Best of luck to runners tackling a marathon, half marathon or 5K out on the scenic courses through downtown Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe! Did you know you can enjoy this annual race weekend even if you aren't a runner? Get out and spectate for free along the race's courses while live bands play every mile and locals cheer on teams and friends. Check out road closures here on the race site.
Photo credit: Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
It's not just an auction, but a week-long lifestyle for collectors and enthusiasts. Kicking off this weekend is one of the world's premiere collector car events, complete with auctions, thrill rides from top automakers, an extensive exhibitor marketplace, symposiums and a chance to brush shoulders with celebrities. Come for a day or get a week pass to see it all.
16601 N. Pima Rd, Scottsdale 85260
Photo credit: Barrett-Jackson
Ace Comic Con
Ace's inaugural year in Phoenix brings top comic and movie-related celebrity guests to Phoenix for a family- and fan-approved weekend of programming, exhibitors and photo ops with the likes of Stan Lee. Marvel stars and big names in WWE are just a few of the guests on the ticket.
Photo credit: Ace Comic Con
The dancers at MOMIX have found where dance and the desert landscape collide. Originally created for a 1999 Ballet Arizona performance, the show returns this weekend for a dynamic journey of movement that brings the American Southwest to life through bodies of towering cacti.
Orpheum Theatre, 203 W Adams St, Phoenix
Photo credit: Ballet Arizona/Charles Azzopardi
Starting January 13
This art-lovers’ event spotlights over 100 artists from across the country in one show as they create work from watercolors to jewelry to ceramics in their studios. Return throughout the 10-week event to see new galleries and watch artists as they create their works in front of you.
18400 N. Hayden Road, Scottsdale 85255
Photo credit: Celebration of Fine Art