Family Friendly Things To Do in and Around Scottsdale {August 2023}


Back to school and LOTS to do! Our monthly guide for August events in and around Scottsdale is here.

Check out our Photography Guide here. It is time to start thinking about those Holiday Card Photos!

What are your favorite events happening this month? Are there any that I haven’t covered? Please comment below.  

Have you joined one of our community groups yet?  

We have two Facebook groups for Scottsdale Moms to connect, support and encourage each other. Join a group based on what part of Scottsdale you’re in, North or South. Visit the links below and request to join today! Please feel free to share any events you are aware of that other local mamas should know about, too.  

Scottsdale Moms Community {North Scottsdale}

Scottsdale Moms Community {South Scottsdale}


Park West Hosts Seasonal Foto Fridays Events NOV. 17 and 24

Park West 9744 W. Northern Ave, Peoria, AZ, United States

Park West is getting into the spirit of the season this November with two free Foto Fridays events presenting families with complimentary photo opportunities with festive characters. Events include: Friday, […]


Phoenix City Grille Announces Holiday Gift Card Bonus Special NOV. 24-31

Phoenix City Grille 5816 N. 16th St., Phoenix, AZ, United States

Make those gift card dollars stretch even further this season with the holiday gift card bonus special from Phoenix City Grille. Beginning Black Friday, Nov. 24 through New Year’s Even […]


Uptown Farmer’s Market

5757 North Central Avenue Phoenix AZ 85012 5757 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ

CURRENT LOCATION + HOURS + DETAILS Days of Operation: Open every Saturday and Wednesday morning Saturday Hours: 8a-1p. Uptown Saturday is closed the day after Christmas (December 26 2020), but […]

Scottsdale Fashion Square Monday Mixers

Scottsdale Fashion Square 7014 E. Camelback Rd.,, Scottsdale, AZ, United States

Active adults have a new way to blend their interest in health and beauty with some R & R – restaurants and retailers, that is. Scottsdale Fashion Square is bringing […]


Homeschool Explorations Building with Balance: Cantilevers (ages 6-8)

Taliesin West 12621 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ, United States

Homeschool Explorations Building with Balance: Cantilevers (ages 6-8) November 28, 2023 Students will learn about how architects use cantilevers to lift their buildings into the air, soaring over rivers and […]