Arts & Entertainment

“The Fountain in the Desert”

One of Arizona’s most popular icons and certainly the most famous among Scottsdale real estate developments, the world famous Tallest Fountain will become your time clock at the top of each hour, becoming more mesmerizing each day!

Stroll Among World-Class Arts & Crafts

Enjoy one of the many celebrated art festivals hosted along Avenue of the Fountains, try the finest wines at the Thunderbird Art & Wine Festival, or stop by one of the Avenue Galleries & Shops featuring celebrated local and national artists.

Travel through Time

The River of Time Museum recounts the captivating past of the Lower Verde Valley. Learn how the Yavapai migrated throughout Central Arizona; explore with trappers such as Kit Carson; join the “river tamers” as they build dams and canals and see how “the dam that never was” brought about the development of Fountain Hills. www.riveroftimemuseum.org

Live Entertainment

Performing arts at the Lakeside Village Amphitheater are as varied—and grand—as your imagination. Treat the kids to a “Movie in the Grass,” marvel at Ballet Under the Stars, catch the Bard himself at Shakespeare Live, applaud your neighbors of the Fountain Hills Community Theater (Arizona’s most honored community theater!), or listen to the melodious sounds of musical performances by Arizona’s finest entertainers. On weekends, drop in at Grapeables Fine Wines to enjoy live entertainment and cultural delights.

Watch Art Come to Life

Embark on an artistic journey…. and never leave your neighborhood! The Fountain Hills public art collection is a wonderfully eclectic experience that celebrates artistic excellence ranging from contemporary sculpture to traditional bronzes and everything in between. Nearly 70 selections valued at over $1.4 million grace the Avenue of the Fountains, Fountain Park, Plaza Waterfront and the Community Center Complex.

Pay Your Respects to Fallen Heroes

The Fountain Hills Veterans Memorial is one of Arizona’s most beautiful and serene tributes to the men and women of the United States Armed forces.

Professional Sports

The Phoenix metro area is home to six professional sports franchises and home to a robust spring training program for Major League Baseball.

  • Arizona Cardinals (NFL)
  • Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
  • Arizona Rattlers (AFL)
  • Phoenix Coyotes (NHL)
  • Phoenix Suns (NBA)