Saturday, October 4

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Irish Festival Brittney was out at The 8th Annual Arizona Irish Festival, going on at Margaret Hance Park and the Irish Cultural Center at 1106 N. Central Ave in Phoenix. For more information call (602) 308-4601.

Arts Calendar A comprehensive calendar of the Greater Phoenix region's theater, music, dance, exhibits, festivals and more can be found at , along with a Ticket Marketplace that sells last-minute discount tickets and other special offers for events throughout the Valley. ShowUp.com is a project of the non-profit Alliance for Audience.

Garden Guy Garden Guy Dave Owens' book, "Extreme Gardening," is sold at Walgreen's, Changing Hands Bookstore, Borders Books, Barnes & Noble and Southwest Gardener located at 15th Avenue and Thomas Road. Be sure to read his latest column in the Cooking & Home section, too. The Garden Guy Store is located at 520 W. Warner. Contact him at gardenguy@gardenguy.com, or visit .

Akard Fitness Akard Fitness Studio is located at 4328 N Wells Fargo Avenue, Suite 4 in Scottsdale. Call 480-941-0211 to make an appointment or visit .

Stadium Shootout Stadium Shootout, the First Ever Basketball event at the University of Phoenix Stadium, is going on December 20, 2008. Featured games will be Louisville vs. Minnesota & ASU vs. BYU. For more information visit . Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com.

AAA To learn more about any of the fall drive destinations mentioned today, contact AAA Arizona at , or call the US Forest Service Fall Color Hotline: 1.800.354.4595.

Phoenix Music Awards Phoenix Music Awards, LLC is located at 26434 N 85th Dr. in Peoria. You can contact them at 623-266-6012, or visit . The Phoenix Music Awards kicks off this year with the gala awards tonight at Skye in Peoria, featuring a red carpet VIP entrance at 7 p.m.

Smart shopping Smart shopping tips from Kim Danger (Dang-er) can be found at .

Chipotle Chipotle Mexican Grill's new Mill Ave/ASU location is at 1038 S. Mill Ave. in Tempe. You can call them at 480-273-8800, send a fax to 480-736-2502, or visit for more information.