Played annually here in The Valley since the early 1970s, The Fiesta Bowl is one of the biggest games in college football. And it’s all happening right here. Check out the Great Lawn for the official pregame party before the action -- there will be big-screen TVs, live entertainment, an all-you-can-eat buffet, and you get seven drink tickets with the $100 admission price.
Cost: Ticket prices vary
Dubbed the leader in classic car auctions, this Valley-based event happening at WestWorld of Scottsdale will showcase hundreds of the most sought-after automobiles on the auction block. Last year Barrett Jackson set 40 world auction records. And this year’s multi-day event is expected to be bigger, and more entertaining, than ever.
The 16th running of Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona is happening this month. And whether you’ve been training to run the half or full marathon or you’re just going to spectate and drink beer, there’s no shortage of fun to be had. Along the course there will be a series of Arizona bands playing music from varying genres. And stick around after the race to catch a show by this year’s Rock ‘n' Roll headliner.
Cost: Free for spectators