Autumn days in Phoenix are warm, sunny and exceedingly pleasant. It's a great time for recreational pursuits, off-season sunbathing and serious shopping. Nights can get cool, but patio dining and outdoor events are still comfortable.
Explore our seasonal highlights below, or view our full event calendar here.
September 20-29: Savor an old favorite or try something new at over 100 participating restaurants offering three-course meals for $33-$44 per person.
October 4-27: The fair’s 150-foot ferris wheel towers over attractions, livestock shows, concerts, fair food and more fun, Wednesdays-Sundays.
October 12-13: Taco-making teams will battle for a cash prize—and lucky festival attendees will be there to enjoy their creations, a tequila expo and live music and…
October 11-13: Share in the rich history, culture, and culinary delights of Greece with food, shopping and traditional performances.
October 11-13: Four Peaks Oktoberfest features plenty of German-style beers, fare and festivities at Tempe Town Lake.
Phoenix Fashion Week is the leading fashion industry event in the Southwest. The organization’s mission is to bridge the gap between national and international…
October 25-26: The Balloon Spooktacular features over 20 glowing hot air balloons and 4,000 pounds of candy for trick-or-treaters
October 3-31, select dates: Fall is in the air at Schnepf Farms' family-friendly party, where you can get lost in a corn maze, pick a pumpkin and lots more.
Get in the spirit of Halloween with our guide to haunted houses, trick-or-treat events, corn mazes and more activities in Phoenix.
November 8-10: ISM Raceway will again host the semi-final race in all three national series, making for a jam-packed NASCAR weekend.
November 2-3: An annual celebration of the diversity of the LGBTQ+ community that takes place in historic Heritage Square Park in Downtown Phoenix.
November 2: The Arizona Fall Fest celebrates all things local to Arizona featuring over 200 local vendors, local restaurants, and more.
November 7-10: The Charles Schwab Cup Championship is the culmination of the PGA Tour Champions road to the Charles Schwab Cup.
November 8-17: Experience eight large-scale, light-based public art installations positioned in the Arizona Canal, along its banks and soaring in the skies above.
November 8-10: Shop for the holidays at this arts festival featuring 500 artists, gourmet food and live entertainment.
November 23-24: Shop jewelry, art, paintings, pottery and more treasures from 150 artists, and enjoy food and live music.
Check out all the ways Phoenix is celebrating the Dia de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, with sugar skulls, dances, and more.
Autumn is on the way and with it will come pumpkin spice everything and fun festivals happening all across Greater Phoenix.
Get the details on downtown art walks, art fests and what's coming to local museums and galleries.
Take a winding journey through red rocks or White Mountains on these scenic fall drives within a few hours of Phoenix.
Get our emails with the biggest events, deals and other cool things in the Greater Phoenix area.