MARK YOUR CALENDAR for the latest in entertainment, brought to you by the PebbleCreek Activities Office. All Events are at 7 p.m. in the Renaissance Theater, unless indicated otherwise. All concerts/comedy shows are priced at $25, unless otherwise noted. Click on the posters for more details!
Aug. 3-11, 2017 - Canadian Rockies Trip
Price: $3825 pp/double; $5150 pp/single; Price includes roundtrip airfare
Lush forests, mighty rivers, and immense glaciers! Tour starts in Calgary, enjoy a cruise on Upper Waterton Lake, Visit Glacier National Park, take a gondola ride to Sulphur Mountain for a view of Banff. Visit Chateau Lake Louise, take a snocoach excursion on North America’s largest glacier. Click here for all the details.
On sale now in the Activities Office. Check only please.
Aug. 17 - Old Town Cottonwood and Cliff Castle Casino Day Trip
Tickets go on sale July 12 at 9 a.m. – check only $55 per person. Trip includes: Luxury fully equipped motor coach with certified driver. A visit to Old Town Cottonwood, Voted #9 Top U.S. destinations where you will be greeted and given a ‘goodie bag” and a short narrative of how to see Old Town best and told the many facets of their Town. See Main Street with wine and spirit tasting rooms (optional); cafés and restaurants galore; and many incredible shops including antique shops and art galleries!! $25 ‘FREE play’ from Cliff Castle Casino voted #1 for nearly 2 decades! ‘Spin to WIN’ $5 to $200 ‘FREE play’ for all NEW members of the Castle! Over 660 SLOTS, live blackjack and poker AND bowling! A complimentary dinner buffet at the Mountain Springs Buffet and driver’s gratuity. Must sign up by Friday, August 11. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the FUN! Departure: 9 a.m.
Aug. 18, 2017 - Linda Ronstadt – The Tribute, starring Laura Berger
A native of Tucson, Arizona, Linda Ronstadt is recognized as one of the most important and popular interpretive singers of the '70s, having earned a succession of platinum-selling albums and chart-topping singles. Throughout the '70s, her easy and laid-back pop infused by her folky roots set her apart from her contemporaries, as she effortlessly moved into the '80s, and has remained a fixture in the hearts of the legion of fans who love her! With over 30 studio albums, eleven Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music Awards, an Emmy Award, and more, Linda is one of the most prolific and beloved singers of all-time. Featuring a beautiful selection of Linda’s biggest rock hits from the 70’s, her alternative country hits, big band/jazz songs, and her softer 80’s rock ballads, this show will have you singing and swaying along, as you are dazzled by the velvety voice of Laura Berger and her special guest, Miguel Jackson. This is the tribute you have been waiting for, so get ready for the musical journey of a lifetime! On sale now online and at Activities!
San Diego Wine, Waves and Whales - Sept. 11-14, 2017
Price: $750 pp/double; $995 pp/single
Travel from Phoenix to Temecula, an oasis of art and culture set amidst 150 acres of breathtaking gardens, rolling hills, tall mountains, and lush vineyards. Enjoy wine-tasting and an included dinner. Continue to San Diego and spend two nights at Humphrey’s Half-Moon Bay – directly across the street from the ocean. A harbor cruise and a full day of sightseeing and sipping (wine) are included. Click here or on image at right to enlarge flyer.
On sale now in the Activities Office. Check only please.
Sept. 22, 2017 - One of These Nights – Tribute to The Eagles
A second show has just been added to One of These Nights, the Eagles tribute show. This incredible tribute to one of the most popular bands of all-time is so popular here at PebbleCreek, we have found the need to add a second show that will take place at 3 p.m. on Sept. 22. Tickets on sale now online and in the Activities Office. Tickets are $25.
One Of These Nights promises exactly that . . . an unforgettable night! Join One Of These Nights as they take you on their version of a hit filled show featuring the music of the Eagles, one of the most , successful rock acts of all time. Our show takes the audience on a journey through all the Eagles’ sounds, from tasteful country, , rock, complete with full harmonies, to hard rocking tunes that highlight the Eagles’ extraordinary catalogue. The show features the band’s greatest hits, including ‘Hotel California,’ ‘Desperado,’ Lyin’ Eyes,’ ‘Life In The Fast Lane,’ ‘Take It Easy,’ ‘Already Gone,’ ‘One Of These Nights’ and many others; all presented in a highly entertaining production with uncanny accuracy. It was these and other Eagles tracks that earned the band seven number-one singles, six Grammys, five American Music Awards and six number one albums. John Waxman and JD Madrid have teamed up with fellow stellar musicians to create one of the best sounding Eagles tribute bands touring today. Recognized for their uncanny accuracy to the original, One Of These Nights is a pure and simple tribute to the Eagles. Tickets for the 7 p.m. show on sale now online and at Activities Office. Tickets for the 3 p.m. show on sale Tuesday, now online and in the Activities Office. Tickets are $25.
Oct. 6, 2017 - Mirage – Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
Mirage – Visions Of Fleetwood Mac, celebrates the classic lineup of the legendary superstar band. Base, d in Los Angeles, the members of Mirage capture the look and sound of Fleetwood Mac live in concert. The band is a spinoff of the highly successful band, “Bella Donna – A Tribute to Stevie Nicks,” which was awarded the highest honor of being praised by the real Stevie. Nicks after she heard a live performance by singer Michelle Tyler and the band. "Bella Donna" also appeared on AXS TV after being crowned one of the “World’s Greatest Tribute Bands.” Mirage focuses squarely on Fleetwood Mac and their Greatest Hits in this five piece authentic concert recreation. The show features Michelle Tyler as Stevie Nicks, Bob Weitz as John McVie, Bruce Lawrence as Lindsey Buckingham, Tuzy Ellis as Christine McVie and Richard Graham as Mick Fleetwood. Tickets on sale Aug. 16 online and at Activities Office.
Oct. 10-13, 2017 – Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Bus Trip - $850 pp/double, $1050 pp/single. Check only, please. This incredible tour includes: Ground transportation, three night’s accommodations, breakfast daily, two dinners, two visits to the Balloon Fiesta, Santa Fe and Albuquerque sightseeing as outlined below. Itinerary:
Day 1 - Travel from the Valley to Acoma Sky City. Check into the Acoma Sky City Resort and Casino. A dinner buffet is included this evening.
Day 2 - A buffet breakfast is included at the hotel. Today you will tour the Acoma Pueblo, including the new Sky City Museum. Then you will travel the scenic Turquoise Trail to Santa Fe, the oldest seat of government in the United States. Famous for its unique mix of Spanish and Indian cultures, the rows of streets of Santa Fe are lined with buildings of distinctive design, adobe houses and interesting shops. Our visit to this historic city features the Palace of the Governors and Historic Square. Check into the Comfort Inn and Suites in Rio Rancho. Dinner is included.
Day 3 - A deluxe continental breakfast is included at the hotel. It’s an early morning today as you view the Mass Ascension where almost 800 balloons ascend into the morning air. After the launch, watch the flying competition amongst the balloons. This afternoon enjoy a city tour, including Old Town, San Felipe de Neri Church and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Return to the Balloon Fiesta for the Special Shapes Glow and After-Glow Fireworks. Dinner is on your own at the Balloon Fiesta.
Day 4 - A deluxe continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Then depart for home.
NOTE: Airfare is additional.
Oct. 29, 2017 - Bette Midler Tribute
Sherie Rae Parker is the #1 Bette Midler impersonator in the world with performances from Las Vegas to cities and countries around the world. Major production shows, to name a few: “Legends in Concert,” “American Superstars,” “Stars in Concert” (in Berlin), “Serendipity” (a musical comedy), “A Really Big Show” and “Tribute the Concert” have made Sherie their best Bette. “I feel a special closeness to Bette,” Sherie remarks. “Our voices are a lot alike. I love her humor and energy on the stage. Her style and ability to take me to another place…It’s always a challenge! I am definitely having a great time!” Tickets on sale Aug. 31 online and at Activities Office.
Nov. 1, 2017 - Chic Boutique - Tuscany Falls Ballroom; 1 - 6 p.m.
Tickets available the day of the event, the cost is a donation of 3 or more canned or boxed food items per person. Bar will be open , and appetizer plates will be available for purchase. Clothing, Jewelry, Purses, Cosmetics, Skin Care, Wigs, Scarves, Accessories & More! Don ‘t miss it…
Nov. 5, 2017 - Bus Day Trip to Wild Horse Pass Casino including Doobie Brothers tribute concert!
Join us for a bus day trip to Wild Horse Pass Casino on Nov. 5, 2017, including lunch, casino time and a Doobie Brothers tribute band in concert, all for only $25!
Enjoy a fabulous day out at the fun Wild Horse Pass casino on Sunday, Nov. 5. Included is a comfortable bus ride to the Casino, lunch in Ling & Louie’s or Café 247 restaurant where you will choose from a wide variety of menu options. Lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. At 3 p.m. you will take your assigned seat in the beautiful Ovations LIVE! Theater to see, Listen to the Music: The Doobie Brothers Tribute, a full 90 minute show. The bus will leave PebbleCreek at 9 a.m. and will depart the Casino at 5 p.m., after the concert. A ticket for the show and a lunch coupon will be provided.
Tickets go on sale Sept. 28, 2017, at 9 a.m. at the Activities Office and are $25 per person. Space is limited to 54 participants. Reservations limited to 4 spots per person. Listen to the music is a complete re-creation of the famous rock band The Doobie Brothers back in the 70’s. The show brings back the famous line-up of Pat Simmons, Michael McDonald, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, Tom Johnston and Tiran Porter (considered by most to be the “ALL-STAR” lineup). The group re-creates the era with exact instruments, costumes and looks. You can’t help but get sucked in and believe it’s the real guys they portray
New! Nov. 11 – Veteran’s Day Program, details TBA -- on sale Sept. 27
Nov. 21 - Nov. 24, 2017 - A San Diego Thanksgiving Trip - $950 pp/double, $1275 pp/single. Check only, please.
What better way to enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday than spend it by the Pacific Ocean in San Diego! Enjoy the sites of the city at a leisurely pace. Not to worry about your holiday meal, we have that covered as you cruise the bay and have a scrumptious meal. Come join us for a stress free couple of days! On sale Aug. 1, 2017, at 9 a.m. in the Activities Office. Day 1 Depart Sky Harbor Airport for your flight to sunny San Diego! Arrive at your destination and take a quick shuttle to the Embassy Suites on the Bay – Downtown. Your hotel is in a perfect location with-in walking distance to many attractions, restaurants and shopping opportunities. Dinner is on your own this evening after you enjoy a complimentary managers reception at the hotel. You can walk to Seaport Village or the Old Gaslamp District where you will find plenty of options to eat. Day 2 A wonderful breakfast is included at the hotel. Today we have included the Hop on Hop off Trolley Tour ticket. There is a stop at Seaport Village right by the hotel. Explore the city at your leisure. Some sites to see are Old Town where you can visit the Whaley House, Presidio Park and the Old Town Market. Another great stop is Balboa Park with its many museums, gardens and attractions you can spend the whole day and not see it all! The trolley can also take you to San Diego Zoo, Hotel del Coronado and Little Italy. Enjoy dinner on your own. Day 3 Happy Thanksgiving! Breakfast is included at the hotel. Relax and enjoy the morning. Head to the pier for your fabulous Thanksgiving Dinner Cruise on the Hornblower Inspiration! (Vessel is subject to change) Your cruise is from 3:00pm-5:30pm and boarding begins at 2:30pm. Welcome aboard with a glass of champagne or sparkling cider and then sit down for a wonderful Thanksgiving Buffet Feast with all the trimmings as you cruise the stunning San Diego Bay. And for your entertainment enjoy the DJ for music and dancing! Day 4 Breakfast included at the hotel. This morning we have included admission to the USS Midway Museum. Enter a floating city at sea and walk in the footsteps of 225,000 Midway sailors who served our country and upheld the American ideals of strength, freedom and peace. The museum houses over 60 exhibits and 29 restored aircraft. Depart for the airport for your flight home! This Tour Includes: • Round Trip Air from Phoenix • Hotel Transfer • 3 Nights lodging in San Diego • 3 Breakfasts at the hotel • 1 Day - Hop on Hop off Trolley • Thanksgiving Dinner Cruise on Hornblower Cruises • Admission to the USS Midway
New! Dec. 1, 2017 - Desert Botanical Garden and Mill Avenue Craft Fair Bus Trip
Shop for those one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts at the Tempe Festival of the Arts, one of the Top 100 Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the nation. Then enjoy a magical night as the Desert Botanical Gardens come to live with the soft glow from more than 8,000 hand-lit luminaria bags, thousands of white twinkle lights and the vibrant sounds and sights of live entertainment throughout. The Mormon Temple Light Display is also included. $99 per person. On sale Sept. 21, 2017 at the Activities Office, 9 a.m. Estimated Trip Times: TBA
Dec. 5, 2017 - Texas Tenors: Deep In The Heart of Christmas -- Three shows; 1, 3 and 7 p.m.
Emmy Award Winners and Billboard Top 10 Recording Artists The Texas Tenors ride back into town with their heart warming and touching holiday concert "Deep in the Heart of Christmas." From seasonal favorites like “O Holy Night” and “Joy to the World” to The Righteous Brothers' “You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin',” The Texas Tenors bring a unique blend of music to the stage with thrilling harmonies and award winning arrangements. Make some new Christmas memories with The Texas Tenors. On sale Oct. 26 in the Renaissance Theater at 8 a.m.; $65
Dec. 8, 2017 – So This is Christmas concert
Christmas is the most joyful time of the year and nothing celebrates the holiday as big and as bold as TAD Management's "So This Is Christmas!" We have Christmas songs, Christmas trees, a stage full of incredible talent, and real snowfall in your venue! That's right ... we will be dropping snow on your audience. Now that's what the magic of Christmas is all about! Celebrate your holiday season with the best seasonal show around and give your audience a Very Merry Christmas! Tickets go on sale Oct. 3, 2017, at 9 a.m. online and in the Activities Office.
New! Dec. 11, 2017 - Zoo Lights, Dinner & Mormon Temple Lights Bus Trip
The magical, colorful sights and sounds of the Phoenix Zoo's holiday light spectacular will make your season sparkle! More then 3.8 million lights glow in a total of 700 sparkling displays. An early dinner at Organ Stop Pizza and a stop at the Mormon Temple Light Display. $99 per person. On sale at 9 a.m. Sept. 14, 2017, at the Activities Office. Estimated trip times: 3:30 – 8:30
Dec. 22 - 26, 2017 - Nashville Christmas Trip - $1899 pp/double, $2230 pp/single. Check only, please.
Come join us for a spectacular Christmas in Nashville. You will be staying at the Opryland Hotel which is an attraction all to itself during the holidays. Christmas shows are included for your enjoyment and plenty of time to see the sights of Music City! On sale June 27, 2017 at 9 , a.m. at the Activities Office.
Day 1 Arrive in Nashville and take the Gaylord Opryland shuttle to the hotel. Check into the Gaylord Opryland Resort. Enjoy a free evening on your own or shopping at Opry Mills or head to famous Music Row. Day 2 Breakfast is included at the hotel and today, between 9am-5pm at your leisure. We have included the Hop on Hop off Trolley / Bus today. You can tour the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and the Hatch Show Print experience (Both admissions included) Evening and dinner are on your own. Day 3 Take the hotel shuttle bus to the General Jackson Showboat Holiday Luncheon Cruise down the Cumberland River. The General Jackson Showboat is named after the first steamboat to operate on the Cumberland River in 1817 which was named after President Andrew Jackson. Dinner on your own this evening before you board the hotel shuttle for the Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman Auditorium for a fabulous Holiday show!! Return to your hotel or stay downtown for Honky Tonkin. Day 4 MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!! Breakfast is included at the hotel. At your leisure, visit ICE! And Halls of Trees at the hotel. Evening - Reserved seats for the Larry Gatlin Christmas Dinner Show, located in the Tennessee Ballroom of the hotel Day 5 Check out of the hotel and head to the airport for your flight home! This Tour Includes: Round Trip Air from Phoenix *, Hotel Shuttle service to select areas, 4 Nights lodging at the Gaylord Opryland hotel.*, 4 Breakfasts at the hotel, Hop on Hop Off one day ticket, Admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame, Admission to the Hatch Experience, Lunch Cruise on the General Jackson Showboat, Larry Gatlin Dinner Show, Ticket to the Grand Ole Opry Holiday show
Updated Dates! Dec. 30 – Jan. 3 - New Year’s in Memphis at the Guest House at Graceland Trip
Located on a beautifully landscaped property, the newly renovated Guest House at Graceland will be your home for four nights as you celebrate the New Year. Included are a Gala New Year’s Eve party, a tour of Graceland, Rock n’ Soul Museum, Sun Studio, Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum, the Lorraine Motel, Memphis Hall of Fame, and eight meals. Price includes airfare to Memphis. $2350 pp/double, $2850 pp, single. On sale Sept. 19, 2017, at the Activities Office, 9 a.m.
New! Dec. 31 – New Year’s Eve Dinner Dance, details TBA – on sale Nov. 8* in Activities (*note new on sale date)
Dec. 31, 2017- Jan. 2, 2018 trip – Rose Parade Bus Trip - $595 pp/double, $725 pp/single. Check only, please.
The Granddaddy of Them All - The Rose Parade. The "Parade of all Parades" will be making its way down Colorado Boulevard in grand style on New Year's Day and you'll have great seats along the parade route for up-close-viewing. It's a sensory event you won't want to miss. See the giant floral floats. Smell the aroma of the millions of roses and other flowers and hear the marching bands fill the air with robust sounds. Day One: Depart the Valley and travel to Southern California. Lunch is on your own enroute. There will be a stop at the Mission Inn in Riverside, which is fabulously decorated for the holidays. Continue to Diamond Bar and check into the Holiday Inn. An East Coast New Years Eve Dinner & Toast (at 9 p.m. - midnight on the East Coast) is included. Day Two: A boxed breakfast is included this morning. Depart early for the Tournament of Roses Parade. Reserved seats are included. Lunch is on your own at Universal City Walk followed by a visit to Hollywood. A casual dinner is included this evening. Day Three: Breakfast is included this morning at the hotel. See the floats up close and personal this morning at Victory Park. Then return home. Tour Includes: Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation, Two night’s accommodations at the Holiday Inn, Breakfast daily, dinner nightly, Reserved Grandstand seating at the Tournament of Roses Parade, Viewing of the floats after the parade, East Coast New Years Eve Dinner (toast at 9 p.m. – midnight East Coast time), Universal City Walk and Hollywood. $595 pp/double, $725 pp/single - Check only. On sale now at the Activities Office.
New! Sunday, Jan. 7 - Those British Girls – on sale Sept. 21, 2017, online and at Activities
New! Sunday, Jan. 14 - The incredible show, Artrageous on sale Sept. 26, 2017, online and at Activities
New! Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 - Ambrosia, the original band! Two shows only! 3 & 7 p.m. -
'70s hit-makers - on sale Sept. 26, 2017, online and at Activities; $35
New! Jan. 26, 2018 - Utah Dance Company presents: Hollywood: A Ballroom Dance Tribute to the Silver Screen - 7 p.m. - Renaissance Theater
Don’t miss out on the show of the year, Friday, Jan. 26, as the Utah Ballroom Dance Company returns to PebbleCreek with their award-winning showcase, Hollywood: A ballroom dance tribute to the silver screen. This one night only dancing spectacular will treat audiences to breath-taking lifts, hundreds of beautiful costumes, enchanting theatrical story lines and a variety of ballroom dances that will captivate your heart. Hollywood features dances like the elegant American Foxtrot to Gene Kelly’s, Singing in the Rain, the intense Spanish Paso Doble to the music from The Legend of Zorro, the exotic Cuban Mambo from Dirty Dancing and so much more. This 90 minute on-stage production has both majestic and scintillating choreography performed by some of the top ballroom dancers in the world. The Utah Ballroom Dance Company is the United States National Formation Champions in both Latin American and Standard ballroom dancing. They have toured throughout the United States, Europe, Canada, and Latin America receiving numerous accolades for their performances. The company maintains a touring program that typically reaches more than 75 cities across the United States and internationally. With more than 100 performances each year, this professional-level ensemble delights, entertains, and uplifts thousands worldwide. Hollywood will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, in the beautiful, Renaissance Theater. Tickets on sale online or at the Activities Office, 9 a.m. Oct. 30. $25 For more information on the Utah Ballroom Dance Company, visit www.utahbdc.com.
New! Feb. 14, 2018 – Valentine’s Day Dance featuring Rhythm Edition Band!
Love is in the air … grab your favorite dance partner, neighbors and friends and be ready to celebrate all things love this Valentine’s day. Our menu is still being planned, so stay tuned for details. After dinner get ready to dance the night away to the sounds of the incredible, Rhythm Edition Band. Since 1990, this ultimate dance and party band has been entertaining Arizonans. Band leader Dennis Fike and his team of professional musicians provide a wide range of musical styles and know how to make you boogie all night. Tickets go on sale Jan. 3 at 9 a.m. in the Activities Office. Pricing TBA.
New! Feb. 16, 2018 - Kinky Boots bus trip to the Orpheum Theatre
Join us for this special Friday evening when we board a deluxe motor coach bound for the beautiful Orpheum Theatre in downtown Phoenix to see the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical, Kinky Boots for an 8 p.m. show. We have been able to secure seats in the lower orchestra, center seating. Don’t be fooled by the title – there’s no foul language in Kinky Boots, this inspirational show is about the importance of kindness, understanding, and friendship. Running time is 2 hours 20 minutes; this includes a 15 minute break at intermission. Tickets go on sale Oct. 25 at 9 a.m. in the Activities Office, cash or check only please; $85. 4 ticket limit per person. Bus will depart PebbleCreek at 6 p.m. from the front of the Armed Forces Plaza.
New! Monday, March 19, 2018 – Hockey Bus Trip to Arizona Coyotes vs. Calgary Flames
Calling all Hockey fans! Join us for a Monday evening on the ice when we board a deluxe motor coach and head over to Gila River Arena in Glendale to watch the Arizona Coyotes take on the Calgary Flames. Seating will be in the lower level and our group is going to have the opportunity for four lucky participants to sit in the penalty box during warm-up. Winners will be selected at random. If our group exceeds 50 participants, the Coyotes will invite us all to sit on the players bench after the game and take a group photo! Tickets go on sale Jan. 11 at 9 a.m. in the Activities office; $65.
2018 Artist Series
Jan. 6, 2018 - Karen Grainer, Impressionist
Jan. 20, 2018 - The Tom & Shondra Show - A Musical Extravaganza!
Feb. 3, 2018 - Doo-Wah Riders
Feb. 17, 2018 - Dan Nainan “World’s Cleanest Comedian”
March 3, 2018 - Keyboard & Komedy, starring Deborah Offenhauser, concert pops pianist with musical trio
March 17, 2018 - New Odyssey – Back by Popular Demand! 3 Guys – 30 Instruments
Current subscription holders can renew for the 2018 series through April 30, 2017. New subscribers can submit applications at any time, however, those applications will only be considered after current subscribers are renewed. The series is $115 per person and show times are either 4 or 7 p.m. 2018 Series Tickets will be available for pick-up in October 2017.
Tickets that are available online may be purchased at: tickets.pebblecreekhoa.org
All concerts/comedy shows are priced at $25, unless otherwise noted.
For more information contact the Activities Office at 623-535-9854
Source: Traci Baker, Director of Community Activities