Events

Search our guide to what's happening around Arizona. (Want your event listed? Send an email to Noah Austin at [email protected] Be sure to include the dates of the event, public contact information (phone and/or website) and a brief description.)

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    1. Desertscapes: Narrative Landscape Photography by Wayne Norton : Phoenix

      August 1 to August 31

      602-495-0901 www.pueblogrande.com

      Photographer Wayne Norton describes this exhibit of black and white landscape photographs as a portrait of the American desert through which he wishes "to question Man's treatment of the desert and our existence there."

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    2. Flashlight Tours at Desert Botanical Garden : Phoenix

      August 1 to August 31

      480-941-1225 www.dbg.org

      Every Thursday and Saturday starting at 7 p.m., beat the heat and take a self-paced stroll along the garden’s Desert Discovery Trail to discovery stations. Experience the plants, animals, sights and sounds of the desert night.

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    3. Personal Journeys: American Indian Landscapes : Phoenix

      August 1 to August 31

      602-252-8848 heard.org

      Explore the unique relationship American Indians have with land and how it has been expressed in art at the Heard Museum.

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    4. Pageant at Arizona Broadway Theatre : Peoria

      August 26 to August 31

      623-776-8400 azbroadway.org/

      Six contestants compete for the prestigious title of Miss Glamouresse. Because the audience picks the winner, no performance is ever the same. The contestants vying for the title are men competing in swimsuits, gowns and talent competitions.

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    5. Comedy Show: Triple Threat Tuesdays Open Mic Night : Phoenix

      August 30

      480-420-3553 az.houseofcomedy.net

      Rick Bronson's House of Comedy hosts local Arizona comedians of all levels of experience as they share the stage in various games and challenges designed to showcase their creativity and wit. 7:30 p.m. show; dinner and drinks served. Tickets are $4.

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    6. Comedy Show; Dean Delray : Phoenix

      August 31 to September 4

      480-420-3553 az.houseofcomedy.net/dean-delray

      Rick Bronson's House of Comedy presents this stand-up comedian, who has interviewed various comedians and rock stars on his podcast and acted in several movies. Dinner and drinks are served before and during the 90-minute show. Times vary.

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