Events

Ace of Homebase

How about something mellow to ease that transition to the work week? During the first and third Sunday evenings of each month, we suggest you hit HomeBase: The Poets' Poetry Set. Sign-up for spoken-word and musical performers starts at 6 p.m. for the 7 o'clock open-mic set. Or just listen since each event also includes at least one extremely cool featured poet. (Recent features: RodZilla the Blackademic, Kevin Sandbloom, and Mic J. Write.) After the lit's gone down, continue to purchase food and bevvies, shop vendors, and experience an "afterset" of grooving tunes, with a high probability of dancing. It's a tiny, manageable festival for people who have to get up in the morning.

Admission is $7 (or, as www.homebasepoetry.com warns us, "more for negative people." So there). Call the hotel at 602-333-0000 if you're utterly lost.


Third and First Sunday of every month, 2010
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Julie has written for the Night & Day events calendar section since 2005. As a student at Arizona State, she received the Glendon and Kathryn Swarthout Creative Writing Award and the Theatre Medallion of Merit.
Contact: Julie Peterson