Cave Creek/Carefree

Farmers markets and Southwest-style art fairs line the streets of Cave Creek and Carefree, where time seems to move just a bit more slowly. Belly up to the bar at Harold’s Cave Creek Corral to indulge in a locally brewed beer, or sink into a cozy sofa at a sidewalk café for freshly roasted coffee and an acoustic music set.

Who you’ll meet…
Cowboys, artists and friendly folk

By Brooke Stevenson. This article first appeared in the Phoenix Official Travel Guide, copyright 2015, Madden Media.