Greater Phoenix welcomes 15 Major League Baseball teams for Cactus League Spring Training every spring.
Sloan Park is the Cactus League Spring Training home of the Chicago Cubs.
Major League Baseball's Arizona Diamondbacks play at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix. The franchise has one World Series Championship from the 2001 season.
University of Phoenix Stadium
University of Phoenix Stadium is home to NFL's Arizona Cardinals, and is the only stadium in North America with a retractable roof and retractable field.
The Phoenix Suns (NBA) play at Talking Stick Resort Arena in downtown Phoenix.
The Phoenix Mercury are one of the original franchises in the Women's National Basketball Association. The Mercury captured the league championship in 2007 and 2009, and play at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Downtown Phoenix.
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Waste Management Phoenix Open
The highest-attended event on the PGA Tour plays at TPC Scottsdale, home of the world-famous 16th hole.
Salt River Fields at Talking Stick
Salt River Fields is the Cactus League Spring Training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies.
Phoenix Raceway hosts two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events each year in March and November and one IndyCar Series event.
Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction
From classic and one-of-a-kind vehicles to exotics and muscle cars, Barrett-Jackson attracts only the best. In addition to the amazing vehicles, attendees enjoy a lifestyle experience featuring fine art, fashion, and gourmet cuisine
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Talking Stick Resort Arena
Talking Stick Resort Arena is home to the NBA's Phoenix Suns, AFL's Arizona Rattlers and WNBA's Phoenix Mercury.
The Arizona Coyotes (NHL) play their home games at Gila River Arena in Glendale.
Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show
The association hosts the annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show, the largest of its kind in the world, with more than 2,400 of the finest Arabian and half-Arabian horses, trainers and breeders.
Credit: via Arabian Horse Association of Arizona