Top 5 Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Weekend

Don't waste your weekend, Phoenix. Yeah, we know, the new season of Arrested Development is alllmost here and you just really want to re-watch all the other episodes like three times before May 26. But! That would be a huge mistake, because you'd miss out on the slew of cool things to do these weekend. Here are some of your top options.

Season Opening Reception @ Mesa Contemporary Arts Get your fine art fix when Mesa Contemporary Arts throws a bash in celebration of its most recent exhibitions -- including the brand-spankin'-new show, "Arizona Catalyst: Artists Working in and Beyond The State," on view in the North Gallery.

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Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
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