Featured Events


  • ZooLights

    November 24 — January 11, 2015

    The magical, colorful sights and sounds of The Phoenix Zoo’s holiday light spectacular will make your season sparkle! More than 3.8 million lights glow in a total of 700 sparkling displays.  Back…

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  • Heard Ornament Marketplace

    November 28 — November 30, 2014

    Decorate your home for the holidays with wonderful Native-themed ornaments hand-crafted by American Indian artists from the Heard Museum Shops during this annual event! Choose from hundreds of ornaments in a variety…

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  • Las Noches De las Luminarias

    November 28 — December 30, 2014

    The Valley’s best holiday event comes to life at the Garden with more than 8,000 hand-lit luminaria bags, thousands of white twinkle lights and the vibrant sounds of 10 musical groups performing…

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  • 5th Ave Arts Festival

    December 05 — December 07, 2014

    Scottsdale’s famed 5th Ave and Artisan Markets have teamed up to bring you 5th Ave Art Festival.  With live music, a beer and wine garden hosted by 5th and Wine, some of…

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  • Holiday Lights at Railroad Park

    December 12 — January 03, 2015

    All aboard Arizona’s most unique holiday event!  Take a train ride through the many festive holiday lights and displays, which turn the Railroad Park into a winter wonderland.  Opening night festivities will…

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  • Spirit of the Season

    December 15, 2014

    Jeffrey Hattrick and Nicole Pesce return to the Herberger stage for their annual holiday-season music concert. The concert touches on genres from jazz to classical, which will touch your soul and warm your…

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  • Holidays At The Heard

    December 26 — December 31, 2014

    Holidays at the Heard is a must-see for your family, friends and out-of-town guests, starting Friday, Dec. 26 and continuing through Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014.Visitors can enjoy fry bread as they experience…

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  • After Holiday Celebration

    December 26 — December 28, 2014

    Artisan Markets will be celebrating art, music, friends and family after the holidays with a special event. The “After Holiday Celebration” takes place Dec. 26  from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Dec. 27…

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  • 44th Annual Fiesta Bowl

    December 31, 2014

    The 44th Annual Fiesta Bowl will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium Dec. 31, 2014. New this year is the College Football Playoff system, which will determine a national champion for…

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  • 26th Annual Cactus Bowl

    January 02, 2015

    The 26th Annual Cactus Bowl will kick off on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:15 p.m. ESPN will air the game. Beginning this season, the Tempe based bowl game will match the…

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  • Native Trails

    January 08 — April 04, 2015

    Presented by the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation For over a decade, Native Trails has taken audiences on a cultural journey to the First Nations of Arizona and North America through traditional native…

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  • Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction

    January 10 — January 18, 2015

    Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Barrett-Jackson, the world’s leading collector car auctions and automotive lifestyle events, specializes in providing products and services to astute classic and collector car owners…

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  • Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auction

    January 14 — January 18, 2015

    Russo and Steele is a boutique-style, auction-in-the-round, featuring American muscle cars, European sports cars, hot rods and customs. This is an auction event enthusiasts from around the globe eagerly anticipate every year!…

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  • Gooding & Company Scottsdale Auction

    January 16 — January 17, 2015

    An ideal winter destination, Gooding & Company has brought a refined approach to the well-established and thriving marketplace of Scottsdale. Adjacent to the Fashion Square Mall and charming Old Town Scottsdale, Gooding…

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  • Arizona Fine Art Expo

    January 16 — March 28, 2015

    The Fine Art Expo unites an impressive gathering of 100 nationally celebrated and award-winning artists that passionately produce art in studios. They can be seen painting in all mediums, sketching in pen…

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