In an unprecedented event for the award-winning producer of juried fine art and wine festivals in Arizona, Thunderbird Artists will host its inaugural “Sculpture & Wine Festival” on Fri., Sat., and Sun., Jan. 15, 16 & 17, 2016 in Fountain Hills. The juried show will feature more than 60 acclaimed sculptors from around the globe, giving awestruck patrons a chance to view and purchase stunning,... Read More
Resorts Reimagined North Valley resort staples freshen up for a new generation of guests. By Alison Bailin Batz Scottsdale boasts more than 70 major hotels and resorts, which equates to nearly 10,000 rooms just itching for new and returning guests every single night. “Simply being located in the... Read More
The Phoenix Children’s Chorus is proud to present their Holiday Concert Series, “When You Believe” in both the East Valley and North Scottsdale. Sat., Dec. 5 at 7 pm Higley Center for the Performing Arts 4132 E. Pecos Rd. Gilbert AZ 85295 Sun., Dec. 6... Read More
Golf & Tech Valley golf courses are looking to the future as they incorporate innovative ways to enhance the golfing experience. By Cassandra Byrd “What’s your favorite thing about golfing?” If you present that question to a group of golfers, you’ll get a half-dozen different answers, but... Read More
Photographer Christopher Oshana By Nicole Royse Local photographic artist Christopher Oshana’s work is raw, emotional, and moving. His imagery ranges from the majestic Arizona landscape, to rustic still lifes and captivating portraits that offer a glimpse into his subject’s psyche, as well as his own military past. A... Read More
Thirty of the top golfers over the age of 50 will head to north Scottsdale this month to compete in the Schwab Cup. By Cassandra Johnson If it’s November, then it’s time for the Schwab Cup Championship. It’s this time of year when the Champions Tour counts up... Read More
Registration for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona’s 2016 Walk On! Challenge starts Oct. 20. The children’s health program takes place every February and is available to all Arizona fourth- and fifth-grade teachers at no cost. Registration closes on Nov. 20. Teachers who register receive a tool kit... Read More
DIY Magnet Wall Scottsdale mom Kristin Caliendo makes an easy-to-do decorating project that makes learning fun. When my son came home from preschool one day, waving a piece of construction paper with his name spelled out LEIF, I was so excited that I wanted to find a way... Read More
The following American Institute of Architects Arizona-member architectural firms are among the best in the Valley. As leaders in their field, they create stunning structures that stand out as works of art. AAK Architecture & Interiors, Inc. 7585 E Redfield Rd., Suite 106 Scottsdale (480) 588-5852 aakaii.com... Read More
Arizona’s leading Lego user group displays miniature city, sparks imagination Desert Ridge Marketplace, together with Cactus Brick, Arizona’s leading Lego user group, will give Valley residents the chance to see exactly how creativity, combined with basic building principles, can help a miniature Lego City* rise out of the... Read More
Mark your calendar for the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort’s Tree Lighting & Breakfast with Santa Series! Local families are invited to gather and celebrate the holiday season with Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort during the resort’s annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event on Dec. 4 and “Breakfast With... Read More
Scarizona Scaregrounds––a frightening experience! Located at 1901 N. Alma School Road in Mesa, Scarizona Scaregrounds features two haunted houses––Epic Fear and Slayer’s Slaughter House. Epic Fear will plays on every phobia you can imagine. The dark and scary of what nightmares are made of, Slayer’s Slaughter House is... Read More
Polo Party By Sondra Barr What do you get when a posh, upper crust sport like polo is reimagined by a splashy Scottsdale PR firm tasked with bringing renewed attention to a game considered out-of-reach and out-of-touch? Answer: The Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses &... Read More
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Sunny skies, breathtaking desert landscapes, and a carefree lifestyle are what you can expect to find any time of the year in Scottsdale. It’s much more than just a resort town.
Visitors come to get pampered at some of the most luxurious five-star resorts in the country, and locals stay for the near-perfect weather and plenty of other reasons.
It’s no surprise that the The New York Times named Scottsdale as one of the "hippest and most happening" places in the country, Scottsdale is home to a variety of beautiful nightclubs, restaurants, furnished rentals, hotels, casinos, lounges and bars - what makes Scottsdale such a great place to live is no mystery.
Scottsdale has made a point of preserving its Western history and culture, and creating a strong art community. With a population of over 230,000 and counting, Scottsdale has become regarded as one of the best places to live... Read More