"Pitchers and Catchers Report to Spring Training" in Scottsdale and around Arizona this week. Those joyous reports in Eastern and Northern cities in their newspapers and local TV stations give hope to the wintered weary that Spring is getting closer.
If you are getting tired of the "Polar Vortex" action in your home state, there are Arts Festivals all around the state during February in Scottsdale and Arizona. With signs of Summer, major league baseball and Spring Training begins. It may be time to hop on a plane and see the "Boys of Summer" stretching, playing catch and up to their normal Spring drills.
Pitchers & Catchers report to Spring Training in February at baseball camps in the Phoenix metro area
Oh Joy! The Boys of Summer return for Spring Training
Granite Creek Vineyards hosts a special Valentine's Day weekend featuring award-winning wines, live music, free desserts and delicious entrees available for purchase. Hours are noon to 5 p.m. each day. Admission is $14 ($7 for members).
The Scottsdale Ranch Community Center (10585 N. 100th Street) hosts an art show, sale and silent auction from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The artists are a local group of artists who live in and around Scottsdale Ranch. Proceeds benefit local charities....
The Orpheum Theatre hosts a 2:30 p.m. screening of this silent film starring Rudolph Valentino, with live accompaniment by world-famous organist Brett Valliant on the Orpheum's Wurlitzer theatre organ. Tickets are $15-20.
Vision Gallery (10 E. Chicago Street) hosts this exhibition by Chandler photographer and curator Holly Metz, highlighting the city's mid-century gems through contemporary and historical photos. Admission is free; hours vary by day.
The Clark Memorial Clubhouse Auditorium (19 N. Ninth Street) hosts vendors from across the region, offering mineral specimens, crystals, gemstones, fossils and more. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday....
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall (3939 N. Drinkwater Boulevard), this family- and dog-friendly event benefits Canine Companions for Independence. The day will include vendors, raffle prizes and much more. Free.
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, enjoy a free, self-guided tour of open ceramic studios and exhibitions by selected potters and sculptors from around the Valley and state. Visit website for tour map and listings.
Coronado Park (1717 N. 12th Street) hosts this Coronado Neighborhood Association event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tour some of the neighborhood's most interesting historic and modern homes, and enjoy vendors, a beer garden, food trucks, music and...
Scottsdale, Phoenix and Around the State of Arizona
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