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 May 26 to September 1.
Catch the action at a MLB Arizona Diamondbacks game in air-conditioned Chase Field.
Experience Taliesin West, famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright's desert masterpiece, under the romantic night sky on Friday evening tours.
Ready to celebrate the red, white and blue? Here's where to wave a flag, enjoy a fireworks show and celebrate with the family around Greater Phoenix.
June 30 - July 8: Present the Golden Coupon to receive 20% off participating local businesses during Independents Week.
July 28: Sip on samples from more than 65 participants in a showcase of the Southwest's most notable brews.
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 summer sun sets.
An avowed ‘night owl’ communes with glowing scorpions and night-blooming cactuses on a guided, after-dark hike.
Whether you’re looking for a mid-summer cooldown or want to work out the kinks with a massage, check out these Phoenix summer spa specials at local resorts.
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