While Arizona isn’t home to massive coliseums or week-long celebrations for music, there are still a lot of ways that you can get your music fix in the city. You’ll find that there are several different festivals and events that you could attend for fun or to take a date. Here are the top music events that you can use for Phoenix dating without having to travel too far.
1. Phoenix Lights
Originally a term that was coined for use by people looking for UFOs, this musical event brings in all kinds of major acts from across a wide variety of different musical disciplines. Major rap artists and electronica musicians will descend on the city starting April 5 at The Park at Wild Horse Pass. It’s a fun show with many people still bringing the alien theme into the city so that there is a little extra excitement.
2. Full Moon Festival
The Full Moon Festival features a lot of unique forms of music that ranges from indie all the way to techno crammed into The Pressroom in Phoenix. A lot of local groups decide to come and play here for a little bit of hometown recognition and to show the crowds the power of lesser-known bands. Not only will you find great music during this event, but it’s also a way for you to explore local art and take part in eating some local cuisine. Don’t forget to check out the pre-sale for this event so you can save a lot of money on admission. Also, this event has more than just music so you and your date can take a break from the sounds and enjoy other parts of Phoenix’s culture.
3. Spring into Life Music Festival
With Spring in the air in early May, you’ll be ready to take your date to an outside venue that celebrates life and brings awareness to the problem of suicide in our modern society. Not only will you be listening to great local music and motivational speakers, but you and your date will be contributing to a powerful cause.
4. Phoenix Bachata Festival
If you and your date are really trying to experience new things, then it’s a good idea for the two of you to check out this music festival. This event combines all sorts of incredible music and dancing including Bachata, Salsa, Kizomba, and Zouk for an experience that neither one of you will forget. You will be immersed in a fun and exciting culture that parties all night long until the sun rises. It’s a very unique festival that has incredible energy that is sometimes not recognized in the city.
5. The Musical Box
Older rock music that is endorsed by Genesis along with famous names like Nursery Cryme, Wind and Wuthering and more is coming to Phoenix during The Musical Box- A Genesis Extravaganza. This musical event displays as much talent as they do unique visuals and vintage instruments. If your date is into older bands and interesting renditions of famous songs, then this is the place for you to be. This might be an event that is more niche, but if it sounds like it might even be remotely up your alley, then it is worth a shot!
As you can see, there are many exciting musical events happening right here in the city. Whether you are excited for some electronica or rock, there is something for everyone in the great city of Phoenix. Taking your date to one of these events is a surefire way of spending quality time together or even ensuring another date!