Things to Do in Arizona
throughout the state during March 2019 and all year round. The link provided here is dynamic and updated daily through the year. Check in often for the latest updates from the best sources in Arizona. March is the month for Spring Training, festivals, art shows, golf and mountain skiing are in full swing.
Ski Flagstaff and around Arizona in 2019 with a great snow pack
If you are getting tired of the "Polar Vortex" action in your home state, there are Arts Festivals all around the state during March. With signs of Summer, major league baseball and Spring Training begins.
For just a sampling of the things happening around Arizona check the following list and the dynamic links that follow the list for even more things to do around the state.
Maricopa County Home and Landscape Show: Glendale March 01 to March 03 (602) 485-1691 http://maricopacountyhomeshows.com 1 Cardinals Dr Glendale, AZ 85305 State Farm Stadium hosts more than 1,000 innovative and inspiring displays, including an artisan marketplace, DIY workshops and presentations, a free planting party, canine obedience displays and more. Admission is $8 for adults.
Heard Museum Guild 61st Annual Indian Fair and Market: Phoenix March 01 to March 03 (602) 252-8840 http://heard.org/fair Phoenix, AZ The Heard Museum (2301 N. Central Avenue) hosts a best-of-show reception Friday, then an Indian fair and art market Saturday and Sunday, featuring authentic art from more than 600 Native artists, live entertainment, food vendors and more.
8th Annual Tour d'Artistes Studio Tour and Sale: Fountain Hills March 01 to March 03 http://www.fountainhillsartleague.com Fountain Hills, AZ From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, interact with more than 60 artists and watch them create art at 15 studios and galleries in Fountain Hills. Visit website for map of participating locations.
16th Annual Polish Festival: Phoenix March 02 to March 03 (480) 442-9765 http://www.polishfestivalaz.org 2828 W Country Gables Dr Phoenix, AZ 85053 Our Lady of Szestochowa Parish hosts delicious Polish cuisine and beer, folk dances, Polish music and activities for the whole family, plus a souvenir boutique. Hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission and...
Apache Junction Gem & Mineral Show: Mesa March 02 to March 03 Mesa, AZ Skyline High School (845 S. Crismon Road) hosts rocks, gems, jewelry, minerals, jewelry supplies, rare and unusual crystals and more from vendors from all over the state. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. $3...
Hellraising, Heroic and Hidden Women of the Old West: Phoenix March 06 (602) 495-0901 http://www.pueblogrande.com Phoenix, AZ Pueblo Grande Museum (4619 E. Washington Street) hosts this 6:30 p.m. presentation by historian and journalist Jana Bommersbach on the women who helped settle the West. Free and open to the public.
"Airness" at the Phoenix Theatre Company: Phoenix March 06 to March 31 (602) 254-2151 http://phoenixtheatre.com/airness Phoenix, AZ The Phoenix Theatre Company (1825 N. Central Avenue) presents this story of the world of competitive air guitar. Performances are at 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, with matinees at 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Tickets start at $29.
Parada del Sol Rodeo at West World in Scottsdale March 7-10. www.paradadelsol.net
Art Festivals in the Spring are a great way to get out and soak up sun and have fun
Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire March 8-10 Avenue of the Fountains. Art, wine sipping and microbrews and live entetainment www.thunderbirdartists.com
Maricopa Music Fest: Maricopa March 09 http://maricopamusicfest.us 42660 W Rancho El Dorado Pkwy Maricopa, AZ 85239 The Duke @ Rancho El Dorado Golf Course hosts this event from 5 to 9 p.m. to raise funds for veterans with PTSD to obtain free services via Maricopa practitioners. Included are live music and an auction.
Persian New Year Festival: Scottsdale March 09 (480) 628-0470 http://www.persiannewyearfestival.com/home Scottsdale, AZ From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Scottsdale Waterfront hosts delicious food, drinks, desserts and sounds of Persia.
Wild Ones Baby Shower for Liberty Wildlife: Phoenix March 09 http://www.libertywildlife.org Phoenix, AZ From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Liberty Wildlife hosts this event to help the center prepare for a busy orphan-care season. It features arts and crafts, games and special appearances from Liberty Wildlife residents and their ambassadors. Donations of...
19th Annual Ancient Technology Day: Phoenix March 09 (602) 495-0901 http://www.pueblogrande.com Phoenix, AZ Pueblo Grande Museum (4619 E. Washington Street) hosts atlatl (spear) demonstrations, weaving, roasted agaves and other ancient technologies from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission.
9th Annual Roots N' Boots Queen Creek: Queen Creek March 14 to March 17 http://rootsnboots.org 20464 E Riggs Rd Queen Creek, AZ 85142 Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center hosts a PRCA pro rodeo, community competitions, a carnival, live entertainment, a draft horse meet-and-greet and vendors, plus dances and family activities. Tickets are $16.50 to $25.
31st Annual Apache Leap Mining Festival: Superior March 15 to March 17 (520) 689-0200 http://superiorarizonachamber.org Superior, AZ The Superior Chamber of Commerce presents this unique event featuring a parade, a carnival, live entertainment and opportunities to learn about mining and Superior's rich history. Free admission. Hours are 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m....
Cirque du Soleil's "Amaluna": Glendale March 15 to April 14 http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/amaluna Glendale, AZ State Farm Stadium hosts this critically acclaimed Cirque du Soleil celebration of love and tribute to the work and voice of women. It's written and directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus.
Valley of the Sun United Way Fundraiser, Roger's Tom Jones with the Motown Blossoms at Tempe Center for the Arts: Tempe March 17 (480) 350-2822 http://www.tempecenterforthearts.com/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/60680/5071 Tempe, AZ This 3 p.m. performance at the Tempe Center for the Arts features a top-notch, unforgettable tribute to Tom Jones and the Motown era. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Valley of the Sun United Way. Tickets are $29-40.
Arizona Quilters Guild Quilt Show: Mesa March 21 to March 23 (480) 827-8458 http://azquiltersguild.org 201 N Center St Mesa, AZ 85201 The Mesa Convention Center hosts quilts of all kinds, special displays and demonstrations, plus guest speakers, an auction and vendors. Honors are awarded to the most outstanding quilts. Visit website for complete schedule.
Four Peaks Burger Battle: Scottsdale March 22 http://scottsdalefest.org/burgerbattle 7135 E Camelback Road Scottsdale, AZ 85251 From 7 to 9:30 p.m., Southbridge at Scottsdale Waterfront hosts 17 restaurants showcasing their takes on the perfect burger, plus live music, lawn games and more.
DC Wonder Woman Run: Tempe March 24 http://dcwonderwomanrun.com 80 W Rio Salado Pkwy Tempe, AZ 85281 Tempe Beach Park hosts 5K and 10K runs designed to empower women, men and children from all walks of life to harness their inner Wonder Woman and unleash the superhero within. Races start at 9 a.m.
Yuja Wang at Chamber Music Sedona: Sedona March 24 http://chambermusicsedona.org/yuja-wang-and-nicholas-canellakis Sedona, AZ The world-renowned piano phenomenon performs at the Sedona Performing Arts Center alongside Chamber Music Sedona artistic director and cellist Nicholas Canellakis at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $40 for adults and $15 for students. SHARE