Category Archives: SHOP

LOCAL LILY LOOK AHEAD { SPRING } DRINKS, DINES & GOOD TIMES

Be sure to wear your sneakers to 3rd Thursday Hangs this week, because we’re drinking beers and playing ball! First up, we’re meeting at Casey’s Woodshed from about 5:00-6:45 for happy hour; then over to Kiwanis Park for batting practice. Meet us for no […]

41st Annual {Spring} Tempe Festival of the Arts

March 23 – 25 the Tempe Festival of the Arts returns with great food, live music and over 350 local and national artist to fill the streets of Downtown Tempe. TFA is one of my favorite local arts fests, which is why we are excited to […]

LOCAL LILY LOOK AHEAD { MARCH } DRINKS, DINES & GOOD TIMES

From Full Moon Paddleboarding to music in the park and movies under the stars…there are a million ways to spend the month of March. You can find me working on my summer bod at Burger Battle 2018, and watching tricks at PHXAM 2018.  BUT FIRST…Join us […]

Sweetheart Gifts at 6th Street Market, TEMPE

There may be no secular holiday more polarizing than Valentine’s Day. Personally, I have a tradition of frequenting my favorite local Chinese restaurant, 22-years consecutive. If you’re one to celebrate the date, then now is the time to plan. Otherwise you’ll be […]

Last Minute Local Shopping

Stick with me kids, and your last minute holiday shopping will be a cinch! The holidays are a perfect opportunity to support local because there’s nothing cooler than hometown and handmade. Gift giving is an art, and the local makers and purveyors in […]

LOCAL LILY LOOK AHEAD {FALL} DRINKS, DINES & GOOD TIMES

This time of year the sun over the Sonoran desert cuts our days short, and I can’t help but succumb to the psychological rush of the holidays. This season I am stopping to smell the cinnamon pine cones – Who doesn’t love that burn, lol? First up is 3rd […]

Local Lily Look Ahead {February} Drinks, Dines & Good Times

While everybody else is all “cupid, hearts, chocolate, Valentines”…I’m all “Flea markets, beer, cactus, cocktails, food trucks and more beer.”  Boozing festivals abound in February, so be sure to buy a box of sweets for your designated driver because it’s gonna […]

Local Lily Look Ahead {More January} Drinks, Dines & Good Times

    I can hardly believe I’m planning for February already. You’ll want to purchase tickets (and possibly book sitter) if you’re looking to attend events like the  Chocolate & Wine Experience and upcoming Arizona Beer Week.  Personally, I am spending every possible minute […]

Holiday Happenings in Downtown Tempe

Downtown Tempe is a hub for entertainment, food, drink and lively atmosphere. Mill Ave. has become home to some of the Valley’s hottest restaurants and plays host to a ton of can’t miss annual events. During the holidays there are a […]