Author: DPJ Staff

DPJ Staff

DPJ Staff periodically posts news and info for residents who support our downtown and savvy visitors who want to Go Where the Locals Go.


Donate: Emergency Relief Fund for AZ Artists and Arts Professionals

April 1, 2020 | By

A new collaborative fund to provide emergency relief grants to artists and arts professionals.

Act: Small Business Owners Sign Letter for Relief

March 22, 2020 | By

If you are a small business owner, consider signing and sharing the following letter.

New ‘State Seal of Arts Proficiency’ to Recognize High School Arts Study

May 20, 2019 | By

Starting in the 2019-20 school year, Arizona schools can opt in on the program to recognize high school seniors who complete a rigorous program of arts study.

Phoenix Chorale Announces Selection of New Artistic Director

May 6, 2019 | By

Following a two-year search, the Phoenix Chorale introduces its new artistic director: Christopher Gabbitas.

Encanto-Palmcroft Extends Invitation to 20th Home Tour

March 21, 2019 | By

The historic Encanto-Palmcroft neighborhood is hosting its 20th home tour on Sunday, March 24.

Arizona Center Hosts Artlink Pop-up Art Exhibition

December 7, 2018 | By

“Hello, Sunshine” by Daniel Mariotti features 30 photographs, taken over 30 days of journaling.

Phoenix Festival of the Arts Returns to Hance Park

December 7, 2018 | By

The weekend-long celebration of arts, music, and culinary delights takes place December 7-9 in Margaret T. Hance Park.

Valley Metro Celebrates Rail Champions and Shares Light Rail’s Impact

December 7, 2018 | By

Valley leaders past, present and future gathered to kick-off Valley Metro Rail’s 10-year anniversary, also known as the “Railversary.”

Snooze is Coming to The Stewart

December 3, 2018 | By

The Denver-based eatery will open its sixth Valley location at The Stewart on Central Avenue.

‘Under the Vintage Roof’ Tours Highlight Historic National Guard Armory

November 8, 2018 | By

The 1963 National Guard Armory is a highlight of the “Under the Vintage Roof Tours” scheduled during the Grand Avenue Festival on November 10.