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Raven’s 8th Annual SUMMER SUNDRESS SOIREE

Raven’s 8th Annual SUMMER SUNDRESS SOIREE

Saturday, June 3rd 8 PM Raven’s 8th Annual SUMMER SUNDRESS SOIREE BLK LIVE, 7301 E. Butherus Dr. Scottsdale, AZ 85260 Join us at this annual cocktail party created in anticipation for Summer, and in celebration of the cool, colorful sundresses worn by the lovely ladies of our city. We’ll be featuring great live music, a best dress contest, […]

Raven’s 10th Annual HALLOWEEN BASH

Raven’s 10th Annual HALLOWEEN BASH

Raven’s 10th Annual HALLOWEEN BASH Once again, we’ll be bringing our popular Halloween Bash to the grand two-level showroom of the fabulous Talking Stick Resort. Guests will enjoy top notch entertainment on stage along with specialty theme-related cocktails, haunting décor, and a must-see costume contest. The large dance floor will be a dream come true […]

Raven’s 6th Annual SEXY SHOE PARTY

Raven’s 6th Annual SEXY SHOE PARTY

Friday, October 16th 8:00 PM Raven’s 6th Annual SEXY SHOE PARTY Benefiting Foster Children’s Rights Coalition’s Footsteps Program The Toasted Cork, 4301 N. Civic Center Plaza, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 – 480.386.4588 Join us for our annual sophisticated cocktail party filled with great live music, complimentary snacks, and cocktail specials all night at a fabulous 2-level […]

SUNDAYS IN PARADISE presented by Raven Events – Oct. 11th 2 PM

SUNDAYS IN PARADISE presented by Raven Events – Oct. 11th 2 PM

SUNDAYS IN PARADISE presented by Raven Events – Oct. 11th 2 PM This event is a favorite of people who enjoy time with friends in a beautiful setting on a Sunday evening. The seating is first come, first serve at this popular live music event and we’ll be offering 1/2 off bottles of wine, delicious […]

HO, HO, HO — RIBBONS & BOWS SMALL WORKS HOLIDAY SHOW!

HO, HO, HO — RIBBONS & BOWS SMALL WORKS HOLIDAY SHOW!

HO, HO, HO — RIBBONS & BOWS SMALL WORKS HOLIDAY SHOW! Kickoff the holiday season with us! On The Edge Gallery presents “Ribbons & Bows Small Works Show”, opening on Thursday, December 5th for the Holiday ArtWalk from 6 PM to 9 PM. The “Ribbons & Bows Small Works Show” will continue hanging through December […]

ArtFest of Scottsdale 2013

ArtFest of Scottsdale 2013

ArtFest of Scottsdale 2013 Arizona’s #1 Fall Fine Art Festival The 20th Annual ArtFest™ of Scottsdale, a two day celebration, features independent fine artists, local musicians, a variety of international food, interactive hands-on art activities for children, and local community groups like the Scottsdale Historical Society and Kiwanis used book sale. Enjoy the sounds at […]

Artisan Markets with Thriller On The Bridge 2013

Artisan Markets with Thriller On The Bridge 2013

Artisan Markets Opens New Season with Thriller On The Bridge With scenic Scottsdale Waterfront as the backdrop, the Artisan Markets dare to kick-off its new season with a bang! Or is it a howl? Scottsdale, Arizona (September 19, 2013) – Halloween night, October 31 from 5 p.m. -10 p.m. the Artisan Markets invites you to […]

History of Scottsdale, Arizona

History of Scottsdale, Arizona

History of Scottsdale, Arizona Before European settlement, Scottsdale was a Pima village known as Vaṣai S-vaṣonĭ, meaning “rotting hay.” Some Pima remained in their original homes well into the 20th century. For example, until the late 1960s, there was a still-occupied traditional dwelling on the southeast corner of Indian Bend Road and Hayden Road. Currently, […]