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West Valley March Events

Spring is here and so are all the March events!

1st Fridays West Valley Food Trucks in the Park

March 3rd at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM | Whyman Park, 2350 S 103rd Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85345

Tasty Food Trucks, Music & Fun!! Dinner & Dessert for the whole family!

Get outta of the house & eat al-fresco – Bring your family & tell a friend to join you @ 1st Fridays West Valley – Food Trucks in the Park every month on the 1st Friday of the month! Tired of the same old food or just don’t want to cook again???? We are too! So take the night off from cooking and support small businesses! All while enjoying tasty, cooked to order food truck dinner & dessert!

Featuring Tasty Food Trucks, Family Friendly Music by DJ Jonny, Kids Playground, Dog Friendly Walking Trails…soooooo much fun for everyone…you don’t want to miss this!!

For more information please visit Eventbrite.

M3F Music Festival

March 3rd – 4th, Event Times Vary | Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004

M3F Fest, North America’s most celebrated non-profit music festival. M3F donates 100% of festival proceeds to charity with a record $1.2 million donated last year and $4.4 million donated since 2004. M3F’s lineup will once again bring together an eclectic group of artists across the worlds of indie, pop, R&B, electronic, and more. This includes the beloved Grammy-nominated vocalist Maggie Rogers, forward-thinking English beatmaker and producer Jamie xx, French electronic duo Polo & Pan, Detroit singer Quinn XCII, and the off-kilter sounds of the multi-talented Toro y Moi.

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8th Annual Italian Festival

March 4th – 5th at 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM | Heritage Square, 115 N 6th St., Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phoenix’s Italian Festival will bring culture, food and entertainment to the Valley this month. Hosted by the Italian Association of Arizona, a local 501 c (3), this two-day celebration will take place at Phoenix’s Heritage Square and feature everything from live music and unique handcrafted Italian items to face painters and balloon makers for kids, plus the La Cucina Galbini Cooking Stage will host celebrity chefs and live cooking demonstrations.

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Melrose Street Fair

March 4th at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM | The Melrose Curve, 7th Ave between Indian School Rd & Campbell Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85013

The 20th annual one-day event spans over a half mile in the heart of Phoenix’s Melrose District on 7th Avenue from Indian School to Camelback Road.

The event is free to the public and features:
–200 local and independent artesans
–food trucks
–live music
–kids’ activities
–craft beer garden

Discover the unique local businesses long 7th Avenue and enjoy Chester’s Classic Car Show, which welcomes over 100 classic, antique and vintage cars, truck and hot-rods.

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Arizona Renaissance Festival

Every Saturday/ Sunday Feb 4th – April 2nd at 10:00AM – 6:00 PM | Arizona Renaissance Festival, 12601 E Highway 60, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118

The Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 16-stage theater, a 50-acre circus, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament and a feast — all rolled into one non-stop, day-long adventure. You never know what you will find on or off the stage! This unique outdoor event combines entertainment and wares reminiscent of what may have been found in a 16th Century European village market celebrating the arrival of the King and Queen to their shire. Walk through our gates to be transported back in time. Mingle with over 2,000 costumed characters, eat a giant roasted turkey leg; take part in games of chance and skill; cheer on your favorite knight; Shop in over 200 artisan shops and select an inimitable gift for that special someone; there is so much to see and do. Eat Drink and be Merry is the order of the day at the Village of Fairhaven.

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Harlem Globetrotters

March 5th with 2:00 PM Start| Desert Diamond Arena, 9400 W Maryland Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305

The Harlem Globetrotters 2023 World Tour presented by Jersey Mike’s Subs is coming with game like never before! Your favorite Globetrotter stars are bringing out their amazing basketball skill, outrageous athleticism and a non-stop LOL good time. Join the Globetrotters as they go head-to-head against the Washington Generals who will stop at nothing to try and defeat the world’s winningest team! In 2023, every fan is getting in on this action…that means YOU, so get ready! It’s GLOBETROTTER game time!

For more information please visit Desert Diamond Arena.

Wilderness Weekend Market

Every Sunday | 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Annually sporting the largest crowds on the PGA Tour, the Waste Management Phoenix Open has gained legendary status Join us for a weekend market featuring some of our favorite local makers! The market takes place in the beer garden every Sunday from 6-10 p.m.

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NASCAR Ruoff Mortgage 500 March Weekend

March 10th | Event times TBD | Phoenix Raceway, 7602 Jimmie Johnson Dr, Avondale, AZ 85323

Celebrating its fourth year, the three-night festival connects the city of Phoenix with the football and music communities as

Start your engines for the Ruoff Mortgage 500 March Weekend at Phoenix Raceway. The 2023 event is fast approaching, only to be beat by the speed and excitement of NASCAR.

You’ll enjoy non-stop action featuring on-track access to sign your name on the finish line, FanShield Infield Experience access to meet the drivers and go inside the garage, and enjoy the Midway festivities and campground parties alongside friends and family.

Come experience the full-throttle excitement that won’t leave your weekend on empty.

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Arizona Taco & Margarita Festival

March 11th at 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM | State Farm Stadium, 9591 W Sportsman’s Park North, Glendale, AZ 85305

The Arizona Taco & Margarita Festival is coming to The Great Lawn at State Farm Stadium on SATURDAY MARCH 11th, 2023
VIP Gates Open at: 11:00 AM
General Admission Gates Open at: 12:00 PM

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Peoria’s 2nd Saturdays

March 11th at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Old Town Peoria, Jefferson St & 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345

The City of Peoria and Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) announce the return of Second Saturdays. The night market is free to the public and takes place on the second Saturday of each month beginning October 8, 2022, through April 8, 2023. Second Saturdays will take place on Jefferson Street and 83rd Avenue in Old Town Peoria from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Each Second Saturday will feature a dynamic lineup of unique vendors, outdoor games, art installations, premier food trucks, live music, and a variety of local talent. “We are thrilled to bring back another year of Peoria’s Second Saturdays by connecting local artists and businesses to experience the best of our city’s traditions and community,” said Marylou Stephens, Arts, Culture, & Library Services Director.

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Vegan Social

March 11th at 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Second St & Roosevelt in DTPHX, 833 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Vegan Social is a an all-vegan monthly open-air feast in Phoenix that is free and open to the public. This open-air feast offers food, produce, drinks, and essentials in the morning and evening, every second and third Saturday of the month with a break June – August, resuming September of each year. Vegan Social features 50+ vegan and vegan-friendly vendors each month.

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Phoenix Vintage Market

March 11th at 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM | Uptown Phoenix, 1645 E Missouri St., #420, Phoenix, AZ 85014

A cherry-picked selection of 30 local vintage clothing, furniture, and retro nostalgia vendors. Hosted within a vibrant outdoor atmosphere hosting retail shops, restaurants, and bars in Uptown PHX. On-site coffee truck and live music; and the best part is FREE ENTRY!
PVM is a special collaboration between Picker’s Playground (vintage clothing market) and Phoenix General Store.

For more information please visit Eventbrite.

Destination Arizona Carnival Bacchanal

March 18th at 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM | Steele Indian School Park, 300 E Indian School Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85012

​The Annual Destination Arizona Carnival and Destination Arizona CaribFest feature a variety of performances with educational pieces that are enjoyable for your family.

With a variety of cultural groups, including our steel pan group, performers, Indian Dancers, the Fushicho Daiko Dojo group, and DJs.
As our guest of the events, you have the opportunity to not only watch and listen to live music, but also to be engaged in and participate in various Caribbean dance performances, play steel pan, and learn about the history of the Caribbean.

Our events welcome everyone from kids to parents wanting to have an enjoyable day with family and friends coming from all walks of life, coming together, and celebrating Caribbean Culture in Arizona!

Destination Arizona Carnival is not just an event, it is an opportunity to discover Caribbean Culture, heritage, and passion of being Caribbean!
Whether you come to dance, enjoy the evening, or hang out with friends and celebrate, everyone is guaranteed an incredible experience of music, dance, art, and fun.

For more information please visit

Arizona State Card Show: Spring Training Spectacular

March 24th – 26th at 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM | Phoenix Convention Center & Venues, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix

Join us for hundreds of tables of sports cards, collectibles, memorabilia, gaming cards (Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, Magic), coins, comics, Funko-Pops, & more! We will have autograph signers (names TBA), autograph authentication services, food, drinks, Trade Night, and some of your favorite hobby-related brands present at the show!

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Animals After Dark: That 70’s Cirque Show

March 24th at 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM | Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Pkway, Papago Park, Phoenix, AZ 85008

Join us at the Phoenix Zoo for a far-out evening that takes aerial acrobatics to the max!
This year’s cirque-style show, featuring local acrobats and performers, takes place in the far out 1970s, where everything was just a little more groovy, baby.
Bust out your vintage bell bottoms and join us as we follow two friends on an unexpected adventure of juggling, dance, aerial acrobatics, and more!
The evening will also include:
Animal meet & greets.
Digital commemorative photos.
Complimentary kettle corn plus one buffet and one drink ticket included per guest.
Additional beverages available for purchase.

Fundraiser presented by the Phoenix Zoo Auxiliary

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