Friday, March 7, 2014
Roots N’ Boots
The fourth annual festival will take place this weekend in Queen Creek. This festival features a carnival, rodeo and other family-friendly activities.
Details: 3-10pm, 22.50 for rodeo box seats,; general admission for 15.50, $10 for active military, $7 for children 12 and younger. Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre, 20464 E Riggs Rd, Queen Creek AZ
10th Annual Chili Cook Off Festival
Ahwatukee Foothills will host a three-day weekend of fun. Festivities include a Ferris Wheel and other rides, live music, craft booths, food vendors and a chili cook off.
Details: 10am-9pm, Ahwatukee Park, 4700 E Warner Rd, Phoenx. $5 chili-tasting kits; $25 for ride wristbrands.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Chandler Ostrich Festival
The annual festival takes place this weekend in Chandler. The festival features ostrich races, cowboy-horse show, motorcycle rides, live entertainment and much more.
Details: 10am-Midnight, 2250 S McQueen Rd, Chandler AZ
My Nana’s Salsa Challenge
Steele Indian School Park will be the host of the annual salsa challenge. Event will feature live music, a kids zone and over 90 individuals and restaurants offering family salsa recipes.
Details: 10am-6pm, 300 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix Tickets $15; $12 in advance.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Maricopa County Home and Garden Show
Check out the annual event at University of Phoenix Stadium. This event will feature several vendors displaying products and services from home improvement businesses.
Details: 10am-5pm, University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr, Glendale AZ. $5 for adults, $2 for ages 3-12
Litchfield Art and Culinary Festival
More that 250 artists are expected to be present at this year festival. The festival will feature fine dining, a variety of wines and works from several artists.
Details: 9am-5pm Saturday and Sunday, Downtown Litchfield Park, 101 W Wigwam Blvd. Free event