Scottsdale September 2022

Scottsdale September 2022 Events

Scottsdale September 2022 Events

Eat Your Way Through Phoenix During Restaurant Week!

Average temperature low and high: 75° - 100°
Although temperatures can drop to be slightly more comfortable at night, days are still pretty hot during September in Phoenix. At the tail end of Summer, the buzz and activity start to slow down, making the number of events pretty scarce. To escape the heat, take advantage of Restaurant Week! Experience delicious pre-fixe and discounted meals offered by hundreds of restaurants, while staying comfortable indoors with AC.

September Event Calendar

Hotfoot Hamster

Hotfoot Hamster

Lace up your best running sneakers for an exhilarating, albeit exhausting 6, 12, or 24-hour run. The Hotfoot Hamster run is hosted by Aravaipa Running on the manicured trail at the sprawling century-old Nardini Manor in Buckeye, Arizona. This is a winding, flat, USATF-certified 500-meter trail that was made specifically for runners. Registration is only open to 100 runners, so act fast. Start times for the 6-hour race begin at 1 pm, 7 pm, and 1 am. The 12-hour race start time is 7 pm, while the 24-hour start time is 7 am. Prepare for extremely high temperatures and sun exposure, and note that pacing is not permitted at this event. Register and find more information online today.

Alicia Keys

Enjoy a legendary evening with a live performance from one of the best and most-recognized R&B artists, Alicia Keys. Expect her to perform some of her nostalgic top hits from the 2000s as well as recently released music. Tickets start at $76; meet and greet packages are also available, starting at $2,200. You can purchase them online. 

 

Chocolate And Art Show

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Check out this sweet event that is sure to be any chocolate or art lover's dream. Pheonix's Chocolate and Art Show will feature artisan chocolatiers, live music, live body painting, local art and food vendors, and more. The event will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year. Tickets will be available online; early bird tickets are $15 until they run out, general admission tickets are $20. 

Goldrush Music Festival

Goldrush Music Festival

This is an electronic music event you need to see. You will find his three-day event of DJs, sonic journeys, and dubstep with artists from the UK, Germany, and the U.S. absolutely unmissable. Grab your tickets here.

Arizona Blues Showdown Finals

Arizona Blues Showdown Finals

Doors open at noon to hear the blues finalists' showdown. Lovers of blues music will have a great time hearing local bands and familiar songs. Vote for your favorite, or maybe pick up a CD from someone new. You can get more information here.

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Things to Do in Phoenix in September

Take a Canal Walk

Take a Canal Walk
Breweries, restaurants and art galleries are often found alongside Phoenix's long and winding canal system. Explore by the water and take in the scenery, especially in the Arcadia and Biltmore neighborhoods.

Casino Arizona

Casino Arizona
Test your luck and have a great time at Casino Arizona! this 48-foot-high, 100,000 square-foot casino is filled with things to do. There are 900 slot machines, about 50 blackjack tables, keno, and six restaurants. The casino also happens to hold one of the Southwest's largest collections of contemporary Native American art.

Check out the Pueblo Grande Museum

Check out the Pueblo Grande Museum
Take a step into history. Pueblo Grande Ruin and Irrigation Sites are pre-Columbian archaeological sites and ruins that you can walk through in Phoenix, Arizona. On a 2/3 mile trail,  you'll get to see replicated prehistoric houses and a look at how local natives lived in the dessert, using creative canals and integration systems.