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Roar with Dinosaurs
Arizona Museum of Natural History
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Lower Salt River, Tonto National Forest
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Culinary

When you think of Arizona, the first thing that comes to mind probably isn’t olive oil.  Visitors are flocking to the Queen Creek Olive Mill, a family-owned olive farm that embraces the entire olive oil-making process from “Blossom to Bottle.”    Start off your visit

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 8:00 AM

Fresh Foodie Must: Farmers Market Roundup

Here at Visit Mesa, we call the path of agriculture-driven attractions and farmers markets the “ Fresh Foodie Trail® ,” where agritourists find themselves in fresh foodie heaven. We’re often referred to as the “culinary gateway to Phoenix and Scottsdale. Here’s our

Mesa isn’t just a place for wonderful weather, golfing and shopping; the dining and entertainment opportunities are some of the best in Greater Phoenix! With unique performances from dueling pianos to Dixieland jazz, you’re sure to find a musical hangout you’ll love in City

Monday, February 29, 2016 11:00 AM by Visit Mesa Team

Cheers! 6 Bars for the Weekend

Popstar Rihanna once sang “Cheers to the weekend. I’ll drink to that!” We think that a week well spent working hard at the office (or wherever you work) calls for celebratory drinks on the weekend. We’ve put together a list of the 6 places that our 21+ readers need to drink

Monday, February 29, 2016 8:00 AM by Guest

5 Must-stop Places Along the Mesa Foodie Trail

Expedia.com highlighted local farms and restaurants where you can get the freshest crops and cuisine.   In the dusty desert of the Valley of the Sun, it’s striking to come across rich fields of thriving crops. Rows of greenery line the Arizona landscape, juxtaposing the dry heat and rocky

Friday, February 19, 2016 11:00 AM by Visit Mesa Team

Get Your Guac On

Ya, ya, we know guac is extra but these guacamole stops in City Limitless® are worth the upcharge. Explore the flavors of the region through an assortment of inspired guacamole dishes found throughout the city: Barrio Queen Nationally-renowned for their tableside preparation of the bowl, the

Saturday, February 6, 2016 9:00 AM by Visit Mesa Team

Olive You! Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas

If you didn’t catch that pun, look a little closer. Olive you = I love you. After all, that’s what Valentine’s Day is all about. What better way to show your significant other that you love them by taking them out to a beautiful Valentine’s Day dinner? Luckily for us,

Monday, January 11, 2016 11:00 AM by Visit Mesa Team

Delicious Downtown Gilbert

A culinary renaissance is underway in downtown Gilbert and you’re invited! The recent redevelopment of the Gilbert Heritage District has brought some of the best culinary offerings of the Phoenix-area all in one place.   Rated as one of the five best Food Neighborhoods in metro Phoenix by