Founders’ Day honors Queen Creek heritage

The community is invited 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, to celebrate and honor Queen Creek’s heritage. Founders’ Day will be at Founders’ Park, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road, and will include a variety of activities, including, a kid zone, pig races, eating contests, 4-H Zone, FFA Zone, cornhole tournament and the feature event, Battle of the […]

Queen Creek seeking vendors for signature events

While the summer heat is in full swing, the town is preparing for a lineup of fall events. With several family-friendly events, businesses and organizations are invited to participate in the fun by hosting a vendor booth. Founders’ Day, celebrating the town’s heritage and anniversary, will be held 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, and Trunk […]

Queen Creek to celebrate heritage with Founders’ Day event Sept. 23

The town of Queen Creek will celebrate its 28th year of incorporation with its annual Founders’ Day event. The community-wide party will take place 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, at Founders’ Park, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road. (Read about a historical marker unveiling planned for Sept. 23 to kick off Founders’ Day) Residents are invited to celebrate […]

Fall into fun with events happening in Queen Creek this September

Whether you’re looking for a fun event for the entire family, a night out, or a good cause, Queen Creek has something for you during the month of September. The following is a list of some of the community-wide activities scheduled, as provided by the town of Queen Creek: QC Food Truck Feastival | Every […]

Queen Creek seeking vendors for Trunk or Treat

  Vendor applications are being accepted for the town of Queen Creek’s annual Trunk or Treat holiday event. Trunk or Treat will be held 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, in the Town Center, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road, north of Ocotillo Road. It provides a safe environment for families to enjoy an inexpensive evening of Halloween […]

Queen Creek accepting registration for annual cornhole tournament

Early registration ends Aug. 17, event is Sept. 23 Whether you’re a cornhole champion or enjoy a fun game of bags with friends, Queen Creek’s Battle of the Bags competition is for you. Held during Queen Creek’s signature Founders’ Day event, the community is invited to participate in the Battle of the Bags cornhole tournament. […]

Town accepting registration for annual cornhole tournament

Early registration ends Aug. 17; Founders’ Day event is Sept. 23 Whether you’re a cornhole champion or enjoy a fun game of bags with friends, Queen Creek’s Battle of the Bags competition is for you. Held during Queen Creek’s signature Founders’ Day event, the community is invited to participate in the Battle of the Bags cornhole tournament. […]

Expect big things this year at QC Founders’ Day, coordinator says

  Erica Perez hopes giant versions of lawn games such as Jenga, Connect Four and ladder ball and a wide assortment of family-friendly activities will translate into big fun for patrons at the town of Queen Creek’s annual Founders’ Day celebration. More than 50 vendors and almost as many games and activities are planned for […]

Entertainment calendar for Queen Creek and surrounding communities

Editor’s note: Items on the entertainment page run free of charge as space is available for events in the area. Please submit items by e-mail to qcnews@newszap.com. Ongoing items are listed at the end. SEPT. 16-FRIDAY •QUEEN CREEK — Queen Creek “Feastival”: 5:30-9 p.m., in the northwest parking lot of the Queen Creek Branch Library, […]

Deadline nears for Queen Creek special events vendor applications

  The town of Queen Creek is seeking vendors to participate in two of the community’s family-friendly events this fall. Founders’ Day, celebrating the town’s heritage and anniversary, will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, and Trunk or Treat will be held Saturday, Oct. 22. Businesses and organizations are invited to participate by hosting a vendor […]