Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) December 12, 2009
Enjoy traditional celebrations where holiday fun comes to life with “Home for the Holidays" from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19 at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Arizona’s largest resort. The festivities at this luxury hotel in Phoenix include photos with Santa and SpongeBob SquarePants, a luminary walk with the Dickens Carolers, s'mores in the resort's botanical garden, a Lazy River duck race, and children's holiday movies. Don't miss the Phoenix resort's renowned gingerbread village, a dazzling masterpiece of glistening gumdrops and sugary icing created by the resort's National Pastry Team champions with the theme, "Christmas Around the World."
The merriment continues with complimentary gift wrapping by elves at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Phoenix Resort, writing Christmas wish letters to Santa Claus and mailing them to the North Pole at the resort's Dear Santa desk, and enjoying holiday crafts featuring cookie decorating, holiday cards and ornaments with the Nickelodeon team. Relax with at the on-site Revive Spa in Phoenix with a chair massage, test your skills in the putting contest at the Wildfire Golf Club, or arouse the taste buds at culinary action stations offering holiday food tastings from the resort's multi-themed restaurants.
The Dec. 19 holiday events at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa are free and open to the public.
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, Arizona, is also serving as a donation site for "Packages from Home" which provides care packages to deployed military personnel stationed in active duty around the world. Everyone is encouraged to bring non-perishable food, hygiene items or AT&T calling cards for donating to the Phoenix resort's care packages for the military. A complete list of donation items is available at http://www.packagesfromhome.org.
Arizona's largest luxury resort and hotel, located in North Phoenix, is the ideal getaway to enjoy the holidays and family togetherness with fabulous dining at themed restaurants, merriment drinks, holiday spa treatments, and golf with wonderful new greens in the beautiful setting of the Sonoran desert and majestic McDowell Mountains. Come home for the holidays for enjoying the season at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa.
For more information or reservations for celebrating the season at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, call 480-293-5000 or visit the Phoenix luxury hotel’s website at: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phxdr-jw-marriott-desert-ridge-resort-and-spa-phoenix/.
About JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa:
The largest of luxury resorts in Phoenix, Arizona, the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa features 950 guestrooms (including 81 suites), 240,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, 10 dining experiences, Marriott's first Revive Spa -- a 28,000-square-foot facility -- eight tennis courts and four acres of elaborately landscaped pools including the Lazy River with serpentine slide, two championship golf courses and Wildfire Golf Club. JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa is located where Phoenix meets Scottsdale, just 20 minutes north of Sky Harbor International Airport, with easy access to the Loop 101 freeway. For more information about JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa located at 5350 E. Marriott Drive in Phoenix, call 480-293-5000, toll free at 800-835-6206 or visit the Phoenix luxury hotel’s websitea at: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phxdr-jw-marriott-desert-ridge-resort-and-spa-phoenix/.
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