LET’S MAKE MEMORIES TOGETHER AT THE AZ STATE FAIR!
The Arizona State Fair has been a Phoenix tradition for decades, arriving every year with the promise of thrilling rides, delicious food favorites, and unparalleled entertainment. There’s nothing quite like a night out at the Fair, where you can stroll beneath the bright lights and make unforgettable memories with family and friends.
Concerts at the Arizona State Fair are a beloved Phoenix tradition that goes back to the 1970s, with history-making lineups that have featured some of the best-known names in entertainment. Every year, Phoenix locals look to the state fair performance schedule to find both trending artists and long-time classics, mixing it up when it comes to genres and styles. Generations of Phoenicians have always known that the Fair is more than just funnel cakes and Ferris wheels – the Arizona State Fair also gives you the opportunity for a front-row experience at performances by your favorite music artists. The annual Coliseum Concert Series brings world-famous performers inside Veterans Memorial Coliseum to take the stage, welcoming their fans to a venue unlike any other in the state.
Part of the Arizona Lottery Concert Series, we welcome back Grammy nominated for “Best Male Country Vocal Performance”, Billy Currington. Famous for his songs, “People are Crazy” and “Must be Doing Somethin’ Right”, Billy Currington features passionate performances, relatable songs, and a down-home feel to connect to audiences from all walks of life.
See him live October 4th at 7pm.
THE CULT will perform a show drawing from their 10 studio albums, with the centerpiece being a super set that’s focused on the core songs from Sonic Temple; some of these songs have not been performed since the album (their fourth) was originally released. Sonic Temple—a pivotal album that brought together the alternative and hard rock audiences.
See them live October 5th at 7pm.
Orange County California’s own Christian rock band, Stryper, known best for hits, “To the Hell with the Devil” and “Honestly” is said by Popular Culture to be the “first Christian rock band to be accepted by the mainstream media”. Inspired by their strong Christian faith, Stryper features clean lyrics with strong rock music.
See them live October 9th at 7pm.
Pat Benatar’s staggering vocals and take-no-prisoners attitude, along with Neil Giraldo’s trailblazing artistry as a guitarist, producer, and songwriter forged the undeniable chemistry and unique sound that created some of rocks most memorable hits including; “We Belong,” “Invincible,” “Love Is A Battlefield,” “Promises In The Dark,” “We Live For Love.” Together they have created two multi-platinum, five platinum and three gold albums, as well as nineteen Top 40 hits. They have sold over thirty million records worldwide and have won an unprecedented four consecutive Grammy awards. Their musical career has endured for forty years and this summer for their 40th Anniversary, the duo will embark on a multi-city tour, undoubtedly thrilling their fans everywhere.
See them live October 10th at 7pm.
Fiesta Friday returns with an exciting line-up. With an exclusive reunion that will take you back in time. See NB Ridaz, Lil Rob, DJ Kane, and Kid Frost as they take the stage on Friday, October 11th. Presented by Power 98.3 and 96.1.
See them live October 11th at 7pm.
Arizona Lottery Concert Series presents two-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, Lee Brice. Brice is known for his top hits, “I Drive Your Truck” and “Love Like Crazy”, and was inducted into Pandora’s Billionaire Club after reaching more than 2 billion streams!
See him live October 12th at 7pm.
RUF 36 MMA is coming to the 2019 Arizona State Fair! Sunday, October 13th. Venue Doors Open: 3 PM, Fight Time: 4 PM. A stellar line-up awaits us! Expect a day full of fireworks as we bring the 2019 Arizona MMA State Championships to the Coliseum, an event for the entire family, featuring 12-15 bouts with 10 State Titles on the line! Purchase tickets online only.
See it live October 13th at 4pm.
Matthew West, GMA Dove Award-winning singer-songwriter, pairs with Zach Williams, 2018 Grammy award winner for “Best Contemporary Christian Music Album” to bring a mix of Christian Rock and Christian Pop. Best known for songs “Hello, my Name is” and “Chain Breaker” respectively, West and Williams come together to bring wholesome entertainment for the entire family.
See them live October 16th at 7pm.
Part of the Arizona Lottery Concert Series, we welcome Grammy-nominated country singer, Trace Adkins. Trace continues to entice fans all over the globe and has produced many top hits including, “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk”, “Arlington”, and “Ladies Love Country Boys”.
See him live October 17th at 7pm.
Singer, songwriter, and actress Becky G was born for the spotlight and her multifaceted career is shaping up to be nothing short of iconic. The twenty-one-year-old star’s achievements include two number one hits on the Billboard Latin Airplay Charts (“Mayores” & “Sin Pijama”), a starring role in “Power Rangers”, and guest-starring in Fox TV’s Emmy-winning “Empire” series.
See her live October 18th at 7pm.
Lil Pump rose to popularity in 2017, after he released his single “Gucci Gang” from his debut album Lil Pump, which peaked at number three on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and is certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. His song “Welcome to the Party” was featured in the soundtrack for Deadpool 2. He released his second studio album Harverd Dropout on February 22, 2019.
See him live October 19th at 7pm.
American Rock band Awolnation was formed in 2010, crafted one of the most influential songs in years with the chart-topping, record-breaking track “.” It sold over 6 million copies in the US, was certified 6x platinum in the US and holds the record for the most weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart by an independent artist, the second longest for any artist. Awolnation continues to bring together Electronic Rock and Alternative Rock genres for fans all over the world.
See them live October 23rd at 7pm.
Part of the Arizona Lottery Concert Series, we welcome one of country music’s most exciting figures, Chase Rice! A country music maverick, Rice has built a loyal fan base across the country through his energetic live shows and has gained the attention of music critics and industry professionals alike with his edgy, electric sound.
See him live October 24th at 7pm.
We’re taking it back to the 90s with Hammer’s House Party featuring MC Hammer and C&C Music Factory with Freedom Williams! Expect a night full of dancing and reminisce while you make memories to remember decades later. Now “Everybody Dance Now”!
See them live October 25th at 7pm.
Are you ready for a chance to win a $500 cash prize? The second annual Arizona State Dance Championships at the Arizona State Fair is happening on Saturday, October 26, and you’re invited to participate!
See the competition live October 26th.
10 am – 8 pm
Finals at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm.