Don’t miss Verrado’s weekend-long celebration, which brings family and friends together to honor our community’s heritage.
Community-wide Cocktail Party
Friday, March 23
Kick off the weekend with our local eateries who have a special evening planned. Check out the options and be sure to make your reservation ahead of time.
Interested in a casual gathering with your neighborhood? Why not organize a park or porch party?
White Tank Heritage Run
Saturday, March 24 | 9:30 – 11 a.m. | Grand Lawn
Presented by Gill Law Firm and Vitras Swim Club
Get your body moving with a course to fit all ages and abilities: 1-mile run, 5K, 10K, and 1-mile and 5K challenge. Register before Feb. 28 for early bird discounts.
Block Party on Main Street
Saturday, March 24 | 5 – 10 p.m. | Main Street & Village Green
Presented by APS and Palo Verde Generating Station
Main Street will be packed with activities and entertainment during Verrado’s biggest party of the year. This year, Spin Doctors will take the stage with opening act, Jack Vandervelde. But first we’ll kick things off with our Resident Variety Show.
- 5 – 8 p.m.: Block Party activities
- 5:15 – 7:15 p.m.: Resident Variety Show
- 7:45 p.m.: Jack Vandervelde
- 8:45 p.m.: Spin Doctors
Resident Variety Show
Saturday, March 24 | 5:15 – 7:15 p.m. | Main Street & Village Green
Hosted by Anderson Institute of Music and Performing Arts
Got talent? Love to perform? Kick off the Block Party on Main Street by performing on the main stage as part of our Resident Variety Show.
Performances are limited to 24, so don’t procrastinate. Register today!
Sunday, March 25 | Noon – 3 p.m. | Founders Park
This celebratory weekend wraps up with special moments and traditions. Pack your lunch or purchase tasty eats from Bashas’ at the park. Wear your neighborhood t-shirt for the 2018 Founder’s Day photo, to be taken at 2:45 p.m.
Don’t forget to register for these events by March 19:
We’ll also have a dog show; no registration required.
Want to leave a personalized legacy in Verrado? Purchase a Founder’s Legacy Brick by March 5.
Sales end Monday, March 5
Show off your neighborhood pride at the Founder’s Day Community Picnic by wearing a neighborhood t-shirt. Don’t know what neighborhood you live in? Find it on this handy map.
Thanks to all of our sponsors: Epcor, Anderson Insitute of Music & Performing Arts, Main St. Dental, Olson Orthodontics, Summit Community Church, and Ebb & Flow Coffee Co.