Roosevelt Row

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    September 25, 2014
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    September 19, 2014

    Roosevelt Row's Chile Pepper Festival 2014: Nominate A Chile Pepper Champion

    Roosevelt Row will be heating up next weekend when the third annual Roosevelt Row Chile Pepper Festival goes down. The spicy event will take place on Saturday, September 27 at the A.R.T.S. Market from 5 to 11 p.m. In addition to naming a best chile pepper dish during the event, Roosevelt Row will ... More >>

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    August 14, 2014
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    April 1, 2014

    The Local Brings Upscale Fare and Casual Dining to Phoenix

    The Local has been a buzz topic around the downtown dining scene for the past few months and the wait to try it out is finally over-- kind of. While the hours aren't officially set and the restaurant was closed yesterday, publicist Ty Largo says the restaurant plans to be open for a "soft dinner" to ... More >>

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    November 28, 2013
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    October 16, 2013

    Taste of the Trucks 2013: Here's the Final Lineup for RoRo's Two-Day Event on October 26 and 27

    After a two-year break from hosting food truck fests, Roosevelt Row and the Phoenix Street Food Coalition are back with Taste of the Trucks, a two-day food truck fest. On Saturday, October 26, and Sunday, October 27, they're bringing 50 trucks downtown for an event with live music and a beer and win ... More >>

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    May 16, 2013
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    March 28, 2013
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    November 8, 2012
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    November 1, 2012
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    October 29, 2012

    Tammie Coe Makes Eyeball Cupcakes

    Forks up, Phoenix! Chow Bella and Roosevelt Row present the third annual Pie Social Saturday, November 3rd, from 2 to 6 p.m. on Roosevelt Row in downtown Phoenix. We've got an all-star line up of bakers making pies for you to taste, and from now til Pie Social, we'll introduce them to you, one by on ... More >>

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    September 24, 2012

    First-Ever Chile Pepper Festival on Roosevelt Row Promises to Bring the Heat

    The First Annual Chile Pepper Festival is upon us, people. September 29, this coming Saturday, Roosevelt Row will celebrate the beloved chile in all forms roast, dried, cooked and fried. And in case you were more or less hesitant about attending an event that would undoubtedly leave a fire in your m ... More >>

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    September 18, 2012

    The Celebrity Baker Lineup for Pie Social 2012 (So Far) and Get Excited for a Croquet Tournament

    Ready to pie one on, Phoenix? Today we're announcing our line-up of celebrity bakers for Pie Social 2012, to be held Saturday, November 3, 2 to 6 pm on Roosevelt Row. See also: Pie Social in Photos, 2010 See also: Pie Social in Photos, 2011 We've got more news, too. In an effort to help you burn ... More >>

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    March 1, 2012
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    February 8, 2012

    Club Candids: The Lost Leaf

    The Roosevelt Row district sees some of its heaviest foot traffic during the First Friday artwalk. When the weather is nice, it can be next to impossible to get into some of the more packed galleries. Things slow down a little bit around 10 o'clock as galleries and exhibitors begin closing their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    10 Favorite Galleries in Metro Phoenix

    ​There are plenty of reasons to check out local artwork beyond it being one of the designated "days" our community has become so fond of. First Friday, Third Friday, Final Friday, Third Thursday, Second Saturday -- just leave the house already. Dozens of great places open their doors to cool ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Blackberry Turnover with Chocolate Chili Soup at Centurion

    On the menu now at Centurion is a Blackberry Turnover with Chocolate Chili Soup. This classic turnover falls right in line with the overall atmosphere that Centurion offers: cozy and relaxing. The soup, more like a drinking chocolate, had nicely balanced flavors.

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    November 10, 2011
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    October 13, 2011
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    October 6, 2011
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    September 7, 2011

    Pie Social 2011: Who's in the Final Celebrity Baker Line-Up?

    ​Hey Phoenix, are you ready for pie? Roosevelt Row and Chow Bella are pleased to announce the line-up for this year's celebrity pie contest -- part of 2011's Pie Social, Saturday, November 12 on Roosevelt Row in downtown Phoenix. If you don't bake in a commercial kitchen (and even if you d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    This Week In Chow Bella

    Another week has come and gone leaving us to ponder the upcoming events that will shape our lives and, more importantly, our dinners out. But before we move on, let's have one last look at the blog posts from this week. Sweet Meat Desserts: So Beautiful, So Bloody, So Bucket of Animal Grease Five ... More >>

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    August 11, 2011

    Bakers Wanted for the Second Annual Pie Social on Roosevelt Row

    ​Like a pie in the face, it hit us. It's time to start planning the Second Annual Pie Social, brought to you by Roosevelt Row and Chow Bella. We had such a good time at last year's pie tasting event -- featuring the culinary masterpieces of celebrity chefs and community members alike ... More >>

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    July 21, 2011
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    March 23, 2011

    Roosevelt Row's A.R.T.S. Markets Bring Food to First and Third Fridays

    photo by Claire LawtonStreet food, Short Leash Hot Dog style. ​If you're hungry between gallery shows on any given First or Third Friday on Roosevelt Row, be sure to check out the empty lot-turned-market that'll debut April 1. (Not a fool's day joke, we promise.) A.R.T.S. Market, is part of Roosev ... More >>

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    January 13, 2011
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    November 11, 2010

    Fork You

    Grub on sweets for a good cause

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    October 29, 2010

    New Downtown: Jobot Coffee Shop

    ​Today was a beautiful day for a latte, so I stopped by two-week-old Jobot Coffee Shop (918 N. 5th St.), which took over the old HoodRide space next to Made Boutique on Roosevelt Row. The coffee, a custom roast by local fave Cartel, was delicious, and the breeze blowing through the open windo ... More >>

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    October 6, 2010

    Pie is Love: Chow Bella and Roosevelt Row Team Up for a Pie Social

    ​We've been hinting for months, but now it's time to get our your calendars -- and your cookbooks -- and start planning for our Pie Social.  In case you haven't heard, Pie is the New Black -- and of course the trendsetters over on Roosevelt Row are on top of it. We're teaming up with the ... More >>

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    May 4, 2010

    Cindy Dach on Pupu Platters and Mom's Sweet and Sour Meatballs

      Cindy and Sharon Dach Cindy Dach is the general manager of Changing Hands Bookstore, co-founder of MADE art boutique, eye lounge gallery, Sixth Street Studios and a Board Member of Roosevelt Row, CDC.  ​ ​What is the best dish your mother ever made? Sweet and sour meatb ... More >>

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    December 4, 2009

    What's on Tap for Tonight's First Friday

    Lost Leaf will host the paintings of Jules Demetrius.​Jeezum crow, its gonna be cold this weekend. Really cold. Like in the 30s. So unless hypothermia is your bag baby, better throw on an extra sweater or down plenty of spirits when venturing out to tonight's freezing First Friday at the various ... More >>

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    November 13, 2009

    Arty Girl: Green Streets, In the Yard, Stylos and Spanish Market

    By Joe Lanman on flickr Creative CommonsYou're going to need something bigger than that.​I did my fair share of being out and about these past two weeks, soaking up the Nick Cave lecture at SMoCA, making a jaunt to First Friday and hitting the Canalscape opening at ASU Art Museum (among other even ... More >>

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    November 6, 2009

    Welcome Diner Open Tonight for First Friday

    ​Just a quick reminder that Welcome Diner has special hours for First Friday. They'll be serving food from 6 p.m. to midnight. Specials on the menu include watermelon from Crooked Sky Farms and eggplant from Maya's Farm. If you're down wandering around Roosevelt Row, hit up Rusty Spoke bike c ... More >>

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    September 24, 2009

    Righteous Angle

    Checking in with downtown’s diagonal drag

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    September 9, 2009

    Club Candids at the Heritage Square Art Walk

    If you make crazy faces, club candids will find you.​If yesterday's blog comments about the mayhem on Roosevelt Row are any indication, folks are looking for a quieter place to view art on First Friday.Of course, there's always Grand Avenue. But this past Friday, we checked out a brand spankin' ne ... More >>

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    August 6, 2009

    Arty Girl: First Friday FYI

    By HH Studio on flickr Creative Commons​Roosevelt Row can be a little overwhelming on First Friday. Every month, I wade my way through a sea of people for a couple hours, then burn out and head home. Of course, I inevitably miss a couple items on my "to see" list. This Friday will be jam-packed fo ... More >>

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    May 7, 2009

    Travel Channel Coming to Tammie Coe Today

    Tammie Coe employees say they have no idea which show it's for, but word's out that a crew from the Travel Channel just stopped by the Roosevelt Row pastry shop to shoot some footage and take pictures this afternoon. Apparently they're making the rounds at different dessert-y spots in the neighborho ... More >>

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    May 6, 2009

    Valley Venue Modified Arts Battles a Big Stink

    Something smells funny at Modified Arts, and it's not just the sweaty bodies packed in to see the latest indie rock group. The beloved modest arts venue on Roosevelt Row in downtown Phoenix has been suffering with the erratic aroma of sewage. If you've been in Modified during the past week -- or ind ... More >>

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    March 5, 2009
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    February 6, 2009

    What's On Tap for Tonight's First Friday

    Our favorite Friday of the month is upon us: First Friday. As usual, both Roosevelt Row and Grand Avenue will be packed with plenty of culture lovers and thrillseeking urbanites during the monthly art walk. And as always, we've assembled a list that details what the various galleries, restaurants, ... More >>

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    January 2, 2009

    What's On Tap For Tonight's First Friday

    "Arms Wide" by Lindsey Nochta. We're changing things up for this month's edition of our First Friday preview post. In addition to providing you with a rundown of musicians performing at the monthly event, from here on out we'll also be giving you the scoop on much of the artwork being shown at t ... More >>

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    December 5, 2008

    Bounty Hunter: The (Shopping) Holy Grail at First Friday

    If you're looking for something different (read: not mass merchandised, made-in-China crap) for your sweetie, or Aunt Ida, or your boss, this is the last First Friday before Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa. Yes, the last one. Since First Friday can be a zoo, especially before major holidays, we've cu ... More >>

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    December 5, 2008

    Who's Performing At Tonight's First Friday: Andrew Jackson Jihad, FutureKind, Furious Styles Crew, and More

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    November 13, 2008

    Group Hug

    We heart these multi-craft conspirators

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    September 25, 2008

    Garden Party

    Getting back to the Earth on Roosevelt Row

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    June 5, 2008

    Movers and Shakers

    Reclaiming the fete on Roosevelt Row

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    December 20, 2007

    Bling It On

    Note to hipsters: emo hoodies are not wearable art

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    October 18, 2007

    The Street Smell of Success

    Roosevelt businesses reap what they've sown

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    December 29, 2005

    Those Crazy Artists

    The plumed wonder on Roosevelt Row artists who hate crazies, Scottsdale's refunding of 1,964 camera tickets and the new Catholic homophobia

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    March 3, 2005

    Detour for Dummies

    A user's guide

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