The mild January weather lends itself to a vast array of activities in the “Valley of the Sun.” Tempe Mission Palms is in the heart of the action and just minutes from many of these Tempe events:
Winter Music in the Garden
Desert Botanical Gardens
January 6 through February 24, 2013 - Sundays, 1-3 P.M.
Turn Sunday afternoons into a family outing of note at the Winter Music in the Garden Series. Enjoy the beautiful setting of the Desert Botanical Garden and experience remarkable performances by some of the most talented musicians in the Phoenix area.
Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan
January 8 – 13, 2013
Timeless magical moments with the fights, flights, and acrobatics of Peter Pan will mesmerize adults and children alike. Cathy Rigby stars in this two time Emmy Award winning and two time Tony Award nominated production at ASU Gammage.
P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & ½ Marathon – Tenth Anniversary
Mill Avenue District
January 20, 2013
The event tours through three Arizona cities and is accompanied by finish line parties, concerts and more. With 70 live bands, cheer squads and idyllic weather, the PF Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon is an event not to be missed.
The Color Run 5K
Tempe Town Lake
January 26, 2013
The Color Run™ event is a unique experience focused less on speed and more on crazy color fun with friends and family. Color runners come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds in this very unique “race.”
2013 Waste Management Phoenix Open
January 28 – February 3, 2013
Dubbed “The Greatest Show on Grass” the Waste Management Phoenix Open is the place to see and be seen in Scottsdale. Enjoy cheering on some of the highest ranked players and crowd favorites, such as Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson and Rickie Fowler who are competing for the $6.2 million dollar purse.