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Mesa, Arizona's year-round event calendar is full of fun things to see, do and enjoy during your visit. Catch an off-Broadway show at one of our many theaters, including the state-of-the-art Mesa Arts Center. Or enjoy the wide array of exhibits featured in our nationally-recognized museums. Attend a farm-to-fork dinner down a fragrant peach orchard, or learn more about Arizona wine and local growers during a pairing dinner led by some of Phoenix and Scottsdale's notable chefs. Unleash your senses during harvest season at annual festivals such as the Schnepf Farms Pumpkin and Chili Party and the Vertuccio Farms Fall Festival and Corn Maze. Spook yourself at Golfland Fright Nights or take a step back in time at the Arizona Renaissance Festival. Let's not forget the abundance sporting events for every type of fan.
The discoveries are endless, see below for events by date.
Every Friday and Saturday evening, listen to live music and enjoy Artisan Style Pizza for Happy Hour.
Join Us at the Constitution Fair Featuring Lee Greenwood & the 350 Voice Millennial Choir, 6:00-9:30pm in the Gilbert Town Square Civic Center. Suggested donation is $5 per person, $15 per family. (Family must have at least one parent.) Bring a blanket for the lawn, and get ready for a great evening! Thanks to the many citizens of Gilbert and generous sponsors, Constitution Week has now become the largest celebration of the US Constitution in America. We look forward to many more years... more
Legendary prog pioneers Jethro Tull featuring Ian Anderson hits the Ikeda Theatre to perform The Best of Jethro Tull and songs off his latest album Homo Erraticus. Anderson has performed in more than 54 countries, is widely considered an icon of the genre and is recognized as the protagonist of the flute in rock music.
Mesa Encore Theatre kicks off their 78th Season with Godspell. In this classic and beloved treasure of American Musical Theatre, ten young people joyously perform their way through the Gospel according to Matthew. Through song, innovative theatrics, and creative play, a community of love and fellowship is formed, only to be put in peril at Jesus' ultimate trial. Is faith stronger than fear? With memorable songs that encompass folk, rock, Broadway, and Vaudeville, we invite you to sing along wi... more
Complimentary Wine Tasting all of September on Saturdays.
Enjoy a 90 minute Desert by Night-Canyon Light Cruise! Be mesmerized by the Canyons illuminated at night while cruising Saguaro Lake under the stars. Background jazz music with a wine tasting option. An event not to be missed! Advance reservations recommended, these are popular and tours that tend to sell out quickly.
Enjoy a 90 minute Desert by Night-Canyon Light Cruise! Be mesmerized by the Canyons illuminated at night while cruising Saguaro Lake under the stars. Background jazz music with a wine tasting option. An event not to be missed! Advance reservations recommended, these are popular and tours that tend to sell out quickly. September 2014 performers: Sunday, September 6th: Dave Karl, Celebrity Music Impersonator Sunday, September 7th: Van and Melanie, Jutebox Variety Friday, September... more
Join us for Happy Hour daily, featuring a wide variety of food & drink specials including: $5 Sliders, Street Tacos, Pretzel Bites, and Burgers, $3 dollar Craft Drafts, $3.50 Glass of House Wine and $5 Specialty Cocktails. We have 12 HDTV's up to 70 inches to watch multiple sporting events and cheer your favorite team on. Please check our monthly events calendar for the latest sporting events including Sunday NFL Ticket, NHL Center Ice or MLB Extra Innings.
Escape the Chase Zombie Mud Run benefiting Make-a-Wish. Feel your anxiety levels rise as you realize the only thing standing between you and the zombies chasing you are the lifelines you protect. Your worst nightmare will seem like a fairytale as you drag yourself in and out of mud pits, and hurl your shaking body over obstacles while gathering lifelines. You will face everything from mindless, lumbering, zombies to lightning fast, cunning predators driven forth with an insatiable hunger for yo... more
Come help and support Arizona Breast Cancer fighters and their families! We are having a 10k 5k and 1 mile walk/run that starts at 7:00am located at the Phoenix Zoo. All the proceeds go to help fund the Hope Supply Program, offering much needed supplies for breast cancer fighters and their families. First 2,000 to sign up will receive a surprise PINK SAWG in goodie bag!
Join us all weekend for our first ever Garlic Festival!! There will be garlic vendor sampling, complimentary wine tasting, live music, bocce ball, garlic recipe contest, garlic food specials, fresh garlic sold by the pound, Olive Oil 101 Classes, and more! Recipe contest ends September 21st. You can pick up applications at any of our 4 locations or download and print online. Click Here to read more. Saturday September 20, 2014 Live Music: 10AM-2PM by Notes fro... more