It’s starting to warm up and festival season is starting to ramp up! Here are your events to plan for this coming February.
Gilbert Food Truck Thursday
February 2nd at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM | Mesquite Park, 2030 E Mesquite St, Gilbert, AZ 85296
oin us in the East Valley for Gilbert Food Truck Thurs!! Every month, 1st & 3rd Thurs of each month.
Dinner & Dessert for the whole family!
Tasty Food Trucks, Music & Fun!!
Come Hungry & Support Local – FREE to Park ~ Pet Friendly
Bring your family & tell a friend to join you @ Gilbert Food Truck Thursday, every month on the 1st & 3rd Thurs of the month.
Featuring Tasty Food Trucks, Family Friendly Music by DJ Jonny (weather permitting) and even an awesomely spacious playground to play on. Take your dinner to go, or stay & make it a picnic in the park! Huuuuuuge covered ramadas & plenty of room on the grass, just bring a blanket to relax while the kids play & burn off all that mid week extra energy.
Tired of the same old food, just don’t want to cook again or looking for something different for dinner???? 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!
For more information, please visit eventbrite.
Super Bowl Experience
February 4th, 5th, 9th -11th with 10:00 AM start | Phoenix convention Center & Venues, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
The NFL takes over Downtown Phoenix starting February 4 with Super Bowl Experience presented by Lowe’s at the Phoenix Convention Center. Experience the NFL’s football theme park with interactive games like the 40-yard dash, get star player autographs, take photos with the Super Bowl Rings and Vince Lombardi trophy, and visit NFL Shop. It’s the ultimate Super Bowl Week event with fun for all ages. Tickets start at just $20 with no hidden fees. Admission for kids under 12 is FREE.
Get tickets at SuperBowl.com/experiencetickets today! The NFL OnePass app is required for entry into Super Bowl Experience presented by Lowe’s.
February 3rd – 5th at 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM | Park & Ride, Main St & Sycamore, 107 N sycamore, Mesa, AZ 85201
Asia is a colorful continent full of exciting events going on at any time of the year including religious, traditional and cultural festivals. Here’s what to expect in the annual Asian Festival in Mesa’s Asian District:
A celebration of diversity that presents experiences that deepen our knowledge and understanding of Asian Culture, traditions and heritage and enhancing unity through arts and culture, including rich, colorful Asian culture, performances, arts and crafts, food and tradition.
Cultural events and educational programming, such as concerts, student exchange, exhibition, performing art, lecture and business forum collaborating with many talented artists, renowned professional and business leaders and governments.
An exhibit and tribute to Asian community members who have served in our military.
The festival connects community with the culture of Asia and allows attendees to visit educational marketplace booths depicting the life, culture and beauty of Asian communities. It is a unique extravaganza that includes artifact displays and hands-on activities such as traditional fashion show, Asian cuisine, calligraphy, game, lantern making and tea ceremony.
For more information on this event, please visit AsianFestivalAZ.com.
Angry Crab Shack Southwest Cajun Fest
February 4th at 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM | Dr. AJ Chandler Park, 178 E Commonwealth Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225
Beads will fly, brass bands will boom and seafood boils will simmer during the ninth annual Angry Crab Shack Southwest Cajun Fest on Feb. 4! Headlining performers Buckwheat Zydeco Jr. and the Ils Sont Partis Band will bring an authentic blend of rhythm and blues tunes to the streets of Chandler, joined by jugglers, stilt walkers, magicians, street performers and more. Cajun cuisine aficionados will enjoy dishes like gumbo, seafood boils, frog legs and beignets served up by Angry Crab Shack. Tickets are on sale now with general admission tickets starting at $25.
For more information on this event, please visit forty8live.
WM Phoenix Open
February 6th – February 12th | Event times vary by day | TPC Scottsdale, 17020 N Hayden Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Annually sporting the largest crowds on the PGA Tour, the Waste Management Phoenix Open has gained legendary status for being unlike any other golf tournament.
If you are visiting for the first time, hole 16 is a must-see. With stadium seating and lively crowds, the fan experience at this hole more comparable to a Phoenix Suns game than a traditional PGA Tournament. Visit the website for more information including a list of events and concerts throughout the week.
For more information on this event, please visit WM Phoenix Open.
Downtown Chandler Fine Art & Wine Festival
February 17th – 19th at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Daily | Downtown Chandler, 3 S Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225
Thunderbird Artists, producer of award-winning fine art and wine festivals, is partnering with the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership to bring 125 juried fine artists to the Southeast valley.
Patrons love strolling throughout spectacular paintings, bronzes, glass, stone, copper, clay sculptures, photography and jewelry.
For more information on this event, please visit Thunderbird Artists.
Artists of the Superstitions Olive Mill Show
February 18th at 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM | Queen Creek Olive Mill Marketplace, 25062 S Meridian Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142
Our Olive Mill show gives you a great reason to see a beautiful venue at which you can wander in the trees and relax, as you spend the day in the Queen Creek area, shopping, lunching, AND meeting with our artists and seeing their latest work.
Who knows, you may even find a very special piece of art or jewelry that speaks to you and says take me home!
The Superstition Mountains have inspired the artists of our group to make their art, like so many since ancient times, in many different ways. The area inspires all with its gorgeous desert scenery, a wide variety of wildlife that roams the wilderness, and many gorgeous gems,minerals and colors, all of which get incorporated into our art.
The Olive Mill is also a very interesting and special place, and we hope you will come out for a beautiful day of browsing in a park-like setting. Here you will experience finely crafted olive oil for sale in their gift shop, plus coffee, pizza and sandwiches. You can tour the Olive Mill for a fee.
The Artists of the Superstitions is a juried art group of award-winning artists formed in 2007. At the AOTS Fall Olive Mill show, visitors will have the opportunity to view and purchase fine art from our members displaying their creations in Beads, Fabric, Gemstones, Glass, Gourds, Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Pottery, Silver, Sculpture, Wood, and more.
More detailed information for this show may be found at the Artists of the Superstitions website, www.artistsofthesuperstitions.com, or email your questions to:email@example.com
February 24th – 26th at 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Daily | Bell Bank Park, 6321 S Ellsworth Rd, Mesa, AZ 85212
The classic indoor adventure is back! Jurassic Quest and our sky-scraping dinosaurs bring supersized family fun – only here can you get up close to life-size, realistic dinos, and even see them move and roar! Whether the dinos had skin that was scaly, feathers or fur, Jurassic Quest has spared no expense to bring the dinosaurs to life.
For more information, please visit Tixr.com.
A Fun Evening of Magic!
February 25th | Event times Vary | Carnival of Illusion, Mesa Arts Center, 1 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201
Direct from Hawaii… The Carnival of Illusion Theater features SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMERS and veterans of magic, John and Mari Lynn Shryock. John is a headliner at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, performed at a Presidential Inaugural Ball, a magic inventor, and is a sleight of hand expert at the #1 Show in Maui, Hawaii: Warren & Annabelle’s Magic Nightclub. Mari Lynn, is a classically trained dancer, magic entertainer, and performed in Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey Circus.
Together, this magical duo has toured the world with performances on cruise ships, nightclubs, conventions, resorts, as well as the television series Masters of Illusion, and at the World-Famous Magic Castle in Hollywood.
Just 15 miles east of downtown Phoenix is the newest, largest, and most expensive arts complex in Arizona!!! This beautiful, state-of-the-art $100 million Mesa Arts Center is home to five art galleries, fourteen art studios, four theaters, and the Carnival of Illusion Mesa home since 2015.
The show is held in a 99-seat boutique setting with the performers not on a raised stage. For maximum visibility, there is floor and tiered seating with never more than two rows of chairs ahead at the same height. Check Ticket Availability at https://www.carnivalofillusion.com/.
February 25th – 26th (multiple show times per day) | Tempe Beach Park, 80 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281
The Zoppé Family Circus welcomes guests into an intimate, 500 seat tent for a one-ring circus that honors the history of their old-world Italian circus tradition. Starring Nino the clown, the circus is propelled by a central story (as opposed to individual acts) that features acrobatic feats, equestrian showmanship, canine capers, clowning and plenty of audience participation.
For more information, please visit Innings Festival.