Some Sweet Offers for Valentine’s Day

The explosion of pink and red in supermarkets can only mean one thing—Valentine’s Day is coming! We know it can be stressful trying to plan the perfect night for your special someone, but we want to make things easy for you. The Wigwam is offering Valentine’s specials all month long, so there are multiple ways for you to celebrate the one you love.

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  • For the entire month of February, enjoy our Sweet Sensations deal at The Wigwam Bar and Litchfield’s Wine Bar. For $20* per person, you can indulge in homemade chocolate truffles paired with two signature Valentine’s Day cocktails.
  • For every $100 you spend on a gift certificate to our Red Door Spa between now and February 14, get a $15 bonus credit (up to $45). It’s a great opportunity to gift your loved one with a little something extra – or to join them for some relaxing treatments!
  • Trade red roses for our gorgeous greens: from Friday, February 14 to Sunday, February 16, we are offering 2-for-1 rounds after 11 a.m. It’s a perfect way to enjoy the weather and share your love of golf with the love of your life.
  • That weekend we are also hosting The Wigwam Festival of Fine Art: a showcase of more than 100 Southwestern artists and craftsmen displaying their works in an outdoor gallery. Along with the gallery, enjoy al fresco dining, wine tasting and award-winning Native American musical and dance performances. More information here.
  • For the day of, a gourmet dinner is always a winning strategy. Feast on fresh Kumomoto oysters and black cod at Litchfield’s ($59* per person), or enjoy crab bruschetta and sea bass at Red’s ($45* per person). Since Valentine’s Day is on a Friday this year, space will fill up quickly—call (623) 935-3811 to make your reservations today! More details are available here.

With so many offers, you are certain to find the perfect way to celebrate with your loved one. We look forward to making your experience as special as possible!

*Prices do not include tax or gratuity

The Wigwam and Radio Disney present The Wigwam Day of Play

After another summer of successful West Valley Family Night events, The Wigwam is once again teaming up with Radio Disney Phoenix  to bring you the first ever Wigwam Day of Play on from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on February 1, 2014.

In collaboration with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Lifetime Fitness and other amazing partners, we will be hosting a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities on The Wigwam’s Front Lawn designed to get your kids up, active and excited about health and nutrition!

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The Try It! Zone, hosted by Radio Disney Phoenix, will include various exciting activities for your kids to try out (details TBA). Kids will also be able to collaborate on and help with the construction of a 5,000- 10,000-piece Lego build in order to encourage their imagination and creativity, hosted by Bonanza Education. Then head over to the pirate-themed obstacle course from Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s FIT and have your child test their agility.

We are also excited to announce the Walk On! Kids Cooking Challenge, hosted by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona. Designed to encourage children to try healthy food, the contest is open to any Arizona child between the ages of 9 and 12. Rules and deadlines are below:

  • Children and their parents can submit a recipe for a healthy hot or cold side dish
  • The recipe must include at least one fruit and/or vegetable
  • The recipe must be able to be cooked in 20 minutes (not including prep time)
  • Judges will pre-select the top 5 recipes based on originality, taste, and nutrition
  • The 5 finalists will be invited to present their recipes at our Day of Play to a panel of judges including culinary and nutrition experts
  • Recipes will be accepted anytime between January 1 – 22
  • After the event, the recipes will be posted online for a public vote between February 3 – 12. Judges’ votes will be combined with public votes to determine the winner.

All finalists will receive fun prizes, with the grand prize winner receiving a bicycle. They may also be invited to show off their recipe on local TV! For complete rules and entry instructions, visit www.walkonaz.com.

Here at The Wigwam, we love our local community and want to encourage all Arizona children to be active and try new things. We will be adding more partners, events, and details in the coming weeks, so check back for updates. We’ll see you on February 1!

Ring in the New Year at The Wigwam

Looking for the perfect place to start off 2014? Enjoy a night of dining, live music and dancing at The Wigwam’s New Year’s Eve celebrations!

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Both Litchfield’s and Red’s Bar and Grill have created special New Year’s Eve menus (details below). After dinner, join us in The Wigwam Ballroom starting at 8:30 and listen to the Thaddeus Rose Band ring in the New Year. Light snacks and a champagne toast will be provided. Admission to the ballroom is included with dinner, and tickets are also available at the door for $20 per person or $30 per couple.

After a night of dancing, refuel with Litchfield’s New Year’s Brunch and Belvedere Bloody Mary Bar. Recount your night’s adventures over made-to-order omelets, waffles and a chocolate fountain. Reservations are recommended – prices are $19.95 for brunch, $7 for the Bloody Mary Bar (tax and gratuity not included).

2013 has been a wonderful year, and we look forward to celebrating 2014 with our wonderful guests!

Call 623.935.3811 for reservations.

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Rock for Tots at The Wigwam: Benefitting Toys for Tots in Maricopa County

With more than 240,000 children in Maricopa County living below the poverty level, the holidays are a perfect time to give back and make sure every child has a memorable Christmas.

On Friday, December 6, The Wigwam is hosting Rock for Tots, a concert benefitting Toys for Tots in Maricopa County. Starting on the front lawn at 6 p.m., enjoy four hours of music from acts including the Thaddeus Rose Band, Fast Times, and Mary Williams. Kids can take part in face painting, games, train rides, and other fun activities while you enjoy the show. Admission is free with a donation of a new, unwrapped toy or please bring a cash donation of $10 or more. 100% of the proceeds collected will go directly to Toys for Tots.

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For more information on the great holiday events happening at The Wigwam, click here.

The Wigwam – Your destination for holiday cheer.

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This year, make The Wigwam part of your holiday traditions! We have fantastic, family-friendly events every weekend starting on November 30th through Christmas.

Ice skatingThe festivities kick off on Saturday, November 30th with our annual tree lighting ceremony. Join us for holiday music, an appearance by Santa, and ice skating. Yes, ice skating! The West Valley’s only outdoor seasonal ice skating rink will be set up on the lawn of Litchfield’s from November 28th – January 4th for the whole family to enjoy. Tickets are only $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. Find more information, including hours of operation, at www.wigwamarizona.com.

In between your trips to the rink, check out the following activities and make this a holiday season to remember:

Beginning on November 30th: Holiday Card and Ornament Fundraiser. Cards and ornaments will be on sale in The Wigwam’s lobby. Proceeds from sales benefit the West Valley Arts Council Jr. Scholarship Program and area arts students.

December 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd: Holiday Nights in Lights. Sponsored by our friends at Hilgers Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, this event includes train rides, holiday caroling, wish list writing, and photos with Santa. The ice rink will also be open, but hours vary, so be sure to check out our website in order to maximize your fun! 5-7 pm.

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December 7th, 14th, and 20th: Breakfast with Santa. Bring your children to a delicious breakfast at Litchfield’s, visit with Santa, and enjoy classic holiday tunes. Prices are $18 for adults, $9 for children age 3-12 and free for children under 2. 8-11 am. Costs do not include taxes and gratuity. Please call 623-856-1013 for reservations.

December 22nd: Elf on the Shelf Holiday Tea. Litchfield’s will be getting a special visit from Santa’s Elf! Along with delicious goodies and fun activities including letter-writing to Santa, kids will be treated to a reading of The Elf’s Story. 2-4 pm. Reservations are required – call 623-856-1013 for reservations.

December 25th: Christmas Day Dinner at Litchfield’s. A great way to relax and enjoy your Christmas Day! Enjoy a three-course meal including an appetizer, entrée, and dessert for $45 per person. Children’s menu options are also available. 3-7 pm. Please call 623-856-1013 for reservations.

December 25th: Christmas Day Ballroom Buffet Dinner: Enjoy Christmas favorites such as sirloin and pineapple glazed ham in The Wigwam ballroom. $42 for adults, $20 for children ages 4-12, and free for children under 4. Please call 623-856-1013 for reservations.

Harvest Wine Festival – Saturday, October 26th

Harvest Wine Festival at The Wigwam

Sip the night away and enjoy a delectable array of over 50 specially selected wines! The weather will be perfect for a relaxing Saturday evening with good music, good people, and great wine.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Join us from 6pm-9pm to mix and mingle with other wine lovers while enjoying the cool sounds of John Kaizer & Friends.

$30 per person | Includes 15 Tastings and Commemorative Glass
Food Items Also Available For Purchase.
Limited number of festival tickets available.

For advanced purchase please contact 623.935.3811

Fall Culinary Events at The Wigwam

Are you looking for the perfect date night, or just looking for an opportunity to expand your palette and culinary skills? Whether you’re an aspiring foodie, or could rival the New York Times food critic, The Wigwam has exciting events lined up for you!

Wine and Dinner Series

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Starting in October, we’re bringing back our popular monthly Wine and Dinner series. Each session involves a unique four-course menu created by our Executive Chef. Each course is paired with a wine from the evening’s featured winery. A representative of the winery will be at each event to explain the pairings, answer questions, and mingle with the guests.

The pre-dinner reception starts at 6:30, with dinner beginning at 7 pm. Space is limited, so call (623) 935-3811 soon to make a reservation!

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Wigwam Cooking Class Series

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Mark your calendars for November 17th as The Wigwam is starting a monthly Cooking Class Series! The Wigwam Culinary Team will be on hand to demonstrate how to make tasty tapas and delicious drinks, with recipes for you to take home so you can try them out yourself.

Classes start at 5 pm and are $55 per person (subject to taxes and gratuity). Don’t miss the opportunity to learn something new and impress your friends – make a reservation today at (623) 935-3811.

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For more information on classes and Wigwam events visit: wigwamarizona.com or contact us at 623-935-3811.

Ring in the Fall with Oktoberfest at The Wigwam!

Is it just us, or are you getting tired of the summer heat? We know it’s hard to believe that fall is right around the corner (your seatbelt burns and melted sunglasses may say otherwise), but it’s true! And what better way to welcome the cooler fall temperatures than by celebrating Oktoberfest at The Wigwam?

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Join us at 5:30 pm on Saturday, September 28 for a fun-filled family celebration of all things German. Enjoy authentic German beer and delicious regional dishes while dancing to the music of Denny and the Polka Dots. There will be plenty of activities to keep your children entertained as well, including a costume contest.

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Tickets are only $10, with free admission for kids 12 and under. You can purchase tickets at the City of Litchfield Park Recreation Center, or at the door on the day of the festival. Partial proceeds from the event will go towards supporting programs at the Recreation Center.

And of course, should you choose to make a weekend of it, we are offering room rates starting at $129 per night. Visit us at wigwamarizona.com and use the promo code FEST2013 to take advantage of this great offer.

Fall in Arizona is one of the most beautiful times of the year, and we can’t wait to celebrate it with you! We’ll see you in September at The Wigwam!

 

Yarnell Hill Fire Victim Relief Concert at The Wigwam Saturday, August 10th

Weeks have passed since a wildfire in Yarnell, AZ took the lives of 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, but the community’s need for support remains. All of Arizona has rallied around the victims of this tragedy, and The Wigwam would like to continue to assist the firefighters’ families with a special benefit concert this Saturday, August 10th.

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Come down to the lawn at The Wigwam to watch a free concert performed by various artists, including country artist Matt Farris, smooth jazz guitarist Jay Soto and 60s Bandstand Show. Enjoy performances of “Be My Baby,” “You’ve Lost that Loving Feelin’” and other popular hits from the 60s while raising money to benefit the families of the Hotshots. There will be activities for the whole family, as well as food and drink specials, and all proceeds made from sales, as well as donations, will go directly to the 100 Club.

PLUS, if you want to turn the event into one last, relaxing weekend before the back-to-school mayhem fully sets in, we are offering an exclusive rate of $99 per night (taxes and resort fee not included), with $25 benefiting the 100 Club. Use the promo code 100CLUB while booking, and treat yourself while helping out a worthy cause.

The concert starts at 7 pm and is free and open to the public. We recommend coming early to reserve a spot, so grab your family, friends, and lawn chairs and come out to show support for our state’s brave heroes. Additional donations will be accepted throughout the night.

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Watch the video below for more information on the concert as well as 60s Bandstand Show:

Cardinals Training Camp returns to Phoenix – celebrate with us at The Wigwam!

It’s already the middle of summer, which means football season is right around the corner! For those of you who can’t wait until fall to get your fix, we have some great news. After training in Flagstaff for years, the Arizona Cardinals Training Camp has returned to the Valley and will be held at the University of Phoenix Stadium, right up the road from the Wigwam! From July 26 to August 22, the Cardinals will hold 17 practices that will be free and open to the public, giving everyone the chance to watch our team gear up for a great season. Check out the schedule here.

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Coming in from out of town? Live in the East Valley? Don’t spend your time stressing about long drives or traffic—stay with us! At only eight miles away, The Wigwam is the closest resort to the stadium and we are offering some amazing specials. Our Stay and Play Training Camp Package includes a reduced room rate of $149 a night, an Arizona Cardinals Welcome Amenity, a $50 spa credit at our Red Door Spa, a $25 food and beverage credit, and a credit for our resort fee (a $22 value). After a fun-filled afternoon watching the Cardinals practice, head over to Red’s Bar and enjoy football-themed cocktails like the Field Goal, a margarita with crushed jalapeños, or the Sideliner, a Blue Moon mixed with orange liquor, OJ, and a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

There’s never been a better reason for football fans to gear up for the upcoming season and enjoy a relaxing staycation at the same time, so mark your calendars and make a reservation! When booking, make sure you use the promotion code AZCAMP. For more information, visit wigwamarizona.com or call (623)935-3811.