The Westworld of Scottsdale will be host to the 5th Annual Spring Nationals Goodguys Rod & Custom Association Car Show March 7 – 9, 2014. The sale corral will have many classic and muscle cars for sale and, if you are a car guy or gal on a project, there will be vendors with all the products and services you may need. Don’t miss this opportunity to check out the best muscle trucks and cars, classic cars and hot rods or all colors.
Walking in a winter wonderland…in Arizona! Many venues in the Scottsdale area put a little extra special touch to get you into the holiday spirit. Beginning November 20, the season starts at Westgate with Santa, holiday music, ice skating performances, holiday tree lighting, and a magical snow will fall nightly. Kids will enjoy free ice skating and the magic of the holiday season.
The Phoenix Zoo puts up an amazing holiday light display called ZooLights that the whole family will enjoy seeing. Since you can only enjoy the light in the evening, don’t expect to see too many animals.
Train lovers will enjoy a ride through the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park where visitors will be able to see the park lit up for the holidays. Santa will be in the park too until he needs to leave in time for his Christmas Eve ride.
If you still have a bit of holiday shopping to get finished up, the Days Inn & Suites can help. Book a room at this special rate and receive a $25 American Express gift card.
Arizona features one of the seven wonders of the natural world – the Grand Canyon. Arizona is also home to one of the largest meteorite impact craters in the world – Barringer Meteorite Crater. Fans of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture will enjoy a tour through Taliesin West. Wright built Taliesin West “out of the desert” using sand and stone found on site.
Visitors will find many outdoor activities in the Scottsdale area including golf, hiking, and baseball. One of the most scenic water recreation areas in the “Valley of the Sun”, Lake Pleasant offers fishing, boating, camping, hiking, swimming, and wildlife viewing.
Enjoy a picnic after a hike or bike ride through the mountains or in one of the state parks. Tour the Desert Botanical Gardens or visit the Wildlife World Zoo with more than 2400 exotic, wild and endangered animals. Go on a scavenger hunt at the Deer Valley Rock Art Center. Take in a game at any one of the sporting event centers in the Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Peoria areas.
Our top 10 visitor picks are:
1. The Phoenix Zoo was voted one of the nation’s top 5 zoos for kids. If animals are your thing, please also visit the Wild Life World Zoo. The Out of Africa Wildlife Park is just 90 minutes from Phoenix.
2. The Frank Lloyd Wright Museum, Taliesen West, offers tours of this famous architect’s former home.
3. Featuring more than 100 rare desert plants, the Desert Botanical Gardens is not to be missed.
4. The Railroad Park features trains of all shapes and sizes to be enjoyed by all.
5. With race carts, bumper boats and family fun, CrackerJax is the thrill park to visit.
6. Works of art can be found at the Phoenix Art Museum.
7. Let Apache Tours take you on a tour of the desert or mountains. Want to tour the desert on your own? Desert Wolf Tours lets you drive.
8. Take a ride on horseback at the MacDonald’s Ranch.
9. Visit the Heard Museum, Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary.
10. Feel the need for speed? Visit Castle & Coasters Thrill Ride Park.
The Maricopa County Home & Garden Show will be at the University of Phoenix Stadium July 19 – 21. Visitors can attend a free seminar from the University of Arizona’s Master Gardeners and get the latest in landscaping ideas. There are lots of opportunities to win cash and prizes too!
After the show, visit the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix where you will see a variety of desert plants and animals indigent to the desert such as birds, tortoise, lizards, and insects. The whole family will enjoy evening flashlight tours during the summer. There are over 50,000 plants for you to see in this 140-acre garden.
Enjoy a cool dip in the pool at the Days Inn & Suites after the desert climate of the Botanical Gardens. Reserve now and let us know what you thought of our desert.
Get out your calendars and mark July 31 as the date you might see and hear the musical genius of Bruno Mars at the US Airways Center in Phoenix. At 7:30 p.m. the concert begins with special guest Ellie Goulding and we are sure that the Grammy and AMA award winner, Bruno Mars, will not disappoint his fans.
Salt River Fields has got the draw with country superstar Tim McGraw coming August 10. This artist has had twenty-three singles hit #1 on the Country Music Billboard charts. He has three Grammy’s, 14 ACM, 11 CMA and 10 AMA awards to his name and talent. Tickets are on sale now and will go fast so get yours today!
Conveniently located just across the street from Salt River Fields, the new Days Inn & Suites invites you to reserve your room now and avoid the hassles of driving and parking for the concert. Reserve now as availability is limited!
Independence Day Music Festival at Salt River Fields
He’s the Academy of Country Music’s New Artist of the Year and he’s coming to Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, Arizona, on July 3rd. Brantley Gilbert will croon to the crowds in celebration at the 2013 Independence Day Music Festival. This concert will be followed by the largest fireworks in the valley so get your tickets now and plan for the weekend!
As a partner and conveniently located just across the street from Salt River Fields, the new Days Inn & Suites invites you to reserve your rooms before they are sold out. The easy walk from the hotel and the festival will allow you the freedom to enjoy the festivities to the fullest without the hassle of driving and parking. Reserve now as availability is limited!
Foodies unite for Spring Restaurant Week 2013! This statewide affair gives participants the chance to explore delicious dishes from hidden taco shops and steakhouses to high-end, award-winning white tablecloth eateries. Arizona Restaurant Week celebrates the best the state has to offer.
Scottsdale is fortunate enough to boast tons of restaurants on the roster for the Arizona Restaurant Week! For those of you willing to venture out for more, a complete list of the 125 participators can be viewed online by clicking here!
Take advantage of our unbeatable rates at the Days Inn & Suites hotel located in Scottsdale, AZ. Enjoy our seemingly endless amenities including a Jr. Olympic size pool, complimentary breakfast, onsite fitness center and available condo suites!
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This event is hosted by the Phoenix Women’s Sports Association and will take place at Salt River Fields. It is a free, interactive and educational event designed to connect residents with ways to lead a healthy and active lifestyle
The Goodguys Southwest Nationals will be held at WestWorld of Scottsdale!