Super Bowl Events
Where Are the 2015 Pro Bowl and Super Bowl Events?
The 2015 Pro Bowl (Jan. 25) and Super Bowl 49 in 2015 (Feb. 1) will be held in Glendale, Arizona, but many of the events leading up to the game take place in other locations all over town. Greater Phoenix is very spread out. It incorporates more than 25 cities and towns and several thousand square miles. If you are planning to come to Phoenix to participate in Super Bowl activities and events (hopefully you have tickets to the big game, too!) it is difficult to know where to stay. Phoenix? Glendale? Scottsdale? Tempe? It all depends what you'll be doing.
- Super Bowl 49: The Game
- Official NFL Parties, And Other Festivals
- Map of Pro Bowl and Super Bowl Locations, and a Few Other Points of Interest
Note #1: All the points on the map are approximate. The purpose here is to simply give you an indication of how far you will be traveling to get to the various events. In conjunction with the map, you might find this complex of local driving times and distances useful.
Note #2: There are more public events than the ones specified here -- check the list, and get the details!
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport
Phoenix. Just so you know where you'll be starting from and ending up. You can access METRO Light Rail from the airport.
- Glendale Sports District
Glendale. The Super Bowl will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium, and the official tailgate/pregame activities will be held in this area. There are sports bars and restaurants, as well as a modern outlet mall, at Westgate Entertainment District. In this photo of the Westgate complex, University of Phoenix Stadium is the large, round building farthest away. Westgate Entertainment District will host five days of live concerts from this area. The DIRECTV Super Fan Festival will be right nearby.
- Downtown Phoenix / Phoenix Convention Center
Downtown Phoenix. This is where the NFL Experience will be held. NFL Media Day will take place across the street from the Phoenix Convention Center at US Airways Center (photo). Verizon Super Bowl Central will take place in the streets of Downtown Phoenix, next to the Phoenix Convention Center. METRO Light Rail has stations in this area.
- ASU Gammage in Tempe
Location for the Super Bowl Gospel Celebration. See photos of ASU Gammage.
- Downtown Scottsdale
Downtown / Oldtown Scottsdale. Many of the most popular night clubs are in this area. The final event of the Super Bowl Run will be held at SouthBridge. The Scottsdale Big Game Artwalk, a special edition of the weekly Scottsdale Artwalk. Fan Fest Scottsdale and the NFL Wives Fashion Show will happen in this part of town, at Scottsdale Fashion Square, the mall where all the beautiful people shop!
- Waste Management Phoenix Open
North Scottsdale. PGA Golfers play in the best-attended golf tournament on tour. The Greatest Game on Grass, and the concerts at The Bird's Nest, take place the week leading up to the Super Bowl and finishes on Super Bowl Sunday. Tickets never sell out, and you can bet there will be record crowds this week.