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SPECIAL EVENTS

Hashknife Pony Express Thursday, January 26, 3:00 p.m. Avenue of the Fountains Free for all ages Neither rain, sleet, nor dark of night can stop the Hashknife Pony Express. Each January for the last 54 years, the old west is brought to life as an elite group of riders thunder through Arizona. This exciting event is the oldest officially sanctioned Pony Express in the world. Each rider is sworn in as an honorary mail messenger braving weather, terrain, and modern-day obstacles to deliver the United States mail. Beginning in historic Holbrook, Arizona the horseback mail route covers over 200 miles from the majestic Mogollon Rim through the wilderness of the Mazatzal range to the desert city of Scottsdale, Arizona. Join us as Fountain Hills welcomes the riders for their annual delivery.

Concours in the Hills Saturday, February 11 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Rain Date: February 18 Fountain Park Free for all ages Concours in the Hills is not a formal “white glove” event, but rather a casual and fun gathering of automobile enthusiasts in one of the most spectacular locations in the Phoenix area, on the green grass around the 560-foot fountain, one of the world’s tallest. The Concours showcases a very diverse range of ultra-high performance, luxury, and classic vehicles from both imported and domestic manufacturers. These range from million dollar, 200MPH plus cars such as Bugatti Veyron, La Ferrari and Enzo, to muscle cars, sports cars and pre-war classics. The event is supported by the leading car clubs of Arizona representing Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Porsche, McLaren, Jaguar, Lotus, MercedesBenz, Alfa Romeo, Audi, Corvette, Viper, Ford GT, DeTomaso, DeLorean, and others.

The Great Fair Friday - Sunday, February 24-26 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Avenue of the Fountains Free for all ages The Fountain Hills Great Fair welcomes back over 500 vendors to showcase their works at a three day craft fair like none other! Now in its 30th year, this three day juried art fair features artisans from across the United States and around the globe, and attracts thousands of visitors throughout the weekend. Food booths, beer gardens and seating areas abound throughout the venue. Live musical entertainment, free parking and free admission make this a can’t-miss event.

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Fountain Hills Community Services

January – April

2017

TheLoop WinterSpring 2017 E-Mag  

Fountain Hills, Activity Guide, Community Center, Events, Sports, Golf, Kids, Teens, Adults

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