We’re here in Scottsdale where it’s professional baseball spring camp training – busy time. We’ve decided to head off to Picacho Peak State Park for a few nights of desert camping – gorgeous area. In the meantime we love visiting the old town of Scottsdale for a fix of old fashioned cowboy history. More…
Downtown Scottsdale offers some of the finest galleries, specialty retail, cultural attractions and dining in the Valley of the Sun. Downtown Scottsdale is at the heart of the
city’s art scene, with Contemporary and Western Art, Theatre and a wide variety of outdoor sculptures set amid the lush green lawns and sparkling fountains of Civic Center Mall.
Scottsdale’s Arts District is home to a high concentration of galleries showcasing some of the best Western and Southwestern art in the country. Throughout “Old Town”, shopkeepers sell quality Native American crafts, offering everything from hand-woven Navajo rugs to Zuni silver jewelry.
Photos: d. king