The Wrigley Mansion is gearing up for Easter with a delicious brunch fit for the whole family. The mansion will be decked out in spring decor for the occasion, and the Easter Bunny will be on-hand to greet guests and pose for photos with children. Kids can also participate in two Easter egg hunts that afternoon on the stately grounds.
This free event is perfect for consumers, families and healthcare professionals in search of answers to the complex questions surrounding chronic illnesses and disabilities. This two-day health fair will offer multiple education and exhibition opportunities and health screenings to an estimated 1,000 attendees.
The Hands On STEM Fair is an event of hands-on activities that is open to all the community. The first 150 students to arrive at the event will get a free T-shirt. Activities include birdhouses, solar cars, Scribble Bot and many more.
Gin Festival will be a packed playground for spirits and cocktail lovers with hands-on workshops, nerd seminars, Perfect Serve Gin Tonic Bar and botanical-filled activities. Meet and connect with the distillers of your favorite gins and learn why and how they do what they do. Bonus this year: Perfect Serve Gin Tonic Bar and bloody mary bar tastings zones!
Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed in May in the United States since 1949, reaching millions of people in the United States through the media, local events, and screenings. Mental Health Awareness Month was started in the United States in 1949 by the Mental Health America organization.
Award-winning Executive Chef, Jacques Qualin, is serving up Spring by the plateful with his new seasonal menu. Enjoy spectacularly flavorful dishes from his recipe book, such as Sweet Pea Soup topped with creamy Parmesan foam, or Dungeness Crab Salad accented with asparagus ribbon, spicy mustard, and bright, bold melon juice. Gluten free and vegetarian options also available.
Ballet Arizona will present three spectacular pieces from “the father of American ballet,” George Balanchine, from May 2-5 for All Balanchine. The three-piece performance will include a rendition of Emeralds, performed for the first time by Ballet Arizona. To celebrate, Ballet Arizona and G.G. Gems, Inc. will raffle an exquisite emerald necklace – the birthstone for May.
The McDonald’s Rock ‘n’ Roll car show is the longest running show of its kind! This is the perfect destination to see classic cars and motorcycles. This free open-air event is complete with 50’s ear music provided by “Party Time DJ’s.” An average night showcases 250-500 cars and up to 150 motorcycles.
Prado Mother’s Day Brunch treats mom to breakfast classics, a selection of small bites and wood-fired meats, or stop by the raw bar for seafood complete with shrimp and sushi. ($99 per adult, $39 per child). Reservations: (480) 627-3039
Wildflower (formerly bread company) will be celebrating valley moms on Sunday, May 12th offering them a FREE loaf of bread on this day exclusively from 6:00am to close. Wildflower’s bread is prepared & baked fresh daily; the breads are all natural without any additives or preservation.
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort presents Mother’s Day Brunch: “Four Restaurants. Seven Chefs. One Spectacular Mother’s Day Brunch." Each restaurant on property will host a different event, including Ironwood American Kitchen, Bourbon Steak, La Hacienda, Toro and in the Palomino Ballroom. Call Restaurant Reservations at (480) 585-2694 for details.
Phoenix Ballet presents the world premiere of Slawomir Wozniak's Snow White. The whole family will enjoy this entertaining and heartwarming version of the popular fairy tale. Phoenix Ballet is home to one of the best ballet training institutes in the world. Internationally ranked the 4th best ballet school.
Guests are welcome to indulge in the best and most flavorful locally grown ingredients in a live demonstration format. Each family-style dinner is created by Executive Chef Marcos Seville. This month’s dinner is artfully paired with rosé.