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Arizona Pictures and Photo Galleries

These pictures cover a variety of topics relating to Arizona, from flower and plants to sport in events and natural wonders. All these photos were taken by your About Guide to Phoenix, and may not be reproduced or copied without permission.
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- How to Submit a Photo to About Phoenix
Here are a few simple steps to follow if you'd like to submit a photograph to About Phoenix.

10 Best Phoenix Pictures 2010
Many Phoenix area residents, and even some visitors, submit their photos to the various photo galleries at About.com Phoenix. It is so difficult to single out just 10, but here are my favorites for 2010.

Great Photo Submissions From 2012
Many people submit their photographs to About.com Phoenix, but these 22 pictures might be the best of 2012.

12Ks of Christmas in Gilbert, AZ
Enjoy these photos of the 12Ks of Christmas, a holiday event in Gilbert, Arizona. The 12Ks of Christmas include several walks, runs, animal adoptions, music and entertainment.

4th of July Celebration Photos
See pictures of 4th of July celebrations in the cities and towns of the Greater Phoenix area.

Air Show at Luke Air Force Base
Pictures taken at Luke Days at Luke Air Force Base in Litchfield Park, Arizona. Luke Days are held every other year just southwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

Amazing Jakes Food & Fun
Find out all about Amazing Jake's. Amazing Jake's is an indoor food and entertainment center with rides, games and activities for both kids and adults.

American Heritage Festival
See pictures from the American Heritage Festival. This event celebrating the history of America takes place each year in Queen Creek, Arizona.

American Idol Season 7
Two people from Arizona competed in season 7 of American Idol. Both Brooke White and David Hernandez made it to the top 12 in the 2008 season.

American Idol Season 8
See photos of Scott MacIntyre from Scottsdale, Arizona. Scott MacIntyre is the first blind performer to make it to the television show American Idol.

Antelope Canyon
See pictures of Arizona's Antelope Canyon. Antelope Canyon is located in northern Arizona.

Apache Lake
See pictures of Apache Lake and Roosevelt Dam. Apache Lake is one of the recreational lakes within about two or three hours of most locations in the greater Phoenix areas. It is accessed from the Apache Trail.

Apache Trail Scenic Drive
One of the prettiest and most challenging scenic drives in the Phoenix area is the Apache Trail. Bring your nerves of steel and a good driver!

Arizona Aloha Festival
Pictures of the Arizona Aloha Festival held in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Arizona Balloon Classic
See pictures from the 2011 Arizona Balloon Classic in Chandler, Arizona.

Arizona Barbecue Festival Photo Gallery
See photos of the Arizona Barbecue Festival Scottsdale, Arizona. The AZ BBQ Festivals is a food festival in the Phoenix area where you can sample barbecue from more than 60 competitors.

Arizona Bark Scorpion Pictures
See pictures of the Arizona bark scorpion. The Arizona bark scorpion is found all over the greater Phoenix area. This scorpion is venomous and dangerous.

Arizona Cardinals
See a photo gallery of the Arizona Cardinals NFL football team. The Arizona Cardinals play at Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, AZ.

Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII
See a photo gallery of the Arizona Cardinals NFL football team. The Arizona Cardinals play at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ.

Arizona Center
Photos of the Arizona Center located in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The Arizona Center has shopping for Arizona visitors, and a variety of restaurants for people attending downtown events.

Arizona Challenger Space Center
See a photo tour of the Arizona Challenger Space Center. The Arizona Challenger Space Center is located in Peoria, Arizona, northwest of Phoenix.

Arizona Diamondbacks Annual Fan Fest
See pictures of 2008 Fan Fest. at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. Fan Fest is the Arizona Diamondbacks fan appreciation day.

Arizona Diamondbacks Player Picture Gallery
Enjoy these pictures of some of the Arizona Diamondbacks baseball players. These pictures were taken in various years.

Arizona Duck Tour
See pictures and get the details about Arizona Ducks. Arizona Ducks is a tour at Lake Pleasant using amphibious vehicles.

Arizona Dust Storm and Monsoon Pictures
Enjoy these pictures of Arizona dust storms and monsoon thunderstorms.

Arizona Fall League Baseball
See photos from a 2006 Arizona Fall League Baseball game at Ho Ho Kam Park in Mesa, AZ.

Arizona Fine Art Expo
Take this photo tour of the Arizona Fine Art Exhibition held in Scottsdale each winter.

Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo
See a photo gallery of the Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo held in north Phoenix area each spring.

Arizona Halloween Pictures
Arizona residents submit pictures of their homes decorated for Halloween, their carved pumpkins, their cute kids in costume and their costumed pets.

Arizona Historic Pictures
Here are some Arizona historical photographs depicting scenes from earlier decades. Enjoy these pictures of Phoenix and Arizona!

Arizona Historic Pictures: Dust Storm
Phoenix historical photographs depicting dust storms and monsoon conditions from 1972.

Arizona Home & Building Expo
See a photo gallery of the Arizona Home & Building Expo, held at the Phoenix Convention Center in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Arizona International Auto Show
Photo gallery of the Arizona International Auto Show. The Arizona International Auto Show is held annually at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Arizona Renaissance Festival
A photo gallery of the Arizona Renaissance Festival. Every February and March the Arizona Renaissance Festival comes to the greater Phoenix area. It's open every Saturday and Sunday.

Arizona Science Center
See photos and learn about what happens at the Arizona Science Center in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The Arizona Science Center is a great place for kids to enjoy science in a hands-on environment.

Arizona Science Center
Take a look at a photo gallery of the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix, Arizona. The Arizona Science Center is located downtown, and incorporates an IMAX theater and a planetarium.

Arizona Snakes
See pictures of the Arizona's venomous and nonvenomous snakes. The Western Diamondback is the most common venomous snake in the Phoenix area.

Arizona Sports Team Mascots
Here is a gallery of Arizona college and professional sports team mascots. Pictures of mascots are accompanied by mascot facts.

Arizona State Fair
The Arizona State Fair is held each October at the Arizona State Fairgrounds.

Arizona Sting Lacrosse
Get the details about Arizona's professional Lacrosse team, the Arizona Sting. The Arizona Sting plays lacrosse at the Glendale Arena, northwest of Phoenix.

Arizona Sunset Picture Gallery
Here are some pictures of glorious Arizona Sunsets.

Arizona Sunsets
This is a gallery of Arizona sunset pictures submitted by visitors to About Phoenix. These are photos of Arizona sunsets taken all over the Phoenix area, as well as other parts of Arizona.

Arizona Taco Festival Photo Gallery
See photos of the Arizona Taco Festival Scottsdale, Arizona. The AZ Taco Festival is a food festival in the Phoenix area where you can sample tacos from more than 40 vendors.

Arizona Tattoo Expo
These are pictures taken at the 2005 Arizona Tattoo Expo. The Arizona Tattoo Expo is held each year at Mesa Centennial Hall.

Arizona's State Bird: Cactus Wren
Here are some facts about our state bird, and some photos, too!

Arizona's State Butterfly: Giant Swallowtail
Learn about this majestic butterfly, and see the photos taken at the Desert Botanical Garden's Butterfly Pavilion.

Arizona's State Flower: Saguaro Flower
Our state flower is unique and gorgeous. Here's a photo, and some information about the saguaro blossom.

Arizona's State Tree: Palo Verde
The Palo Verde's yellow blossoms are beautiful when they bloom each spring. Check out these photos.

Arizona's Ultimate Women's Expo
Photo gallery of Arizona's Ultimate Women's Expo in Phoenix. The Arizona's Ultimate Women's Expo is held annually at the Phoenix Convention Center.

ASU Gammage
See pictures of ASU Gammage in downtown Tempe, Arizona. ASU Gammage shows Broadway quality shows and presents concerts on the grounds of Arizona State University.

Avondale Holiday Photos
Photos from the Oldtown Avondale Holiday event in Avondale, Arizona.

AVP Pro Beach Volleyball
Enjoy pictures of various cities of the AVP Tour. The AVP pro beach volleyball tour stops in the Phoenix area each year.

Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction
See a photo gallery of the Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction. Scottsdale is the locale for the Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction.

Baseball Slang - Baseball Phrases
These photographs were taken at Phoenix Municipal Stadium. The colorful banners, with common baseball phrases and slang, line the concourse.

Bass Pro Shops
Get the details about the Bass Pro Shops store in Mesa, Arizona. This Bass Pro Shops is the only location in Arizona, and is a few miles southeast of Phoenix.

Bead Museum
Take a photo tour of The Bead Museum in Glendale, Arizona. The Bead Museum is just a few minutes west of Phoenix.

Best Foods at the Fair
These are pictures of my favorite foods to eat at the Arizona State Fair and the Maricopa County Fair. The Fairs are held each year in Phoenix, Arizona.

Big Surf
Historical pictures of Big Surf. Big Surf is a water park in Tempe, Arizona.

Billy Moore Heritage Days
See pictures of Billy Moore Heritage Days in Avondale, Arizona. The Billy Moore Heritage Days Parade is the oldest parade in Arizona.

Birds of Phoenix and Arizona
See pictures of different birds that are often seen in the greater Phoenix area. These Phoenix bird photos were submitted by residents and visitors to Arizona.

Black Widow Spider Pictures
Two photographs of a black widow spider.

Body Art Expo
See pictures taken at the Body Art Expo in Phoenix, Arizona.

Bon Vivant Photo Gallery
See photos of the Bon Vivant Culinary Festival at Rawhide Western Town in Chandler, Arizona

Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Southeast of Phoenix near Superior, Arizona is a beautiful, natural desert area. If you love desert plants and trees, it's a must see.

Brandy Norwood
Brandy Rayana Norwood, known to her fans as simply Brandy, is a popular R & B singer and actress. She is engaged to Quebtin Richardson of the Phoenix Suns.

Butterfly Wonderland
The largest butterfly atrium in America is right here in Arizona. See photos of this popular Scottsdale attraction.

Arizona Wildfires
See photos of various Arizona wildfires submitted by About.com readers.

Cabela's Hunting and Fishing Outfitter
Take this photo tour of the Cabela's store in Glendale, Arizona. Just norhtwest of Phoenix, the Cabela's hunting and fishing store is near the Glendale Arena and Cardinals Stadium.

Cactus Plants and Flowers
Pictures of Arizona cactus flowers. These pictures of cactus plants and cactus flowers were taken in the Phoenix area.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Championships
Pictures of the Cancer Treatment Centers of America Tennis Championships in Surprise, Arizona. Professional mens tennis in Phoenix, Arizona.

Canyon de Chelly
Picture gallery of Canyon de Chelly in northern Arizona. Includes Spider Rock.

Cardinals Stadium
See photos of Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, AZ. These are pictures of Cardinals Stadium located northwest of Phoenix, AZ.

Carefree Art Festival
Photos from the Carefree Fine Arts and Wine Festival. The Carefree Fine Art and Wine Festival is held several times per year in downtown Carefree, Arizona.

Carefree Christmas Festival
Photos of the Carefree Christmas Festival and Parade in Carefree, Arizona.

Carefree Desert Gardens
Enjoy these images taken at the Carefree Desert Gardens in Carefree, Arizona. This botanical garden is located north of Scottsdale.

Castles and Coasters
Castles n Coasters is an amusement park in Phoenix is the only one that has a roller coaster. There are also other rides, water features in the summer and miniature golf at Castles and Coasters.

Cave Creek Balloon Festival
See pictures from the Cave Creek Balloon Festival in Cave Creek, Arizona.

Celebrate Oktoberfest!
See pictures of the festivals in the Phoenix, Arizona area where you can celebrate Oktoberfest.Celebrate Oktoberfest in Phoenix with German beer, food, dance, costumes and more.

Celebration of Fine Art
Take a photo tour of the Celebration of Fine Art exhibit in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Celebration of Fine Arts is held every winter.

Chandler 4th of July Fireworks
Photos taken at the Chandler 4th of July holiday festival in Chandler, Arizona.

Chandler Ostrich Festival
Pictures of Chandler Ostrich Festival. The Chandler Ostrich Festival comes to the East Valley of the greater Phoenix area each March.

Chandler Parade of Lights
Enjoy these photos of the Chandler Parade of Lights and Tumbleweed Christmas Tree holiday celebration in Chandler, Arizona.

Chase Field Ballpark Tour
See pictures and get info about the guided tours at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. Chase Field, formerly known as Bank One Ballpark, is where the Arizona Diamondbacks play major league baseball.

Chinese New Year Spectacular
This annual show in Phoenix, AZ combines music, dance and pageantry to expose the patrons to ancient Chinese traditions. Usually performed around the time of the Chinese New Year.

Christmas at First Dickens Festival Pictures
Enjoy these photos taken at the Christmas at First Dickens Festival in Phoenix.

Christmas at the Westin Kierland Resort
Enjoy these photos of Christmas at the Westin Kierland Resort, a holiday event for both resort guests and local area residents.

Cirque du Soleil: Varekai Photos
See pictures of Cirque do Soleil's production of Varekai.

City Sights
This is a photo gallery of buildings, landmarks and sights of Phoenix, Arizona and surrounding communities, including Scottsdale, Glendale, Tempe, and others. See photos of Phoenix, AZ.

Corteo
See pictures from Cirque du Soleil's production of Corteo.

CrackerJax
Outdoor fun for children and adults, with miniature golf, bumper boats, go-karts, golf driving range and more at CrackerJax.

Crave Arizona
See pictures of the Crave Arizona culinary festival in Scottsdale. Crave Arizona used to be known as Eats 3.

Creatures and Animals of Phoenix
These are photos of critters seen around the Phoenix area, many of which were submitted by local residents. You'd be amazed what we find in our backyards!

Culture Tour at Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa
Details about the Culture Tour at Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa in Chandler, Arizona. The Culture Tour at Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa is free and open to the public.

Dale Chihuly's Glass Art
See photos from the Dale Chihuly Glass Art exhibit at the desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona

A Deep Freeze In and Around Phoenix
In January 2013 we had an unusual cold snap in the Phoenix area, with nighttime temperatures into the 20s for several days in a row. See pictures!

Del E Webb Center for the Performing Arts
See photos of the Del E. Webb Center Center for the Performing Arts. Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts is located in Wickenburg, Arizona, northwest of Phoenix.

Desert Belle
See pictures of Saguaro Lake taken from a tour on the Desert Belle.

Desert Botanical Garden
See pictures of Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona. Desert Botanical Garden is a Phoenix Point of Pride.

Desert Cactus Flower Pictures
Springtime in the desert not only brings wildflowers, but many varieties of cactus also bloom with gorgeous, colorful flowers.

Desert Plants and Cacti
Here is a gallery of 18 photos depicting the beautiful color and unique character of the desert landscape.

Desert Wildflower Trail at Desert Botanical Garden
The Harriet K. Maxwell Desert Wildflower Trail is one of five trails that you can enjoy on a visit to the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona.

Desert Wildflowers
Find out when desert wildflowers are blooming in Arizona.

Diana Taurasi and Phoenix Mercury Pictures
In 2004 Diana Taurasi joined the Phoenix Mercury WNBA basketball team. Enjoy these pistures of Diana Turasi taken at the America West Arena.

Dine Out With the Chefs
See pictures of the Dine Out With the Chefs culinary festival. Dine Out With the Chefs is a fundraiser for the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts.

Dog Park Photos
Enjoy these photos of many of the dog parks around the greater Phoenix area.

Dolly Steamboat
See pictures of Canyon Lake taken from a tour on the Dolly Steamboat. Canyon lake is one of the recreational lakes within about two or hours of most locations in the greater Phoenix areas. It is accessed from the Apache Trail.

Downtown Chandler Art Walk
Downtown Chandler Art Walk takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. Take a photo tour of this monthly event.

Downtown Phoenix Aerial View
These photos were taken from an airplane coming in to land at Sky Harbor International Airport. What a beautiful day in Phoenix!

Easy Desert Plants
Here are pictures of some of the desert shrubs and bushes that are the easiest to plant, water and care for. Your Phoenix garden might include some of these easy desert plants.

Images of Everything Kids Fest
See pictures of Everything Kids Fest, a Family Expo for children's products in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Family Farm Day
See pictures of Family Farm Day at Tolmachoff Farms. Family Farm Day is an annual event that takes place in Glendale, Arizona.

FBR Open Photo Gallery
Enjoy these photos of the 2004 FBR Open held in Scottsdale.

Photos: Festivals, Parties and Community Halloween Events
See pictures of Phoenix Halloween pumpkin patch attractions, Halloween festivals, community parties and events in the Phoenix, AZ area.

Fiesta Bowl Museum
Take a photo tour of the Fiesta Bowl Museum. The Fiesta Bowl Museum is located in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship
See pictures from a Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship. The Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship is one of the Fiesta Bowl events leading up to the Fiesta Bowl college football game.

Fiesta Bowl Parade
See pictures from past Fiesta Bowl Parades. The Fiesta Bowl Parade is one of the most popular events leading up to the college football Fiesta Bowl.

First Friday
First Friday in Phoenix

Flugtag Arizona
Wacky flying machines diving into Tempe Town Lake. Here are the pictures of the Red Bull Flugtag event held in Tempe, Arizona.

Ford Ironman Arizona
Enjoy these photos of the Ford Ironman Arizona. The Ford Ironman Arizona is a major athletic event that takes place in downtown Tempe every winter.

AZ Wine & Dine
See photos of AZ Wine & Dine, a culinary festival in Scottsdale, Arizona. It features some of the Valley's top chefs and benefits the Arizona Hotel and Restaurant Education Foundation.

Fountain Festival of Arts and Crafts
Photos from the Fountain Festival of Arts and Crafts. The Fountain Festival of Arts and Crafts is held each November in Fountain Hills, Arizona.

Fountain in Fountain Hills
The Fountain in the Town of Fountain Hills attracts visitors from all over.

Gilbert Global Village Festival
Pictures of the Gilbert Global Village Festival held in Gilbert, Arizona.

Gilbert Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Photos of the Gilbert Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration.

Gilbert Spring Fair & Expo
Pictures of the Gilbert Spring Fair and Expo held in Gilbert, Arizona.

Gilbert, Arizona
Read a profile of Gilbert, Arizona. Includes history, demographics, largest employers, school information, home prices and more for Gilbert.

Glendale 4th of July
Pictures of the Glendale Hometown 4th of July Celebration in Glendale, Arizona.

Glendale Chocolate Affaire
See pictures from the Glendale Chocolate Affaire. The Glendale Chocolate Affaire is an annual event that takes place in Historic Downtown Glendale, Arizona.

Chase Field
See pictures of Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. The Arizona Diamondbacks play Major League Baseball at Chase Field. Chase Field used to be called Bank One Ballpark.

Gold Rush Days in Wickenburg
One of the highlights of Wickenburg Gold Rush Days is the Gold Rush Parade. Enbjoy these pictures of Wickenburg Gold Rush Days.

Golfland Winter Wonderland
Enjoy these photos of the Golfland Mesa Winter Wonderland. The Golfland Winter Wonderland event takes place in Mesa, Arizona, southeast of Phoenix.

Gooding & Company Collector Car Auction
See a photo gallery of the Gooding & Company Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Goodyear Balloon and Air Spectacular
The Goodyear Balloon and Air Spectacular used to be known as the Thunderbird Balloon Classic. Here are photos of the largest balloon festival in Arizona.

Goodyear Holly Jolly Festival
Enjoy these photos of the Goodyear Holly Jolly Festival. The Goodyear Christmas tree Lighting event takes place in Goodyear, Arizona, southwest of Phoenix.

Grand Canyon Photos
25 photos from your About Guide to Phoenix.

Grand Prix Arizona
Photos of the Grand Prix. Grand Prix Arizona is a Champ car race and race festival held on the streets of in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Great American BBQ & Beer Festival
See photos of the Great American BBQ & Beer Festival in Chandler, Arizona. The Great American BBQ and Beer Festival is a food festival for barbecue and beer lovers. There's music, too.

Great Arizona Picnic
Photos from the Great Arizona Picnic. The Great Arizona Picnic is held each April at the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall in downtown Scottsdale, Arizona.

Great Cajun Cook-Off
See pictures of the Great Cajun Cook-Off and Food Fest in Phoenix, Arizona. Competitors cook gumbo and jambalaya for prizes at the Great Cajun Cook-Off and Food Fest.

Greek Festival of Chandler
See photo taken at the Greek Festival of Chandler, AZ at the St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church.

Guide to Chile Peppers
Here are descriptions and pictures of chile peppers that are commonly used in Southwestern cooking. Includes jalapeos, habaneros, manzanos and more.

Going to a Baseball Game at Chase Field (Video)
Ready to take your first trip to the home of the Diamondbacks? Find out fun facts and must-sees at Chase Field in Phoenix.

Halloween Haunted Houses
See pictures of Halloweeen haunted house attractions in the Phoenix, AZ area. These haunted houses are generally not recommended for young children.

Heard Museum
Find out about the Heard Museum in Phoenix. Pictures, details, admission, tours, exhibits at the Heard Museum.

Hell City Tattoo Festival
Each year the Hell City Tattoo Festival comes to Phoenix, Arizona featuring tattoo artists, competitions, seminars films and more.

Home & Garden Expo Centers
Get to know the Home and Garden Expo Centers in Scottsdale and Peoria, AZ. These Home Improvement centers are open every day, all year long.

Horse Racing in Phoenix at Turf Paradise
See photos of Turf Paradise. Turf Paradise is located in north central Phoenix.

Hot Air Balloon Ride
See pictures from my hot air balloon ride with Rainbow Ryders in Phoenix, AZ.

Hot Air Balloons
Photos and free electronic postcards of hot air balloons at the Metris Thunderbird Balloon Classic in Scottsdale.

Hot Enough To Fry an Egg on the Sidewalk?
Does it get so hot in Phoenix, Arizona that you can fry an egg on the sidewalk? I did the experiment, and you can see the pictures.

IKEA
Take a photo tour of IKEA in Tempe, Arizona.

Imagination Avenue
Imagination Avenue is an indoor play area for young children. Pre-schoolers in Phoenix can have fun in all year long in an indoor amusement area.

Insight Fiesta Bowl Block Party
Photos were taken at the Insight Fiesta Bowl Block Party in downtown Tempe, Arizona.

International Motorcycle Show
See pictures from the Cycle World International Motorcycle Show. The International Motorcycle Show is an annual event that takes place in Glendale, Arizona.

International Sportsmens Expo
Photo Gallery of the International Sportsmen's Expo held each winter in the Phoenix area.

It's a Parade!
There are so many parades in the Phoenix area! Here are a few photos of each of the parades that you can attend all over central Arizona.

Japanese Friendship Garden in Phoenix
Take a photo tour of the Japanese Friendship Garden in Phoenix, Arizona. The Japanese Friendship Garden is a coordinated effort between the sister cities of Phoenix Arizona and Himeji, Japan.

Kruse International Collector Car Auction
See a photo gallery of the Kruse International Collector Car Auction in Phoenix, Arizona.

Lake Havasu - Lake Havasu City, AZ
Take this photographic tour of Lake Havasu, home of the London Bridge and one of the most popular lakes in Arizona.

Las Noches de las Luminarias
See pictures of a very popular holiday tradition in Phoenix, Las Noches de las Luminarias at the Desert Botanical Garden.

Lawn Ornaments of the Southwest: Donkeys
See what people in the desert use to spruce up their front yards. Vote for your favorite lawn donkey!

Lifelike Statues in Our Street
J. Seward Johnson's lifelike bronze sculptures are gracing our city streets. Learn about his work and see photos of the statues.

Lights at Anthem
Here are photos taken at The Lights at Anthem holiday event in Anthem, Arizona.

Litchfield Park Festival of Arts
Pictures taken at the Litchfield Park Fine Art and Culinary Festival in Litchfield Park, Arizona. The Litchfield Park Fine Art and Culinary Festival is held every year on the grounds of the Wigwam resort, just southwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

Litchfield Park Fine Art and Culinary Festival
Pictures taken at the Litchfield Park Fine Art and Culinary Festival in Litchfield Park, Arizona. The Litchfield Park Fine Art and Culinary Festival is held every year on the grounds of the Wigwam resort, just southwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

LocavoreAZ
Pictures of LocavoreAZ dinner at Superstition Farm in Mesa, Arizona.

Horses of the Scottsdale Stampede
The Scottsdale Stampede consisted of 16 horse statues located all around downtown Scottsdale. See the photos of these whimsical horses made by local artists.

Maricopa County Fair Pictures
Pictures taken at the Maricopa County Fair. The Maricopa County Fair is held each year in Phoenix, Arizona.

Maricopa County Home and Garden Show
Photo gallery of the Maricopa County Home and Garden Show. The Maricopa County Home and Garden Show is held several times per year at the Arizona State Fairgrounds in Phoenix.

Luke Days at Luke Air Force Base
Pictures taken at Luke Days at Luke Air Force Base in Litchfield Park, Arizona. Luke Days are held every other year just southwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park Holiday Lights
See the holiday lights at the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale.

Men's Luxury Toy Expo and Auction
The Men's Luxury Toy Expo is a show where you can see a variety of 'big boy toys' all in one place. Collector cars, choppers, off-road vehicles, campers, entertainment centers, watercraft sports equipment, game room supplies--you can buy, or just browse and dream.

Mesa Arizona Temple Easter Pageant
Enjoy these photos of the Mesa Arizona Temple Easter Pageant. The Mesa Arizona Temple Easter Pageant takes place in downtown Mesa, Arizona and is considered one of the largest in the world.

Mesa Arizona Temple Holiday Lights
See photos of the Mesa Arizona Temple Holiday Lights. Each December lights, displays, and concerts attract thousands of visitors from Arizona and beyond.

Mesa Arts Center
See pictures of the Mesa Arts Center in downtown Mesa, Arizona. The Mesa Arts Center opened in 2005.

Mesa Powwow
See colorful pictures of Native American dressed in costume at the Mesa Powwow held in Mesa, AZ.

Metro Design Expo
Photo gallery of the Metro Design Expo. The Metro Design Expo is held annually at the Phoenix Convention Center.

METRO Light Rail
See pictures of the train used by the light rail system in Phoenix. See maps of the various sections of the light rail system in Phoenix, including stations, and park-n-ride locations.

Mighty Mud Mania
Images of Mighty Mud Mania in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mighty Mud Mania is an annual event where kids race and play in mud -- and have a blast!

Monarch Butterfly Exhibit at Desert Botanical Garden
Take a photo tour of the Monarch Butterfly Exhibit at Desert Botanical Garden. The Monarch Butterfly Exhibit takes place each fall at the Marshall Butterfly Pavilion in central Phoenix, AZ.

Monsoon Dust Storm
These photos of a monsoon dust storm were taken on July 27, 2004.

Motorcycle Rally
Over 5,600 bikers from around the Phoenix area brought their motorcycles to participate in the the 9-11 Patriot Parade. Here are some photos from the event.

Ms. Hooters Arizona Pageant
Photos of the Hooters Girls from the Ms. Hooters Arizona Pageant. The winners of the Ms. Hooters Arizona Pageant go on to compete in the Hooters International Swimsuit Pageant in Las Vegas. Click on the thumbnails below to see a larger image!

Musical Instrument Museum
See pictures and read tips and facts about the Musical Instrument Museum, also known as MIM, in Phoenix, Arizona. It's right next to Scottsdale.

Mystery Castle in Phoenix - Arizona Mystery Castle
In south Phoenix there's a very unusual home built by a man named Boyce Gulley. His daughter still lives there, and you can take a tour.

National Festival of the West
See photos of the National Festival of the West, celebrating the past and present of the old west in America.

Native American Arts Festival
Pictures of the Native American Arts Festival held in Litchfield Park, Arizona.

NHRA Arizona Nationals
See pictures of the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Firebird Raceway in Chandler, Arizona.

Ostrich Festival
Enjoy these photos of the Ostrich Festival. The Ostrich Festival is held each year in Chandler, Arizona.

Out of Africa Wildlife Park
Pictures of Out of Africa Wildlife Park in Camp Verde, Arizona. Out of Africa Wildlife Park is north of Phoenix, AZ.

Outlets at Anthem Tree Lighting Ceremony
Enjoy these photos of the Outlets at Anthem Tree Lighting Ceremony. The Outlets at Anthem Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place in Anthem, Arizona, in the very north part of Phoenix.

P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon
See photos from the P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon. The marathon and associated events take place over a three day period each January.

Parada del Sol Parade
A picture gallery of the Parada del Sol Parade held in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Parada del Sol Parade is known as the World's Largest Horse Drawn Parade.

Parada del Sol Rodeo Photos
Photo gallery of the Parada del Sol Rodeo in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Parada del Sol Rodeo is held at WestWorld.

Parker Dam
See a pictorial tour of Parker Dam. Pictures of Parker Dam were taken from Arizona.

Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve
Managed by the Nature Conservancy, this is paradise for bird watchers.

Payson Rodeo
Take this photo tour of the popular Payson Rodeo, held each summer in Payson, Arizona.

Peoria 4th of July
Pictures of the All American Festival in Peoria, Arizona.

Peoria's Old Town Holiday Festival
See photos taken at Peoria's Old Town Holiday Festival in Peoria, Arizona.

Peoria, Arizona
See pictures taken around the City of Peoria, Arizona.

Petrified Forest
Pictures of northern Arizona's Petrified Forest and petrified wood.

Petrified Forest Photographs
About 225 million years ago tall trees fell and were washed by running streams into a floodplain. Silt, mud and volcanic ash deposits covered the logs and silica deposits seeped in. The silica became quartz, and the logs were preserved as we see them today as the Petrified Forest.

PGA TOUR Superstores in Arizona
In 2007 two PGA TOUR Superstores opened in the Phoenix area. Take a photo tour, and find out more about the store for golf and tennis enthusiasts.

Phoenix 4th of July Pictures
Pictures of the Fabulous Phoenix Fourth Independence Day festival in Phoenix, Arizona.

Phoenix and Scottsdale Night Clubs
Enjoy these photos of some of the hottest night clubs and dance clubs that you'll find in greater Phoenix.

Phoenix Area Dog Parks
See pictures of dog parks in the Phoenix area. Includes Phoenix dog parks, Scottsdale dog parks, Glendale dig parks and more.

Phoenix Art Museum
Learn about the Phoenix Art Museum in downtown Phoenix, AZ. The Phoenix Art Museum is one of the largest art museums in the western U.S.

Phoenix Bridal Show
Photo gallery of the Phoenix Bridal Show. The Phoenix Bridal Show is held each year in Glendale, Arizona.

Phoenix Cooks
See pictures of the Phoenix Cooks! culinary festival in Scottsdale. Phoenix Cooks is a benefit for Phoenix Childrens Hospital.

Phoenix Fireworks Photos
Arizona residents submit pictures they've taken of fireworks around the Phoenix are and around the state. These fireworks pictures were submitted by visitors to About Phoenix.

Phoenix Golf Expo
See a photo gallery of the Phoenix Golf Expo, held in conjunction with the Maricopa County Home and Garden Show in Phoenix.

Phoenix Holiday Celebration Pictures
Here are some photos of various holiday celebrations and festivals in Phoenix, Arizona.

Phoenix Home Improvement and Garden Show
Photo gallery of the Phoenix Home Improvement and Garden Show. The Phoenix Home Improvement and Garden Show is held annually at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Phoenix Mercury 2006
See pictures of the Phoenix Mercury WNBA basketball team during the 2006 season. Diana Taurasi and the Phoenix Mercury play basketball at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, AZ.

Phoenix Pet Expo
See pictures of the Phoenix Pet Expo. The Phoenix Pet Expo is held in Glendale, Arizona.

Phoenix Phorum Pheast
Phoenix Forum - Phoenix Phorum Pheast July 2006

Phoenix Phorum Pheast January 2006
Phoenix Forum Dinner January 2006

Phoenix Photos: Pictures of the Greater Phoenix Area
Hundreds of picture galleries relating to Greater Phoenix. See Phoenix area photo galleries of local attractions, parades, cities and towns, scorpions, snakes, flowers, plants, sunsets, storms and more.

Phoenix Pride Festival
Pictures taken at the 2007 Phoenix Pride Festival. The Phoenix Pride Festival is held each spring in Phoenix, Arizona.

Phoenix Suns Picture Gallery
A photo gallery of the Phoenix Suns players, taken at a game during various seasons. Pictures include Shawn Marion, Steve Nash, Raja Bell, Amare Stoudemire, and more.

Phoenix Theatre
See pictures of Phoenix Theatre. Phoenix Theatre is professional and children's theatre in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Phoenix Zoo
Pictures of the Phoenix Zoo in Phoenix, Arizona. The Phoenix Zoo is the most popular zoo in Arizona.

Marshall Butterfly Pavilion
Each Spring visitors to the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix can enjoy a special exhibit, the Marshall Butterfly Pavilion. The butterflies are available for viewing from mid-March through mid-May.

Photos of AZ Diamondbacks
See pictures of Arizona Diamondbacks baseball players. Enjoy these Arizona Diamondbacks pictures from Spring Training in Arizona as well as from the regular season.

Pink Jeep Tour
Enjoy this photo tour of the Broken Arrow Pink Jeep Tour in Sedona. The Broken Arrow tour is the most popular of the Sedona Jeep Tours.

Pink Jeep Tour
Enjoy this photo tour of the Broken Arrow Pink Jeep Tour in Sedona. The Broken Arrow tour is the most popular of the Sedona Jeep Tours.

Prescott Arizona
Here is a photo tour of Prescott, Arizona. Prescott is a popular cooler destination for people in the Phoenix area.

Pool Shapes and Types
Eight different swimming pool shapes and syles that are popular. Includes photos of different swimming pool types.

Pueblo Grande Museum
See pictures and learn about the Pueblo Grande Museum. The Pueblo Grande Museum is located in Phoenix, Arizona, right near Sky Harbor Airport.

Pueblo Grande Museum Indian Market
Photos taken at the Pueblo Grande Museum Indian Market in Phoenix, Arizona. The Pueblo Grande Museum Indian Market is held each fall in central Phoenix.

Queen Creek Holiday Festival and Parade
Photos from the Queen Creek Holiday Festival and Parade in Queen Creek, Arizona.

Queen Creek Olive Mill - Arizona Olive Oil
The Queen Creek Olive Mill is a family owned company that grows and presses olives for the production of high quality extra virgin olive oil. Enjoy this photo tour.

Railfair at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
Pictures of Railfair, an annual celebration of trains at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale.

Rawhide Clown Day
See photos of Rawhide, the 1880's style frontier town. Rawhide is Arizona's largest western-themed attraction.

Restaurants With Scenic Views
These restaurants in the Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona area offer a fantastic scenic view along with your meal. See the pictures!

Rawhide Photo Gallery
See photos of Rawhide, the 1880's style frontier town. Rawhide is Arizona's largest western-themed attraction.

Russo and Steele
See pictures taken at the Russo and Steele classic cars auction in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Roadrunner
Roadrunner facts, and pictures of a roadrunner.

RoadRunner Regional Rodeo Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of the RoadRunner Regional Rodeo. The RoadRunner Regional Rodeo is sponsored by the Arizona Gay Rodeo Association and is held in the phoenix, Arizona area each year.

Rocky Point Picture Gallery
Enjoy these pictures of Puerto Penasco, Mexico, otherwise known as Rocky Point. Rocky Point is a favorite destination for Arizona residents who want to get to the beach.

Saguaro Cactus
The saguaro cactus is a very unusual looking tree of the desert. Learn more about the saguaro cactus and see pictures from the Phoenix area.

Saguaro Cactus Flowers
The saguaro cactus flower is Arizona's State Flower. Learn more about the saguaro cactus flower and see pictures.

Saguaro Cactus Photographs
The stately saguaro is unique to the Southwest desert. Enjoy these saguaro cactus photos and become a saguaro aficionado with these saguaro cactus facts.

Salt River Tubing Near Phoenix, Arizona
See pictures that will show you what you can expect on an inner tube ride down the Salt River. Salt River Tubing is north of Mesa, south of Fountain Hills in Arizona.

Scottish Gathering and Highland Games
The Scottish Gathering and Highland Games is an annual event held in the Greater Phoenix area.

Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show
Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show.

Scottsdale Arts Festival
Photos from the Scottsdale Arts Festival. The Scottsdale Arts Festival is held each March at the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall in downtown Scottsdale, Arizona.

Scottsdale ArtWalk
Take this photo tour of Scottsdale ArtWalk in Scottsdale, Arizona. Scottsdale Artwalk takes place every Thursday evening.

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
See photos of the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts is located in downtown Scottsdale, Arizona.

Phoenix Fashion Week
See photos of the runway show at Phoenix Fashion Week, held each fall in the Phoenix, Arizona area.

Scottsdale Home & Garden Show
See pictures of the Scottsdale Home and Garden Show.

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Take this photo tour of Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Pictures of Chase Field
See pictures of Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. The Arizona Diamondbacks play Major League Baseball at Chase Field. Chase Field used to be called Bank One Ballpark.

Sea Life Arizona Aquarium
See pictures and get details about visiting the Sea Life Arizona aquarium. Sea Life Arizona is an indoor aquarium located at Arizona Mills Mall in Tempe, Arizona.

Sea Life Arizona Picture Gallery
See pictures of Sea Life Arizona Aquarium. Sea Life Arizona is located in Tempe, Arizona just southeast of Phoenix.

Sedona in the Snow
Enjoy pictures of the red rocks of Sedona, Arizona. Some of these have snow.

Senator John McCain
See photos of Senator John McCain taken in April 2006 at a Town Hall Meeting in Arizona.

Shopping Malls of Greater Phoenix
See photos of some of the wonderful shopping areas we have in the Greater Phoenix area.

Scottsdale Stampede
Have you seen the horses prancing around downtown Scottsdale? Well, maybe they're not prancing. Some local artists have created some whimsical public art for all of us to enjoy. See the photos here!

South Mountain Park
See pictures of a scenic drive through South Mountain Park and Preserve in Phoenix, Arizona.

South Mountain Park Pictures
Enjoy these pictures of South Mountain Park. South Mountain Park/Preserve is located in South Phoenix, just seven miles south of downtown Phoenix.

Splash Pads and Splash Playgrounds
Find splash pads and splash parks in various communities around the greater Phoenix area. Splash parks are usually free, and are great ways to cool off for the little ones that don't swim yet.

Southwest Flower and Garden Show
Photo gallery of the Southwest Flower and Garden Show. The Southwest Flower and Garden Show is an annual event held in the Phoenix, Arizona area.

Spring Training Baseball Picture Gallery
Enjoy these pictures taken at Cactus League games across the Valley and in Tucson.

Spring Training Festival
See pictures of the Spring Training Festival, a kickoff event for Cactus League Baseball in Arizona.

St. Patrick's Day Parade and Irish Family Faire
Photos taken at the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Irish Family Faire in Phoenix, Arizona.

Stagecoach Village Fine Art and Wine Festival
See pictures from the Stagecoach Village Fine Art and Wine Festival. The Stagecoach Village Fine Art and Wine Festival is held each year in the Carefree and Cave Creek area, north of Scottsdale, Arizona.

Sunset Crater
Pictures of Sunset Crater in northern Arizona.

Surprise Party Holiday Festival
Here are photos taken at the Surprise Party holiday festival in Surprise, Arizona.

Taste of Cave Creek
See pictures from the Taste of Cave Creek culinary festival in Cave Creek, Arizona.

Taste of Chandler
See pictures of the Taste of Chandler culinary festival in Chandler. Taste of Chandler is a fundraiser for Chandler community organizations.

Tempe Center for the Arts
The Tempe Center for the Arts in downtown Tempe, AZ offers music, dance and theatrical performances. See pictures of the grand opening of the Tempe Center for the Arts on September 9, 2007.

Tempe Fantasy of Lights and Boat Parade
Enjoy these photos taken at the Tempe Fantasy of Lights and the Holiday Boat Parade at Tempe Town Lake.

Tempe Festival of the Arts
Here are some photos taken at the Tempe Festival of the Arts in downtown Tempe.

Tempe Festival of the Arts
The Tempe Festival of the Arts in downtown Tempe, AZ offers shopping, entertainment and food. See pictures of the Tempe Festival of the Arts.

Tempe Salsa Challenge
Pictures of the Tempe Salsa Challenge held in downtown Tempe, Arizona.

Tempe, Arizona
Read a profile of Tempe, Arizona. Includes history, demographics, largest employers, school information, home prices and more for Tempe.

Tempe Town Lake 4th of July Festival
Photos of the 4th of July Tempe Town Lake Festival.

The Many Hats of Spring Training
Here are some pictures of all the different kinds of hats you'll see at Spring Training in Arizona. Whatever works!

Tonto Natural Bridge State Park
A picture gallery of the Tonto Natural Bridge State Park in Arizona.

Tovrea Castle Tour
See pictures of the Tovrea Castle Tovrea Castle and Garden Tour in Phoenix, AZ.

Tumbling Tumbleweeds
Pictures of Arizona tumbleweeds. These pictures of tumbleweeds were taken in the Phoenix area.

Snakes of Arizona
See pictures of Central Arizona's venomous and nonvenomous snakes. The Western Diamondback is the most common venomous snake in the Phoenix area.

Types of Homes in Phoenix
If you are researching homes online, it can be confusing at to what sellers mean when they advertise a home. What's the difference between a townhome or townhouse and a patio home? What's the definition of a duplex? What's a gemini?

VA Veterans Day Parade
See pictures of the VA Veterans Day Parade. The VA Veterans Day Parade is held in central Phoenix each year.

Valley of the Sun Tattoo and Piercing Show Picture Gallery
These are pictures taken at the 2005 Valley of the Sun Tattoo and Piercing Show. The Arizona Tattoo Show was held at the Mesa Convention Center.

Verde Canyon Railroad Photographs
See these photos taken on a trip on the Verde Canyon Railroad in Clarkdale.

View From Space
Here are some photographs of Arizona taken from space. The photos were provided by NASA.

Wacky Phoenix Photos
Enjoy these wacky, funny, and weird photos taken in the Phoenix area and submitted by About Phoenix visitors.

Walnut Canyon
Pictures of an ancient pueblo cliff dwelling in Northern Arizona's Walnut Canyon. Also includes a picture of Mount Humphreys.

Waterfall Trail
See photos of Waterfall Trail. Waterfall Trail is an easy hike in the White Tank Mountains, northwest of Phoenix, Arizona. Waterfall Trail is suitable for children, and there are petrogylphs along the way.

Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival
See photos taken at the Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival in downtown Scottsdale, Arizona.

West of Western Culinary Festival
Photos of the West of Western Culinary Festival. The West of Western Culinary Festival is held each spring in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Western Themes
Photo gallery of the horses, dude ranches, and rodeos in Arizona. Still considered a place where horses and cowboys are a common sight, here are some pictures of thngs that are considered Western.

Wet 'n' Wild
See pictures of Wet 'n' Wild. Wet 'n' Wild is a water park in Phoenix, Arizona.

Where Am I?
See images that I have used periodically as a quiz for my readers. All the photos were taken in the Phoenix area. Some are easy and some are tough!

Wickenburg Coyboy Poets Christmas and Parade of Lights
See pictures from the annual holiday events held in Wickenburg, Arizona.

Wild Winter Nights
Pictures of Wild Winter Nights at Wildlife World Zoo held in Litchfield Park, Arizona. Wild Winter Nights is west of Phoenix, AZ.

Wildflower Trail
See pictures of Wildflower Trail at Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona. The Wildflower Trail at Desert Botanical Garden is one of 6 main trails at this Phoenix Point of Pride.

Wildflowers
In years where we get enough winter rain, the spring brings a variety of beautiful wildflowers to the greater Phoenix area.

Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium
Pictures of Wildlife World Zoo and Aquarium in Litchfield Park, Arizona, just west of Phoenix, Arizona.

Wuptaki National Monument and Painted Desert
Wupatki National Monument and the Painted Desert are in northern Arizona. Enjoy these pictures.

ZooLights!
Each year the Phoenix Zoo puts up an amazing holiday display of lights. The event is called ZooLights. ZooLights is open in the evenings for about six weeks during the holiday season.

Turf Paradise Horse Racing
See photos of Turf Paradise. Turf Paradise is located in north central Phoenix.

Santa's - A Christmas Theme Park
Santa's - A Christmas Theme Park is quite an attraction located in the southern part of the greater Phoenix area during the winter holiday season.

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