Category: Fun All Year in Phoenix

Random Arizona – A Unique Autumn Road Trip

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Now that cooler temperatures have arrived in Arizona, it is the perfect time to go on an autumn road trip!  One Exotic Car Rental + one Dose of Wanderlust = FUN! Check out these unique, random, and, at times, off-the-beaten-path, sights in, and around, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe in one of our fun exotic cars. Jump in and follow your wanderlust! The Paul Bunyan Muffler Man © Dean Jeffery Found in a suburban neighborhood of…

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Arizona’s Hidden Gems: Mystery Castle in Phoenix

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This destination is designated as a Phoenix Point of Pride. Built in the foothills of South Mountain, in the city of Phoenix, is Mystery Castle. Constructed from found or inexpensive materials in 1930 by Boyce Luther Gulley, this imaginative conglomeration is a monument to his love for his daughter, Mary Lou Gulley. Unfortunately, Gulley died fifteen years later after suffering from tuberculosis, leaving parts of the castle unfinished. The home was inherited by Gulley’s wife…

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Tempe Festivals: Springtime Fun in the Phoenix Area

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Located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, the stunning beauty of the Tempe Phoenix area is enough to draw crowds of people for Spring Break, Spring Training, and yes, for the spring weather. A constant mild 85 degrees Fahrenheit makes this area the “hot” spot for those from colder climbs. You can count on its famous sunny skies, so be sure to pack light clothing, sunglasses and sunscreen, and don’t forget to hydrate often…

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Spring Training: a Cactus League Travel Planner

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What: The Cactus League Are you ready for the start of the regular baseball season in sunny Arizona during Major League Baseball’s Cactus League Spring Training? Games are held at various stadiums in the Phoenix-Scottsdale area, including nearby Tempe Diablo Stadium and Phoenix Municipal Stadium. The Cactus League’s 15 MLB teams will report for Spring Training in 8 cities, in a tradition that has been around since 1947. Spring training is some of the best…

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See new works by world-renowned artists Philip & Matt Moulthrop at Desert Botanical Garden.

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Arizona Indigenous New Turned Wood Exhibition What a wonderful way to encapsulate the beauty of Arizona’s local vegetation! The Moulthrops represent three generations of wood turning using native southeastern woods. This is an extraordinary family who have passed down the art of word turning, while each artist has found his own voice and style. This family has earned Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities and has been featured on PBS and the Highland Woodworker,…

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Countdown to Arizona Super Bowl in 2015

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Already the excitement is building for the 2015 Super Bowl held right here in Arizona! So what big surprise is in store for Football fans planning to attend all the festivities, leading up to Super Bowl XLIX? Super Bowl Central will be a 12-block campus of food, fun and football related games in downtown Phoenix, that will be open to everyone leading up to the big game. “It will be an indoor campus around the…

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See Arizona’s Famous Canyon’s from behind the steering wheel of the 2014 Corvette Stingray!

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It’s been a long time coming but the new 2014 Corvette Stingrays are hitting the streets, and according to Jay Leno, this car is not just “evolutionary, but REVOLUTIONARY!” Styling and power are just some of the words he uses to gush over a car that would be right at home on the Autobahn. Why not see some of Arizona’s stunning landmarks from a brand new Corvette? Rent A Vette is the only luxury sports…

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Phoenix Golf Vacations: Discover the World’s Finest Courses

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It’s April in Phoenix Arizona. Spring training and the major league baseball season has come to an end. With the end of Spring Training this does not end the busy tourist season. It’s just beginning. Why is Phoenix so popular this time of year? Phoenix Golf Vacations Welcome to the world’s finest golf destination. This is a bold claim, but we’ve got the numbers to back it up. Start with nearly 200 Phoenix-area golf courses…

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Arizona Vacations: Enjoy Spring in Sunny Arizona!!

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It’s the beginning of spring here in sunny Arizona. Perfect weather. Days will be in the 80’s and nights will drop down to the chilly 60’s. Well…. chilly for us who live here. This is the time of year everyone wants to enjoy an Arizona vacation. For people who have never visited our beautiful State, you are  missing out on a wonderful destination. Most people believe Arizona is a vast wasteland of desert. But this…

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