Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for June 3-5

Jun 3, 2022, 4:25 AM

Getty Images Christian Petersen and Rich Fury, Facebook Photo/Salt River Tubing)...

Getty Images Christian Petersen and Rich Fury, Facebook Photo/Salt River Tubing)

PHOENIX — Phoenix Mercury home games, Andy Grammer in Mesa and Salt River Tubing are just a few things to do in the Valley this weekend.

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


  • Phoenix Farmers Market
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Venue: Phoenix Bioscience Core (435 N. 5th St.)
  • Something Rotten!
    • 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.)


  • Immersive Klimt
    • Days: Varies
    • Time: Varies
    • Venue: Lighthouse Artspace (4301 N. Scottsdale Rd.)


  • Salt River Tubing
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Salt River Tubing (9200 N. Bush Hwy.)
  • Andy Grammer
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 8 p.m.
    • Venue: Mesa Arts Center (1 E. Main St.)
  • Amos Lee
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 7 p.m.
    • Venue: Mesa Arts Center (1 E. Main St.)


  • Arijit Singh
    • Day: Sunday
    • Time: 6 p.m.
    • Venue: Gila River Arena (9400 W. Maryland Ave.)


  • Rainbow Bubble Bash
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Tempe Marketplace (2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy.)



  • Senior Prom
    • Day: Friday
    • Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Venue: Chandler Community Center (125 E. Commonwealth Ave.)

For more local events and entertainment news listen to KTAR News 92.3 FM weekdays at 5:45 a.m., 6:45 a.m. and 7:45 a.m.  

We want to hear from you.

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

Arizona News

Aerial view of Riggs Road and State Route 347 interchange. (Arizona Department of Transportation Ph...

New bridge considered for SR 347 at Riggs Road in south Chandler

Transportation officials are looking for ways to improve traffic flow and safety on State Route 347 between metro Phoenix and Maricopa.

23 hours ago

Gavel (Pexels Photo)...

Associated Press

Ex-teacher sentenced to prison for making death threat against Arizona legislator

A former Tucson middle school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to 2 ½ years in prison after pleading guilty to making a death threat against Arizona state Sen. Wendy Rogers.

23 hours ago

(Pixabay Photo)...

Human traffickers sentenced for holding migrants captive in Arizona

Two human traffickers have been sentenced for their roles in holding migrants captive in Arizona, authorities said Tuesday.

23 hours ago

Butterfly Wonderland (Arizona Boardwalk)...

Brandon Gray

Butterfly Wonderland to celebrate anniversary with events, giveaways

Scottsdale attraction Butterfly Wonderland is celebrating a milestone this weekend. 

23 hours ago

Suitcase filled with money. An Arizona Lottery player from Tucson hit a $356,000 jackpot in the Fan...

Arizona Lottery player hits $356,000 jackpot in Fantasy 5 game

An Arizona Lottery player hit a $356,000 jackpot by matching all five numbers in Monday night's Fantasy 5 drawing.

23 hours ago

Interim Phoenix Police Chief Michael Sullivan is shown being interviewed by KTAR on Radio Row befor...

Kevin Stone

Interim Phoenix chief explains why community collaboration is a key to policing

Interim Phoenix Chief Michael Sullivan explained why community collaboration is a guiding principle of the department's new Crime Reduction Plan.

23 hours ago

Sponsored Articles


OCD & Anxiety Treatment Center

5 mental health myths you didn’t know were made up

Helping individuals understand mental health diagnoses like obsessive compulsive spectrum disorder or generalized anxiety disorder isn’t always an easy undertaking. After all, our society tends to spread misconceptions about mental health like wildfire. This is why being mindful about how we talk about mental health is so important. We can either perpetuate misinformation about already […]



Why drug-free weight loss still matters

Wanting to lose weight is a common goal for many people as they progress throughout life, but choosing between a holistic approach or to take medicine can be a tough decision.

(Photo by Michael Matthey/picture alliance via Getty Images)...

Cox Communications

Valley Boys & Girls Club uses esports to help kids make healthy choices

KTAR’s Community Spotlight focuses on the Boys & Girls Club of the Valley and the work to incorporate esports into children's lives.

Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around the Valley for June 3-5