Friday, September 16

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Arizona Restaurant Week begins today!

Today kicks off Arizona Restaurant Week, where local participating restaurants encourage diners to get outside their own neighborhoods and try something new. This statewide affair offers foodies a wealth of dining opportunities...from sizzling Southwestern and soothing comfort foods to five-star dining and international fare. This year, Posh is participating, known for its "improvisational cuisine," we check out what they'll offer. It's all on the table during Arizona Restaurant Week. So prepare your taste buds and dig in! 

For more information visit: www.arizonarestaurantweek.com

Arizona Restaurant Week September 16 thru 25th 
Arizona Restaurant Association
4250 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Ste. 350
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
602-307-9134

Junk in the Trunk begins tonight & offers scholarship

Junk in the Trunk begins tonight at Westworld, where you can create the perfect vintage styled room, or party. The gals who started this vintage market are celebrating their 5th anniversary. Also, a portion of proceeds from ticket sales to Friday night's event will go to a scholarship fund for a young Phoenix woman aiming to be the first college graduate in her family. 

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market is held at West World, 16601 North Pima Road in Scottsdale. The Friday night shopping VIP event will be on September 16, 2016 from 5:00-9:00pm. Tickets at the door Friday night are $65.00, and include early entry on Saturday, general admission all weekend, reusable bag, drink ticket, and first dibs on the best junk! General admission is Saturday and Sunday, September 17th & 18th, 2016, from 9:00am to 4:00pm, tickets are $8.00 and only available at the door. Kids 12 and under are free. Members of the U.S. military, who present ID, will get $1.00 off. Those wearing official Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market apparel will get $1.00 off general admission. West World charges $5.00 per car for parking. 

A portion of ticket sales from the Friday night shopping VIP event will be donated directly to The Shine Project to benefit Jasmine Nolan. 

The non-profit The Shine Project employs inner city Phoenix youth to help make fashion accessories and fund college scholarships. Ashley LeMieux founded the organization after serving as an aid in an inner-city high school and noticing the need for better access to higher education.

For more information on The Shine Project visit: http://www.theshineproject.com/

For more information on Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market, a detailed list of featured vendors and additional information visit www.junkinthetrunkvintagemarket.com.

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market inspires creativity by curating spaces to embrace a vintage lifestyle.

Top Off Road Racers take the field at Wild Horse Pass

The Lucas Oil Off Road 911 Memorial Race begins today, Sept 16th and 17th. All veterans, police, firefighters and civil service get in FREE. Free Monster Truck Rides with donation. Fireworks Display at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. Proceeds benefit the Arizona Fallen Firefighters, and see some of the top Off Road racers in the country. 

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series general admission tickets for the Wild Horse Pass event are $25 per day or $50 for the weekend, if purchased on-line at www.lucasoiloffroad.com before October 20th or $30 per day and $60 for the weekend, if purchased at the track.

12 & Under Free
Gates Open to the Public at 4pm

Orders purchased online will be available for will call pickup at the front gate ticket trailer at the venue.

Parking:
$10 General Admission
$20 VIP

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park
20000 S Maricopa Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226
1-10 & Wild Horse Pass Blvd, Wes to Maricopa Rd. 

Oktoberfest begins this weekend at the Brat Haus 

Expect great food, good friends and fall festivities Saturday, Sept 17th as the Brat Haus celebrates Oktoberfest. It's a celebration of Bavarian culture that'll feature a bounty of good time. Admission is $8 online and $10 at the door. Anyone dressed in lederhosen or dirndl will be admitted free. For more info: www.brathausaz.com 

Brat Haus is located at 3622 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. Be sure to give them a "like" on Facebook at www.facebook.com/brathausaz or visit www.brathausaz.com for more details.   

House of Stairs

Phoenix-based band; House of Stairs, progressive pop soul will be performing at The Nash, jazz venue, downtown phoenix; Friday, Sept 16, at 7:30pm. Special show features 4-piece horn section.
Tickets are $15 adults, $8 students.
    
Follow on Facebook, Instagram and www.houseofstairsmusic.com, music available on iTunes and Spotify

Tickets sold at the door or online at www.thenash.org

The Nash 
110 E Roosevelt St. 
Phoenix, AZ 85004
(602) 795-0464

Rockabelly Truck

One of the biggest food trends in recent years the rising popularity of food trucks is going from local street corner to national spotlight during a cross-country recipe competition featuring 50 food trucks, including local truck Rockabelly, who will battle it out to create America's best breakfast recipe! 

Thomas' Breakfast Battle is a nationwide competition that includes 50 food trucks from around the county.
    
Viewers and fans can vote for Rockabelly and their creation at ThomasBreakfastBattle.com the week of September 12th until September 18th at 7 p.m. to help ensure they make it to the next round in this 5-week competition! 

For more information on Rockabelly visit:
http://www.rockabellytruck.com/