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January 8, 2017

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Google Maps 6th Street Market. A one-stop market that includes local shopping, works of arts, live music and interactive art projects. 10am-4pm. Free. 6th Street Park in Downtown Tempe, 24 E 6th St, Tempe. downtowntempe.com

Google Maps Cinderella (Wed-Sun through Jan 22). The classic story of true love, and a glass slipper, performed with elegant hand puppets. 10am Wed-Sat, 2pm Sat-Sun. $10 adults, $7 ages 12 & under. Reservations recommended. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W Latham St. 602-262-2050 or azpuppets.org

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Google Maps CitySkate Ice Rink (through Jan 8). All ages. Frozen rink, holiday lights, music and hot chocolate. 11:30am-1:30pm and 5-11pm Mon-Fri; 3-11pm Sat-Sun; closes 6pm Sat Dec 24; 5-11pm Sun Dec 25. $15/person (includes skate rental). CityScape Phoenix, between First Avenue and First Street, between Washington and Jefferson Streets. 602-772-3900 or cityskatephx.com

Google Maps Discount Tire Free Family Weekend. All ages. Free access to the Phoenix Art Museum on the second weekend of each month. Activities include educational programming, scavenger hunts, live performances, storytime and more. 10am-5pm Sat and Noon-5pm Sun. Free. Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix 602-257-1880 or phxart.org

Google Maps Gathering of the Gunfighters (Sat-Sun Jan 7-8). Southwest Ghostriders, Arizona Ghostriders, Pistols & Petticoats and the WesTroupe acting groups compete for prizes by performing skits set in the time period between 1876 to 1909. Event also features food, beverages and Western-apparel vendors. 9am-5pm. $8; $3 for ages 7-13, free for ages 6 and younger. Yuma Territorial Prison State Park, 1 Prison Hill Road, Yuma. 928-783-4771 or gatheringofthegunfighters.com

Google Maps Lights of the World Lantern Festival (through Jan 29). A magical world of light and cultural entertainment. Explore more than 75 stunning displays of global cultural and cuisine. 5-10pm Mon-Thur, 5-11pm Fri, 3-11pm Sat-Sun. $24; $14.99 ages 3-12. $10 parking (cash only). Rawhide, 5700 W. North Loop Rd, Chandler AZ. 480-502-5600 or rawhide.com

Google Maps London Bridge Renaissance Faire (Fri-Sun Jan 6-8). Stage & street performers in period costumes, arts & craft vendors, demonstrations, Faerie Garden, food and more. 10am-8pm Fri-Sat, 10am-4pm. $13 ages 13 & up (discounts if purchased in advance) Children $5-single day or weekend.4 and under free. Windsor Beach, Site 4, Lake Havasu State Park, Lake Havasu City. 928-846-7093 or londonbridgerenfaire.com

Google Maps ONGOING: Alien Worlds and Androids (through Jan 16). Join scientists in their search for alien life in and beyond our solar system. The exhibit brings guests face to face with worlds far beyond their own, and introduces the technology that takes them there. 10am-5pm. $6 ($4 members); does not include general admission. Sybil B Harrington Galleries, Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St, Phoenix 602-716-2000 or azscience.org

Google Maps ONGOING: It's a Dog's Life (through Jan 22). Art and hands-on activities explore the lives and social impact of domestic dogs and their cousins: wolves, foxes and dingoes. 9am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun. Free with admission: $8 for ages 1 and older (free to members). i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 W Pepper Place, Mesa. 480-644-2467 or ideamuseum.org

Google Maps ONGOING: It's Your Turn: A Home Studio (through March 19). Explore Native American culture in the Southwest and expand on your learning with a hands-on activity that you can take back ago your own home! 9:30am-5:30pm Mon-Sat, 11am-5pm Sun. $18; $13.50 for seniors (ages 65 and older), $7.50 for ages 6-17, free for children 5 and younger. Heard Museum, 2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix. 602-252-8848 or heard.org

Google Maps Sunday Tumble Time. Ages 1-12 (with an adult). Enjoy unstructured play time with gymnastics equipment, in foam pits and on trampolines. 11am-noon. $10 (cash), $12 (debit/credit). Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 3110 E Thunderbird Rd, Phoenix. 602-992-5790 or arizonasunrays.com

Google Maps The Lion King, Jr. (Fri-Sun Jan 6-15). The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, and the other unforgettable characters from Disney's The Lion King. Presented by Christian Youth Theater of Phoenix. 7pm Fri, 1 and 4pm Sat, 2pm Sun. $15. Mesa Arts Center (Nesbitt/Elliot Playhouse), 1 E Main St, Mesa. 480-644-6500 or mesaartscenter.com

Google Maps ZooLights (now through Jan 15). The Phoenix Zoo celebrates 25 years of this bright holiday tradition. Enjoy millions of lights, holiday trees and lakeside music-in-motion shows. 5:30-10:30pm. $12.95-$19.95 (member discounts available), ages 2 & under free. The Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Parkway, Phoenix. 602-914-4333 or phoenixzoo.org

Google Maps Zoppe - An Italian Family Circus (Tues-Sun Dec 27-Jan 8). Old-world Italian traditional circus performed in one ring. Call for times. $15-$40. Chandler Center for the Arts, 250 N Arizona Ave, Chandler. 480-782-2680 or chandlercenter.org

data updated wed jan 18, 2017 @ 02:00 am

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