Roars & Pours May 2, 2019
Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side. Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo! Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while enjoying craft brews, wine and food. Plus, animal encounters, yard games, live music, entertainment and more!
KENTUCKY DERBY LAWN PARTY
May 4, 2019
Bring your Southern charm, and the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess will bring the frosty mint juleps. Join the annual Kentucky Derby Lawn Party at Michael Mina’s Bourbon Steak. Experience the “fastest two minutes in sports” during the 145th Run for the Roses on plasma screens both indoors and out. Enjoy festive live music, Bulleit bourbon tastings, a photo booth, lawn games and more.
Cinco de Mayo Phoenix Festival
May 5, 2019
Keep the Cinco de Mayo celebration going at one of the largest multicultural festivals in Arizona. This downtown Phoenix street festival is filled with non-stop fun, games, traditional food, drinks, an interactive kid zone and live entertainment.
Electric Desert at Desert Botanical Garden
May 9, 2019
Desert Botanical Garden invites families to see the desert in a new way at “Electric Desert” — a light-and-sound experience by Klip Collective. Cacti and desert trees and plants become a living canvas in this nighttime experience of projected lights and original music.
Glow Nation – Phoenix
May 11, 2019
Glow Nation is the newest glow-in-the-dark festival traveling across the United States promoting a fun and active lifestyle; featuring top DJ’s bringing you the biggest dance party spinning the latest Hip-Hop and EDM hits. Popular attractions from zip lining to the biggest water-slides while getting glowed up, and to top it all off grab a bit and shop locally in our GlowVillage.
THE BASH: MUSIC AND CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
May 11, 2019
The Bash is a day filled with craft beer and live music. The Bash will feature up to four hours of craft beer tastings with more than 100 beers to choose from and music from Rancid, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Suicidal Tendencites, L7 and H20.
URBAN WINE WALK
May 11, 2019
The self-guided tasting tour returns for its ninth year offering participants the opportunity to explore downtown, socialize, and experience the buzzing bar and restaurant scene.
Mother’s Day Member Breakfast
May 12, 2019
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a delicious breakfast in the Zoo’s scenic Stone House Pavilion! Choose from a buffet, including Belgian waffles, fluffy scrambled eggs, crispy Applewood smoked bacon, smoked sausage links and golden crisp hash browns. Orange juice and coffee are also included. Raise a toast to Mom with a glass of non-alcoholic sparkling cider and enjoy exclusive animal encounters!
Carry The Load Phoenix Rally
May 12, 2019
Our mission is the provide an active way to connect Americans to the sacrifices made by military, veterans, first responders and their families. Our national relay team is traveling over 4,500 miles from Seattle to Dallas, with a stop in Phoenix, carrying the flag in an effort to raise awareness.
Arizona Restaurant Week
May 17 – 26, 2019
This statewide affair offers foodies a wealth of dining opportunities and the chance to get outside their own neighborhood and try something new. From sizzling Southwestern and soothing comfort foods to five-star dining and international fare – it’s all on the table during Arizona Restaurant Week.
Science With A Twist: The Battle of Hogwarts
May 17, 2019
Grab your wand, locate the nearest portkey, and transport yourself Arizona Science Center for our third Harry Potter-themed Science With A Twist party. Get ready for an unbelievable night of witchcraft and wizardry, and all your favorite things from the world of Harry Potter.
Phoenix Fan Fusion
May 23 – May 26, 2019
Family-friendly event where we invite enthusiasts of every fandom, creators, artists, entertainers, cosplayers, fans, and friends to experience what we embrace as our culture, our world, and our passions. Come Discover Your Inner Geek at Phoenix Fan Fusion.