Take the month to finalize your designs for Uptown Plaza’s art competition. The plaza will accept submissions June 1-15 for artwork on their seven benches around the center. Artists will have one month to complete their artwork on the benches (July 1-31), which will then be placed back at Uptown Plaza with a placard acknowledging each artist’s work. A stipend will be given to the seven chosen artists. www.uptownplaza.com.Full Article >
Uptown Plaza in Central Phoenix has launched an art contest to decorate the center’s seven wooden benches.
Uptown Plaza, 100 E. Camelback Road, will accept submissions for artwork June 1-15. The benches were made by Modern Manor’s Ryan Durkin, who recreated them based on blueprints found in an old trunk of one of Disneyland’s original designers.
Artists will have one month to complete their artwork on the benches (July 1-31), which will then be placed back at Uptown Plaza with a placard acknowledging each artists work. A stipend will be given to the seven chosen artists.
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Uptown Plaza, 100 E. Camelback Road, is welcoming spring with a series of free events every Saturday in March. Come for movies, music and yoga in the courtyard, and stay for lunch or dinner at one of the plaza’s 11 restaurants or browse the offerings at one of 11 retailers on-site. The March schedule includes: movie screening of “The Sandlot,” 6 p.m. March 2; music by Mike Chapman, 4-7 p.m. March 9; Yoga in the Courtyard with Sweatshop, 10:30 a.m. March 16; acoustic music, 4-7 p.m. March 23; and movie screening of “La La Land,” 6 p.m. March 30. All events are free and open to the public. For the music and movie events, bring your own blanket or chair to sit on; for yoga, bring your own mat. For more information, visit www.uptownplazaphx.com.Full Article >
Uptown Plaza is celebrating spring with a series of events taking place in the shopping center’s courtyard every Saturday this month, from movies to music to yoga: March 2, Movie in the Courtyard at 6 p.m. (The Sandlot); March 9, Music in the Courtyard from 4-7 p.m. (acoustic); March 16, Yoga in the Courtyard with Sweatshop on Central at 10:30 a.m.; March 23, Music in the Courtyard from 4-7 p.m. (acoustic); and March 30, Movie in the Courtyard at 6 p.m. (La La Land), www.uptownplazaphx.comFull Article >
This December, get in the holiday spirit with a little help from Uptown Plaza, 100 E. Camelback Road.
Every Saturday before Christmas (Dec. 1, 8, 15 and 22) from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., guests can take pictures with Santa, sip hot cocoa and apple cider provided by Elly’s Brunch & Cafe, and hand off the gift-wrapping hassle to professional “elves.”Full Article >
The two companies are still working on a date for the Adler store to open at Modernique, but it will likely be in August.Full Article >
Scoopwell’s Dough Bar, a Valley company that makes and sells edible cookie dough, will open its first location at Phoenix’s Uptown Plaza in September.Full Article >
Developers are finding tenants that work well together, and they’re finding it’s working. So are businesses.Full Article >
Modernique, the Uptown Plaza home furnishing source by famed interior designer and author, Julia Buckingham, has been named to the 2018 Retail Stars list by Home Accents Today magazine. The list highlights 50 Retail Stars, sponsored by AmericasMart Atlanta, and publishes each year in Home Accents Today’s May issue.Full Article >
With the Scottsdale location bursting at the seams, Chula Seafood’s owners are bringing their seafood shop and restaurant to Phoenix’s Uptown Plaza, joining Lou Malnati’s, Shake Shack, Flower Child.Full Article >