The Phoenix Convention Center, historic Orpheum Theatre and beautiful Symphony Hall have entertained countless guests in downtown Phoenix with concerts, comedy shows, special events and off-Broadway performances. The Phoenix Convention Center is home to public shows like the annual International Arizona Auto Show, Phoenix Comicon and the upcoming 2015 NFL Experience in the heart of Super Bowl Central. At Symphony Hall, enjoy a full calendar of performances from our resident companies, including The Phoenix Symphony, Arizona Opera and Ballet Arizona. Step back in time at the historic Orpheum Theatre, where you’ll find off-Broadway hits like “Rock of Ages” and “A Chorus Line” and mainstream shows by top performers, such as Morrissey, Lewis Black, Jackson Browne and Primus. We have something for everyone, so browse our upcoming events today and enjoy your next performance at the Phoenix Convention Center & Venues.
"PIT ROAD" STREET FESTIVAL: NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Phoenix Convention Center - 3rd Street
Barrett-Jackson and PIR present The Sound of Speed ‘Pit Road’ Street Festival benefiting The Phoenix Symphony. Guests will have exclusive access to special PIR and NASCAR experiences. The festival will take place on Third Street, outside of Symphony Hall. Tickets can be purchased here.
NICK & KNIGHT IN CONCERT: NOVEMBER 9, 2014
Mega boy band singer-songwriters Nick Carter from Backstreet Boys and Jordan Knight from New Kids on the Block have a new album and tour together! Tickets can be purchased here.
FOAM N" GLOW: NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Phoenix Convention Center
The finest in electronic dance music, breathtaking production, exhilarating aerialist and fire performers, mind bending special effects, our new GLOW BLAST and the ULTIMATE FOAM EXPERIENCE...NOW IN COLOR!!! Tickets can be purchased here.
ARIZONA OPERA'S RIGOLETTO: NOVEMBER 14, 2014 - NOVEMBER 16, 2014
A court jester isn’t quite so funny when he has revenge on his mind. With unforgettable arias that are synonymous with Italian Opera and a dramatic, twisting plot, Rigoletto features dark assassins, a philandering Duke and the self-sacrificing Gilda. Tickets can be purchased here.
PRIMUS IN CONCERT: NOVEMBER 19, 2014
Primus will be performing two sets, one of their classic hits and one with the songs of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. This incrediable performance will be at the Orpheum Theatre. Tickets can be purchased here.
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: NOVEMBER 28, 2014 - NOVEMBER 30, 2014
This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including "Be Our Guest" and the beloved title song. Tickets can be purchased here.
GHOST BROTHERS OF DARKLAND COUNTY: DECEMBER 3, 2014
This extraordinary collaboration 16 years in the making is a haunting tale of fraternal love, lust, jealousy and revenge, performed by an ensemble cast of 15 actors and a four-piece live band, comprised of members of John Mellencamp’s band. The staging of Ghost Brothers is an amalgam of different styles – both old fashioned, resembling an old-style radio show, and yet, modern and unique in its interactive use of storytelling, music and singing to move the macabre Ghost Brothers story forward. Tickets can be purchased here.
PHOENIX BALLET'S "THE NUTCRACKER": DECEMBER 12, 2014 - DECEMBER 14, 2014
Master Ballet Academy, a school for dancers young and old, which features world-renowned performers in their annual performance of The Nutcracker. Tickets can be purchased here.
BALLET ARIZONA'S "THE NUTCRACKER": DECEMBER 12, 2014 - DECEMBER 28, 2014
The magic of The Nutcracker illuminates the stage with more than 150 performers, hundreds of costumes and the beauty and athleticism of Ballet Arizona’s nationally recognized dancers. A timeless holiday tradition for all ages. Choreography by artistic director Ib Andersen danced to Tchaikovsky’s famous score. Tickets can be purchased here.