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Special Event: Swimming, Children, For the Family
Baby Swim Classes
Hubbard Family Swim Schools - in Phoenix, Peoria, and Mesa - all offer “baby splash” swim classes every day of the week for babies 8 weeks to 5 months of age. These 30-minute water acclimation classes give parents or caregivers a chance to learn excellent ...
Hubbard Family Swim School
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 - Tue 1/8/19 at 9am-9:30am
Special Event: Nature, For the Family, History/Science
A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature
From June 30 through September 4, Arizona Science Center guests can experience "A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature," an interactive and immersive new exhibition that exposes and explains the mathematical patterns that abound in the natural world. "A Mirror M...
Arizona Science Center
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 - Tue 9/4/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Awa Tsireh: Pueblo Painter and Metalsmith
This exhibit explores the paintings and metalworks of San Ildefonso artist Awa Tsireh (Alfonso Roybal). Born at San Ildefonso Pueblo in 1898, Awa Tsireh began his painting career in 1917 and by the early 1920s his work was exhibited nationally. Although he...
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Sat 9/1/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Dear Listener: Works by Nicholas Galanin
"Dear Listener" is a mid-career retrospective of contemporary Native Alaskan artist, Nicholas Galanin. Galanin, b. 1979 in Sitka, Alaska, is of mixed Tlingit-Unangax and non-Native ancestry. His approach to making art is conceptual, thematically addressing...
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Sat 9/1/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, History/Science, Museum
Fragments: Broken Bowls Tell More Tales
Hear the untold stories of pottery sherds and discover what these pieces of the past can reveal. Find out how archaeologists rediscover history from pieces of pottery in "Fragments: Broken Bowls Tell More Tales," the Museum's latest exhibit. Using local an...
Pueblo Grande Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9am-4:45pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 1pm-4:45pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 9am-4:45pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 1pm-4:45pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, Museum
It's Your Turn: A HOME Studio
This hands-on interactive exhibition space invites the whole family to learn through play! Once you explore the exhibition, HOME: Native People in the Southwest, you can expand on your learning with several fun hands-on activities based on the cultures of ...
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Sat 9/1/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Remembering Our Indian School Days: The Boarding School Experience
This exhibit features recollections, memorabilia and writings related to the federal government's former practice of forcing American Indians to attend boarding schools far from home.
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Sat 9/1/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Carlos Amorales: Black Cloud
"Black Cloud" is a site-specific installation comprised of 25,000 individual, life-sized, black paper moths and butterflies. Representing 32 different species, these paper facsimiles are affixed to walls and ceilings, weaving their way in a swarm.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 8/23/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Museum
Modern Simplicity
Explore modern Japanese ceramics by artists that maintain traditional elements while also incorporating modern innovations. Technological improvements to glazes, kilns, and clay refinement allow for a fresh new interpretation of classic aesthetics.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 8/23/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Multimedia, Museum
Moontage Virtual Reality
For the first time ever at Phoenix Art Museum, guests will have the opportunity to experience photography and video in a whole new dimension. Opening on August 11, Moonage Virtual Reality will take viewers on a simulated journey through rock-and-roll fashi...
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 8/23/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Saintly Soldiers of the Sikh Faith
Sikhism and military history are closely intertwined. Beginning with the Sixth Guru Hargobind (1606-1644), the concept of temporal power combined with spiritual guidance took root as this faith sought freedom of worship against discriminatory policies in I...
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 8/23/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Multimedia, Museum, Photography
To Be Thirteen: Photographs and Videos by Betsy Schneider
Discover Betsy Schneider’s 2012 photographic and video project chronicling the lives of 250 thirteen-year-olds across the United States, resulting in a poignant portrait of young Americans who are coming of age in a tumultuous new world.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 8/23/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Music: Funk, Punk, Rap/Hip Hop, Rock
Authority Zero
The five-piece AZ (based in Arizona) has been performing anthemic melodic-punk and reggae since 1994.
Celebrity Theatre
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 8pm
Theater: Musical, Puppet Theater
Avenue Q
There’s more fuzz to love when our badly-behaved puppet friends return! This R-rated, laugh-out-loud look at life after college packs more purposeful punch and candid heart than ever before. Be there when Phoenix Theatre favorites take the stage to bring t...
Phoenix Theatre
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 8pm-10pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 8pm-10pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 8pm-10pm
Music: Blues, Christian Contemporary, R&B/Soul
Avery*Sunshine
Avery*Sunshine knows what love will make one do: Give up your favorite ice cream. Break up to make up. Even swear off holy matrimony for good, only to fall head over heels again. Soul maven Avery*Sunshine brings her playful charisma and dynamic voice to an...
Musical Instrument Museum – MIM Music Theater
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Social Event, Food/Tasting, Community Event
Brunch-ish
Urban Social’s brunch· ish is the newest brunch experience in the valley. This brunch party is a great way to jump start your Saturday, meet new people, celebrate a birthday, and so much more. Urban Social is going to bring you a morning of good vibes and...
Camp Social
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-3pm
Theater: Magic, Comedy, Interactive, Play, Vaudeville
Carnival of Illusion
Hang onto your hat, grab your partner, and jump into an evening of Old World Magic. This top-rated up-close illusion show is “Revitalizing Magic” by blending their international travel theme with all the charms of a Vaudeville-inspired roadshow. Travel up-...
Arizona Biltmore Resort
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 4:30pm till 6pm, 7:30pm till 9pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 4:30pm till 6pm, 7:30pm till 9pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 4:30pm till 6pm, 7:30pm till 9pm
Sat 9/8/18 at 4:30pm till 6pm, 7:30pm till 9pm
Sat 9/15/18 at 4:30pm till 6pm, 7:30pm till 9pm
Special Event: Baseball, Tour
Chase Field Tours
This guided tour takes visitors on a memorable journey through the stadium, which features a beer garden, retractable roof, swimming pool, restaurants and more.
Chase Field
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am
Sat 8/18/18 at 9:30am
Mon 8/20/18 at 9:30am
Mon 8/20/18 at 9:30am
Tue 8/21/18 at 9:30am
Music: World, Latin/Salsa
Christian Nodal
Mexican singer-songwriter Christian Nodal is best known for his debut single, "Adiós Amor".
Comerica Theatre
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 8pm
Special Event: Museum, Education
Educator Open House
Teachers and homeschool educators are invited to a free open house preview of Pueblo Grande Museums’ educational tours and outreach programs on Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to noon. Find out what’s new with field trips, educational activities, craft ac...
Pueblo Grande Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-12pm
    

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