- Category: Things to Do in Phoenix
- Issue: May 2015
The chart-topping country star is known for hits such as “Waitin’ on a Woman,” “Whiskey Lullaby,” “Mud on the Tires,” “Ticks,” “Letter to Me” and “I’m Still a Guy.” Justin Moore and Mickey Guyton are special guests. 7:30 p.m. $30.25-$60. Ak-Chin Pavilion, 2121 N. 83rd Ave., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.
Julianne & Derek Hough
The Dancing with the Stars champions bring their Move Live on Tour performance to the Valley. Complete with sets, costumes and a cast of talented dancers, the new stage production features the superstar siblings headlining in solo, duet and group performances with high-impact choreography spanning across a multitude of dance styles. 8 p.m. $38.50-$58. Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, livenation.com, 800-745-3000.
Sesame Street Live
Join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby and friends as they share fun renditions of Sesame Street songs, introduce new favorites and get the crowd moving in Let’s Dance. Call for times. $17-$55. Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa, mesaartscenter.com, 480-644-6500.
Although it has been 45 years since “Bridge Over Troubled Waters” was recorded, the singer’s image and signature vocals remain among the most instantly recognizable in popular music. 7:30 p.m. $55-$125. Higley Center for the Performing Arts, 4132 E. Pecos Rd., Gilbert, higleyarts.org, 480-279-7190.
The country music superstar sings all the hits, including “Shotgun Rider,” “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” “Highway Don’t Care,” “Felt Good on My Lips,” “Just to See You Smile” and “I Like It, I Love It.” Billy Currington and Chase Bryant are special guests. 7 p.m. $32-$73. Ak-Chin Pavilion, 2121 N. 83rd Ave., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.
Three Dog Night
The band recorded some of the biggest hits of the ’70s that still resonate today, including “Mama Told Me (Not to Come),” “Joy to the World,” “An Old Fashioned Love Song” and “Black and White.” 8 p.m. $35-$79. Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, 5040 Wild Horse Pass Blvd., Chandler, wingilariver.com, 877-840-0457.
June 29-July 5
World’s Oldest Rodeo
Old West hospitality and charm dominate as Prescott Frontier Days celebrates 128 years this summer with eight rodeo performances, a rodeo parade, kiddie parade, Happy Hearts Rodeo for Exceptional Children, rodeo dance, cowboy church, and arts and crafts. Call for times, ticket prices and Prescott locations, worldsoldestrodeo.com, 928-445-4320.