Hey suburban Phoenix residents, are you looking for a way to enjoy the cooler fall air and celebrate some seasonal events? Between the cities of Gilbert, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, and Glendale, there’s plenty of festivities to occupy your time.
We’ve put together a list of a few can’t-miss events going on in the suburban Phoenix area, so read on to learn a little more!
Gilbert “Off the Street” Art and Music Festival
The Gilbert “Off the Street” festival will kick off in the Heritage District of Downtown Gilbert on November 2nd. The event will feature tons of fun activities for all ages, including live music, street performers, food trucks, and art booths. Plus, there will be an competitive chalk art competition for artists 16 years and older.
Enjoy local food and drinks, lively musical performances, and a variety of art displays at the vibrant and colorful Off the Street festival in Gilbert!
8th Annual Balloon Spooktacular
Calling all Scottsdale residents: make sure you check out the annual Halloween Balloon Spooktacular next weekend, October 26th-27th. The event will feature over 20 different hot air balloons. Plus, organizers and volunteers will be passing out nearly 4,000 pounds of candy to trick-or-treaters.
There will also be live music, balloon rides, food and drinks, a haunted house, and tons of other fun activities. Bring out family, friends, and neighbors to enjoy this unique community event.
48th Annual Cooks’ Tour
If you’re looking to attend an event that supports a good cause, the Paradise Valley Cooks’ Tour is a great option. The theme of the event this year is “Hands Across the City — Arms Around the World.” Proceeds for the event go towards several different causes, including MentorKids USA, The Medical Benevolence Foundation, and Ministry of Hope.
Attendees can enjoy activities like a chef-prepared luncheon, home tours, silent auctions, and a holiday shop. If you’re interested in attending, tickets are available here.
3rd Annual Spooktacular Event
Celebrate Halloween with a trip the the Glendale zoo for the annual Spooktacular Event! Kids who come to the zoo in their costumes will receive free admission and candy. Enjoy the cool fall weather, and learn more about the over 6,000 animals that are housed in the zoo. Tickets allow visitors access to the safari park, zoo, and aquarium.
For more information or to check out the exhibits ahead of time, visit the Wildlife World website here.
Enjoy Fall in the Phoenix Suburbs and Find Your New Home
There are tons of great ways to get out and enjoy community events in Gilbert, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, and Glendale. Don’t miss out on all of the festivities that the area has to offer!