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Special Event: Education, History/Science
Bodies Revealed
Amram Knishinsky, founder of Scottsdale’s newest entertainment destination, OdySea in the Desert, plans to bring one of the world’s most sought-after traveling exhibits to Arizona. "Bodies Revealed" explores the human body in an intimate and informative wa...
OdySea in the Desert Entertainment Destination
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sun 5/12/19 at 9am-7pm
Special Event: Community Event
American Legion Ceremony for Retiring Unserviceable Flags
Associa Arizona takes great pride in participating in The American Legion’s ceremony for retiring unserviceable flags. The Ceremony for Disposal of Unserviceable Flags was implemented in 1937 by the National Convention of the American Legion in New York....
Associa Arizona-Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Wed 7/31/19 at 8am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Installations
Local Light
Not only is Canal Convergence moving to November, expanding to 10 consecutive days and dramatically increasing the amount of artwork, programming and performances, it’s also extending its atmosphere beyond the Scottsdale Waterfront to the Old Town Scottsda...
Downtown Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Mon 12/31/18
Special Event: History/Science, For the Family
Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants
Guests are invited to dive beneath the surface of the world’s rivers in the new exhibition “Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants,” opening November 10th. Enormous in size and rapidly dwindling in number, these ancient fish play critical roles i...
OdySea Aquarium
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sun 5/5/19 at 9am-6pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Children, For the Family, Holiday
Jurassic Winter Wonderland
Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs will be transforming their indoor dinosaur exhibit into a Jurassic Winter Wonderland for the holiday season. This first ever dino-themed Christmas showcase will feature thousands of multicolored lights, a real snow entrance, k...
Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sun 1/6/19
Special Event: Fashion Show/Bridal, Community Event, Holiday, Art Show
Christmas Art and Fashion
Christmas Poinsettia miniatures and fashion made with Poinsettias just in time for the holiday. Poinsettia paintings are original mini art made on canvas perfect gift ideas. The wearable art floral fashion has Christmas Poinsettia’s on scarves, dresses and...
Gallery Andrea
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Holiday
Christmas in the Rainforest
As the chilly winter season approaches, families can celebrate the holidays, “Rainforest-style,” in the warm, enchanting environment of a beautiful rainforest amidst 3,000 colorful butterflies fluttering freely in the magnificent glass atrium. Beginnin...
Butterfly Wonderland
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Fri 12/28/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Fall Fashion
Fashion by Artsyandreaz Floral Fashion is custom made with artwork by mother-daughter duo Andrea de Kerpely-Zak and Andrea Zakrzewski. The motto is ‘Wear Happiness,’ and each piece has a positive message,” “You will see dresses, skirts, scarves and purse...
Gallery Andrea
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Fri 12/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Painting
Fall Landscapes
Rusty Walker has been painting scenery of the Southwest for more than 40 years, and the gallery will exhibit his Arizona landscapes along with his art of horses. “Much of my work is painted on location, and those are rather direct, strong in contrast a...
Gallery Andrea
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Fri 12/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Painting
Artist Kristine Andrea loves to paint animals in a unique way. Her roots are from Canada and she is loving her new home in Arizona where she gets constant inspiration for her next animal. See her roosters, and other quicky animals shown in this exhibit.
Gallery Andrea
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Mon 12/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 12/26/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Holiday
Scottsdazzle Holiday Event
As the holiday season approaches, the City of Scottsdale’s elves are busy planning yet another fabulous annual Scottsdazzle holiday extravaganza. The event delights local residents and out of town visitors alike with a month of celebratory festivities lead...
Scottsdale Waterfront
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sat 12/22/18
Special Event: For the Family, Holiday
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park Holiday Lights
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is holding their annual winter wonderland of lights and displays from November 30 through January 6 each evening from 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Opening night will feature a live band and Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane will host the ann...
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sun 1/6/19 at 6:30pm-9pm
Special Event: Holiday
Fishmas at OdySea Aquarium
OdySea Aquarium is getting festive ‘Under the Sea’ style, this holiday season as they launch their first “Fishmas at OdySea Aquarium”, beginning December 1st. The largest Aquarium in the Southwest will feature activities such as a warm weathered “South Po...
OdySea Aquarium
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sun 1/6/19 at 9am-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Acoustic, Cabaret
Alan Cumming, Legal Immigrant
Renaissance man, style icon, social activist, bon viveur – Alan Cumming is perhaps best known for his unforgettable performance as Emcee in "Cabaret" and his ongoing role as host of PBS’ Masterpiece Mystery. Now the Scottish-born provocateur and storytelle...
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 at 7:30pm
Art: Art Talk
Art Critic with Sonoran Arts League
Monthly Art Critiques at the Desert Foothills Library. Join us on the 2nd Monday of every month starting at 4:00 pm for a no cost art critique. Sonoran Art League knows and research validates that group critiques contribute to artist development. This once...
Desert Foothills Library
Cave Creek, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 at 4pm
Mon 1/14/19 at 4pm
Mon 2/11/19 at 4pm
Art: Art Show, Children's Arts/Crafts
Artists' Children
Arizona is the home of many talented and driven individuals who are both artists and parents. “Artists’ Children,” a new exhibition presented by Scottsdale Arts Education & Outreach, showcases artwork by the next generation of creatives, ages 2 – 22. It op...
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Sat 12/15/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/16/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 12/17/18 - Sat 12/22/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 12/23/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 12/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Design, History/Science
Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona
Learn about the legendary Frank Lloyd Wright’s impact on Arizona architecture through Footprints on the Desert: Frank Lloyd Wright in Arizona from Sept. 15 – Dec. 31 at the Gallery @ the Library, Scottsdale Civic Center. “Frank Lloyd Wright believed the U...
Scottsdale Public Library – Civic Center Library
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 - Thu 12/13/18 at 9am-8pm
Fri 12/14/18 - Sat 12/15/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 12/16/18 at 1pm-5pm
Mon 12/17/18 - Thu 12/20/18 at 9am-8pm
Fri 12/21/18 - Sat 12/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: Children, Holiday
Holiday Cookie Decorating
Celebrate the season with a sweet treat! Your girl can get creative by decorating three holiday cookies with festive frosting and sprinkles. Enjoy the cookies while shopping or take them home in a “to go” box that she can embellish with stickers. The price...
American Girl Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Theater: Holiday, Drama
It's a Wonderful Life
George Bailey comes from the small town of Bedford Falls. His dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. George’s guardian angel descends on Christmas Eve to save him from despair and to show him what the world w...
Don Bluth Front Row Theatre
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 at 7pm
Thu 12/13/18 - Fri 12/14/18 at 7pm
Sat 12/15/18 at 2pm and 7pm
Mon 12/17/18 at 7pm
Thu 12/20/18 - Fri 12/21/18 at 7pm
Special Event: Holiday, Food/Tasting
LDV Winery Tasting Room Announces Shopping Party
Wine aficionados and spirit-giving Santas are invited to sip into the holidays at the LDV Tasting Room Shopping Party on Monday, December 10 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. In addition to a large selection of LDV wines for gift-giving, special guests Kay Conno...
LDV Winery Tasting Room
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 12/10/18 at 6pm-7:30pm

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