Daily Archives: November 4, 2008

Bevy of downtown Phoenix events coming up this month

[Source: Urban Affair] — Regardless of Tuesday’s outcome at the polls, our urban heart keeps beating and we keep right on celebrating.  There’s more good happening downtown than we have time to shout about.  For example, we have four incredible parties coming up: PHOENIX FUSION at the Market this Wednesday, the MAYOR’s HAPPY HOUR at Fate, our COE HOUSE party on First Friday, and a ROOSEVELT NEIGHBORHOOD all-out hootenanny on November 15.  Details follow…

  • PHOENIX FUSION, Wednesday, November 5 from 4 to 8 p.m.  October’s Fusion was such a hit, we’ve decided to make this a monthly event.  Join ASU Students at the Market for an evening of great music, delicious food, and relaxed, urban ambiance.  WHERE: Downtown Phoenix Public Market, 721 N. Central (southeast corner of Central Ave. & McKinley St.).
  • The MAYOR’s HAPPY HOUR at FATE, Friday, November 7 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.  First Friday’s getting a special buzz this week: it’s the 20th anniversary of the nation’s largest artwalk!  Mix, mingle, and imbibe with Mayor Phil Gordon at Fate while the sun sets and lights come up in the downtown scene.  WHERE: Fate, 905 N. 4th St.‎ (4th Street & Garfield, one block south of Roosevelt).  To RSVP, click here
  • FIRST ON 4TH, Friday, November 7 from 6 to 10 p.m.  Fourth Avenue is THE place to be on First Friday!  Coe House sets the stage; Cibo and Palatte enhance the festive ambiance.  Abundant free parking, dining, art, and music — last month’s party was a blast!  WHERE: Coe House, 365 N. 4th Ave. (just south of Fillmore).  Featuring: Eric Hendrix (paintings and Installation), Robert Denning (paintings), and Rachel Goede (open studio).  Edible treats provided by Cibo; music courtesy of o n e Resident DJs, World Famous Rani “g,” and dk.strickler.
  • SAVE THE DATE ~ ROOSEVELT ANNIVERSARY BASH, Saturday, November 15 from 5 to 11 p.m.  Roosevelt Neighborhood is throwing a huge party on the silver anniversary of its historic designation.  Look for updates soon.