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Family Time! Events Calendar

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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.

Arizona Bach Festival (Sat-Sun Jan 14-15 and Sun Jan 22 and 29). Top Arizona artists and instrumentalists showcase the rich works of Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach during four concerts over three weekends. 7:30pm Sat, 3pm Sun. Jan 14 and 22: Central United Methodist Church, 1875 N Central Ave, Phoenix; Jan 15 and 29: All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 6300 N Central Ave, Phoenix.

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

Google Maps Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat (Sat-Sun Jan 14-Feb 19). With the Cat in The Hat, fun is never done! Join Sally and her brother as their rainy day is transformed by the Cat and his mischievous antics. 1 and 4pm Sat, 1pm Sun. $12-$26. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe. 480-921-5700 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 Old Macdonald (Wed-Sun Jan 25-29). That famous farmer and his animal friends are making noises and having fun. 10am Wed-Sat, 2pm Sat-Sun (no show July 4). $10; $7 ages 12 & under. Reservations recommended. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W Latham, Phoenix. 602-262-2050 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 R. Carlos Nakai (Sat and Sun Jan 28-29). MusicaNova Orchestra presents local favorite, R. Carlos Nakai. 3pm Sat Jan 28 and 4pm Sun Jan 29. $25. 2 locations: Scottsdale Presbyterian Church, 3421 N. Hayden Rd, Scottsdale, Central United Methodist Church, 1875 N. Central Ave, Phoenix. 480-585-4485 or

Google Maps Sunday A'Fair (Sundays). Free concerts in the park featuring the Valley's top musicians, an arts and crafts market and fun activities for children, and free admission to Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. Noon-4pm. Free. Scottsdale Civic Center Park, 3939 N Drinkwater Blvd, Scottsdale. 480-499-TKTS (8587) or

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

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

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