PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – If you’re looking for fun activities this weekend, we’ve got you covered throughout the Phoenix area and throughout the Valley. Check out this week’s program for the M3F Music Festival, Chandler Car Cavalcade, Sun Devil Classic and more!
Find everything you need for your plans below.
March 3-5 – The Sound of Music
Arizona Opera – 1635 N. Central Ave. | March 3 & 4: 7:30pm; March 5: 2 p.m
You remember the songs, the themes and the characters – the Sound of Music and its story by Maria Von Trapp has arrived at the Arizona Opera! All sets, props and costumes for this production are co-produced by the Houston Grand Opera and the Glimmerglass Festival. Secure your tickets here!
4th-5th March – M3F Music Festival
Margaret T Hance Park – 1200 N 1st Street | March 4th: 13:30-23:00; March 5: 1:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m
M3F Fest is back in the Valley and ready to bring some live music to Arizonans all weekend long. Artists include Quinn XCII, Purple Disco Machine, COIN and headliners Maggie Rodgers on Friday and Jamie XX on Saturday. All proceeds from the festival go to Arizona nonprofit organizations. To purchase tickets, click or tap here.
5th-6th Annual Mask Alive Festival of Masks!
Pioneer Park – 526 E. Main St. | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m
The Mesa Cultural Coalition is hosting the 6th consecutive year celebrating the global tradition of mask-wearing. There will be representatives from all corners of the world, from Mexico to Japan, West Africa, Egypt and more. The event is free and there will be something for all ages.
March 3-5 – Sun Devil Classic
Farrington Stadium – 510 S Athletes Pl. | Game times vary
Want to enjoy a cold beer and hot dog this weekend while cheering on the Sun Devil softball team? Six teams compete against each other in the Sun Devil Classic. The Sun Devils are up against the New Mexico Lobos, Charlotte 49ers, Boise State Broncos, Michigan State Spartans and Houston Cougars. Games begin at 11 a.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 12 p.m. on Sunday. To view the full schedule or to purchase tickets, click or tap here.
March 4 – The 2nd Chandler Car Cavalcade
Glendale Civic Center – 5750 West Glenn Drive | 10am – 4pm
Bring your classic or muscle car, street machine or hot rod to this awesome 2nd annual event! This cavalcade is part of the City of Chandler’s Open House event celebrating public safety. This is a family-friendly event and if you just want to come for the action, tickets are free! Donations are welcome. Would you like to register your vehicle? The fee is $30 and you can reserve it here!
March 3-4 – Beer, Bourbon, BBQ
dr AJ Chandler Park – 3 S Arizona Ave | 3 March: 16:00-23:00; 5 March: 12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m
Ready for two days of beer, BBQ, bourbon and music just in time for outdoor grilling season? The Beer, Bourbon, BBQ Festival comes to downtown Chandler for family-friendly fun! There will be live music and plenty of cocktail and beer tastings. Don’t worry for the under 21s – there will be games perfect for all ages! Get your tickets online in advance and save $5 on Friday and $7 on Saturday! Children under 6 years are free. More information about the event can be found here. To purchase tickets, click/tap here.
3rd-5th March – Phoenix Scottish Games
Gilbert Regional Park – 3005 E. Queen Creek Road | 10am – 4pm
It’s that time of year again! The Scottish Games are back in Gilbert and you shouldn’t miss it. There will be plenty of entertainment, dancers, musicians, family-friendly competitions and much more. Single, two and three day tickets are available. Click here to find out more!
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