July’s Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix

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By Editor July 7, 2016 07:44

July’s Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix

Despite the scorching three-digit heat in Arizona, the month of July is still cause for an all-out celebration for Latinos. Not only do we celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on the Fourth of July, but we also commemorate Colombia’s Independence on July 20th. Need more reasons to party away? Pitbull, Nicky Jam, Gilberto Santa Rosa and even Intocable are all stopping by the Valley this month.

So get ready as we leave you with our list of July’s Top 10 things to do in Phoenix:

 

­­Nicky Jam ft. Zion & Lennox, De La Ghetto and Valentino

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His songs are all over the radio, we’re all complices of his “Travesuras,” and we simply love his rhythm. It’s Nicky Jam and he’s stepping on to Comerica Theatre to perform his latest hits in a concert for the books. But he’s not on “The Fenix Tour” alone, he’s bringing the sound of Zion & Lennox, De La Ghetto and Valentino along with him. Get your tickets now!

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Date: Saturday, July 30th

Time: 8 p.m.

Location: 

Comerica Theatre

400 W. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85004

 

Colombian Independence Day Celebration

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In the spirit of independence, July also happens to be the month of Colombian Independence Day! For all the Colombianos out in the Valley, it’s your day, so come and grab some food, listen to some music and stay tuned for a live performance from Carolina La O! The Grammy Latino and Billboard nominee who has been a staple in the Colombian Tropical genre for the past two decades. Bust out your flag, or your most patriotic outfit and show your Colombian spirit! Viva libertad!

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$35 pre-sale tickets

Date: Saturday, July 16th

Time: 7 p.m.

Location:

Stratus Event Center

2201 N 23rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85009

 

Pitbull ft. Prince Royce and Farruko

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It’s Mr. Worldwide Phoenix! The one and only Pitbull is making his way to Phoenix this July to turn up the heat even more in the Valley. It’s all part of his “Bad Man” tour next to the beloved Bachatero Prince Royce and singer and songwriter Farruko. What are you waiting for? You know these tickets will go FAST, so make sure to snag your now!

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Date: Sunday, July 17th

Time: 7 p.m.

Location:

Talking Stick Resort Arena

201 E. Jefferson St.

Phoenix, AZ 85004

 

Intocable

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Hailing all the way from Texas, it’s Intocable! The Tejano/Norteño group that, in 2010, was named “group of the decade” for dominating the Tejano scene. With tight musicianship, vocal harmonies and lyrics that touch on your everyday experiences, Intocable has a broad appeal, and has been making one hit after another since the early ‘90s. Riding on the heels of their performance at this year’s SXSW festival, Intocable is coming to Phoenix to deliver some irresistible tunes that will leave you wanting more. Get your tickets today!

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Tickets: $53 – $105

Date: Friday, July 8th

Time: Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.

Location:

Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino

5040 Wild Horse Pass Blvd

Chandler, AZ 85226

 

El Caballero de la Salsa: Gilberto Santa Rosa

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The world knows him as the “Caballero de la Salsa”,” and now, Gilberto Santa Rosa is ready to perform at the Stratus Event Center in Phoenix to get us all up and dancing away. The Puerto Rican bandleader has become a favorite with tunes we know and love such as “Conciencia,” “Que Alguien Me Diga” and “Vivir Sin Ella.” This event is for ages 21 and over.

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Date: Friday, July 22nd

Time: Doors open at 8 p.m.

Location:

Stratus Event Center

2102 N. 23rd Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85009

 

Meghan Trainor ft. Common Kings, Hailee Steinfeld

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We know and love her for delivering the ultimate body image anthem with “All About That Bass” and now, Meghan Trainor is bringing yet another powerful performance to the Valley. The 22 year old singer and songwriter will without a doubt kill it at Comerica Theatre this summer, showing of her latest album, “Thank You.” The album has already reached number five in New Zealand and the United Kingdom, and at number three in Australia and the U.S.

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Date: Sunday, July 24th

Time: 7 p.m.

Location:

Comerica Theatre

400 W. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85004

 

Shawn Mendes

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At the age of only 17, Shawn Mendes has already become America’s sweet heart. The Canadian singer, songwriter and model quickly attracted a following in 2013, when he started posting covers in his Vine account. Today, he’s bringing his music at Comerica Theatre, presenting the hits we know and love, including “Stitches,” “Something Big,” and “Treat You Better.”

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Date: Friday, July 22nd

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location:

Comerica Theatre

400 W. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85004

 

Shrek: The Musical

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The most famous and beloved ogre of all time arrives to the Valley with a fabulous production, “Shrek: The Musical.” The hilarious spectacle is based entirely on the Oscar-winning smash hit film! The sidesplitting tale brings all of your favorite characters from the film to life on stage with all new songs from Jeanine Tesori like “Big Bright Beautiful World,” “This Is Our Story” and, of course, brings back the classic “I’m A Believer.”

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Prices vary by show. See website for details

Date: July 15th – August 14th

Times Vary

Location:

Arizona Broadway Theatre

7701 W. Paradise Lane

Peoria, AZ 85382

 

Winter in July @ the Phoenix Zoo

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The Phoenix Zoo is offering something pretty cool for the month of July – literally! America’s largest, non-profit zoo is transforming into a winter wonderland for an entire day, dropping more than 30 tons of snow in its venue, along with wet and wild play areas for the kids. Activities will include live music and games with DJ Rockin’ Rob, snow targets and an 8-foot snow slide!

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Date: Saturday, July 16th

Time: 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Location:

Phoenix Zoo

455 N. Galvin Parkway

Phoenix, AZ 85008

 

Arizona Breakfast Weekend

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Nothing could be more comforting than an entire weekend devoted to breakfast – it is the most important meal of the day after all! The Arizona Restaurant Association is bringing the Arizona Breakfast Weekend this month filled with delicious meals – anything from sizzling Southwestern plates to soothing comfort foods. The best part are the prices, all under $20 per person or per couple at a number of participating Valley restaurants.

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Date(s): July 28th – July 31st

Times vary by location, see website for full details

Location:

Across various local breakfast and brunch restaurants across downtown Phoenix

 

 

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By Editor July 7, 2016 07:44

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