Seminars: Sunday, April 25th, 2021

Location: Mainplace Courtyard

1st Annual Arizona Tiki Oasis Hangover Brunch

El Vez (aka the Mexican Elvis) will wake you up with his songs and eccentric life stories. There will be prizes and a delicious brunch created by Hotel Valley Ho. Cocktails curated by Michael Carbajal of Undertow. Pajama’s are optional.
Brunch includes:
~ Two tokens to use towards Bloody Mary, Virgin Mary or Eye Opener Mocktail!*
~ Scrambled Eggs with Chives, Cheddar Cheese and Salsa on the Side
~ Pecanwood Bacon and/or Vegan Sausage
~ Chef’s Selection of Potatoes
~ Seasonal Fresh Fruit Platter
~ Pastry Chef’s Selection of Baked Goods, Breads, and Bagels with Whipped Cream Cheese, Fruit Preserves, Nutella, and Butter
~ Build Your Own Parfait Bar
~ Selection of Fresh Juices, Freshly Brewed Coffee, Gourmet Tea
Gluten-free options available upon request in advance.
* Bar with drink specials will be available.
Gratuity Included. Non-Refundable. Entertainment subject to change.


Location: Tropicana
All Ages

Ukulele Strum

Learn to play the ukulele in one day. Join Steve Conrad and Dana Stephenson for a strum  session where you will learn basic chords and how to play 4-5 songs. No experience necessary, beginners welcome. Bring a ukulele and play along.

Kehau Kuhi Leitz and Steve Conrad have been teaching ukulele classes around Arizona for several years together. They are also in the band the Ukebilly Gypsies and perform locally. | website

10am – 11:30am
Location: Hotel Valley Ho
All Ages

Hotel Valley Ho Magical History Tour w/ACE BAILEY

Designed by architect Edward Varney and Associates, Valley Ho is considered one of the best-preserved mid-century-modern hotels in the country. Enjoy a 90-minute walking tour of the buildings and grounds while exploring the hotel’s classic design elements. Did you know that Hotel Valley Ho was a true Hollywood hideaway? In its heyday, host to Bing Crosby, Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Natalie Wood and Zsa Zsa Gabor, among others!

Ace Bailey has worked in the arts and tourism fields for 20 years. Prior to establishing Ultimate Art & Cultural Tours she designed and conducted art tours both locally and throughout the Southwest, Seattle, and the Northwest coast. In 2010, Ace was appointed to the Scottsdale Tourism Development Commission. Currently she hosts the Magical Mystery Tour at the Hotel Valley Ho. | website