Things To Do In Scottsdale For Guys Trips
ANDAZ SCOTTSDALE RESORT’S RECOMMENDATION FOR A GUYS ESCAPE
Looking to escape with the guys to Scottsdale?
Andaz Scottsdale Resort is minutes away from golf courses for every level, nightlife in Old Town Scottsdale, and miles of desert to meander off-road.
When planning your Sonoran Desert experience, here’s 5 activities and attractions your group won’t want to miss.
Dinner at Weft & Warp Art Bar+Kitchen
More than your typical dinner, Weft & Warp Art Bar+Kitchen at Andaz Scottsdale provides shareable plates, craft cocktails and live music alongside expansive views of Camelback Mountain.
For the ultimate tasting experience, Weft & Warp offers a private group six-course Mediterranean dinner, paired with sommelier-selected wines for up to eight gentlemen.
Location: Inside Andaz Scottsdale Resort
Night on the Town at Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row
Grab your buddies and hit Scottsdale’s historic Old Town, where you’ll find Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row—gastropub, bar, nightclub, and ideal stop on your night out.
Voted best country bar five years in a row and featuring over 60 types of whiskey alone, you’ll find plenty to sip on all evening long, plus 24-foot TVs perfect for watching sporting events.
For night owls, Whiskey Row keeps its doors open until 2 am on the weekends and has weekly live performances and DJ lineups you won’t want to miss.
Distance from Andaz Scottsdale: 2.4 miles
Attend Spring Training
With 15 teams playing at over 10 stadiums each March, Spring Training in Scottsdale is the perfect excuse to plan a Scottsdale vacation and enjoy America’s favorite pastime in a more intimate setting.
Whether your group is coming to catch the San Francisco Giants, or a local favorite like the Arizona Diamondbacks, you’re sure to have a great time cheering on your favorite team. Pro tip: attend a practice session between 9 am and noon for a chance to meet the players and coaches. Keep an item on hand to be autographed!
Distance from Andaz Scottsdale: 3.3 miles to Scottsdale Stadium
Visit the WM Phoenix Open
Known as the greenest show on the grass, the WM Phoenix Open hosts the best names in the game and reels in over 500,000 attendees each year for a good reason. With 18 exciting holes, awesome food and beverages, opportunities for autographs, and celebrity sightings, your group will love spending the day cheering on players in this Sonoran Desert setting.
For the ultimate experience, look into seating at the 16th hole, known as the biggest party in golf that attracts up to 20,000 fans annually. Side note: you can play the PGA course yourself before or after the event by booking a tee time!
Distance from Andaz Scottsdale: 9 miles
Go Off-Roading with Arizona Outdoor Fun
Calling all adrenaline junkies… Explore the Sonoran Desert with an exhilarating ATV or UTV guided tour by Arizona Outdoor Fun. Best known for their tours of the famed Centipede Trail, you’ll be taken through 11 miles of canyons, splash across the Agua Fria River, and climb over the Bradshaw Mountains, with plenty of viewing opportunities for desert landscape and wildlife.
If you’re seeking even more adventure, stop by the private shooting range after for some great outdoor target practice, alongside knowledgeable instructors.
Distance from Andaz Scottsdale: 3.5 miles