11/3: Salute to Veterans, El Mirage Gateway Park 6:30-10am Pancake breakfast. 7am 5K begins, 11am The Vietnam Traveling Wall opens for viewing and remains open for 24 hours. 12 noon-9pm enjoy a Car Show, Military Displays, various bands, a Kid’s Zone and much more. Admission and attractions are FREE.
11/3-4: Litchfield Park Fall Festival of the Arts. Sample wines, browse the art, taste culinary creations and savor the outdoors. Stroll along tree-lined sidewalks and lush gardens while you explore juried artist exhibits and learn from the geniuses behind the creations. This event provides something for guests of all ages to enjoy and promises a unique lineup of never-before-seen work. FREE, 9am-5pm, Downtown Litchfield Park.
Arizona Broadway Theater:
One night only, 11/4 – a tribute to Elton Jon
Through 11/9 – Sweeny Todd.
Starting 11/22 – Elf the Musical.
Visit www.azbroadway.org for tickets and showtimes
Arizona Music fest:
11/8: Vanessa Williams
11/16: Sara Evans
11/22: Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll
11/11: Veterans Day Parades
Downtown Phoenix @ 11:00 am – at Montebello & Central runs southbound, then turns East on Camelback Road, and then turns South on 7th Street and de-stages at Indian School Rd.
Surprise – Pancake breakfast @ 7:30 am, parade starts at 10am. Surprise Recreation Campus, Bullard Ave.
11/16: Fall Demolition Derby @ the Buckeye Arena (802 N. 1st St.), 7- 9:30 pm, gates open at 5:30 pm
Food & Drink, Vendors, Lawn Mower Racing. Tickets: Adults – $10, Children (6-12) – $5, Ages 5 & under- FREE, Family special (2 Adults & 2 Children) – $25
11/16-17: Mac & Cheese Fest – Immerse yourself in a Mactopian Feast of the best Mac & Cheese in the Valley as restaurants compete to win the Golden Noodle Trophy. Salt River Fields, Scottsdale! General Admission Tickets: $15, kids $5., 3 & under Free, Tasting and Drink Tickets Sold Separately.
Opening weekend 11/29-30: Celebrate another year of Glendale Glitters. This award-winning holiday light event has become a family tradition across the Valley and Arizona with 1.6 million twinkling lights across 16 blocks.