Holiday Events at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia

It’s never too early to start thinking about the holidays! Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia has unveiled its lineup of fun-filled holiday events for the 2022 season.

Nov. 23: Thanksgiving Eve

From 6 p.m. to midnight at Cortijo Plaza on Thanksgiving Eve, kick off the holiday season with live entertainment, all-night dancing, tasty libations and Spanish-inspired cuisine from Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia’s signature restaurant, Prado, alongside eats from Taqueria Centro. Entrance to the Thanksgiving Eve celebration is $20 per person with 50 percent of proceeds going to St. Mary’s Food Bank. For VIP reservations, call 480.627.3043 or email

Nov. 24: Thanksgiving Holiday Feast

Celebrate Thanksgiving surrounded by family and friends–without the fuss of cooking at home–at Prado. Seatings are available from noon to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 24. The four-course prix-fixe menu is complete with organic slow-roasted turkey, paired with buttermilk mashed potatoes, carrot puree and giblet herb jus, and festive desserts, like pumpkin brulee and custard pie. $115 per person, plus tax and gratuity; 5 and under are free.

Dec. 3: Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

A beloved Scottsdale tradition, the resort hosts its annual tree lighting Dec. 3 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Cortijo Plaza, festively filled with of firepits and live music. During the family-friendly event, locals get to witness the lighting of the 20-ft. Christmas tree; dig into complimentary cider, hot cocoa and holiday cookies; take part in children’s crafts and cookie-decorating; and, best of all, smile for complimentary pictures with Santa. Also, bites and drinks will be available for purchase at Prado.

Dec. 4, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18: Breakfast with Santa

How often do kiddos have the chance to have a meal with Santa? At Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia’s Breakfast with Santa, taking place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to select weekends in December, little ones and their families will dig into delicious fruits, breads and breakfast staples. They will also have the chance to take part in fun, festive activities and take a photo with Santa.

Dec. 24 and Dec. 25: Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Dinner

Crispy duck, bone-in rib eye and sticky toffee pudding? Yes, please. From 5 to 9 p.m. on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Prado dishes up a decadent four-course, prix-fixe menu in honor of the holiday. In addition to divine eats, guests will enjoy live music to fill the holly jolly atmosphere. $140 per person, plus tax and gratuity; 5 and under are free.

Dec. 25: Christmas Day Brunch

Once the presents have been opened and Santa’s work is done, it’s time to relax, revel in the season and savor Christmas Day brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Prado. The indulgent brunch buffet will be brimming with sweet and savory options, in addition to festive holiday tunes.

To learn more about holiday events and to book your Christmas and Thanksgiving meals at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia, visit

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