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Sunrise Trail- Fabulous Views

I love to hike and my husband and I have been exploring many of the trails around Fountain Hills and Scottsdale. If you are looking for a challenging hike with extraordinary views you might want to consider the Sunrise Trail . The views of the valley are beautiful and you also can capture a view of the Fountain in Fountain Hills. To reach Sunrise Trail-head, […]

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A Gem of a Trail in Fountain Hills Arizona

Looking for a quick hike without leaving town? The Lake Overlook Trail is the perfect hike to take with friends or family, where you can get a true sense of the beauty of Fountain Hills. The trail is short, only 1.7 miles long and has a few inclines but other than that, it’s pretty easy.  You can reach the trail across from Fountain Park on […]

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Happy Halloween 2015

Halloween in the Hills- Sat. Oct 31 2015

Come join in the fun this Saturday Oct 31 4-8 pm as we celebrate ” Halloween in the Hills.” The town of Fountain Hills will shut down the entire Avenue of the Fountains as the community gathers for the spooktacular event. Over 40 local businesses and charities will provide game booths, trick or treating, and bounce houses will be provided for the younger generation. Also […]

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Great Fair Fountain Hills AZ

Fountain Hills AZ- Great Fair 2015

Take some time this weekend to visit the “Great Fair” here in Fountain Hills. There are approximately 500 artists that come from all over the world to display their paintings, sculptures, jewelry, hand crafted furniture, and so much more. You can grab some lunch while strolling the avenue and catch some great views of the fountain. Located on the Avenue of the Fountains between 10-5 […]

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Waste Management Phoenix Open- Scottsdale AZ

PGA Tournament- Phoenix Open Coming to Scottsdale, AZ in 2015

PGA Greats to Attend 2015 Phoenix Open The PGA Tour returns to Arizona from Jan. 29 through Feb 2, 2015, with the Waste Management Phoenix Open. As is the case every year, a great deal of buzz surrounds the upcoming tournament, which is the fifth longest-running on tour. The event is to be hosted at TPC Scottsdale, known for its natural, amphitheater-style 16th hole, which […]

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Fountain Hills Festival of Arts-November 14-16 2104

The Avenue of the Fountains is considered by most residents to be the core or “downtown” Fountain Hills. The avenue median was just completely redone and should be ready to go for our big art fair this weekend Nov 14-16 , 10 am – 5 pm. Come join us! This quaint walkway is the perfect place for an afternoon stroll, sightseeing, shopping or to grab a […]

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Chihuly in the Garden

Chihuly – Desert Botanical Gardens

What a beautiful exhibit, Chihuly in the garden at the Phoenix Desert Botanical Gardens. If you haven’t gone, you must!! It’s a stunning exhibition and his works of art are amazing! Chihuly is credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement and renowned for his architectural installations around the world, in historic cities, museums and gardens. Here are some pictures we took on our visit

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Jazz in Fountain Hills AZ

Desert Canyon Golf Club to Host “Jazz in the Hills”

“Jazz in the Hills”, superb musical experience in a cozy, comfortable setting . Desert Canyon Golf Club will be hosting ” Jazz in the Hills” Oct 18 2013 through Jan 2014 Desert Canyon Golf Club 10440 North Indian Wells Drive Fountain Hills,AZ 85268 The music starts at 7:30 and ends at about 9:30 pm. Desert Canyon is a perfect setting for this venue, with stunning views complemented […]

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Disc Golf Tournament in Fountain Hills AZ

Golf with Flying Discs?

Disc Golf in Fountain Hills this weekend Friday March 1 – Sunday March 3 2013 What is Disc golf? This is where players use a flying disc, or a Frisbee instead of balls. The sport was formalized in the 1970’s, the object is to complete each hole with the least number of throws. The hole in this game is called a Pole Hole which is […]

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