Monthlong Summer Spectacular Features Countless Cool Activities for Residents and Visitors
Jun 1st – Jun 30th
June Days returns! The city of Scottsdale has announced its annual summer spectacular featuring dozens of activities and events taking place throughout Old Town all month long. Now in its third year, June Days is even bigger than before with cool, engaging, entertaining and educational events for all ages and interests.
Throughout the month of June, locals and visitors can enjoy June Days events including interactive art experiences and ArtWalks, live music and concerts, scavenger hunts, pub crawls, cooking classes, craft workshops, poolside parties, pampering offers, group fitness classes and more.
“In 2021, we pioneered June Days to support our small businesses during the off season. It was so well received, we decided to make it an annual event,” says Jackie Contaldo, Old Town marketing manager for the city of Scottsdale. “Every year, we look to expand and enhance June Days by introducing fresh activities and promotions that provide residents and visitors with an array of fun experiences that enhance the joy of summer.”
Some of the signature events taking place during this year’s June Days include:
Breakfast at the Market
Saturdays throughout June | 7-10 a.m.
3806 N. Brown Ave.
Breakfast at the Market levels up the city’s popular Old Town Scottsdale Farmers Market with extended dates through June and a variety of breakfast foods and artisan vendors. Guests can enjoy live music from two different guitar duos (depending on the date) as they snack, shop, sip and snack some more! Admission is free.
June Days ArtWalk
Thursday, June 8 | 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.
Scottsdale Arts District
One of the Scottsdale Gallery Association’s Gold Palette ArtWalks, this event pays homage to a Scottsdale summer with cool entertainment and refreshments along with unique exhibitions within participating member galleries that honor and celebrate the season.
Starlight Movie Night
Saturday, June 10 | Gates open: 7 p.m.; Showtime: 8 p.m.
Take in a movie under the stars in the outfield of Scottsdale Stadium. Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and get cozy as they enjoy a showing of Top Gun: Maverick. Refreshments, alcoholic beverages and food will be available for purchase at concession stands. No chairs, outside food or pets are permitted. Attendance is free. Visit the June days webpage to reserve a space.
Juneteenth Community Celebration
Saturday, June 17 | 2-7 p.m.
Scottsdale Center for Performing Arts
An educational and entertaining experience featuring cultural exhibits and public art exhibitions, health and wellness information, live entertainment, family friendly activities, vendor and information booths, food trucks and more. Admission and parking are free
Scottsdale Stories & Sweets
Saturday, June 6, 20 and 27 |6:30-7:30 p.m.
7506 E. Indian School Rd.
A three-part series presented by the city of Scottsdale and citizen advisor Bruce Wall, Scottsdale Stories & Sweets invites guests of all ages to learn unique history and facts about the city while enjoying sweet treats from local establishments including Paula Jacqueline Cakes & Pastries, Sweet Dee’s Bakeshop and Chin Up Donuts. Attendance is free. Visit the June days webpage to reserve space.
In addition to these events, guests can enjoy wine and paint nights, summer concerts at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, spa and room rate specials at Old Town hotels and resorts, concerts at Scottsdale Center for Performing Arts, June Days discounts for Wonderspaces Arizona and Leonardo. The Universal Man., live music and theme nights at local restaurants and bars, Segway tours, scavenger hunts, pub crawls, discounts at local retailers and more.
There is something for every interest and age group during June Days. For complete list of events and registration details, visit oldtownscottsdaleaz.com/junedays/.