Surprise, Arizona

Upcoming Events in Surprise Arizona


25 - 27 Thunderbird Artist Fine Arts and Wine Fesitval - The festival will be made up of juried fine art and selected fine crafts produced by artists working in mediums such as clay, glass, stone, wood, paper, copper, metal and bronze, and include fine jewelry, according to Thunderbird Artists Director Judi Combs. Attendance is expected to be between 8,000 and 10,000 with anywhere from 75 to 150 artists participating from around the country.

Address: Surprise Recreation Campus, 15930 N. Bullard Ave. , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-266-4500 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


30 - 31 Art is Alive Arts and Cultural Festival - Live Entertainment; 60 + LOCAL Artists booths of fabulous original artwork: Clay artistry, painting, photography, glass work, gourd work, mixed media; Bonita Lovett World Famous Hip Hop Dancer; FOOD; Children's Plein Air CONTEST; Ability – Not Disability art for persons with disabilities. 10 am - 7 pm Sat - Sun April 6 and 7 2013

Address: 15960 N Bullard Ave, Surprise AZ , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-640-5229 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 623-544-1550
Fee: Free

30 - 31 Art is Alive - Meet West Valley Artists and see their work as you stroll through the grassy, lakeside area. Enjoy music, demonstrations & hands-on pottery wheel.

The Tohono O'odham Nation dancers will perform as well as the World Famous Professional Dancer "Bonita Lovett" who will give a Hip Hop workshop on Saturday and Sunday with workshop participants.

WHAM Art Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit art organization. Proceeds are used to produce the annual arts festival and are used to continue Art Education and Exhibits throughout the Northwest Valley.

Address: Surprise Community Park 15960 N. Bullard Avenue, Surprise, AZ , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-640-5229 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

20 Surprise's EGG-Stravaganza - This FREE family event starts at 9 am and will feature egg hunts, Mr. & Mrs. Bunny, Party Hats and spring bonnets, carousel rides, petting zoo, inflatables, face painters and balloon twisters. 9:30a.m. - Noon

Children participating in the hunt should bring baskets or bags to hold treats and eggs.

Egg Hunt Times:
9:30a.m. - 2 years and under (1 parent allowed on the field)
10:00a.m. - 3 years old (1 parent allowed on the field)
10:30a.m. - 4 years old (1 parent allowed on the field)
11:00a.m. - 5 years old
11:30a.m. - 6 years old
12:00p.m. - 7 & 8 years old
12:30p.m. - 9 & 10 years old

Handicap Accessible

Address: Kansas City Practice Fields, 15850 N. Bullard Ave. , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-266-4500 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


4 Five-Star Fourth Community Park Event - Live Entertainment, Food, Fireworks, and Fun! Activities include roaming clowns, magic show, family picnics. 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Bring blankets and lawn chairs.

Address: Surprise Community Park, 15953 N. Bullard Ave. , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-266-4530 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


5 Sun City Grand OKTOBERFEST - Over 200 vendors displaying items from jewelry to hand-painted shabby cottage chic decor to clothing, handmade crochet items, holiday crafts, handbags, pottery, original paintings, and much much more. Food, entertainment fill the air with this yearly event for the whole family. Free admission. DIRECTIONS FROM PHOENIX: west on Bell road, go beyond Reems, take a right at the SUN CITY GRAND entrance where you will see a gorgeous waterfall. Follow the signs. 9am to 4pm.

Address: Sun City Grand, Surprise, Arizona , Surprise, Arizona
Ph: 623-546-7455 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Surprise Stadium

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