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Talking Stick Resort announces new acts for 2017

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by in Experience AZ Magazine

Talking Stick Resort announced its entertainment acts for 2017 earlier this week. The schedule is chock-full of world-renowned musicians and a hilarious Emmy award-winning comedian. The Talking Stick Resort Showroom will be the place to be this winter, and tickets are available online or over the phone at (480) 850-7734. Kenny Wayne Shepard: Saturday, Feb. 4; 8 p.m.… Read More →

7 classic artists coming to Arizona soon

McDowell Mountain Music Festival

Many artists, new and old come to Arizona to perform before their fans. While some artists may be well past their prime, as they continue to tour, there are some that you’ll just keep coming to see. We’ve compiled a list of a few must see artists who rocked the hardest in another era, and… Read More →

Arizona resorts offer hot staycation deals

The Boulders Resort & Spa

Arizona is home to some of the world’s most fantastic pools, luxurious spas, romantic retreats, spectacular golf courses and best restaurants. So if you need a summer getaway, why not save money and take advantage of staycation deals? Forget about flight delays and rental cars because many of Arizona’s award-winning hotels and resorts offer summer deals that… Read More →

Slideshow: 3 Doors Down at Talking Stick

3 Doors down

Over the weekend Art Director Mike Mertes attended to the 3 Doors Down concert at Talking Stick Resort to take beautiful photos.   Photos by Mike Mertes Initially the Friday, June 10 show was going to be poolside, but the night of the concert was moved to Talking Stick Resort’s ballroom, Mertes said. Everyone had… Read More →

8 deals to take dad to on Father’s Day

Ties, WEB

He was there to teach you how to ride your bike, he was there when you needed your car to get jumped and he’s still there today. Show your appreciation for your Dad this Father’s Day by taking him to one of these great events around the Valley. Fired Pie All day long this Sunday,… Read More →

The Spa at Talking Stick Resort offers deals for locals

The Spa at Talking Stick Resort

The Spa at Talking Stick Resort is offering locals a chance to take advantage of amazing savings and experience premier spa treatments. Valley residents can book an appointment to enjoy select luxury treatments along with access to all the spa has to offer: breathtaking views, a serenity lounge, spacious steam room, fully equipped fitness center… Read More →

ZZ Top to play at Talking Stick Resort


Back by popular demand, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame trio ZZ Top will perform their classic rock songs, infused with Texas blues, live at the pool on October 9. With a career spanning over 40 years, the group is arguably one of the leading bands of all time and has the lowest running intact personnel line up in music history.… Read More →

Flavors of Phoenix to benefit American Liver Foundation

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Christine Price, the lead on-site florist at Talking Stick Resort, and Ron Dimas, Orange Sky’s chef de cuisine, are fusing floral and culinary elements all in the name of a good cause. On May 26, the two specialists will participate in Flavors of Phoenix—a gala that features a multi-course dinner tableside—and the proceeds will benefit… Read More →

Skrillex coming to Talking Stick Resort

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Two-time Grammy Award-winning DJ Skrillex, is heading to Release for Memorial Day Weekend. Known for his Jack Ü collaboration with Diplo, the electronic dance music (EDM) artist has played over 500 shows and will pull out all the stops when he makes his first RELEASE pool party appearance on May 28. Tickets are $30 in… Read More →

The Crowd loves Steve Hackett (Slideshow)

Steve Hackett

On Saturday, English rocker Steve Hackett jammed out to an excited crowd at the Talking Stick Resort, and of course, our Art Director Mike Mertes was there with his camera to capture exciting moments during the show.   Photos: Mike Mertes It was an intimate show, Mertes said, and a great experience to watch Hackett play… Read More →

Photos: TESLA rocks away at Talking Stick Resort


Last Friday, our Art Director Mike Mertes attended TESLA’s show at Talking Stick Resort. Mertes said it was standing room only in Talking Stick’s showroom, where it was a much more intimate experience. TESLA has been rocking the music scene since 1982 with hits such as “Love Song,” “The Way it Is,” and “Heaven’s Trail (No Way… Read More →

Things to do: March 25-27

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Spring has finally sprung! We’ve rounded up some festive events from Spring Training Games to great concerts to celebrate the occasion. TESLA at Talking Stick Resort They’ve been rocking the music scene since 1982 with hits such as “Love Song,” “The Way it Is,” and “Heaven’s Trail (No Way Out).”  TESLA will be filling the seats at Talking Stick… Read More →

The 2016 guide to Easter brunch and deals

Easter Events

Easter is this Sunday, which means there are lots of eggs to hunt, and plenty of brunch deals. We’ve compiled some of the best brunch deals going on across the valley and the state for those who are looking to eat out this holiday. One thousand eggs to be found at the Chaparral Suites  The… Read More →

Photos: Joe Satriani show at Talking Stick Resort

Joe Satriani

Many talented artists have played at Talking Stick Resort, and last Saturday, March 5, legendary guitarist Joe Satriani played a rocking show. AZ Big Media Art Director and Photographer Mike Mertes was at the event to take photos. He said the ballroom where Satriani played was packed with many enthusiastic fans, and Satrani played an amazing… Read More →