The Cricket Pavilion and more venues offer cultural events ranging from opera to musicals plays, popular music and more.
Deer Valley Rock Art Center
The mission of the Deer Valley Rock Art Center is to preserve and provide public access to the Hedgpeth Hills Petroglyph Site, to interpret the cultural expressions found here and to be a center for rock art studies.
Our groundbreaking exhibitions, here only for a limited time, will fascinate, entertain, and educate. From the four corners of the world, from ancient to modern, from masters to rising stars, see what we have on display now.
After 12 years, $14 million and an incredible amount of perseverance, the historic Orpheum Theatre has been renovated for ‘adaptive reuse’. The Orpheum Theater hosts a great variety of first class productions, drawing thousands of people to a vibrant downtown venue.
The Phoenix Symphony has been proudly serving the citizens of the Phoenix metropolitan area and Arizona since 1947. What began as an occasional group of musicians performing a handful of concerts each year (in a city of fewer than 100,000 people) today serves more than 300,000 people annually, with almost 200 concerts and presentations throughout the greater Phoenix area and beyond.
For 30 years (since 1981), Thunderbird Artists began playing an important role in uniting emerging and award-winning artists with patrons across the world. A family run business, Judi Combs and daughter, Denise Dodson, have worked side by side for more than 21 years.
Asphalt, concrete and tension drift away as you slip into an unspoiled world where serenity and stimulation miraculously coincide. Running from Clarkdale to Perkinsville, the Verde Canyon Railroad is a stress-free wilderness adventure…at 12 mph.
All aboard to Grand Canyon National Park! Book your Grand Canyon vacation online and enjoy historic train travel on one of four classes of service on our vintage train from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park.
Enjoy hiking any number of trails in the desert areas or on the numerous mountains throughout the valley, including Camelback Mountain. Don’t miss the top of South Mountain for a spectacular view of the entire Valley of the Sun. Take a leisurely ride to Payson (along the Mogollon Rim). Marvel at the desert in bloom after a good rain. Explore ancient Indian ruins and carvings on rocks and in caves.
The Grand Canyon National Park
A powerful and inspiring landscape, the Grand Canyon overwhelms our senses through its immense size; 277 river miles (446km) long, up to 18 miles (29km) wide, and a mile (1.6km) deep.
Home to the world famous London Bridge, Lake Havasu is a paradise for water lovers and desert lovers alike. The crystal clear water and sunny skies of Lake Havasu offer the perfect environment for any getaway.
Often called “Red Rock Country” Sedona is a four seasons playground for everyone – whether you’re into history and archaeology; arts and culture; shopping; outdoor sports; or the spiritual and metaphysical, imagine doing all this in a backdrop of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world.
You’ll love Tucson’s mild climate, spectacular scenery, challenging high-desert golf, scrumptious culinary scene, and exciting attractions. Plus, Tucson lodging properties offer exceptional value for groups. Resorts and hotels – with rooms at all price levels – are located close to the region’s natural parks, as well as cosmopolitan amenities such as fine dining, arts, and shopping.
Enjoy a scenic 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course nestled in the secluded foothills of northwest Phoenix. It is one of Phoenix’s only public-daily fee courses with scenic mountain views and an unblemished desert landscape. The beautifully maintained tees, fairways and greens are complimented by nature’s rugged and diverse terrain.
Cracker Barrel offers home-style meals with fresh ingredients prepared from scratch. Enjoy a hearty breakfast anytime. Browse through the “general store” for some great finds like old fashioned candies.