The Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships returned to WestWorld of Scottsdale for its seventh year. Guests reveled in polo tournaments, a fashion show, sneak peeks at the 2018 Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show and 2018 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, and plenty of food and fanfare.
Held at The Scottsdale Plaza Resort, the 65 Roses & Wine Gala was an elegant evening of wine tasting, fine food, auction items and unique entertainment for an incredible cause: To help find a cure for cystic fibrosis.
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts brought art enthusiasts together for its annual gala benefiting Scottsdale Arts’ education and outreach programs. The highlight of the evening was a photography exhibit by world-renowned photographer Ansel Adams paired with a symphonic work in tribute to Adams.
Athletes and celebrities joined Phoenicians at the Montelucia for a fun-filled philanthropic night in support of the Joe Niekro Foundation and neurological awareness. The black-tie affair was emceed by former NFL player Norris Thomas, and guests enjoyed a cocktail reception, dinner and special programming.
Held at Hangar One, this exclusive preview event celebrated Barrett-Jackson’s 47th Annual Scottsdale Auction. Guests enjoyed wine, cocktails and signature tasting dishes from local chefs. Barrett-Jackson also showcased a special preview of collector cars heading to the 2018 Scottsdale auction. The event benefited TGen Cancer Research, and guests played casino games to raise money for this great cause.
Arizona Cardinals’ running back David Johnson hosted his first annual Mission 31: Possible, An Evening with David Johnson at Mountain Shadows. Guests mingled with Johnson and his Cardinals teammates as they indulged in an evening featuring a cocktail reception, cuisine and a live auction, with all proceeds benefiting Mission 31 Foundation.
Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty hosted its annual holiday party and also celebrated its 70th anniversary at their newest corporate office in North Scottsdale. The soiree included wine tastings and food vendors.