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Mesa Arts Center

  • 1 E. Main St. P.O. Box 1466 Mesa, AZ 85211-1466
    • Phone: (480) 644-6511
    • Fax: (480) 644-6585
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The Mesa Arts Center, owned and operated by the City of Mesa, is a unique, architecturally stunning, international award winning facility located in the heart of downtown Mesa. Arizona's largest arts center is home to four theaters, five art galleries, and 14 art studios. Guests, patrons, and students come to Mesa Arts Center to enjoy the finest live entertainment and performances, world-class visual art exhibitions, and outstanding arts education classes. The facility is an architectural showpiece and a destination for visitors to the Phoenix area. The Mesa Arts Center mission is to inspire people through engaging arts experiences that are diverse, accessible, and relevant.

General Information
  • Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 19
  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 12
Facility Info
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Meeting Space
  • Reception Capacity 450
  • ADA Compliant Rooms 0
  • Audio true
  • Max Banquet Capacity 475
  • Outdoor Banquet Capacity 150
  • Miles to Phoenix Convention Center 19
  • Non-Smoking Rooms 0
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Outdoor 0
  • Max Reception Capacity 850
  • Outdoor Reception Capacity 400
  • Stage true
  • Total Sq. Ft. Meeting Space, Indoor+Outdoor 0
  • Visual true
  • Banquet Capacity 275
Mesa Contemporary Arts
  • Classroom Capacity: 2
  • Reception Capacity: 1
Mesa Arts Center
  • Theater Capacity: 4
  • Classroom Capacity: 5
  • Reception Capacity: 2
Arizona Museum for Youth
  • Classroom Capacity: 2
  • Reception Capacity: 1
Arizona Museum of Natural History
  • Classroom Capacity: 2
  • Reception Capacity: 2

G3: Joe Satriani, John Petrucci and Phil Collen

Mesa Arts Center
January 18, 2018
Legendary guitarists Joe Satriani, John Petrucci of Dream Theater & Def Leppard's Phil Collen are returning to the Valley…

The Fab Four

Mesa Arts Center
January 19, 2018
The Fab Four is the ultimate Beatles show. They have amazed audiences around the world with their uncanny, note-for-note, live…

The Moth

Mesa Arts Center
January 26, 2018
The Moth is dedicated to the art of storytelling. The Moth has presented more than 3,000 stories, told live and without notes,…

The Fourth Light Project

Mesa Arts Center
January 31, 2018
The Fourth Light Project combines live music and sacred dance performance with interactive technologies. The audience is…

Music of Harry Potter

Mesa Arts Center
February 2, 2018 to February 3, 2018
Recurring daily
Join The Phoenix Symphony this February as the Hogwarts Express returns to the Valley. Muggles, witches and wizards are welcome…

Darlene Love

Mesa Arts Center
February 7, 2018
This Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has done it all…from the highly successful Lethal Weapon film Series and the Oscar…

Contemporary Crafts Exhibition

Mesa Arts Center
February 9, 2018 to April 15, 2018
Recurring daily
Highlighting the finest in contemporary crafts from across the country, Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum’s Annual Contemporary…

Mardi Gras

Mesa Arts Center
February 11, 2018
Kevin Clark, the Leader of the Dukes of Dixieland, helps us celebrate with a musical party through New Orleans. There will be a…

Chopin by Candlelight

Mesa Arts Center
February 15, 2018
In Chopin by Candlelight, British-Australian pianist Piers Lane will enchant the audience with a complete account of the…

Jake Shimabukuro

Mesa Arts Center
February 21, 2018
Compared to the likes of Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix, ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro is bringing his lightning-fast fingers…

Cameron Carpender

Mesa Arts Center
February 24, 2018
Cameron Carpenter is having a ball smashing the stereotypes of organists and organ music, all the while generating…


Mesa Arts Center
March 4, 2018
Direct from sell-out seasons in London, Hong Kong and Edinburgh comes the mind-blowing vocal show Gobsmacked. This…


Mesa Arts Center
March 11, 2018
Excellent, outstanding, striking, and impressive? It’s the definition of Lollapalooza and the Salt River Brass! Join them for…

Beethoven Under the Stars

Mesa Arts Center
March 19, 2018
Witness the complete Beethoven String Trios. These virtuostic masterpieces were the precursor to his legendary Quartets.…

David Archuleta

Mesa Arts Center
April 14, 2018
David Archuleta became a star at just 16. In 2008 more than 30 million television viewers fell in love with his angelic voice…

Magical Music Tour

Mesa Arts Center
April 29, 2018
Closing the 30th season, they go on a Magical Music Tour of music from around the world. They'll travel through time to…