Phoenix Festival of the Arts, Fantasy of Lights Boat Parade, and the Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary Indian Market highlight our top things to do in Phoenix this weekend.


Phoenix Festival of the Arts



Catch live local music and food, paired with more than 150 art vendors all weekend long at Hance Park in downtown Phoenix. 

Margaret T. Hance Park
1202 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix


The Nutcracker at Symphony Hall


Join Ballet Arizona as they dance to Tchaikovsky's famous score at Symphony Hall. Let this magical, authentic production transport you back in time. Complete with dancing mice, a snowfall on stage and the beauty of the Sugar Plum Fairy, it's a sight to cherish.

Symphony Hall
75 N 2nd St, Phoenix


Topgolf Live at Chase Field



The Topgolf experience comes to Chase Field this weekend, where you can play with giant targets, Topracer Range technology, and spacious hitting bays on the Diamondbacks field. 

Chase Field
401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix


Fantasy of Lights Boat Parade



Tempe Town Lake lights up with over 50 boats decked out in lights for the 20th year in a row, complimented by food trucks, a holiday market, and live music. 

Tempe Town Lake
80 W Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe


Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary Indian Market



This annual Indian market features live performances from hoop dancers, handmade jewelry and pottery from several different indigenous nations, as well as special native treats like fry bread and cactus chili. 

Pueblo Grande Museum
4619 E Washington, Phoenix


'Tis the Season: Holidays at MIM


Sing along to Jingle Bells (and play them too) this weekend at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM). This weekend, the acclaimed museum transforms into a musical “Winter Wonderland” with songs and musical traditions that spread tidings of good cheer around the world throughout this season. 

Musical Instrument Museum (MIM)
4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix


Snow Much Fun Day!



The Children's Museum of Phoenix is bringing in 40 tons of snow for kids to enjoy, as well as visit with Santa and three floors of playful exhibits. 

Children's Museum of Phoenix
215 N 7th St, Phoenix


Arizona Coyotes vs. New Jersey Devils



Cheer on the Coyotes as they face off against the New Jersey Devils at Gila River Arena. 

Gila River Arena
9400 W. Maryland Ave., Glendale


Arizona Fried Chicken and Beer: Chimac Festival



This inaugural festival celebrates the Korean tradition of pairing fried chicken with beer, featuring over 12 local fried chicken businesses. 

The Pressroom
441 W. Madison St., Phoenix


Arizona Cardinals vs. Cleveland Browns



The last home game of the Cardinals season takes place Sunday. Root them on as they play the Browns. 

State Farm Stadium
1 Cardinals Drive, Glendale


Holiday Events

It's officially holiday season. See how you can celebrate in true Phoenix fashion with lights, ice skating, and more. 



Blind Boys of Alabama at Chandler Center for the Arts, Friday

CHON at The Van Buren, Friday

Thievery Corporation at The Van Buren, Saturday

Alice Cooper at Celebrity Theatre, Saturday

Emo Nite at Crescent Ballroom, Saturday