Serious question: what are doing February 13? The correct answer is celebrating Galentine’s Day, obviously. As Leslie Knope once said, “it’s only the best day of the year” and we whole-heartedly agree. Grab your babe brigade for a husband/boyfriend free day full of ladies celebrating ladies with these super fun G-Day options (plus, frittatas).
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Make it a ‘Galentine’s Day Away’ with some serious RnR at award-winning Joya Spa. Reserve the Celebration Package (good for groups of 6 or more) and receive a complimentary fitness class for everyone plus the choice of one or two 50-minute spa treatments, reserved lunch on Joya Spa terrace, free valet parking and full spa access. For info and rezzies call (480) 627-3020.
Pop into the Quarter for their first Galentine’s Day Sip ‘n Shop from 5p – 7p on February 13. The free event will include special offers and sales, sweets, champagne, music and tons of other goodies. Participating retailers include Beach Bunny, CB2, Cheeky Chic Baby & Kids, Drybar, Free People, Joie, Kendra Scott, lululemon, Marine Layer, Planet Blue, Bonobos, Suitsupply and more. Plus, the first 100 guests will receive a special swag bag. Visit scottsdalequarter.com or call (480) 270-8123 for all the deets.
The girls only club will be hosting a special Galentine’s Day edition of their monthly brunch at super adorable Arcadia hotspot Teaspressa on Sunday, February 17. For $45 per person attendees will receive one Teaspressa specialty bevvie, pastries, tea toast and of course champs. The event is geared towards bloggers, influencers and small biz owners who will have the opportunity to learn and share tips/tricks of the trade.
Spa’rty on with your lady gang at the Fairmont’s Well & Being Spa and Salon. Groups of five or more that book a 60-minute massage, body or facial treatment each receive a spa’rty event planner to make all the arrangements and prepare every last detail for your girls day. The package includes a complimentary spa lunch and table reservations, customized occasion sign announcing your group, fun retail party gift for all and special pricing on private fitness classes. We recommend the Bungee Bounce…literally so fun, it doesn’t seem like exercise. Visit www.fairmont.com for all the info.
Get crafty with your coven and enjoy some major bonding time at the High Street art studio and wine bar. With dozens upon dozens of projects to choose from including art, decor, gifts, and accessories the DIY sky is the limit. Or step into the splatter room and go buck wild hurling paint at each other (don’t worry, hair/face/outfits are covered so you can leave mess free). Best of all the squad can sip on a variety of beer and wine – including a bottomless mimosa option on weekends – and snack on menu offerings like a cheese plate or s’mores. Book your bestie night at www.pinspiration.com.
They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend so a night at the most sparkly spot in Phoenix seems v apropro. On Friday, February 15 from 6p – 8p AZ Foothills will be at Spence to reveal the March issue featuring Phoenix’s most eligible singles, new Face of Foothills and more. Guests will enjoy complimentary bubbles, local wine, chocolate covered strawberries and other treats, gem themed games and of course, diamonds galore. Click here to RSVP for the glittery get together. Space is very limited so get your clique’s tickets booked asap.
Rally the squad to sample, sip and savor your way through one of the Valley’s most gorg destinations at Corks & Cactus on Sunday, February 10. Attendees will enjoy 40+ different wines, live music and fare from Fabulous Food Fine Catering and Events. Plus, all wine purchased that day will directly benefit the Garden. For tix visit www.dbg.org.
Did somebody say road trip? Head north for a stay at Sedona’s celebrated Hilton Resort & Spa. The resort’s Galentine’s Day special includes two night stay in a one-bedroom suite, two 60-minute treatments per night at Eforea Spa, brekkie in the Grille at ShadowRock, bottle of wine on arrival and access to Sedona Athletic Club. We recommend taking advantage of a scenic yoga class overlooking the red rocks, cocktails around the fire pits at night or an epic outdoor adventure with Pink Jeep Tours. For more information, visit hiltonsedonaresort.com.