With the start of Arizona Restaurant Week, a doughnut festival and a chocolate art show, food is the thing to do in Phoenix this weekend.

Eat your way through Phoenix, listen to classical music, and see some of fashion's finest works this weekend:


Fall Arizona Restaurant Week

September 20-29


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Release your inner foodie this weekend. Over 150 Arizona restaurants invite you to indulge in three gourmet courses for just $33 or $44 per person. So whether you're craving sizzling Southwestern or Southern comfort food, a Phoenix favorite or a new local joint, you should start prepping your taste buds now. See some of our picks here. 

Check out all the participating restaurants. 


Beethoven's Symphony No. 5

September 20-22


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You probably hummed this song as soon as you read it. In honor of the composer's 250th birthday, the Phoenix Symphony is kicking off a two season celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven. 

Symphony Hall
1 N. 1st St. Ste. 200 Phoenix


Chocolate and Art Show Phoenix

September 20-21


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This touring art show is coming to Phoenix to showcase the best works from local artists, and hand out some tasty chocolate too. What's not to love?

Unexpected Art Gallery
734 W Polk St. Phoenix, AZ


Through the Lens of Barry Goldwater

Opens September 20


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This massive collection of photos taken by one of Arizona's most well-known politicians showcases photographs of the Navajo and Hopi tribal lands, the state of Arizona, and geographical areas that have long disappeared since the creation of Lake Powell. 

Heard Museum
2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix


Arizona Margarita, Mojito, Craft Beer and Food Truck Festival 

September 21


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The name is almost as much of a mouthful as your options at this festival. Choose from more than 40 local vendors making handcrafted margaritas and then some. 

Riverview Park
2100 W. Rio Salado Parkway Mesa, AZ


Antonio: The Fine Art of Fashion Illustration

Opens September 21


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The massive collection of work by fashion visionaries Antonio Lopez and Juan Ramos will be on display for the season at Phoenix Art Museum, featuring  more than 100 original drawings, photographs, and magazines created from the 1960s through the 1980s for publications and retailers such as Vogue, The New York Times Magazine, French Elle, Harper’s Bazaar Italia, L’Uomo Vogue, Vanity, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Bloomingdales

Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave., Phoenix


Arizona Donut and Ice Cream Festival

September 22


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You can get your breakfast and dessert at the same time with the Arizona Donut and Ice Cream Festival. Featuring 15 local vendors, you can cool off with these tasty treats, as well as a beer or cocktail. 

The Pressroom
441 W Madison St Phoenix, AZ