Fall into Fun with Events Happening in Queen Creek this September
As the fall weather moves in, two signature events are taking place Queen Creek.
Founders’ Day | Sept. 22, 5-9 p.m., 22407 S. Ellsworth Road
Founders’ Day celebration is an opportunity to honor the community’s heritage. The event will include a variety of fun activities including a kid zone, pig races, eating contests, 4-H zone, FFA Zone, Battle of the Bags cornhole tournament and the feature event, Battle of the Badge. Wristbands to participate in the Battle of the Badge competitions and inflatable attractions are $10. Sponsorship and vendor opportunities are available. For more information, contact Erica Perez at 480-358-3719 or Erica.Perez@QueenCreek.org.
Queen Creek Olive Mill’s Garlic Festival | Sept. 29 & 30, 25062 S. Meridian Road
Enjoy live music, food trucks, garlic food specials, cooking demos by owner Perry Rea, garlic gelato, games in the grove, tours and much more - bring family, bring friends and celebrate the Queen Creek Olive Mill Garlic Festival! Visit QueenCreekOliveMIll.com for more details.
There are also a variety of events happening throughout the month of September at Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre, the Queen Creek Library and the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center. For a full listing of events visit QueenCreek.org/Calendar.
Additional community events can cause an increase in traffic. Please plan ahead and allow extra time for travel. To receive weekly traffic alerts, sign up for eNotifications on the Town’s website. For additional information on special events happening in Queen Creek, please visit QueenCreek.org/SpecialEvents. To stay updated on news and events follow the Town on Facebook.com/QueenCreek and Twitter.com/TOQC_official.
Constance Halonen-Wilson, Public Information Officer