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.
Please note that events may be rescheduled or canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We do our best to keep event information accurate, but make sure to check with the organizers of the event before proceeding to purchase a ticket or attend the event.
See, hear and feel the desert at night at the Desert Botanical Garden's flashlight tours, each Saturday night.
Get the details on fun things to do in Phoenix this summer, including exhibits at the Phoenix Art Museum, indoor and outdoor activities, nearby lakes, and more.
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.
The WNBA's Phoenix Mercury take to the court throughout summer in downtown Phoenix.
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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