ARIZONA NEWS

Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for March 25-27

Mar 25, 2022, 4:35 AM
(Steph Chambers/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/Tempe Festival of the Arts, Facebook Photo/Cave Creek ...
(Steph Chambers/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/Tempe Festival of the Arts, Facebook Photo/Cave Creek Rodeo Days)
(Steph Chambers/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/Tempe Festival of the Arts, Facebook Photo/Cave Creek Rodeo Days)

PHOENIX — Spring training games, Tempe Festival of the Arts, and the Cave Creek Rodeo are among the things to do in the Valley this weekend.

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


Phoenix

  • Ricardo Arjona
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 8 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.)
  • Marvel & DC Comics Art Con
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday
    • Venue: Phoenix Convention Center (33 S. 3rd St.)
  • Nina Simone: Four Women
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Herberger Theatre Center (222 E. Monroe St.)
  • Arab American Festival
    • Day: Saturday and Sunday
    • Time: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Venue: Steele Indian School Park (300 E. Indian School Rd.)
  • The Color Purple
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 8 p.m. on Friday, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, 3 p.m. and 7:30 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.)
  • Pass Over
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Herberger Theatre Center (222 E. Monroe St.)

Scottsdale

  • Exclusively Little Expo
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Venue: McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park (7301 E. Indian Bend Rd.)

Mesa

  • AZ Quilters Guild 2022
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday
    • Venue: Mesa Convention Center (263 N. Center St.)
  • Vimshathi Vaibhava
    • Day: Saturday and Sunday
    • Time: 5 p.m. on Saturday, 3 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Mesa Arts Center (1 E. Main St.)
  • Cry of the Celts
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 3 p.m.
    • Venue: Mesa Arts Center (1 E. Main St.)

Tempe

  • Tempe Festival of the Arts
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Downtown Tempe (on Mill Avenue between 3rd St. and University Parkway, 5th Street between Myrtle and Ash Avenue)

Glendale

  • LiVE! @ Murphy Park
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 7 p.m.
    • Venue: Glendale City Hall (5850 W. Glendale Ave.)
  • Mercyme
    • Day: Friday
    • Time: 7 p.m.
    • Venue: Gila River Arena (9400 W. Maryland Ave.)

Apache Junction

Carefree

Cave Creek

  • Cave Creek Rodeo
    • Days: Each day
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. on Sunday
    • Venue: Cave Creek Memorial Arena (37201 N. 28th St.)

Chandler

  • Ledisi Sings Nina
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 7:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Chandler Center for the Arts (250 N. Arizona Ave.)

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

  • Gilbert Global Village Festival
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday
    • Venue: Downtown Heritage District (just south of the Western Powerline Trail between Gilbert Road and Ash Street)

Goodyear

  • DJ in the Park
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Venue: Goodyear Recreation Campus (420 Estrella Pkwy.)

Gold Canyon

Peoria

Sun City

  • The Backstage Crew
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 6 p.m.
    • Venue: Sun Bowl Amphitheatre (10220 N. 107th Ave.)

Surprise

Lifetime Windows & Doors

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Pass it along to the KTAR News team here.

Arizona News

(Pixabay Photo)...
KTAR.com

Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Phoenix

Phoenix police are investigating an officer-involved shooting after an incident happened Saturday evening, authorities said.
23 hours ago
Arizona Secretary of State Latie Hobbs, left, the Democratic nominee for governor, and Kris Mayes, ...
Associated Press

GOP quiet as Arizona Democrats condemn abortion ruling

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Democrats vowed Saturday to fight for women’s rights after a court reinstated a law first enacted during the Civil War that bans abortion in nearly all circumstances, looking to capitalize on an issue they hope will have a major impact on the midterm elections. Republican candidates were silent a day after […]
23 hours ago
(Pexels Photo)...
KTAR.com

Gilbert Oktoberfest set for Oct. 15 at Gilbert Regional Park

An oompah band will welcome visitors to Gilbert Regional Park for this year's Gilbert Oktoberfest on Saturday, Oct. 15.
23 hours ago
Pamphlets are seen on the counter at the Planned Parenthood Central Phoenix Health Center in Phoeni...
KTAR.com

Planned Parenthood launches $1.5M electoral campaign in Arizona

Planned Parenthood Votes launched a $1.5 million statewide electoral program in Arizona for the upcoming midterms.
23 hours ago
(Arizona Department of Transportation)...
KTAR.com

Sunset Point Rest Area north of Phoenix on I-17 to close for renovations

The next phase of the Sunset Point Rest Area renovation starts Wednesday, when the facility will be closed to most vehicles until next year.
23 hours ago
(Pipistrel Aircraft Photo)...
KTAR.com

Mesa Airlines invests in planes for pilot development program

Mesa Airlines announced Thursday an investment of 29 planes for its pilot development program aimed at shrinking the shortage gap.
23 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

...
SCHWARTZ LASER EYE CENTER

Key dates for Arizona sports fans to look forward to this fall

Fall brings new beginnings in different ways for Arizona’s professional sports teams like the Cardinals and Coyotes.
...
Sanderson Ford

Don’t let rising fuel prices stop you from traveling Arizona this summer

There's no better time to get out on the open road and see what the beautiful state of Arizona has to offer. But if the cost of gas is putting a cloud over your summer vacation plans, let Sanderson Ford help with their wide-range selection of electric vehicles.
(Courtesy Condor)...
Condor Airlines

Condor Airlines shows passion for destinations from Sky Harbor with new-look aircraft

Condor Airlines brings passion to each flight and connects people to their dream destinations throughout the world.
Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for March 25-27