Glendale Arts Council presents this 57th annual fine arts competition, which includes paintings, sculpture and mixed-media works by artists from throughout Arizona. Proceeds provide scholarships supporting all forms of art in the Glendale community. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily except Jan. 13. Sahuaro Ranch Park, 9802 N. 58th Ave., Glendale, 602-413-1663. A preview party takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 10; tickets are $25.