December is turning out to be quite eventful and I’m not sure it’ll ever get cold here this year but I’ll take it. The Phoenix Suns are out there dominating and breaking their own records, old and new places are opening back up left and right, it’s a good time to be a Phoenician.

The APS Electric Light Parade is tomorrow! - Grab your chairs and enjoy the show, Starts at 7.

Tempe Festival of the Arts is this weekend - Great place to grab some locally made gifts for friends and family and a nice way to stroll through Tempe.

Netflix is making a movie about the infamous wrong ‘Grandma’ text message story - Didn’t realize they were in Arizona but a pretty cool and heartwarming story from the internet.

A jolly Redditor created a holiday lights map on google maps for Phoenix - This is his 2nd year doing it, he created the map based on various sources and from driving around with his dad.

Cornish Pasty Co is opening their 6th valley location at 32nd st and Union Hills - This is going to be a great addition to the North Phoenix area, congrats on the growth Cornish.

Scottsdazzle(Scottsdale) is hosting a bunch of holiday events this month - Holiday strolls with additional light installations, whiskey tastings, and various workshops.

Phoenix Union High School District is rolling out a fleet of electric school buses - The plan is to eventually replace every bus in the district, pretty nifty. Reading about this just brings back the diesel smell from the bus.

The Arizona Craft Brewery Guild ReCoupon book for next year is on sale - Various coupons for breweries all throughout Arizona, helps support the brewers and the guild.

Neighborly Public House is open in the former Stock & Stable space - A new elevated neighborhood spot, nice to have something back in that space.

Looking to help some local nonprofits? - ‘tis the season of giving and community service, here’s a good list of local nonprofits with a few details about how to help.

And don’t forget First Friday is tonight! - Here’s the Phoenix New Times guide, it’ll be a glorious night for it.

The #yesphx Winter Social is back and next week! - Grab a ticket and your fancy clothes, I’ll see ya there!

And The Womack is open again, the downtown ice rink is back this year, Garden Bar just opened at 6th ave. and Roosevelt.

Curated by Nick Hammond