In Your Neighborhood: September

In Your Neighborhood: September

Posted 08/28/2017

The “official” end of summer is near, but there are plenty of fun activities to be enjoyed after Labor Day weekend. Be sure to take a break from school activities and get out to experience some of these amazing events happening throughout September.

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera exhibit at the Heard Museum
Friday, September 1 through Sunday, September 4th

This weekend will be your last chance to see the enchanting works of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at the Heard Museum. Due to overwhelming support, the exhibition has been extended through Labor Day weekend. Admission to the special exhibit is $7 in addition to the museum’s general admission fee.

City Lights Movie Nights Featuring Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
Friday, September 8

Every second Friday of the month, bring friends, family and blankets to CityScape and enjoy a free movie at Patriot’s Park. This month’s feature is Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory.

102nd Annual Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo
Tuesday, September 2 through Thursday, September 4

Put on your cowboy hat and make your way to the Sonoita Fairgrounds for one of the oldest Old West rodeos in the country. You won’t want to miss barrel racing, a wild-horse race, team roping and more. Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for kids aged 6-12. Free admission for children under 5.

Enclave at The Meadows Neighborhood Gathering
Saturday, September 9 from 12-3pm

Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of our third and final neighborhood at The Meadows! Enjoy tours of the model homes, live music and delicious food. The Meadows is located at the northwest corner of Deer Valley Road & 91st Avenue in Peoria.

Junk in The Trunk Vintage Market
Friday, September 15 through Sunday, September 17

Can’t get enough of thrifting unique antique finds? Don’t miss Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market at Scottsdale’s WestWorld where more than 170 artists and vendors will be selling one-of-a-kind treasures.

Greek Festival 2017
Thursday, September 21 through Sunday, September 24

Opa! Embrace traditional Greek food, music, dancing, cooking lessons and more at Tucson’s 2017 Greek Festival. The festival is free for children under 12 and seniors 65 and older. $3 regular admission.

Arizona’s Salsa Trail
Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30

Are you a salsa aficionado? Then this free festival might be for you! Arizona’s Salsa Trail celebrates the annual SalsaFest at Safford Town Square in Tucson with a salsa challenge, jalapeno eating competition, vendor marketplace, food booths and more. Bring the whole family for a good time and a little spice.