Calendar of Events - View the January calendar to see the line up of shows/activities (Paper craft workshop, Lion King Jr., Annie, Hamlet, The Fox on the Fairway - comedy)
Spark After Dark- Saturdays 7 pm - 11 pm ----- Live Dance Performances, Raffle Prizes, Delicious Eats & Treats, Live & Interactive Art
Museum Exhibits- View the current exhibits such as "Paradise Lost" - A collection of work by Tucson artist Daniel Martin Diaz, "Off the Page" - Contemporary Art Influenced by Literature, "Disillusioned" - Features select pieces from Goldstein's two most prominent series: Fallen Princesses and Gods of Suburbia by Photographer and Pop Surrealist artist Dina Goldstein
2nd Friday Out- January 13th, 6 pm - 10 pm, Medieval Mayham ---- An evening of Renaissance festivity - Live bands, over 50 art booths, food, fun, and festivities! (Free entry) (Map)
The Goldfield of today promises visitors a rich experience steeped in western history. Vacationers can relive the early experiences of the miners by viewing the town and participating in its various activities. travelers can expect to tour the underground mines, take ride on the only narrow gauge train operating in Arizona, stroll down Main Street, hit the many shops, view the old buildings, pan for gold, and even watch a rendition of a gun fight every hour. ----- Hours: 10 am - 5 pm Directions / Map
Tortilla Flat is an authentic remnant of an old west town, nestled in the midst of the Tonto National Forest, in the Superstition Mountain Range. Mosey on down the boardwalk and visit the Superstition Saloon and Restaurant. Real saddles serve as bar stools where you can enjoy a cold brew or sarsaparilla.
MIM displays more than 6,500 instruments collected from around 200 of the world’s countries and territories. Most displays are enhanced by state-of-the-art audio and video technologies that allow guests to see the instruments, hear their sounds, and observe them being played in their original contexts—performances that are often as spectacular as the instruments themselves. Map / Directions
Arizona State University Polytechnic campus is one of four campuses of Arizona State University. Founded as ASU East, the campus opened in fall 1996 on the former Williams Air Force Base in southeast Mesa, Arizona.
Elevation: 2,608 ft. - 1,400 ft. (hikers gain more than 1,200 feet in elevation on this trail)
Hiking trail only
Difficulty: Extremely Strenuous and Difficult. Long rocky segments with possible drops and exposure.
Old Town Scottsdale
Old Town Scottsdale Website - Old Town is located on the original townsite of Scottsdale. This district offers shopping, dining, art galleries and nightlife. It's also home to the Scottsdale Artwalk every Thursday evening.
Start with scenery that makes your heart leap. Sedona nestles among a geological wonderland. Multi-hued stone formations jut upwards from the high desert floor creating a vivid, mesmerizing setting that changes hourly with the light. When USA Weekend compiled their Most Beautiful Places in America list, Sedona claimed the top spot.
Surrounded by 1.8 million acres of national forest land, visitors have instant access to recreational activities. Trails for hiking and biking, along with bouncy jeep tracks, weave among the bristling forest of pinnacles, spires, buttes and domes. Yet, you’re never far from the indulgences of town.
Your visit to the Heard Museum includes 12 exhibition galleries, free guided tours, outdoor sculpture gardens, a renowned café, a contemporary art gallery and trading-post style shopping, plus much more. (parking / directions from hotel)
Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday 11 am - 5:00 pm
Adult Admission $18, Students with college I.D. $7.50
Current exhibit (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.): MARGARITA CABRERA: SPACE IN BETWEEN - Space in Between centers on the creation of artworks and promotion of cultural dialogues revolving around themes related to community, craft, immigration, cultural identity, labor practices and sustainability.