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Embracing Your Journey Expo the leading Holistic, Wellness and Metaphysical Event in the Valley Sept. 24, 2017 @ Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Gift yourself a day of Holistic Wellness for your mind, body and spirit at The Embracing your Journey Expo from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday September 24, at the Double Tree Resort in Scottsdale. Change your life by discovering and exploring with over 60 holistic, wellness and metaphysical vendors in one room.
The Embracing your Journey Expos are produced by Purple Lotus Productions where their passion is to help, support and encourage as you “Embrace Your Journey” of discovery, healing and change.
Invigorate your spirit, soul and intellect with 8 free lectures included with your admission ticket. Topics range from; medical intuition, gong meditation, dancing for joy, law of attraction, digital homepathy, make your own natural care products and more. Vendors will offer everything from feng shui, energy audits, tower gardens, angel readings, vegan products, toe readings, vogel crystal healing, pet readings, crystals, jewelry, nutrition, affirmations and more. “Embrace your Journey” of discovery, learning, growing and healing Sunday September 24th at the Double Tree Resort in Scottsdale, enter from Jackrabbit Road watch for signs.
Don’t see what you are looking for? See the full listing on the Who’s Who http://www.purplelotusproductions.com/whos-who.html
Centrally located at the beautiful Double Tree Resort by Hilton in The Forum
5401 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale,Arizona, 85250.
This family friendly event is Sunday Sept. 24th 2017 and is open to the public 9 am to 5 pm. Kids 10 and under are free.
Admission is $5 per person and includes admittance to the vendor Expo, 8 free lectures, raffle prizes every hour and a free gift for the first 100 tickets purchased.
Buy your tickets here https://www.eventbrite.com/e/embracing-your-journey-expo-sept-24th-2017-tickets-31389607160
For more information:
Website: http://www.purplelotusproductions.com/sept-24th-2017—eyje.html
Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/purplelotusproductions?fref=ts
email: [email protected]
Phone: Erin McNamara 480.296.1928

Al Di Meola’s Elegant Gypsy 40th Anniversary Electric Tour @ Talking Stick Resort
Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm
World Business Overview @ Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Are you ready to be your own boss?  Gain time freedom? Impact the financial future of your family?  We have THE opportunity to help you reach the next level while capitalizing on the exponential growth of  the healthcare and technology industries!  Join us, Michael and Andrea Piraino, as we will be presenting the Wor(l)d Business Overview. You must RSVP and get on this exclusive list.  Registration begins at 6:30p.m. Come and find out what all the excitment is all about!

14th Annual Thurgood Marshall College Fund Brunch @ Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 9:30 am

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Sphinx Educational Fund (SEF) are proud to present the 14th Annual Thurgood Marshall College Fund Brunch to the Phoenix community. We host this event to raise funds for deserving youth and to assist college-bound Maricopa County high school juniors and seniors to achieve their goal of pursuing a college education.Our keynote speaker is Billy Dexter, a Managing Partner at Heidrick & Struggles, a global leadership advisory search firm. Please visit sphinxeducationalfund.org for more information on our event.

KOOL-a-POOLooza @ Talking Stick Resort
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Phoenix Fashion Week @Talking Stick Resort- Oct. 5-7 – 8 Fashion Shows Per Night! @ Talking Stick Resort
Oct 5 all-day
Phoenix Fashion Week 2017 @ Talking Stick Resort
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day

Phoenix Fashion Week returns to Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, October 5-7, 2017.This year’s event will include Phoenix Fashion Week’s signature Designer of the Year competition, Business of Fashion Seminars, Model of the Year competition, and the event’s popular Style Villa shopping experience.There will be high-energy fashion shows featuring designer brands ranging from locally to internationally recognized, including stylish sounds by DJ Q, glamorous after parties, and special celebrity guests.Tickets for Phoenix Fashion Week start at $60 for ‘Fashionista’ seating (general admission) and range up to $190 for ‘VIP Front Row’ seats. ALL tickets allow access to the Style Villa shopping area and (1) night of runway shows. Tickets can be purchased here: bit.ly/PHXFW2017FABAZ.

Fashionably Pink Survivor & Celebrity Runway Show @ Talking Stick Resort
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm

PHOENIX FASHION WEEK PRESENTS FASHIONABLY PINK CELEBRITY RUNWAY SHOW BENEFITING LOCAL BREAST CANCER CHARITY ‘DON’T BE A CHUMP CHECK FOR A LUMP’ Breast cancer survivors and celebrities take the runway for a night of fashionable giving at Talking Stick Resort on October 5th as the kickoff to Phoenix Fashion Week  Phoenix Fashion Week’s signature Fashionably Pink Celebrity Fashion Show, powered by Tal Barkel, sponsored by Tuft & Needle, Kendra Scott, DigitalWire360, benefiting local breast cancer non-profit Don’t Be a Chump! Check for a Lump! kicks off Thursday, October 5th. Phoenix Fashion Week organizers are thrilled to introduce an exciting new host venue for the 2017 event: The beautiful outdoor 80ft. long, poolside runway at Talking Stick Resort. “Our entire team here at Don’t Be a Chump! Check for a Lump! is thankful for this partnership with Phoenix Fashion Week and their support of breast cancer awareness by producing Fashionably Pink especially with the unfortunate closing of the Susan G. Komen office here in Phoenix,” said Holly Rose, Survivor and Founder, Don’t Be a Chump! Check for a Lump! The evening begins with a glamorous (no-host) cocktail reception at 6:00pm inside the Style Villa, featuring a dramatic red carpet entrance for photo opportunities, mingling with local tastemakers, live DJ, and refreshing spirits. The night will also include a charitable LIVE auction by famed auctioneer ‘Bobby D’ and other giving opportunities, with proceeds benefiting Don’t Be a Chump, Check for a Lump! and their Wig Out Program, providing high quality wigs for post chemotherapy and complimentary mammograms for low-income women in Arizona. “We are excited to again activate one of our strongest platforms, community. We are equally excited to partner with Digital Wire 360 to support local breast cancer charities and raise awareness and funds right here in Arizona,” said Brian Hill, Executive Director for Phoenix Fashion Week.  Set to the picture-perfect backdrop of Arizona’s desert night sky, the high energy fashion show will begin at 8:15pm, with “pink inspired” fashions from The Glam Squad. Curated designers will also be featured on the runway and worn by breast cancer survivors and recognizable local celebrities adorned in exclusive jewelry by Tal Barkel, including Channel 12’s Caribe Devine, with styling provided by TONI&GUY and Muze Beauty. SOCIAL MEDIA INFORMATION:  Guests are encouraged to use Phoenix Fashion Week’s official Twitter & Instagram handles and hash tags: @PHXFashionWeek and #fashionablypink We invite you to join us in the fight against breast cancer by supporting local breast cancer charity ‘Don’t Be A Chump, Check For A Lump’ by purchasing a ticket for our Fashionably Pink event! Date/Time: Thursday, October 5th, 2017 – Talking Stick Resor * Doors Open @ 6:00pm for PINK Shopping & Giving * Seating To Begin at 7:30pm * LIVE Auction to follow + Call To Give Donations – Autioneer ‘Bobby D’ * LIVE : DJ Q * Pink Celebrity & Survivor Fashion Show to Follow Help us raise funds & awareness for local breast cancer non-profit – “Don’t Be A Chump! Check For A Lump!  

Jim Norton @ Talking Stick Resort
Oct 6 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over Jim NortonComedian Jim Norton is a bestselling author, actor and radio personality. He can be heard daily on The Opie Radio Channel and Ozzy’s Boneyard, both on SiriusXM Radio. He has had numerous notable movie, TV and internet appearances, which include 6 standup comedy specials. For more information about Jim Norton, check out www.jimnorton.com; follow him on Twitter @jimnorton and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Jim-Norton/14285152340

The Marshall Tucker Band @ Talking Stick Resort
Oct 7 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm