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Nissan LEAF Sets Plug-In Vehicle Sales Record for 2014

The eco-friendly, reliable Nissan LEAF had quite the year in 2014. It hit a milestone when its 100,000th model was sold, it was named the Cleanest Car in America by Automotive Science Group, and just recently, it was announced that it broke a sales record with 30,200 models sold in 2014! The Nissan LEAF is the only plug-in model to ever sell over 30,000 units in a year’s time, which makes the record all the more special.

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See Patton Oswalt at Stand Up Live!

Start off the New Year with a good laugh at Stand Up Live! Actor and comedian Patton Oswalt will be lighting up the stage on Saturday, Jan. 24 to help kick off 2015. Well-known in the comedy circuit and acting world, Oswalt's claim to fame was playing Spence Olchin on the former CBS sitcom "The King of Queens." He has since been taking his stand-up comedy chops around the world and now's your chance to see him live and in person!

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2nd Annual Hometown Christmas Parade

Discover the true meaning of Christmas and get into the holiday spirit at this year's 2nd Annual Hometown Christmas Parade. The event takes place in Historic Downtown Glendale on Dec. 13 at 11 A.M. Featuring vibrant floats and sing-a-longs from the Hometown Christmas Carolers, the Christmas Parade will spread holiday joy as it makes its way through the streets of Glendale.

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Phoenix Zoo: ZooLights

Enjoy a little holiday fun at the Phoenix Zoo during their annual ZooLights event running Nov. 24, 2014 - Jan. 11, 2015. Ideal for the entire family, ZooLights is a unique lighting spectacle featuring 700 animal and holiday-themed displays spread out throughout the Phoenix Zoo grounds. The stunning exhibit also features a series of Music in Motion light shows, a realistic 4-D Polar Express experience and horse-drawn carriage rides.

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Nissan Skyline Gets Artistic Sharpie Treatment


When one lucky man recently got his hands on a used 1995 R33 Nissan Skyline GTR, he thought a few tuning upgrades was all the car needed to get it back in tip top shape; however, his wife had other ideas in mind. With just a Sharpie and a knack for drawing, she set out to redesign the entire car with exotic doodles, giving it a unique personality.
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Halloween Monster Bash

The city of Peoria is officially holding their annual Halloween Monster Bash on Saturday, Oct. 25, at Centennial Plaza. A fun event for families, the city's signature festival features a wide array of activities for children to enjoy that play up the Halloween spirit. From trick-or-treating to carnival games, the Halloween Monster Bash has it all and admission to the festival is free!

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'Project Titan' Truck Complete; Hits the Alaskan Trails

Nissan's crowd-sourced pickup truck, Project Titan, is finally complete and currently taking on the trails of Alaska. Navigated by two Wounded Warrior Project Alumni, David Guzman and Kevin McMahon, the Titan is equipped with a variety of off-roading components selected by fans that allow it to tackle rigorous terrain with ease. These necessary additions expand the truck's capabilities and help support the epic adventure that lies ahead for Guzman and McMahon - a trip of a lifetime.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Desert Stages Theater presents a live adaptation of the classic Ken Kesey novel, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest." Running from Sept. 5 through Oct. 26, this powerful tale tells the story of Randle McMurphy, a felon who is forced to serve a jail sentence in a mental hospital after pleading insanity. Throughout the play, his rebellious actions serve as the main focus, along with his constant interactions with Head Nurse Ratched, leading up to a shocking climax you'll never see coming.

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