Special Events


Special Events

 Tres Rios Nature Festival

This unique event focuses on the rich diversity of wildlife, habitat, history and culture of the Gila River corridor. Come enjoy the outdoors with kayaking, canoeing, fishing, bird watching, and hiking. The Festival also incorporates live entertainment, arts & crafts, food and much more. www.tresriosnaturefestival.org

  • April 1 & 2, 2017

Neighborhood Movie Nights

Bring a chair, invite the neighbors, as Avondale sets up an outdoor movie in your neighborhood.

  • March 25 Rancho Santa Fe Neighborhood, Avondale
  • APRIL 29  Donnie Hale Park, 10857 W 4th St, Avondale KidFest 


Join us as we celebrate the Week of the Young Child – Families will enjoy bounce activities, entertainment, services and programming geared toward young children, food and lots of fun for the whole family. www.avondalekidfest.com

  • April 8, 2017 from 10am - 1pm

Avondale celebrates all sorts of special events throughout the year. Below is a list of events hosted by the City of Avondale annually.  In addition, Avondale’s parks and facilities hosts dozens of special events, tournaments and other celebrations, organized by external organizations throughout the year!

  • Billy Moore Days 
  • Avondale Veteran’s Day Fun Run & Challenge 
  • Southwest Valley Writer’s Conference 
  • Goodyear Farms Historic Cemetery Dia de los Muertos Festival 
  • Mayor’s Challenge Golf Tournament 
  • WinterFest 
  • Tale of Two Cities Parade & Festival – An International Celebration 
  • Tres Rios Nature Festival
  • KidFEST
  • Avondale Fiesta
  • Memorial Day Celebration

City special events are coordinated by the Department of Parks, Recreation & Libraries. For more event details visit the calendar pages, or www.avondaleaz.gov/events; 623-333-2400