9-12 | Gilbert Days Rodeo - Gilbert Days celebrates the city’s heritage and history. The rodeo is part of the celebration.
10-11 | Mesa Music Festival - A free music festival in Mesa showcasing emerging bands and solo artists. **While the festival is advertised as Nov. 9-11, the public portion of the festival is on the 10th and 11th only.
10-11 | Chandler Chuck Wagon Cook-Off - A free Western food festival in Chandler where food is cooked in 1880s chuck wagons. Don’t forget your cowboy hat.
16 | Lights of the World Lantern Festival - A large light show with 75 larger-than-life displays featuring iconic landmarks across the world, including the Eiffel Tower, London Bridge, and a Chinese temple.
17-18 | Main Street Prototyping Festival - 20 temporary prototypes made by artists, students and designers will be put on display along Mesa's Main Street during this free event.
18 | American Heritage Festival - Actors re-enact colonial American life with battle demonstrations from the American Revolution and Civil War.