BEST Events In Phoenix
The Event Oracle knows ALL the fun things to do in the land of the Phoenix sun. Select your date above then scroll down for all the Arts, Entertainment, and Events in my crystal ball...
Original Breakfast House Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with SpecialsOriginal Breakfast House
13623 N. 32nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85032
Original Breakfast House is offering some new dishes in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, typically celebrated September 15 through October 15. While this period of time recognizes the influences Hispanic Americans have had upon the nation’s culture and history, Original Breakfast House is also recognizing their delicious influence when it comes to cuisine.
Wild Rising by Cracking ArtDesert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway
Desert Botanical Garden’s newest art exhibition is traveling straight from Milan to bring Wild Rising by Cracking Art—this installation is a more than 1,000 animal sculptures art exhibit in Phoenix, Arizona made from colorful and recyclable plastic.
Mighty MonarchsDesert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway
Monarch butterflies and their friends are back! Take a closer look at pollinators that care for and protect our desert environment.
Get Ready To Carve Out Some FunBiltmore Fashion Park
2502 E Camelback Rd
Pumpkin spice and everything nice! Join us in center lawn between October 10th - October 31st for some pumpkin fun! We will be featuring a pumpkin tree, stemming 12 feet tall - for guests to enjoy from a distance. Photos and pumpkin spice lattes encouraged!
A Celebration of Souls: Day of the Dead in Southern MexicoChandler Museum
300 S Chandler Village Drive
Did you love Pixar's "Coco," which highlighted the Mexican holiday, Día de los Muertos? Then you might want to check out this exhibition at Chandler Museum, which features engaging panels in English and Spanish and stunning color photographs that capture Day of the Dead celebrations in and around Oaxaca, Mexico.
MARIA HUPFIELD: Nine Years Towards the SunHeard Museum
2301 North Central Avenue
MARIA HUPFIELD: Nine Years Towards the Sun, a solo exhibition of Canadian / Anishinaabek artist Maria Hupfield will feature more than 40 works by the conceptual performance artist. The exhibition, curated by Heard Museum Fine Arts Curator Erin Joyce, will take place over several exhibition spaces and range in content from performance, sculptural installation, video, and document. The works on view will be activated through movement, sound, memory, documentation, and collaboration – the exhibition will function as a living archive which continually replenishes itself with content throughout its five-month run.
Halloween Town Pumpkin PatchParadise Valley Mall
4568 E Cactus Road
Cooler weather is on the horizon and Phoenicians are chomping at the bit to get back to some remnants of normalcy with fall festivities. The big question that remains is how to successfully welcome the bounty of the season while maintaining social distancing and health precautions in today’s new normal. That’s where Halloween Town Pumpkin Patch comes in. The team behind this annual event is going above and beyond to ensure Phoenix families will have an amazing experience this season.
Pumpkin Nights #AtThePrincessFairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 E Princess Dr
There is Magic in the Night When Pumpkins Glow By Moonlight
Carve out some fun this Fall season and join us at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess with friends and family as the resort transforms for its first annual Spooktacular event, Pumpkin Nights #AtThePrincess! With all-new featured experiences, get ready to experience Scottsdale's most anticipated fall festival.
Halloween Night DriveScarizona Scaregrounds
1901 N. Alma School Road
Pack your car full of friends and family and fully immerse into the most creative and exclusive Halloween Event in Arizona (featured on the lower-level of Scarizona)!
Downtown Dine OutMonroe Street near Cornish Pasty and Seamus McCaffrey’s
Downtowns around the country are closing streets to vehicle traffic to allow local restaurants to expand their outdoor dining capacity. Downtown Phoenix will begin offering the option Oct. 9.
As the weather cools off, head to Monroe Street near Cornish Pasty and Seamus McCaffrey’s to dine outside.
Rock N Cosmic BowlLet It Roll Bowl
8925 North 12th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Friday Evening Cosmic Bowl (Adult Content) - Bowl 9:30 pm - 12 Midnight - $39.59 per lane upto 5 people + shoes rental price. Cosmic Shoe Rental $2.76 + tax.
The Drive-In at Schnepf FarmsSchnepf Farms
24810 S. Rittenhouse Road
Queen Creek, AZ
Schnepf Farms has added an old fashioned drive-in, featuring some of your favorite movies, family films as well as classics. Movie nights take place Wednesday through Sunday and the gates open at 7pm with shows starting at 8:10pm. Thursdays are animated films, Fridays are date movies, Saturdays are family movies and Sundays they have classic movies. Visit the Schnepf Farms website for what shows are playing and for rules and restrictions. Admission: $15 per vehicle.
13th Floor Haunted House13th Floor Haunted House
2814 W. Bell Rd
Created by nationally-recognized and award-winning haunted house designers, the 13th Floor will transport you to new levels of horror. Prepare to be terrified by two epic haunted attraction walkthroughs for one all-inclusive price. The 13th Floor is an intense, graphic, theatrical show that will take you on a gut wrenching ride of visceral thrills and psychological horror.
13th Floor is adhering to COVID-19 safety guidelines. Read them here: https://www.13thflooraz.com/scarysafe/
Fear FarmFear Farm
2209 N. 99th Avenue
From the city all you can hear are the screams resonating from fields on the farm. Located on the outskirts of the city lies a farmland that is home to one of the scariest places in Arizona. Fear Farm is the largest outdoor haunted attraction in the valley, with 30 acres of pure terror, consisting of 6 indoor/outdoor haunted attractions. Guests won’t have to travel far to leave the city lights behind and enjoy this ominous oasis of the desert, the Valley’s only outdoor Halloween experience with attractions for the whole family.
Fear Farm is adhering to COVID-19 safety guidelines. Read them here: https://www.fearfarm.com/scarysafe/
Mount Mayhem Haunted House: Scaring SafelyMount Mayhem Haunted House
1740 E Purdue Ave
The Enfermedad took an unexpected turn wiping out the creatures of Mount Mayhem, but they aren't gone yet.
With masks on to prevent the spread of last year's enfermedad, the creatures of Mortem are here to scare with safety this Halloween.
John CristStand Up Live Phoenix
50 W. Jefferson St
Phoenix, AZ 85003
John Crist is one of today’s fast-rising stand-up comedians, with more than one billion video views, millions of fans on social media and sold-out shows from coast to coast.
Widely known for viral videos like “Honest Football Coach,” “Every Parent at Disney,” “Brands that need to be cancelled IMMEDIATELY” and hundreds more, Crist would still tell you that his live show is better than any of his videos!
Carnival of IllusionArizona Biltmore Resort
2400 E Missouri Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Carnival of Illusion is an evening of Old-World Magic in the style of classic entertainers such as Buster Keaton, Mae West, Gypsy Rose Lee, and Harry Houdini. The hosts have performed as house entertainers at the world's top resorts, Fortune 100 CEOs, to the 200 Most Powerful Women in America and operate the longest-running Arizona theater show. Carnival of Illusion is "Magic, Mystery, and OOOH La La."
NCT Improv Comedy Shows ONLINEOnline Show
NCT Improv presents an evening of the wildly unpredictable improv comedy you love! Its exactly like the shows at NCT in the before-times with one teeny difference, its online!
(The good news is, you DONT have to leave your home and you DONT have to put on pants- both requirements of our formerly in-person only improv experiences!)
The show is intimate, personalized, never the same twice and its an experience reserved only for YOU, the ticket holding audience of that show in particular!
Shows will not be streaming… they are just for you!
ABT Concert Series presents Music of the NightArizona Broadway Theatre
7701 W Paradise Lane
A Celebration of Song! Join us as we pay homage to the most beloved melodies of Broadway.
This Mainstage series features the extraordinary vocal talent of esteemed ABT Stars of the past, present, and future! Featured singers may include Liz Fallon, Stephen Hohendorf, Renee Kathleen Koher, Nicholas Kuhn, Carolyn McPhee, Jaime Parnell, and Morgan Springer.
Concerts in your CarArizona State Fairgrounds
1826 W McDowell Rd
CBF Productions is bringing Concerts In Your Car to Arizona and setting the newest stage up at the Arizona State Fairgrounds. Think, drive-in event meets live entertainment. This live, drive-in concert series is a new entertainment experience — all from the comfort and safety of your own vehicle. Each week top-tier talent performs on our outdoor, in-the-round stage, giving us all an opportunity to sing, dance and laugh again.