The weather will be too perfect to stay indoors this weekend! Perusing outdoor markets or strolling through the sculptures on display at the Desert Botanical Garden are just a few of our top things to do in Phoenix this weekend.

Chihuly In The Garden (Opens November 10)
The spectacular glass sculptures of renowned artist Dale Chihuly return to the Desert Botanical Garden this Sunday. Advanced reservations are recommended for this very popular exhibit.

Chihuly in the Garden

Chihuly in the Garden

Advocare 500 NASCAR Weekend (November 8-10)
There’s a whole weekend of high-speed thrills at Phoenix International Raceway before Sunday’s main event, the Advocare 500. The Lucas Oil 150 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series kicks things off on Friday night and Saturday’s Service Master 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race hits the track Saturday evening.

Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts (November 8-10)
Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the scenic Avenue of the Fountains while you peruse the works of nearly 500 artists, artisans and gourmet food vendors. The Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts is the perfect event to get a jump start of your holiday shopping or pick up that perfect gift for yourself.

Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts

Fountain Hills Festival of Arts and Crafts

Certified Local Fall Festival (November 9)
All things local are celebrated at this free family-friendly festival in downtown Phoenix. Vendors from around Arizona will be selling their unique items, local restaurants will be offering $1 food samples, Arizona-made wine, beer and spirit samples will be $2 each, plus a lots of raffle prizes, live music and more.

Annual Heard Museum Spanish Market (November 9-10)
Head to the Heard Museum where more than 75 artists will be selling a variety of unique art and objects from different Hispanic traditions. Strolling mariachis add to the casual and festive atmosphere of the market, one of the largest of its kind in Arizona.

Heard Museum Spanish Market

Heard Museum Spanish Market

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