Take one look at Downtown Scottsdale and it?s easy to see what makes it so original. Comprised of a unique collection of shops, restaurants, galleries and nightclubs, the area is rich with history and filled with the spirit of both the new and old west. Constantly evolving, the area is perfect for those who love to shop for nontraditional gifts, and those who desire an authentic taste of Arizona?s history and culture. All in all, you?ll find an experience in Downtown Scottsdale that is entirely original and distinctly different. 5th Avenue Shops & Boutiques The 5th Avenue arts district from Scottsdale Road to Goldwater Boulevard combines the ambience of old Scottsdale with some of Arizona?s best restaurants, unique shops, salons, contemporary art and Native American galleries, upscale jewelers and nightlife. Over 35 eating establishments and 80 specialty shops are within a five minute walk of our famous Bob Parks? Horse Fountain, one of Arizona?s most photographed spots. Visit 5th Avenue for a daytime shopping and dining experience, an afternoon being pampered in our salons, or an exciting evening at the nightspots along our storybook street. Main Street Arts & Antiques District Downtown Scottsdale?s Main Street is home to one of the largest concentrations of galleries of any street in the country. Dining alternatives are varied here, ranging from the exotic to the traditional. Main Street?s eclectic collection of businesses range from art, jewelry and books, to historic antiques from the West and around the world. All exude the warmth and friendliness reminiscent of Main Streets across the United States. Marshall Way Arts District The vibrant contemporary art scene on Marshall Way between Indian School and 5th Avenue features fine art and craft galleries, along with world renowned jewelry stores and spas. Marshall Way is noted for its exceptional service not only for art collectors, but for those looking for that perfect addition to the home or wardrobe. Set in a beautiful neighborhood-like setting, Marshall Way is home to the country?s original ?Art Walk? each Thursday evening. Old Town Scottsdale Want to experience a taste of the Old West? A stroll through Old Town takes you back to the original Scottsdale, the heart of the ?West?s Most Western Town? that began more than 100 years ago. Amidst designated historic buildings you will find the perfect treasures from Western wear, books, galleries, home decor, Southwest jewelry, restaurants and plenty of nightlife options.