Giving support to locally-owned businesses By Kathryn M. Miller ~ It is about creating “connection to place,” prosperity and home-town pride. When Arizonans support local and independently owned businesses, more money stays and circulates in the local economy to support job creation, strong schools, services and vibrant and diverse communities, according to Local First Arizona. […]
By Kathryn M. Miller ~ The Thunderbird Artists will present a spectacular gathering of artists at the 21st Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festivals. These nationally acclaimed, juried fine art signature events attract artists and art collectors from throughout the United States and abroad, all sharing a love and appreciation for fine art. Enhanced […]
The Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau launched the third year of its holiday campaign, an effort to increase hotel occupancy from November 21 through January 9, a need-time period for the local tourism industry. This year, the campaign is targeted at adults 35-54 years old from target markets who may not have traditional holiday plans […]
The Town of Cave Creek and the Cave Creek Merchants & Events Association presents the premiere destination event celebrating the town’s grand western heritage, October 29 – November 2. Wild West Days will offer western family entertainment for residents and visitors alike. The 11th Annual Wild West Days section begins on page 27. Visit http://issuu.com/citysuntimes/docs/cfcc_november_2014_cst.
The Fourth Annual Scottsdale Bentley Polo Championship: Horses & Horsepower will take place October 25-26 at WestWorld of Scottsdale, with an expanded event schedule and an amped-up polo lineup including the sport’s top players and more vendors, more sponsors, the 2014 Arizona Porsche Concours d’Elegance car show, the First Annual Canine Couture, Horse Chip Bingo […]
Kiwanis Club of Carefree kicks off its premiere Kiwanis Concert Series season October 25-26 with “Sinatra & Friends” starring Robbie Howard. Las Vegas headliner Robbie Howard as Frank Sinatra delivers the music, comedy and memories of the Rat Pack with all the smoothness of “Old Blue Eyes” himself. The concert series will support the Kiwanis’ […]
Thunderbird Artists kicks off its 2014-15 festival season with the 21st Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival, October 31 – November 2. The festival features more than 165 juried fine artists, gourmet food, delectable chocolates, robust wine and live musical entertainment from Elijah Bossenbroek, Keith Johnson and Jason Michael Tracy, all in the heart […]
The long, hot summer is winding down and residents can soon look forward to not only cooler temps, but the seasonal line-up of Magic Bird Festivals. The annual art and entertainment events, set against the backdrop of Black Mountain and woven throughout a four-acre Carefree Desert Gardens, include the Carefree Fine Art of the Southwest […]