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Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around metro Phoenix for March 3-5

Mar 3, 2023, 4:15 AM | Updated: 6:45 am

(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/M3F Fest)...

(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/M3F Fest)

(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images, Facebook Photo/M3F Fest)

PHOENIX — The always-entertaining Harlem Globetrotters and a music festival are just a couple of the special happenings that should bring plenty of people out of their homes.

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


Phoenix

  • M3F Music Festival
    • Day: Friday and Saturday
    • Time: 1:30 p.m.
    • Venue: Margaret T. Hance Park (1202 N. Third St.)
  • The Sound of Music
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: Varies
    • Venue: Arizona Opera (1636 N. Central Ave.)
  • Melrose Street Fair
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Venue: The Melrose Curve (Along Seventh Avenue, from Indian School Road to Campbell Avenue)
  • PhxArt AfterHours
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Venue: Phoenix Art Museum (1625 N. Central Ave.)
  • Cactus Clubhouse
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Venue: Desert Botanical Garden (1201 N. Galvin Pkwy.)

Tempe

  • Stadium Golf Tour
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Venue: ASU Sun Devil Stadium (500 E. Veterans Way)

Mesa

  • I Love Science Day
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 10 a.m. to noon
    • Venue: Arizona Museum of Natural History (53 N. Macdonald)

Glendale 

  • Marc Anthony
    • Day: Saturday
    • Time: 8 p.m.
    • Venue: Desert Diamond Arena

Scottsdale

  • Immersive Monet
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: Varies
    • Venue: Lighthouse Artspace (4301 N. Scottsdale Rd.)
  • Sacred Spaces Exhibition
    • Day: Each day
    • Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Venue: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin (12621 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd.)

Chandler

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Weekend guide: Here are the biggest events around metro Phoenix for March 3-5