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Sanctuary plans interactive dinner with Guy Fieri

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November 26, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

On Dec. 19, Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain’s  Executive Chef Beau MacMillan welcomes fellow Food Network star and celebrity chef Guy Fieri for a special interactive dinner. Guests will break bread with the TV personality – famous for his top-rated Food Network show, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives – and get the inside dish on his culinary… Read More →

Blue Hound’s new menu is a culinary masterpiece

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November 24, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

If you really want to give yourself a gift this holiday season, check out the new menu at Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails at Hotel Palomar Phoenix. Newly appointed Executive Chef Sean Currid, who joined the restaurant in September, has created a new winter dinner menu and the results are a culinary masterpiece like you’ve… Read More →

Thanksgiving menu offered at T. Cook’s at Royal Palms

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November 21, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

This Thanksgiving, leave the cooking to T. Cook’s, the renowned restaurant at Royal Palms Resort and Spa, A Destination Hotel, and enjoy two dining opportunities with a buffet or specialty menu from Chef Paul McCabe. Guests of T. Cook’s have the opportunity to choose from a prix-fixe menu or holiday buffet featuring Carved Free-Range Turkey… Read More →

CitySkate is back! Ice rink opens Saturday

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

For the fifth year in a row, close to 100,000 holiday revelers will descend on CityScape Phoenix to take part in the 10 weeks of CitySkate, the largest and only real outdoor ice rink in the Valley that is bigger than ever and dramatically placed in the center of Central Avenue. The ice rink this… Read More →

Amara debuts redesigned spa, Sedona-centric services

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November 19, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

Amara Spa at Kimpton’s Amara Resort & Spa is debuting a variety of new Sedona-centric services exclusive to the resort that tie into its new look after undergoing a refresh that was part of a $1 million property redesign. Native American rattles, sage smudging, healing crystals, chakra balancing, custom oil blends of lavender, rosemary and… Read More →

There is still time to book a memorable holiday party

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year for a party. With the economic downturn slowly starting to appear in the rearview mirror, the office holiday party might be something that slipped your mind because it hasn’t been in the budget in years past. So if you still need to place to host your happening,… Read More →

Mesa/Apache Junction KOA earns award

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November 17, 2014 by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play | Stay

The Mesa/Apache Junction KOA Campground has been awarded the 2015 KOA President’s Award by Kampgrounds of America, the world’s largest system of family-friendly campgrounds. The award was presented Friday, November 14 at KOA’s Annual International Convention in Charleston, South Carolina. KOA is celebrating its 52nd Anniversary in 2014. The KOA President’s Award is presented annually… Read More →

Renovation transforms iconic Arizona Biltmore

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November 14, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

The legendary Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has completed a major renovation that has significantly enhanced the guest experience and restored the iconic property’s competitive position in the Phoenix/Scottsdale luxury resort marketplace. The multi-million-dollar renovation has created modern, refined accommodations and public spaces while preserving the historic architecture and design that distinguish the grand… Read More →

Sanctuary’s guests can cruise in a Ferrari

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Who hasn’t pictured him- or herself nestled into a plush leather driver’s seat, hands balanced on the steering wheel, cruising in a bright red Ferrari with its retractable hard-top to exalting speeds?  Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale is making that particular dream come true. The resort is now offering rentals of an exotic Ferrari… Read More →

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale makes Top 100 resorts list

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Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa announced that it has been included on Cvent’s second annual list of 100 most popular meeting resorts in North America and the Caribbean. Cvent, a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, based the list on activity on the Cvent Supplier Network (CSN), an online marketplace connecting corporate meeting and… Read More →

Boutique hotel Graduate Tempe opens

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Graduate Tempe is officially open and accepting reservations. Graduate Tempe is a part of a newly launched boutique hotel collection, Graduate Hotels, which is targeting college markets across America to celebrate each town’s local charm, culture and history.  This 140-room boutique hotel is located directly across from Arizona State University. “Most hotel brands want you… Read More →

The 5 most haunted places in Arizona

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Just in time for Halloween, we thought you might like to consider a ghostly visit to one of the five most haunted places in Arizona. Hotel San Carlos, 202 N. Central Ave. Phoenix Blood splattered on Leone Jensen’s white gown as she hit the pavement from the rooftop of the seven-story hotel. Heartbroken and lonely,… Read More →

Ghouls Night Out at Hotel Valley Ho

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October 30, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

The hottest Halloween bash in Scottsdale will be at Hotel Valley Ho on Friday, October 31. The event kicks off at 9:00 p.m. in the ballrooms with DJ Mad Hatter, followed by headlining act Whiplash, a DJ duo of femme fatales who have performed around the globe. Drink specials from Grey Goose and Veuve Clicquot… Read More →

CityScape offers options for Halloween fun

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October 28, 2014 by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play | Stay

Celebrate this Halloween with plenty of tricks and treats at the hottest bars and restaurants in the Valley, all within walking distance at CityScape Phoenix. Located in the heart of downtown, CityScape will be the place to party with a variety of different options for revelers to enjoy costume contests, dining and drinks specials, live… Read More →