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Holidays at the Hermosa

Dec 01, 2016

This December, guests of the Hermosa can choose from many holiday-themed activities, all within a half-hour’s drive. Below are three of our favorite suggestions.

The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale invites you to visit their winter wonderland, with holiday displays and over 100,000 lights. Train tours and carousel rides are available from 6:30 PM-9:00 PM through January 1st, 2017. And the little ones will be overjoyed to see Santa, who will be a guest through December 23rd! Learn more details by calling: (480) 312-2312.

The Heard Museum Shops feature unique, Native-themed ornaments handcrafted by American Indian artists. Hundreds of ornaments are for sale, all made from materials such as pottery, beads, carved wood, and miniature baskets. Call (602) 252-8840 for more information.

The Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix is hosting Las Noches de las Luminarias, an annual event featuring thousands of luminaries. A featured exhibit for 2016, Bruce Munro’s “Sonoran Light” includes hundreds of miles of fiber optics and larger light-based installations. Hours are 5:30-9:30 PM, December 9-11, 16-18, 20-23, and 26-31. Call (480) 481-8188 for more details.