– Scottsdale Events in November 2016 –
Now that we are well into Fall, more and more events are on tap in and around Scottsdale.
- Cave Creek’s Wild West Days – November 2nd – November 6th – Head up to downtown Cave Creek for tons of events celebrating the wild west. There will be a parade, pig races, pie eating contests, Wild West “shootouts” and performances and so much more.
- Carefree Art & Wine Festival – November 4th – 6th – One of our favorite events is back. Head up to Carefree’s Town Center and enjoy the over 165 artists while strolling and enjoying various wines.
- Scottsdale Grand Prix – November 4th – 6th – Downtown Scottsdale will transform into the “Roaring 20’s” as it celebrates the 2nd Annual Scottsdale Grand Prix. 1920’s themed events all weekend for adults and kids. Sunday the vintage mini-race cars will take to the streets for a day of racing.
- Dogs’ Day in the Garden at Desert Botanical Gardens – November 5th – Bring your pups to the Desert Botanical Gardens and enjoy a dog-themed day with vendors, treats, dog yoga and more.
- Touch a Truck at the PV Mall – November 5th – This is an event your kids and grandkids will enjoy! The little ones will get a chance to get up close and personal
- “Swing Fore Kids” at Grayhawk Golf Club – November 6th – Enjoy a day of golf, children’s events, a raffle, entertainment and more at the Grayhawk Golf Club. The highlight of the day is a shootout with professional PGA tour caddie, Jim “Bones” Mackay. Proceeds benefit the Arizona Cancer Foundation for Children.
- Phoenix Home and Garden Home Tour – November 13th – This annual self-guided home tour is coming up again and features 5-6 homes. VIP tickets and regular tickets are available.
- Slider Throwdown at Kierland Commons – November 13th – Sliders are the focus of this competition among many of the area’s top food trucks. There will also be a beer garden and proceeds benefit the Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation. Live entertainment will be provided by Rock Lobster.
- Ringo Starr and the All Starr Band – November 15th – Ringo Starr and fellow famous musicians will be in town to perform their greatest hits at the Celebrity Theater.
- Cirque du Soliel’s Toruk – November 16th – 20th – The Talking Stick resort will be the home of Cirque du Soliel’s most recent show Toruk, which is based on the movie Avatar.
- Festival of Trees – November 21st – 28th – This great event benefitting Phoenix Children’s’ Hospital will take place at Scottsdale Fashion Square. Professionally decorated trees and wreaths will be on display and are open for bids.
- Zoolights at the Phoenix Zoo – November 23rd – January 8th – Zoolights will be back at the end of November. This annual event, now in its 25th year, is a local favorite and the zoo comes alive each night with amazing light displays.
As always, this is just a partial list of what is going on in and around Scottsdale. Feel free to add any others in the comment section.