WHERE TO STAY

With its Camelback Mountain address, Sanctuary Resort offers an elevated level of luxury. If the panoramic views of Paradise Valley + world-class spa don’t floor you, experience a meal at Elements where Food Network Chef, Beau MacMillan, flexes his expertise with a menu of award-winning, Asian-fusion delights.

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MORNING

Visit The Simple Farm, a charming garden oasis in North Scottsdale, for a morning with the property’s French goats. Partake in a hands-on workshop where you’ll learn to make organic chevre + goat milk caramels.

Take a turn through Phoenix’s new urban food hall, DeSoto Central Market. Sample everything from ceviche + Southern catfish to barista-style tea drinks + modern bentos.

AFTERNOON

EVENING

Let the mustached connoisseurs at Second Story Liquor Bar craft you the perfect cocktail, then indulge in Virtu Honest Craft’s signature wood-charred octopus, voted best in Arizona.

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Seek refuge at the secluded Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale, a welcomed respite from your desert adventures. Nestled into the foothills of Pinnacle Peak, the property’s adobe casitas, striking design + sprawling views embody the magic of the urban Southwest.

MORNING

Experience a desert sunrise from the basket of a hot air balloon, where 360 degree views unfold above the Sonoran horizon.

AFTERNOON

Bike or hike your way through the McDowell Mountains, where a variety of trails to suit all experience-levels boast panoramic views of Scottsdale + Phoenix

EVENING

As night falls on the desert, your Hummer tour will traverse the rugged terrain of Sycamore Creek Forest in the shadow of Four Peaks. Night vision goggles will light your path, illuminating our indigenous wildlife + towering saguaros

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WHERE TO STAY

Andaz Scottsdale, our newest luxury resort, features eclectic bungalows inspired by the desert mid-century modern aesthetic. As a supporter of our local arts community, they are proud to feature the outstanding talent of regional artists + craftspeople.

MORNING

Tuck into ricotta waffles or bacon + fried egg risotto for brunch at Crudo, an industrial space in Phoenix known for its people-watching + craft cocktails.

AFTERNOON

Tour Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home, Taliesin West,  for an in-depth look at the mid-century master’s work.

EVENING

Phoenix Art Museum’s notable fashion collection, which rotates regularly, is the backdrop to an evening of art + design. Peruse the gallery’s incredible works before settling in for a molecular gastronomy-focused meal that is as architecturally interesting as it is tasty.

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WHERE TO STAY

An anchor of our entertainment district, the
W Scottsdale is a stone’s throw from our area’s most frequented nightclubs + Scottsdale Stadium, a hub for spring training baseball activity.

MORNING

 Experience a 90 minute custom club fitting with TECFit, a precise + unbiased process in partnership with Callaway, Ping, TaylorMade + Mizuno. Then, take to the course to swing out 18 holes on Tournament Player’s Course (TPC), home of the famed Waste Management Phoenix Open.

AFTERNOON

Take in America’s favorite pastime, before the season even begins!  Hit a Spring Training game at Scottsdale Stadium, home of the San Francisco Giants, where you’ll see the likes of Buster Posey + Madison Bumgarner play against the rest of the Cactus League.

EVENING

Sit down for steaks + cigars in a vintage car showroom. G Collection houses the private car collection of local jewelry artist, Scott Gauthier, an automobile enthusiast who opens his museum-quality garage to car aficionados.

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Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, a sophisticated Sonoran sanctuary, is a place you’ll never want to leave, + you don’t have to. The world-class spa, many pools + critically-acclaimed restaurants will leave you wanting for nothing.

MORNING

Proceed to the sky-lit atrium of Well + Being’s spa for an aerial yoga class, a core-strengthening exercise using ceiling-suspended silks.

AFTERNOON

Meet with Dr. Andrew Weil, of the famed anti-inflammatory diet, as he walks you through a study of modern juicing before you soak in the Arizona sun aboard a float in the spa’s rooftop pool.

EVENING

Engage La Hacienda, Bourbon Steak + Toro for an on-property dine-around, just steps from your hotel room door. Culinary-powerhouses unto themselves, these experiences capture the essence of Arizona within the confines of your newly-found nest.

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