Social Events


Friday, Nov. 1 and 15, Ballroom, 6 p.m.

If you are someone who would like to meet others from the community or just have a fun time playing Bingo, you might want to check into the Chandler SunBird Lions Club “Bingo Nights” on the first and third Fridays of each month. Bingo nights are played in the ballroom at the SunBird clubhouse. Cards start being sold at 6 p.m. promptly, and the games begin at 6:30 p.m. You can come early to secure your seats. Come join us in the fun. The money raised goes to the SunBird Lions Club for the local charities.

Karaoke and DJ Night with DJ Mikey Mike

Friday, Nov. 1 and 15, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Join DJ Mikey Mike for a night of karaoke and dancing to your favorite songs. Karaoke from 6 to 7:30 p.m., DJ from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Bring your singing voices and your dancing moves and join us for a night of fun! Purchase your favorite drinks from the bar. Everyone is welcome!

Kare Bear Faire

Saturday, Nov. 2, Ballroom, 8 a.m.

Free admission, over 35 vendors, white elephant table, arts & crafts, and many unique gift items!

NEW ACTIVITY! Music Trivia

Thursday, Nov. 7 and 21, Horizon Room, 6 p.m. (new time!)

Do you love music? Start forming your teams and join us for an evening of musical fun and madness! Put your knowledge of popular music from the ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s through today’s music to the test. Appetizers available. There is a maximum of eight players per team. Your team table can be reserved by the week, month, or through December. Please register your team at the SunBird HOA office.

Kartchner Caverns Bus Trip

Friday, Nov. 8, bus will depart SunBird approx. 8:15 a.m.

Discovered in 1974, Kartchner Caverns is a massive limestone cave that’s home to many outstanding features, including remarkable minerals and formations as well as some winged friends. Boasting the world’s longest stalactite formation, Kartchner Caverns introduces visitors to the mysterious world of caves. Explore the bowels of a living cave and marvel at Arizona’s tallest natural column formation. Tickets are currently available at the HOA office, $48 per person, which includes the ticket to the caverns and bus transportation (does not include driver gratuity). Check at the HOA office for availability.

DJ Night with DJ Jamal

Friday, Nov. 8, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bring your dancing shoes for a fun-filled evening with DJ Jamal! This will be dancing music only. Purchase your favorite drinks at the bar or one of the drink specials. Everyone is welcome!

SunBird Community Garage Sale

Saturday, Nov. 9, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Be a part of the SunBird Community Garage Sale – Open to the public. If you would like to participate and be on the map, please register at the HOA office by Friday, Nov. 1. Maps will be available on Thursday, Nov. 7.

Veterans Day Ceremony

Monday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m.

Thank you to all of our SunBird veterans for your sacrifice and service. We would also like to give great big thank you to Jodi and Betti Sue Perkins and all of those who participated to make this program possible.

Community Day

Wednesday, Nov. 13, Ballroom, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Stop by the SunBird Ballroom and check out the local vendors, clubs, classes, and more! Have lunch on the patio (available to purchase) while enjoying music by DJ Mikey Mike! Raffle prizes, freebies from participating vendors, and much more! This event is open to the public.

Trivia Night with Sherlock Holmes

Thursday, Nov. 14, Horizon Room, 6 p.m.

A new season of Trivia is underway. Join us on Thursday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m. in the Horizon Room. There is a maximum of eight players per team. Your team table can be reserved by the week, month, or through December at the HOA office. Appetizers will be available to order.

Giant Community Auction, sponsored by the SunBird Golf Club

Friday, Nov. 15, Patio, 2 p.m. precisely

To donate good-quality auction items, such as: tickets to concerts or sporting events, a stay in your cottage or home, repair services, exercise equipment/bicycles, dinner and drinks in a private home, golfing equipment, etc., contact Marsha and John Brockish at 480-759-0742.

Free Dance with Don & Shirley – Two-Step

Saturday, Nov. 16, Ballroom, 6:30 p.m. lesson begins, 7 p.m. dance begins

Enjoy a free dance with Don & Shirley and learn how to two-step! Remember to bring your SunBird ID. Full cash bar, pre-packaged snacks only.

TAD Management presents Neon Circus – Brooks & Dunn Tribute

Tuesday, Nov. 19, Ballroom, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Carry on in true Brooks & Dunn style… Neon Circus welcomes you to a live, authentic tribute to country music’s most legendary duo. Spanning a 20-year career and selling more than 30 million albums, every country music lover has a Brooks & Dunn album in their collection. Neon Circus features authentic performances of Brooks & Dunn’s number 1 hits such as “My Maria,” “Only in America,” “Neon Moon,” “You’re Gonna Miss Me When I’m Gone,” and many more! Incorporating all of the real concert production, it will look, sound, and feel as if you truly are at a Brooks & Dunn concert. Tickets are $20 per person and are currently available at the HOA office. There will be a full cash bar available, and pre-packaged snacks only.

3rd Wednesday Coffee

Wednesday, October 16, Ballroom, 10 a.m.

Join Layne for coffee and pastries. He’ll update you on what’s going on in the upcoming months, as well as the progress of the projects happening in SunBird. Bring your questions, and he’ll find the answers. Thank you to Amazing Dental for sponsoring this event!

Free Medicare Seminar

Wednesday, Nov. 20, Lakeview Room, 2 p.m.

Join us on Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. in the Lakeview Room as Scott Pollard from AZ Health Advisor presents the 2020 benefits for Bright Health, a Medicare Advantage Plan. See how Bright Health puts your healthcare back in your control. The plan also includes Dental, Vision and Hearing benefits.

SunBird HOA Dance featuring The Walkens Band

Saturday, Nov. 22, SunBird Ballroom, 7 to 10 p.m.

Join us as we welcome back to the SunBird stage the ever-popular Walkens Band! The evening will include a wide variety of music; everything from Top 40s to country, classic rock, Motown, and so much more! This will be a fun-filled night you don’t want to miss! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets – $12 per person, tickets currently available at the HOA office. Full cash bar available, pre-packaged snacks only.

Canadian Grey Cup

Sunday, Nov. 24, SunBird Ballroom, Doors open at 3 p.m., Kickoff at 4:15 p.m.

Sit back and watch the Canadian “Superbowl” on the big screen! Tickets are $5 and include burgers at half time.

Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet

Thursday, Nov. 28, Horizon Room, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Join us in the Horizon Room for a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The buffet will include turkey, ham, stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner roll, choice of apple or pumpkin pie, and a glass of sparkling cider. All for only $16 per person! Pre-purchase your tickets in the Horizon Room.

DJ Night with DJ Mikey Mike

Friday, Nov. 29, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bring your dancing shoes for a fun-filled evening with DJ Mikey Mike! This will be dancing music only. Purchase your favorite drinks at the bar or one of the drink specials. Everyone is welcome!

Save the Date – Renters… Be Our Guest!

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, Apache and Pima Rooms, 10 a.m. to noon

Attention all renters! Whether you’re an annual or seasonal renter, please join us on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 10 a.m. for coffee and pastries. Learn about all the activities, events, and amenities that SunBird has to offer and receive a current calendar of events. Thank you for choosing SunBird. We’re happy you’re here! Hosted by the SunBird HOA marketing committee.

Tuesday Night Dinner Specials

Every Tuesday, Horizon Room, 4 to 7 p.m. (new time)

Check out our new Tuesday dinner menu and our specialty dinner of the week!

Horse Races

First and Third Wednesday, Horizon Room, 4 p.m.

Join in on the fun at 4 p.m. and cheer on your favorite horse! Please bring $1 bills! Appetizers will be available!

Bean Bag Baseball

Second and Fourth Wednesday, Horizon Room, 4 to 6 p.m.

Form your team! Minimum six, maximum nine per team. Show up with your team and have a blast! Appetizers will be available.

Sozo Physical Therapy

Every Friday, Fitness Room, noon to 1 p.m.

Sign up in the fitness room.

Fish Fry

Every Friday, Horizon Room, 4 to 7 p.m. (new time)

Cod Fish or Shrimp or Chicken Tenders (with French Fries or Baked Potato) or Grilled Chicken Salad – $10. NEW! Check out other entrée menu items available!

Breakfast Buffet

Every Sunday, Horizon Room, 8 a.m. to noon

Omelet station, eggs, pancakes, bacon, sausage, potatoes, toast, biscuits and gravy, and a drink included – $10.50.

Football Sundays

Every Sunday through Football Season, Horizon Room, noon to 6 p.m.

Hot dog specials every Sunday from noon to 6 p.m., continuing through football season!

Community Church of SunBird

Every Sunday, Ballroom, 9 a.m.

Save the Date – Upcoming SunBird Bus Trips:

Friday, Nov. 8 – Kartchner Caverns (Sold Out)

Friday, Dec. 6 – Tempe Festival of the Arts (tickets currently available)

Monday, Dec. 16 – Westgate and Glendale Glitters (tickets available Tuesday, November 5)

Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 – Turf Paradise (tickets available Tuesday, November 19)

Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 – Old Tucson Studios (tickets available Tuesday, Nov. 26)

Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 – Desert Museum and San Xavier Mission (tickets available Tuesday, Dec. 17)

Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 – Fountain Hill – The Great Fair (tickets available Tuesday, Jan. 7)

2019/2020 TAD Tribute Band Shows (Evening and Matinee shows) *

Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Neon Circus (Brooks & Dunn) – tickets currently available

Tuesday, Dec. 10 – Surfin’ Christmas (Beach Boys) – tickets currently available

Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 – December ’63 (The Jersey Boys, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons) – tickets available Wednesday, Dec. 11

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 – Eric Buss (Comedian/Magician) – tickets available Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020

Thursday, March 12, 2020 – Mirage (Fleetwood Mac) – tickets available Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 – One of These Nights (Eagles) – tickets available Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020

Recently Added! Friday, May 1, 2020 – Diamond Rocks (Neil Diamond) – tickets available Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Recently Added! Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 – Rock Me Gently (Jim Croce, Dan Fogelberg, Carole King, James Taylor, and more!) – tickets available Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 – Voyager (Journey) – tickets available Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 – So This Is Christmas (Christmas Spectacular featuring finalists from the Voice/American Idol) – tickets available Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020

* Both the matinee and the evening show tickets will be sold on the same day in the Apache Room (upper level of the Clubhouse). Seating reservation numbers will be handed out beginning at 10:30 a.m. Ticket sales will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please do not start your own sign-up sheet. It will not be honored.