Special Events

Annual Events


The Town of Fountain Hills Parks and Recreation Department offers several special events throughout the year.

Signature Events


  • Ballet Under the Stars
  • Turkey Trot 5K & 1 Mile Fitness Walk
  • Irish Fountain Fest
  • Fountain Hills Music Fest
  • Fourth at the Fountain
Sponsorship Opportunities
Fountain Hills invites you to join us as a community partner! We have a wide variety of sponsorship packages tailored to meet your company’s needs. You can select the level of participation that best supports your goals while demonstrating your commitment to the community and helping to maintain Fountain Hill’s wide variety of special events. Don’t see the exact sponsorship opportunity you are looking for? No problem. We can tailor a sponsorship package to meet your company’s specific needs. Contact Linda Ayres to start building your sponsorship package today.

Download the 2019-2020 Sponsorship Guide Here

Vendor Information


If you would like to be considered as a vendor for a Signature Event, please complete and submit the Vendor Interest Application Form to layres@fh.az.gov. You will be contacted at a later date regarding your acceptance.

Special Event Planning and Permits


Whether you're planning a festival, craft fair, a 5K walk/run, bike race, or a similar type of event, the Town of Fountain Hills would like to help you make your event possible. Events will be required to obtain a permit.  Most events will require a Special Event Application. 
Answering a few simple questions may help you determine if you need to submit a Special Event Application. You can follow the Special Event Flow Chart or contact our event manager at layres@fh.az.gov or 480-816-5170 who will be happy to assist you with evaluating your event.

Permit Applications and Planning Resources