Our great town of Glendale, Arizona has it all. Sunshine and blue skies are almost a daily attraction and warm winter days make outdoor activities fun. Our football stadium that hosted Super Bowls 2015 and 2008 (and upcoming NCAA Final Four 2017) and hockey arena, alongside Westgate City Center, are a hub of activities, shopping and dining. The quaint, historic Old Towne and Catlin Court areas not only feature antique shopping and museums, but many festivals such as the Chocolate Affaire and Glendale Glitters with millions of Christmas lights sparkling for a two month period. Whether you are a resident or visitor, we hope you will discover all of Glendale with the help of GoGlendaleAZ.com!
With 3,700+ restaurants to choose from at Westgate, in Historic downtown, and all over, Glendale has a taste for everyone!
Glendale is Arizona's Antique Capital with many antique stores, boutiques, specialty shops, and cafes in the historic downtown area.
Luke Air Force Base is the largest jet fighting training base in the world.
Glendale is home to the NHL Arizona Coyotes, NFL Arizona Cardinals, Super Bowl 2015 and 2008, Cactus League Spring Training for the Dodgers and White Sox, Camelback Ranch Spring Training and the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.
SPECIAL EVENTS IN GLENDALE
Jul 15/17 – Maricopa County Home & Garden Show
Aug 3 – Duran Duran Paper Gods Tour
Aug 15 – Guns N' Roses Not In This Lifetime Tour
Aug 23 – Coldplay a Head Full of Dreams Tour
Sep 3 – BYU vs U of A Football Game
Sep 22 – 2016 Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions
Oct 2 – Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour
Live Music at Westgate City Center
Every Friday & Saturday Night
6:30 - 9:30 PM, Fountain Park
See who's playing this weekend
Every Wednesday, June 15 – August 10 at Fountain Park, 6-7:30 pm
Join us for free weekly summer fun! Enjoy music, games, prizes and dancing. Plus, meet your favorite film characters and get a free downloadable photo with them each week. Every week will offer a distinctive family-fun experience with different themes, unique games and new characters. Bring your swimsuit to cool off, splash and play in the nearby splash pad before, during and after the events.
Westgate Bike Night
Every Thursday, March 31 – June 30 at WaterDance Plaza, 5-9 pm
Downtown Glendale Summer Band Concerts
Concerts are at 8-9:15 pm at Murphy Park Amphitheatre, 58th Avenue and Glenn Drive
July 9: The Spirit of Adventure (music depicting our adventurous spirit, including "Pirates of the Caribbean", "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and "Jurassic Park")
July 16: Broadway and Beyond! (the music of Cole Porter, Marvin Hamlisch, Jule Styne, George Gershwin and others)
July 23: Audience & Band Choice (music chosen by vote of the audience and band as their favorites. Voting will take place during concerts 1-6 in such categories as: favorite march, favorite movie, favorite polka, etc.)
Can you identify this mystery location in Glendale?
1) National Register of Historic Places
2) "Dinky Links"
3) Signal Oil
2010 WAS OUR CENTENNIAL YEAR
The city of Glendale celebrated its official anniversary as an incorporated city on June 18, 2010.
Glendale's Historical Plaques (walking and driving tours)
Historic Downtown Glendale Walking Tour
Catlin Court Historic District
Catlin Court Walking Tour
History of Glendale
Thunderbird Field and Thunderbird Tower Restoration Project
ARIZONA FACTS AND TRIVIA
The hottest temperature in Arizona was 128 degrees, recorded in Lake Havasu City on June 29, 1994.
The coldest temperature in Arizona was -40 degrees, recorded at Hawley Lake on January 7, 1971.
Phoenix sees an average rainfall of 7.64 inches per year.
The original London Bridge was shipped stone-by-stone and reconstructed in Lake Havasu City.
Read more Arizona facts and trivia
Frequently Called Numbers
Poison Control: 602-253-3334
Fire Department: 623-931-5600
— Libraries —
Main Library: 623-930-3530
Velma Teague: 623-930-3430
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