January 31, 2022

Experience AZ

Westgate Entertainment District kicks off year with these events

Westgate Entertainment District has released its upcoming event lineup. Featuring beloved, weekly staples and the return of its memorable Valentine’s Day heart installation, the entertainment complex offers a dazzling display of events fit for all ages to enjoy this season.

The outdoor center boasts more than 70 tenants – including specialty shops, eateries and entertainment-based venues – for guests to discover throughout their visit. From Fitness in the District to Hot Rod Night, the full list of events include:

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Love Story Heart Installation: Celebrate your love story at Westgate. Open Feb. 1-28 in WaterDance Plaza, guests can take a romantic stroll through the illuminated heart tunnel – filled with oversized sparkling hearts. For details, visit www.westgateaz.com/love.

Fitness in the District: Remix your routine at Westgate’s free, family-friendly fitness series, Fitness in the District. Tuesdays from 6:45-7:30 p.m. – Feb. 1 through March 29 (excluding Feb. 22) – 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 details, visit westgateaz.com/fitness.

Hot Rod Night: Classic cars and hot rods return to Westgate on Wednesdays, Feb. 9 through May 4 from 5-9 p.m. Cruise in for a classic car show, live music and more. For details, visit westgateaz.com/hotrod.

Bike Night: See hundreds of bikes line Coyotes Boulevard and Westgate Boulevard every Thursday, March 17 through May 12, from 5-9 p.m. at Westgate. Attendees can enjoy live music, deals and discounts from surrounding restaurants and bars. For a full schedule, visit https://westgateaz.com/.

Veterans Car Show: Come out to Westgate on Saturday, Feb. 26 from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. for the 16th annual classic car show to benefit the Veterans of Arizona. See hundreds of makes and models, plus enjoy a special bagpipe ceremony and color guard, live music and more. Awards, dash plaques and goody bags will be given to vehicle entrants, along with special recognition for veteran car owners. Spectators are welcome to join in the festivities for free. For details, visit https://westgateaz.com/event/veterans-tribute-car-show/.

The entertainment hub offers an exceptional sense of community in the heart of Glendale. Guests can experience the area’s unique personality through Westgate’s free, shuttle service, the Westgate Circulator. Running every Friday and Saturday (12-10 p.m.) and Sunday (12-6 p.m.), the service connects patrons to several top locations within the district including Tanger Outlets, Desert Diamond Casino West Valley and much more.

Additionally, the complex continues to experience tremendous growth, attracting all-new tenants and revitalizing its current amenities. The center is implementing a variety of cutting-edge renovations – such as large, digital billboards – to provide a premier entertainment destination in the metropolitan area. The significant modernizations will further elevate the guest experience and uphold Westgate as a top destination for the city. For more information about Westgate, visit westgateaz.com.