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Santa Paws – Saturday, December 1st

Bixby and Gibbs, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess’ lovable canine ambassadors, are inviting all of their four-legged friends to join in on the cheer this year for photos with Santa. Photo packages available for purchase during event.

Tempe Fall Festival Of The Arts – Friday, November 30th 

The Tempe Festival of the Arts is a well-loved community event that showcases art, live entertainment, food and beverage. More than 300 artist booths will fill the streets of Downtown Tempe over a course of a 3-day weekend. Hundreds of artists from across North America will present unique, hand-made artwork that offers visitors a distinctive shopping experience. The Tempe Festival of the Arts is consistently ranked among the Top 20 art festivals in the nation by Sunshine Artists and has received the prestigious Pinnacle Award from the International Festival and Events Association. Join us this fall as we celebrate the festival’s 50th Anniversary.

Wine Dinner Series: Failla From Napa Valley – Saturday, December 1st

At Bar Bianco, we are as passionate about good wine as we are about good food. That’s why we are so excited to announce our 2018-2019 Wine Dinner Series, in the beautiful setting of our Garden at the downtown Pizzeria Bianco. Each dinner includes four courses with wine pairings. We hope you’ll join Chef Chris Bianco and some of our favorite winemakers in celebration of food and wine and community. 

Unique Markets Holiday Popup – Sunday, December 2nd

Shop from the best modern, independent designers, artists and emerging brands this holiday season! Find one-of-a-kind gifts, shop with your squad, or bring the whole family for a fun and unique shopping experience. The energetic, festival-like atmosphere includes great music, free drinks and DIY projects, photo booth fun, and admission includes a limited-edition cotton tote bag!

Tumbleweed Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights – Saturday, December 1st

Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and the Chandler City Council invite the community to celebrate the holidays in Downtown Chandler with the return of the City’s annual Tumbleweed Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights. Behold the iconic Tumbleweed Tree, visit with the jolly man himself, Santa, and enjoy musical performances. The holiday spectacular kicks off at 4:30 p.m. when thousands of revelers fill historic downtown to partake in festive crafts, amusement rides, live entertainment and a glowing pageantry of lights. At the conclusion of the parade, guests are invited to gather in the center of the park on the west side of Arizona Avenue for the Tumbleweed Tree lighting ceremony.