12th St. & Oak St. Traffic Circle, Images Courtesy of the State Historic Preservation Office

12th St. & Oak St. Traffic Circle, Images Courtesy of the State Historic Preservation Office

Description: In 1984, the AZ Showmen’s Association (the state’s “carny” organization) and the Professional Musician’s Union reveal Coronado’s creative inclinations. Twenty-five years later, artistic practices abound: in 2011 Phoenix Magazine named Coronado, “aka Funkytown,” one of the top ten best places to live in the Valley, especially for “burning man habitués and people forever looking for ‘the next Willo’
Date: 4/2011
Location: Phoenix