30 Must-Attend Events in Metro Phoenix This Fall

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Seth Olenick

Grab your day planner and get a pencil, because your fall season is about to be booked. As the heat dies down, the Valley livens up with festivals, shows, holiday entertainment, and more. Since there's so much to do and only so little time to do it, Jackalope Ranch presents your our top picks for events this autumn.

See also: 20 Reasons to Love Fall in Arizona

Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival September 22 Ak-Chin Pavilion

Featuring headliners Dave Chapelle and Flight of the Conchords, as well as comedians Jeff Ross, Chris D'Elia, Hannibal Buress, Jim Jeffries, and Brody Stevens, this first-ever festival of wise guys will be bringing laughs, booze, vendors, and more to the final stop of its 15-city tour. Ticket prices vary and can still be purchased by visiting oddballfest.com.

30 Must-Attend Events in Metro Phoenix This Fall
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Jackalope Ranch Bingo September 23 and October 9 Crescent Ballroom

Jackalope Ranch has been reviving an old classic with mystery shots, prizes, and an entertaining batch of emcees including Dulce Dance Company on September 23. Spaces fill quickly on the cards and around the room at this free event so guest are encouraged to show up sooner rather than later. Check out Jackalope Ranch Bingo on Facebook.

ASU Art Museum Fall Season Opening Reception September 27 ASU Art Museum

When the leaves come down, the art comes up as the ASU Art Museum hosts the opening reception for "Crafting a Continuum: Rethinking Contemporary Craft," "Wendy Maruyama: Executive Order 9066," and "This is Not America: Protest, Resistance, Poetics." This free event will also feature a live sewing performance by local artist artist Paul Nosa. Visit asuartmuseum.asu.edu.

30 Must-Attend Events in Metro Phoenix This Fall
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Keen Halloween September 28-29 Sano Fitness inside Metrocenter Mall

Steam Crow's Daniel and Dawna Davis are breaking up the monotony of commercial Halloween with the second annual Keen Halloween event. This two day event offers everything from costume demos, Thriller dance classes, live entertainment, and a Monster Market of handmade Halloween goods from artists and vendors. Admission is $9.18 for the day or $15.30 for the weekend. Visit keenhalloween.com.

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