Explore Fine Art Of The Southwest


Magic Bird Festivals commences its winter entertainment season with the 4th Annual Carefree Fine Art of the Southwest Festival Friday, November 27, through Sunday, November 29, in the Carefree Desert Gardens, 100 Easy Street, Carefree. Renowned for its contemporary, Southwest-inspired art and handcrafted designs, the entire show is woven throughout the tranquil beauty of Carefree’s […]

Celebrate Independence Day Cave Creek-Style!


The Town of Cave Creek’s spectacular 3rd of July Fireworks Display takes place at sunset on Thursday, July 3, and is being hosted by Harold’s Corral, 6895 East Cave Creek Road, The Buffalo Chip Saloon, 6811 East Cave Creek Road, and Cave Creek Tap Haus, 6900 East Cave Creek Road. The festive, family-friendly celebration starts at 5pm with live […]

PV Police Launch Extensive Social Media


The Paradise Valley Police Department recently announced the launch of several new online tools for the public. Town officials have been working in recent months to increase use of technology and better engage the community after recommendations for a technological overhaul were identified by the Paradise Valley Public Safety Task Force. The Task Force was […]

Get Ready For A Showdown!


Are you listening Scottsdale? The Town of Cave Creek wants to challenge your longstanding title of “The West’s Most Western Town.” In Resolution No. R2013-20, the Cave Creek City Council laid out 25 reasons why it thinks its town should claim the title of “The West’s Most Western Town.” What do you readers say? Shoot […]

Scottsdale: A Digital Leader


Awarded top honor with eCity award Scottsdale recently took top honors capturing the 2013 eCity Award from Google, an honor that recognizes the strongest online business community in each state. A variety of factors included the likelihood of small businesses to have a website, use a blog, promoting themselves on a social network, selling goods […]

Towns Move Forward With Bike Lane Study


Carefree and Cave Creek have teamed up to study the feasibility of connecting the two towns through the construction of bike lanes. The towns have entered into an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) for shared matching funds and other terms for a bike lane design grant. It will be a study of the two town cores to […]

Annual Film Festival Returns To Harkins


The 13th Annual Phoenix Film Festival will run April 4-11 at the Scottsdale 101 Harkins Theatres. Festival goers will enjoy more than 100 screenings of major studio and independent films, celebrity tributes, seminars and workshops and parties. Coinciding with the Phoenix Film Festival is the Ninth Annual International Horror and Sci-fi Film Festival, where the […]

Don’t Miss! Scottsdale International Film Festival


The 12th annual Scottsdale International Film Festival will be held October 5-12. This year’s line-up reveals a blend of films to satisfy a broad range of interests and tastes – from smaller films for the daring cineaste to more mainstream films that reveal the burgeoning of the commercial market. Find a colorful mix of film genres […]

Arizona Honey Fest Debuts


The Boulders Resort in Carefree will premiere its first annual Arizona Honey Festival September 29-30 to celebrate the history, health benefits and culinary delights of this ancient natural ingredient. The festival will be held at el Pedregal, the resort’s distinctive outdoor marketplace, and will feature a variety of events and amenities including cooking with honey demonstrations […]

Win Tickets To See Your Arizona Diamondbacks!


Want to take a friend or family member out to the ballgame? Two lucky CITYSunTimes readers can win two (2) lower-level Baseline Box tickets to the September 30 Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Chicago Cubs game. For details, see page 44.