Main Event Entertainment

8545 S Emerald Dr Tempe, AZ
Max Capacity: 1500 people
Main Event Entertainment is an expanding, Dallas-based company that was founded in 1998 and currently operates high volume family entertainment centers throughout the United States! Our 58,000 square foot center will home to 26 high quality recreational bowling lanes, laser tag, a gravity high ropes course, billiards and shuffleboard tables, a unique selection of over 125 interactive games and a tempting array of quality food and beverage. We also have flexible meeting and event spaces with VIP accommodations for corporate meetings or group gatherings as well as complimentary Wi-Fi.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Candlepin Lanes
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Full Service Galley/Catering
  • Gaming Available
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Meeting Room Broadband Internet Access Fee
  • Meeting Room Wireless Internet Access Fee
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: All Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1500
  • Nearest Airport: 11-15 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
Gilbert, AZ  
Capacity: 148
GRUBSTAK is located in Downtown Gilbert. You are in charge of your own delicious stak. We have endless naturally good ways to make sure each stak is uniquely yours. So whether you’re eating healthy food or being indulgent, there’s a tasty way to satisfy your adventurous side!
Glendale, AZ  
Capacity: 400
$29-$79 per person
Our hidden gem will surprise and delight you with our exceptional service, abundance of complimentary amenities, and the fascinating history from the days of Thunderbird Field. Our 134 upscale rooms are attractively decorated and filled with amenities to make your visit as comfortable and relaxing as home; including a mini refrigerator, a coffee maker, and a complimentary 24 hour snack lounge available to all of our hotel guests. To keep you connected during your stay at the Executive Inn, we also provide complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access in all guest rooms and free local calls and voicemail. You will find plenty of attractions near the Thunderbird Executive Inn for shopping, dining, entertainment, and recreation. With Peoria Sports Complex and Surprise Stadium, the Spring Training homes of the San Diego Padres, Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, and Kansas City Royals, just minutes away, many of our guests plan their visit around baseball. In other seasons you can catch the Phoenix Coyotes in hockey action, or enjoy the gridiron battle of the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium, both located side by side just 15 minutes from our Glendale hotel. If shopping is on the agenda, the Tanger Outlets and Westgate Entertainment Center are nearby. With more than 40,000 square feet of meeting space, including six state-of-the-art auditoriums and 134 guest accommodations; our Glendale hotel is an exceptional location for events, conferences, seminars, or trade shows; to name a few. We look forward seeing you at the Thunderbird Executive Inn.
Glendale, AZ  
Capacity: 1500
$50 per person
$50 per event
Glendale Civic Center is located in downtown historic Glendale. We are perfect for your meeting, conference, graduations, proms, wedding or social private and corporate events. Your guests will be impressed upon arrival as they enter through the Grand Rotunda walking across the stunning jewel-like Italian marble with soaring limestone columns. Our beautiful gardens are perfect for wedding ceremonies or garden receptions. Our exclusive caterer, Arizona Catering provides all catering, alcohol packages and linens .
Paradise Valley, AZ  
Capacity: 299
$25-$95 per person
$1,000-$2,500 per event
Sonata’s Restaurant brings the “food is life” philosophy to Scottsdale. Using real, fresh and in-season ingredients to create traditional Old World cuisine with a touch of American flair. Sonata’s is dedicated to bringing the flavors and dining style of Europe to each of their guest’s table with every meal. The restaurant development team’s Lithuanian heritage combined with their prior successful restaurant experience, the chef’s innate ability to create dishes crafted with respect to tradition while adding his own take on each. Sonata’s stunning and upscale environment — created by COO and Chief Designer Deividas Molocajevas — meld seamlessly to ensure every guest that enters the restaurant feels right at home. Sonata’s was developed in part so owner Sonata Molocajeviene Tuft herself wouldn’t have to spend all day in the kitchen when she craved a taste of home — and now Scottsdale can have a taste of true European cuisine, too, without any of the work! We invite you to dine with us, drink with us and become part of our family — but don’t worry, we won’t make you do the dishes afterwards!
Scottsdale, AZ  
Capacity: 200
$30-$125 per person
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is the ultimate steakhouse destination for food and wine lovers seeking a stylish, lively and memorable dining experience. Nationally renowned for its prime beef and steakhouse fare, Fleming's is equally celebrated for the Fleming's 100™, its award-winning wine program that features 100 wines by the glass. Fleming's was founded on the premise that a steakhouse can be sophisticated yet comfortable and not overpriced. Fleming's features USDA prime corn-fed beef, aged to perfection, and other flavorful dishes including fresh seafood, fresh salads, and tasty appetizer selections
Mesa, AZ  
Capacity: 125
$10-$35 per person
Miele's has been a family owned and operated restaurant since 1995. When you come in, you can expect great food, great service and a friendly neighborhood environment. We want you to feel at home right when you walk through the door. We will sit down with you and make every effort to make your event perfect. Also unlike other restaurant banquet rooms. We do not limit you to choices from our menu. Just let us know your heart's desire and we will do everything in our power to accommodate. Even if the request is a dish that is not of the Italian persuasion.
Fort McDowell, AZ  
Capacity: 2000
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Mesa, AZ  
Capacity: 400
Mesa Country Club is an ideal wedding ceremony and reception venue for anyone in Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, south Scottsdale or east Phoenix. Perfectly suited to accommodate magnificent large celebrations as well as unforgettable intimate events, Mesa Country Club provides a variety of stunning indoor and outdoor spaces to create the wedding of your dreams. With the sophistication of a storied private club, Mesa Country Club perfectly melds striking views, a convenient location, flexibly-priced menu options, and a 60+ year heritage as we make your dream day a success. Menus are planned and executed to perfection by our culinary team, and all details are personally cared for by our staff, giving you the freedom and peace of mind to truly enjoy your special day. PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT need to be a Member of Mesa Country Club to enjoy our exceptional wedding & event facilities.
Gilbert, AZ  
Welcome to Bowlero—Gilbert’s coolest place to bowl, dine, party, and play. Hit the lanes and let the good times roll at the area’s most entertaining venue for date night, family night, birthdays for the kids (or yourself), and corporate parties that rock the cubicle. Conveniently located at 1160 South Gilbert Road (across from Gilbert Town Square), Bowlero is Maricopa County’s premier party and entertainment destination. Join the fun and feel the excitement with blacklight bowling on over 40 lanes featuring plush lounge seats, hi-def video walls, and the kind of stellar service that delivers our nationally recognized menu items directly to your lane—while you play. At Bowlero Gilbert, bowling is just the beginning. Get behind the wheel and enjoy all the crash-worthy fun of our bumper cars. Suit up and experience the thrill of our multi-level laser tag arena. Hit up our massive arcade and have a ball with 70 interactive games, including World’s Largest Pac-Man, NBA Hoops basketball, billiards, air hockey, and other old-school favorites. Or roll into our retro-inspired bar & lounge and enjoy an impressive selection of beer, wine, and signature cocktails. When you’re looking for Arizona’s coolest venue for birthdays, kids parties, holiday parties, and unforgettable corporate events, look no further than Bowlero Gilbert. Our talented party professionals are special event ninjas trained in the art of awesome celebrations. They do all the work while you have all the fun—that way, you can enjoy all the party perks and none of the party buzzkills (like cleanup). They’ll also guide you through our inventive menu of oversized shareables—epic eats and signature drinks that turn every big event into a really big deal—like our five-pound Behemoth Burger, our XXL Pretzel, and the Dunk Tank, a huge fishbowl cocktail that’s meant to be shared. It’s time to BE BOWLED. It's time to Go Bowlero. Visit Bowlero Gilbert today and discover the area’s coolest place for parties and casual fun. Join the Bowlero Clubhouse now and get inside access to special deals, the latest news, exclusive extras, and more.