The Arizona Heritage Center at Papago Park is truly a hidden gem. While most may already know about the importance of the 5 C’s: copper, cattle, cotton, citrus, and climate, the museum explores each one in detail. Uncover the history of Arizona through permanent exhibits that tell the story of the early settlers, natives and newcomers, along with the massive transformation Arizona has gone through since WWII.
Sunday A’Fair is Back in Action
The weather is beautiful and Sunday A’Fair at Scottsdale Civic Center Mall is back! Presented by Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, the series has become a staple since it began more than 30 years ago, transforming the park into a space that picnickers, music lovers and art aficionados alike can enjoy.
Hear music from some of the top local artists, and check-out the pop-up arts market …
It’s Electric! Desert Botanical Garden Lights Up The Desert
A truly multi-sensory experience, Electric Desert is the Desert Botanical Garden’s latest exhibition, incorporating light, sound and stunning visuals by Philadelphia-based creative group, Klip Collective.
The exhibition includes seven site-specific installations throughout the garden. Strategic digital mapping corresponds with the terrain of the garden, resulting in light that is beautifully and thoughtfully projected onto a variety of desert plant species. Music and light combine …
Dining with a View at elements
elements has truly become an Arizona classic. Perched on the north side of Camelback Mountain inside the iconic Sanctuary Resort, this restaurant features ingredient-driven cuisine produced by award-winning Chef Beau MacMillan. He and his talented culinary team transform some of the world’s best organic produce, hormone-free meats, and sustainably sourced seafood into beautifully indulgent works of art.
A few stars on the elements dinner menu include the daikon and honey crisp apple salad, …
Zak’s Chocolate | A Sweet Retreat
Zak’s Chocolate is best described as a sweet little gem, as it embodies the essence of the world’s favorite confection, chocolate! They pride themselves on being the only chocolatier in Arizona that sources ethically sourced cocoa beans through direct trade from reputable farms. Not only does this award-winning, craft chocolate maker ensure that they use the best cocoa beans available, but they also roast and grind the beans on the premises to create their own unique blend.