Summertime temps routinely reach triple digits in summer, but a 100-degree day in the desert actually feels much more pleasant than an 85-degree day in a locale with heavy humidity. The best thing about summer in Phoenix: It's value season. Prices at our famed resorts, hotels and golf courses plunge to the best rates of the year.
Explore our seasonal highlights below, or view our full event calendar here.
See, hear and feel the desert at night at the Desert Botanical Garden's flashlight tours, each Saturday night from June 1 to August 31.
Join the downtown community the first Friday of every month from 6-10 p.m. for one of the nation's largest self-guided art walks.
Catch the action as MLB's Arizona Diamondbacks take to the field all summer long at air-conditioned Chase Field.
Come cheer on the Phoenix Rising FC as they take on United Soccer League opponents all summer long at Casino Arizona Field.
The WNBA's Phoenix Mercury take to the court throughout summer at downtown Phoenix's Talking Stick Resort Arena.
Hike at dawn, float a river midday and pedal through the desert at night.
Get the details on moonlight hikes, stargazing, art walks and more things to do when the sun sets.
An avowed ‘night owl’ communes with glowing scorpions and night-blooming cactuses on a guided, after-dark hike.
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