A Tribute to James Galanos

  • Phoenix Art Museum – 1625 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ
  • August 19, 2017 to January 7, 2018
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (602) 257-1880
  • Time: See website for museum hours
  • Price: Included with general admission

AltRealities

  • Mesa Arts Center – 1 E. Main St. Mesa, AZ
  • September 8, 2017 to November 26, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 644-6500
  • Time: Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m.-4 p.m.
  • Price: Free

Chapter Two

  • Herberger Theater Center – 222 E. Monroe St. Phoenix, AZ
  • October 5, 2017 to October 22, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 254-7399
  • Time: Show times vary, see website for details.
  • Price: Ticket prices vary, check website for details

Corn Maze and Fall Festival at Vertuccio Farms

  • Vertuccio Farms – 4011 S. Power Road Mesa, AZ
  • October 4, 2017 to November 5, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 882-1482
  • Time: 9am – 9pm Monday – Thursday; 9am – 10pm Friday and Saturday; 10am – 6pm Sunday
  • Price: $9 per person Monday-Thursday, $10 per person Friday-Sunday (Children 2 and younger free)

Dinosaurs in the Desert

  • Phoenix Zoo/Arizona Center for Nature Conservation
    455 N. Galvin Parkway Papago Park Phoenix, AZ
  • October 6, 2017 to April 30, 2018
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 286-3800
  • Time: See website for Zoo hours
  • Price: Adults $24.95; Children 3-13 $14.95

Grand Canyon Grandeur Exhibition

  • Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West – 3830 N. Marshall Way Scottsdale, AZ
  • August 17, 2017 to December 31, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Phone: (480) 686-9539
  • Price: Included with museum admission: $13, adults; $11, seniors (65+) and active military; $8, students (full-time with ID) and children (6-17); free to museum members and children 5 and under.

Hedwig and the Angry Witch at Phoenix Theatre

  • Phoenix Theatre – 100 E. McDowell Rd Phoenix, AZ
  • September 27, 2017 to October 15, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 254-2151
  • Time: Show times vary by day. See website for details.
  • Price: Tickets start at $35

Mamma Mia! at Phoenix Theatre

  • 100 E. McDowell Rd – Phoenix, AZ
  • September 7, 2017 to October 15, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 254-2151
  • Time: Show times vary, see website for details.
  • Price: Tickets start at $35

Memories of October and November

  • Herberger Theater Center – 222 East Monroe Street Phoenix, AZ
  • October 6, 2017 to November 27, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (602) 254-7399
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Of God and Mortal Men

  • Heard Museum – 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ
  • October 7, 2017 to April 15, 2018
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 252-8840
  • Time: Monday-Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm, Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm
  • Price: Included with museum admission

Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo

  • Phoenix Art Museum – 1625 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ
  • September 7, 2017 to December 31, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (602) 257-1880
  • Time: See website for Phoenix Art Museum hours
  • Price: $5 for all ages, plus general admission (required)

Pumpkin Days and Corn Maze at Tolmachoff Farms

  • Tolmachoff Farms – 5726 N. 75th Ave Glendale, AZ
  • Dates: October 5 – 15, Oct 17 – 22, Oct 24 – Oct 29, Nov 2 – 5, 2017
  • Phone: (602) 999-3276
  • Time: October Hours: Closed Monday. Tuesday–Thursday 12 p.m.–8 p.m.; Friday 12 p.m.–11 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.–11 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.–8 p.m. November Hours: Closed Monday-Wednesday. Thursday–Friday 12 p.m.–8 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Price: $12 for ages 2 and up

The Rennard Strickland Collection of Western Film History Exhibition

  • Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West – 3830 N. Marshall Way Scottsdale, AZ
  • August 17, 2017 to September 30, 2018
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Phone: 480-686-9539
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Included with museum admission: $13, adults; $11, seniors (65+) and active military; $8, students (full-time with ID) and children (6-17); free to museum members and children 5 and under.

Arizona State Fair

  • Arizona State Fair & Coliseum – 1826 W. McDowell Road Phoenix, AZ
  • October 6, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (602) 252-6771
  • Price: $10 Adults, $5 Children 5-13 & Seniors 55+ (Children under 5 get in free.)

MacDonald’s Ranch Pumpkin Patch

  • MacDonald’s Ranch – 26540 N Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, AZ
  • October 4, 2017 to October 30, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (480) 585-0239
  • Time: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Closed Tuesdays and at 1 p.m. on October 31
  • Price: Monday-Friday, $10; Saturday and Sunday, $12

Ales on Rails

  • Verde Canyon Railroad – 300 N. Broadway Clarkdale, AZ
  • October 5, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (800) 293-7245
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Luncheon $11, Beer tasting $4-10, First Class tickets to ride train $89.95

Meet Me In St. Louis

  • Hale Centre Theatre – Gilbert, AZ
  • October 12, 2017 to November 25, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 497-1181
  • Time: Show times vary, see website for details.
  • Price: $18-$32

Schnepf Farms Pumpkin and Chili Party

  • Schnepf Farms – 24810 S. Rittenhouse Road Queen Creek, AZ
  • October 5, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (480) 987-3100
  • Time: Thursdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Price: $19 (plus tax) per person

AZ Field of Screams

  • Tolmachoff Farms – 5726 N. 75th Ave Glendale, AZ
  • October 6, 2017 to October 28, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (602) 999-3276
  • Time: 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
  • Price: $20 for all ages

Cazo Dance Company Presents ‘Asylum: Resurrection’

  • Phoenix Center for the Arts – 1202 N 3rd St Phoenix, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to October 14, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Time: Friday 8 p.m.; Saturday 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Price: $20 general admission, $35 for VIP

Four Peaks Oktoberfest at Tempe Town Lake

  • Tempe Beach Park – 80 W Rio Salado Pkwy Tempe, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to October 15, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 350-8181
  • Time: Friday 5 p.m.-12 a.m.; Saturday 12 p.m.-12 a.m.; Sunday 12 p.m.-6 p.m.
  • Price: Free

Gary Owen

  • Stand Up Live – 50 W. Jefferson St. Ste. 200 Phoenix, AZ
  • Dates: October 13 – 15, 2017
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: $37-$47

Ghostfest Improv Marathon

  • The Torch Theatre – 4721 N. Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to October 14, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 456-2876
  • Time: See website for details
  • Price: $15 All Ghostfest pass; $10 for six hour pass; $5 Ghostfest Jr.

Man of La Mancha

  • Arizona Broadway Theatre – 7701 W. Paradise Lane Peoria, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to November 11, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (623) 776-8400
  • Time: Show times vary, see website for details.
  • Price: Ticket prices vary, check website for details

Mortimer Family Farms Pumpkin Fest and Corn Maze

  • Mortimer Family Farms – 12907 E. State Route 169 Dewey, AZ
  • Dates: September 29 – 1, Oct 6 – 8, Oct 13 – 15, Oct 20 – 22, Oct 27 – 29, 2017
  • Phone: (928) 830-1116
  • Time: Friday 12 p.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Columbus Day 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Price: $15 per person (Children 2 and under are free)

Phoenix Greek Festival

  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral – 1973 E. Maryland Ave Phoenix, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to October 15, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 264-2791
  • Time: 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday
  • Price: $3

PoeFest

  • Ghost Lounge in the Hotel San Carlos – 202 N Central Ave Phoenix, AZ
  • Dates: October 6 – 7, Oct 13 – 14, Oct 20 – 21, Oct 27 – 28, Oct 31, 2017
  • Phone: (888) 343-4228
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: $27 per entry, $10 Halloween Raven Reading

Rocker 7 Farm Patch Festival

  • Rocker 7 Farm Patch – 19601 W Broadway Rd. Buckeye, AZ
  • October 6, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (928) 415-1568
  • Time: Friday-Saturday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Price: $9 Friday, $10 Saturday/Sunday, ages 2 and under free

Ron Funches

  • Tempe Improv – 930 E University Dr. Tempe, AZ
  • Dates: October 13 – 14, 2017
  • Phone: (480) 921-9877
  • Time: Times vary by day
  • Price: $26

Switzerland, by Joanna Murray-Smith

  • Theatre Artists Studio – 4848 E. Cactus Road Ste. 406 Scottsdale, AZ
  • Dates: October 13 – 15, Oct 20 – Oct 22, Nov 3 – 5, 2017
  • Phone: 602-765-0120
  • Time: Friday and Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2:00pm
  • Price: $25 General Admission; $20 each for groups of 10 or more; Seniors age 65 and over and members of the military (active and retired) and $15 for students age 25 and under

Vintage & Vino

  • Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre – 20464 East Riggs Road Queen Creek, AZ
  • October 13, 2017 to October 14, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 808-6910
  • Time: Friday 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Price: $5

Arizona Coyotes vs. Boston Bruins

  • Gila River Arena – 9400 W. Maryland Ave. Glendale, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (623) 772-3800
  • Time: 6:00 PM
  • Price: Tickets start at $34.50

Arizona Taco Festival

  • Salt River Fields at Talking Stick – 7555 N. Pima Road Scottsdale, AZ
  • October 14, 2017 to October 15, 2017
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 270-5000
  • Time: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Price: Per day: General admission $12; VIP $100; Tequila Expo $20; Margarita Lover’s (Includes GA Ticket) $18

Best of Phoenix A’fare

  • Arizona Biltmore – 2400 East Missouri Avenue Phoenix, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
  • Price: $40 general admission; $70 VIP

Carnival of Illusion: An Evening of Old-World Magic

  • Multiple Locations – 2400 E. Missouri Ave Phoenix, AZ
  • Dates: September 2, Sep 9, Sep 16, Sep 23, Sep 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 16 Jan 20, Jan 26 – Jan 27, Feb 2 – 3, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24, Mar 3, Mar 10, Mar 17, Mar 24, Mar 31, Apr 7, Apr 14, Apr 21, Apr 28, May 5, May 12 – 13, May 19, May 26, 2018
  • Phone: (480) 359-7469
  • Price: See website for availability and ticket information.

Exotics Racing Driving Experience

  • Arizona Motorsports Park – 15402 W Camelback Rd Litchfield Park, AZ
  • Dates: October 14 – 15, 2017
  • Phone: (702) 405-7223
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: Starting at $99

Harry Styles

  • Comerica Theatre – 400 W. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (602) 379-2800
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: $59.50-$99.50

Harvest Fest at the Pioneer Living History Museum

  • Pioneer Living History Museum – 3901 W. Pioneer Road Phoenix, AZ
  • October 14, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
  • Phone: (623) 465-1052
  • Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Price: $10 online; $24 at gates. Children 2 and under are free.

Jim Pipkin and Friends: Around the Campfire

  • Higley Center – 4132 E Pecos Rd Gilbert, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (480) 279-7194
  • Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: $18 – $30.80

Mackelmore

  • Marquee Theatre – 730 N Mill Ave Tempe, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (480) 829-0607
  • Time: 6:30 PM
  • Price: $36

Movies in the Desert: Finding Dory

  • OdySea in the Desert – 9500 E. Via de Ventura Scottsdale, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (480) 951-2100
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Native American Connections Parade

  • 3rd Street and Oak heading north to Indian Steele Park
    4520 N. Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (602) 254-3247
  • Time: 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • Price: Free

Oh Wonder

  • The Van Buren – 401 W. Van Buren St. Phoenix, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (480) 659-1641
  • Time: 8:30 PM
  • Price: Tickets start at $20

Petroglyph Discovery Hike

Phoenix Rising vs Portland Timbers 2

  • Phoenix Rising FC – 751 N McClintock Dr, Scottsdale, AZ
  • October 14, 2017
  • Phone: (623) 594-9606
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: Tickets start at $10

Pumpkin Patch Train

  • Grand Canyon Railway – 1201 W. Route 66 Ste. 200 Flagstaff, AZ
  • October 7, 2017 to October 29, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
  • Phone: 1-800-843-8724
  • Time: 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm train departures
  • Price: Adult: $26, Children: $21 (ages 2-15)

Repositioning Paolo Soleri: The City Is Nature

  • Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art – 7374 East Second Street Scottsdale, AZ
  • October 14, 2017 to January 28, 2018
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Phone: (480) 874-4666
  • Time: Tuesday-Saturday 12 p.m.- 5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Price: $10 adults; $7 students

Latin Addiction

  • Desoto Central Market – 915 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ
  • Starting October 14, 2017
  • Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday
  • Phone: (347) 804-4213
  • Time: 9:00 PM to 2:00 AM
  • Price: $10

Third Sunday Pop-Up Market

  • DeSoto Central Market – 915 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ
  • Starting October 15, 2017
  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Sunday
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Touchdown Tailgate

  • Westgate Entertainment District – 6751 N. Sunset Blvd Glendale, AZ
  • Dates: October 15, Nov 9, Nov 26, Dec 3, Dec 10, Dec 24, 2017
  • Phone: (623) 385-7502
  • Time: Times vary. See website for schedule.
  • Price: Free

Walk with Wildlife Tours

  • Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center – 27026 N 156th St, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Ongoing
  • Phone: 480-471-3621
  • Price: $25/adult and $15 for children (3-12). Children 2 and under are free