Chandler Fall Events and Festivals

Fall in Chandler is the perfect season to enjoy the milder temperatures and starlit patio evenings that have made Arizona famous. It's also a time when Chandler, AZ is buzzing with local culture, food, arts and music. The fall event lineup is perfect for self-described foodies, art lovers, and families looking for a little quirky weekend family fun or things to do for Halloween in Chandler, AZ has something for everyone this fall.

Many of Chandler's hotels and resorts offer fabulous fall rates, so plan your Chandler getaway today.

Explore our list of top fall events below or visit our full event calendar here or consider spending the holidays in Chandler.

Mariachi Festival

Annual Mariachi and Folklorico Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Chandler tradition - experience the rich cultural history of Mexico through vibrant music and dance at the 22nd Annual Mariachi and Folklorico Festival at the Chandler Center for the Arts, presented in partnership with C.A.L.L.E. de Arizona and Maestra Vanessa Ramirez on October 2nd at 7:00pm. The annual event features the music of Mariachi Tesoro de Tucson, Herencia Mexicana, AZ and ranchera and mariachi soloist Sandra Guevara, along with a dazzling array of folklorico dancers from Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli-AZ. 

Halloween Spooktacular - Costume Contest

Annual Halloween Spooktacular

Gather your lil’ ghosts and goblins and trick-or-treat your way through Downtown Chandler where you’ll enjoy a family night filled with spirited fun on October 29th from 5:30 pm til 8:30 pm. We’ve got a boo-nanza of spooky shenanigans that are sure to delight ghouls and boos of all ages. Admission into the park is free.