– Scottsdale Events August 2017 –
Although we are well into the summer/monsoon season, there are still plenty of fun things to do in and around Scottsdale.
Here are some ideas for things going on in August:
- Night Lights at Taliesin West – Friday Evenings in August – Explore the grounds of Taliesin West at night and come away with a new perspective.
- Desert Botanical Garden Flashlight Tours – Thursdays and Saturdays through September 2nd – Come enjoy the beautiful desert gardens at night. Explore and discover nocturnal desert animals and more. Don’t forget your flashlight!
- Scottsdale ArtWalk – Thursday Evenings – The Scottsdale ArtWalk is a great way to explore Old Town Scottsdale’s galleries and support the artists they are displaying. ArtWalk happens every Thursday from 7PM to 9PM.
- Get Animated at the Arizona Science Center – August 1st- September 4th – Interested in animation or have a budding artist? This hands-on exhibit covers all of the aspects of the animation process and the technology employed today.
- Neil Diamond– August 4th – Neil Diamond is celebrating 50 years of performing and touring. Come see the legend perform his many, many hits from over the years.
- Cars & Coffee Scottsdale Motorsports Gathering – August 5th – Come get your car fix and start your day off with some coffee at the Scottsdale Motorsports gathering. Cars of all makes, models and years will be on display.
- Don McLean – August 5th – The iconic McLean will be performing his well-known music at the Talking Stick Resort.
- Diana Krall – August 9th – Diana Krall will be performing music from her new album and some other hits at Symphony Hall in Phoenix.
- Steve Martin and Martin Short – August 13th – Looking to laugh? These two legendary comedians will present “An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life,” which will include stand-up, video clips, discussions and more.
- Inspiracion Flamenca at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts – August 18th – Come see an impressive display of flamenco. The dances, costumes and music will be fantastic.
- Fitz’s Supper Club Charity Event – August 28th – This fundraiser put on by Larry Fitzgerald is in its 9th year. Fitzgerald, some Arizona Cardinals teammates and other celebrities will be your servers for a four-course meal at Dominick’s Steakhouse.
As always, this is just a few of the many things going on in and around Scottsdale in August. Please feel free to add any others in the comments section.
Disclaimer: Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed.