Radar: To Do in PHX 11.8-11.14

Canal Club. Photo from www.facebook.com/TheScottResort/photos.

November keeps rolling along and so do the things happening in Phoenix. This week, we have something for everyone. For sports fan, the Phoenix Suns are taking on the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night. If you’re more of a crafter, Blanca Mondragon is hosting a DIY Cornucopia class at the Arizona Flower Market. Don’t forget that Boycott Bar Bingo is also happening next Tuesday! With so many events happening, it’ll be hard to pick just one to attend. 




Out in Tech at The Wayward Taphouse

Join Out in Tech Phoenix for a casual mixer at the Wayward Taphouse. This will be a great opportunity to connect and network with fellow LGBTQ+ tech lovers, allies, and tech adjacent folks. Unwind and network over some craft beer and non-alcoholic beverages. Free. 6 p.m. 1028 Grand Ave. Phoenix, AZ; outintech.com // @outintech


Rum Society | Mount Gay at The Canal Club

Take a deep dive into the world of Rum at The Canal Club, this month they present Mouny Gay Rum. Explore the history and fermentation process of the notable liquor while samplings of the Rum of the Month. Featuring a brand specialist to head up the exploration. Tickets include featured rum samplings, light bites, and a specialty cocktail. Attendees will also receive 25% off at The Canal Club for the remainder of the evening. $50+. 6:30 p.m. 4925 North Scottsdale Rd. Scottsdale, AZ; thecanalclubaz.com // @thecanalclubaz




Mighty Cool Pinot – A Food & Wine Event at The Henry Phoenix

Attention wine lovers! Santa Lucia Highlands Wine Artisans presents ‘Mighty Cool Pinot,’ a food and wine event at The Henry. Spend a delightful evening at this walk-around wine tasting, where you’ll have a rare opportunity to meet some of the winemakers that are producing what wine critic Roger Morris calls “some of America’s greatest single-vineyard Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays.” Nearly 50 wines will be poured, alongside a generous array of food pairings by The Henry. $75. 6 p.m. 4455 East Camelback Rd Phoenix, AZ; santaluciahighlands.com // @slhwine




NBA Skills & Thrills Experience at The Footprint Center

Enjoy shooting challenges, raffles, and Mega SLAM DUNKS hosted by celebrity athletes on the Phoenix Suns home court! The 2nd annual Cactus NBA experience features on court activities and competitions with our friends from the Derek Fisher Be Better Foundation. Families will have a chance to be on the court for a priceless photo and to compete for NBA gear & prizes. Free+. 3:30 p.m. 201 East Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ; cannabiscactus.com // @cannabiscactus


S’mores Night at Aloft Tempe

Get ready to indulge in gooey marshmallows, chocolate, and graham crackers, and drink specials at Aloft Tempes WXYZ bar all while enjoying the cozy atmosphere of our hotel. We will also be asking for donations- 100% of the proceeds will go to Valors Veterans Community AZ (VVCAZ), a local Non Profit Veteran Organization that connects Veterans with resources. Free. 6 p.m. 951 East Playa Del Norte Dr. Tempe, AZ; @alofttempe




DIY Cornucopia With Blanca Mondragon at Arizona Flower Market

Put Fall’s bounty on full display and complete your Thanksgiving table with a Thanksgiving Cornucopia Centerpiece. Learn how to artfully arrange fall flowers in a classic cornucopia basket. Space is limited, so sign up early to ensure your spot. Bring a friend for twice the fun! Classes make a unique & thoughtful gift. Registration fee includes everything you will need to create your masterpiece. $61+. 10 a.m. 2050 S 16th Street Suite105 Phoenix, AZ; azflowermarket.com // @azflowermarket


Phoenix Pizza Festival at Hance Park

On November 11-12, the 8th Annual Phoenix Pizza Festival will take over Margaret T. Hance Park! The festival will feature live bands, local craft beer, lawn games from AZ Board Source, and so much more. It’s also a kid and dog friendly event, so bring the whole family down for some ‘za! $16. 11 a.m. 1202 North 3rd Street Phoenix, AZ; phoenix.pizza // @phxpizza


Mesa McDowell Thanksgiving Pie and Roll Tasting Class at Kneaders Bakery & Cafe

Head over to Kneaders Bakery & Cafe for a fun pie tasting class! Their award-winning Raspberry Cream Cheese, Banana Cream, Coconut Cream and Chocolate Cream Pies, served along with our white rolls, and orange rolls. Fountain drink and entrée for participants; 20% off retail collections in the store included. $16+. 2 p.m. 6611 East McDowell Road Mesa, AZ; kneaders.com // @kneaders




Phoenix Water Lantern Festival at Kiwanis Lake

The Water Lantern Festival is returning to Phoenix! Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you’ll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven’t met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience. Free. 3 p.m. 5500 S. Mill Ave. Tempe, AZ; waterlanternfestival.com // @waterlanternfestival


Phoenix Suns vs. Oklahoma City Thunder at Footprint Center

Calling all basketball fans! Don’t miss out on the action as the Phoenix Suns take on the Oklahoma City Thunder on their home court. Get your game face on and grab your discounted tickets now for an unforgettable experience. There’s limited availability so don’t wait – secure your seats today, and go Suns! $47. 6 p.m. 201 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ; nba.com // @suns




lululemon 10k Tour Scottsdale at Scottsdale Civic Center

Lace up those running shoes, because the lululemon 10K Tour race series is stopping in Scottsdale! Created for the community, by the community, this is 10 whole kilometers of all-out cheer stations and post-race surprises. $89. 7:30 p.m. 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. Scottsdale, AZ; lululemon10ktour.com // @lululemon


The 19th Explores: Climate Stories and Sustainable Solutions at Rob & Melani Walton Center For Planetary Health

Join The 19th News for a night to address climate change. The 19th is partnering with Arizona State University to host an interactive, solutions-focused afternoon of climate conversations. Attendees can grab a free bite from two local food trucks and join a conversation around the work some of our speakers, journalists and other leaders are doing around sustainability. Free. 2:30 p.m. 777 East University Dr. Tempe, AZ; 19thnews.org // @19thnews


Boycott Bar Bingo at Boycott Bar 

Feeling lucky? Join PHX Fray + Boycott Bar for free bingo nights every other Tuesday! Enjoy drink specials + prizes as you meet fellow bingo lovers + LGBTQ locals. All are welcome to join in on the fun B-4 it’s too late. Free. 6:30 p.m. 4301 N 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ; boycottbarphx.com // @boycott_bar

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