Foothills Academy Middle School To Hold Information Session


Foothills Academy Middle School will hold an information session Wednesday, April 5, at 5:30pm in the multipurpose room. Area sixth and seventh grade students and their parents are invited to attend the event in order to learn more about the school’s programs next year and beyond. Foothills Academy Middle School is located at 7191 East […]

Take A Wildflower Walk At Spur Cross


  Area residents are invited to take a guided tour of what’s blooming in Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area throughout the month of April. Held each Friday in April from 8-10:30am, this easy walk will showcase some of the spectacular wildflowers found in the park and allow participants to explore the beauty of the conservation […]

Three-Day Feast For The Senses: Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival


Photos: Dan & Joi LaChaussee, glass artists, are featured artists at the 22nd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival. The streets of Downtown Carefree will close March 17-19, making room for more than 165 artists and an excess of 5,000 original masterpieces of fine art at the 22nd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine […]

English Rose Hosts Beauty & The Beast Costume Tea Party


Just in time for the launch of Disney’s newest live action, big screen adaptation, the English Rose Tea Room invites residents to “be their guest” at a Beauty & The Beast Costume Tea Party, Sunday, April 2, from 3-5pm. Guests of all ages are encouraged to get into character, don costumes and celebrate the classic […]

Foothills Caring Corps To Hold Annual Fundraiser


The Foothills Caring Corps annual fundraiser, “The Taste of Foothills Fundraiser,” will be held at Stagecoach Village, Thursday, March 23. This fun event includes live music, dancing, tastings from several local restaurants with wine, and live/silent auctions.

Take An Art Walk In Downtown Carefree


First Friday Art Walks at the “100 Easy Street Arts District” (Post Office Building) is evolving into an exciting art destination by featuring three galleries that offer a different look at today’s art scene. Stroll through the galleries meeting some of the over 50 artists whose work is showcased. Enjoy light refreshments and music performed […]

Kiwanis Marketplace Extends Saturday Hours During Wild West Days


The Cave Creek Wild West Days Parade will be held on Saturday, November 5, (beginning at 9am) and Kiwanis of Carefree Marketplace is extending its Saturday hours from 1pm to 3pm. The Parade announcer will be set up in front of the Marketplace, and there will also be a booth set up by a group […]

Bashas’ Store Celebrates Grand Re-Opening In Carefree October 5


The Town of Carefree is getting a treat before Halloween and there aren’t any tricks in sight. On Wednesday, October 5, Bashas’ Supermarket will open the doors to its newly remodeled grocery store at 36889 North Tom Darlington Drive (the corner of Tom Darlington Drive and Carefree Drive) and host a grand reopening celebration. When […]

Find A Movie-Lovers Paradise At Desert Foothills Library


The Desert Foothills Library offers a number of events for Carefree and Cave Creek residents each month – for adults and youth alike. But this month and next, movies take center stage. The Desert Foothills Independent Film Festival, which kicked off on July 8, runs each Friday from 10:30am-12:30pm through August. Attendees will enjoy free […]

Update On Carefree Town Gateways


To help welcome visitors and residents alike to the area, the Town of Carefree is in the process of constructing “gateways” at Carefree Drive/Cave Creek Road as well as at Tom Darlington/Wampum Way. The gateways are expected to be completed by mid-July. For more information, call 480.488.3686 or go to http://www.visitcarefree.com.