Category Archives: THINGS TO DO

HOMETOWN HOLIDAY: FANTASY OF LIGHTS PARADE

And just like we’re counting down the days to the holidays…The weather couldn’t be more perfect and there are a million ways to make the most to it. From day drinking at my favorite roof top bars, to food fests and live music – […]

DAMN GOOD DATE IDEAS {FOR FALL}

  Cuffing season is in full swing – impress your sweetheart so they will keep you around…at least until St. Patrick’s Day. Camelback Market at Vincent’s Now – early May Bring cash and arrive early to stake your claim to a private shaded table at […]

10/29 – 6th Street Market – Pups, Pics, and Pins!

Join us for the 10/29 6th Street Market as we partner with Downtown Tempe, Stella the Airstream, and Lost Our Home Pet Foundation – don’t miss this unique opportunity to blend puppies, pictures and pins! Here’s how it works: + Come to the 6th Street Market on […]

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 […]

COOL STUFF TO DO WITH THE FAM – Fall Edition

Just in time for all Hallows’ Eve, treat your fam to fun (and maybe a little fright) in celebration of the fall season. Enchanted Trail / Sendero Encantado Friday, October 20 – Saturday, October 21 Enchanted Trail is a bilingual […]

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

It ain’t all bad… If you’re a margarita glass half-full kinda person, then at least you know that the heat and humidity probably won’t get much worse until it starts to get better – and that’s only about 6 more weeks. Besides, there’s […]

Damn Good Date Ideas for Summer

  Planning the perfect date during mild months can prove tricky, and things only get worse when the weather warms to 100+ degrees. But don’t despair, there is still plenty of cool stuff do with your boo. From cult classic […]

Stick to Where the Sun Don’t Shine

When all else fails, go underground. The Valley is peppered with cold speakeasies and dark hole-in-the-wall spots offering tall, icy drinks and respite from the summer sun. Here are a few places where we seek seasonal salvation…   Rokerij in Arcadia /Phoenix […]

Spring Tempe Festival of the Arts

This weekend Downtown Tempe welcomes back the annual Spring Festival of the Arts for its 40th year. Personally, I’m due for a day of sunshine, live music, street entertainers and shopping artist booths from all over. I’m told this year there will be over 300 artists filling Mill […]

The Cocktail Society: Friday, April 7

Get your tickets for an event you will not want to miss…The Cocktail Society is invading the Scottsdale Performing Arts Center (7380 E. 2nd St. Scottsdale, AZ) on Friday, April 7th from 7-11 p.m. The best party you’ve never been too, […]