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Vernadero Lawn
Sunset Summer Nights
Summer 2021

As the sun sets in the desert, the nighttime energy comes alive. Mark your calendars for a themed experience all summer long. Join us on the last Friday of the month, May - August, for an evening filled with specialized menu creations and live music to complete the vibes.

Tickets are $40 per person, sold at the door the night of the event, inclusive of live music and tapas. Specialty beverages are available for purchase. No reservations are required. Seating is first come, first serve. For more information, please email: 


Friday, May 28 - Latin Night

6:30pm Doors Open

7:30pm - 10:00pm Live Music from La Dignidad


Friday, June 25 - Reggae Summer Nights 

6:30pm Doors Open

7:30pm - 10:00pm Live Music from Hourglass Cats


Friday, July 30 - Blues Brews & BBQ

6:30pm Doors Open

7:30pm - 10:00pm Live Music from Sugar Thieves


Friday, August 27 - Jazz Under The Stars

6:00pm Doors Open

7:00pm - 9:30pm Live Music from House of Stairs

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Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR Accreditation 

Under the guidance of GBAC, a Division of ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, Royal Palms Resort & Spa has been recognized for implementing stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention on property.

GBAC STAR accreditation is part of Hyatt’s Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment, which builds on Hyatt’s existing rigorous safety and cleanliness protocols and includes requiring a GBAC STAR cleanliness and training accreditation at each Hyatt hotel globally, a trained Hygiene & Wellbeing Leader or team at all hotels, and a cross-functional panel of trusted medical and industry advisors—including experts from Cleveland Clinic—to help Hyatt fine-tune safety protocols and consider various aspects of the entire hotel experience.

Royal Palms Resort and Spa Named Four-Star Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide

Royal Palms Resort and Spa exclusive Arizona Hotel on Conde Nast Traveler’s Favorite Hotels in the World: Gold List 2017