SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

July 18, 2012 11:00 ET

Exciting Concert Line-Up and Outdoor Activities in Phoenix Draw Arizona Travelers

Desert Metropolis Offers Fun-Filled Year-Round Opportunities for Family Adventure

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - Jul 18, 2012) - An impressive summer and fall concert line-up is teaming up with the long litany of outdoor activities in Phoenix drawing travelers in and around the desert metropolis for recreational opportunities second to none.

From July's American Idols Live! Tour at Arena to trail rides and picnicking in Estrella Mountain Regional Park, hot air balloon desert rides and Grand Canyon adventures, the things to do in Phoenix are unending. By combining local attractions with a grand variety of discounts and hotel packages, Phoenix area travelers can set the stage for a remarkable getaway that will create lasting memories. Lodging travelers just minutes from popular outdoor activities and attractions, the stylish Courtyard by Marriott Phoenix West/Avondale hotel is less than 10 minutes from Arena, so creating a fun-filled retreat that includes concert entertainment by night and outdoor excitement by day can easily be fashioned to meet the desires of everyone in the family.

Always booking exciting entertainment, Arena has a powerful concert lineup well into November and is also home to the Phoenix Coyotes National Hockey League team. The arena's summer and fall concert schedule includes:

  • July 27 - American Idols Live! Tour
  • September 25 - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • September 29 - Justin Bieber in the opening concert for his "Believe" Tour
  • October 21 - Carrie Underwood, "The Blown Away Tour"
  • November 2 - Eric Church, "The Blood, Sweat & Beers Tour"

An inviting and comfortable choice among hotels in the Phoenix area, the award-winning Courtyard by Marriott makes it easy to enjoy arena events while basking in hotel amenities that make any trip a relaxing reprieve from everyday stress. Other nearby attractions include the Phoenix International Raceway, Westside Soccer Complex, American Sports Center, Ashley Furniture Home Store Pavilion and the diverse offerings of the city's downtown.

Complimentary high-speed Internet access, a 24-hour Market filled with "grab and go" items and a well-equipped 24-hour business center are featured at the hotel, along with spacious guest rooms and hotel suites designed to be functional but furnished for comfort. In addition, the Avondale hotel's Courtyard Café provides warm and hearty breakfast options every morning and the Cozy Lounge is ideal for evening relaxation, serving cocktails, appetizers and sandwiches.

About the Courtyard Phoenix West/Avondale
The Courtyard Phoenix West/Avondale hotel is uniquely situated to allow guests prime access to fine shopping, dining and entertainment destinations. Honored as a Silver Award winner by the Courtyard brand the hotel ranks among the top 20 percent of Courtyard by Marriott properties; and welcomes guests with outstanding service, impeccable accommodations and comfortable amenities. Located just off of I-10, the hotel features a large, heated outdoor pool; spacious patio, and a fitness room featuring state-of-the-art equipment so travelers can maintain their exercise routine while traveling.

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    Katie Marron
    Courtyard Phoenix West/Avondale
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