City of Tolleson Events

 The Parks and Recreation Department organizes and facilitates
a phenomenal line up of events throughout the year. 

Tolleson Parks & Recreation Center

9251 W. Washington St.
Tolleson, AZ 85353
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm. | 623-474-4992

For any questions regarding City events, please contact Francis Valenzuela, Events Coordinator at (623) 936-2762 or 

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Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities

If you would like to be a sponsor for a City of Tolleson event, please use the following links to learn about how you can become a sponsor and/or vendor for any of these events.

Event Sponsorship | Notice For Vendors

If you are interested in being a food, food truck or craft/product vendor for the City of Tolleson special events, please email Francis Valenzuela at to be added to the special events e-mail list. Thank you for your interest!

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City of Tolleson Events - 2023 Dates & Locations

Event Details 
Family Movie Nights in the Park! 
Friday, March 24th, April 28th , May 19th  (Tolleson Veterans Park - 86th Avenue & Van Buren St.)
Join us for Family Movie Night at the Park - Movie begins at dusk. Don't forget your blankets and chairs. Snack bar available on site.
VFW Post 6310 & City of Tolleson Easter Celebration Saturday, March 18th - Tolleson Veterans Park - 86th Avenue & Van Buren St.

Founder's Day Whoopee Daze Festival April 14th, 15th & 16th - Tolleson Veterans Park - 86th Avenue & Van Buren St.
The City of Tolleson presents its annual Whoopee Daze festival. This event has many aspects.
Parade, Corn Hole Tournament,  Kickball Tournament, Carnival, Dia de Los Niños book giveaway, Live entertainment for the entire weekend - Special Guest Ram Hererra & local artists. Food and craft booths. 
4th of July Celebration Tuesday, July 4th - Tolleson Veterans Park - 86th Avenue & Van Buren St.
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Family Movie Night in the Park

Tolleson Veterans Park - 86th Ave & Van Buren St at 7:00PM.

March Movies in the Park Flyer

Founder's Day Whoopee Daze Festival 2023

We are currently accepting applications for food vendors. Application Link: Whoopee Daze Food Vendor Application

Tolleson Whoopee Daze Flyer

Whoopee Daze Festival - Tolleson Community Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, April 15, 2023 | 7:15AM - 9:30AM | Tolleson Veterans Park

5K Run/Walk (TESD, TUHSD, Tolleson Residents & Family members) - no cost

5K Run/Walk (Non-Tolleson Residents) $20

For details/Map/Registration Visit: Tolleson 5K Flyer

Whoopee Daze Parade - April 15th

We're accepting parade applications for our annual Whoopee Daze Festival Parade!

We welcome any and all community organizations, clubs & families to participate.

Parade Application Packet 2023

Whoopee Daze Ad 2023

Tolleson Kickball Tournament

whoopee daze kickball tournament