Upcoming Events

Matinee Movie
Friday, June 25th, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
 
Now Playing: "The Upside"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Evening with Rich Mancini
Monday, June 28th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Tickets on-sale June 4 in the Auditorium at 11 a.m.  $6 pp includes dessert, beverage and 60 minutes of classic rock and pop music by the very talented and entertaining Rich Mancini.  Seating is limited and Covid guidelines of mask and distancing is recommended.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Matinee Movie
Friday, July 9th, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
 
Now Playing: "The Very Excellent Mr Dundee"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Lecture Series by Ken Sorensen
Wednesday, July 14th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Local speaker, Ken Sorensen will be presenting a talk on "Nasa - The 60's".  This new lecture series by Ken will also include dessert and coffee for only $5 a ticket.  Due to the Covid-19 guidelines, tickets will be limited in number to allow for social distancing.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dessert served at 6 p.m. and Ken will speak for 60 minutes.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, July 19th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "La Posada, Jewel Along the Santa Fe Railroad".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Matinee Movie
Friday, July 23rd, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
 
Now Playing: "My Spy"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Lecture Series by Ken Sorensen
Wednesday, August 4th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Local speaker, Ken Sorensen will be presenting a talk on "Pompeii".  This new lecture series by Ken will also include dessert and coffee for only $5 a ticket.  Due to the Covid-19 guidelines, tickets will be limited in number to allow for social distancing.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dessert served at 6 p.m. and Ken will speak for 60 minutes.
Live Cooking Show
Wednesday, August 11th, 11 am at Auditorium
Discovery Point Retirement Community's Chef Ginger is bringing her Live Cooking Show back on tour!  They will be stopping at Sunland Village this summer!  Prepared to be entertained and educated with this lively show.  Handouts, samples and lots of laughs.  Please pre-register so they know how many items to bring for everyone.  Call 480-832-9003 to sign up.
Matinee Movie
Friday, August 13th, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
 
Now Playing: "Summerland"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, August 16th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Lost Treasures of Arizona".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Remember 9/11
Friday, September 10th, 10 a.m. at Auditorium
In honor of the 20th anniversary of 9/11 (now Patriot Day) begins with brunch followed by American Hurrah Tribute Show by Jan Sandwich Trio is a live musical salute to America, New York City and first responders and veteran’s. Tickets are $8 each and will be sold beginning on August 6 at 11 a.m. (Auditorium Ticket Sales Day).  Brunch Menu includes Egg & Sausage Bake, Fresh Fruit, Muffins & Danish, Orange Juice and Coffee.
 
Matinee Movie
Friday, September 10th, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
Now Playing: "Harriet"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Lecture Series by Ken Sorensen
Wednesday, September 15th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Local speaker, Ken Sorensen will be presenting a talk on "Corrie ten Boom".  This lecture series by Ken will also include dessert and coffee for only $5 a ticket.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dessert served at 6 p.m. and Ken will speak for 60 minutes.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, September 20th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Arizona Wedding Towns".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
A Social with StarAlliance
Wednesday, September 22nd, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Ice Cream Social pre-Covid style of serving is tentative.  If buffet style serving is not allowed yet, we will serve ice cream sundaes to you!  Music provided by an acoustic trio from the StarAlliance band.  A variety of popular 70-80's music.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $6 pp and will be sold on September 3 Ticket Sales event.  Details listed in the August Journal.
Matinee Movie
Friday, September 24th, 2 pm at Auditorium
FREE Event offered to residents only, no guests.  Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Concessions Available, Donations Welcome!  Movie begins at 2 p.m.
Now Playing: "Half Brothers"
 
Due to Covid-19 Guidelines, social distancing and masks are recommended.  All events are subject to cancellation.
Pizza Party-TBD
Wednesday, September 29th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium*
Join us for pizza and music!  Pizza catered by L.J.'s Pizza, cooked in his catering trailer right on property.  Pizza hot to you!  Music is pending confirmation by the Brookharts.  Tickets are only $10 which includes salad, pizza, beverage and music.  
A Social with The AZ Trio
Wednesday, October 13th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Ice Cream Social pre-Covid style of serving is tentative.  If buffet style serving is not allowed yet, we will serve ice cream sundaes to you!  Music provided by folk musicians from The Arizona Trio.  Bango playing, song and comedy is scheduled with this group!  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $6 pp and will be sold on September 3 Ticket Sales event.  Details listed in the August Journal.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, October 18th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "FIRE! Combustible Towns in the Arizona Territory".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Reign n Country Dance
Friday, November 5th, 7-10 p.m. at Auditorium
The valley's favorite country rock band.  Tickets $8 pp available in advance or at the door.  Concessions and mixer beverages available.
 
Community-wide Garage Sale
Saturday, November 6th, 8 am - 1 pm
Free to participate!  Just set up your treasures or mark the date on your calendar to go shopping for treasures!
Valley Vocals "For Love of Country"
Wednesday, November 10th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
Returning for an encore show "For Love of Country", this moving show in honor of our veterans will be sure to bring a tear to your eye.  Music, stories and outstanding visual production by the talented local group, the Valley Vocals.  Tickets are $10 each.  Auditorium doors will open at 6:30 p.m.  
Quilts of Valor presentation by Sunland's Creative Quilters!
 
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, November 13th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
Christmas Lights
Monday, November 15th to Friday, December 31st
Start thinking about the 2nd annual Christmas Lights contest.  Enter your home beginning in November: Deadline to enter is December 5.  People's Choice Voting begins December 6 thru December 31.  Watch for more information in the November Journal.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, November 15th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Bacon, Beans & Nouvelle Cuisine in Arizona Mining Towns".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Welcome Back Expo
Wednesday, November 17th, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. at Auditorium
Clubs and Special Interest Groups are invited to participate in this open house style event for all residents to attend.  Come see what the clubs are doing this coming season, what's new and how you can join or volunteer!  Held inside the Auditorium, outdoors at the courts and in the Activity Rooms.
Arts and Crafts Fair
Saturday, November 20th, 9 am - 3 pm
Sponsored by the Sunland Art League.  Over 100 vendors, music, food by Women's Club and more!  Applications and more information found on their website: http://sunlandartsandcraftleague.com/
Songsters Christmas Concert
Saturday, December 4th to Sunday, December 5th at Auditorium
The Sunland Songsters winter performance is held on Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.  Ticket information will be announced in the Fall.  Residents interested in joining the choir can find information in the September Journal.  Rehearsals begin on October 5.
 
SV Foundation Shred-a-Thon
Saturday, December 4th, 9-11 a.m. at Main Parking Lot
Sponsored by the Sunland Foundation, open to all residents.  This event is FREE.  Event Details will be listed in the November Journal.
A Winter Social
Tuesday, December 7th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Ice Cream Social pre-Covid style of serving is tentative.  If buffet style serving is not allowed yet, we will serve ice cream sundaes to you!  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $6 pp and will be sold at the November Ticket Sales event.  Musical entertainment TBA 
Sunland Car Show
Saturday, December 11th, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Auditorium Parking Lot
Put on by the Off Broadway Players as a fundraiser for putting on their annual drama production.  Applications to submit a classic vehicle or to be a vendor will be available in the fall.  Free to attend.   Fundraiser for "Toys for Tots"!  Please bring a toy or cash to help out the Marine's fundraiser.  
 
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, December 11th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
Gordy & Debby Holiday Concert
Wednesday, December 15th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
Reserved Seating!  Special $15 per ticket!  This lively 90 minute concert brings a variety of Christmas music, county sounds from Branson, MO and some popular classic rock thrown in.  Gordy and Debby's wit and charm will warm your heart and want you asking for more!  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Sunland Blood Drive
Friday, December 17th, 12-5 pm at Auditorium
Donate the Gift of Life!  Register on the Vitalant website or call the Sunland office 480-832-9003 for an appointment time.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, December 20th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Go Through It, Fly Over It or Dig Under It.  A Legendary POW Camp in Arizona in WWII".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
New Year's Eve Celebration
Friday, December 31st at Auditorium
Celebrate on New York City time!  Music provided by Urban Crossroads Band.  Details available early fall.
Highland High String Orchestra
Wednesday, January 5th, 6:30 pm at Auditorium
Tickets will be sold in December, $8 each.  Purchase your ticket early since seating is limited and this event sells out early!  There will be a meet and greet with the students and an opportunity to purchase a CD of past performances after the concert.
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, January 8th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
Lonny Lynn Orchestra
Sunday, January 16th, 2 - 5 pm at Auditorium
Lonny Lynn Orchestra returns to Sunland bringing the Big Band Sounds of the 40's 50's and 60's.  Tickets are $20 per person, available in advance and at the door.  Bring your sweetie for an afternoon of dancing, listening to beautiful music and socializing with friends.  Doors open at 1 p.m.
Johnny Cash & June Carter Tribute
Monday, January 17th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
Presented by JR McAlexander, Showtune Productions.  Reserved Seating $20/$18/$15  Tickets on sale November 3 at 9 a.m. in the Auditorium.  
StarAlliance Band
Friday, January 28th, 7-10 p.m. at Auditorium
The valley's favorite classic rock band.  Tickets $8 pp available in advance or at the door.  Concessions and mixer beverages available.
Barefoot Becky Dance
Wednesday, February 2nd, 7-10 p.m. at Auditorium
The valley's favorite polka, country and classic rock band.  Tickets $10 pp available in advance or at the door.  Concessions and mixer beverages available.
Cafe Flutes Social
Friday, February 4th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Arizona local group brings a variety of different flutes to share with us.  Educational and entertaining with nice music as well.  Tickets are $6 which includes an ice cream dessert.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, February 12th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
Valentine Special Event with Rich Mancini
Monday, February 14th, 6:30 p.m. at Auditorium
Celebrate Valentine's Day with Rich Mancini "Music to Enjoy", a delicious dessert bar with flavored coffees and social time with friends.  Dancing is allowed!  Tickets TBA
Reign n Country Dance
Friday, February 18th, 7-10 p.m. at Auditorium
The valley's favorite country rock band.  Tickets $8 pp available in advance or at the door.  Concessions and mixer beverages available.
Harrah for Hollywood Show
Monday, February 21st, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
Presented by JR McAlexander, Showtune Productions.  Reserved Seating $20/$18/$15  Tickets on sale November 3 at 9 a.m. in the Auditorium.  
Off Broadway Players Production
Saturday, February 26th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
More details to come....
Dave and Daphne Show
Monday, March 7th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
All the way from Nashville, TN!  Reserved Seating $18 each.  On sale November 3, 2021 at 9 a.m. in the Auditorium.
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, March 12th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
Tribute to Carole King
Monday, March 14th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
"You've Got a Friend", a tribute show featuring popular music by Carole King. Presented by JR McAlexander, Showtune Productions.  Reserved Seating $20/$18/$15  Tickets on sale November 3 at 9 a.m. in the Auditorium.  
Songsters Spring Concert
Saturday, March 19th to Sunday, March 20th at Auditorium
The Sunland Songsters spring performance is held on Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.  Ticket information will be announced after the first of the new year.  Residents interested in joining the choir can find information in the Sunland Journal.  Rehearsals for the spring concert begin on January 4, 2022.
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, April 9th, 7 - 9 am at Auditorium
Prepared and served by Sunland Volunteers, $5 at the door includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.

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