On the first Friday of every month and on alternating Thursdays, downtowners can leisurely bike or wander over to catch the show from 5 to 7 p.m., or suburb-dwellers can come make a night out of it with dinner or happy hour at one of the many restaurants inside the center. (Bonus: Restaurants and stores typically validate up to 2 hours of free parking in the Arizona Center’s parking garage.)
Enjoy a different genre each time, from classic rock to jazz, country to covers of classics. Here’s the lineup for the series:
• Flying Pig Band, March 29
• Michael Villanueva Duo, April 6
• Southwest Surfers, April 12
• Bryne Donaldson, April 26
• Michael Villanueva Duo, May 4
If You Go:
Live Music Series at the Arizona Center
Dates: First Fridays and every other Thursday from March 29 through May 4.
Time: 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: The Arizona Center, 400 East Van Buren Street. Downtown Phoenix
Parking: If you shop or dine in one of the businesses in the center, parking may be validated up to 2 hours in the Arizona Center garage. Access the garage from Fillmore St. between 3rd and 4th Streets.