Salt River Fields, home to spring training baseball for the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies is not just a facility for baseball. They are hitting it out of the park this fall with events for everyone. Fill your social calendar with an event almost every weekend in October.
Enjoy one of the Valley’s biggest celebrations of beer with activities for the whole family, great food, live music, a kid’s zone, interactive games and more. Enjoy new elements like the Octoberfest Arena of Entertainment and win cash and prizes in areas like the Octoberfest Cornhole Tournament! Come thirsty and hungry with over 50 different beverages, 12 different sausages, soft pretzels and more food than you can imagine!
Arizona Taco Festival
October 19-20, 2013
$12 general admission
Enjoy icy margaritas and spicy tacos all weekend long at the 4th Annual Arizona Taco Festival! This two-day event is considered by many to be heaven on earth. Last year, over 50 taco teams dished out nearly 100, 000 tacos! You can vote for your favorites and help award the $10, 000 cash prize that taco teams are battling for. Activities include Lucha Libre Wrestling, a Sombrero Pageant, taco eating contests, and a Chihuahua Beauty Pageant. Enjoy $2 tacos everywhere you turn! $12 for a single-day and VIP tickets are also available.
October 25 – 26, 2013
5pm – 10pm
$10 general admission for adults and $5 for children
Bring the entire family for a fun and festive Halloween experience at the 2nd Annual Balloon Spooktacular! Over 20 Hot Air Balloons will be on display to pass out over 1700 pounds of candy to all Trick-or-Treaters! Enjoy live music, food and beverages, a Kids Zone, vendor market, tethered Hot Air Balloon rides, a haunted house, fireworks, and much more! Your little ghosts and goblins will not want to miss this one!