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2021 Easter events in Arizona

Events fill quickly. Please call ahead or register in advance to avoid disappointment. We will be adding to this list as we discover more...

COVID-19 Cancellation: Trolls Live! at Gila River Arena

Fans of Poppy, Branch and their troll friends will have to wait a bit longer. Vstar Entertainment Group today announced it is canceling the...

Raising Outdoor Kids: Hiking Arizona trails less traveled

This is high season for hiking in Arizona. With our unseasonably warm weather and all-too-brief “winter” this year, our trails are all the more...

Phoenix Art Museum extends free admission for military families

Phoenix Art Museum is continuing its free-admission Military Access Program — called MAP@PAM — through 2022, providing free admission to all veterans, active-duty service...

Black History Month: What to do, read, and watch

Black History Month was officially recognized in 1976 to honor the accomplishments of Black people throughout American history. This year, the importance of Black History Month...

The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! opens Feb. 9 at Scottsdale’s Arizona Boardwalk

A new exhibition — The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! — is set to open to the public at the Scottsdale entertainment...

Astronaut exhibit at Arizona Science Center explores life outside of Earth

Astronaut, a new interactive and hands-on exhibition, is landing at the Arizona Science Center Feb. 6-May 31, along with a “space lab” promising visitors...

Phoenix Art Museum extends $5 admission for kids through June 30

Phoenix Art Museum has extended through June 30 its program dropping museum admission for visitors ages 17 and younger from $14 to $5. “We are...

Full moon tours offer glimpse wildlife in the mysterious hours of the night

Full Moon Tours at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center offer guests the chance to see what the Scottsdale sanctuary's native wildlife is up to in...

Raising Outdoor Kids: Footwear for a new year of adventures

Whenever we tell the kids it’s time to leave for an adventure, there are three enduring questions that follow: Will I need a sweatshirt?...

Where to find Santa during a COVID Christmas

Many Arizona malls are offering “contactless” Santa visits, complete with a mask-wearing Santa. Some venues offer virtual-only Santa visits.

Raising Outdoor Kids: What we’ve learned from raising chickens

The adults used to be the first ones awake at our house, pretty regularly. In recent weeks, that’s changed. Now, it’s not uncommon for...

2020 holiday events for Arizona kids and families

Last updated Dec. 22, 2020 GILBERT Through Dec. 26: Hale Centre Theatre presents "A Christmas Carol," the Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas tale of miser Ebenezer Scrooge...

Boyce Thompson Arboretum opens new Wallace Desert Garden

The Wallace Desert Garden lies within Boyce Thompson's natural desert setting and includes new walking trails and loops.

Raising Outdoor Kids: Enjoy fall scenery on colorful Arizona hikes

Although we’re surrounded by cactus and desert landscaping in Phoenix, there’s no shortage of fall scenery to explore on a day trip to other parts of Arizona.

The City of Mesa schedules reopening of its family-friendly museums

Two popular Mesa family attractions — the Arizona Museum of Natural History and the i.d.e.a. Museum — will reopen to the public on Saturday,...

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