Art Detour


Did you hear? Phoenix Magazine named Art Detour the “Best Arts Festival” in 2015!

Save the Dates!

28th Annual Art Detour

March 19 and 20, 2016


Art Detour 28 is a special invitation to explore the arts and culture of our city. This annual event presents a road map that guides you to meet Phoenix artists and to discover the myriad art spaces that fill our downtown.

Activities include a free circulating trolley that gets you where the action is, bike and walking tours, exhibits, and much more.

“Art Detour is one of the most important events in Phoenix’s calendar”
– City of Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton


2016 Scheduled Events:

To Be Announced!
Art D’Core Gala. This exceptional celebration will spotlight the significant contribution of the arts in invigorating and adding color to our urban core. The festivities will include music and dancing; fabulous food and drink; a special address by Mayor Greg Stanton; and an eye-popping virtual tour of downtown art spaces.

March 18, 6 to 10 p.m.
Pre-Detour Third Friday. Join us for this special gallery night.

March 19-20, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (each day)
Art Detour! Studio and art space tours. A map and shuttles will guide visitors to art stops open throughout the weekend.


Fill out the volunteer form here.


View last year’s map below or download a PDF of the the map here:





Thanks to our 2015 Partners