Friday, October 21

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Paul's Carwash to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters 

It's the 9th year for Paul's Carwash, partnered with 95.1 The Oasis, and you can join the crew of CBS and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona to wash cars and collect donations! Participate by bringing your car down. Beginning today, CBS-5 Meteorologist Paul Horton will live in an RV at Desert Ridge Marketplace for the entire week, as he prepares to wash upwards of 2,000 cars to raise money and awareness for Big Brothers Big Sisters. It's a fun community event featuring music, mini horses, drill team entertainment and more. Last year Mayor Greg Stanton kicked things off as Dan Majerle, Grumpy Cat, Tom Chambers, Alice Cooper, and Luis Gonzales all drove their cars through. 

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Phoenix Sky Harbor's Terminal 3 gets a Facelift 

The media received a first look this morning, behind the construction wall, of the first phase of the newly-modernized Terminal 3. This tour, with Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, is the first sneak peek of the transformation. Airport officials say the $590 million dollar changes will be dramatic, and will enhance the traveler's experience by making security checkpoints more efficient. The makeover also includes amenities such as, new food venues, seating, retail, additional ticket counters and more. 

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Celebrate a fall tradition at Desert Botanical Gardens 

Families can enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch, attempt the hay bale maze, and meet adorable farm animals at The Great Pumpkin Festival.

Great Pumpkin Festival at the Desert Botanical Garden happening Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Free with the price of admission.

Guests can take the hayride to the pumpkin patch and each kid under 12 gets to pick a pumpkin to take home.
In addition, we have pony rides and farm animals, go through the hay bale maze, see master pumpkin carvers in action and play carnival games.

Be sure to visit the Community Garden to see how you can grow your own pumpkin and vegetables.
For more information: for all the details and pricing.

Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix. 

"Stuff the Bus" at new Assistance League East Valley Thrift Shop 

We join dozens of volunteers and the Chandler Fire Department as they "Stuff the Bus" full of new sweatshirts, socks and tennis shoes. It's all to benefit Assistance League East Valley, and their new thrift shop which opens today. You can participate with "Stuff the Bus" now, until 1:00 p.m. The new thrift shop was made possible by local entrepreneur Michael Pollack, owner of Pollack Investments. 

For more information:

Assistance League East Valley Thrift Store 
Address: 2326 N. Alma School Rd. in Chandler
Cross Streets: Alma School and Warner Rd. (northwest corner of the intersection)

Massive burrito made with 30 ingredients to celebrate 30th birthday
Someburro's is celebrating 30 years in the valley, and to help kick off their birthday, we're helping them make one massive burrito, filled with 30 different ingredients.  Also, Someburros has selected menu items fans have come to know and love, and each will be available at a special, one-day-only price beginning Oct 24th through Oct 29th. This will take place at all six Someburros locations on some of their most craveable dishes, such as $1 margaritas, $2 tacos, $2.50 burros and free churros. 

Daily Deals for 30 Years
Someburros has selected menu items fans have come to know and love, and look forward to over the years, and each will be available at a special, one-day-only price.  

Monday, October 24th - $6 Pollo Fundido
Perhaps Someburros most iconic dish, the Pollo Fundido has been a fan favorite since day one, featuring marinated chicken wrapped in a flour tortilla, then deep fried and topped with jalapeno cream cheese. (Regularly $8.50)

Tuesday, October 25th - $2 Taco Tuesday
Introduced as part of the 30th year, Someburros year-long $2 #TacoTuesday deal is in full swing with slashed prices on shredded beef, shredded chicken and ground beef and potato tacos all day. (Regularly $2.95)

Wednesday, October 26th - $1 Margs
Stop in Wednesday for $1 frozen strawberry or lime margaritas. (Regularly $4.50, limit two per person)
Thursday, October 27th - #TBT $2.50 Bean & Cheese Burros
#ThrowbackThursday! Get a taste of prices past by scoring a $2.50 Bean & Cheese Burro  the first item ever sold at Someburros! (Regularly $3.50)

Friday, October 28th - Free Churro with any combo or specialty purchase
Order any Someburros specialty or combo and get a free churro to satisfy the sweet tooth. (Regularly $1.25)
Saturday, October 29th - Someburros 30th Fiesta!

Stop in and celebrate Someburros official 30th anniversary at all locations! Free dessert, gift card giveaways, piñatas and more are in store throughout the day, plus live Mariachi band entertainment from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at all locations. (Free dessert while supplies last)

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Biopic tells story of 1st Columbine student killed

Two decades after the Columbine school shooting, a new film called, "I'm Not Ashamed" opens today, nationwide, in theatres. It's about the inspiring true story of Rachel Joy Scott, the first of 13 people (twelve students and one teacher) killed at the school on April 20, 1999. Rachel was killed shortly after telling one of the killers that she believed in God. We speak to actress Sadie Robertson, of Duck Dynasty, who's starring in the film, along with Rachel's mother, Beth Nimmo. 

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Tour the world through tacos in Valley's newest food truck

International Truck of Tacos, the newest food truck on the scene, is featuring taco's true to their region and origin. Ever wonder what a Vietnamese or Cuban style taco would taste like? They've got you covered. You also won't find anything deep fried here. Everything is fresh and grilled to order, with locally grown ingredients. Also, at AZ Tacofest, International Truck of Tacos won overall Grand Champion for best restaurant and food truck!  

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Fall Denim Trends with NYDJ 

Break out the boyfriend and the skinny black jeans - because they're hot for fall. NYDJ in Scottsdale shows us these styles and their new denim technology - future fit and uplift. 

For more information, visit:

NYDJ at Scottsdale Fashion Square
(Level 1, by Macy's)
7014 East Camelback Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Store Phone: 855-891-0241

Esteban and Teresa kick off Hyatt's 30th anniversary 

World-famous flamenco guitarist, Esteban, will be performing with his full band, including daughter Teresa Joy, on violin, for one night at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch. Esteban and Teresa will kick off the resort's 30th anniversary tomorrow, Saturday Oct 22nd, which begins the resorts special concert series. 

-For tickets to this special evening of music, visit or call
(949)360-7800. Tickets from $40 - $115.

-Special Esteban Room Rate for that evening may be booked at

-Dinner Reservations may be made by calling (480)483-5549. Restaurant dining requires a
reservation. Two Seating’s 5PM and 7PM.

Alto ristorante e bar will offer a pre-fixe 3 course option as well as its regular menu for
those not attending the concert.
SWB, a southwest bistro will feature a dinner buffet showcasing the "Taste of the
Southwest." A limited menu will be available to
those not wanting the buffet.

-Parking Advance Sale pricing for self-parking, visit

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Downtown Gallery Celebrates with One of a Kind Halloween and Dia de Muertos Event

Art, music, costumes and a hair runway show merge under the stars during an evening of creativity and culture with a Dia de Muertos art show and auction at Luna Culture Lab to benefit ASU students.

10 local artists who have transformed a plain calavera (skull) into a piece of artwork to be auctioned off to benefit the Los Diablos scholarship fund. Established in 1984, Los Diablos is a non-profit organization committed to academic scholarship and community service. It is the official Latino chapter of the ASU Alumni Association and an affiliate of the ASU Foundation. For nearly 30 years, Los Diablos has been raising funds to provide financial assistance and support to outstanding Arizona residents who attend ASU. Approximately 2,000 scholarships have been awarded to date, with a value of over $3 million dollars.

This year, Luna Culture Lab have partnered with four hair salons and barbershops to host a hair runway show that will include 20 looks with models styled in Halloween and Dia de Muertos inspired looks. This year's participants includes Rochelle's Salon and Spa, Junior's Barber Parlor, Le'Hair Salon and Regina Valenzuela Mua.

Tickets start at $10 for general admission and $20 for VIP. To purchase tickets please visit This is a 21 and over event.

Friday, October 21 from 8pm-1am

For more information, visit:

Luna Culture Lab
803 E. Washington St.
(602) 354-3430
Phoenix AZ 85034

The historic Celebrity Theatre is pleased to present KIDZ BOP "Life of the Party" tour.

Happy birthday, KIDZ BOP! The #1 kids' music brand is taking its 15th birthday celebration on the road with the all-new "Life of the Party" tour. The brand new live show features the biggest pop songs of the year, awesome new dance moves, and more fun surprises from the KIDZ BOP kids: Matt, Sela, Grant and Ashlynn. 

KIDZ BOP has created the #1 music brand for kids, selling more than 15,000,000 albums. Since 2001, families have welcomed KIDZ BOP into their homes and cars, making KIDZ BOP a fun and safe part of their daily lives. KIDZ BOP is proud to be a part of kids' music "firsts." For millions of kids each year, KIDZ BOP is their first introduction to pop music, and for tens of thousands of kids, the KIDZ BOP live tour is their first concert experience.

KIDZ BOP believes there's a little pop star in every kid, and the "Life of the Party" tour is the ultimate pop star experience that's perfect for all ages.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets ($10, $20, $25, $30 and $55) go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 25th at Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., in Phoenix, or online at To charge by phone, call 602-267-1600 ext. 1. All tickets are subject to facility and ticketing surcharges. All ages welcome.