Join us as we learn about the effects that the fast fashion industry has on the environment, and how shopping at second hand (and local!) shops can help you reduce your impact.
Marketing and advertising are more than being able to know the ins and outs of social media, knowing how to capture your audience with the right message is the key. Whether you are a business owner, board member, or event planner it is critical to never forget how important writing is for gathering buy-in of your products or ideas. Join us this month as we learn key tips on how to strengthen our written communication for optimum success.
Volunteers needed to help green the Tempe Town Lake Fourth of July Festival!
The Phoenix Independents Bowl is an all local bowling tournament comprised of members of Phoenix's best bands, businesses, and independent minded citizens. The 6th Phoenix Independents Bowl will be held on Sunday, July 8th at Let It Roll Bowl, one of the only independently owned bowling alleys in Phoenix.
¡Acompáñenos este 11 de julio a nuestra reunión empresarial en Waffle Taco! Fuerza Local los invita cordialmente a nuestra reunión de Junio donde tendrá la oportunidad de conocer, aprender y compartir sus conocimientos con otros empresarios del valle. Recuerde que las reuniones empresariales están abiertas para todos los miembros de Fuerza Local y los alentamos a que inviten a sus amigos emprendedores para que nos acompañen al igual.
Para más información, comuníquese con Mayra Vargas a [email protected]
At every Locals' Night, Local First Arizona partners with one independent business to host a curated experience for the community. Join us at Pay 'n Take during July's Locals' Night for wine tasting!
Get ready to connect with local members and an incredible digital marketing team as we sneak inside and behind the scenes of the innovative space at DigitalWire360!
Discover the arts, culture, and heritage of Douglas with this affordable, weekend getaway trip!
Enjoy a variety of restaurants and breweries local to Tucson at the first annual Brews & Bites. Tucson Originals Restaurants and Baja Arizona Craft Brewers collaborate to bring a unique tasting menu inspired by Tucson’s vibrant craft beer scene.
Join us for A Fine Line, a unique opportunity that is part of the RELISH FilmBar and Devour Phoenix Film Series. Enjoy the film with a delicious food/beverage pairing! On the menu this month…Tamara Stanger from Helio Basin Brewery & Danielle Leoni from The Breadfruit & Rum Bar!
June webinar will take businesses into the depths of target marketing - identify who your key audience is, where they like to get their info, and top trends happening in social media.
History and culture are two of the many aspects that make living in small-town Arizona so wonderful. Residents can enjoy the magic of Route 66 or the ruins of ancient civilizations right in their backyards. This history that contributes to making our homes so special can be leveraged in healthy ways as an economic driver. Join us, this month, as we learn about organizations and places across the state that use their historic assets to generate revenue for the community and educate on the past.
Join Local First Arizona and Alliance Bank of Arizona in Flagstaff for an evening barbecue, hosted by our very own community bankers! Network with fellow independent businesses and local leaders on Wednesday, July 25th from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Join us in Wickenburg, August 9th and 10th for the 12th Annual Rural Policy Forum, a gathering of rural economic development professionals, nonprofits, community leaders, business owners, tribal communities, and other rural stakeholders who are interested in sustaining rural communities.
This is an opportunity to hear strategies from national experts as well as learn about success stories from around Arizona that give rural leaders like you the tools, resources and relationships they need to face current challenges.
This June McDowell Market hosts members in their adaptive reuse, collaborative space. Join us for an indoor summertime block party with local businesses all along the McDowell corridor.
At every Locals' Night, Local First Arizona partners with one independent business to host a curated experience for the community. Join us at Flagstaff General Store during June's Locals' Night to learn how to Chalk Paint for FREE!
Hotel Vendome is a popular spot for guests and locals alike to spend their afternoons and evenings and is conveniently located in the heart of Prescott’s downtown historic district: featuring 21 historic guest rooms and a cozy Craft Beer & Wine bar.
Join Local First Arizona for its first mixer in Globe/Miami. Learn all about the local movement taking place in Arizona and throughout the country. Bonus: Local business owners can learn how to join the largest local business coalition in North America!
Join Local First Arizona for our next luncheon at Craft 64, Scottsdale's premier venue for local craft beer, great wine and artisan wood-fired pizza. Connect with members in a casual setting. (Members pay for their own lunch ($18) and you can add a beer flight to your lunch for $11)
Co-sponsored by Local First Arizona. Arizona State Historic Preservation Office and Arizona State Parks and Trails present the 16th annual Arizona Historic Preservation Conference, this time arriving at the midcentury modern hotel gem, Hotel Valley Ho, in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale.
Blight is an issue that rural communities are constantly faced with. From illegal dumping of waste and lack of recycling options to dealing with dilapidated buildings and contaminated sites, there's a lot to do to keep towns clean and healthy. In this webinar, we will hear from three individuals who have contributed in redecorating their community from tatters to treasures.
This workshop will cover practical steps you can use to uncover your superpowers and develop a personal brand statement that clearly differentiates you and sets you apart in a noisy marketplace. Presented by local marketing expert & co-founder of Ideas Collide, Rebecca Clyde.
Explore new and interesting dishes at Tucson Originals Whiskey & Smoke. Restaurants of Tucson Originals will be preparing delicious appetizers to be paired with Hamilton Distillers Whiskey DEL BAC Classic and Dorado whiskeys for guests to enjoy. Barrio Brewing Co. will feature Ben’s Rojo Smoked Ribs and a Smoked Nolan’s Porter made exclusively for this event.
Discover the hidden gems of Downtown Gilbert on our Small Wonders Map Stroll! Open to everyone, free to attend. We will tour Tuft and Needle, Art Intersection, and Liberty Market!
At every Locals' Night, Local First Arizona partners with one independent business to host a curated experience for the community. Join us at Flagstaff Sports Exchange during April's Locals' Night for a FREE segway agility course ride.
Volunteer help needed to check-in guests and to divert waste from the Breadfruit’s 10th anniversary party!
Join us for our May Member Gathering at Goodmans Interior Structures to meet local-minded business owners in the Tucson community.
Join us at the World Bazaar and celebrate the vibrant culture of Phoenix with vendors from around the world providing specialty cuisines, crafts, and entertainment! Enjoy delicious food, live music, and specialty holiday shopping with local immigrant and refugee-owned businesses