Westgate Entertainment District Archives

Westgate will host free ‘Fútbol Fiesta’ for soccer fans

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For the first time in 100 years, the best soccer teams from North, Central and South America will take over 10 U.S. cities, including Glendale, Ariz., during Copa America Centenario from June 3 through June 26.  For game-day fun, soccer enthusiasts are invited to Westgate Entertainment District during all three days of the Glendale-based portion of… Read More →

Air Force recruiting office opens at Westgate

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The U.S. Air Force is opening a 3,050 square-foot Recruiting Office at Westgate in Glendale, as part of the Air Force Recruiting Services transformational efforts to consolidate recruiting offices into centralized locations. To mark the opening, a ribbon-cutting and public event will be hosted by Lieutenant Colonel Erin Meinders, 362nd Recruiting Squadron Commander. The free event… Read More →

Westgate will host first-ever Bubble Bash

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On May 21, children of all ages are invited to soak up the fun as millions of bubbles will descend upon Westgate Entertainment District for the first-ever Bubble Bash. During the event, guests will enjoy seven interactive discovery stations, where they can make their own bubble wands, experiment with different kinds of bubble solutions and… Read More →

Crowds expected for Spring Chalk Art Festival

A child looking drawing with chalk at the Chalk Art Festival

On April 30, the sidewalks of Westgate Entertainment District, Desert Ridge Marketplace and Tempe Marketplace will be transformed into spectacular outdoor galleries as crowds gather to watch the incredible chalk artwork unfold before their eyes at the third annual Spring Chalk Art Festival. During the free event from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m., a group… Read More →

Bar Louie expands with Westgate location

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Bar Louie plans to open its second Valley location at Westgate Entertainment District this spring with a 8,703 square-foot restaurant and outdoor lounge. This is one of several major openings at Westgate over the past few months including Dave & Buster’s and Salt Tacos y Tequila. It also marks the 21st retail lease secured by owner… Read More →

Westgate offers deals for Cactus League fans

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

It’s time to play ball! There is no better time to enjoy a spring afternoon, the smell of freshly cut grass and the thrill of cheering on your favorite baseball team than during Spring Training in Arizona. From March 1 through April 1, baseball reigns supreme in the West Valley with five ballparks hosting more… Read More →

Westgate hosting free weekday event series

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by in Experience AZ Magazine

Who says the weekends should have all the fun? Your Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays are about to get a lot more exciting thanks to three event series that are back at Westgate Entertainment District. TUESDAYS: Fitness in the District (Feb 9 – March 1)  Strengthen, tone, tighten and dance, all while having a blast during… Read More →

Westgate will bring 45 tons of snow to the Valley

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Looking for all the fun the snow brings, but don’t want drive up north? Westgate is bringing in 45 tons of real snow on Saturday Jan. 30 to Glendale for a free snow day. The free, family-friendly event will offer guests the opportunity to pull on their mittens and hop on a sled, build a… Read More →

Westgate will host college football ‘Playoff Fan Fest’

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

As fans flock to Glendale for the College Football Playoff Championship next Monday Jan. 11., they’ll be pleased to find a free, three-day collegiate themed experience, “Westgate Playoff Fan Fest.” Leading up to the game, live bands will take the WaterDance Plaza stage, which will be surrounded by an open-air beer garden featuring games like… Read More →

Dave & Buster’s now open at Westgate

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Following a ribbon cutting ceremony, Dave & Buster’s has announced the grand opening of the newest location at Westgate Entertainment District. Located at 9460 West Hanna Lane in Glendale, the Westgate Dave & Buster’s is the 79th location and the third Dave & Buster’s in the Valley. This location marks the first venue to be constructed… Read More →

Visit Tucson brings the “Top of the World” to Westgate

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Visit Tucson, Tucson’s destination marketing organization, is bringing the “Top of the World” experience seen in their new video – featuring the music of country superstar Randy Houser – to Phoenix-area residents this November 21-24 at the popular Glendale destination, the Westgate Entertainment District. With the help of an expert chalk artist, rock climbers and… Read More →

Westgate will transform into a winter wonderland

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Westgate Entertainment District transforms into a winter wonderland starting Nov. 24 through Christmas Eve with free, festive happenings every day of the week including horse-drawn carriage rides, nightly snowfall, a skating rink and visits with Santa Claus. The holiday season officially kicks off on Tuesday, Nov. 24 when with the lighting of the 33-foot holiday… Read More →

The Shout! House remakes space and menu

The Shout! House
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Shout! House at Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale has recently undergone a $50K interior renovation to the restaurant, bar and stage, in addition to a completely overhauled menu and more live music options for the West Valley. As part of the revamp, The Shout! House has upgraded the restaurant and reconfigured the seating area… Read More →

Westgate will host Halloween Bar Crawl

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

This Halloween, Westgate Entertainment District is hosting Crawloween, a Halloween-themed bar crawl, making it the ultimate destination to have a scary good time with costume contests and a variety of discounts. With over 20 restaurants, retailers and entertainment venues, ghouls and goblins alike can satisfy their cravings with delicious bites, sweet treats and refreshing beers… Read More →