Monday, February 16, 2009

Monday, February 16th

*You cannot always have happiness, but you can always give happiness*

My haiku poem for the day…
*The weekend is gone
And Monday has come too fast
Enjoy Scottsdale tonight*

Monday night nightclubs...
-Manic Mondays at Crown Room is one of the most popular places to be on Monday nights. This week featuring DJ Tranzl8r Vs Guitar, $1 drinks for ladies till 11, $85 bottles, $2 Miller Lites, and $3 for all other beers! Is it your birthday? Pay your age for a bottle.
-The only industry night in Old Town on Mondays is Cream Stereo Lounge. This is the newest club in Scottsdale providing a new nightlife experience, first-class service, and high energy nightlife.

Other things to do tonight…
-Catch the NBA All-Star Jams Session today until 5 PM. It is being held at the Phoenix Convention Center and fans will have a chance to meet their favorite players and get autographs.

-Check out the “Seriously Funny” exhibit at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. The exhibit puts humor into some of life’s most complex issues from forgetting your PIN to culture identity. This is in honor of SMOCA museum celebrating their tenth year anniversary! Check out new and returning artists in all works of media from painting to sculpture, installation, and ceramics. For more information on this exhibit and more check out their website at http://www.smocaanniversary.org/feb13.html#

-Visit author Ray Artigue at Fine’s Cellar and enjoy complimentary sampling of sparkling wines. Wine and book gift bags are available.

-Be sure to visit the Arizona Renaissance Festival which is now open. This is their 21st festival and there will be characters, shopping, and a mix of shows. There is a little something for everyone! Be sure to see Franko, the master hypnotist and the Mediaeval Babes who sing in a variety of languages. This event is located in Apache Junction on the US 60. http://royalfaires.com/arizona/