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Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for March 18-20

Mar 18, 2022, 4:25 AM
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PHOENIX —  Dua Lipa performing in Phoenix, the Mecum Auto Auction in Glendale and the return of spring training games in cities throughout the Valley are among the things to do this weekend.

Here are some of the biggest events around the metro Phoenix area.


Phoenix

  • Dua Lipa
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 7:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Footprint Center (201 E. Jefferson St.)
  • Singin’ In The Rain
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Phoenix Theatre Company (1825 N. Central Ave.)
  • Pride Run Phoenix
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Venue: Melrose District (7th and Turney avenues)
  • Greg Gutfeld
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 8 p.m.
    • Venue: Arizona Federal Theatre (400 W. Washington St.)
  • The Color Purple
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 8 p.m. on Friday, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, 3 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Phoenix Theatre Company (1825 N. Central Ave.)
  • My Son The Waiter
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 8 p.m. on Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Herberger Theatre Center (222 E. Monroe St.)

Scottsdale

  • Arizona Sage Art Market
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Venue: The Holland Center (34250 N. 60th St.)

Mesa

  • Food Truck Friday
    • Day: Friday
    • Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Venue: Bell Bank Park (1 Legacy Dr.)
  • Chicago Fest West
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Mesa Convention Center (263 N. Center St.)

Tempe

  • Tootsie
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday. 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: ASU Gammage (1200 S. Forest Ave.)
  • Niyaz
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 7:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Tempe Center for the Arts (700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy.)

Glendale

  • Mecum Auto Auction
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 8 a.m.
    • Venue: State Farm Stadium (1 Cardinals Dr.)
  • LiVE! @ Murphy Park
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 7 p.m.
    • Venue: Glendale City Hall (5850 W. Glendale Ave.)

Apache Junction

  • Fit Families Dino Day
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Flatiron Park (100 N. Apache Trail)

Buckeye

  • Bike Buckeye
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • Venue: Festival Foothills Park (26252 W. Desert Vista Blvd.)

Cave Creek

Chandler

  • Ostrich Festival
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: Varies
    • Venue: Tumbleweed Park (745 E. Germann Rd.)

Carefree

Fountain Hills

  • Ripcord
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Sunday at 2 p.m.
    • Venue: Fountain Hills Theatre (11445 N. Saguaro Blvd.)

Gilbert

Goodyear

Gold Canyon

Peoria

Queen Creek

  • Good Life Festival
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 2 p.m.
    • Venue: Schnepf Farms (24810 S. Rittenhouse Rd.)

Sun City

  • Thaddeus Rose Band
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 6 p.m.
    • Venue: Sun Bowl Amphitheatre (10220 N. 107th Ave.)

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Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for March 18-20