The company dares us to leap into the circus ring and experience the timelessness of this evolving art form. The shows’ unique mechanical interpretation of the traditional, and its story full of the lore of the historic one-ring circus, create a welcoming place, like a big top, where we can be amazed. higleycenter.org
It's all about romance with arts, crafts and lot's of chocolate! Indulge in a sumptuous selection of artisan desserts and confections, shop for Valentine's gifts from local vendors, and experience live entertainment all weekend!
2:00PM - 8:00PM Inspired by the traditional Thai Lantern Festival, Night Lights is an all-new and completely reimagined sky lantern experience. Join thousands of your friends, family, and neighbors as we come together to make a truly once-in-a-lifetime memory as we launch our lanterns just after dusk. www.eventbrite.com
Monday & Tuesdays February 3 - March 24 The musical play, complete with down home country humor, true emotion, and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy’s unforgettable hits such as “Crazy,” “I Fall to Pieces,” “Sweet Dreams” and “Walking After Midnight”…27 songs in all! haletheatrearizona.com
The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty-five centuries ago. The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company of today. higleycenter.org
Weekends Starting February 8 Take a step back in time at the Arizona Renaissance Festival, a rousing Medieval experience in a giant, costumed fantasy village. This whimsical adventure features authentic knighting ceremonies, glass blowing demonstrations and jousting shows as well as an outdoor circus and games of skill for all ages.
Thursdays - Saturdays , February 13 - March 28 Set against the fast-moving high lights and low lives of New York City in the 1940’s, this bigger than life Broadway musical returns triumphantly to our stage! Odds are 10 to 1 that you’re going to love our energetic, colorful, romantic, and highly entertaining production haletheatrearizona.com
Karla's passion was always music. She became friends with other singer-songwriters and musicians in the '60s who were creating their own unique sound. She lined up at the legendary Troubadour at noon on Mondays to get a slot in the famous Monday night Troubadour "hoot," which was a breaking ground for many artists who went on to great success. www.higleycenter.org
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Southwest Cajun Fest celebrates Cajun culture, cuisine and handcrafted beer. Live music with jazz, blues and contemporary swing revival bands. Festival patrons will feel transported to the southeastern region of Louisiana with a variety of food vendors serving up regional dishes. Highlights includes themed zones, eating competitions, and more interactive experiences. www.eventbrite.com
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sweets Festival is a Sugar Lovers Cream Come True. There is something for everyone Sweets or the little ones and Cocktails and Drinks for the adults. Sweet Tunes for the whole family, Sweet Fun from bouncers to spinning berries, photo opportunities, crafts and more.
BOBBY DARIN. Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor in film and television. He performed in a range of music genres, including jazz, pop, rock’n’roll, folk, swing and country. He started in show business as a songwriter for Connie Francis and achieved world fame in 1958 with his own first million-seller “Splish Splash”. www.higleycenter.org
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Celebrating the centennial birthday for Gilbert. Set in the magical, evening ambiance of HD SOUTH, you will enjoy a spectacular evening of a lively cocktail hour and silent auction, followed by dinner, live entertainment, and dancing. www.hdsouth.org Tickets are limited and can be purchased online now.