Photos courtesy of Desert Ridge Marketplace

The holidays may be over, but the fun never comes to an end at Desert Ridge Marketplace. This January, guests of all ages can enjoy new and exciting experiences including Sip & Stroll, LIT Mini Golf, live local bands, and more.

On Thurs., Jan. 12, Desert Ridge Marketplace plans to kick off a new Sip & Stroll program in The District. Guests aged 21 years or older are invited to visit approved Sip & Stroll stops, grab their favorite beverage, and drink it in designated outdoor areas – seven days a week. Approved Sip & Stroll stops include Artichoke Basille’s Pizza, Copper Blues Live, Dave & Buster’s, Sid’s Garage, Spitz Mediterranean, and The Whining Pig Beer & Wine Bar.

LIT Mini Golf returns to The District every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from Jan. 13 to Feb. 5 in honor of the WM Phoenix Open. Test your putting skills at an 18-hole neon-lit course and enjoy hole-in-one offers from your favorite restaurants and retailers. Plus, stay tuned for details on how you can score a pair of tickets to the WM Phoenix Open with purchase (while supplies last).

The 6th Annual Lunar New Year Festival will also return on Saturday, Jan. 21 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in celebration of the Year of the Rabbit. 9 Dragons Kung Fu takes over The District Stage for a morning of cultural performances, dramatic lion dances, art, and more. This event is free and open to the public.

To top it all off, you can enjoy the hottest local bands at The District Stage every Friday and Saturday evening from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This month’s lineup includes performances from New Philosophy, Come Back Buddy, Metropolis Man, and more.

Desert Ridge Marketplace is located at 21001 N. Tatum Blvd. For more information, visit