Signature Events

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  • Come and celebrate Native Trails, a series of free outdoor festivals that celebrate the Native American cultures of the Southwest through song and dance. Read more »
  • For nearly four decades, the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company has been recognized throughout the world for offering only the finest selection of quality collector vehicles, outstanding professional service, and an unrivaled sales success. Read more »
  • Annually sporting the largest crowds on the PGA TOUR, the Waste Management Phoenix Open (formerly the FBR Open) has gained legendary status on TOUR for being unlike any other golf tournament. Read more »
  • Long recognized as one of the top arts fairs in America, this weekend-long celebration of the visual, performing and culinary arts features 175 jury-selected artists from throughout the United States and Canada Read more »
  • This festival draws more than 40,000 visitors looking to enjoy fabulous food, fun and festivities. No matter what kind of culinary experience you crave, there’s something for everyone! Read more »
  • Welcome MLB Spring Training fans! Scottsdale is home to the San Francisco Giants, Colorado Rockies, and Arizona Diamondbacks. Read more »

Events

Scottsdale's annual calendar of events is chock-full of collector car auctions, professional sports, equestrian competitions, arts festivals and live-music performances. Check out Scottsdale’s signature events above and the coming attractions below, or use the handy search option at left to see all the exciting things that will be happening during your travel dates.

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  • Arizona United Soccer Club at Scottsdale Stadium

    Thru September 16, 2015

    Arizona United Soccer Club plays at Scottsdale Stadium beginning in April 2015. Get ready for a wonderful game day experience in the heart of downtown Scottsdale!Arizona United Soccer Club was established in…

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  • Spring Restaurant Week

    Thru May 25, 2015

    This statewide affair gives foodies the chance to explore culinary delights from hidden taco shops and steakhouses to high-end, award-winning, white-tablecloth eateries. Arizona Restaurant Week celebrates the best the state has to…

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  • Summer at the Princess

    Thru September 07, 2015

    Summers at the Princess are spectacular, with activities for the whole family.  For Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or a weekend staycation, specialty restaurants, concerts and family-friendly activities make the Fairmont…

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  • Arizona Restaurant Week

    September 18 — September 27, 2015

    This statewide affair gives foodies the chance to explore culinary delights from hidden taco shops and steakhouses to high-end, award-winning, white-tablecloth eateries. Arizona Restaurant Week celebrates the best the state has to…

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  • Arabian National Breeder Finals Horse Show

    Date To Be Determined

    The Arabian Horse Association of Arizona, the most established and successful breed organization in the area, would now like to announce the return of the National Arabian Breeder Finals this fall.  This…

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  • Arizona Fall Championship

    October 06 — October 11, 2015

    The Arizona Quarter Horse Association is proud to announce the return of the Arizona Fall Championship Show. Riders from across the country will come to compete at Scottsdale’s WestWorld facility for the…

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  • Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses & Horsepower

    Date To Be Determined

    Last November, the Scottsdale Polo Championships drew the biggest crowd in the country with some 12,442 fans enjoying the four-match showdown. This year, the show gets bigger and better with an expanded…

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  • Food Truck Caravan

    Ongoing

    Join us every Saturday night for street food, live music and community fun!Find up to 15 of the valley’s finest gourmet food trucks serving delicious foods from around the world in one…

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  • Scottsdale’s ArtWalk

    Ongoing

    “America’s Original ArtWalk”The 40-year tradition of Scottsdale ArtWalk takes place every Thursday evening from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. in galleries along Main Street and Marshall Way in downtown Scottsdale. Once a…

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  • Native American Dancing

    Ongoing

    Celebrate Native American culture with weekly performances of dancers from around Arizona sharing the traditions of their tribes.  The performance includes hoop dancing, known as the “dance of life.”Performances take place at the Fountain Court at the…

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