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  • Fourth of July Parties in Metro Phoenix
    Revelers were doing plenty of partying around the clock around the Valley over the Fourth of July weekend. There were sun-drenched Independence Day pool parties at Scottsdale's Maya Day and Nightclub, the W Hotel, and the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, as well as after-dark affairs going...
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  • BroLoaf's 5th Annual Patriotic Meltdown - Yucca Tap Room - 7/4/2014
    Most Tempe residents flocked to Tempe Beach Park to watch fireworks on Fourth of July, which is a shame, because they missed out on a massive party at Yucca Tap Room. BroLoaf returned for its 5th annual Fourth of July Party and fought terrorists, won a wrestling tournament, and partied with...
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  • Cooling Off at The Big Bang in Tempe
    While Mill Avenue's usual weekend night crowd of bar hoppers were sweating it up on Saturday, June 28, the folks down in The Big Bang were beating the heat by partaking in some cool tunes being laid down by its resident musicians. The tune jockeys at the basement piano bar in Tempe tickled the...
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  • New Times Month in Photos: June 2014
    Take a look back at some of our favorite photos of the month of June including pics from Phoenix nightlife, arts, culture, food, and news events. Photos by New Times Staff and Contributors
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  • Mark-Taylor's Summer of Love Pool Party at San Pedregal
    An afternoon of fun in the sun -- complete with pizza, beers, and beats -- was had by those in attendance at the latest Mark-Taylor Summer of Love Pool Party on Saturday, June 28, at the San Pedregal luxury apartment complex in North Phoenix. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Summer Solstice Swimsuit Bike Ride in Tempe 2014
    The combination of beer, bikes, and water made the Summer Solstice (Swimsuit) Ride on June 28 a hit. The group met at Tempe Beach Park before they began a day of riding and splashing. Over 100 people rode their bikes for a few minutes at a time while being led to the next pool or fountain to...
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  • Vigil Held for Dogs that Died at Gilbert Boarding Facility
    Over 200 dog lovers and many owners of the 20 dogs that perished at Green Acre Dog Boarding recently in Gilbert gathered at Cesar Chavez Plaza in Phoenix on the evening of Saturday, June 28, 2014 for a candlelight vigil. In addition to those mourning or paying condolences, many were in...
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  • Scottsdale Beer Palooza at WestWorld of Scottsdale
    The Scottsdale Beer Palooza debuted at WestWorld of Scottsdale on Saturday, June 28, with more than 30 breweries, live music, food trucks, and a beer store. Read the full review here.Photos by Katie Johnson
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  • EMA, Mas Ysa, and YUS at Crescent Ballroom
    I'm not sure what went wrong with this show. All the bands were talented, smart individuals, yet it seemed like no one could be bothered to even pretend to be interested. First, this gig started off with tickets around $7, but Crescent Ballroom made the event free, presumably because they...
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  • The Sail Inn: A Look Back Over the Years
    When Gina Lombardi opened the Sail Inn in 1990, neither she nor her business partners were certain the Tempe bar would last. It did, and then some. Admittedly, it was a risky venture. A kitschy, nautical-themed neighborhood joint, complete with fish art and employees in captain's hats,...
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  • The Pop-Up Speakeasy: A Return to Cattleman's Bar at Renaissance Hotel
    The Pop-Up Speakeasy: A Return to Cattleman's Bar was hosted at the Renaissance Hotel on June 26. The pop-up speakeasy was a flashback to the roaring 20s with food, drinks, and nonstop entertainment. The No Vacancy trio featuring Dave Damaini and Erin Boheme preformed live. In between sets,...
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  • Kismet at Crescent Ballroom with DJ Sean Watson
    The lounge at the Crescent Ballroom was alive with electro sounds and moving bodies on Saturday, June 21, during the weekly Kismet dance party. A fun crowd of 20-somethings spent a hot summer night dancing and drinking while DJ Sean Watson dropped bustling beats and remixes from the decks....
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