Pool parties, good eats, festivals and more: They’re all part of the activities for Memorial Day weekend in Phoenix.


Visit a Military Veteran Memorial

The spirit of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice also lives on in this city: From the mighty mountain peak named after Lori Piestewa to the legacy of former Sun Devil and Arizona Cardinal Pat Tillman. Some history, however, is hidden in plain sight — which is why we've created this guide to Greater Phoenix's tributes to those who have served.


Lustre Rooftop Bar

May 27-29

Guests are invited to celebrate Memorial Day at LUSTRE Rooftop Bar at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix all weekend long. Chef will be grilling favorites + classic sides at a rooftop cookout and attendees can enjoy nightly live music.

2 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix


The Wigwam

May 27-29

Experience all sorts of activities at The Wigwam for Memorial Day, including Dj entertainment, family games, shows and more. 

300 E Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park


W Scottsdale

May 27

Enjoy an Memorial Weekend theme menu, with sounds by the resident DJs, special acts and delighters and sip on signature cocktails.

7277 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale


Tie-Dye Bubble Bash at Desert Ridge Marketplace

May 28

Explore color-filled bubble stations, get sudsy at the Splash Pad Foam Zone and enjoy live entertainment by Funergy, tie-dye crafts, giveaways and so much more.

21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix


Luckys Indoor Outdoor

May 29

The eclectic neighborhood joint is throwing a Pre-Memorial Day Party with live music, pollo, carne asada, pork, and veggie arepas from MozzArepas, and three DJs, including Gnarly Brown, OH Allen the DJ, and DJ Soloman starting at 9 p.m.

817 N. 2nd St., Phoenix


Foam Frenzy at Arizona Boardwalk

May 29-30

Bring the family for foam parties, fire truck water play photo ops, water squirter battle zone and other fun water activities.

9500 E. Vía de Ventura, Scottsdale


Pedal Haus Brewery

May 30

Anyone with a military ID will get 15% off their items. There will also be a specialty Brat and Tots deal that comes with a select Pedal Haus Brewery beer for $14 all day long.

214 E. Roosevelt St., Ste. 4, Phoenix


Roaring Fork

May 30

Diner can enjoy a buy one get free offer at this Scottsdale restaurant, including signature dishes such as pork tenderloin, duck breast and more. 

4800 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale