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Best time to visit Phoenix, AZ

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8 THINGS TO DO IN PHOENIX, AZ (OCTOBER 06 - OCTOBER 15)

Arizona State Fair

Arizona State Fair

unconfirmedOctober 2022 • event

Cowboy hats and country music are a must at this traditional entertainment event of the American West

Tanque Verde Falls

Tanque Verde Falls

March–October • nature

A secluded waterfall with an easy access not far from Tucson

Stargazing

Stargazing

all year round (best from April to early July) • nature

The night sky in the capital city of Arizona is breathtaking

Tarantula Migration

Tarantula Migration

June–October  • nature

Every fall, thousands of tarantulas roam the desert looking for a mate

The Crack at Wet Beaver Creek

The Crack at Wet Beaver Creek

April–October • activity

An awesome hiking destination and a swimming hole

Weavers Needle

Weavers Needle

September–May • nature

A beautiful ascent for experienced climbers

Phoenix Halloween Events

Phoenix Halloween Events

mid-September–October • event

Celebrate fall with a variety of fun events throughout Phoenix

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

April–October  • nature

The capital of Arizona is home to several hummingbird species

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APS Electric Light Parade

APS Electric Light Parade

unconfirmedearly December 2022 • event

An annual event that lights up Phoenix for the holidays

Chandler Parade of Lights

Chandler Parade of Lights

unconfirmedearly December 2022 • event

See the iconic Tumbleweed Tree sparkle with colorful lights

Phoenix 4th of July Events & Fireworks

Phoenix 4th of July Events & Fireworks

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Enjoy numerous Independence Day celebrations in the heart of Arizona

Arizona Balloon Classic

Arizona Balloon Classic

out of rangeJanuary 28–30, 2022 • event

The premier hot air balloon race and festival in the state

Solar Spotlight at the Anthem Veterans Memorial

Solar Spotlight at the Anthem Veterans Memorial

out of rangeNovember 11 • event

Once a year, on Veterans' Day, the sun shines perfectly on this spot

Lantern Festival in Arizona

Lantern Festival in Arizona

unconfirmedTempe: November 12, 2022 • event

Water Lantern Festival is a huge lantern festival all over the USA, taking place in Arizona as well

Fantasy of Lights

Fantasy of Lights

unconfirmedNovember 25, 2022 • event

One of the best holiday events in Tempe, Phoenix

Cibecue Falls

Cibecue Falls

out of rangeMay–September • activity

Enjoy a refreshing pool by a secluded waterfall

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

canceledearly February 2022 • event

The popular cultural festival offers delicious food and entertainment

Phoenix Fan Fusion

Phoenix Fan Fusion

out of rangeMay 27–29, 2022 • event

Phoenix comic convention invites you to discover your inner geek

Christmas Lights in and near Phoenix, AZ

Christmas Lights in and near Phoenix, AZ

unconfirmedmid-November–mid-January • event

See Phoenix put on its holiday dress and transform into a glimmering wonderland

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

out of rangeDecember 31  • event

Enjoy the big city-based festivities!

Sandhill Crane Migration

Sandhill Crane Migration

out of rangeNovember–early March  • nature

Thousands of cranes spend winter in southeast Arizona

Cherry Blossom

Cherry Blossom

out of rangeFebruary 26–27, 2022 (virtual) • nature

Blooming cherry trees can be viewed in Northern Arizona and the Phoenix Valley

Reebok Ragnar Del Sol

Reebok Ragnar Del Sol

overJanuary 31–February 1, 2020 • event

An inspiring sunset chase in a beautiful Sonora desert

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