From the moment the sun rises until long after it sets, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, and the surrounding communities offer limitless, exciting things to see and do. From outdoor adventures and championship golf to upscale shopping, dining, and spa treatments. Days in the Scottsdale area can be as active or relaxed as you’d like.
Many varieties of entertainment and cultural activities are available in the area, such as world-renown classic car auctions, one of the largest Arabian horse shows in the country featuring up to 2400 horses, golf and tennis tournaments, spring training baseball games, art festivals, culinary celebrations, Native American events, and museums.
Many private and public golf courses are located in the Scottsdale area. Notable and prestigious courses include the Talon & Raptor at the Grayhawk Golf Club (both are listed on Golf Magazine’s Top 10 courses to play), Troon and Troon North, Talking Stick, The Phoenician, Westin Kierland, Wildfire, We-Ko-Pa, to name a few. The Tournament Players Players Club (TPC) is home of the annual FBR Open. With over 200 public and private golf courses in the greater metro area, you will never run out of choices!
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy miles of hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails that wind throughout the city and nearby McDowell Mountain Regional Park. Sports fans can enjoy the NBA’s Phoenix Suns, the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals, the National League Baseball’s Arizona Diamondbacks, and the NHL’s Phoenix Coyotes at local sports venues all less than an hour from your new home.
For more information on events, attractions, and lifestyle in Scottsdale and the surrounding area, please visit Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau.