As September rolls around, the sad truth that summer is coming to an end dawns on all of us. But there is still plenty of excitement throughout the month in Scottsdale, Arizona. As temperatures decline to tolerable levels, the month of September is perfect for some of Scottsdale’s signature events. These range from onetime events to weekly occurrences, so make sure you are checking the calendar so you do not miss out! Here are a few of the most exciting events that you should check out this September in Scottsdale, AZ.
Slide Across America
This is the best way to have one last hoorah to celebrate a great summer! Slide Across America takes over Salt River Fields at Talking Stick from Friday, September 23rd through Sunday September 25th, 2016. During this time, the park is filled with countless slides that each offer a fun and unique experience. Beyond that, you can find numerous other activities like zip lining, bungee jumping, rock climbing, and much more. This is all topped off by delicious food and drink everywhere you look. You will find family friendly festivities every day, and even an adult swim night on Friday.
Vintage Market – Junk in the Trunk
From September 16th through the 18th, you can enjoy one of the most charming markets that you are ever likely to come across. Over the past five years, this Scottsdale tradition has grown from a small event featuring 23 vendors and around 600 shoppers to a massive marketplace of over 200 vendors and 35,000 shoppers. You can be sure that each of these vendors are extremely unique, offering creative items that reflect the heart of Arizona. Even if you are not an avid shopper, you are sure to enjoy a day at the Junk in the Trunk market because it is unlike any other shopping experience.
If a celebration of food sounds like it is up your alley, then you need to take advantage of this year’s restaurant week! From September 16th through the 25th, over 100 of the Valley’s finest restaurants will be offering all you can eat food for a fee that varies throughout each restaurant. There is something for everyone during this year’s Restaurant Week, as the establishments featured are so diverse and delicious. Check the list of restaurants this year and find the one that is perfect for you!
There are still so many things to love about the Scottsdale event calendar this September. Come out and enjoy the beautiful evening weather during one or all of these spectacular events.