Festival of books sponsors fuel the event and literacy in the community. Mcdowell road, phoenix az, 85007 n s w e i ii monte vista rd. The arizona state fair is a large event that draws more than 1 million visitors on an annual basis. That landscape makes capitol reef country perfect for outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, horseback riding, atv tours, hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, or just a quiet picnic.
For over a century, the arizona state fair has been a gathering place for residents from the far corners of the state. At the vnsa 64th annual used book sale, more than a half million gently used books, dvds, cds, computer games and puzzles spanning 27 categories will be available at greatly reduced prices. The 2019 arizona state fair is here october 4 through october 27. May 08, 2017 the diverse and glorious story of the arizona state fair is vividly portrayed here with images from the territorial days to the present.
Instead of at the normal exhibit hall building, the book sale will be held at the agriculture center building. The aroma of the arizona state fair food has begun to fill the air. Oct 18, 2016 and this year, i feel like the fair has gotten a whole lot bigger and much more entertaining. Arizona state fair parking find reserved parking near. Theres something for everyone to enjoy at this multifaceted event, including a crowdpleasing demolition derby, and thanks to the fact that it lasts three weeks, there is plenty of time to take it all in. Since 1957,vnsa sells hundreds of books, media, and other related items at prices significantly reduced from retail prices. After you have gorged yourself on a deep fried caesar salad or chocolatedipped cucumber, you might want to attend one of the many popular az state fair concerts. You can find more coupon codes and promotions from the arizona state fair at. Arizona state fair food is an exercise in excess, and a crunchy, spicy new star. Definitely would come back with family and friends. The 18day fair boasts amusement park rides for all ages, a bovine and goat livestock auction, classic carnival, petting zoo. The 2021 vnsa used book sale will be held february and 14 at the arizona state fairgrounds. All content is posted anonymously by employees working at arizona state fair. This year, watch for the arizona state fair to kick off on friday, october 2 and run through to sunday, october 25, 2020.
Welcome to the 2019 arizona state fair online store. The 2020 arizona state fair is here october 8th through november 1st. Arizona state fair october 2020 dates not updated event promoter has not updated for this year, last years event was october 4 27, 2019 phoenix, az 85007. The arizona state fairgrounds is a permanent fairgrounds on mcdowell road, encanto village, within the city of phoenix, arizona, united states. Encanto parking gate monte vista parking gate mcdowell parking gate from i10 w take exit 143c for 19th ave. Book online and save on guaranteed reserved parking near arizona state fair. Theres something for everyone to enjoy at this multifaceted event, including a crowdpleasing demolition derby, and thanks to the fact that it lasts three weeks, there is. Tips, tricks and advice for shopping at the book sale, plus rare finds, maps and faqs.
This is the best time of year to enjoy arizonas most popular event. The arizona state fair is an annual state fair, held at arizona state fairgrounds. Book fairs, writers festivals, and other literary events. Heres the wikipedia guide to the annual fair including a brief history, attendance records, concert lineup and related resources. The state fairgrounds occupy 80 acres in the heart of phoenix, and neighborhoods listed on the national register of historic places surround it on all four sides.
Oct 08, 2008 is the arizona state fair safe to go to. Catch a concert, watch a monster truck show, enter the talent contest, or enjoy the sights from the top of the giant ferris wheel. The biggest highlight would be working with my immediate team, the true rockstars of the arizona state fair. The arizona state fair is the states largest festival, attracting over 1 million guests annually to rank as the 3rd highest attended state fair in the country and in the top 15 of north american fairs. We have a number of discountsbonuses available online or onsite only, some for a limited time. All prices are subject to change and are only valid during selected periods.
The seattle arts festival always has active coffee houses and a book fair spotlighting literary artists seattle, wa. What with rodeo performances, an annual lineup of concerts by major headliners, dozens of carnival rides and everyones favorite fried foods, the arizona state fair is always a familyfriendly hit with kids of all ages. World renowned landscape photographer david muench captures the beauty of the grand canyon, mexican highlands, and the sonoran desert in this timeless. When promotional offers from the arizona state fair become available, you will find them on their homepage. Phoenix 3tvcbs 5 the annual vnsa used book sale is hitting the arizona state fairgrounds this weekend. Head to the counter of your favorite arizona circle k store from september 30 october 27.
The fair has an extensive history of oval racing, and featured nascar and usac racing during the 1950s and 1960s. A secure, cashfree way to shop the fair with yearround shopping online. Arizona book festival an annual book fair featuring over 100 authors reading and signing their books. Central utah this area of southern utah has a diversity of landscape like no other area in the state red rock formations and canyons, pristine meadows, alpine forests, as well as lush green valleys. For more than a century, the arizona state fair has been a gathering place for residents from the far corners of the state. The state of arizona is an equal opportunity employer. The arizona book fair was created to showcase writers of the west and south, as well as book related events that take place in libraries, bookstores, community centers, and other educational and cultural spaces. Annual used book sale hits arizona state fairgrounds. They also get vip access to special events, company exposure to festival goers, and did we mention dinner. Earn cash for the school or get double the profit with scholastic dollars. The dates for the 3rd arizona state fair are october 528, 2018. The first of graphic arts bookss fully redesigned state book series, arizona offers breathtaking views of the states most beloved trademarks such as red rock, desert sands, and wildflowers.
See 364 photos and 36 tips from 4584 visitors to arizona state fair. Visited the state fair yesterday with friends and was pleasantly surprised at the entrance fee. Arizona state fairgrounds apparently operated an indoor 18 mile dirt oval for karts and possibly midgets in the early 2000s. It is currently used yearly to host the arizona state fair and the maricopa county fair, as well as for other events the arizona veterans memorial coliseum, an arena at the fairgrounds, hosted the phoenix suns of the national. Thank you for your interest in the arizona state fair competitive entries. Oklahoma writers federation conference enjoy sessions with publishing experts who can provide careeradvancing knowledge. From chalk art to cupcake decoration demonstrations, fine art wood carvings, and the photos of iconic and mesmerizing arizona landscapes, we bring together the collective creative minds of our community. Except for books in the sets area, books are marked with a price sticker on the spine, upper right cover andor inside the front cover. Pursuant to the americans with disabilities act, the state will make reasonable accommodations during the employment process.
It was a territory fair before arizona was a state. The arizona state fair was a nice fair with lots of shopping and food. The arizona book fair was created to showcase writers of the west and south, as well as bookrelated events that take place in libraries, bookstores, community centers, and other educational and cultural spaces. The alabama book festival is an annual event to promote literacy around the state and celebrate local authors.
It is currently used yearly to host the arizona state fair and the maricopa county fair, as well as for other events. Get out of your daily routine, and immerse yourself in a wonderland of amusement right in your backyard. Visitors guide to the arizona state fair in phoenix. So take a look at the new dinosaur exhibit, ride the ferris wheel, say hi to gus the goat please dont steal him this time and stop in on my food photography class and say hey. Come check out our concerts and events listed for each day of the fair. Pursuant to the americans with disabilities act, the state will make reasonable accommodation s during the employment process. I want to go with my friends next week, since im going to fear farm within three days. See whos going to arizona state fair 2020 in phoenix, az. Click the appropriate button below to print the needed pdf forms. Arizona state fair phoenix 2020 all you need to know. This years arizona state fair lasts for just over two weeks.
Oct 19, 2019 visited the state fair yesterday with friends and was pleasantly surprised at the entrance fee. The best books and stories brought to life with unforgettable characters. We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 arizona state fair. Try one of our partner hotels where special rates are offered for book loving festivalgoers. Scroll down to the discounts link at the bottom of the page to find all kinds of offers from parking coupons to buy one get one free deals on tickets. If your interested in learning a couple new skills, making connections, and working along side a team that brings the entertainment to the fair, thats the main and only reason to take an opportunity with asf. Featuring professional midway rides and games by ray cammack shows, unique fair foods, livestock and animal attractions, national headline and local entertainment, special. The arizona state fair opened on friday and it is now time to get your fill on roasted turkey legs and deepfried goodies.1535 1324 808 1609 750 616 1635 1097 1319 1612 1297 683 117 99 374 329 785 606 87 147 923 1366 1496 1085 568 1071 275 1082 482 555 784