The Scottsdale Arts Festival, Flying Burrito and Music Festival and Arizona Aloha Festival are few of the highlights for the top things to do in Phoenix this weekend.


Scottsdale Arts Festival



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The Scottsdale Arts Festival returns this weekend for a three-day celebration of art, music, and food. Shop the work of over 170 national artists, listen to local entertainment, and grab a drink from the wine and beer tasting garden. 

Scottsdale Civic Center Park
7380 E. Second St., Scottsdale


Arizona Aloha Festival



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Round up your ohana and head to Tempe Beach Park to enjoy the sights, sounds, and flavors of the islands right here in Phoenix. Sample famous Hawaiian dishes, watch traditional dance performances, and grab a fresh flower lei from The Island Marketplace. 

Tempe Beach Park 
80 West Rio Salado, Tempe


Flying Burrito Food and Music Festival



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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a...flying burrito. Second Avenue and Crescent Ballroom transform into a burrito and music utopia this Saturday. Sample tons of full burritos from local food trucks and restaurants, sip on tasty libations, and kick back with lawn games all while four stages play host to over 25 bands from across the country.

Crescent Ballroom
308 N 2nd Ave, Phoenix


Persian New Year Festival



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Ring in the Persian New Year this Saturday by celebrating art, dance, and culture at the Scottsdale Waterfront. Admission is free and traditional Persian food and drink is available for purchase.

Scottsdale Waterfront
7135 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale


NASCAR TicketGuardian 500 Race Weekend



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The stars of NASCAR are heating up the track at Phoenix International Raceway. The West Coast spring event features back-to-back racing action from Friday's Cup Series qualifying to Saturday's up-and-coming drivers at the NASCAR Xfinity Series Race. Sunday's main event, the TicketGuardian 500, caps off a weekend of fan events and roaring races. 

ISM Raceway
7602 S. Avondale Blvd, Avondale