Phoenix's weather is consistently perfect during springtime. Daytime temperatures loll around 80 degrees, while evenings are comfortably cool. Spring is when hikers hit the trails to see blooming cactuses and wildflowers, and baseball fans flock to stadiums across the metro area for Cactus League Spring Training.
Explore our seasonal highlights below, or view our full event calendar here.
March 6-8: Head to ISM Raceway for three days of NASCAR action, including Saturday's Xfinity Series Race and Sunday's main event.
March 7-8: American Indian artists, chefs and performers will share demonstrations and offer handcrafted goods for purchase.
March 13-15: More than 170 artists will display their work against a backdrop of family-friendly festivities.
March 19-22: Watch as the top women golfers in the world tee it up for the LPGA Tour's Founders Cup, held at Wildfire Golf Club.
March 26-April 6: Discover a new great film. There's more than 200 to see at Phoenix Film Festival, featuring screenings and Q&A sessions.
March 27-29: The Tempe Festival of the Arts highlights visual arts, local beer and wine tasting and live entertainment.
April 18: Come hungry for a weekend of food, fun and festivities as local and national chefs converge to serve up samples and cooking demos.
April 9: AZ Wine & Dine showcases premier chefs, restaurants, resorts, fine wines and craft beer on April 13.
April 18: FRIED lets the world’s favorite side dish take center stage alongside amazing indie bands and local artists at this inaugural festival.
May 15-24: Indulge in a showcase of flavor when participating local restaurants serve up three-course, prix-fixe dining experiences for $33 or $44.
May 21-24: The Southwest's signature pop culture event returns with fan-favorite actors, comic authors, and more top creators in the industry.
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