NEW Why Arizona Weekly!
We’re highlighting what’s going on in Arizona this week!
👇 Here’s what’s going on…
0:24 – Sports in Arizona
1:05 – Things To Do
2:28 – Fourth of July Activities
3:20 – Festivals
5:07 – Movies + What’s New to Netflix
8:38 – Concerts + Comedy Shows
- D-Backs: (Friday – Sunday) Giants are coming into town, (Monday – Wednesday) St. Louis Cardinals are coming into town
- Phoenix Rising – Friday, June 29 vs. Orange County Soccer Club, It’s also $1 beer night and free shirts for black out night!
Things To Do
- Bodies Revealed Exhibit – Odyssey in the Dessert – $20 per person, and is kicking off from the 26th and goes through May. 200+ Bodies
- Suds and Slides – Saturday the 30th at the Riverview Park in Mesa, giant inflatable water slides, tug of war, a dunk tank, three-legged race, giant pillow toss, mini golf, beer pong, life sized Foosball, and a live action hungry hippos game. $15 online, $20 at the park, $50 4 pack
- 4th of Zooly at the Phoenix Zoo – Check out the website for pricing but you have to register ahead of time. There will be BBQ, activities, and a Fireworks show included.
- Fireworks shows at parks, EVERYWHERE! Steele Indian School Park, Fountain Park, Goodyear Ballpark, Tumbleweed Park, Tempe Beach Park, Peoria Sports Complex, Veterans Park, and Westgate.
- 131st Annual Prescott Frontier Days & World’s Oldest Rodeo – Prescott Rodeo Grounds, Arizona’s largest rodeo parade, kiddie parade, arts & crafts show, food, rodeo dances.
- 85th Annual Hopi Festival of Arts & Culture, Sat & Sun (30-1), in Flagstaff, AZ. Hopi social dances, taste traditional foods, walk the nature trail with a guide of native plants & their uses, learn about the Hopi values of humility, cooperation, respect, land and earth stewardship.
- 17th Annual Flagstaff Folk Festival – Sat & Sun (30-1), in Flagstaff, AZ. 150 acts on five stages, from 10 AM to 6 PM both days. Admission for the festival is $5/person & $15/family per day.
- Brit Floyd @ Comerica Theater
- Passafire w/ Mind Upside @ Crescent Ballroom
- Borgore w/ BONNIE X CLYDE @ The Pool at Talking Stick Resort
- The Black Dahlia Murder w/ Whitechapel @ The Pressroom
- The Mighty Mighty Bosstones w/ Los Kung Fu Monkeys, Buster Shuffle @ The Van Buren
- Preacher Lawson @ StandUpLive Thursday- Saturday
- Ramon Rivas @ StandUpLive Sunday
- Jermaine Fowler @ Tempe Improv Friday- Sunday
- Michael Carbonaro @ The Showroom at Talking Stick Resort Friday
- Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour @ Talking Stick Resort Arena Sunday
- Sicario: Day of Soldado – The drug war on the US-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro. Starring Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin
- Uncle Drew – After entering the Rucker Classic street ball tournament in Harlem, Dax, Desperate to win the tournament and the cash prize, stumbles upon the man, the myth, the legend UNCLE DREW (Kyrie Irving) and convinces him to return to the court one more time. The two men embark on a road trip to round up Drew’s old basketball squad (Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber, Reggie Miller, Nate Robinson, and Lisa Leslie)
- Leave No Trace – A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living in an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever. Starring Ben Foster and Thomasin McKenzie, who plays the daughter and people are saying she was absolutely fantastic.
- Three Identical Strangers -In 1980, three complete strangers accidentally discover that they are identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds’ joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but it also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives – and could transform our understanding of human nature forever.
- Woman Walks Ahead – Catherine Weldon, a portrait painter from 1890s Brooklyn, travels to Dakota to paint a portrait of Sitting Bull and becomes embroiled in the Lakota peoples’ struggle over the rights to their land. Starring Jessica Chastain and Sam Rockwell
June 29th –
- *Churchill’s Secret Agents: The New Recruits
- GLOW: Season 2
- Harvey Street Kids
- Kiss Me First
- Nailed It!: Season 2
- Paquita Salas: Season 2
- Recovery Boys
- Fate/EXTRA Last Encore: Oblitus Copernican Theory
What is the throwback movie at Harkins on Tuesday night?
- TOP GUN!