Desert Challenge Games to host 400 athletes in Mesa

More than 400 athletes from 17 countries will compete in the Desert Challenge Games May 22-26 at Kino Aquatic Center and Broadway Recreation Center in Mesa and at venues in Tempe and Phoenix. The Desert Challenge Games are a multi-day competition for people with a physical, visual or intellectual disability. It is the only World […]

Apache Junction-opoly hits shelves at AJ Walmart

Apache Junction-opoly, which was released in April 2019, is being sold exclusively at the Apache Junction Walmart, showcasing landmarks across the city. The game is on sale for $19.98 and the store manager of the Walmart at 2555 W. Apache Trail is monitoring sales in case the store needs to order more. The Apache Junction-opoly […]

Superstition Mountain Museum has free admission for children on Father’s Day

The Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail in Apache Junction, is will have free exhibit gallery admission for dad and the kids on Father’s Day, which is on Sunday, June 16. Children under 17 get in free with an adult. Admission for others is $2 for students over the age of 17, $4 for […]

April Pool’s Day scheduled in Apache Junction

The Superstition Fire and Medical District, Apache Junction Parks and Recreation and the Apache Junction Police Department are teaming up once again to hold the annual April Pool’s Day water safety event Saturday, April 27 at the Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center. The water safety instructors, lifeguards and a variety of vendors will be on hand […]

Arizona Black Rodeo rides into Chandler for weekend competition

The Rawhide, 5700 W. North Loop Road in Chandler, played host Saturday, March 9 to the Arizona Black Rodeo, a national African-American rodeo competition. The events at the rodeo included bull riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, ladies barrel racing, ladies steer undecorating and relay races. The competition was broken up into two sessions: an afternoon […]

MountainBrook Theatre to perform Moon Over Buffalo, Feb. 21-24

Yes, it’s time to lower the lights, open the curtain, light up the stage and enjoy a performance of Moon Over Buffalo. A comedy in two acts, by Ken Ludwig, the play will be performed as a dinner theater at 5:15 p.m. on Feb. 21. Reserved seating tickets for the catered dinner and the play […]

CAC Small Business Development Center to host business workshop

The Central Arizona College Small Business Development Center will host The 360° of Business Growth Workshop on Thursday, Feb. 21. According to a press release, the free workshop will be held at the Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. The workshop is scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m. The workshop is […]

Lost Dutchman State Park kicks-off 2019 with full moon hike

Full moon hikes at Lost Dutchman State Park, 6109 N. Apache Trail in Apache Junction, continue in 2019 with a double feature. From 6-8 p.m. on both Friday, Jan. 18, and Saturday, Jan. 19, rangers will be waiting to guide residents under the glow of moonlight through the Superstition Mountains, according to a press release. […]

The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass to play Gold Canyon

Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Road, will play host to The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8 A brass ensemble, The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass is composed of some of America’s top brass musicians dedicated to bringing the joyous experience of great music to a […]

Gold Canyon Arts Council hosts Side Street Strutters next month

Back for an evening of nostalgic entertainment, come the “Side Street Strutters” big band along with their vocalist, Meloney Collins, reminiscent of musicians like Jo Stafford, Billie Holiday, and Etta James. The Side Street Strutters will perform at Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Road in Gold Canyon at 7:30 p.m. on […]