Upcoming Events

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"
 
 
Trash and Treasure Sale
Saturday, October 2nd, 10 am - 2 pm at Auditorium
Sponsored by the Art League.  This rummage sale is made for you to clean out your arts and craft bins and sell your unwanted/unused items.  If you are a crafter in need of specific supplies, stop by and pick up items at rock bottom prices.  This event is for you!  More information on this event and others by the Art League can be found at http://sunlandartsandcraftleague.com/
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.
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.
Darlin' Companion
Monday, January 17th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
Tribute to Johnny Cash & June Carter.  Presented by JR McAlexander, Showtune Productions.  Reserved Seating $20/$18/$15  Tickets on sale November 5 at 9 a.m. in the Auditorium.  
Craft Walk & Food Truck Event
Saturday, January 22nd, 5:30 - 8:30 pm at Main Parking Lot
Come out for an evening out to dinner with friends.  Several food trucks on site with a nice variety of items to choose from; specialty beverages to meals to desserts.  Local artisans selected to offer a nice shopping experience with one-of-a-kind items to pick from.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, January 24th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Lights! Camera! Action! Making Movies in Arizona".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
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.
"You've Got a Friend"
Monday, February 21st, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
A musical tribute to the great 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.  
Off Broadway Players Production
Saturday, February 26th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
More details to come....
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, February 28th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Ancient Ruins of Arizona".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Arts and Crafts Fair
Saturday, March 5th, 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/ 
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.
Rockin' Rewind Concert
Monday, March 14th, 7 p.m. at Auditorium
"Rockin' Rewind", a lively concert featuring music from the 60's, 70's, 80's. Presented by JR McAlexander, Showtune Productions.  Reserved Seating $20/$18/$15  Tickets on sale November 5 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.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, March 21st, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Castle Hot Springs, The Grand Dowager of Arizona Resorts".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Pizza Dance Party
Friday, April 1st, 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.  
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.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, April 18th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Mining the Miners, Gambling in Arizona Boomtowns".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Bill Harrision Presentation
Monday, May 16th, 6 p.m. at Auditorium
Bill Harrison, Arizonan Historian returns with a new presentation, "Roy Rogers, The Western Hero Who Never Let Us Down".  Dessert and coffee are included!  Tickets are $5 each.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

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