It's that hot!

Hey, neighbour! Ready to add a little sunshine to your life? Scottsdale has everything you need for a memorable warm-weather getaway. And to show your loonies a little love, we’ve pulled together special deals and fun experiences that include all the best Scottsdale has to offer – outstanding resorts and spas, championship golf and more outdoor adventures and activities than you can shake a hockey stick at.

So, grab your sunscreen, ditch the toque and join us in Scottsdale. We’ll save you a seat by the pool!

  • This story will be updated in April 2023. There's no better way to kick off summer than by spending Memorial Day weekend in Scottsdale! From pool parties and desert adventures to breathtaking sunrise hikes, there's plenty of fun to be had this holiday weekend! Head to a Pool Party Check out OH Pool at Hotel Valley Ho, the legendary Wet Deck at W Scottsdale, and The Saguaro Scottsdale both of
  • Whether you call him dad, papa, or pops, your father deserves some appreciation on Father’s Day (June 18, 2023). There’s nothing better than spoiling your dad with your time, so treat him to a special Scottsdale outing on his special day! Here are some great ideas to celebrate Dad this year. IF DAD LOVES TO HAVE BREAKFAST… While brunch may feel a little on the feminine side, a lot of places
  • This story will be updated in August 2023. Labor Day is, ironically, a day you typically don’t have to work. So why not spend it in Scottsdale where you can celebrate the American workforce and the traditional end of summer with sunny skies, wide-open spaces, plenty of relaxation, and of course delicious food and drinks! Things To Do: Detours American West Check an item (or two!) off your
  • The Sonoran Desert in and around Scottsdale is a breathtaking natural environment that invites adventure and discovery. To help protect the desert’s uniquely fragile ecosystem, we encourage you to follow the Seven Principles of Leave No Trace exploration. While Leave No Trace has its roots in backcountry trekking and camping, these principles can be applied anywhere you want to explore! 1. Plan
  • Spring in the Sonoran Desert means sunny, blue skies, brats and brews at the ballpark, and colorful wildflowers galore along our Sonoran Desert trails. Mid-February through April is the ideal time of year for outdoor events and activities like these. Check out our list below for why everyone loves spending spring break in Scottsdale. Catch a Spring Training Baseball Game Sunny skies, cold

$1,000 Trivia

Mar. 21 - Mar. 16,2025

This event reoccurs every Tuesday. Each Tuesday, we’re putting $1,000 cash and other exciting prizes up for grabs. Enjoy big fun, exciting competition, and great drink specials in The Showroom at Casino Arizona. Be sure to come early to secure your

An Artist’s Legacy: Drawing with Local Artist Carolyn Lavender

Mar. 21 - Mar. 21,2023

Roosevelt “Rip” Woods (1933–2001) made a lasting impact on all his students in his 27 years of teaching at Arizona State University. Among them was local artist Carolyn Lavender, who will be passing on some of his most influential art-making

Apothecary Blend Bar at Andaz Scottsdale

Mar. 21 - Sep. 01,2023

This event reoccurs every Tuesday and Wednesday. Learn how aromatherapy can positively affect your well-being as our aromatherapy consultant provides insights into the world of essential oils—and creates a personalized blend for you.

Arizona Fine Art Expo

Mar. 21 - Mar. 26,2023

The Arizona Fine Art EXPO is dedicated to the enhancement of art appreciation and education. Whether you are an avid art collector or a new patron of the arts, the Arizona Fine Art EXPO combines the aspects of a juried fine art festival, the elements

Bar Cart Series at The Canal Club

Mar. 21 - Dec. 20,2023

This event reoccurs every 3rd Wednesday of the month. Journey through the history, makings, and tastings of a selected specialty liquor or alcohol at Scottsdale’s most tropical oasis. Featuring a Chef designed 4-course prix fixe menu precisely paired

  • Exploring Scottsdale’s great outdoors isn’t off the table in summer – you just need to plan ahead so you can beat the heat! Here's a list of the best outdoor summer activities in Scottsdale (and when to do them!) so you can still enjoy our wide open spaces, despite the warm days. Sunrise Hikes Scottsdale’s Sonoran Desert is at its summer best at sunrise. A short hike on an easy trail in
  • Ditch the ballroom—and the boardroom—and host your next meeting or celebration in the sprawling wonder of the Sonoran Desert, at a swanky Old Town museum, or in the historic winter home of Frank Lloyd Wright. From glorious gardens to chic art galleries, we’re rounding up the most unique event venues near Scottsdale. Cloth & Flame Searching for a chic, boho event venue? Few settings are as
  • It’s safe to say there’s no bad view at the Grand Canyon – it’s all breathtaking. But with multiple scenic overlooks to choose from, it’s hard to know where to start. So we asked our friends at DETOURS American West and REI Co-op Experiences to give us their top picks for Grand Canyon scenic views. Here’s what they said: DETOURS American West Lipan Point is one of our favorite viewpoints
  • Make new vacation memories with a visit to Scottsdale’s best pools! Collectively, the city's 70 resorts and hotels boast more than 130 shimmering, turquoise pools for swimming, splashing and lounging. From sand beaches and plush cabanas to water slides and underwater music, here are a handful of Scottsdale’s coolest and most photogenic pools. Mountain Shadows With stunning views of iconic
  • Gone are the days when all a park needed to be considered cool were a few trees, picnic benches, grass and, if you were lucky, a playground for the kiddos. Today, we demand more of our parks – exercise courses, lakes for fishing, hiking trails and safe places for our four-legged friends to run free. And while we’re at it, a garden filled with blooming flowers and native plants would be nice, too.