Things to do in Scottsdale

Arizona Cowboy College
“ Excellent ” 6 Reviews
30208 N. 152nd St., Scottsdale, AZ 85262
Family owned and operated since 1969, and world renowned as one of a kind, Arizona Cowboy College offers people of all experience levels courses in ranching and horsemanship skills that will have you riding and working on a ranch with the best of them. We have people visit us from all over the world and have yet to have someone walk away without feeling that they have had life-changing experience here.
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
“ Excellent ” 450 Reviews
7301 E Indian Bend Road Scottsdale, AZ 85250
At the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, you can take a ride on the Pacific Railroad or the antique carousel. They have a variety of shops to visit, a museum to explore, and a new 10,000 square-foot Model Railroad building. They also feature several spacious playgrounds for children, and a few grassy areas to relax in the park’s picnic ramadas. With all there is to see and do, you could spend hours at this park, so they’ve even got you covered with food! The snackstop is a park favorite, and... read more
The Comedy Spot Comedy Club
“ Excellent ” 20 Reviews
7117 East 3rd Avenue, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85251
Don't miss the chance to see the country's best comedians in an intimate setting, the way stand-up is best presented.
Consider yourself a comedy connoisseur? Or just looking for a few good laughs? Then head straight for the Comedy Spot Comedy Club, Arizona's nationally recognized comedy club. Just one visit to the Comedy Spot Comedy Club and visitors can see why audience members have said over and over again, that the Comedy Spot is "their favorite place to sit down and watch stand-up!"
The Come... read more
Arizona Fine Art Expo
26540 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ
The Arizona Fine Art EXPO, produced by the award-winning Thunderbird Artists, showcases more than 100 nationally-acclaimed artists applying their artistic talents in studios. This event gives patrons unprecedented access to watch the world’s most gifted artists.
Enhancing the Arizona Fine Art EXPO is the charming Café de EXPO, patrons can choose to sit indoors surrounded by working artists, or outdoors where The Sonoran Desert provides the perfect setting for our two-acre sculpture garden wit... read more
Blue Adobe Grill
“ Excellent ” 270 Reviews
10885 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Blue Adobe Grille is not just any ‘ole Mexican place, it is a “New” Mexican restaurant – focusing on “delivering spice while maintaining incredible flavor.” The restaurant’s fire wood grille, which uses pecan wood, adds a unique flair to their food and is what they believe sets them apart from other local Mexican establishments. Their food is all very traditional “New” Mexican, and they serve indigenous dishes like stacked enchiladas, red chile pork posole, carne adovada and so... read more
Overland Gallery of Fine Art
7155 Main St. Scottsdale, AZ 85251
The Overland Gallery presents the work of premier American artists, and has been doing so since 1983. In 1991, the gallery first introduced famous Russian impressionist work into the United States, and still focuses today on Russian paintings of the 20th century. The gallery also features annual one-man shows, as well as a variety of gallery events throughout the year, and prides itself on outstanding customer service to all of their clients.