Events Calendar
6 GLOW WALK – STOMP OUT SUICIDE & PREVENT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE at SR Fitness Center meet outside, 6:30 – 7:15 p.m. Walk to honor…Walk to heal…Walk to prevent. All are welcome. Please join us. Free glow sticks and light, healthy snack to the first 175. For more info. Call MaryLynn Marshburn or Braxton Ehle (480) 362-7327/7320

8 SAFETY DAY at SR Community Center, 5 p.m. Join Salt River Fire/Police Departments for activities such as games, technical rescue & police demonstrations, helicopter landing and display, HHS Immunization information & vaccinations, car seat checks, safety booths, clowns and food. For more info. Call Casey Kingry (480) 362-7290
9 AUSTIN WEBB at the Lounge at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, 15406 Maricopa Road, Maricopa, AZ. 8 p.m. A very limited number of wristbands for seating may be available 2 hours prior to show times at the Main Casino Entrance and are issued on a first come, first served basis. For more info. Call (480) 802-5000

10 54TH ANNUAL MISS INDIAN ARIZONA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM at Chandler Center for the Arts, 6:30 p.m. Admission: $10. Chandler Center for the Arts, all tribes, allows both Indian and non-Indian attendees an opportunity for increased understanding of the traditional principles and values of the Arizona native community. For more info. Call (480) 306-4533 or go to

10 NATIVE AMERICAN CONNECTIONS PARADE at 3rd St. & Oak to Steele Indian School Park, Phoenix, AZ. 9 – 11 a.m. For more info. Call (602) 254-3247

10-11 ARIZONA’S ULTIMATE WOMEN’S EXPO at Phoenix Convention Center in Downtown Phoenix, AZ. Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sun. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tickets: $10. Cooking demos, personal care, salon services, fashion shows, massages, decorating, healthy living programs and more. For more info. Call Arizona’s ultimate Women’s Expo (866) 618-3434
12-16 OCTOBER BREAK- No School for Mesa Public and SR Community Schools

13 TERC MEETING at SR Community Center, 10 – 11 a.m. The Tribal Emergency Response Commission (TERC) will meet to discuss items related to the Community’s emergency planning for large scale emergencies. Tentative agenda: After Action Report on recent Tabletop Exercise; Emergency Manager’s Update; Call to Public. Open to all. For more info. call (480) 362-7927
16-11/8 131ST ANNUAL ARIZONA STATE FAIR at Arizona State Fairgrounds, Phoenix, AZ. Admission: $5-$10. Family entertainment, animals, food, rides, top-notch concerts, exhibits, motorized events, rodeo & more, Tues-Sun, new attractions, new rides. For more info. Go to

17 FALL MESQUITE MILLING AND PANCAKE BREAKFAST at Huhugam Ki Museum, 8 a.m. Come join us for a special breakfast made with mesquite along with a side of eggs and bacon, prickly pear syrup. We will be grinding mesquite pods for community members and others. Also will have a Home-ganic Market, all items made at home or grown in the garden; breads, tortillas, tamales, aprons crafts and other handmade items for sale. For more info. Call (480) 362-6320

17-18 6TH ANNUAL ARIZONA TACO FESTIVAL at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Tickets: $12-$100. 50+ professional and amateur taco teams compete for $10,000 in prizes in chicken, beef, pork and fish, a side cart throw down in salsa and guacamole, Lucha Libre wrestling, live surf/rock music and more. For more info. call (480) 270-5000 or go to
17-18 ARIZONA WOMEN’S EXPO at Phoenix Convention Center, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. hundreds of exhibits representing fashion, home décor, cooking, health, nutrition, fitness, and finance, celebrity speakers, plus 3 stages featuring fashion shows, decorating, cooking theater, celebrity book signings, and beauty bar. For more info. Call (866) 618-3434 or go to

22 DISABILITY AWARENESS EVENT at SR Community Bldg., 3 – 5 p.m. All are welcome to participate, guest speakers, interactive activities, raffle prizes, food and much more. For more info. Call the Special Needs Resources Program (480) 362-7844

23-24 HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR HOT AIR BALLOON FESTIVAL at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ. 5-10 p.m. Admission: $10, $5 for children 3-12 years. Two and under free. Hot air balloons, costume contest, tethered balloon rides, haunted house, haunted trail, carnival games, kids zone, fireworks, (Fri. only) free trick or treating, food and beverage, live music. For more info. or tickets call (480) 270-5000

23-25 32ND ANNUAL ROY TRACK MEMORIAL MESA POW-WOW at Pioneer Park, 525 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ. For more info. Call (602) 799-0260
24 JB SMOOVE WITH HUGH MOORE at The Showroom at Talking Stick Resort, 8 p.m. Tickets: $30 - $65, Must be 21 & older to attend, no cameras/audio/video recordings. For more info. or to buy tickets call (480) 850-7734