White Arabian Colt in CorralThe Peak magazine covers local events in Scottsdale, AZ and the neighboring communities of Cave Creek, Carefree, northeast Phoenix, and Rio Verde.

Founded in the Pinnacle Peak area of north Scottsdale in 1983, The Peak focuses on events that relate to its mission of preserving and protecting the quality of life and environment in the north Scottsdale Sonoran Desert. A nonprofit publication, The Peak is supported by individuals, businesses, and organizations that sponsor advertisements or articles to publicize their events and activities.

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Viewing Information about Events and Venues

The Events & Venues category includes a “Community Events Calendar” article that lists upcoming events by month and day. Each listing includes a brief description of the event with contact information and website link (s) when appropriate. The calendar also lists popular local venues and attractions with a brief description and appropriate contact information. The Events & Venues category also includes articles about upcoming events and popular events.

As an example, in this issue of The Peak, you will find information about the following events and venues.

  • Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series
  • Cave Creek Museum
  • Desert Foothills Theater
  • MacDonald’s Ranch
  • And, much more.
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for articles and “Community Events Calendar” article.

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for article that lists upcoming events and popular local venues.


The word "News"Viewing E-Newsletters & Announcements

The Newsletter and Announcements category of the magazine includes the article “Newsletter Nook” and additional articles that are press releases and other announcements from the City of Scottsdale, magazine sponsors, and organizations that GPPA supports.

“Newsletter Nook” is a monthly list of electronic newsletters that can be read in The Peak. There is a brief description of each newsletter. By clicking on the associated link, you can review the newsletter.

A few example, in the current issue of The Peak you will find these newsletters and announcements.

  • Summit Diner Newsletter
  • City of Scottsdale Economic Development Newsletter
  • Scottsdale Parks and Recreation Newsletter
  • And, many more.
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for articles and “Newsletter Nook” article

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Viewing Information About GPPA and Friends of the Scenic Drive Events

The Peak‘s GPPA-Scenic Drive Events category includes articles about events and activities related to Scottsdale’s Scenic Drive and the Greater Pinnacle Peak Association (GPPA). You will also find articles related to our organization’s ongoing activities.

As examples, in the current issue you will find articles about:

  • GPPA’s “Save the Scenic Drive” Petition Campaign
  • Litter Cleanup Schedule for Scottsdale’s Scenic Drive
  • And more.
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How You Can Advertise

Gain valuable exposure for your upcoming event and support a good cause by investing in an advertorial or advertisement in The Peak. Advertising is affordable, simple, and fast.

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Event Websites

Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau,  Visit Website

Carefree – Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce Events Calendar, Visit Website