Welcome to

Arizona

With so many options for family fun and outdoor adventure, discover why spring is the perfect time to get outside in Arizona. And while festival season is a year-round phenomenon here, the big blue skies and warm sunny days this time of year lead to an abundance of cultural celebrations, food festivals, music events and art markets that become annual traditions for many.

Only in Arizona

Eat & Drink

9 Foods You Must Eat When in AZ

The Grand Canyon State's culinary scene features indigenous ingredients and cultural influences. Savor fry bread, Sonoran hot dogs and prickly pear margaritas during your trip.

Like a Local

9 Outdoor Adventures You Can Only Have in Arizona

Adventurers, take note. The options for outdoor adventure in Arizona make other parts of the country envious. Check out this list to find your next quest.

Spotlight On

WGN Radio Presents Arizona

WGN Radio’s Lisa Dent on Chicago’s Afternoon News joins the staff from the Arizona Office of Tourism and other local attractions to talk Spring Training, road-tripping and more, weekly through April.

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Experiences

Family Activities

With fantastic destinations across the state, families enjoy everything from exciting wildlife parks and Wild West adventures to kid-friendly...

Experiences

Heritage & Culture

The region that became Arizona was inhabited well before statehood. Tour the ancient ruins of American Indian sites, visit historic missions and...

LGBTQ + Arizona

From Arizona's small towns to its largest city, visitors find plenty of open and welcoming communities to enjoy in the Grand Canyon State.

Places

Arizona’s Wildly Different Desert Regions

Arizona is the only state in the U.S. that contains four separate desert regions, each with their own environment, flora and fauna.

Get Inspired

Stories & Ideas

Arizona travel writers share their unique stories to inspire visitors to embark on one-of-a-kind adventures, cultural celebrations and scenic...

Events & Festivals in Arizona

Find out what's happening

May 17th – Aug 31st

Seeing The Invisible

2150 N Alvernon Way
Tucson, Arizona 85712

May 17th – Jun 1st

SculptureTucson Announces Rotraut Show December 1, 2021 through June 1, 2022

May 17th – Jun 19th

Chihuly in the Desert

12621 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd
Scottsdale, Arizona 85259

May 17th – Jan 31st 2023

The Lost Bird Project

455 N Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, Arizona 85048