Grab your friends and join Local First Arizona for our annual Independents Week Bar Crawl! We’re hitting five local stops for $4 drink specials on Saturday, June 29th in Downtown Phoenix. Ready to see how local you can go? Compete in our scavenger hunt to solve clues and win local prizes! Free to attend, 21+ only.
Resinate is a re-manufacturing company that collects plastic waste from local businesses (often ones that don’t have access to a recycling program) and reprocesses that waste into 100% recycled plastic products, and to do all of that, they need you to volunteer!
Strap on your bowling shoes and hit the lanes at Let It Roll Bowl for the 7th ‘Basically Annual’ Phoenix Independents Bowl, an all local bowling tournament comprised of members of Phoenix's best bands, businesses, and independent minded citizens. The 7th Phoenix Independents Bowl will be held on Sunday, July 7th at Let It Roll Bowl, one of the only independently owned bowling alleys in Phoenix. All ages; $25 per bowler.
Celebrate Arizona at the 14th Annual Arizona Fall Festival! Certified local, family-friendly, pet-friendly, this festival is a blast! Enjoy an all-AZ Beer and Wine Garden, local music and performances, local food samples, kids activities, 200 local vendors and more! Become a Fall Festival Volunteer!
Volunteers needed to help with recycling at this fun event!
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.
Join us on First Friday (July 6th) with Practical Art for a local pop-up Independents Week Celebration! Robot making class, Hidden Track Bottle Shop tastings, 20% off coupons, and the newest reception opening for “Human Nature” by artist, Magda Gluszek Art
Volunteers needed to help green the Tempe Town Lake Fourth of July Festival!
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.
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!
Volunteer help needed to check-in guests and to divert waste from the Breadfruit’s 10th anniversary party!
Celebrate Earth Day by volunteering at one of the most popular Earth Day events in Phoenix! Volunteers are needed to help with eco-classes and promoting sustainability through tabling.
Ever wonder what happens to your recycling once it leaves your curbside bin? Meet Local First Arizona's Green Team at Phoenix’s Material Recovery Facility (aka the MRF) where you will see how recycling is sorted and processed. This eye-opening tour is free and you'll walk away with a new appreciation for recycling.
Thanks to our friends at Recyclebank for supporting this event! Attendees will receive bonus points from Recyclebank for attending. The North Gateway Transfer Station is located at 30205 N. Black Canyon Hwy, Phoenix and we will meet there. RSVP via email to [email protected].
Spend the morning with community members cleaning up the Roosevelt Row neighborhood! This area is home to local businesses, restaurants, galleries and residences, along with hosting First Friday and other events. We will spend the day picking up litter to make the area more welcoming, helping out at the Roosevelt Growhouse and assisting businesses in the neighborhood with any special projects. We'll meet at the Local First Arizona office located at 407 E. Roosevelt St.
Thanks to our friends at SoulCare by CCC, Keep Phoenix Beautiful and Recyclebank for supporting this event! Volunteers will receive bonus points from Recyclebank for helping out! Email [email protected] to RSVP or with questions.
Become a certified Ambassador of Local First Arizona!
Join us for our Volunteer Appreciation hang out at Bonus Round in Phoenix! Hear final stats from 2017 and what we're planning for 2018
The Sustainable Living Forum an educational series of speaking events, where experts in the community will share their thoughts and encourage discussion about a different topic each month. The goal of the series is to inform and empower guests on how to live a more sustainable lifestyle.