Below you’ll find some of the main indoor and outdoor venues for entertainment and recreation in the area. To see the big list of events in the NoPho region, see latest In&Out Magazine (PDF downloads here).
The region offers an amazing mix of big-city attractions and wide open desert, with several mountains preserved for hiking and a large recreational lake (Lake Pleasant) just 20-40 minutes away from most neighborhoods. Being at the very northern edge of the metro area, North Phoenix is a gateway to Sedona and Flagstaff via I-17. Downtown Phoenix is 30-40 minutes away, and Scottsdale is even closer.