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STATEWIDE – Salvation Army Christmas Angel program

AZ

To help make the holidays brighter for the less fortunate, the Salvation Army has partnered with Arizona’s Family to provide Christmas gifts to families in need throughout the Valley and […]

PHOENIX – Congo Masks and Music at the MIM

Musical Instrument Museum 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix

The Musical Instrument Museum's exhibition, Congo Masks and Music: Masterpieces from Central Africa, has been extended until September 2021. It offers a glimpse into the dramatic and lively masquerade traditions […]

$10

PHOENIX – Elf Academy

AZ

Meet Jingles, Snowflake, Buttons, Tinsel, and more of the North Pole’s friendliest elves as they teach a variety of workshops, games and activities like snowball pong, ELF blocks and more for an official ELF certificate.

FREE

SAN TAN VILLAGE – Visit with Santa Claus

San Tan Village 2218 E. Williams Field Road, Gilbert

Santa Claus visits San Tan Village 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday (always with a break from 3-4 p.m.) through Dec. 24. Christmas […]

TEMPE – Photos with Santa at Arizona Mills

Arizona Mills Mall 5000 S. Arizona Mills Circle, Tempe

Make your Santa Photo reservation now through Christmas Eve at Arizona Mills mall in Tempe. Hours are 1-7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, and 1-4 p.m. on Christmas […]

$39.99

GILBERT – A Christmas Carol

Hale Centre Theatre 50 W. Page Ave., Gilbert

The Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale of miser Ebenezer Scrooge and his journeys with ghosts of Christmases past, present and future who lead him to discover the spirit of the holiday season.

$36 – $50

MESA – Merry Main Street Winter Wonderland Ice Rink

City Plaza 20 E. Main St., Mesa

Grab your skates and head over to the Winter Wonderland Ice Rink at City Plaza at the City of Mesa's Merry Main Street celebration. All skaters are welcome. $10, including skates and an hour of skate time.

$10

SCOTTSDALE – Christmas at the Princess

Scottsdale Fairmont Princess 7575 E. Princess Drive, Scottsdale

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess transforms into a glistening winter wonderland with a four-story musical tree, ice skating, Lagoon Lights, Princess Express Trains and Santa’s Secret Headquarters.

$60

GLENDALE – Glendale Glitters

Murphy Park - Glendale 58th and Glendale avenues, Glendale

Glendale Glitters Spectacular Weekend celebrates its 26th anniversary season when 16 blocks of downtown Glendale light up with 1.6 million twinkling lights.

FREE

QUEEN CREEK – Christmas at Schnepf Farms

Schnepf Farms 24810 Rittenhouse Road, Queen Creek

Schnepf Farms offers 25 acres of family holiday entertainment nightly, including a Santa’s workshop letter-writing station, pine-cone decorating, a Christmas carousel and snow-globe mini golf. Take a hayride to feed […]

$15

PEORIA – Old Town Holiday Lights

Johnny E. Osuna Memorial Park 10510 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria

For Old Town Holiday Lights, the City of Peoria will adorn Johnny E. Osuna Park in lights, oversized decorations, and a large Christmas tree with lights synced to a music […]

FREE

MESA – Lights at the Farm

Vertuccio Farms 4011 S. Power Road, Mesa

Mesa's Vertuccio Farms hosts Lights at the Farm, featuring light displays synchronized to Christmas music, ice skating and more.

$10

PHOENIX – ZooLights Walk-Thru Nights

Phoenix Zoo 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix

Millions of lights shine throughout the Phoenix Zoo during the annual Zoolights. Plus: a holiday tree, carousel and camel rides, lakeside music-in-motion shows, and photos with Santa Claus.

$20

PHOENIX – Cruise ZooLights

Phoenix Zoo 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix

For the first time in the history of the Phoenix Zoo, Cruise ZooLights from the comfort of your own car. See millions of twinkling holiday lights and dazzling animal sculptures. […]

$75

SCOTTSDALE – Holiday Lights at Salt River Fields

Salt River Fields at Talking Stick 7555 N. Pima Road, Scottsdale

The Spring Training home of the Arizona Diamondbacks hosts Holiday Lights at Salt River Fields, a 1.2 mile drive-through holiday light show. Enjoy more than 5 million lights while holiday […]

$31 – $51

GILBERT – A Christmas Carol

Hale Centre Theatre 50 W. Page Ave., Gilbert

The Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale of miser Ebenezer Scrooge and his journeys with ghosts of Christmases past, present and future who lead him to discover the spirit of the holiday season.

$36 – $50