Sports & Recreation

Check out Tempe’s exciting sports events

Check out Tempe’s exciting sports events

Cheer for your favorite sport and recreation events in Tempe. Throughout the year, attend games at Arizona State University from football to softball to basketball. Baseball fans flock to Angels spring training at Tempe Diablo Stadium and nine other baseball parks in metro Phoenix. Tempe Town Lake hosts rowing regattas and the colorful Arizona Dragon Boat Festival.
Phoenix Rising FC Soccer

Through Oct 7

Phoenix Rising FC

Through October 7, 2023

The 2023 Phoenix Rising FC schedule is here, and we look forward to a season full of fans and action-packed soccer at the new pop-up stadium in Phoenix next to Sky Harbor International Airport.

ASU Football at Sun Devil Football Stadium

Through Nov 25

2023 ASU Football Season

Mountain America Stadium

Through November 25, 2023

The 2023 ASU football season is upon us, and we look forward to a season full of fans and action-packed football at the legendary ASU Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona.

Arizona Coyotes Player at Mullett Arena

Through Apr 17

2023-2024 Arizona Coyotes Hockey

Mullett Arena

Through April 17, 2024

The 2023-2024 Arizona Coyotes NHL schedule is here, and we look forward to a season full of fans and action-packed hockey at Mullett Arena in Tempe, Arizona.

Desert Botanical Garden

Oct 10 - Nov 18

Desert Sol at Desert Botanical Garden

Desert Botanical Garden

October 10, 2023 - November 18, 2023

Awaken your senses and soothe your soul with the healing power of nature at Desert Botanical Garden. Experience and connect with a variety of cultural and healing traditions from around the world.

AZ Sports & Music Fest

Oct 21

Arizona Sports & Music Festival

Tempe Sports Complex

October 21, 2023

Arizona Sports League presents the Arizona Sports & Music Festival, sponsored by New Belgium Brewing Company, at Tempe Sports Complex on Oct. 21, 2023. Choose your sport, grab a drink and enjoy the best day of sports and music!

Ironman Arizona

Oct 22

IRONMAN 70.3 Arizona

Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park

October 22, 2023

IRONMAN 70.3 is the perfect tune-up for the full-distance race in November, or just a great way to get out and compete in a half-distance event in a phenomenal setting of Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park.

ASU Homecoming Parade

Oct 22 - Oct 28

ASU Homecoming Events

ASU Tempe Campus

October 22, 2023 - October 28, 2023

Return to your Sun Devil roots and connect with your favorite campus places, be a part of the traditions of Royalty Court, Lantern Walk, the Homecoming Parade and the Block Party, Oct. 22-28, 2023.

IRONMAN Arizona in Tempe, Arizona

Nov 19


Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park

November 19, 2023

2023 IRONMAN Arizona kicks off on November 19, 2023, with a single-loop swim in Tempe Town Lake, followed by a challenging three-loop bike course through the Sonoran Desert. It finishes with a spectator-friendly run around Tempe Town Lake and Papago Park.

Papago Park

Nov 25

Fat Turkey Trail Run

North Linear Park

November 25, 2023

Join family and friends at the Fat Turkey Trail Run for a no-pressure fun trail run in the centrally located trails of the Papago Buttes on November 25th.

Tempe Diablo Stadium

Feb 24 - Mar 26

Angels Spring Training Games

Tempe Diablo Stadium

February 24, 2024 - March 26, 2024

Experience all the fun and excitement that comes with spring training in Tempe, AZ. Tempe is the perfect home base to enjoy spring training baseball. From the end of February through the end of March, Cactus League Spring Training brings 15 MLB teams to 10 stadiums to play more than 200 games.

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