HOTLINE: Thursday, Aug. 25

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MDA Lock-up  
To make a donation to MDA or find out more about the telethon, visit

Garden Guy -- End of Summer Planting
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Steve-O -- Performing at Stand-Up Live
Stand Up Live is located at 50 W. Jefferson St., Level 2, Phoenix, in the CityScape Center next to Lucky Strike. For more information, call 480-719-6100 or visit

Chinese Food 
For the latest dining and culinary news, visit China Chili is located at 302 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85012. For more information, call 602-266-4463 or visit Iron Chef is located at 23706 S. Power Road, Queen Creek, AZ 85242. For more information, call 480-840-3383 or visit Jade Palace is located at 9160 E. Shea Blvd., Suite 101, Scottsdale, AZ 85260. For more information, call 480-391-0607 or visit Wahsun is located at 8056 N. 19th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85073. For more information, call 602-995-4606. Super Dragon is located at 1212 E. Northern Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85020. For more information, call 602-997-1685.

Santa Claus Vacations in Sedona
Kids and adults will have an opportunity to share their Christmas wishlist with Santa on Saturday, Aug. 27, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., at Sedona's Talk of the Town located in Uptown Sedona in the Sinagua Plaza, 320 N. Hwy 89A. For more information, call 928-282-8728 or go to

Coronado Vineyards 5th Annual Grape Stomp
The Coronadl Vineyards 5th Annual Grape Stomp kicks off at 10 a.m. on both Aug. 27 and Aug. 28. The cost is $10 and includes a souvenir wine glass. Kids are allowed to stomp as well. Stomping ends at 2 p.m., but there will be a special dinner from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. each day. The Coronado Vineyards is located at 2909 E. Country Club Drive in Wilcox. For more information call 520-384-2993 or go to

Red Bull King of the Rock Qualifier
Sixty-four of Phoenix's best one-on-one basketball players will be fighting to make it to the finals at Alcatraz. The competition starts at 6 p.m. at the ASU Recreation Complex, 400 E. Apache Blvd., in Tempe. For more information, go to

Phoenix Suns Solar Squad Auditions
The Phoenix Suns Solar Squad will hold auditions Saturday, Aug. 27, at 3 p.m., at the US Airways Center, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix. For more information, go to

Phoenix Suns "Operation Orange" at McDowell Mountain Ranch Aquatic Center
Suns fans are invited to spend the afternoon cooling off at McDowell Mountain Ranch Aquatic Center Saturday, Aug. 27, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. The center is located at 155245 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy. in Scottsdale. For more information, call 480-312-6677 or go to

AZ Cardinals vs. San Diego Chargers
The Arizona Cardinals host the San Diego Chargers Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m., at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. For more information, go to

9 p.m. EXTRA: College Germs
For more information call 480-466-3850 or visit OneShot Global.