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  • Third Friday in Downtown Phoenix, 12/20/13
    The monthly Third Friday in downtown Phoenix provides an alternative to First Fridays for art lovers who aren’t necessarily crowd lovers. Many galleries on both Roosevelt Row and Grand Avenue open their doors and often host opening receptions, gathering a nice crowd yet still allowing patrons...
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  • The 13 Most Overcooked Food Trends of 2013
    Here are thirteen food trends that have become ubiquitous and shed the sheen of novelty -- now they're just dull and sometimes annoying, in spite of an exciting debut. (To keep things interesting, we've included a few food trends we hope continue into 2014 and beyond. See if you can identify...
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  • Chihuly in the Garden at Desert Botanical Garden
    Tacoma-based glass artist Dale Chihuly is one of the most famous glass blowers in the world. Five years after his first exhibition at the Desert Botanical Gardens, the artist is back with his Chihuly in the Garden exhibit, which will be on display through May 18, 2014. Set against the beautiful...
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  • The Top 20 Films of 2013
    This year, 96 critics from across the country voted for their favorite films, performances, and filmmakers in 13 categories for the 2013 Village Voice Film Poll. Here are the top 20 movies, according to points received and number of times mentioned, by those critics. See also: View the full...
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  • 20 Best Phoenix Concerts of 2013
    Take a look back at the 20 best concerts of 2013. What was the best concert you went to this year? Photos by New Times staff and contributors
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  • The People of True Music Festival 2013
    The inaugural True Music Festival rolled into Salt River Fields this past weekend bringing with it a diverse range of musical tastes. See Also: True Music Festival at Salt River Fields, 12/14/13Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Phoenix Festival of the Arts 2013
    The Phoenix Festival of the Arts brought together artists, art lovers, and those who just wanted something fun to do on a lovely December weekend in Phoenix. Food trucks, live performers, mural painters, and vending artists created a synergistic environment of creativity and sensory stimulation...
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  • The 21 Best Movie Romances of 2013
    In 2013, love came in many forms: girl on zombie, boy on smartphone, and James Franco on -- count 'em -- two hot bikini babes at the same damn time. Sure, romantic comedies are as extinct as Oprah Winfrey's chances of winning Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes, but audiences had...
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  • Ugly Sweater Parties in Metro Phoenix
    Pullovers, sweatshirts, vests and other wintertime apparel boasting hideously gaudy holiday designs and decorations were sported with pride by Valley residents at a number of ugly sweater parties that were held around Metro Phoenix on Friday, December 13, including bashes at Sandbar Mexican...
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  • Closer Look: 10 Best Pork Belly Dishes in Metro Phoenix
    During our quest to find Phoenix's best offal dishes, we noticed a great deal of pork belly popping up on the menus around town. While pork belly didn't quite make the weirdness cut for our offal specifications, we thought the delicious, luxurious cut of pork deserved a list of its own due to...
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  • True Music Festival at Salt River Fields, 12/14/13
    It's been a long time coming. Music lovers across Phoenix have awaited an event that would truly encompass the diverse variety of today's most popular artists. The inaugural True Music Festival rolled into Salt River Fields promising to do just that. Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Korn at Comerica Theatre, 12/13/13
    Nu metal pioneers Korn pummeled through a 75-minute set featuring many of the songs that put them on the map along with the hits that made them a multi-platinum juggernaut in the 90s. Though the band recently reunited with original guitarist Brain "Head" Welch, it's the presence of drummer Ray...
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