| Events |

Buy Local Starting Today and Save Moolah

Keep New Times Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Phoenix and help keep the future of New Times free.

Today is the infamous Black Friday, and even if you're not braving the Wal-Mart madness or the bumper cars of a mall parking lot today, you've likely got shopping on the brain. What auspicious timing for Local First Arizona to introduce Buy Local Week, where you can scap up restaurant gift certificates, glasses of wine or take-home foodstuffs for a fraction of the usual price at participating local indie retailers.

The event kicks off with a press conference and luncheon featuring Phoenix mayor Phil Gordon and Congressman Harry Mitchell this morning at 10:30 a.m. at the Basha's in Ahwatukee, 4855 E Warner Rd. Also look for food vendors including Simply Bread. Buy Local Week runs today through Friday, December 4.

Click through for a few of the best Buy Local Week food promos going on this week. 


  • ​Get half off your drink with a breakfast sandwich purchase or 1/4 off your whole bill if you buy lunch and a beverage at Jolta Java, 14418 N Scottsdale Rd # 185 in Scottsdale. Just ask for the "Buy Local Week" promo.

  • Visit Oscar's Coffee Bar inside Harper's Nursery at 2529 N. Hayden Rd. in Scottsdale and score a regular coffee for a buck (or get a buck off a specialty drink)!
  • On Black Friday only, get a $125 Cowboy Ciao gift certificate for only $100 (or a $300 certificate for $200). Better yet, splurge for the whole family and get a $1,000 gift certificate for half price.     
  • The Sphinx Date Ranch at 3039 N. Scottsdale Rd. in Scottsdale is offering 10% off Wine Gift Baskets if you mention "DEALWEEK" during checkout. Baskets include medjool dates, chips, nuts, coffee and a bottle of wine.
  • Check out the China Mist tea manufacturing plant at 7435 E. Tierra Buena Lane in Scottsdale and get 25% off your purchase if you mention you saw their ad through Local First AZ.

Visit Local First AZ's website for more restaurants and info.

Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.