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Talking Stick will host 3-day festival before mega events

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The Talking Stick Cultural & Entertainment Destination and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced the Talking Stick Festival: A Destination Celebration, a three-day festival leading up to the many events taking place next year. The Talking Stick Festival will be held Jan. 22-24 of 2015, and is designed to introduce visitors and locals to… Read More →

PGA TOUR Superstore Opens 3rd Ariz. Store

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PGA TOUR Superstore announced the October 25 grand opening of its 20th retail store, which is located at 7000 East Mayo Blvd in North Scottsdale. The new store’s grand opening celebration, which includes $30,000 in product giveaways and a $10,000 grant to The First Tee of Scottsdale, marks the company’s third Arizona location (joining the… Read More →

Sanctuary Offers Holiday Perks in Sunny Scottsdale

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October 20, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

Those keen to skip the chaos of “tis the season” need look no further than Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain. The award-winning Scottsdale resort, with mountain views that are serious competition for snow covered peaks, announces a host of options for holiday revelry. Sanctuary will offer two ways to enjoy Thanksgiving on Nov. 27 (reservations required):… Read More →

House of Comedy Pre-Show Q&A with Jimmy Shubert

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The Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A series give you 10 questions of insight into your favorite comedians’ minds. You may recognize comedian and actor Jimmy Shubert from when he was a finalist on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” or his recurring role on “King of Queens,” or movies like “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” or… Read More →

Talking Stick Launches Trolley Service

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The Talking Stick Cultural and Entertainment Destination and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced extended season trolley service that will be offered to visitors in the city of Scottsdale and patrons of the Talking Stick Destination beginning this month. Complimentary Talking Stick trolley service will run 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday to Saturday… Read More →

Bryan’s Black Mountain BBQ chef announces expansion of hours, location

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It was only a matter of time before the BBQ force that is Chef Bryan Dooley expanded his brand in hours, size and products.  Bryan Dooley’s Black Mountain Barbecue will begin an expansion by adding Sunday to the daily roster, opening Tuesday through Sunday. The new hours will begin Nov. 2 through May 31, 2015  adding to the… Read More →

Barrett-Jackson revs up for auction week

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Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines. Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ rolls into town Jan. 10 – 18, and the 44th annual auction promises fast cars, big headlines, a jam-packed social calendar and an abundance of other surprises when it makes its triumphant return to Scottsdale, where it all started. Among the major… Read More →

It’s mushroom mania at Del Frisco’s Grille

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Del Frisco’s Grille can help you celebrate National Mushroom Day on October 15. Enjoy everybody’s favorite fungi with a Wild Mushroom Flatbread or Veal Meatloaf served with earthy, pan-braised wild mushrooms and bordelaise sauce. Here are the details: Who: Mushroom lovers, fungus fiends, and anyone else looking to celebrate National Mushroom Day offered at Del… Read More →

Coyotes Fan Deals at Westgate Start Tonight

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Westgate Entertainment District and the Arizona Coyotes have teamed up for the second consecutive year to present fans with pre-game entertainment and activities on the Westgate Plaza prior to the Coyotes Opening Night game on Thursday, October 9 versus the Winnipeg Jets and the team’s second home game against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday,… Read More →

Phoenix Suns, Skrillex, a film festival + more to do this weekend

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10/8: Phoenix Suns vs. Rio de Janeiro Flamengo After barely missing the playoffs last season, the Suns are opening the 2014 preseason against the Rio de Janeiro Flamengo. The Flamengo Basketball team is one of the most successful in Brazil, and the game should be a good kickoff for the Suns preseason. US Airways Center,… Read More →

House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A with JR Brow

The Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy pre-show Q-and-A series give you 10 questions of insight into your favorite comedians’ minds. JR Brow may have been a comedian since the ‘90s, but he’s bringing his stand-up comedy to Phoenix for the first time this weekend. Brow oftentimes uses his guitar as part of his comedy and… Read More →

McCormick Scottsdale Reopens After Summer Renovations

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As part of multi-million dollar investments by Millennium Hotels and Resorts across many of its 14 North American properties, the brand announces the reopening of The McCormick Scottsdale, formerly Millennium Resort and Villas Scottsdale, following a six-month renovation. These upgrades come on the heels of renovations to Millennium Harvest House Boulder completed in the spring… Read More →

Topgolf’s Topgolf U Redefines Golf Lessons

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Golf entertainment leader Topgolf International, Inc. today launched Topgolf U, a new golf instructional program developed to help grow the game. With lessons starting at $20, Topgolf® aims to attract a wide audience of player hopefuls, from juniors to adults and novices to experts. Topgolf U combines the fun, high-energy environment of Topgolf with world-class,… Read More →

Unconventional venues for off-site meetings

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Whether you’re a meetings and event professional or the CEO of a company who is trying to organize a one-of-a-kind event for your employees, it’s time to think outside the hotel box. Arizona offers a variety of non-hotel options for meetings, conferences or off-site events and activities that may have never crossed your mind. Imagine… Read More →