The very funny Ivan Pecel to Headline in Estrella January 25th

1/25/2018 12:00:00 AM

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Ivan Pecel is "Making Juggling Tolerable", and will certainly be making us laugh in Estrella on January 25th. As funny as a stand up comic and as skilled as a Chinese acrobat, there is NO comedy juggler with the same chops as Ivan working today.

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Local Fun in the West Valley

1/10/2018 12:00:00 AM

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With plenty of entertainment, shopping, and dining available in the West Valley, Estrella residents have access to a variety of fun options just beyond the community. Check out this list of local favorites for you and your family to enjoy.

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Street Eats Food Truck Night coming to Estrella!

12/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Come enjoy a night out in Estrella and indulge in delicious choices from hummus to lobster with three distinct food trucks on Thursday, January 11th. 

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2017: Another Great Year at Estrella

12/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Like a good book you never want to end, each chapter of 2017 for Estrella was chock-full of milestones and memories in our master-planned community. As this year comes to a close, we wanted to take a look back at the incredible year we’ve had.

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Family Holiday Attractions in the Valley

12/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Just a short drive from Estrella, these holiday attractions are certain not to disappoint.  Check them out this season.  

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Estrella December Events

12/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests, and non-residents alike. So come explore the wonderful Estrella community.

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Resident Spotlight: Cain & Gabriella Have Talent

11/17/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Get ready, Estrella! Cain and Gabriella Gonzalez will impress you as they warm up the crowd at the “December ‘63” concert on Friday, December 15.

 

 

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November: Estrella Events Round-up

11/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests, and non-residents alike. So come explore the wonderful Estrella community.

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December ’63 Comes to Estrella

10/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

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In the ongoing effort to continue bringing the best talent up the hill to you, Estrella Lifestyles and Tad Management are proud to announce “December ’63 (D63) is coming to Estrella Foothills High School Performing Arts Center on December 15. This successful, international-touring show features your favorite Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons classics sung by four of the most musically talented men in the region.

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Tour of Homes returns October 21-22

10/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

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The 2017 Fall Tour of Homes welcomes visitors October 21-22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., offering attendees the ability to view more than 80 properties including model homes, custom home sites, quick move-ins and resale homes. Through the years, the two-day event has been a staple and a way for all to discover what it means to “Live Life in Every Direction.”

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Gift Cards up for Grabs with #LifeInEstrella Photo Contest

10/11/2017 12:00:00 AM

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What’s the only thing better than a whole weekend of home shopping and 80+ homes to check out during our upcoming Estrella Tour of Homes event? Having the chance to win free gift cards while doing it! Enter our first-ever #LifeInEstrella photo contest!

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What’s in Your Bag: Hiking

10/10/2017 12:00:00 AM

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The world is your oyster and Estrella residents can make the most of it with access to more than 40 miles of hiking and biking trails. Before you begin enjoying the great desert scenery of the Sierra Estrella Mountains, here are a few must-have items and accessories to help make the most of your time on the trails.

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Best Places To Host A Party

10/4/2017 12:00:00 AM

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When you live in Estrella, there’s always a reason to celebrate. Whether you’re commemorating a birthday, anniversary, graduation, holiday, or just throwing a shin-dig because it’s a Saturday, below are a few of our top spots for residents to host a party in Estrella.

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October: Estrella Events Round-up

10/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests and non-residents alike. So come explore what's happening in the wonderful Estrella community in October.

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Lakeside Farmers Market Brings Local Goodness

9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

Come out to North Lake in Estrella to enjoy local fare, good company and great shopping.  The market is held the 3rd Saturday of every month from October through April from 10am-1pm.


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Lakeside Farmers Market Returns November 18

9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

Join us for the Estrella Lakeside Farmers Market, Saturday, November 18 from 10 am to 1 pm! Come out to the lake to enjoy local fare, good company and great shopping.


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Lakeside Farmers Market Returns October 21

9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

Join us for the Estrella Lakeside Farmers Market, Saturday, October 21 from 10 am to 1 pm! Come out to the lake to enjoy local fare, good company and great shopping.


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September: Estrella Events Round-up

9/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests and non-residents alike. So come explore what's happening in September.

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Ballet Under the Stars returns September 30, 2017

8/29/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Operating in its 20th consecutive year, the performance presented by Ballet Arizona treats attendees to the beauty of dance underneath the starry skies of the Estrella Lakeside Amphitheater.

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August: Estrella Events Round-up

8/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members
, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests and non-residents alike. So come explore the wonderful Estrella community.

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July: Estrella Events Round-up

7/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of events are also open to residents, their guests and non-residents alike. So come explore the wonderful Estrella community.

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June: Estrella Events Round-Up

5/25/2017 12:00:00 AM

While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are only for community members, a variety of community events are also open to residents and non-residents alike. So come explore the wonderful Estrella community.

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May: Estrella Events Round-Up

5/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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While Estrella hosts a full calendar of activities that are just for community members, a variety of community events are also open to residents and non-residents alike. So come explore May events in the wonderful Estrella community. 

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Lakeside Farmers Market April 15

4/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Join us for the final Estrella Lakeside Farmers Market of the season, Saturday, April 15 from 10 am to 1 pm! Come out to the lake to enjoy local fare, good company and great shopping.


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Goodyear Lakeside Music Festival

4/8/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Along with the West Valley Arts Council and City of Goodyear, we are proud to announce that the 4th Annual Goodyear Lakeside Music Fest will be hosted at Estella on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Designed to be a true celebration of arts and culture, the music fest will feature more than a local dozen bands performing on two stages at this free, public event. 

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April Events Calendar

4/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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The Estrella community is the place to go for fun activities in April! While we host a full calendar of activities that are just for our residents (residents please see the events calendar at lifeinestrella.com for the full list), we also offer a variety of activities every month that are open to residents and non-residents alike. So come explore our wonderful Estrella community.

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Estrella Mountain Car Club

3/21/2017 12:00:00 AM

One of the most fun groups in our community is the Estrella Mountain Car Club. Founded by residents in 2006, the club operates under the mission to inspire fellow auto enthusiasts, share knowledge, forge new friendships, and support the community. Members boast a wide-range of import and domestic vehicles from the 1930s to brand new – everything from antique cars and restored classics to hotrods and specialty cars.

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March …Into Fun at Estrella

3/7/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Our March social calendar is brimming with fun activities. While we hold a whole host of regular activities that are only for our residents (see the events calendar at lifeinestrella.com for the full list), we also offer a variety of activities every month that are open to residents and non-residents alike. So come on out and get to know Estrella and explore our wonderful community.

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Golf Club of Estrella Happy Hour

3/1/2017 12:00:00 AM

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There are few better ways to treat yourself after a work day or a round of golf than at the Player’s Grill & Patio. Offering guests a variety of delicious appetizers, entrees, beer, wine and spirits, and the best Arizona hospitality around, the Player’s Grill has quickly become a local favorite for Estrella residents and those from outside our community.

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Spring Tour of Homes

2/28/2017 12:00:00 AM

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Estrella welcomes the return of its signature bi-yearly event, the Tour of Homes.  The annual Spring Tour of Homes will be held March 18-19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Maps available at the Estrella Information Center.

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Have questions? The New Resident Orientation Has Answers

5/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Moving to a new community can be overwhelming, but our New Resident Orientation program will help you get a leg-up on the ins and outs of the community. We are committed to making this process simple and informative, and helping residents feel comfortable with their new community is our main goal.

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Your Guide to the Arts in Estrella

3/30/2016 12:00:00 AM

Opportunities to experience the arts close to home are abundant if you live in the Estrella community. Estrella has long been a supporter of the arts and promoting family-friendly cultural programs. While festivals, concerts and art shows are always on the calendars there are two unique signature events worth bragging about.

 

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The Insider’s Guide to Spring Training in Goodyear

2/25/2016 12:00:00 AM

Once a year, nearly two million baseball fans from around the country stream into the Phoenix area for the annual spring training extravaganza. The Goodyear Ballpark, training home to the Cleveland Indians and the Cincinnati Reds, offers the ideal spring-training experience for fans, with its close proximity to other Cactus League facilities in Phoenix, as well as its wealth of local restaurants, attractions and hotels.

 

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Root for the Home Team! – Year-round Professional Sports

2/19/2016 12:00:00 AM

Arizona is a sports fan’s dream! Home to a major league team in all four major sports. Each stadium or arena is just a short drive from any of the many great neighborhoods in Estrella.

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3rd Annual Goodyear Lakeside Music Festival Returns to Estrella

2/4/2016 12:00:00 AM

We’re already getting excited to host the Goodyear Lakeside Music Festival (GLM Fest) here at our lakeside amphitheater, a grand celebration of local music and culture. Organized by the West Valley Arts Council and the City of Goodyear, this free event is open to the public and will feature 13 live bands and solo artists across a wide range of genres. GLM Fest will be held on April 16th from noon – 9 p.m. and will feature a kids’ zone, food vendors including local food trucks, free parking, a beer and wine tent, and music on two stages.

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Get Social with Estrella

2/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Estrella by Newland Communities continues to find new methods to connect in meaningful ways with residents, home shoppers, homebuilders, and real estate agents. We make it a priority to engage with the public and offer multiple channels of communication to share Estrella news and community information. We would like to take the opportunity to introduce you to our social media platforms so you can pin, like, connect and tweet along with us!

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Start planning your holiday fun

11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

‘Tis the season for gingerbread lattes, holiday shopping and family gatherings.  With all the busyness this time of year, you might look up one day and realize you missed a whole bunch of fun ways to celebrate the season with your friends and loved ones simply because you forgot to put them on the calendar.

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Tips for a safe (and spooky!) Halloween

10/27/2015 12:00:00 AM

 Get those candy bowls and costumes ready – Halloween is on its way. Halloween activities like pumpkin carving and trick-or-treating are always a blast, however they can come with some not-so-festive hazards. But fear not! Builder of the Month AV Homes has assembled a list of tips to keep your spooky celebrations as safe as possible.

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The Estrella Lakeside Farmers Market: a fresh, fun way to enjoy a Saturday

10/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

Farmers markets. We all love them. Being outside. Having access to fresh, local produce. The ambiance of the farmers market is all around pleasant. Combined with Arizona’s beautiful weather, they have become a fall and winter weekend staple.

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Tour 80+ open houses at the fall Estrella Tour of Homes

9/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

Estrella will host its fall Tour of Homes, a two day community-wide open house event on October 24 and 25 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Visitors can tour approximately 80 homes† including models, quick move-in homes as well as resale homes and custom homesites. The self guided tour starts at the Information Center where maps to each open home will be provided. The Estrella Information Center is located at 10300 S. Estrella Pkwy, Goodyear, AZ 85338. The event is free and open to the public.

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Salute Our Troops 10K, 5K and family fun run 2015

9/3/2015 12:00:00 AM

The Salute Our Troops Run returns to Estrella for the third time November 7 and you know what that means: It’s time to lace up those running shoes and race for a great cause. The 10K run, 5K walk/run and family fun run will weave through Estrella’s paths and trails system offering runners fabulous views of our lakes and landscape. 

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