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Andrew Dice Clay to Perform at Talking Stick Resort in January 2017

November 30 2016
Press Releases,Entertainment Announcements

Legendary actor-comedian Andrew Dice Clay will bring his brash brand of comedy to The Salt River Grand Ballroom at Talking Stick Resort on January 14, 2017.

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4 Holiday Drink Specials to Feature at Talking Stick Resort in December 2016

November 29 2016
Press Releases

In celebration of the 2016 holiday season, Talking Stick Resort’s dining attractions will feature four seasonally-themed drink specials throughout the month of December.

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Talking Stick Resort Announces Thanksgiving Day Dining Specials

November 08 2016
Press Releases

Do not spend hours in the kitchen this year. Instead, celebrate Thanksgiving at Talking Stick Resort with a delicious meal and hours of entertainment. Five of the resort’s restaurants will offer specialty menus on Thanksgiving Day.

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CASINO ARIZONA, TALKING STICK RESORT ANNOUNCE THIS YEAR’S VETERANS DAY SPECIALS

November 01 2016
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Nov. 1, 2016) – This Veterans Day, Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort are proud to honor all those who have served. Veterans and active duty members can partake in dining specials at both properties, as well as an exclusive slot tournament at Casino Arizona, on Nov. 11. 

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JOURNEY LIVE AT THE POOL AT TALKING STICK RESORT

October 19 2016
Press Releases,Entertainment Announcements

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Oct. 19, 2016) - Talking Stick Resort is bringing multiplatinum American rock band Journey to the stage at The Pool on Nov. 19. Tickets are on sale now. The band is expected to enthrall fans with hits such as “Lovin’ Touchin’ Squeezin,’” “Open Arms” and the timeless smash “Don’t Stop Believin.’”

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TALKING STICK RESORT’S WICKED BALL TO HOST $10,000 HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST

October 18 2016
Press Releases,Entertainment Announcements

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Oct. 14, 2016) – Halloween is just over two weeks away, and it’s almost time to celebrate at Talking Stick Resort’s Third Annual Wicked Ball, the hottest Halloween party in Scottsdale. The main event of the party will once again be its costume contest, which will pay out a share of $10,000 to one grand prize winner and will be emceed by LIVE 101.5’s Morning Mess. Nine additional contest finalists will also win up to $2,500.

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Phoenix New Times: 11 Best Places for Entertainment in Metro Phoenix

October 13 2016
Media Coverage

New Times' Best of Phoenix is out now. Here's our list of the best places for entertainment in the Valley.

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AZ Central: Guide to Phoenix, Scottsdale Casinos and Casino Resorts

October 05 2016
Media Coverage

Get a taste of Las Vegas with a visit to one of the eight casinos scattered throughout metro Phoenix. Five of them offer full-fledged getaways with a hotel, fine dining, headline entertainers and more, no long drive or plane ticket required.

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Celebrate National Seafood Month Throughout October at Ocean Trail

September 30 2016
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Sept. 30, 2016) — October is a time to celebrate in the Valley — not only because the temperatures are finally falling, but also because it is National Seafood Month. Ocean Trail at Talking Stick Resort, the only restaurant offering an authentic taste of New Orleans right in the heart of Scottsdale, is celebrating October with a variety of fresh seafood dishes prepared Creole style.

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CASINO ARIZONA & TALKING STICK RESORT REVEAL 2016 NFL VIEWING PARTIES SCHEDULE

September 20 2016
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Sept. 20,2016) - Suit up in your favorite NFL gear and head over to Casino Arizona or Talking Stick Resort this football season. Now through the end of the season, guests can take advantage of food and drink specials at the properties’ restaurants, as well as a special promotion at Casino Arizona for Player Rewards Club cardholders.

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EXPEDIA NAMES TALKING STICK RESORT A “BEST OF +VIP ACCESS” DESTINATION

September 12 2016
Press Releases,Accolades

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Sept 12, 2016) – Talking Stick Resort announced today that Expedia.com®, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites, named the resort one of 2015’s “Best of +VIP Access” winners.

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TALKING STICK RESORT SHOWROOM ACTS SELLING FAST

January 21 2016
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (January 21, 2016)– Talking Stick Resort’s Showroom will be the place to be this spring. Known for its headline entertainment, the resort is hosting an entertainment lineup that will rival all others. Below is a list of upcoming acts that are heading to Scottsdale. And although tickets are still available, they’re selling fast. Music lovers can purchase their tickets today and secure their spots for the stellar live Showroom performances.

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WANDERING HORSE BUFFET MAKES YAHOO TRAVEL LIST OF ‘THE BEST BUFFET IN EVERY STATE’

January 16 2016
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Jan. 11, 2016) – Yahoo Travel has shined a spotlight on the Wandering Horse Buffet at Talking Stick Resort. The popular restaurant was listed as the best buffet in Arizona in All You Can Eat: The Best Buffet in Every State. The article was published on the website earlier this month.

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TALKING STICK RESORT EARNS “BEST PLACE TO WORK” AWARD

December 04 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Dec. 4, 2015)-Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC), has been recognized as a bronze winner for "Best Place to Work-Large Company" in the Best in Biz Awards 2015, the only independent business awards program judged by press and industry analysts. The annual competition has been in existence for five years.

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Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announce Talking Stick Resort Arena

December 02 2015
Press Releases | By: Ramon Martinez

Phoenix - The Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced today that US Airways Center -- the home of the Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Arizona Rattlers, as well as the Valley’s premier concert venue – is poised to take on a new name, Talking Stick Resort Arena, under an agreement reached between the two parties.

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TALKING STICK RESORT FLORIST EARNS ACCREDITED FLORAL DESIGN DESIGNATION

August 10 2015

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Aug. 10, 2015)-Talking Stick Resort is proud to announce that its on-site florist, Christine Price, has been inducted into the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) and received the Accredited in Floral Design designation. Price was honored during AIFD’s five-day 2015 Symposium "Journey," which began on June 30 in Denver, Colo.

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TALKING STICK RESORT KEEPS POKER PLAYERS WELL WHILE WINNING; CASINO OFFERS SEATED CHAIR MASSAGES IN THE ARENA POKER ROOM

July 27 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (July 27, 2015) –Poker players can relax while playing Texas Hold ‘Em, Omaha Hi-Lo and 7-Card Stud at Talking Stick Resort. The Scottsdale, Arizona casino-resort has added seated chair massages to the menu of amenities available in The ARENA Poker Room, which also includes round-the-clock food and beverage offerings. Licensed massage therapists from The Spa at Talking Stick Resort provide the massage services.

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ORANGE SKY RECEIVES WINE SPECTATOR 2015 ‘AWARD OF EXCELLENCE’ FOR THE FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

July 27 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (July 27, 2015) -Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, is thrilled to announce that its fine-dining restaurant, Orange Sky, has earned Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence for the fifth year in a row. The signature eatery at Talking Stick Resort – which is named after its breathtaking views of the Arizona sunsets—features an impeccable wine list selection of more than 300 bottles and 30 wines by the glass. “We’re proud Wine Spectator has decided to recognize Orange Sky once again," said Ramon Martinez, director of public relations for Talking Stick Resort. “The restaurant is our culinary jewel so we’re elated to see our wine offerings receive such a prestigious award. It truly is an honor and we don’t take the recognition lightly."

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DUTCH DJ NICKY ROMERO TO PERFORM LIVE AT TALKING STICK RESORT

April 25 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (April 24, 2015) –Talking Stick Resort will host Nicky Romero as he brings his signature sound to the RELEASE Pool Party series on Saturday, August 15. Known around the globe for his chart-topping records and electrifying energy during live performances, the Dutch superstar is a serious force to be reckoned with in the world of electronic music. He has collaborated with some of the biggest names in the music industry and currently ranks at #8 on DJ Magazine’s list of the Top 100 DJs. Tickets to see Nicky Romero live at Talking Stick Resort go on sale on Monday, May 4 at 10 a.m.

 

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DJ R3HAB HEADS TO TALKING STICK RESORT

April 24 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (April 24, 2015) –Three-time International Dance Music Award (IDMA) winner R3HAB is joining the RELEASE Pool Party series and performing at Talking Stick Resort on Saturday, May 30. The Dutch DJ will showcase his larger-than-life persona live on the pool stage and fill the area with his powerhouse EDM sound. Tickets to see R3HAB make his Talking Stick Resort debut go on sale on Sunday, April 26 at 10 a.m.

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TRANCE STAR GARETH EMERY TAKES OVER TALKING STICK RESORT

April 24 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (April 24, 2015) –Today, Talking Stick Resort announced that Gareth Emery will perform on Saturday, August 2 as part of the RELEASE Pool Party series. The English DJ kicked off the year by dropping “DRIVE: Refueled,” and the remix album cracked the iTunes Top 10. Electronic music fans can hear the house-infused tracks, such as “Dynamite” and “Lights & Thunder,” by purchasing tickets to the show. Tickets go on sale on Thursday, April 30 at 10 a.m., so get ready to lock in you spot!

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MORGAN PAGE AND W&W PERFORM MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AT TALKING STICK RESORT

April 17 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (April 17, 2015) –The unofficial start of the summer season kicks off with two days of world-class entertainment at Talking Stick Resort. The resort’s RELEASE pool party series will host progressive and electro house DJ and songwriter Morgan Page on Saturday, May 23 and big-room house duo W&W on Sunday, May 24. Music fans will want to secure their spots at these holiday weekend events by purchasing tickets to the two shows. Tickets go on sale Thursday, April 23 at 10 a.m.

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DASH BERLIN ADDED TO RELEASE POOL PARTY OPENING WEEKEND AT TALKING STICK RESORT

April 15 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (April 10, 2015) –Talking Stick Resort announced today that Dash Berlin will join the RELEASE Pool Party series and perform on Sunday, May 3. Dash Berlin rose to fame in 2007 with the release of the energetic track, “Til the Sky Falls Down.” The use of kicks and pulsating synths have made Dash an international Trance leader on the Armada Music label. Mark your calendars to buy tickets for this exciting show when they go on sale on Thursday, April 16th at 10 a.m.

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TALKING STICK RESORT GEARS UP FOR SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

March 15 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (March 20, 2015) - Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, proudly announces the launch of its Summer Concert Series! Kicking off this April, the five-month extravaganza will feature today’s leading entertainers on the property’s pool stage. Combining the sunny weather with cocktail specials and a capacity of 4,500, this series has the makings of all-around good time!

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TALKING STICK RESORT PARTNERS WITH RELENTLESS BEATS TO BRING MORE EDM PERFORMANCES TO THE VALLEY

March 09 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (March 9, 2015) – It’s going to be an exciting summer for fans of Electronic Dance Music (EDM). Scottsdale’s Talking Stick Resort has entered into a contract with Relentless Beats, a groundbreaking enterprise that’s booked and promoted EDM acts throughout the Valley for nearly two decades.

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AZ Central: Best hangouts near 5 East Valley baseball ballparks

March 02 2015
Media Coverage

The spring home of the Arizona Diamondbacks rests on the Salt River Reservation and is only minutes from Talking Stick Resort. Prime up at Players Sports Bar at the resort, then hitch a ride to the Fields aboard a complimentary shuttle. About a dozen flat screens creates a Vegas sports book feel, complete will a full bar, keno and gaming machines.

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CASINO ARIZONA AND TALKING STICK RESORT LAUNCH "THE ULTIMATE SPRING TRAINING GUIDE"

February 26 2015
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (February 26, 2015) – Arizona locals and out-of-town visitors can make the most out of March with The Ultimate Spring Training Guide (springtrainingphoenix.com). This comprehensive website is a go-to source for information on Cactus League games, stadium locations and team news. It also features helpful articles on where to shop, dine, watch live entertainment and more.

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World Golf: Courses at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Arizona Feature Minimalist Golf and Maximum Enjoyment

February 06 2015
Media Coverage

The 36-hole Talking Stick Golf Club complex -- built on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian community -- has been a premiere example of minimalistic course architecture since opening in 1998. In 2014, Talking Stick was voted the No. 1 golf course in Arizona by readers of Ranking Arizona, a list devoted to "The Best of Arizona Business." It's a gem for walkers as there are wide fairways, deep bunkers and fast greens.

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AZ Central: Top 10 Casinos in Arizona

December 11 2014
Media Coverage,Accolades

This 15-story resort is impossible to miss from the Loop 101. Guests receive a lineup of activities when they check in, featuring dining, lounge hours, entertainment, specials, casino happenings, upcoming events and a little history. The rooms are gorgeous. The decor, linens and beds are modern and on par with upscale Scottsdale resorts.

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TALKING STICK RESORT WINS “BEST PLACE TO WORK” AWARD

September 04 2014
Press Releases

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Sept. 4, 2014)Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC), has been named the recipient of a silver award in the “Best Place to Work” category of the Best in Biz Awards 2014 International. In its second year, the awards remain the only independent business awards program judged by press and industry analysts.

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Experience AZ: Orange Sky earns Wine Spectator 2014 Award of Excellence

August 27 2014
Media Coverage

Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, is proud to announce that its signature restaurant, Orange Sky, has once again been the recipient of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence. This marks the fourth consecutive year the restaurant has been recognized for its impressive wine list.

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KENNY ROGERS LIVE AT TALKING STICK RESORT

February 11 2013
Entertainment Announcements

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Feb. 11, 2013) Talking Stick Resort is excited to announce that Country legend, Kenny Rogers will perform in its Grand Ballroom on March 23. The singer-songwriter will visit Scottsdale as a part of his 2013 World Tour celebrating “The First Fifty Years,” and will play a memorable mix of award-winning songs including “Lady,” “Lucille” and “The Gambler.”

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DWIGHT YOAKAM LIVE AT TALKING STICK RESORT

January 21 2013
Entertainment Announcements

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Jan. 21, 2013) On the heels of Dwight Yoakam’s latest album release “3 Pears,” the country-rock superstar will take the Grand Ballroom stage at Talking Stick Resort on Apr. 20. He will perform many of his greatest hits including “Honky Tonk Man,” “Thousand Miles from Nowhere” and favored songs from his new album like, “Take Hold of My Hand” and “Thick Smoke (And Loud, Loud Music).“

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LATE NIGHT COMEDY LEGEND TO PERFORM AT TALKING STICK RESORT

January 14 2013
Entertainment Announcements

LATE NIGHT COMEDY LEGEND TO PERFORM AT TALKING STICK RESORT
Jay Leno Brings Stand-Up Act to the Salt River Grand Ballroom on Feb. 17

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Jan. 14, 2012)- Host of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,“ writer, comedian and late night legend, Jay Leno, will perform at Talking Stick Resort on Feb 17. Audiences are invited to laugh along with one of the most recognizable faces in entertainment today as he delivers his hilarious perspective on pop culture and current events.

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WYNONNA & THE BIG NOISE AT TALKING STICK RESORT

January 09 2013

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Jan. 9, 2013) Five-time Grammy winner, New York Times bestselling author and reality-television star, Wynonna Judd is heading to Scottsdale. On Feb. 16, Talking Stick Resort will welcome the country superstar along with her band, The Big Noise, to perform a collection of her greatest hits like “She is His Only Need,” “To Be Loved By You” and "No One Else on Earth.”

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GREGG ALLMAN LIVE AT TALKING STICK RESORT

January 01 2013

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Jan. 1, 2013) Continuing its endeavor to bring the Valley the best live entertainment, Talking Stick Resort welcomes legendary, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Gregg Allman on Jan. 8. For one night only and in the most intimate of settings, the Southern rocker will perform fan favorites like “I’m No Angel” and “Midnight Rider” as well as songs from his most recent album, "Low Country Blues."

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TALKING STICK RESORT FLORIST HONORED AS 2012 DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

October 17 2012
Press Releases,Accolades

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (October 17, 2012) –Talking Stick Resort’s award-winning florist, Christine Price,was once again honored as People’s Choice Designer of the Year at the 2012 Arizona State Florists Association Expo & Luncheon. The annual event features workshops, seminars and an award ceremony that recognizes significant contributors to the floral industry.

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TALKING STICK RESORT RECEIVES 2011 TRAVELOCITY EXCELLENCE AWARD

October 04 2012
Press Releases,Accolades

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Oct. 4, 2012) In recognition of exceptional customer service, lush accommodations, and infinite entertainment options, Talking Stick Resort has been named the recipient of Travelocity’s 2011 Travelocity Excellence Award. The travel site recognizes the luxury resort as one of its elite partners in the Phoenix market for 2011.

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ORANGE SKY GARNERS WINE SPECTATOR 'AWARD OF EXCELLENCE'

August 28 2012
Press Releases,Accolades

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (Aug. 28, 2012) Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, proudly announces that Orange Sky, its signature restaurant, has received Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence. This marks the second year the restaurant has been given this award for its extensive wine list.

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