• The Best Trump Art We Saw in Phoenix in 2017
    December 11 at 1:52 p.m. by Lynn Trimble

    Artist resistance to President Donald Trump started during his candidacy, and it's still going strong today — with street art, gallery exhibitions, and billboard art. Here's a look back at the year's best Phoenix art inspired by the policies and…

  • The People and Art at the Phoenix Festival for the Arts
    December 10 at 11:25 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    Art enthusiasts enjoyed art, gifts, beer, and plenty of food at the Phoenix Festival for the Arts from December 8 to 10, 2017. The event was held at Margaret T. Hance Park in downtown Phoenix and offered a large variety of unique gift ideas for…

  • Out of this World Performance with Casual Alien
    December 10 at 2:25 p.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    On December 9, 2017, Alwun House in downtown Phoenix was filled with electronic music and colorful projections by the band Casual Alien. Audience members were abducted into an out-of-this-world performance complete with colorful lights and a fog…


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  • Alice Cooper's Christmas Pudding Was Filled With Rock Royalty
    December 10 at 2:23 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    Alice Cooper served up a tasty rock n' roll party on Saturday, December 9, at the 16th annual Christmas Pudding fundraiser benefiting his Solid Rock Foundation last night at the Celebrity Theatre. This year the king of shock recruited Rob…

  • Santarchy 2017 in Downtown Phoenix Was Merry Madness
    December 10 at 2:19 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    The 2017 edition of Santarchy invaded bars and clubs in downtown Phoenix on Saturday, December 9, during a night of merry madness. Hundreds of participants, each dressed in any number of costumes inspired by Santa Claus or the holiday season, hit…

  • The 20 Most-Read Film Stories of 2017
    December 9 at 9 a.m. by Dillon Rosenblatt

    A lot has happened this year in film. We have reviewed many movies and written about a variety of topics. Here are our 20 most-read film and television stories from the year in descending order.

  • Club Candids: The Forest Fire Dance Party Lit Up Shady Park With Hot Beats
    December 8 at 2:32 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    The DJs of local dance music label Drip Drop Records warmed up the crowd at Shady Park in Tempe on Thursday, December 14, during the Forest Fire party. EDM artists and selectors like Cubed, Suspect Zero, and Tonelow performed, as did special guest…

  • Screenshots From Police Video Detail What Happened at Trump Rally Protest
    December 8 at 2:30 p.m. by Sean Holstege

    Phoenix New Times has reviewed nearly 3,900 photos and videos from police surveillance and witness cameras that recorded the protests following a rally for President Donald Trump in Phoenix on August 22. The evidence details how the unrest began…

  • LabelHorde Fashion Show Takes Over Tempe City Hall
    December 4 at 10:49 p.m. by Melissa Fossum

    LabelHorde's twilight fashion show brought over 60 designers to the streets of Tempe's historic Mill Avenue on Saturday, December 2, 2017. These local designers showcased a variety of looks in a rapid-fire runway.

  • Enparoxismo Celebrates CD Release at De Musica Y Arte
    December 3 at 2:25 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    Enparoxismo celebrated the release of their new album, New Paradise, at De Musica Y Arte on Friday, December 1. The show was held at Pho Cao in Scottsdale. The indie/New Wave tunes had the small crowd dancing as the three-piece band played through…

  • Club Candids: Partying in the Desert with Ravers
    December 3 at 2:25 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    A portion of the desert wilderness outside of Phoenix became an impromptu dance club on Saturday, December 2, when local dance music fans, DJ, and party animals gathered for the Jinkies rave and desert party. And Club Candids was there to scope out…

  • Crafeteria Is Still the Best Local Craft Fair
    December 3 at 2:25 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    If you were in the market for some incredible locally made holiday ideas, then Crafeteria was the place to be on Friday, December 1. The event was held in the Medlock Plaza parking lot outside of Frances Vintage, and featured more than 30 vendors,…

  • The Last First Friday of the Year
    December 2 at 10:37 a.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    December's First Friday on Roosevelt Row and Grand Avenue is bittersweet ... a lot of fun, but it was the last art walk of 2017. The walk provided an opportunity to buy art for holiday gifts while also supporting local artists. The Fortoul Brothers…

  • Full Moon Festival's Cold Moon Celebration Was Absolute Bliss
    December 2 at 10:30 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    A mix of folks from all walks of life — including hip-hop fans, EDM geeks, artists, DJs, and party monsters — came to Unexpected Art Gallery on Friday, December 1, for the latest Full Moon Festival. This festival is known for its mix of art, music,…

  • Fallout From Motel 6 Leaving the Light on for ICE
    November 29 at 7 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    Two Motel 6 locations in Phoenix were providing daily guest lists to Immigration and Customs Enforcement, before Phoenix New Times revealed the practice in September. For at least 20 undocumented guests who were arrested at the motels, their lives…

  • Top 15 Patio Restaurants in the Valley
    November 27 at 11:03 p.m. by Jacob Tyler Dunn

    Arizona residents are lucky to have relatively great weather most of the year, which means there are plenty of amazing patio bars around the Valley. We picked our 15 favorites and captured these gorgeous images so you can see for yourself.

  • Be Warned: Viewing This Best November Food Slideshow Will Make You Hungry
    November 27 at 7:59 a.m. by Jordyn Carias

    From Sriracha to sugary pies, November crushed our sweet and spicy cravings. We're happy to share our top 16 food pictures of November 2017.

  • A Look At Arizona's Japanese Interment Camps, Through Their Newsletters
    November 27 at 7 a.m. by Antonia Noori Farzan

    During World War II, more than 30,000 Japanese-Americans were interned at the Gila River War Relocation Center and the Poston War Relocation Center, both in rural Arizona. Arizona State University archivist Robert Spindler has spent the past…

  • Swap Meet Brings Out the Nerd In All Of Us
    November 26 at 11:01 p.m. by Blake Bernard

    Nerds united on Sunday, November 26, to showcase unique creations and collectibles at the Nerd Swap Meet, hosted by The Rebel Lounge.

  • Club Candids: Club Nocturne's Pajama Party Was Wild Fun
    November 26 at 2:53 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Patrons of local goth-industrial dance night Club Nocturne sported onesies, nighties, and other sleepwear during its pajama party on Saturday, November 25, at Pub Rock Live in Scottsdale.



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