Local neighborhood events for September and October for the Avilla Palm Valley area in Goodyear Arizona include everything from ballet to baseball. This popular area near Phoenix has events scheduled throughout the fall for residents and visitors.

Performing Arts

The Ballet Under the Stars is presented at the Estrella Mountain Ranch Lakeside Amphitheater in Goodyear on September 24. This event is designed to entertain and introduce youngsters to the art of dance. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy this free event with professional dancers, stage lighting and costumes presented by Ballet Arizona and Goodyear’s Arts and Culture Commission.

The Fall Concert Series will start on Oct. 10 with Faded Jeans Band and the The 8-Tracks will perform on Oct. 17 at the amphitheater.

Sean Buvala will be presented at Total Wine on Sept. 29 at 7:00 pm at 1416 N Litchfield Rd. This is an opportunity to enjoy author and storyteller Sean Buvala present a
collection of “life and legends” from various cultures and mythologies.

Alberto Alvaro Rios will be presented on Oct. 27. Rios is Arizona’s first poet laureate.

“Art is Alive”, a culture fair, will be offered at the Goodyear Ballpark on Halloween, Oct. 31. See native dances from the Tohono O’oodham Nation, the works of local artists, wine and beer booths and art demonstrations at this two-day popular neighborhood event.

The Wag and Tag will be held Oct. 31 at the Roscoe Dog Park where pet owners can have their animals vaccinated and even adopt a cat or dog.


Baseball is one of the favorite local neighborhood events in the Goodyear area. The best baseball players come out of the minor leagues and local residents of the Avilla Palm Valley area can enjoy the minor teams throughout the season at the Goodyear Ballpark.

The Evoshield Championship Games and the AZ Pro Camps Tournament National Classic starts mid-September and continues through October with the NABA Phoenix World Series and other league games. Instructional League games are held for top players at the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indian Development Complex areas near the ballpark.

The Goodyear Ballpark, located at 1933 Ballpark Way, will show the Lego Movie on Sept. 26 to benefit the New Life Center.

The Avilla Palm Valley area of Goodyear is a great place to enjoy sports and entertainment all year.