HOTLINE: Friday, July 18

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WNBA Fan Fest

As host of the Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2014 game, the Phoenix Mercury invites Valley residents and visitors to attend All-Star Fan Fest. Fans in attendance will enjoy appearances from Mercury and Suns entertainers, performances by live local bands, and special giveaways throughout the evening. The Fan Fest will feature family-friendly activities. The event is free and open to the public.
All-Star Fan Fest
CityScape (Central Ave. between Jefferson St. and Washington St.)
1 E. Washington St. 
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Big Surf New Zip Line
Mauna Kea Zip Line - Big Surf Waterpark, which features Waikiki Beach, the world's first ever wave pool, now offers guests its newest attraction - the Mauna Kea Zip Line.  The zip line begins high above the southwest corner of the wave pool and travels across it to a landing on the northwest corner.  To celebrate their 45th Anniversary, Big Surf Waterpark is offering a new promotion, 4 for $45 tickets  Additional guests beyond four can purchase passes for only $11.25. The promotion is available every day of the week and is good throughout each day. 
It's beer, it's wine, it's fantastic! Now, using the base reserved from their original collaboration, 
SanTan Brewing will introduce two new oak aged specialty hybrid brews. Both of these delicious aged beers are set to be tapped on July 19, 2014 at the Arizona Craft Brewer's Guild event, Real, Wild & Woody. 
Christmas in July
"Step Back in Time" as Historic Downtown Glendale and Catlin Court celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas on Saturday, July 19 for the city's 8th annual Christmas in July celebration. Visitors will enjoy a fun-filled day of holiday crafts, sweet treats and exclusive deals from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Old Towne and Catlin Court, as well as an opportunity to donate to a summer food drive.  Get your shopping for gifts and decorations completed early and avoid the rush! Christmas cheer begins at:
Glendale Visitor Center
5800 W. Glenn Drive, #140
Glendale, AZ
Foot Screening
FREE Family Foot Screening -bring the kids, parents and grandparents! No purchase necessary! All participants get a free wristband for one hour of all-access jumping to be used the same day as event! 
Hosted by Gramedica, makers of HyProCure and AZ Podiatric Medical Association
FREE family event is on Saturday, July 19 - 10 am to 2pm only
Jumpstreet Glendale
5665 W. Bell Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85308 
Jumpstreet Chandler
455 E. Warner Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85225 
Garden Show
The Maricopa County Home and Garden Show, the largest locally produced home show, is returning to the valley July 18-20 at the University of Phoenix Stadium. The show provides a wide variety of design ideas, techniques and seminars for your home improvement needs all under one roof! Admission is $5 daily for adults, kids ages 3-12 are $2. Children 2 and under are free. Free on-site parking is available. 
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
University of Phoenix Stadium 
1 Cardinals Dr
Glendale, AZ 85305
Reptile Rally
On Saturday, July 19, 2014, children ages 10 and up will have the opportunity to attend Petco's fifth annual "Reptile Rally" event. This year's free, family-friendly event will take place from 1-3 p.m. at Petco stores nationwide. Those who attend can participate in Meet & Greets, where families can interact with friendly reptiles.
Michael McDonald
Michael McDonald, Comedian
July 18-20
Tickets: $20/ FRI: 7:30pm & 10:00pm; SAT: 7:00pm & 10:00pm; SUN: 7:00pm
Tempe Improv
930 E University Dr
Tempe, AZ 85281 
Uber Ice Cream
On Friday, July 18th, Phoenix users will have the chance to request ice cream on-demand for a delicious treat and a whimsical experience. Plus, UberPHX will be donating 10% of all Uber Ice Cream proceeds in PHX to the Phoenix Children's Hospital.
Download the Uber app for iPhone or Android:
- Request the "Ice Cream" option via your app
- For $30, you get 5 pieces of ice cream + Uber swag delivered to your door.  
- And 10% of all Ice Cream proceeds in PHX will be donated to the Phoenix Children's Hospital
- On-Demand #UberIceCream will be on the road from 11 AM to 5 PM on Friday, July 18th
- Demand for Uber Ice Cream will be very high and availability very limited.
It may take multiple tries but we'll be working all day to deliver as much ice cream as possible. No cash required! Your ice creams will be charged directly to your Uber account!