Pick up your forks, grab your inner tubes, and lace up your hiking shoes. There’s food and fun ahead on our top things to do in Phoenix this weekend:
Arizona Breakfast Weekend: July 30-Aug 2
Greet the morning with delectable breakfast plates from participating local restaurants in the style of a breakfast bundle, mini brunch, or full resort-style brunch.
Experience the Andes at the Musical Instrument Museum: August 1-2
The sounds of South America fill the MIM for a weekend celebration of indigenous Andean culture. Catch lively performances of traditional dance and music, try your hand at the Peruvian harp, and take home your own Siku panpipe.
4725 E. Mayo Blvd, Phoenix 85050
Try a taste of the South
Phoenix dishes up its own respectable helpings of BBQ, fried chicken, and other Southern favorites. Get your fixings with a transplanted Southerner’s guide to Southern Comfort restaurant favorites in Greater Phoenix.
Full moon hikes: July 31- Aug 1
See the desert under the light of a rare blue moon with a guided hike in the area’s parks, including Lake Pleasant, White Tank Mountain Regional Park, McDowell Mountain Regional Park, San Tan Mountain Regional Park, and Usery Mountain Regional Park.
The Urban Slide: August 1-2
The height of the Eiffel Tower. 10 NBA basketball courts. 62 nose-to-nose cars. That’s approximately the distance you’ll be jetting down one of the world’s longest slip n’ slides during its weekend run in downtown Phoenix.