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At M?s Wireless, clients can sign onto Cricket Wireless phone plans or stock up on sundry cell-phone peripherals. Cricket offers plans with amenities such as no roaming charges, unlimited data plans, and phones preloaded with the numbers of every player on the 1992 men's Cricket World Cup teams. A selection of phone cases, speakers, and chargers augment M?s's lineup of smartphones and basic phones. In addition to supplying accessories, the staff repairs cracked phone screens and broken charging ports and speakers.

3201 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix,
AZ
US

For more than three decades, Arizona Hiking Shack has been outfitting outdoor adventure seekers with seasonal gear for thrill-inducing off-road journeys. Conquer white waters or cruise along serene streams with a one-day kayak rental. Arizona Hiking Shack provides kayaks for solo or doubles trips, ideal for Captain and Tennille tribute bands to paddle down the Salt River together.

3244 East Thomas Road
Phoenix,
AZ
US

Inside Arcadia Sports, athletes and fitness enthusiasts find what they need to replenish their stock of equipment and apparel. Baseball and softball gloves, bats, bags, and cleats equip players for practice or games, and the store's outdoor batting cages help keep them in prime shape for homerun hitting or window breaking. Slider shorts protect rumps from abrasion during base-sliding, and youth jersey shirts protect skin from moisture with Bio-Dri technology. Exercise enthusiasts can peruse kettlebells, free weights, and cardio machines for tools to help build muscle at home.

3406 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix,
AZ
US

Much more than bedding, Mattress 2 Go accessorizes a home's dining, living, and lounging quarters with hundreds of affordable furniture pieces in traditional and contemporary designs. Scour scores of mattresses, including the Montera Full Euro Top ($170) or classic queen pillow top, styled for sleepy couples or houseguesting uncles from Fresno ($120). Give offspring something to climb besides the walls with a blue twin metal bunk bed ($209) and its bright blue overlay, which ergonomically handle monkey business. A contemporary black-tube futon frame resurrects visions of college without revisiting exams or spilled cups of ramen noodles ($89), while a three-piece set of espresso coffee and end tables entertains more realized, homeowning dreams at hand ($179). Same-day delivery is available for all purchases for an additional fee that is not covered in the cost of your Groupon.

3420 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix,
AZ
US

The Dinner Detective's troupe of talented actors engages audiences with an evening of laughs, intrigue, and suspense as mock murder accompanies a four-course meal where everyone in attendance is a suspect. A dressed-down cast of professional Hollywood- and Chicago-trained sleuths circulate through the crowd, sniffing out phony alibis and asking the hard questions to solve the mystery of each whodunit. Before the night is over, the fictional criminal is cuffed, and the most accurately detecting diner takes home a prize package.

The Dinner Detective leases out its gumshoes to clean up crime during private events such as fundraisers, family reunions, or embezzlement hearings. The thespians have sharpened their entertaining chops by performing for Fortune 500 companies such as Universal Studios and Walt Disney Imagineering.

2333 East Thomas Road
Phoenix,
AZ
US

The Stuffington Bear Factory's staff and guests manufacture stuffed animals on-site from scratch, filling the store with plush creations and youthful joviality. Toy companions are crafted from American-made materials and well trained to accept blame for crayon drawings on the living-room wall. Kids choose from a variety of fauna—such as bears, bunnies, horses, and monkeys—from which to expand their plush menageries. Before taking their friends to their new forever homes, tykes engorge their new charges with stuffing and stock their plush pals' wardrobes with T-shirts, dresses, and even Halloween costumes.

2302 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix,
AZ
US