Experience fun events year-round in the beautiful capital of Arizona

Looking for fun events year-round in the beautiful capital of Arizona? Well, look no further. The truth is, there’s always something incredible happening in Phoenix! Here are some favorites to check out!


Barrett-Jackson Car Auction

In January, car enthusiasts flock to the Barrett-Jackson Car auction. For over 50 years, people from around the globe have visited this collector car auction to view and bid on unique, high-end automobiles. It has rightly been named America’s Number One Attraction for Car Lovers in 2019 by USA Today. The auctions are also covered on television if you can’t make it in person.


Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show

In February, horse lovers can visit the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show. It is the world’s largest Arabian horse show, held annually since 1955. Presently over 2200 horses and over 1300 owners are in attendance, and represents the first leg in the Arabian Triple Crown. Additionally, the show is a fundraiser for the Arabian Horse Association of Arizona.


Waste Management Phoenix Open

Also happening in February is the Waste Management Phoenix Open. The WM Phoenix Open is the best-attended golf tournament on the globe topping more than 700,000 in attendance., In 2021 alone, the event raised more than $3.8 million for charity and won the PGA TOUR’s “Best Title Sponsor Integration Award” for zero waste!  


Super Bowl LVII

Who’s ready for some football? Super Bowl LVII will be played at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, on Sunday, February 12, 2023. Tickets go on sale soon. So take advantage of this opportunity and the scores of fun events surrounding it! 


Major League Baseball Spring Training Cactus League

Every February and March, Phoenix hosts the MLB Spring Training Cactus League for a series of practices and exhibition games before the start of the regular season. Spring training allows all new players to try out for spots while giving established players practice time. Additionally, there is the opportunity for fans to have player access and visit ballparks to make a unique baseball experience. 


Arizona Restaurant Week

In May, this week-long statewide event gives all food lovers a chance to try something new with easy access to a wealth of dining opportunities. A long list of cuisines are represented, from comfort foods to high-end five-star dining. So be prepared to have your taste buds dazzled!   


NASCAR 2023 Events

Catch the racing excitement in March at the Phoenix Raceway. Starting with the ARCA Menards Series’ General Tire 150 and continuing with the return of the NASCAR Xfinity Series’ United Rentals 200, root for your favorite driver! See new and seasoned drivers battle it out for the cup! While there, choose an infield experience or camping to augment your experience! 


No matter your preference, Phoenix has plenty of events to satisfy veteran enthusiasts and expose newbies to their next hobby! 

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