downtown Phoenix

It may be 90 degrees outside, but that won’t stop us from celebrating sweater weather. When ghosts and pumpkin spice is in the air, Halloween is approaching. In Downtown Phoenix,... continue reading. Click here for more info.

Arts & Culture Elizabeth MontgomeryOctober 19, 2022
How ‘Bigger and brighter’ Pride on the Block, Pride Ride events celebrate a Downtown Phoenix ‘for all’

In Downtown Phoenix, we’re celebrating 53 years of Pride with a bike ride through the city and a block party you will never forget. Join Phoenix City Councilwoman Yassamin Ansari... continue reading. Click here for more info.