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Scottsdale Living

About Scottsdale Living

Scottsdale Living is the preeminent publication for the dynamic, affluent, Scottsdale resident. The semiannual Best of Scottsdale is the must-keep issue packed with everything you need to live beautifully... home, health, fashion, beauty, food, fitness and more! Our editorial staff reviews hundreds of businesses and products and selects and features only the finest in spring and fall issues.

Dakota to host Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show viewing party


WHO: Dakota, one of downtown Scottsdale’s newest restaurant and bars, will host a special viewing party of the highly anticipated 2015 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The pre-party will be begin at 7:00 p.m. and the fashion show will air at 8:00 p.m. WHAT: The fashion show will showcase the top looks from the Victoria’s Secret… Read More →

Cibo e Vino collects turkeys for turkey shortage Eugene Bochkarev

The bird flu in the Midwest wiped out close to 8 million turkeys this year, according to recent reports. The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects the price of turkey to rise. In response to the turkey shortage, local restaurant, Cibo e Vino, is collecting turkeys this holiday season and donating them to local food bank, Vista… Read More →

Local restaurant, food advocacy business partner on Fresh Food Drive

Photo by Ric Fiero

The Market Restaurant + Bar by Jennifer’s has partnered with Hip Veggies, a local food advocacy business to help feed those in need this holiday season by hosting The Giving Tree, A Fresh Food Drive. Monetary donations will be accepted now until New Year’s Eve and will be donated to a local CSA (community supported… Read More →

Arizona Casinos offer Thanksgiving day dining deals

Tips for Preparing, Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

Foodies can celebrate Thanksgiving with an array of delicious delights at Talking Stick Resort and Casino Arizona. Both properties are honoring the holiday with special menu offerings on Nov. 26. Orange Sky at Talking Stick Resort Head to the property’s culinary jewel on the 15th floor and sample the prix fixe menu from 12-8 p.m.… Read More →

SOL Cocina gives back with holiday taco deal

SOL Cucina

Thursday, November 19th  through Wednesday, November 25th, SOL Cocina in Scottsdale will be selling Turkey Mole Tacos for $3 each. One-hundred percent of the proceeds of each of these tacos will go to help support local Scottsdale food bank Vista del Camino. This seasonal inspired taco is filled with dark turkey meat on a corn tortilla with melted… Read More →

Russo and Steele announces Arizona Car Week Event

Russo and Steele

Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions announced its return to Arizona Car Week January 27-31, 2016. Based in sunny Scottsdale, Russo and Steele is unquestionably one of the automotive stratospheres biggest, most important collector and investment grade automobile based auction event companies. Known across the globe as “The World’s Most Exciting Collector Automobile Auction”, Russo and… Read More →

Give a helping hand this holiday season Levente Gyori

The holidays are a special time, but there are members of our community who miss out on the magic of this season. They struggle with isolation, health or just making ends meet. You can make a difference for those in need by supporting one or more of the city’s holiday assistance programs. Scottsdale holiday programs that… Read More →

Massage Envy opens new north Scottsdale clinic

Massage Envy

Massage Envy, the national leader in professional, convenient and affordable massage and spa services with a co-op of 39 massage clinics statewide, has opened a clinic at 8698 E. Raintree Drive, Suite 105 in Scottsdale. The 3,500-square-foot clinic features 13 treatment rooms, four of which are dual-purpose rooms for massage and Murad Healthy Skin facials, and two couple… Read More →

Chef Justin Beckett and Southern Rail ease Thanksgiving angst

Beckett's Sprouts

Chef Justin Beckett wants to help families not only survive but thrive this holiday season by offering some tips, tricks and recipes to holiday home chefs. Starting November 10th, Chef Beckett will post some tips and recipes for his favorite holiday dishes on Facebook ( and Instagram (@southernrailaz). Home cooks can impress their guests on… Read More →

Valley chef, fit entrepreneurs launch Clean Bellys

Clean Belly's

Executive Chef Lauren Romanoff, fitness expert Dave Panozzo and entrepreneur Todd Chmelka, have turned their mutual love for incredibly tasty and healthy eating into a new meal delivery service called Clean Bellys. Clean Bellys currently delivers in East Valley cities, Scottsdale and Phoenix with plans to expand into the West Valley cities in 2016. Clean Bellys… Read More →

Healthy fast food trend sweeps the Valley

Salad and Go

Salad and Go will soon satisfy the need for better and healthier fast food with the opening of three new locations. This game changing, drive-thru fast food concept will open to Tolleson residents in December 2015, quickly followed by their first Phoenix location in January and their second Mesa location in February 2016, with four more… Read More →

W Scottsdale hosts Scottsdale Fashion Week preview

W Scottsdale

W Scottsdale, Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE), J Group Media and FORD/Robert Black Agency have announced the Scottsdale Fashion Week Preview Show on the WET Deck November 20. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. Admission is complimentary. For more information visit The preview show will offer Valley fashion enthusiasts a sneak peek of what’s… Read More →

Kelly’s at SouthBridge hosts Eve of Thanksgiving celebration

Kelly's at Southbridge

It’s that time of year where family comes to visit—which means you might need a little escape to unwind before the holidays begin! Kick-off your Thanksgiving weekend at Kelly’s at SouthBridge 4th Annual Friends-giving Party!  On Wednesday, November 25, relax with your friends in your best holiday ugly sweaters at Kelly’s. A photo booth will be… Read More →

Adrian Lux to perform at Māyā Day + Nightclub


Māyā Day + Nightclub, Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) and Disco Donnie Presents (DDP) announce Adrian Lux will perform at Māyā Day + Nightclub on Friday, November 20. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. This is a 21+ event. To purchase tickets, please visit or Originally from Sweden, Adrian Lux is a… Read More →

Fans can meet NASCAR driver for free this Thursday

tilted kilt

Roughly 100,000 people are expected to walk through Phoenix International Raceway next week when NASCAR fever hits Phoenix. One Valley pub wants to help the fans meet at least one of those drivers. Tempe-based Tilted Kilt is the sponsor of NASCAR driver Korbin Forrister. While Forrister’s race isn’t until next Friday, November 13th, the Tilted Kilt will… Read More →