Labor Day in Scottsdale, like the rest of the nation, symbolizes the end of summer, even though we’ve got at least one more month of hot weather. A lot of locals head north to the mountains or west to the California beaches to celebrate, but many folks stay at home.
If you are one of Scottsdale residents staying close to home for the holiday weekend, you might enjoy one of these holiday weekend events.
Saturday, August 31st: Phoenix Cooks! at Kierland Commons
For one day, the Valley’s best chefs convene to share a variety of vibrant ingredients combined into the tastiest dishes that will intrigue the pallet, enhance your culinary experience and benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
Sunday, September 1st: Joe Satriani at Talking Stick
Guitar hero and instrumental rock god Joe Satriani will take the Talking Stick Resort Ballroom stage to support the launch of his brand new album. Unstoppable Momentum and its first single, "A Door Into Summer," feature the incredible twin-guitar harmonies, wild solos and emotional fervor that have won Satriani fans in his three-decade long career.
Monday, September 2nd: Labor Day shopping at Scottsdale Fashion Square
It’s interesting to discover that Labor Day is one of the biggest retail days of the year, so if you’re in the mood for some shopping, Fashion Square will have some great sales and cools temps inside.
And if you in the mood to do a little home shopping, you can start here!
Have a safe and happy Labor Day weekend.