Westgate Entertainment District has announced its spring events lineup. From annual staples like the Arizona Craft Beer Festival to new festivities like Spring Street, Westgate Entertainment District is your ultimate entertainment destination this March.
At Westgate, visitors can enjoy a number of weekly events fit for all ages and interests. The full list includes:
• Arizona Craft Beer Festival: Mix and mingle at the Arizona Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, March 7 from 5-9 p.m. The 21-plus event features a variety of craft beers from more than a dozen local breweries, tasty bites from surrounding Westgate eateries and live music. A limited number of general admission ($35) and VIP tickets ($80) are available. To purchase tickets, visithttps://arizonacraftbeerfestival.com/.
• Kiss Me I’m Irish Run & Kilt Run: Runners can participate in the Kilt Run on Friday, March 13 at 6 p.m. The short, one-mile race begins and ends near McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon at Westgate. Participants will receive a kilt, finisher’s medal and a cold beer from McFadden’s (21-plus). You can also channel your inner leprechaun at the annual Kiss Me I’m Irish 4K, 8K or half-marathon run. Held on Saturday, March 14, the event encourages participants to break out their green attire and take to the course for a St. Patrick’s Day-themed dash. For more information, visit http://www.irishrunaz.com/
• St. Patrick’s Day at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon: Get your Irish on at McFadden’s St. Patrick’s Day party on Tuesday, March 17. Starting at 9 a.m., the event features $15 all you can eat fish and chips, contests, games and prizes. Early bird specials range from $1-3 green beers and margaritas. For more information and holiday deals, visit https://www.mcfaddensglendale.com/.
• Spring Street: Get into the spring spirit at Westgate Entertainment District’s Spring Street pop-up festival. Running March 19 through March 22, the family-friendly event features traditional carnival rides and games like the Giant Ferris Wheel, Wave Swinger, Orbiter, Tilt-A-Whirl and more and live entertainment. For more information, visit https://westgateaz.com/events/.
• March Madfest: Ball out at the annual March Madfest event on Friday, March 27 at 6 p.m. Basketball enthusiasts can watch WaterDance Plaza transform into a full-size basketball court and cheer on celebrity athletes, former players, actors, entertainers, local legends and first responders at the exciting five-on-five Celebrity All-Star Game. Top high school athletes will also take to the court and compete for ultimate bragging rights. Fans who stick around can also get the chance to meet the players and score some autographs. For more information, visithttps://westgateaz.com/events/.
• Fitness in the District: Remix your routine at Westgate Entertainment District’s free, family-friendly fitness series, Fitness in the District. Tuesdays from 6:30-7:45 p.m., certified instructors will teach a 60-minute, themed workout to hot DJ beats, while fitness motivators work the group and assist attendees. Participants are encouraged to bring their own mat, refreshments are provided. For the full schedule, visitwww.westgateaz.com/fitness.
• Hot Rod Night: Classic cars and hot rods return to Westgate Entertainment District on select Wednesdays, January 29 through May 6 from 5-9 p.m. Cruise in for a classic car show, live music and more. Attendees are encouraged to enjoy a variety of happy hour deals from surrounding Westgate eateries. For details, visit www.westgateaz.com/hotrod.
• Bike Night: See hundreds of bikes line Coyotes Boulevard and Westgate Boulevard on select Thursdays, March 19 through May 28from 5-9 p.m. at Westgate Entertainment District. Attendees can enjoy live music, deals and discounts from surrounding Westgate restaurants and bars. For a full schedule, visit https://westgateaz.com/events/.
• Spring Training Deals – Make Westgate Entertainment District your home base this spring training season with its roster of eateries, drinkeries and stores. Baseball fans can achieve home run discounts at surrounding Westgate restaurants by showing their same-day spring training ticket. Offers valid February 21 through March 24. For more information, please visit https://westgateaz.com/baseball/.
Situated in the heart of Glendale, Westgate Entertainment District offers a wide variety of specialty shops, eateries and entertainment options for the community to enjoy all year long. For a full list of events and tenants, visit https://westgateaz.com/.