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Winter Holiday and Christmas Events in Phoenix

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You might think that with all the sunshine around here, that we don't really get in the holiday spirit. Not true! You could be attending a holiday event nearly every day for six weeks somewhere in the Greater Phoenix area. Use this guide to help you plan your activities during the winter holidays.

5 Holiday Gift Ideas for Phoenix Residents and Visitors
Here are 5 holiday gift ideas for Phoenix residents and visitors who are difficult to buy gifts for. These Arizona gift ideas are great for people who just don't need any more stuff!

Arizona Celebration of Lights
Get details about the Arizona Celebration of Lights, a drive-through holiday light display that takes place each year in Glendale, Arizona. The Arizona Celebration of Lights has holiday lights and animated displays in the Phoenix area.

Arizona Stocking Stuffers For Less Than $10
Here are some ideas for gifts that will cost you less than $10, and I will bet that they will get used. These Arizona stocking stuffers are great for co-workers, neighbors or family members.

Carefree Christmas Festival
Get the details about the Carefree Christmas Festival in Carefree, Arizona.

Carefree Christmas Festival Pictures
See pictures of the Carefree Christmas Festival in Carefree, AZ.

Celebrate the Christmas Holiday Season
You don't have to spend a fortune to get in the holiday spirit in the Phoenix area. There are plenty of free or very reasonably priced activities, events and festivals.

Celebrate the Christmas Holiday Season in Arizona - Part 2
There are plenty of festivals and activities that you can attend during the Christmas holidays in the Phoenix and Scottsdale area that don't cost very much at all, and some Phoenix Christmas festivals and events are even free.

Gift Cards With a Bonus
These restaurants and shops in Greater Phoenix offer gift cards, and during the Christmas season you'll get a free gift card for yourself if you buy one for someone else.

Christmas at the Princess
The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess in North Scottsdale, Arizona puts on a holiday event for both resort guests and area residents. Get the details about Christmas at the Princess.

Christmas Brunch or Dinner
These restaurants are open on Christmas day serving either Christmas Brunch, Christmas Dinner or both.

Christmas Lights in Phoenix
These Phoenix Christmas holiday light displays can be enjoyed throughout the month of December, and sometimes even into January.

Christmas Tree Lots in Greater Phoenix
Here are some places in the greater Phoenix area where you can buy a pre-cut live Christmas tree. There are Christmas tree lots all over the greater Phoenix area between Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree
What better way is there to get in the holiday spirit than to don coats and hats and gloves, and walk through the woods in search of that perfect Christmas tree, cut down with your own tools by your own hands?

Find a Salvation Army Christmas Angel Tree
If you are looking for a place where you can find a Christmas Angel tree in Phoenix, here's the list. The Salvation Army Christmas Angel program allows people to buy holiday gifts for needy children.

Fountain Hills Holidays
Enjoy the Stroll in the Glow holiday celebration and holiday lights in Fountain Hills, Arizona.

Gingerbread Village
Visit the Gingerbread Village at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona.

Holiday Concerts and Shows
The holiday events listed include special holiday performances for which advance tickets are required. Whether you are looking for holiday jazz, ballet, traditional holiday plays or unusual Christmas shows, you'll find them all in the Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona area. Holiday entertainment for both adults and children is included here. ...

Golfland Winter Wonderland
During the holidays, take the family out for some miniature gold and enjoy the holiday decorations at Golfland in Mesa.

Holiday Traditions
Arizona residents share their cultural holiday traditions.

How To Dispose of a Christmas Tree
Every city in the Phoenix area handles recycling differently. Here is how you dispose of your Christmas tree inn the various cities of Greater Phoenix, including Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe, Peoria and Glendale.

How To Donate a Living Christmas Tree
If you purchased a living Christmas tree, you can donate it after the holiday to be planted in a city park. Here's how you do it.

Las Noches de las Luminarias - Desert Botanical Garden
Enjoy the holidays at the Las Noches de las Luminarias at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, AZ.

Litchfield Park Christmas in the Park
Your guide to the Christmas in the Park holiday celebration in Litchfield Park, Arizona. Includes photos!

Luminaria - Luminarias
A definition and pronuniciation of the word "luminaria." Luminarias are displayed at winter holidays.

Mannheim Steamroller
Read a review of the Mannheim Steamroller concert held in Glendale, Arizona on December 15, 2007. This was the annual Mannheim Steamroller Christmas concert in the Phoenix area.

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

Outlets at Anthem Tree Lighting Ceremony
Get all the details about the Goodyear Holly Jolly Festival. Goodyear, Arizona is southwest of central Phoenix.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport Holiday Travel Tips
When the Phoenix airport gets busy, use these tips to plan parking, transportation and security checkpoints, especially during the holidays.

Radio City Christmas Spectacular With the Rockettes
Read a review of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular With the Rockettes performance in the Phoenix, Arizona area.

Residential Holiday Lights
People want you to see the holiday lights ad decorations at their homes in the Phoenix area. See photos and get addresses of homes that are decorated for the holidays in Phoenix, AZ.

Scottsdale Fantasy of Lights
Get details about the Scottsdale Fantasy of Lights, a drive-through holiday light display that takes place in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Scottsdale Fantasy of Lights has holiday lights and animated displays in the Phoenix area.

Tempe Holiday Boat Parade
Get the details about the annual Fantasy of Lights Boat Parade. The Fantasy of Lights Boat Parade takes place each year at Tempe Town Lake.

Thanksgiving in Phoenix
This Thanksgiving Guide to the Phoenix area will help you find a place to go out to eat, places that offer Thanksgiving dinners to go, activities for long holiday weekends, and more.

Things To Do on Christmas Day in Phoenix
Here are ten things that you can do on Christmas Day in the Phoenix area.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Winter Tour
Read a review of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Show. It stops in the Phoenix, Arizona area each year.

Volunteer on Thanksgiving and Christmas
Find out where to volunteer on Thanksgiving and at Christmas in the Phoenix area.

Festival of Trees
Get the details about the Festival of Trees at the Montelucia Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. This is a holiday fundraiser for the Phoenix Children's Hospital.

Wild Winter Nights at Wildlife World Zoo
Get some tips about visiting Wild Winter Nights at the Wildlife World Zoo in Litchfield Park, Arizona.

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.

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