Bored? Can’t think of anything to do? Well if you lived in the Phoenix area you wouldn’t be! As the major metropolitan area in Arizona not a week goes by in the Valley of the Sun that some kind of annual festival or event doesn’t occur. From art to antiques classical music to classic cars home improvement to brewing Phoenix-area festivals and events run the gambit of interests and entertainment.
But where can you find such grand events? Our partners at Visit Phoenix can help you there. Jam packed with information on what do to for a weekend trip or staycation, Phoenix has something for everyone. Check out what’s going on and plan your visit.
An announcement vehicle of the Arizona Department of Tourism, VisitArizona.com offers its own listing of events. In addition to activities in and around the Phoenix area it also highlights festivals and events throughout the width and breadth of the state. It also breaks its list down by month.
If conventions expos grand musical concerts or similar events are more your cup of tea The Phoenix Convention Center maintains a calendar database profiling events it is hosting over the year. Thanks to a multi-million dollar expansion program in 2008 the Convention Center and its subsidiary venues offer visitors exhibitors and attendees more than 900000 square feet of floor space that can be tailored for any kind of event.
Too much from which to choose? Phoenixasap.com focuses its list on the major and more traditional festivals in the area such as the ISCA’s World of Wheels the Arizona Renaissance Festival the Safeway Classic LPGA Tournament the Scottsdale Culinary Festival and of course the Arizona State Fair to name a few.