Through January 11
This annual holiday festival illuminates the historic downtown area with more than 1.6 million lights.
Through January 12
Desert Bloom Yoga Festival/ Yogalates
From intention setting to evening flow sessions join in this revitalizing weekend retreat in the shadow of Camelback Mountain. Yogalates, led by Courtney Sheber and Randi Graves from 10 a.m. through noon, is open to those not staying at the resort.
Through January 15
Art on the Wild Side
Artists Jennifer O’Cualain, Linda Budge and Susan Richey-Schmitz showcase their vision of wildlife and conservation. Art is available for purchase, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Phoenix Zoo’s conservation initiatives.
Through January 19
ZooLights: Glow Wild
The beloved annual holiday event returns with millions of LED sparkling lights, hundreds of dazzling displays, live reindeer, a Polar Slide™ and Wildlife Lantern Safari, which features more than 60 creatures all aglow. Festive food and drink are available for purchase.
Through March 15
On display at Scottsdale Fashion Square, visitors will interact with 13 immersive and thought-provoking artworks spread across a 16,000 square-foot exhibition space.
Through March 22
Arizona Fine Art Expo
Hosted by Thunderbird Artists, attendees will have the opportunity to view award-winning artists at work in 120+ visitor-friendly studios.
Through May 10
An installation of more than 1,000 colorful animal sculptures made from recyclable plastic are on view at Desert Botanical Garden.
JAAM Classic360 Golf Tournament
Just days before the Phoenix Open begins at the Tournament Players Club, attendees will hit the same links. The best-ball tournament benefits Ability360 and Junior Athletes in Motion.
Surprise Fine Art & Wine Festival
Hosted by Thunderbird Artists, this annual event features jury-selected artists, complemented by food, wine and live music by violinist Teresa Joy.
This family-friendly block party brings the LGBTQ community together to connect with companies and organizations that support and promote diversity. Attendees will enjoy tastings from local restaurants and brewers, interactive storytelling, entertainment and panel discussions.
Participants will learn about growing houseplants in the Southwest desert climate, including plant selection proper placement and care.
The annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction returns to WestWorld offering some of the world’s most premier automobiles. Last year the event welcomed over 325,000 spectators, nearly 5,200 bidders from all 50 states and 13 foreign countries worldwide, 70 food vendors and hundreds of exhibitors. This year’s showstopper is a collection of 22 vehicles owned by the late Paul Walker from The Fast and the Furious franchise.
Glendale Fine Arts Show
Held at Sahuaro Ranch Park, the 57th annual fine arts competition showcases paintings, sculpture and mixed-media works by Arizona artists. Proceeds provide scholarships supporting art in the Glendale community.
This outdoor festival features concerts by Arizona musicians, national guest performers, an art market and artist-led, family-friendly activities.
Leake Car Auction
Held at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, this inaugural collector car auction will offer 100+ vehicles from internationally recognized collector John Staluppi will feature sleek exotic sports vehicles and muscle cars.
Russo and Steele Collector Car Auction
European sports cars, American muscle cars, hot rods and custom collector vehicles are showcased at the 20th anniversary of the Russo and Steele Collector Car Auction. Festivities begin with the RS Gala to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital, which includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, music, silent and live auctions.
ASU football coach Herm Edwards headlines this annual Martin Luther King Jr. dinner celebration.
Scottsdale Art Walk
Demonstrate and Doughnuts is the theme, as guests view art while sample doughnuts, enjoy bagpipe performances and observe artist demonstrations.