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See Inspired Glass Art by Dale Chihuly at the Desert Botanical Garden

It’s hard to imagine the Desert Botanical Garden being more beautiful than it naturally is, but somehow the installation of glass art designed by Dale Chihuly manages to do just that. The organic shapes of Mr. Chihuly’s glass designs juxtaposed with the desert plants is truly inspired. I experienced the glass at night when the pieces were lit, adding a glow to them. They seemed to naturally grow from the desert floor as if they have always been a part of the landscape.

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Experience a Private Chef’s Table at the Food Truck Caravan

You may have heard of the Food Truck Caravan that happens every Saturday night at Goldwater and 5th Avenue in Downtown Scottsdale. This gathering of gourmet trucks has been elevated with a new offering — a private Chef’s Table featuring five courses.

WP_20131019_003I arrived on a beautiful fall evening with a few friends and we were escorted to our private “kasbah” tent. Our chef …

Stop In to Culinary Dropout

Culinary Dropout is Sam Fox’s unique gastro-pub restaurant that also features live acoustic music Thursday through Saturday. The food is excellent and the service is stellar!

Culinary Dropout

We started with an antipasto platter that was amazing – soft round pretzels with a provolone fondue, roasted beets, pickled peppers, prosciutto, and a variety of cheeses! It could easily have been dinner.

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Experience Unique Public Art: The Doors

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to stand inside a giant kaleidoscope? Artist Donald Lipski pondered this, while making toys for his children. When he had the opportunity to create the “The Doors“, he decided to create his own kaleidoscope. This wonderful piece of public art can be seen on the southwest corner of Scottsdale Road and Camelback Road in Downtown Scottsdale.

The Doors