San Diego-based Legal Restaurants recently unveiled its first Arizona eatery in downtown Phoenix’s Renaissance Square. Dubbed Condesa after a chic neighborhood in Mexico City, the resto offers a globally influenced menu and a craft cocktail program centered on mezcal and tequila. 2 N. Central Ave., Phoenix
Diamonds remain a girl’s (and guy’s) best friend at Cartier at Scottsdale Fashion Square, which just unveiled a new face-lift. Just in time to shop for Valentine’s goodies, bauble lovers can peruse the newly remodeled storefront—perhaps for baubles from the bold new Clash de Cartier collection. Hint hint, fellas!
Recharge for the New Year this month at Mountain Shadows’ Desert Bloom Yoga Festival, Jan. 10 to 12. Enjoy five-star amenities like the cuisine at Hearth ’61 while choosing from aerial yoga, yin yoga, yogalates or night flow with wireless headphones followed by cocktails.Packages from $299, 5445 E. Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley, 480.624.5400
Cirque du Soleil brings its awe-inspiring acrobatics to the Valley with two shows: colorful OVO (Feb. 20 to 23, Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix) and ice spectacle AXEL (March 19 to 21, Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott Valley; April 17 to 19, Tucson Convention Center). Tickets from $44