In addition to the attractions in town, there are other great reasons to visit and stay in rental homes. Gilbert, AZ, has many events that take place throughout the year. In January, you and your family will enjoy the festivities that take place during the Gilbert MLK Day Life Celebration. Visit Gilbert in April and join the town’s diversity celebration at the Global Village Festival. Rental homes in Gilbert, AZ, are a great way to join in the local excitement as the town celebrates the Fourth of July with its Fire in the Sky Fourth of July Celebration. Families staying in home rentals in Gilbert, AZ, from October to November can enjoy a series of outdoor concerts. Concerts take place at the Freestone Park Amphitheater and are perfect for outdoor relaxation. Traveling with a pet? If so, you and your family will enjoy the annual Barktoberfest party for dogs and their human families that takes place in October. If your family vacation is in November, come join the Gilbert Days Rodeo. Another family-friendly event takes place in December with the Nights of Lights.