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Welcome to XO from Arizona,

 

We invite you to discover the best in Arizona. We are dedicated to supporting exceptional local businesses and celebrating the unique towns & cities that make our state extraordinary. Our thoughtfully curated platform empowers small businesses and communities to thrive both locally and online. 

 

Meet the talented Makers & Merchants we love and visit them throughout Arizona, or pop in for a workshop or class. You can also shop them effortlessly through our online marketplace.

 

Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, we warmly welcome you and invite you to explore the best in Arizona, from local businesses and restaurants to galleries, museums, hotels, destinations and more. 

 

After all, here’s so much to love in Arizona!

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PRESCOTT

Nestled at an elevation of 5,200′ feet amongst the largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Prescott’s perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons.

 

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WHERE TO GO
Explore the iconic destinations and charming towns of Arizona. From the Grand Canyon and Sedona’s red rocks to charming towns like Scottsdale, Prescott and Bisbee, we have carefully curated the best places to visit. Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventures or cultural experiences, you’ll find the perfect spot here.



WHAT TO DO
There’s never a dull moment in Arizona. Discover a wide range of activities, from hiking and biking trails to art festivals and historical tours. Our recommendations ensure you experience the true essence of Arizona, no matter your interests.



WHERE TO SHOP
Support local merchants and find unique treasures in Arizona’s boutiques, galleries and trading posts. From handcrafted jewelry and pottery to vintage finds and artisanal goods, our carefully curated shopping guide connects you with the best local products.

 


WHERE TO DINE
Arizona’s culinary scene is diverse and delicious. Explore chef-owned restaurants, charming cafes and farm to table experiences that offer everything from traditional Southwestern dishes to innovative cuisine. Meet the chefs and taste the flavors that make Arizona a foodie’s paradise.



WHERE TO STAY
Find the perfect place to rest your head after a day of exploring. We feature a selection of accommodations including boutique hotels, bed-and-breakfasts, historic inns, guest ranches and glamping sites. Each recommendation ensures an exceptional experience.

 


ONLINE MARKETPLACE
Shop directly from the best makers & merchants in Arizona and have everything delivered to your door. We hand-select the best local products from Arizona’s best artisans and makers. Support small businesses and discover unique goods that reflect the spirit of Arizona. 



CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
Dive in and discover our classes and workshops. Learn from local artisans, chefs and experts in various fields. Whether you’re interested in pottery, cooking, or wellness, our classes offer enriching experiences both in-person and online.

 

BRANDED MERCH
Show your love for Arizona with our exclusive branded merchandise. From apparel and accessories, to travel gear and goods, this collection celebrates the spirit of Arizona and the towns and cities throughout the Grand Canyon state. Everything is carefully crafted and designed to reflect the unique culture and beauty of our state.

 


PERSONAL INTRODUCTIONS TO MAKERS & MERCHANTS
At XO from Arizona, we believe in personal connections. We carefully curate and introduce you to the talented makers & merchants who bring their passion and creativity to our communities. Learn their stories and see why supporting local businesses is so important.



BUILDING THRIVING COMMUNITIES
Our mission is to ensure that local businesses and communities thrive. By showcasing the best of Arizona and promoting local talent, we foster a sense of pride and connection. Together, we can build a vibrant and sustainable future for our state.

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ARIZONA

 

What to Do

Where to Shop

Where to Dine

Where to Stay

Meet the Makers​

Classes & Workshops

Online Marketplace

Branded Merch

TOWNS & CITIES

 

Bisbee

Camp Verde

Carefree/Cave Creek

Casa Grande/Eloy

Chandler

Clarkdale

Cottonwood

Flagstaff

Fountain Hills

Gilbert

Glendale

Globe

Goodyear

Grand Canyon

Greer

Heber/Overgaard

Jerome

Kingman

Lake Havasu City

Lake Powell/Page 

Mesa

Payson

Phoenix*

Pine/Strawberry

Pinetop

Prescott

Queen Creek

Scottsdale 

Sedona

Show Low

Sierra Vista/Sonoita

Tempe

Tombstone

Tubac

Tucson

Wickenburg

Willcox

Williams

Winslow/Holbrook

Yuma

DESTINATIONS

 

Antelope Canyon

Arcosanti

Biosphere ll

Grand Canyon

Hoover Dam

Kartchner Caverns 

Kitt Peak Observatory 

Lake Havasu

Lake Powell

London Bridge

Lowell Observatory

Meteor Crater

Montezuma’s Castle 

Monument Valley 

National Parks

Painted Desert 

Petrified Forest 

State Parks 

Preserves 

Taliesin West

Embark on a journey to discover the best of the Grand Canyon State. XO from Arizona is dedicated to showcasing extraordinary local businesses in towns and cities throughout Arizona. Here’s a quick tour of what you’ll find on our site:

XO from Arizona is your ultimate guide to exploring, experiencing and supporting the best of Arizona. Dive into our carefully curated content and discover the incredible people, places and products that make Arizona so extraordinary. Join us in celebrating the love of local and see why there’s so much to love about Arizona!

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EVENTS

GRAND CANYON STAR PARTY

June 1 - 8

GRAND CANYON STAR PARTY

June 1 - 8

MONSOON MADNESS FESTIVAL TUCSON 

June 22

FLAGSTAFF HULLABALOO

June 1 - 2

 

PRESCOTT FRONTIER DAYS & OLDEST RODEO

July 1 - 7 

FIREWORKS AT LAKE HAVASU

July 4

YAVAPAI COUNTY FAIR

September 5 - 8

 

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ARIZONA LINKS YOU'LL love

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ARIZONA GOVERMENT & ORGANIZATIONS YOU'LL love

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Karlynn Keyes & Bryn Lawson are champions of small businesses and lovers of local. They founded XO from AZ to ensure that local businesses and communities thrive locally and online through an omni-channel strategy and platform.

 

Together, they are committed to empowering small businesses, collaborating with communities and reinvigorating local economies across the USA. Please note: XO from AZ is the first state to launch under XO from USA LLC, with all states and territories to follow...

ABOUT

Karlynn Keyes Bryn Lawson

Empowering small businesses, cities and states across the country and around the world!

Karlynn Keyes & Bryn Lawson

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