Events In Central Phoenix This Week November 3-9, 2023

Events In Central Phoenix This Week November 3 - November 9, 2023


Events In Central Phoenix This Week


Looking for fun events around Central Phoenix this week? You’re in for fun! From First Friday, to Movies in the Park, to markets and Fall fun. Check out some of the upcoming events and discover the best ways to savor these experiences.


First Friday Roosevelt Row Art Walk

The largest art walk in the nation is our beloved First Friday on Roosevelt Row! Immerse yourself in the vibrant arts and culture scene of Central Phoenix every 1st Friday of the month from about 6 to 10 pm. Stroll through Roosevelt Row and let the creative spirit of local artists captivate you. Check with galleries for specific times and choose your art walk path with the “Art Walk Map” provided on their website.

When: 1st Friday of every month, 6-10pm (check with galleries for specific times)

Location: Roosevelt Row. View the “Art Walk Map” in the link below to choose your art walk path.

Learn more here.


Roosevelt Row A.R.T.S. Market

The A.R.T.S. Market in Roosevelt Row CDC is your destination for art, culture, and community. Explore the vibrant local arts scene and connect with talented artists and artisans.

When: November 3rd, 2023 at 6pm

Location: Roosevelt Row CDC 922 N 5th St Phoenix, Arizona 85004


Roosevelt Row Food Truck Court

The International Roosevelt Row Food Truck Court is your place to be for some of the best food in Phoenix! Find the best tacos, international cuisines, and more! There is no place better to eat on your First Friday.

When: November 3rd, 2023 from 6-11pm

Location: 917 N 4th St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Check out the food truck list here.


First Fridays in the Garden (Free)

Celebrate the 1st Friday of each month from 5 to 7:30 pm at the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix. This free event offers a serene escape amidst beautiful greenery. Take in the peaceful ambiance and enjoy the beauty of the garden.

When: 1st Friday of every month, 5 – 7:30 pm

Location: The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ

Learn more here.


First Friday Children’s Museum (Free)

On the 1st Friday of every month from 5 pm to 9 pm, head to 215 N. 7th Street in Phoenix for a family-friendly adventure. The Children’s Museum opens its doors for free, offering interactive exhibits and fun learning experiences for kids of all ages.

When: 1st Friday of each month, 5pm – 9pm

Location: 215 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Learn more here.


Xanadu Coffee Night Market

Get your caffeine fix and more at the Xanadu Coffee Night Market on November 3rd from 6 to 10 pm. Located at 625 N 7th St, this market offers a delightful mix of coffee and local vendors, making for a perfect evening outing.

When: Nov 3rd 6-10pm

Location: 625 N 7th St Phoenix, AZ 85006

Learn more here.


Movies in The Park Biltmore Fashion Square

Starting on November 3rd and continuing throughout the month, catch classic films under the stars at Biltmore Fashion Square’s Center Lawn. The lineup includes “Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” “Home Alone,” and “Elf.” Bring your blanket and enjoy these movie nights in the park starting at 6 pm.

When: Nov. 3rd – 24th starting at 6pm

Where: Biltmore Fashion Square at the Center Lawn

Nov. 3rd Movie: Gaurdians of the Galaxy

Nov. 10th Movie: Ferris Buellers Day Off 

Nov. 17th Movie: Home Alone

Nov. 24th Movie: Elf 

Learn more here.


Conscious Coterie Marketplace

Happening every Friday in November and December from 10 am to 4 pm at Renovation Church Phoenix, the Conscious Coterie Marketplace is the place to discover unique, handcrafted treasures. Explore a variety of artisan goods and support local creators while enjoying a mindful shopping experience.

When: Every Friday November – December from 10 am – 4pm

Location: Renovation Church Phoenix, 5604 N. 24th St. Phoenix, AZ


Annual Arizona Fall Festival

Celebrate all things Arizona at the Arizona Fall Fest, the valley’s largest certified local event that brings our community together! This family-friendly, dog-friendly, and free event is a true showcase of the unique spirit of Arizona. Explore a diverse lineup of 200 vendors, proudly representing our state’s favorite local businesses.

When: Saturday, November 4th, 10am to 4pm

Location: Hance Park, 67 W Culver St, Phoenix, AZ

Learn more here


Grand Ave Festival

Experience the vibrant culture and creativity of the Grand Avenue arts district while exploring unique historic homes in this eclectic neighborhood. Mark your calendar for this exciting journey into the heart of Phoenix’s arts scene.

When: Saturday, Nov. 4 from 11am – 7pm

Location: Grand Ave

Learn more here.


Dia De Los Muertos 2023

Join the celebration of Dia De Los Muertos at the Desert Botanical Garden from November 4th to 5th, between 12 pm and 6 pm. This event is a colorful and cultural experience that honors the traditions and significance of this beloved holiday. Explore the beautiful displays and immerse yourself in the spirit of the Day of the Dead.

When: Nov 4 – Nov 5, 12 pm – 6 pm

Location: Desert Botanical Garden 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ

Learn more here.


PanAfrican Food Festival

Savor the flavors of Africa on Saturday, November 4th, from 12 to 6 pm at 1145 East Washington Street. The PanAfrican Food Festival is your gateway to a culinary journey through the diverse and delicious cuisines of the continent.

When: Saturday, November 4, 12 – 6pm

Location: 1145 East Washington Street Phoenix, AZ 85034

Learn more here.


Fall BBQ Cook Off & Sales Event

On Saturday, November 4th, from 11 am to 3 pm, head to 21001 North Tatum Boulevard #10 for a mouthwatering BBQ experience. Enjoy delicious food and explore the sales event for some fantastic finds.

When: Saturday, November 4 · 11am – 3pm

Where: 21001 North Tatum Boulevard #10 Phoenix, AZ 85054

Learn more here.


Phoenix Farmers Markets


Downtown PHX Farmers Market

The Downtown PHX Farmers Market is a hub of fresh produce, local artisans, and culinary delights. You’ll find a wide array of fruits, vegetables, meats, and dairy products here, along with handcrafted items and prepared foods.

Location: Phoenix Public Market, 721 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Saturdays: 7:30 am – 11:30 am


Uptown Farmers Market

Uptown Farmers Market is known for its diverse selection of fresh produce, organic products, and specialty goods. It’s a great spot to shop for unique finds and enjoy a variety of food vendors.

Location: 5757 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012

8 a.m. – 12 pm (May through October)
9 a.m. – 1 pm (November through April)

9 a.m. – 1 pm (October through April)
8 a.m. – 12 pm (May and June)


Roadrunner Park Farmers Market

Nestled in the lush greenery of Roadrunner Park, this market offers a relaxed atmosphere to shop for local fruits, vegetables, and homemade treats. You can also enjoy live music while you browse.

Location: 3502 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032

7 – 11 am (June through September)
8 am – 1 pm (October through May)

Get more info here


Ahwatukee Farmers Market

Ahwatukee Farmers Market is a favorite among the locals for its friendly vendors and a wide range of fresh produce, baked goods, and handmade crafts.

Location: 4700 E Warner Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85044

9 am – 1 pm (October through May)
8 – 11 am (​June through September)

Get more info here


Farmers Markets Near Phoenix


Tempe Farmers Market

Located in the heart of Tempe, this market is a gathering place for the community to enjoy the best of local food, art, and culture.

Location: 805 S Farmer Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281

Open daily: 8 am – 11 pm


Arrowhead Farmers Market (aka Momma’s Organic Market)

Momma’s Organic Market is committed to providing organic and sustainably produced products, making it a top choice for health-conscious shoppers.

Location: 7780 W Arrowhead Towne Center, Glendale, AZ 85308

Saturdays: 9 am – 2 pm


Gilbert Farmers Market

While technically in Gilbert, this market is worth the drive for its fantastic selection of produce, artisanal goods, and food vendors. It’s a great destination for a weekend outing.

Location: 222 N Ash St, Gilbert, AZ 85234

8 am – 12 pm (October through March/April)
7 am – 11 am (April/May through September)


Chandler Farmers Market

Chandler Farmers Market is known for its friendly atmosphere and high-quality local products. You can find everything from fresh vegetables to unique handmade crafts.

Location: 3 S Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225

Saturdays: 7 – 10:30 am


Old Town Scottsdale Farmers Market

This market in the heart of Old Town Scottsdale offers a blend of fresh, local produce and specialty items in a historic setting.

Location: 3806 N Brown Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Saturdays: 7 – 11 am

Get more info here


These events offer a diverse range of experiences for everyone in Phoenix to enjoy. Make the most of your week and explore the vibrant and exciting activities happening in our city!


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Hey Central Phoenix, we're David & Vanessa! We're here to share weekly information about the best events, restaurants, shopping, activities, and real estate in and around Central Phoenix, Arizona. Plus, the best hiking, biking, health and wellness options, new hot spots, family fun and more!