Radar: To Do In PHX 11.17-11.21

Uncorked Wine Festival. Photo from ediblephoenix.ediblecommunities.com.

In the event world this week there is a little something for everyone in your unique friend group.  For people looking for classy boozing there is the Uncorked Wine Festival, for holiday shoppers there is the Early Bird Makers Market  and for nature lovers there is the  plant your pumpkin workshop. Note:All descriptions courtesy of event hosts and edited for clarity.


Dog Days at the Garden
Back by pup-ular demand. Dog Days are a perfect op-paw-tunity to walk the trails, heel for photo opps and meet other dog lovers amid the beauty of the Garden. 8 – 11 a.m. $30+. Desert Botanical Garden: 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy. Phoenix, AZ; dbg.org // @dbgphx


Latin Night
Salsa and bachata taught by world renown instructor David Olarte. Lessons are followed by music and dancing to the sounds of DJ D-Lo. 8 p.m.-12 a.m.. $7+. The Duce: 525 S Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ; theducephx.com // @theducephx on Twitter


Forever Becoming: Young Phoenix Artists
Forever Becoming: Young Phoenix Artists presents new work by artists under, or near, the age of 30 who are based in Phoenix, Arizona. The works in this exhibition speak to the resilience and determination of a new generation of artists who expose the complexities of becoming within the rapidly evolving ethos of today. This exhibition presents painting, sculpture, photography, video, installation and performance that addresses a variety of topics. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art: 7374 E 2nd St. Scottsdale, AZ; smoca.org // @_smoca

Born and raised in the creative crucible of New York City, MisterWives are the latest in a long line of genre-defying bands to break out of the city that never sleeps and gain recognition on a global stage. $61. 8 p.m. The Van Buren: 401 W Van Buren St., Phoenix, AZ; thevanburenphx.com // @thevanburenphx


Early Bird Makers Market
You are invited to the third annual Early Bird Makers Market, which takes over the shops of Town & Country. At the makers market get a perfect gift for the upcoming holidays or find something special for yourself. Featuring over 100 local makers showing off their one-of-a-kind wares including art, jewelry, furniture, decor, clothing, health, beauty, food and more. 9 a.m.- p.m.  Free. Shops At Town & Country: 2021 E. Camelback Rd. Phoenix, AZ; 

localtradeaz.com // @localtrade.az

Festival of the Arts
Celebrate the arts in your community. Featuring performances, dance, live music, hands-on activities for kids, vendor market, food, aerials, wine and beer tasting. 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Free. Herberger Theater: 222 East Monroe St. Phoenix, AZ;  herbergertheater.org //  @herbergertheater

Uncorked Wine Festival
Enjoy over 100 wines and champagnes from across the globe, gourmet local food trucks, interactive exhibits, custom photo booth and more. Come discover amazing wines and good times at Uncorked: AZ. This event benefits local nonprofit Kaity’s Way. 7-10 p.m. $55+. AZ Science Center: 600 E. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ; uncorkedwinefestivals.com // facebook.com/uncorkedwinefestivals/


Movie Screening
Join The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson on an intimate journey through his legendary career as he reminisces with Rolling Stone editor and longtime friend, Jason Fine. Featuring a new song written and performed by Wilson and interviews with Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Nick Jonas, Linda Perry, Jim James, Gustavo Dudamel and Al Jardine. 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. $13+. Sombrero FilmBar: 815 N. 2nd St. Phoenix, AZ; filmbar.eventive.org // @thefilmbarphx

Thanksgiving Workshop: Plant your Pumpkin
Attendees will get their hands dirty and create their own perfect pumpkin succulent arrangement for a festive centerpiece during the holiday. Pumpkins, soil, plants and decorative accents will be included in the price. Refreshments and nosh as well. 10:00- 11:00 a.m. $45+. Dig It Gardens: 3015 North 16th Street Phoenix, AZ; digphx.com // @digphx

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