Things to Do in Arizona

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Rent a Specialized Rockhopper. Read More

Channel your inner Cirque du Soleil performer for this off-the-floor yoga class at the Well & Being at Willow Stream Spa. Stretchy fabric hammocks... Read More

Day trips to Rainbow Bridge National Monument and other sites can be arranged through Aramark, which operates the Lake Powell’s five marinas. Read More

Yee-haw! Pull on your boots, grab your hat and learn the in’s and out’s of cowboyin’. From horseback riding to roping and shoeing, this working cattle... Read More

Explore the Southwest’s rich natural and cultural history, from sparkly minerals and prehistoric fossils to a reconstructed Native American village and... Read More

Located in the neighboring city of Mesa, this kid-friendly museum explores the Arizona’s natural and cultural history with plenty of hands-on,... Read More

Three-day rafting trips along the Colorado River, from $725 per person. Read More

The ski mountain boasts the largest vertical ski drop in Arizona (2,300 feet). Read More

Originally founded as the Arizona Territorial Fair in November 1884, this three-week event now takes place in mid-October at the Arizona State... Read More

The property features a zoo, natural history museum, and botanical garden all in one venue. Read More

While waiting for a table at the next-door Pizzeria Bianco, enjoy handmade cocktails and appetizers at this candlelit bar, located downtown on Heritage... Read More

In January, serious car collectors descend upon the WestWorld complex in North Scottsdale for one of the best-attended auto auctions in the world. Even... Read More

Bentley’s beautifully curated paintings, sculptures and photographs make it one of Southwest’s best contemporary art galleries. Its impressive roster of... Read More

Here lies the coolest spot in town when it comes to art and architecture. (It’s also the sister location to Bentley Gallery, which is part of... Read More

This midcentury landmark opened in 1960s, and it’s still one Phoenix’s favorite shopping destinations. Residents love to stroll the outdoor mall’s... Read More

Guided tours at the Biosphere 2 give families an insider view into the world’s largest glass-enclosed environmental lab—with wilderness... Read More

Take a tour up the Colorado River to the Topock Gorge. Read More

Go beyond the touristy town center to the northern boundary of town to see the burial site of many of Tombstone’s most infamous outlaws: the... Read More

Now this is one view of the desert that few experience: suspended from the side of a boulder 75 feet off the ground. Rock climbing instructors at the... Read More

For the ultimate golf instruction, book a lesson at the Boulders Golf Academy. The school offer a variety programs to upgrade your game, from 30-minutes... Read More

This is one of the prime spots in Arizona to witness the Desert in Bloom—a spectacular, acres-encompassing display of blossoming Indian paintbrush... Read More

Across the street from the Phoenix Art Museum, Bunky Boutique shares a space with Giant Coffee in the white, cube-like Merz Project Building. The shop... Read More

The largest butterfly pavilion in the country, this indoor zoo features a global collection of colorful monarchs, gold banded foresters and mountain... Read More

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