Through August 10
Hip-Hop International Dance Championship Finals
http://www.hiphopinternational.com/world-hip-hop-dance-championship
Daring dancers, carnal beats and the hottest dance moves are all part of this high energy event. Thousands of dancers worldwide have competed to arrive at this hip-hop dance showdown held at Gila River Arena.

Through August 11
Summer Cocktail Camp
www.summercocktailcamp.com
Continuing the Summer Cocktail Camp series, attendees learn from local celebrity bartenders as these local 
movers and shakers mix, mingle and sample their own cool libations alongside guests. Tickets include up to four cocktails and two hours of fun. This week’s event will be held at Chico Malo in downtown Phoenix.

Through August 25
Bar Brawl
www.sanctuaryoncamelback.com
The Valley’s best bartenders from the Valley’s top hotels and bars battle for the ultimate title of Bar Brawl Champion in this craft cocktail competition. Sample their refreshing creations on Sunday at Sanctuary Camelback Resort & Spa.

Through August 30
Art Exhibition
www.scottsdalelibrary.org/exhibitions
Artist Shachi Kale’s exhibit, Before Ever After: My American Fairytale, showcases paintings of her journey from Mumbai, India to “happily ever after” in Chandler, Arizona. The works are on view at the Appaloosa Library in Scottsdale.

Through August 31
Flashlight Tours
www.dbg.org
Guests experience a magical twilight adventure during these self-paced tours which provide an opportunity to see, hear and feel the desert night.

Through October 3
Taco Demonstrations
www.shopbiltmore.com
To celebrate the Arizona Taco Festival at Biltmore Fashion Park with a once-a-month cooking demo from one of the Valley’s top Mexican chefs. Dishes will also be paired with a cocktail specially made for the dish.

Through September 2
Art on the Wild Side
www.phoenixzoo.org
Artists Lawrence Finkel and April Howland will showcase their unique vision of wildlife and conservation via photography, paint and mixed media. Art will be available for purchase and Zoo admission is required to visit the Savanna Gallery.

August 10-11
Musical Icon: Elvis™
www.mim.org
Shake, Rattle and Roll your way to the Musical Instrument Museum in celebration of the legendary Elvis Presley. Guests are invited to view documentaries and film screenings, attend talks by scholars, explore tunes from “The King’s” movies, craft hip-swiveling Elvis stick puppets, play, sing and dance to Presley’s chart-topping hits.

August 10
Mile High Brew Festival
http://www.milehighbrewfest.com
Escape from the heat with the 8th annual Mile High  Brew Festival, a premiere beer tasting event in downtown Prescott.  Local restaurants and food trucks will provide nourishment and a portion of the proceeds will benefit The Boys & Girls Club.

August 13
Stroller Tour Tuesday
www.phxart.org
Discover the Phoenix Art Museum with your baby in tow and give your brain a morning boost. Caregivers and their littlest ones, up to 18 months, join educators for art-inspired conversation designed for curious adults and the youngest museum visitors. Advance reservations are required as the tour size is limited.

August 13-18
Sparkling Week
www.beckettstable.com
Beckett’s Table is celebrating Sparkling Week. Enjoy your favorite champagne or sparkling drink with mouth-savoring food pairings prepared by Chef Justin Beckett.