OdySea in the Desert: This weekend's free outdoor events including the Free Artisan Festival and Free Movies in the Desert: Monsters, Inc. Those events have been rescheduled for Saturday, October 27.
Tolmachoff Farms: The Glendale farm wrote Saturday on Facebook that the farm and its haunted corn maze were closed because of the rain.
"Electric Desert" at Desert Botanical Garden: Because of the weather, the Desert Botanical Garden will not be open for "Electric Desert", according to a Facebook post. You can call 480-941-1225 to reschedule or receive a refund.
Ultimate Margarita Beach Party: The Jimmy Buffet pre-concert party has moved indoors to Chico Malo at CityScape in downtown Phoenix. The event began at noon and is free to attend.
Fear Farm and Haunted Hayride: Both Fear Farm and Haunted Hayride will be closed Saturday, Oct. 13 because of the rain, according to a Facebook post. Those with questions or who purchased tickets for tonight have been asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bowman Hitting Challenge: The Arizona Fall League has canceled the Bowman Hitting Challenge Saturday evening at Sloan Park because of the rain.
BAM! Fest: The event at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park has canceled its festival, according to a Facebook post. It may be rescheduled. Updates would be posted to their Facebook page.
Arizona Taco Festival: The event is rain or shine at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. Tickets are still available.
Tempe Oktoberfest: The weekend festival is also rain or shine. VIP tents have been opened to everyone to stay dry.
Arizona State Fair: In a tweet, the Arizona State Fair announced for the first time in recent memory, the fair has closed due to weather. The fair will reopen on Sunday.
Rain canceled Tempe's showing of Ratatouille on Friday night as well. Their next event is Friday, October 19.
As of 12:30 pm the following weather related street issues are occurring in Surprise: 219th Avenue is closed, north of Sun Valley Parkway; Cotton Ln (Peoria to Cactus closed for through traffic, only local traffic allowed) Curbside lane on Reems at Brookside closed.
- 16th Ave., west of Ironwood
- Delaware, just south of Superstition
- Delaware at Tepee
- Lost Dutchman, east of Ironwood
- Lost Dutchman at San Marcos
- San Marcos, just south of 12th Ave. #ajtrafficpic.twitter.com/rLGdhHKprA
Good news! Because of today's heavy rain, crews are lifting the I-10 westbound lane restrictions between 27th and 43rd avenues. It'll take a little time to have all the lanes open. (The restriction was scheduled until 4 p.m. Sunday.) #PhxTrafficpic.twitter.com/GH4IUtdjFi
SR 238 is closing between Maricopa and Gila Bend because of flooding. It will take some time to get all the barricades in place, but please avoid the highway as of now. Turn around, don't drown! #aztraffic#azwxpic.twitter.com/W3n7Zo5hss
Road blocked: Flooding has stopped traffic on SR 187 in areas between SR 87 and SR 387. We're waiting for more details, but for now avoid SR 187 and consider SR 387 as an alternate route. #aztraffic#azwxpic.twitter.com/ACh66revV6