Special Events

EFFECTIVE TUESDAY, MARCH 17, 2020:

Out of an abundance of caution and to support other preventative measures underway, beginning Tuesday, March 17, 2020 the City of Glendale is instituting the following closures, suspensions and cancellations:

Indoor Parks & Recreation Centers 

  • Parks & Recreation facilities including the Adult Center, Foothills Recreation & Aquatic Center, O’Neil Recreation Center, Rose Lane Recreation Center, Heroes Regional Parks Recreation Building will all be closed.

Click here for a full list of services and facilities impacted.


The city of Glendale produces free family-friendly events, including downtown festivals and other events throughout the year, like the Touch-A-Truck event at Westgate Entertainment District in October, as well as the Folk & Heritage Festival at Historic Sahuaro Ranch in March. 



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Glendale Special Events (c/o Glendale Civic Center)
5750 W. Glenn Drive
Glendale AZ 85301
P:623-930-2299 Event Hotline