Things to Do

Scottsdale is a popular destination where you can bring your family along!

There are both indoor and outdoor activities that all ages can enjoy. AHF is pleased to offer area activities on Tuesday morning for attendees and their guests. You may register for these activities during your conference registration. All other activities will be available at your leisure. We encourage members to extend their stay and take advantage of all of Scottsdale’s offerings!

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Area Activities

Reserve your spot through AHF registration - now open!

River.jpgSalt River Tubing

Cost/person: $50

Come enjoy the great outdoors with AHF in the Tonto National Forest. This 2 hour tubing excursion is a fun way to start the conference and stay cool. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own water shoes and sunscreen. Bring your family along! Children must be at least 8 years old or older and 4 feet tall. This area activity will cover tube rental, shuttle service, and round-trip transportation from the Westin hotel.

Private Culinary Scottsdale Lunch Tour 

Cost/person: $80

Join friends and colleagues for a 2-hour culinary excursion around Scottsdale. During the tour attendees will visit 3-4 restaurants around downtown Scottsdale. Each restaurants visit will include a taste of their signature dish. This is your chance to sample the local flavors of Scottsdale. This area activity will cover the tour and round-trip transportation from the Westin hotel. Gratuity for the tour guide is optional and at the discretion of the participant.

Available All Week Long

18 Hole Round of Golf at the Westin Resort

  • Special AHF rate of $59 plus tax for 18 holes - Originally $74 plus tax
  • Make reservations ahead of time by contacting the Golf Shop (Phone Number) and mentioning that you are an AHF Conference Attendee.
  • Earliest tee times are at 6:15 AM and are spread out 9 minutes apart.
  • Round of Golf rates HERE
  • Club rentals are available for both men and women. Ping rental clubs will be $39 plus tax per set.


Other Area Activities to Enjoy:

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West is Scottsdale's only National Historic Landmark. It serves as a prime example of Wright’s organic architecture in that the structures are built of the rocks and sand of the Sonoran Desert and melds to the lower McDowell Mountains.

Odysea in the Desert - Butterfly Wonderland Exhibit

Over 3,000 butterflies fly freely amongst lush tropical plants and flowers at the largest butterfly conservatory in America, bringing a tropical rainforest environment to the Arizona desert.

Octane Raceway

Our 1/3 mile kart track is the only full time Indoor/Outdoor track in the entire United States! This sleek, modern facility has been designed to deliver the best racing experience imaginable.

Walking lunch tour of Old Town Scottsdale 

The first ever food tour in Arizona! We offer multiple versions, with stops at 5 local restaurants, eateries, and specialty food shops.

Wine Tasting - Scottsdale Wine Trail 

The Scottsdale Wine Trail is comprised of: LDV Winery, Carlson Creek, Aridus Wine Company, and Salvatore Vineyards. Most of the tasting rooms open at 11 AM or 12 PM. Interested attendees will purchase a $5 Passport which allows $2 off a 5-wine tasting at each location.

Shopping at Fashion Square

At Scottsdale Fashion Square shoppers can enjoy upscale amenities, luxury brands, exclusive entertainment & quality of service.

Day Tours with Arizona Outback Adventures

Arizona Outback Adventures (AOA) provides the finest guided hiking, mountain biking, rafting, kayaking, single and multi-day adventure vacations.

For More Information on Things To Do, visit the Experience Scottsdale Website