Christmas Events in Phoenix

There are so many Christmas events in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Anthem, Queen Creek, Mesa, Tempe and beyond.  It is Christmas time in the Valley of the Sun. Some events are Christmas traditions and some are brand new this year.  Here is a list of some of the best Christmas events in December. Keep checking back for the most current list of events.

December Events in Phoenix

Christmas in Phoenix, Arizona is a unique experience compared to other parts of the country. While there may not be snow and ice, there are still plenty of ways to celebrate the holiday season in the Southwest. One popular tradition is to visit the Phoenix Zoo’s Zoolights, an annual event where the entire zoo is decorated with millions of holiday lights. Downtown Phoenix also celebrates with a tree-lighting ceremony, live music, and food trucks at CityScape’s annual Snow Day event. And for those who prefer a more cultural experience, the Phoenix Symphony and Ballet Arizona put on performances of The Nutcracker, a beloved Christmas classic. Regardless of your preference, Phoenix offers a variety of festive events and activities to get you into the holiday spirit.

Christmas Events in Phoenix

Fountain Hills Thanksgiving Day Parade

Fountain Hills Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am MST