more about: arizona

Where to go this weekend: Downtown Tucson

Invigorated by edgy art, a craft-cocktail scene, and a modern streetcar, the heart of this desert city has never been more exciting.

Phoenix lights up the night this winter

Making a virtue of these long winter nights, British artist Bruce Munro is bringing his light-art installations to the greater Phoenix area as part of a project he calls Desert Radiance. Since early November, Blooms, a bouquet of splash-shaped fiber-optic sculptures, has been floating on a Scottsdale stretch of the Arizona Canal, but the most ambitious part of the project takes place among the cactus […]

Where to go this weekend: Duncan, AZ

A cottonball’s throw from New Mexico, this tiny town delights with gorgeous vistas, homespun shopping, great bird-watching, and even better people-watching.

Where to go this weekend: Mesa, AZ

With stellar art, offbeat shopping, new microbreweries, and now, a train, this East Valley city is sleepy no more.