Saturday, January 24, 2015

Super Bowl Events in Arizona 2015 #SuperBowl #SB49

     The Super Bowl is in Arizona.  There are lots of great events over the next two weeks.  I thought I would try to list as many as I can here so you can find information all in one location.

NFL Experience: 850,000 square feet of fun filled events for all ages, including the Play 60 Zone for the youngest fans to try on gear, try some fun events and more.  There are more than 50 interactive experiences including an autograph station with former players.

When: Opens Saturday 1/24/15 - 2/1/15 Open daily

Where:  Phoenix Convention Center downtown Phoenix at 3rd and Washington Street

Cost:  Adults $35 and Kids 12 and under $20
Discounts: Family and Military discounts are available.
For more information check out the NFL Experience

NFL Shops at Super Bowl XLIX: 30,000 square foot NFL shops have a wide variety of NFL XLIX merchandise from clothing to memorabilia to souvenirs.  Some celebrities are scheduled to appear including Alyssa Milano, MIranda Cosgrove, Troy Aikman, Andrew Zimmern, and Rocco Whalen.  

When: Saturday, January 24, 2015 -Sunday, February 1, 2015

Where:  Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix. 
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Westgate ProBowl Fan Fest:  Live music by The Reality Band and Ryan Sims Band along with interactive games, fan activities, face painting and more!  Plus pre-game party at the more than 20 great bars and restaurants.

When:  Sunday, January 25, 2015 2-5pm

Where:  Westgate , 6751 N. Sunset Blvd.

Cost: Free
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NFL ProBowl: No more AFC vs. NFC.  It's all about giving the fans match-ups they've never seen before.  All Stars get drafted, unexpected teams, memorable match-ups, and more.

When:  Sunday, January 25, 2015 Kickoff at 6:15pm

Where:  University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinal Drive, Glendale
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Scottsdale Fan Fest: A free family friendly festival.  Will be home of ESPN's live broadcast all week long.  There will be daily fashion shows, cooking and mixology demonstrations, food trucks, live music, and yoga classes daily.  Watch ESPN shows including "Mike & Mike", "Sportscenter" and "Pardon the Interruption."  Learn to make the best ribs or mac and cheese, see the latest in couture designs and athletic gear, as well as get down in the glow-in-the-dark dance party.  

When:  Monday, January 26, 2015 - Sunday, February 1, 2015

Where:  North Side of Scottsdale Fashion Square, E. Highland Avenue and N. Scottsdale Road

Cost:  Free
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Super Bowl Media Day: Watch several thousand reporters and other media types interview NFL players and coaches for a couple of hours.  7,000 fans have the chance to buy tickets to the Super Bowl Media Day.  Along with reporters, photographers, and videographers from mainstream newspapers, TV stations and digital sites doing their work there will be some "celebrity" media types too.

When:  Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 9:30am

Where:  201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix 

Cost: $28.50
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Touchdown for Tenderness: A domestic violence forum held in partnership with A Call to Men and the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence.

When:  Tuesday, January 27, 2015  9:30-4:30pm

Where700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe

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Boondocks's Patio and Grill:  Animals will be in a fashion show led by current and former NFL, MLB and NBA players as well as Olympians, PGA and LPGA Players along with local and national media personalities.  There will also be a performance by Country-pop duo Heartlyn Rae.  All to benefit the Halo Animal Rescue of Phoenix.  

When:  Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7pm

Where4341 N. 75th Avenue, Scottsdale

Cost$30 general admission, $60 VIP. 

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Super Music Series: Four nights and one day of free shows.  Cheer on great local acts followed by incredible national bands.  Fans will enjoy different genre each day.

When:  Wednesday, January 28 - Sunday, February 1, 2015

Where: Westgate Waterdance Plaza, 6751 N. Sunset Blvd.

Cost: Free (parking free all days except for Sunday)
For more information and the list of bands check out:

DIRECTV's Super Fan Festival: Musical concerts and more.  FREE PARKING
Access to general admission areas, zip line, bull riding, rock wall, par 9 golf course, Showtime screening area and beer garden

When: January 28 - January 30, 2015 Gates open at 5pm

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Zac Brown Band  Additional performances by Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt, The Cadillac Three

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Calvin Harris Additional performances by Alysso, Jason Derulo, Magic! and Becky G

Friday, January 30, 2015
Imagine Dragons and Snoop Dogg  Additional performances by Young the Giant, Ingrid Michaelson and American Authors

Where:  Pendergast Family Farm, at Bethany Home Road and 99th Avenue, Glendale. 

Cost: $99-$299. 
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Red White Black Party with Jordin Sparks:  Glendale's American Idol Jordin Sparks hosts along size Arizona Cardinals Larry Fitzgerald and Calais Campbell.

When: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 7pm

Where:  Blur Nightclub, 7419 E. Indian Plaza, Scottsdale

Cost:  $100 general admission, $500 admission plus meet-and-greet with Sparks
For more information go to or call 480-662-5959

Verizon Super Bowl Central:  Super Bowl street fair that spans 12 blocks of downtown Phoenix near the Convention Center.  This is a family friendly festival that offers free football-themed activities, live music, autographs from NFL alumni and nightly fireworks displays.  The main attraction is the Grand Canyon Experience, a gigantic 30 by 100 foot climbing wall with 20 climbing positions and an 18 foot waterfall flowing down the middle.

Autograph Signing at Patriots Park at CityScape Phoenix: A range of former NFL Players will be signing autographs for fans as part of the Verizon Super Bowl Central.  Free photos and autographs.  (1/28-2/1)

When:  Wednesday, January 28- Sunday, February 2, 2015

Where:  Streets of Downtown Phoenix near the Convention Center

Cost:  Free (Grand Canyon Experience is $5 for ages 6 and up)
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FanFest at Rawhide:  This festival features a carnival, beer and wine festival on Saturday, live music, food trucks, challenge the pros, and appearances from NFL current and former players.

When:  Thursday, January 29- Saturday, January 31, 2015

Where:  Rawhide Western Town, 5700 North Loop Road, Chandler

Cost:  $20 general admission, $15 for carnival and attractions, $40 for beer and wine festival

Challenge the Pros:  Team up with current and former NFL players in this unique game for charity.  Celebrity coaches will run participants through a flag football tournament and All Star Skills Challenge and the top competitors will then play in a flag football game against the NFL players.  Coaches include Calais Campbell, Donovan McNabb, Patrick Peterson, Terrell Owens and more.

When:  Thursday, January 29, 2015  9am registration, 10am-noon game

Where:  The Lawn at Rawhide Western Town, 5700 W. North Loop Road, Chandler

Cost:  $20
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Glendale Chocolate Affair:  Glendale will host their 20th Annual event during Super Bowl Weekend.  This will be a chocolate lover's paradise, with special activities geared toward sports fans as well.  There will be a Super Street area and Team Zones for all the Super Bowl fans.  There will be nearly 40 chocolate purveyors, featuring confections like chocolate-covered strawberries, chocolate-drizzled kettle corn, chocolate-covered nuts, berry chocolate kabobs, fudge popsicles, chocolate-covered cheesecake and bananas, fried twinkies and fried snickers dipped in chocolate and much more.  Sponsored by Cerreta's candy factory that will also be open for tours during the event.

When:  Friday, January 30- Saturday, January 31, 2015

Where:  Historic Downtown Glendale

Cost:  Free plus free parking
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Nike Speed Zone:  40 yard dash, field goal kick, skill challenges, players lounge, speed and agility course, training clinics, live DJ, and photo booth.

When: Friday, January 30 - Sunday, February 1, 2015

Where: Tanger Outlets, 6800 N. 95th Avenue

Cost:  Free
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Super Day 10K:  Wear your favorite NFL team jerseys or wear face paint to show team spirit!  The "Super" runs include a 10K, 5K, and 1 mile race.

When:  Sunday, February 1, 2015 8am

Where:  Rio Vista Recreation Center, 8866 W. Thunderbird Road.

Cost:  $30 (10K), $20 (5K), $10 (Kid's Mile)
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PrimeSport Pregame Party:  This celeb-filled party will be hosted by Emmitt Smith and emceed by ESPN sprots personality Michelle Beadle.

When:  Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 12:30pm

Where: Just north of Arena

Cost: $625 VIP exclusive package
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The Players Super Bowl Tailgate:  More than 24 active NFL players and valley celebrity chefs Beau MacMillan and Chef Aaron May will be at this high-end Bash.  It will be hosted by ESPN anchor Lindsay Czarniak.

When:  Sunday, February 1, 2015 11am-4 pm

Where:  Tanger Outlets, 6800 N. 95th Avenue

Cost: $600
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1 comment:

  1. What a great week it was here in Arizona. The valley was so alive! There really was something here for the whole family to enjoy.