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6751 N. Sunset Blvd.
Glendale, AZ 85305
(623) 385-7502

Located at the Loop 101 & Glendale Ave.
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Mon–Sat: 11am – 9pm
Sun: 11am – 6pm

Store and restaurant hours may vary.
See individual store or restaurant for details.

Westgate Parking

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Tanger Shuttle

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Festive Events
at Westgate Entertainment District

There’s no place like Westgate for the holidays!

Step inside our magical winter wonderland with fun & festive events for the entire family!

   • Tuesday, November 21Holiday Tree Lighting, First Snowfall & Skate Westgate
   • Tuesday, November 21 - Sunday, January 7Skate Westgate
   • Tuesday, November 21 - Sunday, December 24Visit Santa
   • Tuesday, November 21 - Sunday, December 31 Nightly Snowfall
   • Friday, November 24 - Saturday, December 23Free Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides
   • Sunday, December 17Santa Hustle 5K & Half Marathon
   • Sunday, December 17Chabad West Valley Menorah Lighting
   • Sunday, December 24It’s Snowing Every Hour!

Holiday Tree Lighting,
First SnowFall & Skate Westgate

Tuesday, November 21
Fountain Park, 6:30pm

Celebrate the start of the holidays & watch as Fountain Park magically transforms into a winter wonderland! After a festive skating performance, help us break the ice at Skate Westgate, our real ice skating rink! Plus, visit with Santa as he makes his official arrival, enjoy the lighting of our brand new 36-foot holiday tree & experience the very first snowfall of the season.

Santa will be available for photos from 7-9pm. Visit for details.
Skate Westgate will be open from 7-10:45pm. Visit for details & pricing.


November 21 - January 7
Fountain Park

Kids & adults can partake in a timeless holiday tradition – outdoor ice skating on our real ice rink! Make magical memories with your loved ones as you glide through an unforgettable winter wonderland. All skill levels are welcome, whether you’re performing pirouettes or strapping on skates for the first time.

Visit for hours & pricing.

Visit Santa

November 21 - December 24
Fountain Park

Visit Westgate Entertainment District for photos with Santa! Share wishes, snap pictures & receive a FREE GIFT.* Plus, don’t forget to bring your paws to see the Claus on select days! Photo packages are available for purchase, but are not required. All guests will receive one (1) free downloadable photo.
*While supplies last.

Visit for hours.

Nightly SnowFall

November 21 - December 31
(excludes Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day)
Fountain Park,
7pm & 8pm

Join us as Fountain Park is transformed into a living snow globe with nightly 8-minute snowfall shows at 7pm & 8pm! Plus, enjoy snowfalls every hour from 11am-8pm on Christmas Eve.

Free Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides

Fridays & Saturdays
November 24 - December 23
WaterDance Plaza, 5-9pm

Hop in, take a spin & be whisked around Westgate Entertainment District on a magical & memorable carriage ride! The carriage pick-up & drop-off destination will be in WaterDance Plaza (across from Gila River Arena). On Arizona Coyotes home game nights, the pick-up & drop-off will be in front of AMC Theatres.
Free holiday carriage rides are offered first-come, first-served.

Santa Hustle 5K & Half Marathon

Sunday, December 17
WaterDance Plaza, 8am

Santa Hustle is coming to town! Jingle all the way through a 5K or half marathon course with candy & cookies, festive music, creative Christmas images & so much more!

Visit for details & to register.
Use promo code WGSH to save $5 off registration.

Chabad West Valley Menorah Lighting

Sunday, December 17
Fountain Park, 5pm

Join Westgate Entertainment District & Chabad West Valley to celebrate Hanukkah with a Grand Menorah lighting, complete with activities, raffle prizes, games for children & live entertainment. Traditional latkes, hot cocoa & cider will be served.

Jingle & Mingle

Book Now

Take note, holiday party planners… Hosting a holiday affair requires advance preparation, date designation & making a reservation! We’ve got your all-inclusive answer to holiday party entertainment. Pro Tip: book now!

Visit to book now.

Live Music

Every Friday & Saturday Night

Enjoy free concerts every Friday & Saturday
night at Fountain Park.

Visit for lineup.

Westgate Entertainment District Holiday Events

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