Entertainment

Football in Greater Phoenix

Arizona Cardinals

The Cardinals play at the architecturally distinguished University of Phoenix Stadium in the western Valley city of Glendale, the site of Super Bowl XLIX in 2015. Check the website for information about 75-minute st…
Live Music in Greater Phoenix

Rhythm Room

Some of the Valley's best live acts take the stage at this small venue, where you feel like you're in the front row of every gig. It tends to attract more local and regional talent than big names, which suits us jus…
Opera in Greater Phoenix

Arizona Opera

Now in a new 28,000ft space downtown, the state ensemble produces five operas per season, usually big-ticket favorites such as Mozart's Magic Flute and Verdi's La Traviata. Performances are at Symphony Hall.
Blues in Greater Phoenix

Char's Has the Blues

Dark and intimate – but very welcoming – this blues and R&B cottage packs 'em in with solid acts most nights of the week, but somehow still manages to feel like a well-kept secret. No cover Monday through Wednes…
Baseball in Greater Phoenix

Arizona Diamondbacks

The Diamondbacks won the World Series in 2001, but the real draw of attending a baseball game here is downtown Chase Field, which features a retractable domed roof to help keep temperatures cool.
Classical Music in Greater Phoenix

Phoenix Symphony

Arizona's only full-time professional orchestra plays classics and pops, mostly at Symphony Hall and sometimes at other regional venues, from September to early June.
Basketball in Greater Phoenix

Phoenix Mercury

The women's NBA team plays professional basketball from mid-May to mid-August at the US Airways Center; they won the national championship in 2007 and 2009.
Performing Arts in Greater Phoenix

Phoenix Theatre

The city's main dramatic group puts on a good mix of mainstream and edgier performances. The attached Cookie Company does children's shows.
Hockey in Greater Phoenix

Arizona Coyotes

Hosted by the Jobing.com Arena, the Coyotes play from October to mid-April.
Basketball in Greater Phoenix

Phoenix Suns

The Suns play at the US Airways Center from late October to mid-April.