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Arizona State Fair

For more than a century, the Arizona State Fair has been a gathering place for residents from the far corners of the state. Guests come here to enjoy the richness and diversity of communities, to honor the past, celebrate the current and explore the future. Get out of your daily routine, and immerse yourself in a wonderland of amusement right in your backyard.

Arizona State Fair & Coliseum

1826 W. McDowell Road Phoenix, AZ

Date: October 4, 2019 to October 27, 2019

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time: 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Schnepf Farms Pumpkin and Chili Party

Throughout October, Schnepf Farms offers fun fall activities like hay rides, a 4-acre corn maze, a pumpkin patch, pig races and, of course, chili. Grab party food like a burger, chili dinner or succotash, and take a spin on exciting rides or the farm’s train. Fireworks light up the sky Friday and Saturday nights. Don’t forget to grab your Halloween pumpkin during your visit.

Schnepf Farms

24810 S. Rittenhouse Road Queen Creek, AZ

Date: October 3, 2019 to October 31, 2019

Time: Thursdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.


Arizona Coyotes vs. Boston Bruins

The Arizona Coyotes take on the Boston Bruins.

Gila River Arena

9400 W. Maryland Ave. Glendale, AZ

Date: October 5, 2019

Time: 6:00 PM



The first and only Scottsdale Oktoberfest will take place at the Scottsdale Fashion Square events area located on the north side of the mall on Scottsdale road.  Local food trucks and vendors serving classic German food will be on-site serving up delicious dishes including bratwurst, sauerkraut and spatetzle.

Scottsdale Fashion Square

4700 N. Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, AZ

Date: October 5, 2019

Time: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM


New Belgium’s Tour de Fat

This summer, New Belgium Brewing’s Tour de Fat, a traveling beer, music and bicycle festival, celebrates its 20th season offering a one-of-a-kind way to raise money for local non-profits, celebrate self-propelled two wheel travel, dress up in costume and be highly entertained by our touring band of ensemble comedians and world-class headlining musical talent.

Tempe Beach Park

80 W Rio Salado Pkwy Tempe, AZ

Date: October 5, 2019

Time: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM