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Top 10 Neighborhood Amenities in Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale is a major winter resort in the state of Arizona, nicknamed "the Valley of the Sun" for its 300+ sunny days a year. Since 1951, it has evolved from a small farming community, with 2,000 residents and only 1 sq. mile territory, to a vibrant city spread over 200 sq. miles and inhabited by over 200,000 people. Today's Scottsdale is a cluster of golf courses and international resorts. It is also home to several art galleries, popular restaurants, nightclubs and other venues that give it metropolitan touch and allow Scottsdale to host various cultural and sporting events. At the same time, the horse ranches are still just a short ride away! Apart from being a booming tourist center, Scottsdale has also made it big, lately, in terms of high technology, healthcare and medical research.

Fashion Square Mall

Fashion Square Mall is an upscale, superb regional luxury shopping mall in Scottsdale, where you can lavishly shop, dine, wine and go to the movies. Prada, Barney's, Nordstrom - are just few brand names awaiting avid consumers. It is the largest shopping mall in Arizona and the American Southwest, featuring approximately 2 million sq. feet of retail space, which also puts it among the 30 largest malls in the country.

Old Town Scottsdale

The Downtown area of Scottsdale is a busy place and a lure for both visitors and locals who have the taste for art galleries, special shopping, and fine dining. The profile of venues ranges from casual to high-end, and includes good old southwestern attractions as well as top-notch extravagant nightlife entertainment.
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Optima Camelview Village

Optima Camel View Village is a cluster of luxury condos, located on Scottsdale Rd. near Fashion Square Mall and Golf community. Built in 2006, this gated community is conveniently close to major shopping and dining facilities, as well as museums and art galleries!

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) encompasses twenty-one acres of masterly landscaped territory in the very heart of downtown Scottsdale. The museum features the best of contemporary art, architecture and design created by both, international artists and those from just around the corner. The exhibition features education opportunities and is suitable for all ages, backgrounds and interests.
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Scottsdale's Museum of the West

Scottsdale's Museum of the West pays tribute to the Western Spirit as it was back in the early years of the U.S. advance to the Pacific coast. The museum serves as a link between the arts and cultural part of the city and several residential, commercial and entertainment hubs in Old Town Scottsdale. It pumps energy into the historic Loloma Arts District and amplifies pedestrians' enjoyment of the renowned gallery sector on the neighboring main street.

TPC Scottsdale

The Champions Course is where championship golf is only the beginning! Located in Scottsdale, TPC Scottsdale offers two legendary championship courses that are both open to the public to enjoy! The club is a permanent home of the Waste Management Phoenix Open and hosts many other events throughout the year. Named one of America's best golf courses by "Gulfweed Magazine", this is undoubtedly one of the top courses in Arizona.
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WestWorld of Scottsdale

WestWorld! This is premier, nationally recognized, multi-user event facility in the Southwest. If you are in need of a remarkable venue in a world-class destination, look no further! With over 300,000. sq. ft. of exhibition space, WestWorld offers limitless possibilities for event producers and planners. Annual events held here include Barrett-Jackson collector car auction, Scottsdale Arabian Show, Good Guys Show, and Sportsman Expo!

Scottsdale Artwalk

America's original ArtWalk is a weekly tradition that has been practiced for 40 years! The event happens every Thursday evening all year long. On this occasion, all the local galleries, affiliated with the Scottsdale Gallery Association, open their doors to the public and display the works of the Southwest renowned artists.
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Sandspur Ranch

Sandspur Ranch in Scottsdale specializes in breeding, training, exhibiting and marketing pedigree Arabian horses in the U.S. In 2014, the ranch hosted the Arabian Horse Farm Tour which lasted from Dec 31, 2014 to Jan 4, 2015. This annual event showcases to the general public the lifestyle of the Arabian horses bred in North America.

Scottsdale Quarter

Scottsdale Quarter is a hip open-air spot on the South-East corner of Scottsdale Rd. and Greenway-Hayden Loop. It is here where the pulse of the city meets the calm of the desert. The area comprises 28 acres and accommodates 370,000. sq. ft. of retail, restaurant and entertainment facilities. Among the most notable outlets here are some major brands like Nike, Apple, iPic Theaters, and Dominic's Steakhouse.
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Top 10 Neighborhood Amenities in Scottsdale, AZ