It was recently announced that the NCAA Men’s Final Four basketball games will be held in the Phoenix area in 2017. The games will be played at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, northwest of Phoenix. The University of Phoenix Stadium is seeing a lot of buzz these days, especially in the football world. In addition to being the home to the Arizona Cardinals, the 2016 College Football National Championship Game will also be held at the stadium on January 11th, 2016. The Pro Bowl will also be held in Phoenix at the same stadium on January 25th, 2015. The Fiesta Bowl is played at the University of Phoenix Stadium every year, where millions of out-of-state visitors have come to enjoy college football and great weather. The college football showdown will take place on December 31st. The biggest event that everyone is excited about at the University of Phoenix Stadium is the upcoming Super Bowl 2015 on February 1st. The ultimate football face-off will include Katy Perry as the halftime headliner.
Comedian and The Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon, will also be coming to Phoenix for a post-Super Bowl show at the Orpheum Theatre. Tickets have not yet been released.
With so many upcoming events happening in the Phoenix area, it truly is the place to be. In Phoenix, we also get to enjoy snow-free weather. For those of us who crave a little snow in the wintertime, Flagstaff is only a two-hour drive away. This small town features a large mountain with great snow sport activities. It is the perfect close-by destination for a snowy getaway.
Scottsdale is arguably one of the best places to live in the Phoenix area. With its upscale yet family-friendly environment, everyone can find something they love about Scottsdale. With three malls and countless shopping centers, Scottsdale is a shopper’s paradise. Golfers from around the country flock to Scottsdale because it has some of the best golf courses in the Southwest. Scottsdale is home to many art galleries that can be enjoyed year-round. Everyone loves a good place to have dinner. There are restaurants galore in Scottsdale, eight of which received AAA’s prestigious 4-diamond rating.
You can find countless things to enjoy in Scottsdale, Arizona. If you would like to see any homes in Scottsdale, call or email me at (602) 791-0536 or Carmen@TopScottsdaleHomes.com.
Carmen Brodeur JD
Trillium Properties, LLC