The Top 5 Sporting Events — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:
Nascar Sprint Cup Series
7602 S. Avondale Blvd.,
Avondale, AZ 85323
Held at the Phoenix International Raceway, the Sprint Cup Series is the top racing series of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing.
WM Phoenix Open
7226 N. 16th St., #100,
Phoenix, AZ 85020
One of the PGA’s premiere tour stops, the Waste Management Phoenix Open is a must-see tournament for all professional golf enthusiasts.
7135 E. Camelback Rd.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
One of the largest events in college football, the Fiesta Bowl takes place at the start of the new year and is part of the Bowl Championship Series.
Cactus League Spring Training
16101 N. 83rd Ave.,
Peoria, AZ 85382
Watch your favorite West Coast baseball teams prepare for the fall season during spring training games. Ticket prices range from $6 to $23 dollars.
Accenture Match Play Championship
15000 N. Secret Springs Dr.,
Marana, AZ 85658
The Accenture Match championship is a knockout event hosted in January and February — opening the world golf tournament season.