Hermosa Inn partners with Scottsdale Artists’ School for 2018-19 art series

The Hermosa Inn is partnering with Scottsdale Artists’ School for a second year to create a unique and interactive event series, Journaling: Art and Observation, held at the Paradise Valley the hotel. From first-timers to experienced artists, local artist and illustrator Devon Meyer will unlock participants’ creativity and hone their observations skills as she introduces […]

Rosa Kilgore to showcase jewelery at Phoenix Art Museum

The Museum Store at Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave., will showcase a Jewelry Trunk Show featuring Arizona-based Rosa Kilgore Jewelry from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 in conjunction with Small Business Saturday. Ms. Kilgore is a fifth generation Arizonan from a family of artists, art collectors and gallerists, according to […]

Victory Days celebrates tribe’s historic win over dam project

The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation invites the public to the 37th anniversary of the Orme Dam Victory Days Celebration at the Fort McDowell Rodeo Grounds Friday-Sunday, Nov. 16-18. This year’s celebration features an All-Indian Rodeo, Intertribal Powwow, a Yavapai Village showcase of cultural performances from different tribes of the Southwest, basketball, softball and golf tournaments, authentic […]

Rena Backer Ballet Studio presents The Nutcracker Ballet production

Rena Backer Ballet Studio will present its 10th annual production of The Nutcracker ballet on Dec. 8-9. Under the artistic direction of Rena Backer, the performance is a partnership with the Military Assistance Mission to benefit military families in the state, according to a press release. According to the release, Mrs. Backer is a member […]

Ahern presents on world travel through medical volunteering

Longtime Paradise Valley resident and physical therapist Kay Ahern will give a presentation on being a globetrotter in her field. RSVP by Nov 9 to hear Ms. Ahern present on “World travel through medical volunteering,” according to a press release for the local chapter of the Circumnavigators Club. The Circumnavigators Club-Desert Chapter invites guests to […]

Paradise Valley church celebrates Oktoberfest on Saturday

Ascension Lutheran Church will have its 19th annual Oktoberfest 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3. Food will be served 5:30-7 p.m. at the event, which takes place at 7100 N. Mockingbird Lane, Paradise Valley. The fare of German food includes beer brats, sauerkraut, Bavarian potato salad, cole slaw, hot dogs for the kids, apple strudel and […]

Performers to serve up Shakespeare with a twist

BLK BOX PHX has announced the second show of its season will be an adaptation of a Shakespearean play that will be selected by the audience. This play will be “Shakespeare like you have never seen it before, reminiscent of the ole days of the interactive, raucous Elizabethan theater scene,” according to a release. And […]

“Southwest Landscapes in Oil” to be featured art at Olney Gallery

November First Friday at the Olney Gallery features “Southwest Landscapes in Oil” art by Michele Schuck and Bobby Lee Krajnik. The gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 28. However, a First Friday reception will be held 6-9 p.m., Nov. 2, at Olney Gallery at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, […]

Duel in the Desert brings top athletes, teams to Phoenix

Some of the nation’s top athletes and teams in wheelchair rugby, power soccer and stand-up amputee basketball will compete at the 6th annual Duel in the Desert, Friday-Sunday, Oct. 19-21. The tournament at the Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center, 5031 E. Washington St., Phoenix, is free and also features youth teams competing in wheelchair basketball. Round-robin […]

Paradise Valley vintage car show returns to support veterans

The Town of Paradise Valley will host the 14th Annual Paradise Valley Veterans’ Appreciation Vintage Car Show Saturday, Nov. 10 and the municipality is inviting residents to “take those wonderful collector cars out of their garages and drive them over to Town Hall.” The objective of the show is for Paradise Valley residents, young and […]