Live Music & Concerts

Check out our live music scene

Check out our live music scene

Tempe has a history of hosting live music. Bands such as the Gin Blossoms, Jimmy Eat World and Meat Puppets got their start in and around Mill Avenue. From buskers on the streets to soloists in a pub to student performances at ASU to big name entertainers at the Marquee Theater, you will find the genre of music that fits your taste.
The Westin Tempe rooftop pool

Through Sep 30

Events at The Westin Tempe

The Westin Tempe

Through September 30, 2023

Join The Westin Tempe for amazing events throughout the year at the Skysill Rooftop Pool & Lounge, the Valley's highest rooftop bar.

Tempe Center for the Arts

Through Aug 31

48 LIVE at Tempe Center for the Arts

Tempe Center for the Arts

Through August 31, 2023

Tempe Center for the Arts presents a new local artist series, 48 LIVE. This series is dedicated to giving emerging artists a stage. 48 LIVE features a slate of musical, theatrical, dance and visual artists from around the 48th State.

Tempe Center for the Arts

Through Jun 4

Phoenix Gay Men’s Chorus

Tempe Center for the Arts

Through June 4, 2023

Born To Be Brave is a high energy musical production about 5 people auditioning for the Phoenix Gay Men’s Chorus.

Live Music, DJs and Margaritas at Sunbar Tempe

Through Oct 14

Live Music & DJs at Sunbar Tempe


Through October 14, 2023

Every Friday and Saturday, Sunbar Tempe transforms into the place to be for live music, DJs and nonstop nightlife vibes. Check out the hottest tickets in town.

Juneteenth Celebration in Downtown Tempe

Jun 17

Juneteenth Celebration in Downtown Tempe

CenterPoint Plaza - Downtown Tempe

June 17, 2023

To commemorate Juneteenth, Downtown Tempe is hosting a free event at CenterPoint Plaza on June 17th. This will be the ultimate historical exploration and celebration of Black Joy.



Jun 20 - Jun 25


ASU Gammage

June 20, 2023 - June 25, 2023

You Can’t Stop the Beat! HAIRSPRAY, Broadway’s Tony Award-winning musical comedy phenomenon is back on tour at ASU Gammage!

Tempe Independence Day Celebration

Jul 4

Tempe 4th of July Celebration

Tempe Diablo Stadium

July 4, 2023

Commemorate Independence Day at Tempe Diablo Stadium with the Tempe 4th of July Celebration. Enjoy an evening of family-friendly fun, including live entertainment, food, kid's activities and fireworks!


Aug 22 - Aug 27


ASU Gammage

August 22, 2023 - August 27, 2023

With an irreverent book, an astonishing set and a score that’s out of this Netherworld, BEETLEJUICE is a remarkably touching show about family, love and making the most of every Day-O!

Boots in the Park at Tempe Beach Park

Sep 22 - Sep 23

Boots In The Park at Tempe Beach Park

Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park

September 22, 2023 - September 23, 2023

Boots In The Park transforms Tempe Beach Park into a country music celebration, featuring craft food & beverages, line dancing, art installations and much more!

ASU Gammage sunset

Sep 23

ASU Gammage presents AN UNTITLED LOVE

ASU Gammage

September 23, 2023

Set to the music of the neo-soul, Grammy Award-winning R&B artist D’Angelo, AN UNTITLED LOVE serves as Kyle Abraham’s creative exaltation of Black love and unity.

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