The Carefree Desert Gardens, 101 Easy Street, in scenic downtown Carefree, Arizona.

Admission is FREE.

For more information and media inquires:

Town of Carefree
8 Sundial Circle
P.O. Box 740
Carefree, AZ 85377

Phone: 480.488.3686
Fax: 480.488.3845

Email: info [at] christmasincarefree.com

Town website: VisitCarefree.com

Visitor parking for Christmas in Carefree is permitted in and around the downtown area unless otherwise noted. This includes near the Carefree Gardens along Easy Street, Tom Darlington Rd. and Cave Creek Rd.

There is NO FEE to park in the Town of Carefree. We kindly ask guests to avoid the south side of the Post Office building at 101 Easy Street (except for Sundays) as this parking is for post office patrons only. Accessible Parking is designated and available all around Carefree and the Desert Gardens, with the most convenient accessible drop-off is along Easy street in front of the Sundial, at the east end of the garden.

We look forward to your visit!

From 101 Freeway

• Take the Scottsdale Road Exit

• Travel north on Scottsdale Rd. for 12 miles

• Carefree is just 16 minutes north of the 101

Coming from I-17

• Take Carefree Highway East to Tom Darlington Rd.

• Turn North (left) on Tom Darlington Rd

• Turn Right on Lucky Ln or Ho Rd.

From East Valley

• Take 101 Freeway North to Scottsdale Rd.

• Travel north on Scottsdale Rd. for 12 miles

• Carefree is only 16 minutes north of the 101

Photo by Herbert Hitchon