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October 25, 2014

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Google Maps 13th Floor Haunted House. Featuring the 13th Floor Haunted House and Zombieland. Times vary. $24.99-$48.99. 13th Floor Haunted House, 2814 W Bell Rd. 13thflooraz.com

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Google Maps Arizona State Fair. All ages. Family entertainment, Star Trek: The Exhibition, The Great American Duck Race, Secret Circus, Cartoon Alley demonstrations, animals, food, characters, concerts, rides (including six new midway rides), exhibits, rodeo and more. Gates open at noon. $10 adults, $5 seniors/ages 5-13, under 5 free; check website for discounts. Arizona State Fairgrounds, 1826 W McDowell Rd. 602-252-6771 or azstatefair.com

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Google Maps Autumn Festival. All ages. Food, blood pressure checks, bicycle safety, posture checks, walk-in inflatable heart exhibit, healthy meals demonstrations and more. 10am-2pm. Free. Paradise Valley Hospital, 3929 E Bell Rd. abrazohealth.com

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Google Maps Autumnfest. All ages. Arts vendors, live entertainment, pumpkin patch, kids zone, apple pie baking contest, carnival rides and more. 10am-5pm. Free. Anthem Community Park, Anthem Way & Gavilan Peak Pkwy, Anthem. onlineatanthem.com/autumnfest

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Google Maps AZ Field Of Screams. Haunted corn maze. Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. 7-11pm. $16; $10 on Oct 3 & 31. Tolmachoff Farms, 5726 N 75th Ave, Glendale. 623-386-1301 or azfieldofscreams.com

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Google Maps Balloon Spooktacular (Fri-Sat Oct 24-25). Haunted house, costume contests, hot air balloon glow, live entertainment, kids zone, trick-or-treat candy stations, fireworks and more. 5-10pm. $10 adults, $5 ages 3-12, ages 2 & under free. Salt River Fields, 7555 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale. 480-270-5000 or srfballoonfestivals.com

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Google Maps Body Depot Workshops. Ages 6 & up. Four different workshops. 11:30am Monster Manual or Venom, 1pm Busy Bones or Nano Latch and Catch. Included with admission: $16.95 adults, $11.95 ages 3-17. Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St. 602-716-2028 or azscience.org

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Google Maps Boo! at the Zoo (Mon-Sun Oct 20-26). Pumpkins for the animals, pumpkin patches, scavenger hunt, straw maze, monster midway and more. 9am-5pm. Included with admission: $20 adults, $14 ages 3-13, 2 & under free. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Pkwy. 602-273-1341 or phoenixzoo.org

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Google Maps Boo! Scottsdale's Fall Festival (Sat Oct 25). Games, food, entertainment, bounce houses, fireworks and Tot Alley (ages 5 & under). 5-9pm. Free. Eldorado Park, 1909 N Miller Rd, Scottsdale. 480-312-0217 or scottsdaleaz.gov

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Google Maps Cave Creek Wicked (Sat Oct 25). Haunted maze, zombie walk, children and pet costume parades, horse costume contest, inflatables, live entertainment, Thriller dances, chili cook-off and more. 11am-4pm. Free. Throughout downtown Cave Creek. cavecreekwicked.com

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Google Maps Chambers of Fear Haunted House. 3 attractions: Chambers of Fear, Darkness: Industrial Nightmare and Scary Tales. 7-10pm Mon-Thur & Sun, 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat. $23-$30. Bell Mar Plaza, 11340 W Bell Rd, Surprise. 623-255-6896 or chambersoffear.com

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Google Maps Chandler's Day of Play. All ages. Fitness activities for kids, fun run, jump rope contest, outdoor games, information booths on health, wellness and fitness. 9am-1pm. Free. Tumbleweed Park, 2250 S McQueen Rd, Chandler. 480-782-2735 or chandleraz.gov/special-events

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Google Maps Circus Electronica (Sat Oct 25). Blends the worlds of traditional European-style circus with contemporary electronic dance music. 7pm. $20-$50. Higley Center for the Performing Arts, 4132 E Pecos Rd, Gilbert. 480-279-7194 or higleyarts.com

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Google Maps Circus Today (Sept 12-Jan 4). Features Arizona artist Mark McDowell who showcases the classic imagery often associated with circuses: acrobatic performers, animal acts, sideshow curiosities and the iconic big top tent. 10am-5pm Tues-Wed & Fri-Sat, 10am-8pm Thur, noon-5pm Sun. Free. Mesa Arts Center Museum, 1 E Main St, Mesa. 480-644-6567 or mesaartscenter.com

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Google Maps Dia de los Muertos Festival. All ages. Community altar, live entertainment, Mercado, children's activities and more. 10am-5pm. Free. Mesa Arts Center, 1 E Main St, Mesa. 480-644-6500 or mesaartscenter.com

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Google Maps Earth and Space Exploration Day. Ages 5 & up. Science-related activities, pan for gold, dig for meteorites or bring rock samples for Dr. Rock to examine. 9am-3pm. Free. School of Earth and Space Exploration, ASU, Bateman Physical Science F-Wing, Tempe. 480-965-5081 or sese.asu.edu/earth-and-space-exploration-day

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Google Maps Fall Festival (through Nov 2). 7-acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, inflatables, farm animals, pedal race cars, barrel train ride, playground and more. 9am-9pm Mon-Thur, 9am-10pm Fri-Sat, 10am-6pm Sun. $9/person, ages 2 & under free with paying adult. Vertuccio Farms, 4011 S Power Rd, Mesa. 480-650-6606 or vertucciofarms.com

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Google Maps Fall Festival at Agua Linda Farm (Sat-Sun Oct 11-26). Hayrides, petting zoo, hay-bale maze and haystack, inflatables, pony rides and pumpkin patch. Gates open 10am. $5. Agua Linda Farm, 2643 E Frontage Rd, Amado. 520-891-5532 or agualindafarm.net

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Google Maps Fall Pumpkin Celebration (Sat-Sun through Oct 26). Pick your own pumpkins, corn maze and children's play area. 9am-5pm. Free; fee for activities. Apple Annie's Produce & Pumpkins, 6405 W Williams Rd, Willcox. 520-384-4685 or appleannies.com

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Google Maps Fall Rhythm Fest. Live entertainment, food vendors, children's activities, interactive games and fireworks. 5:30-9:30pm. Free; fee for activities. Tumbleweed Park, 2250 S McQueen Rd, Chandler. 480-782-2735 or chandleraz.gov/special-events

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Google Maps Family Fall Festival. All ages. Trunk-or-treat, carnival games, face painting, inflatables, music, dancing, raffles and more. 5-8pm. Free. Grace Ev. Lutheran Church and School, 5600 W Palmaire Ave, Glendale. 623-937-2010 or graceglendale.org

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Google Maps Fear Farm (Thur-Sun through Oct 31). 5 Haunted attractions, corn field and hay mazes. 7-10pm Sun-Thur, 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat. $24.99 & up. Fear Farm, 2209 N 99th Ave. 623-936-9545 or fearfarm.com

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Google Maps Food Pantry Stocking Event. All ages. Volunteers will help stock and organize the pantry at Children First Academy. Presented by Families Giving Back. 10-11am. Free. Preregister. Children First Academy, 1648 S 16th St. 602-421-7909 or familiesgivingback.org

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Google Maps Footloose (Fri-Sun Oct 3-Nov 2) Musical tale of a newcomer who returns dance, music and joy to a brokenhearted town. 7:30pm Fri-Sat, 2pm Sat-Sun. $18. Reservations recommended. Desert Stages Theatre, 4720 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale. 480-483-1664 or desertstages.org

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Google Maps Frankenstein (Wed-Sat Oct 22-Nov 1) Adaptation of Mary Shelley's horror-filled tale. Performed by Actor's Youth Theatre. Call for times and prices. The Tuscany Theatre, 861 N Higley Rd #105, Gilbert. 480-907-7050 or actorsyouththeatre.org

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Google Maps Fright Nights. Horrific scenes await you in The Gauntlet Haunted House or visit the spooktacular miniature golf course. 7-10pm Wed-Thur (golf open 7pn-close Sun-Thur), 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat. $15 haunted house; $6.25 & up miniature golf. Golfland/Sunsplash, 155 W Hampton Ave, Mesa. 480-834-8319 or golflandfrightnights.com

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Google Maps Gator and Ghouls Family Event. Spend the evening with more than 1700 reptiles (including alligators, crocodiles, snakes, tortoises and lizards), and have fun with a pumpkin patch, games, raffle items and more. 3-10pm. $15 adults, $10 ages 3-16, ages 3 & under free; advance ticket purchase required. Phoenix Herpetological Society, near 78th St & Dynamite Rd, Scottsdale. eventbrite.com/e/gators-ghouls-tickets-11364424299

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Google Maps Halloween in the Wild (Sat Oct 25). Games, crafts, haunted house, treats, costume contest and food trucks. 5-7pm. Included with admission: $9 adults, $4 ages 4-12, ages 3 and under free. International Wildlife Museum, 4800 W Gates Pass, Tucson. 520-629-0100 or thewildlifemuseum.org

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Google Maps Halloween Monster Bash (Sat Oct 25). Costume parade, carnival games, inflatables, crafts, live entertainment and more. 5-9pm. Free with a donation of canned food item to benefit St Mary's/Westside Food Bank Alliance. Centennial Plaza, 9875 N 85th Ave, Peoria. 623-773-7133 or peoriaaz.gov

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Google Maps Halloween Party (Sat Oct 25). Face painting, children's games, coloring contest, candy, prizes and a costume contest. 5-7pm. Free park admission with costume. Kartchner Caverns State Park, 2980 Arizona 90, Benson. 520-586-2283 or azstateparks.com

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Google Maps Halloween Party. All ages. Trick-or-treating stations, trampoline races and a dodgeball tournament with prizes. 4-8pm. $8/hr; bring canned food item for discount. AZ Air Time, 13802 N Scottsdale Rd #144, Scottsdale. 480-427-2000 or azairtime.com

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Google Maps Halloween Party. All ages. Trick-or-treating, crafts, hot chocolate, apple cider and snacks. 5-8pm. $15 adults, $10 ages 12 & under. Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, 27026 N 156th St, Scottsdale. 480-471-3621 or southwestwildlife.org

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Google Maps HarvestFest. Farmer's market, pumpkin patch, gold panning, hay maze, petting zoo and more. 10am-6pm. $14, ages 5 & under free. Pioneer Living History Village, 3901 W Pioneer Rd. 623-465-1052 or pioneeraz.org

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Google Maps House of Screams...and Wicked Dreams (through Nov 8). Haunted lair of a serial killer who escaped from a mental institution. 7-10pm Sun-Thur, 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat in Oct (7-11pm in Nov); 7pm-1am on Oct 31. $20-$30. House of Screams...and Wicked Dreams, 2810 W Thunderbird Rd. houseofscreams-wickeddreams.com

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Google Maps Howl-0-Ween. Arizona Coyotes vs. Florida Panthers. First 5,000 kids in attendance will receive a pillowcase to trick-or-treat on the arena's suite levels. Gin Blossoms will perform post-game. Game time 6pm. $35 & up. Gila River Arena, 9400 W Maryland Ave, Glendale. coyotes.nhl.com

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Google Maps Howl-O-Ween (Fri-Sat Oct 24-25). Haunted trails, DJ dance party, animal encounters, magic shows, monster midway and more. 6:30-9:30pm. $10 ($8 members). Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Pkwy. 602-273-1341 or phoenixzoo.org

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Google Maps Howl-o-Ween (Fri-Sun Oct 24-26). Costumed characters, trick-or-treating, decorations and limited spooks and scares. 6-8pm. $7 ($5 members). Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S Randolph Way, Tucson. 520-791-4022 or reidparkzoo.org

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Google Maps Howl-O-Ween at the Shops at Norterra. All ages. Trick-or-treating for pets and children, costume contests with prizes, face painting, green screen photos, kettle corn and a Halloween craft. 4-6pm. Free. The Shops at Norterra, 2460 W Happy Valley Rd. 623-582-9599 or norterrashopping.com

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Google Maps Howl-O-Ween Night Camp. Ages 7-17 (with an adult). Guided trip through haunts, activities, barbeque dinner, campfire stories, up-close creepy crawly animal encounters and s'mores. 5:30pm-9am Sun. $70 ($65 members). Preregister. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Pkwy. 602-914-4333 or phoenixzoo.org

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Google Maps Jeeper's Creeper's: Bugs in Art (Oct 3-Jan 25). Test your knowledge and learn all about bugs through fun and challenging puzzles, games and art-making activities. 9am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun. $8 ages 1 & up. i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 W Pepper Pl, Mesa. 480-644-4332 or ideamuseum.org

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Google Maps Little Bunny's Halloween (Wed-Sun Oct 8-Nov 2). Cute Halloween show - perfect for little ones. 10am Wed-Sat, 2pm Sat-Sun. $10 adults, $7 ages 12 & under. Reservations recommended. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W Latham. 602-262-2050 or azpuppets.org

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Google Maps Lunch with a Keeper. Ages 6-10 (with an adult). Behind-the-scenes with a zookeeper, Q & A session, activities and lunch. Noon-1:45pm. $75/pair ($50/pair members). Preregister. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Pkwy. 602-914-4333 or phoenixzoo.org

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Google Maps MAKE IT Weekends. All ages. Ever wonder what you could create with electronics, crafts or even wood? Learn practical skills, think outside of the box, share ideas and become innovative. 10:30am-12:30pm and 2-4pm. Included with admission: $16.95 adults, $11.95 ages 3-17. Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St. 602-716-2000 or azscience.org

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Google Maps Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. 3-mile walk. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. 7am registration, 8am walk. Donations. Tempe Beach Park, Rio Salado Pkwy & Mill Ave, Tempe. 602-778-7625 or makingstrideswalk.org/phoenixaz

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Google Maps Maricopa Music Festival. All ages. Variety of musical entertainment, face painting, inflatables, raffle giveaways, Halloween costume contest, food and drink vendors. Noon-7pm. Free with non-perishable food item (will be donated to the Maricopa Food Bank). Copper Sky Recreational Center, 44345 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Maricopa. maricopamusicfest.com

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Google Maps Meet The Cat in the Hat. All ages. Take a photo with Cat and enjoy Dr. Seuss stories and coloring stations. 10am-noon. Free. Toys & Playtime Oasis, 13802 N Scottsdale Rd #116, Scottsdale. 480-948-4630 or azdollhouse.com

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Google Maps MIMkids: Musical Adventures Series. Ages 6-10. Participate in music making, creating musical instruments and exploring exhibits. 1:30-2:30pm. $12/class; $40/series of 4 classes. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd. 480-245-6962 or mim.org

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Google Maps Mini Music Makers Series. Ages 5 & under (with an adult). Early childhood music-education program where children explore music from around the world through developmentally appropriate activities. Times vary by age. $12/class; $40/series of 4 classes. The Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd. 480-245-6962 or mim.org

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Google Maps Narnia: The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe (Fri-Sun Oct 10-26) Musical based on the C.S. Lewis classic story. 7:30pm Fri, noon & 3:30pm Sat, 12:30 & 4pm Sun. $18/person. Valley Youth Theatre, 525 N 1st St. 602-253-8188 x2 or vyt.com

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Google Maps National Geographic Presents: Earth Explorers (starts Sept 21). Experience the world by coming face-to-face with a polar bear, diving in a submersible, climbing to the top of a rain forest tree canopy, soaring over the savanna in a hot air balloon and more. 10am-5pm. $23.95 adults, $18.95 ages 3-17 (includes general admission); discount for members. Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St. 602-716-2028 or azscience.org

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Google Maps Night of the Living Dead (Fri-Sun Oct 10-Nov 2). The classic horror movie comes to the stage. Recommended for ages 10 & up. Call for times and prices. Theater Works, 8355 W Peoria Ave, Peoria. 623-815-7930 or theaterworks.org

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Google Maps Nightfall at Old Tucson (Thur-Sun through Oct 31). Terrifying town with 3 live shows, 3 haunts and a Demon's Den. 6-10pm Thur & Sun, 6pm-midnight Fri-Sat. Call for prices. Old Tucson Studios, 201 S Kinney Rd, Tucson. 520-908-4833 or nightfallaz.com

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Google Maps Nightmare on 7th Street. All ages. Haunted house, tarot card reading, face painting, raffle prizes and music. Proceeds benefit Washington Elementary School District, Thunderbird High School and North Canyon High School. 6:30-10pm. $2/person. Vaseo Apartments, 16220 N 7th St. vaseohauntedhouse.com

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Google Maps Octonauts. All ages. Dive into action with the Octonauts, the team of undersea adventure heroes from the hit animated TV show. Activities and events, plus the chance to meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii! Call for times of meet and greets. Included with admission: $18 adults, $13 ages 3-12; discount if purchased online. SEA LIFE Arizona, 5000 S Arizona Mills Circle #145, Tempe. 480-478-7600 or visitsealife.com/arizona

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Google Maps Paint 'n Popcorn. Ages 6 & up. All the materials to produce a Halloween masterpiece! Popcorn and soda included. 6-9pm. $35. Carriage House Building @ Power Ranch, 4546 E Haven Crest Dr, Gilbert. 480-436-5161 or brushworkartstudio.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin and Chili Party (Oct 2-Nov 2). Hay rides, miniature golf, 10-acre maze, petting barn, inflatables, rides, climbing wall, live entertainment, extreme canine dog show and fireworks (Fri & Sat nights). 10am-9pm Thur & Sun, 10am-10pm Fri-Sat. Call for prices. Schnepf Farms, 24810 S Rittenhouse Rd, Queen Creek. 480-987-3100 or schnepffarms.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin Days & Corn Maze (Oct 1-Nov 9). 6-acre family corn maze, mini corn maze (for little ones), petting zoo, train ride, hay pyramid, farm activities, play area and more. 11am-8pm Mon-Thur, 11am-11pm Fri, 9am-11pm Sat, 9am-8pm Sun. $9 ages 2 & up; additional cost for special activities. Tolmachoff Farms, 5726 N 75th Ave, Glendale. 623-386-1301 or tolmachoff-farms.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin Fest & Corn Maze (Fri-Sun through Oct 26). Games, farm activities, live entertainment, barn dance and more. Noon-9pm Fri, 9am-9pm Sat, 9am-6pm Sun. $13 at the gate ($12 online). Mortimer Family Farms, 12907 E State Route 169, Dewey. 928-830-1116 or mortimerfamilyfarms.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin Patch (Oct 1-31). Pumpkin decorating, air bounce, Alexander's Adventure Maze, animals and hayride. 9am-9pm. $10 children, $3 adults. Mother Nature's Farm, 1663 E Baseline Rd, Gilbert. 480-892-5874 or mothernaturesfarm.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin Patch Family Art Day. Ages 6 & up. Carve, paint and create the perfect jack-o-lantern! 1-3pm. $15/person; includes supplies. Scottsdale Artists' School, 3720 N Marshall Way, Scottsdale. 480-990-1422 or scottsdaleartschool.org

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Google Maps Pumpkin Patch Train (Sat-Sun Oct 4-26). Train ride to a pumpkin patch, pumpkin to take home, refreshments, hay bale maze and crafts. Train departs at 11am, 1pm & 3pm. $20 adults, $15 ages 2-15. Grand Canyon Railway, 233 N Grand Canyon Blvd, Williams. 800-the-train ( 843-8724) or thetrain.com

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Google Maps Pumpkin Walk (Sat Oct 25). Bring your flashlight and a sweater for a walk through the gardens and view glowing jack-o-lanterns. 6-8pm. Included with admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors, $3 youth. The Arboretum at Flagstaff, 4001 S Woody Mountain Rd, Flagstaff. 928-774-1442 or thearb.org

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Google Maps Rescue Roundup. All ages. Emergency rescue personnel on hand with fire truck displays, proper car seat fittings, educational booths, children's activities and free food. 9am-2pm. Free. West Valley Hospital, 13677 W McDowell Rd, Goodyear. 623-882-1500 or abrazohealth.com

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Google Maps Rob Zombie's Great American Nightmare. 3 haunted attractions: Captain Spaulding's Clown School in 3D, The Lords of Salem (in total blackout) and the Devil's Rejects. 7-10pm Thur & Sun, 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat. $25-$60. WestWorld, 16601 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale. frightened.com

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Google Maps Seussical (Fri-Sun Oct 24-Nov 2). Compilation of many many of Dr. Seuss's most famous books. Presented by Greasepaint Youtheatre. Call for times and prices. Stagebrush Theatre, 7020 E 2nd St, Scottsdale. 480-949-7529 or greasepaint.org

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Google Maps Spooktacular Kids' Night Out & Sleepover (Sat Oct 25). Ages 3-13 (5-13 Sleepover). Gymnastics, Halloween-themed games, sports, dancing, bounce house, trampoline time and movie. 6-10pm (Kid's Night Out); 6pm-8:30am Sun (Sleepover). $25-$45; discounts for siblings. Preregister. Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 3110 E Thunderbird Rd. 602-992-5790 or arizonasunrays.com

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Google Maps Spy Studio (Sept 23-Jan 18). Students from Boulder Creek, Paradise Valley and South Mountain High Schools stretched their imaginations and technology skills to create futuristic spy gadgets. Noon-5pm Tues-Wed & Sun, noon-9pm Thur-Sat. $7 adults, $5 student, ages 15 & under free. The SMoCA Young @ Art Gallery, 7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale. 480-994-ARTS (2787) or smoca.org

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Google Maps Taking the Scary Out of Having a Baby (Sat Oct 25). Car seat installation tips, diaper bag demonstrations, author event and more. Free. BabyStop, 6990 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale. babystopaz.com

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Google Maps Tempe's Halloween Carnival. Carnival games, mini-train rides, inflatables, toddler play area, costume contests, live entertainment, face painting and food. 5-9pm. Free; tickets for games and food ($.25/each). Kiwanis Park soccer fields, 6111 S All America Way, Tempe. 480-350-5200 or tempe.gov/events/halloween

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Google Maps Ten-in-One (Sept 12-Jan 25). A reference to sideshow attractions, focuses on artists whose works embody the circus aesthetic with a contemporary twist. 10am-5pm Tues-Wed & Fri-Sat, 10am-8pm Thur, noon-5pm Sun. Free. Mesa Arts Center Museum, 1 E Main St, Mesa. 480-644-6567 or mesaartscenter.com

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Google Maps The Crypt Haunted Attractions. 3 haunts: The Crypt, The Asylum and the Chaos Maze. 7-10pm Sun, Wed & Thur, 7pm-midnight Fri-Sat. $5-$23. Fiesta Mall parking lot, 1445 W Southern Ave, Mesa. hauntedaz.com

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Google Maps The Great Pumpkin Festival (Thur-Sun Oct 23-26). Hayrides to the pumpkin patch and a free pumpkin (ages 12 & under), carnival games and live entertainment. 8:30am-noon Thur-Fri, 8:30am-3pm Sat-Sun. Included with admission: $22 adults, $12 students, $10 ages 3-12, ages 2 & under free. Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N Galvin Pkwy. 480-941-1225 or dbg.org

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Google Maps The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane (Sat-Sun Oct 19-Nov 16). Follow Edward the toy on a fantastic adventure worthy of literature's greatest heroes. Presented by Childsplay. 1 & 4pm Sat, 1pm Sun. $12 & up; $12 preview 4pm Oct 19. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe. 480-350-2822 x0 or childsplayaz.org

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Google Maps The Sound of Music (Oct 16-Nov 29). The real-life love story with a message of moral choices and heart-stopping escape. 7pm Mon-Thur, 7:30pm Fri, 3 & 7:30pm Sat. $16-$28. Hale Centre Theatre, 50 W Page Ave, Gilbert. 480-497-1181 or halecentretheatrearizona.com

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Google Maps Wild Western Festival. All ages. Live entertainment, vendors, Western celebrities, arts & crafts, country fair and more. 10am-5pm. $10 adults, $5 ages 5-12, ages 4 & under free. Sahuaro Ranch Park, 9802 N 59th Ave, Glendale. wildwesternfestival.com

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Google Maps World Sight Day 5K. All ages. Timed 5K run and a 1-mile fun run and walk. Proceeds benefit Optometry Giving Sight, which helps provide glasses and eye care in developing countries. 8:30am-1pm. $10-$35. Midwestern University, 19555 N 59th Ave, Glendale. midwestern.edu/azworldsightday

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Google Maps Zombie Walk (Sat Oct 25). Live music, a makeup artists, Little Zombie Zone, vendors, canned food drive and a march of over 10,000 zombies through the streets of downtown (6pm). 2-11pm. Free. Heritage & Science Park, 115 N 6th St. 602-254-8696 or downtownphoenix.com/zombie

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data updated sat oct 25, 2014 @ 02:00 am

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