Radar: To Do in PHX 9.29-10.3

Immersive Van Gogh Phoenix Exhibition. Photo from vangoghphx.com.


Art is everywhere this weekend in Phoenix. You can immerse yourself inside a Van Gogh painting, explore the diversity of creativity at Art Tracks, and be transformed by the live painters at HOLM’s Colorscapes. Note:All descriptions courtesy of event hosts and edited for clarity.


“Best Of Phoenix” Wednesday Night Trivia
Test your knowledge on current events, the arts and pop culture. Come early to get a seat and take advantage of happy hour. 4-7 p.m. Free. Carly’s Bistro: 128 E Roosevelt St. Phoenix, AZ; carlysbistro.com // @carlys_bistro


Van Gogh Exhibit Phoenix
Lose yourself in 500,000 cubic feet of monumental projections animating Vincent van Gogh’s oeuvre. Wander through entrancing, moving images that highlight brushstrokes, detail, and color – truly illuminating the mind of the genius.You will be immersed in Van Gogh’s works – from his sunny landscapes and night scenes to his portraits and still life paintings.Various times. $39. Lighthouse Artspace: 4301 N. Scottsdale Rd. Scottsdale, AZ; vangoghphx.com // @goghphoenix


Arizona State Fair
For over a century, the Arizona State Fair has been a gathering place for residents from the far corners of the state. Guests come here to enjoy the richness and diversity of communities, to honor the past, celebrate the current and explore the future. 12-9 p.m. $12. Arizona State Fair & Coliseum: 1826 W. McDowell Rd. Phoenix, AZ; azstatefair.com // @arizonastatefair

HOLM Presents Colorscapes Volume Three Tour
Join them for a magical night of music, & community connection. There will be plant based food & beverage vendors along with CBD, crystals, beads, smudge kits, incense, jewelry, tarot card readers, live painters, energy practitioners, astrologers and so much more. They will be transforming the inside and outside of the Warehouse to create our own world of amusement. 10 p.m. – 4 a.m. $33+. The Warehouse: 2130 West Fillmore St. Phoenix, AZ.; houseofloveandmusic.com // @houseofloveandmusic

Art Tracks Exhibit Opening
ART Tracks is a collection of artists, all on different tracks, using a variety of media and diversity of creative ideas, coming together to express their very best. 6 p.m. Free. Herberger Theater Center: 222 E. Monroe St. Phoenix, AZ; herbergertheater.org/events/art-tracks-exhibit-opening/ // @herbergertheater


Downtown Phoenix Farmers Market
The market is committed to seasonally-grown, local foods and products. They take immense pride in their weekly, urban event where residents and visitors can shop community farmers and small businesses year-round. Open, rain or shine. 8-1 p.m. Free. Downtown Phoenix Farmers Market: 721 N Central Phoenix, AZ; dtphxfarmersmarket.org // @dtphxfarmersmarket

Wizarding Extravaganza
Join them for a night of wizarding wonder as they transform the McClelland Library and Great Hall into a version of Hogwarts. With an offering of special-themed treats, cocktails and photo-ops, they’ll conclude the evening with a showing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Wear your favorite costume to enhance the experience and don’t forget your wand. 4 p.m.  $40. Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library: 1106 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ; azirish.org/hpweekend/ // @az_irish_center_and_library


Ales on Rails
The first sign of autumn isn’t always the changing of the leaves; sometimes it’s the changing of the kegs. The air turns crisp, and pint glasses are raised in celebration that Oktoberfest has arrived. Ales on Rails beer festival is Verde Canyon Railroad’s way of toasting this German tradition, providing a rollicking farewell to summer. 1 p.m. $112. Verde Canyon Railroad: 300 N. Broadway Clarkdale, Phoenix, AZ; verdecanyonrr.com // @verdecanyonrail

Après Yoga Happy Hour
Come to a yoga class whose goal is to share yoga by making the practice accessible, approachable, sustainable and fun through diversity, love and mindfulness. They encourage being present, being mindful of your breath and listening to your body. Stay after class for Après Yoga Happy Hour. Donation based yoga. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. monOrchid: 214 East Roosevelt St. Phoenix, AZ 85004; monorchid.com // @themonorchid

Marmalade Skies, A Musical Tribute to The Beatles
Don’t miss the return to Rhythm Room after 19 long months. Come share the love with Marmalade Skies. Hear all your favorite Beatle songs and get your Beatles on. 4 p.m. $18. The Rhythm Room: 1019 East Indian School Rd. Phoenix, AZ; rhythmroom.com // @rhythmroomphx on Twitter

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