November in Scottsdale Is Fabulous
Aaaaah, November in Scottsdale. Whether you live in Scottsdale year around, a snowbird just settling in for a pleasant winter or you will be visiting Scottsdale in November, there are a ton of things to do! In fact, November is such a busy month, if you’re planning on visiting, book ahead.
How’s the Weather in Scottsdale in November?
In a word: Perfect. The average temperature last November (2017) was….. SIXTY-EIGHT DEGREES. Yes, that’s Fahrenheit. The highs were
POLO! The 8th Annual Bentley Polo Championships Horse & Horsepower takes place and is presented by Talking Stick Casino & Resort. It’s for two days at West World November 10th and 11th. The World’s Longest Catwalk Fashion Show is part of the Polo Championships. The catwalk is over 200 yards long with more than 100 models. Dress to impress this is the events to be seen at and a primer for the 16th Hole come WMPO time.
Dog Fashion Show
That’s right, the Fourth Annual Canine Couture fashion show is on Saturday, November 10th on the first day of the polo event. Register for your dog to wear their best outfit or just go to watch the festivities.
Kid Friendly Fun in Scottsdale
There are plenty of kid friendly things to do in Scottsdale year around but in November there are even more choices. Check out some of the great events highlighted here and take the little ones out around town.
Family Fun AZ Presents Harvest Festival
The 2nd Annual Family Fun Harvest Festival on November 11th inside Odysea in the Desert. Live music, pumpkins to decorate, bounce houses, face painting and more. Special character guests will appear and there’s plenty for the adults to do too.
Diet HARD cuz November Is Coming
There are so many food and alcohol festivals in Scottsdale it’s nearly impossible to mention them all. There are a few we would like to highlight, however and once they’ve passed be sure to come back for a full review.
Beer Festivals in Scottsdale
AZ Barrels, Bottles & Brew inaugural event at Salt River Fields on November 3rd.
Wine & Culinary Festivals in Scottsdale
Wine & Food Experience presented by Martha Stewart at West World November 3rd and 4th.
Chill Out in Scottsdale
Ready for Christmas? You have two options for awesome tree lighting in Scottsdale. The first one is in Old Town Scottsdale, called
Petapalooza Scottsdale Edition
We love our dogs. No question about it. Celebration your furry friend during the DAY OF THE DOG on November 17th-18th in Old Town. It’s been said that Arizona is the state with the highest percentage of dog ownership, a woofing 47.9%! Come to this day to watch the puppy stampede,
Music to Your Ears
Lights, Music, Art – GO!
Canal Convergence is another must go. This happens twice a year in the Fall and the Spring. Put on by Scottsdale Public Arts. Instagram worth pictures and fun for the whole family. November 9th-18th – put it in your calendar. Do it, do it now!
What Fun Things To Do In November
This list is only a small sampling of some of the things to do in Scottsdale. If you’re visiting the area but want to see other parts of the Phoenix Metro area know there are almost unlimited options. Check out the towns like Cave Creek, Chandler, Tempe, Downtown Phoenix and Fountain Hills for some great events. Whatever you do, don’t stay home!