Desert Ridge Marketplace is keeping things cool with a ton of family fun and colorful installations all summer long. Guests will be treated to live music, art, Father’s Day celebrations, and kid-friendly events.

Not sure what to do for dad this Father’s Day? Celebrate in his favorite way with a beer tasting tour, now through June 22. Dads will receive exclusive discounts at Copper Blues Live, ComicX, Thirsty Lion, and more. Complete two of the beer tastings and receive a gift card to Thirsty Lion or Copper Blues Live (while supplies last). Plus, be entered to win a grand prize.

Desert Ridge Marketplace’s Bubble Bash Summer Series, a fan-favorite, signature event, returns this June as a four-part series. Save the dates for foam zone fun, interactive bubble stations, and live entertainment by Funergy, Wednesdays, June 9, 16, 23 and 30 at the Splash Pad.

Escape the scorching sun and stroll beneath a canopy of umbrellas hung high near H&M and the Splash Pad. This summer, Umbrella Pop will keep you cool as its display fades from a bright blue sky to a summer sunset.

Artscapes is back and brighter than ever. Embark on a journey through The District as you explore vibrant window displays created by local artists. Featured windows showcase elaborate installations depicting ocean exploration, desert critters, road trips and “Getting out of the Garden” – a post pandemic series.

Desert Ridge Marketplace recently welcomed Arizona’s first Cupbop location to the center. Cupbop is a Korean BBQ in a cup concept with specialty sauces and a twist on authentic Korean recipes. Also newly opened is Rapid iPhone Repair and coming soon is Ski Pro.

Desert Ridge Marketplace will feature some of the Valley’s hottest local bands every Friday and Saturday evening this June and July. The District Stage will showcase the sounds of Laura Green Band, New Philosophy, Star Alliance, Shine on Floyd, Crystal Baller and more in June, and Soul Bird, Priscilla Rose Band, Noiseboys, Frosty and the Silvertones, Serena Nicole and more in July.

Stay up to date on more family-friendly fun coming in July by following the shopping center on Facebook (@desertridgemarketplace) and Instagram (@shopdesertridge).

Desert Ridge Marketplace is located at 21001 N. Tatum Boulevard in Phoenix. For more information, visit