Charles Schwab Cup Championship
NOVEMBER 4 THROUGH 8
The season end of the Championship tour returns to the desert this year. The event will feature the 30 top golfers on the Tour’s money list at the end of the season. Last year’s winner, German star Bernhard Langer, will be contending for the prize again this season, facing off against Colin Montgomerie and Jeff Maggert.
Desert Mountain Club, 10550 E. Desert Hills Drive, Scottsdale, desertmountain.com
Made famous as an MTV hit series, Nitro Circus packs insane stunts and zany antics into one wild daredevil show. For one night only, you can get first-hand experience with authentic vehicular insanity.
Gila River Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale, nitrocircus.com
Suns vs. Lakers
It’s the classic rivalry that the fans get hyped for. For the first time this season, the Phoenix Suns will go up against the L.A. Lakers—and this time we’ve got the home court advantage.
Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson Street, Phoenix, nba.com/suns
Coyotes vs. Oilers
It’s been a good year for Canadians, so far but the Coyotes are holding their own. This game will determine if the Edmonton Oilers can knock them out of the way or stay in their place as the Coyotes rocket to the top.
Gila River Arena, 9400 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale, coyotes.nhl.com
MMA World Series of Fighting
It’s the 25th year of the World Series of Fighting and the historic beat downs haven’t stopped. The main cards this year are Mamedov vs. Patino, Cobb vs. Ricci, Foster vs. Zeferino, and Palomino vs. Patishnock. The winner will be crowned the number one contender in the promotion’s lightweight division. Witness the fearsome competition this month!
Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington Street, Phoenix, wsof.com
2015 Phoenix Undy Run/Walk
The fight against colon cancer isn’t easy, but raising money can be fun. From the Colon Cancer Alliance, the Phoenix Undy Run/Walk makes you feel like a superhero—the kind that wears their underwear on the outside of their clothes. So don your boxers and briefs and hit the trail for cancer research.
State Capitol District, 1600 W. Washington Street, Phoenix, undyrunwalk.org
Cardinals vs. Bengals
With two teams at the top of their game, who will reign supreme? Both the Cardinals and the Bengals have surprisingly good standing in their respective leagues and are equally matched in offense, but this game will determine who’s the best.
University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Drive, Glendale, azcardinals.com
Life Time Turkey Day 5K/10K/1-Mile
Gobble gobble! The Life Time Turkey Day 5K/10K/1-mile event will provide the opportunity to run your way to a guilt-free Thanksgiving dinner. Bring the kiddos because the Tot Trot is a 25 to 50-yard dash for kids 6 and younger to work off some energy. Part of the proceeds benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital, so get fit for a cause.
Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, 205 S. 17th Avenue, Phoenix, turkeyday-5k.com