Friday Sept 25Posted: Updated:
GMAZ Links Sept. 25
Food truck challenge event to benefit the Leukemia Lympoma Society
On September 1 several prominent Valley landmarks and businesses Turned Red to kick off Blood Cancer Awareness Month. CityScape, Talking Stick Resort Arena, Legends Entertainment District, Comerica Theatre, Top Golf Scottsdale & Gilbert, the City of Gilbert Splash Pad at the Water Tower and Queen Creek Olive Mill turned their lights on at dusk shining a bright red to support this cause in collaboration with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Arizona Chapter.
In addition to the kick-off many other events are taking place to support Blood Cancer Awareness Month including the Food Truck Challenge this Friday, September 25 from 5:30pm-8:30pm at Gilbert Food Truck Court (385 N. Gilbert Rd). A $1 donation to LLS will buy you a vote for your favorite food truck and there is no limit. Food Trucks will either donate a portion of their evening's proceeds, gift cards, or a flat donation to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society.
The Leukemia Lymphoma Society Arizona Chapter
Food Truck Challenge
Friday, September 25
Gilbert Food Truck Food Court
385 N Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, Arizona 85233
Arizona Off road & Sand Expo
If you are an off-road fanatic, or just a guy in general, you'll love this...the Off-Road & Sand Expo is landing in the Valley at Westworld for a 3-day show beginning today, Friday Sept 25th. One of the coolest things you'll see at this event is the official 'Tonka' Off-Road Trophy Truck. Over 200 vendors in the realm of anything off road, motorcycle, ATV racing, adventure and outdoor fun will tantalize your senses. This Expo has a track record of being the largest off-road show in Arizona. It also features a huge RV show with million dollar RV's. Yamaha will be unveiling it's new YXB side-by-side UTV, a first for Arizona.
Arizona Off-Road And Sand Expo
Westworld of Scottsdale
September 25, 26, 27, 2015
For more information about the 2015 Arizona Off-Road & Sand Expo, please visit our website or social media outlets. We hope to see you all this September!
Arizona Off-Road & Sand Expo
Arizona RV & Trailer Expo
After Hours Events
Create AZ Arizona Center
A new exhibit called CREATE opens at the Arizona Science Center, allowing kids to get interactive and learn to create with 3D printing, sewing and wood-working. Kids can tour through the exhibit, watch demo's and then, for an additional fee, kids can create a PVC marshmallow shooter. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony with Mayor Stanton on Sat 26th at 10am.
Participating Organizations and Individuals:
Cerberus 3D Printers, Steve Graber
Universal Laser Systems, CREATE Grand Opening GI Tags for Giveaways
Pop Goes the Classroom
ASU Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives
Kevin Caron Studios
Carl Hayden Falcon Robotics
Westlake Reed Leskosky
Southwest Maker Fest
Rocky Mountain Tech includes a robot playing jenga
Whole Foods Market
For more information:
Arizona Science Center
600 E Washington St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Washington & 5th Street
Fiesta Bowl tickets are going on sale now! The Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale is Friday January 1st at 11am as two of the best teams in college football will square off this New Year's Day. And, while it's too early to know which teams they'll be, it's not too early to know that the best Fiesta Bowl 2016 Tickets are gonna sell out fast! The best tickets are sure to go fast, so snag your set, and catch the 2016 Fiesta Bowl live in person! We found ticket prices from $110 to $594/per person.
For more information on buying tickets for either game, fans are encouraged to visit WWW.fiestabowl.org/tickets or call 480-350-0911.
Wet"n" Wild/ St. Mary's Food Bank
Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix (www.wetnwildphoenix.com), is partnering with St. Mary's Food Bank to help support local families in need. Guests that bring one box of cereal will get 50% off admission on Saturday, September 26 or Sunday, September 27. The Cereal Drive is in part of National Better Breakfast Month and the Food Bank's efforts to help local children and families get a good start to their day through the food they need.
For more information:
4243 W. Pinnacle Peak Road
Glendale, AZ 85310