Things to do in Scottsdale

MacDonalds Ranch
Excellent109 Reviews
26540 North Scottsdale Road Scottsdale, AZ 85255
MacDonald’s Ranch is “the premier horseback riding stable in the valley of the sun” – Scottsdale! At MacDonald’s Ranch, guests of all ages can participate in activities ranging from guided horseback rides and hayrides, to stagecoach rides and Cowboy Cookouts. They also have a walk-in petting zoo with all sorts of friendly farm animals, and a pumpkin patch, which plays host to their Annual Pumpkin Festival.
Su Vino Winery
Very Good45 Reviews
7035 E. Main Street, Suite 110 Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Initially founded in Grapevine, Texas, the Su Vino Winery in Scottsdale is the second installment of this award winning winery, and the very first (and only) winery to be located in Scottsdale. Family owned and operated, Su Vino has received more than 40 awards for their wines, and specializes in “unique and interesting varietals and blends.” They have a tasting room at their winery where you can try their unique and creative flavors, and they also offer the option of customizing wine to any... read more
Carnival of Illusion - An Evening of Worldly Magical Delights
Excellent88 Reviews
Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, 6902 E. Greenway Parkway Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Laugh, Have Fun and Celebrate a Magical night out that will transport you to a turn of the century experience. The Carnival of Illusion Parlour Show presents national quality magic in an old-world setting and is limited to JUST 35 guests. Charming and clever, the Carnival of Illusion is Vaudeville Magic, Mystery, and OOOH La La! Your hosts have performed as house entertainers at the world's top resorts, for Fortune 100 CEOs, to the 200 Most Powerful Women in America.
"OUTSTANDING!" ... 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
Dos Gringos Scottsdale
4209 N. Craftsman Ct. Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Dos Gringos in Scottsdale is a casual, laid back patio bar located amongst the shops and galleries in Old Town Scottsdale. This Mexican cantina boasts three patios to relax on, including a rooftop patio that is perfect for an afternoon of day-drinking.
As the #1 seller of Corona in the United States, this Mexican cantina is the ideal spot for happy hour, afternoon drinks or a night on the town in Scottsdale. With booths, tables and plenty of standing room, Dos Gringos in Scottsdale is the perfec... 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.