Parada del Sol Parade, Trail’s End Festival leaders honored at tourism conference

The Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade and Trail’s End Festival volunteer leaders recently earned two awards for tourism and marketing a two recent [...] Continue Reading →

Best of Parada del Sol: Past, Present & Future of Scottsdale

Residents from around the Valley of the Sun flocked to Old Town Scottsdale on Saturday, Feb. 10, for the 65th annual Parada del Sol Parade and [...] Continue Reading →

A photo review of the 2018 Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade

  The 2018 Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade and Trail’s End Festival was held Saturday, Feb. 10 in Old Town Scottsdale. The event [...] Continue Reading →

Hashknife Pony Express keeps alive the ‘Spirit of the Old West’

This year marks a special occasion for the Hashknife Pony Express. For 60 years the Hashknife Pony Express has been official mail carriers of the [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale agrees to three-year funding agreement with Parada del Sol

As part of its consent agenda, Scottsdale City Council approved a three-year funding agreement for the Parada del Sol event at its Tuesday, Nov. [...] Continue Reading →

Parada Del Sol enters into funding deal with the city of Scottsdale

The annual Parada Del Sol celebration set in downtown Scottsdale has received a $79,000 shot in the arm from the city’s tourism development fund. [...] Continue Reading →

Gil Gifford always ready to share his voice

Gil Gifford is preparing for his 46th year as an announcer at the Annual Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade and Trail's End Festival. The 64th [...] Continue Reading →

WestWorld to enter into contract with Arizona Quarter Horse Association

Scottsdale City Council unanimously approved three resolutions regarding WestWorld’s contracts with the Arizona Quarter Horse Association and [...] Continue Reading →

Annual Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade & Trail’s End Festival returns

The 64th Annual Scottsdale Parada del Sol Parade & Trail’s End Festival on Feb. 11, will be another bustling day in downtown Scottsdale for [...] Continue Reading →

Smith: legacy of extraordinary volunteer signified with William P. Schrader Day

Last night our city commemorated 50 years of volunteer service from former Mayor Bill Schrader by declaring Jan. 30, 2017 as William P. Schrader [...] Continue Reading →