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Special Event: Social Event, Children, Family/Child, Special Event
Teen Night at AZ Air Time
Here’s a great deal that all tweens and teens - ages 12 to 17 - should know about. Every Friday and Saturday night at AZ Air Time indoor trampoline park the pricing now is just $15 for three hours of jumping, from 8 to 11 p.m. That’s a savings of $17. AZ A...
AZ Air Time
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 8pm-11pm
Special Event: Children, Swimming, Parents/Parenting
Free Baby Swim Classes
The three Hubbard Family Swim Schools in the Valley - in Phoenix, Peoria, and Mesa - all offer free “baby splash” swim classes for babies 8 weeks to 5 months of age. These wonderful, 30-minute water acclimation classes give parents or caregivers a chance t...
Hubbard Family Swim School
Mesa, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/31/17
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology
Free One-On-One Technology Classes
For those who are in need of technology help and want to better understand how to use today's iPhones, tablets, laptops, Apple Watches, and more, the staff at Experimac wants you to call and schedule a free, 30-minute, individual class. One of their staff ...
Experimac Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Wed 1/31/18
Special Event: Community Event, Art Show
Healing Floral Fashion and Art
Mother daughter duo Andrea de Kerpely-Zak and Andrea Zakrewski are fine artists specializing in painting “Healing Flowers.” Two of de Kerpely-Zak’s works were commissioned for Pope John Paul II and are in the Vatican collection. Their artwork is available ...
Gallery Andrea
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Holiday
Santa’s Wonderland
Santa’s Wonderland returns to Bass Pro Shops and Mesa-area families are invited to enjoy this magical Christmas village offering free photos with Santa and free family holiday activities including fun crafts and games. Features include rustic Christmas cab...
Bass Pro Shops
Mesa, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/24/17 at 10am-9pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Holiday
Illumination Symphony of Light
Illumination Symphony of Light is Arizona's largest holiday drive-thru experience. The incredible light show is set to debut on November 15 and will run nightly through January 14, beginning at 6 p.m. Attendees can expect a spectacular 25-minute lighting d...
Illumination Symphony of Light
Phoenix, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 1/14/18 at 6pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, Ethnic, Multimedia, Parade, Holiday
Lights of the World
Lights of the World is a unique International light festival that combines the age-old Chinese tradition of lantern festivals with modern cutting-edge technology and lights. The Chinese light festival signifies and celebrates the declining darkness of win...
Arizona Exposition & State Fairgrounds
Phoenix, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/24/17 at 5pm-10pm
Tue 12/26/17 - Tue 1/2/18 at 5pm-10pm
Special Event: Community Event
PFWJ Holiday Stocking Drive
Since the inception of their Holiday Stocking Drive, Pay it Forward with Jackie (PFWJ) has paid it forward to thousands of sick and impoverished children nationwide. This year they are asking for your help to continue spreading holiday joy nationwide. Ther...
The Salons
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Fri 12/15/17
Special Event: Holiday
Nightly Show and Snow
Desert Ridge Marketplace is transformed into a living snow globe with nightly snowfall at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. every evening (except Thanksgiving and Christmas). Plus, enjoy holiday shows featuring local Paradise Valley community groups throughout the season.
Desert Ridge Marketplace
Phoenix, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 7pm till 7:30pm, 8pm till 8:30pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Social Event
Nightly Snowfall
Who says it never snows in the Valley? Join Tempe Marketplace every evening during the season for a magical snowfall. Out of thin air, flakes of fluffy white snow will float down from the sky, transforming the area around the District Stage into a living s...
Tempe Marketplace
Tempe, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 7pm-8pm
Special Event: Children, Holiday
Free Visits With Santa Claus - at- Westgate
Every child who visits Santa receives a free gift (no purchase necessary, while supplies last) and one free digital download per family. Print packages are available for purchase (prices vary). For Santa's full schedule, visit
Westgate Entertainment District
Glendale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/24/17
Special Event: Children, Community Event, For the Family, Holiday
Merry Main Street
Merry Main Street, a spectacular celebration of the holiday season, will be held in downtown Mesa Nov. 24 through Jan. 5. The festivities begin Nov. 24 with an evening of music, food and fun for everyone. It includes a tree lighting ceremony at 5:45 p.m. a...
Downtown Mesa, Main Street & MacDonald
Mesa, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Fri 1/5/18 at 5pm-10pm
Special Event: For the Family, Holiday
Nightly Snowfall
Twice-nightly snowfalls magically transform Fountain Park into a living snowglobe. Enjoy snowfalls every hour from 11am-8pm on Christmas Eve.
Westgate Entertainment District
Glendale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 7pm and 8pm
Tue 12/26/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 7pm and 8pm
Special Event: Children, Holiday, Benefit/Fundraiser, For the Family
Toy Drive
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Arizona and SEA LIFE Arizona will be trading discounted child’s admission for toy drive donations in November and December.
LEGOLand Discovery Center Arizona
Tempe, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 10am-7pm
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family
Winter Wonderland at Butterfly Wonderland
Beginning on November 24th, Butterfly Wonderland welcomes back its annual holiday spectacular, Winter Wonderland every Saturday, Sunday and select days from 9:00am-5:00pm. Guests will enjoy awe-inspiring 7 foot tall live angels throughout the conservatory...
Butterfly Wonderland
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Fri 12/29/17 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Holiday
Scottsdazzle Holiday Celebration
The city of Scottsdale holds its month-long holiday celebration, Scottsdazzle. It will officially kick off with a tree-lighting ceremony Nov. 25 at 7 pm. The one-of-a kind tree, imported from Italy, which boasts over 1 million customizable lighting options...
Downtown Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Mon 1/1/18
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family
Scottsdazzle: Scottsdale's Annual Month-Long Holiday Celebration
The holiday season is just around the corner, and the City of Scottsdale is back with its month long holiday celebration: Scottsdazzle. Scottsdazzle is sure to make the holiday season more festive when it kicks off with a tree-lighting and holiday sing-a-l...
Old Town Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 5:30pm
Special Event: Holiday, Benefit/Fundraiser
Children's Toy Drive
Did you know that 6.6 million children are referred to state agencies due to child abuse in the US each year? To help bring a bit of comfort to these children, Grimaldi's is launching a toy drive with Childhelp, whose mission is to help these children. Al...
Grimaldi's Pizzeria
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Mon 12/18/17
Special Event: Fair/Festival
Christmas in Carefree
Carefree Sundial is the location of this special NEW Carefree Snow Village (featuring real snow, Human Snow Globe, 35'High Alpine Slide), We also feature an open-air Carefree Christmas Market, concerts, a comedy show, arts and crafts, gingerbread build-off...
Carefree Desert Gardens
Carefree, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/23/17
Special Event: Fair/Festival, For the Family, Holiday
Christmas in Carefree
Christmas in Carefree is a family event taking place throughout the month of December. Visitors can stroll the 4 acre decorated Carefree Desert Gardens day or night with visits from Santa every weekend before Christmas. Highlights include a morning parade...
Downtown Carefree
Carefree, AZ

Wed 12/13/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 10am-8pm

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