See also the Events Calendar.
Residents of North Phoenix are typically 30 to 50 minutes from the main sports and entertainment complexes in Central Phoenix, Glendale and Scottsdale, including several theaters and music venues, University of Phoenix Stadium (Cardinals football), Talking Stick Arena (Suns, Mercury, Rattlers) and Gila River Arena (Coyotes hockey).
Here are a few of the nearby entertainment venues:
See In&Out Magazine for a complete list of NoPho events. It’s mailed to 21,000 homes each week and available as a PDF download here.
Kids will rehearse with adult members of the North Valley Symphony Orchestra, then perform a concert at the all-day Spring Strings Festival in April. Registration is open now.
Rescue groups from around the Valley with gather Saturday at Anthem Community Park with hundreds of dogs, cats―even rats and bunnies—ready for a second chance to find a forever home. The event is open to the public.
Weather permitting, a total lunar eclipse Sunday night, Jan. 20, will be visible from North Phoenix as well as all of North and South America. It will be easy to view. Just grab the kids or your friends or neighbors and go out and look up. See our complete guide for times and what to look for.
Tickets are on sale for ProMusica's 2nd Annual Musical Champagne Salon, slated for Feb. 9 in "an exquisite private home in the Anthem Country Club." Music by soloists and small ensembles, plus hors d'oeuvres, desserts, champagne and wine.