Cool Carefree Nights

September 18 – October 31

Cool Carefree Nights brings the area’s top singer songwriters, delivering acoustic sets of original songs and your favorite covers to Carefree. The schedule offers a wide mix from country, western and blues to favorite classics, jazz and contemporary hits. All shows are in the beautiful Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion in Downtown Carefree with shops, art galleries and restaurants. Shows are Friday and Saturday from 5:30 to 8:00. The outdoor Pavilion seating is set up for social distancing. Food, beverages and pets are welcome. Please see the Event Calendar for information for individual performance information.

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2020 carefree restaurant week

Fall Carefree Restaurant Week

October 1 – 11, 2020
Dine In or Take Out

Participating restaurants will showcase their menus at discounted prices, and in doing so thank customers for their support during these difficult times.

Restaurants will offer a special lunch menu, or a 3-course dinner for dine-in or take-out.

Lunch Menu (2-courses) $18.00

Dinner Menu (3-courses) $35.00 or $45.00

During the event, participating restaurants will follow all CDC guidelines regarding safety measures and limited dine-in capacity.

For a complete list of all Carefree restaurants and more details on Carefree Restaurant Week visit

Sonoran Desert at its Finest

Enjoy the grandeur of the Sonoran desert, visit the one-of-a-kind Sundial and stroll through our vibrant downtown Desert Garden. Attend our seasonal cultural festivals and art shows; discover unique shops, exceptional galleries and gourmet restaurants; and bring the kids to the Kiwanis Splash pad for fun in the sun. There’s so much to see and do in Carefree!

A scenic 30 minute drive north from Phoenix and Scottsdale.


Upcoming Events

Cool Carefree Nights

September 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Cool Carefree Nights

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

2020 Carefree Restaurant Week

October 1 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until October 11, 2020