In between stuffing your attic with holiday boxes and stuffing yourself with holiday leftovers, don't miss your chance to hit the streets of Phoenix to bid farewell to 2019 and the decade. We've rounded up the top activities to finish your year strong:
Washington State and the Air Force Falcons leave the snow to face off under the desert sun at the 2019 Cheez-It Bowl in downtown Phoenix's Chase Field. Join in early on the festivities with The Oasis Pregame Party, which include live music, marching bands, pep rallies, cheerleaders, and more.
401 E Jefferson St, Phoenix
Clemson and Ohio State leave their homes to face off in the desert this Saturday at the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl. Catch the college football action at State Farm Stadium or start the festivities early at the Fiesta Bowl Parade. Watch as colored floats and giant balloons make their way along the two-mile route through central Phoenix.
State Farm Stadium
1 Cardinals Drive, Glendale
If you were too busy counting down the final minutes or savoring the last moments of 2019 to finalize your New Year's Eve plans, we've got you covered. Welcome 2020 with everything from a trip to the Phoenix Zoo with the kids for Noon Year's Eve or shutting down the streets of Downtown Phoenix for Crescent Ballroom's Block Party.
Though the December festivities are coming to an end, don't power down your holiday spirit just yet. Head to the Heard Museum where guests can experience what makes the Southwest a unique winter wonderland. Catch live music, cultural dance performances, artist demonstrations, and activities for the whole family to enjoy.
2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix
While college bowl games will be the major focus of this weekend in sports, the Coyotes need your help to cheer them on. This Sunday, they play their first of two games against the Dallas Stars.
Gila River Arena
9400 W. Maryland Ave., Glendale
Through January 1
Phoenix temperatures rise into the upper 70's this weekend, but snow is in the forecast at the Arizona Science Center. The sixth annual Snow Week is complete with over 75 tons of snow where guests of all ages are invited to play in the fresh flakes. See the special activities scheduled for each day here and start planning your weekend itinerary.
Arizona Science Center
600 E. Washington St., Phoenix
Injury Reserve at The Van Buren, Friday
The Blasters at The Rhythm Room, Friday
Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers at Talking Stick Resort, Friday