Talking Stick Resort is the new name-in-title sponsor of the popular venue formerly known as the Ak-Chin Pavilion. The iconic 20,000-seat outdoor venue serves as a pillar of entertainment for fans in the community and is now known as the Talking Stick Resort Amphitheatre. Talking Stick Resort has been a leading entertainment and hospitality destination in Scottsdale for over a decade, and this announcement marks its expansion to Phoenix.

“Talking Stick Resort prides itself on partnering with organizations with goals that align with our own,”
said Ramon Martinez, director of public relations for Talking Stick Resort. “Live Nation is just that type of partner. Like us, they are committed and passionate about providing guests with unparalleled entertainment. We are proud to have the Talking Stick Resort name associated with a legendary venue where people go to have unforgettable experiences.”

In addition to re-naming the facility to Talking Stick Resort Amphitheatre, there will also be a VIP area known as Casino Arizona Lounge within the facility.

The Official Casino and Resort Partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks and Casino Arizona, an enterprise owned and operated by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC), announced a new partnership naming the popular casino and its sister property, Talking Stick Resort, as the ​​Official Casino and Resort Partner for the Arizona Diamondbacks.


Sponsorships & Partners

19th Annual Pat's Run

Gateway Celebrity Fight Night

Salt River Fields at Talking Stick


WM Phoenix Open

GCU Athletics

Vrbo Fiesta Bowl

Guaranteed Rate Bowl

Scottsdale Polo Championships