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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Family Time! Events Calendar

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Google Maps All Shook Up (Fri-Sun Jan 13-22). A hip-swiveling, lip-curling musical fantasy that will have the audience dancing right out of their blue-suede shoes. This Desert Foothills Theater production includes classics like "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Jailhouse Rock". 7pm Fri-Sat, 2pm Sun. $14-$21. Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, 33606 N 60th St, Cave Creek. 480-575-2075 or

Google Maps Arizona Balloon Classic (Fri-Sun Jan 20-22). All ages. Morning liftoffs, evening glows, balloon races, live entertainment, family-fun area and more. Balloons launch at 7:45am. $15. Fear Farm Sports and Entertainment Complex, 2209 N 99th Ave, Phoenix.

Google Maps Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Event (Sat Jan 14-Sun Jan 22). All ages. American and European classic, sports and racing cars, auctions, live entertainment and charity events. Gates open 8am. $20 and up; $10 and up for children. WestWorld, 16601 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale.

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

Google Maps Concerts at the MIM (Jan 5, 16, 17, 19 and 20). Extreme Acoustic Guitar (Jan 5), Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Jan 16 and 17), Steve Tyrell (Jan 19 and 20) and the Arizona Musicfest Young Musician Winter Concert (Jan 29). Call for prices and times. Prices vary. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix. 480-478-6000 or

RAK Event Of The Day

Google Maps Dare to Escape the Library. Ages 12-18 years. An adventure game where participants are placed in a room and have to use teamwork to solve puzzles to escape the room. 6-8:30pm. Free. Space is limited. Teens must register and have a signed permission slip. Peoria Main Library, 8463 W. Monroe St, Peoria.

Google Maps Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment (Thur-Sun Jan 19-22). Ice-skating spectacle featuring favorite Disney characters from animated films. 7pm Thur; 10:30am & 7pm Fri; 11am, 3 & 6:30pm Sat; noon & 4pm Sun. $22.50 & up. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E Jefferson St, Phoenix. 800-745-3000 or

Google Maps Fiddler on the Roof (Thur-Sat Jan 19-28). The story of a father who struggles with outside influences on his famlily's Jewish religious and cultural traditions. 7pm Thur-Sat and 2pm Sat Jan 21. $10; $8 students. Veritas Preparatory Academy, 3102 N 56th St, Phoenix. 602-263-1128 or

Google Maps Forever Plaid (Fri-Sun Jan 13-Feb 12). Follow four friends who share a love for music. Show features favorite songs from the 1950s. 7:30pm Thur-Sat, 2pm Sun. $22-28. Desert Stages Theatre, 4720 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale. 480-483-1664 or

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

Google Maps Noodles & Company Pre-opening. Noodles & Company will open early to the public and donations will be taken at the door, in exchange for a free meal, benefiting the Fighter Country Partnership. 11am. No minimum donation required. Noodles & Company, 4901 E. Ray Rd, Ahwatukee.

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

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

Google Maps Piano Man (Fri Jan 20). Sing, dance and laugh to the the music of Billy Joel and Elton John in a tribute backed by a nine-piece band. 7:30pm. $30-$45; free for students. Pinnacle Presbyterian Church, 25150 N Pima Road, Scottsdale. 480-303-2474 or pinnacle

Google Maps Russo and Steele Car Show (Thur-Sun Jan 19-22). A five-day auction that includes more than 800 European sports cars, American muscle cars, hot rods and custom vehicles. Auction begins at noon. $30 Thur-Sat, $20 Sun. Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N Pima Road, Scottsdale. 602-252-2697 or

Google Maps Storytime in Artville. 11am. Free with admission: $8 ages 1 & up (free to members). idea Museum, 150 W Pepper Pl, Mesa. 480-644-2468 or

Google Maps The Illusionists - Live from Broadway (Tues-Sun Jan 17-22). Audiences will witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, mind-reading, disappearance and a water-torture escape. Performed by seven of the world's master illusionists. 7:30pm Tues-Fri, 2 & 7:30pm Sat, 1 & 6:30pm Sun. $50 and up. ASU Gammage, campus of Arizona State University, Mill Ave & Apache Blvd, Tempe. 480-965-3434 or

Google Maps The Ninja Zone. Girls ages 6-11. Sports discipline inspired from obstacle course training, gymnastics, street dance and martial arts. 5:45pm $109/month Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics and Dance, 3110 E. Thunderbird Road, Phoenix. 602-992-5790 or

Google Maps TUCSON: Dillinger Days (Sat Jan 21). Re-enactments of Dillinger's capture, vintage car shows, live music, tours of the Hotel Congress and downtown walking tours. 10am-6pm. Free. Hotel Congress, 311 E Congress St, Tucson. 520-622-8848 or

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

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