The turkey has been carved, radio stations have begun to play holiday music, and homes are illuminating with lights. The holiday season is officially here and what better way to celebrate than with Merry Main Street in Downtown Mesa! The festival kickoffs on Friday, November 25 and will continue through New Year’s. There will be entertainment for all ages, so bring the entire family and make your way down Main Street for all of these festive stops.


Winter Wonderland Ice Rink

Outdoor ice skating in the desert – yes it is possible! This 4,000 square foot ice rink is an attraction you do not want to miss. Whether you are showing off some impressive tricks or hanging on to the railing, you will be sure to have a merry time.


Ice Rink--Merry Main Street


Jack Frost’s Food Truck Forest

Don’t leave Merry Main Street without grabbing a bite to eat. There will be a variety of different food trucks serving delicious eats and scrumptious treats. Warm up from those laps around the ice rink with some hot chocolate.


Santa’s sELFie Village 

Snap a selfie at one or all of the holiday decorated selfie stations by the 4-story tall spectacular Christmas tree . You can even take this year’s holiday card here! Be sure to use #VisitMesa when you post your selfies on social media – we want to see you celebrating along Main Street.




Holiday Happenings at the MAC

Get in the spirit and enjoy nonstop entertainment at the Mesa Arts Center. There will be Holiday happenings on both the outdoor Alliance Pavilion Stage and inside the theaters. Also, don’t miss the classic tale of the Nutcracker performed on Dec. 9-11, the Ugly Christmas Sweater Concert on Dec. 12, the cultural experience at Spark After Dark on Dec. 17th, and more!