"Things to Do" in Arizona this weekend March 25-27, many at no or low cost. 

 

Have Fun!

Jeff Masich

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Arizona Homes and Land
HomeSmart Realty
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Note: Mileage is from downtown Phoenix

  
   
Tempe Festival of Arts
More than 400 juried artists, both local and national, showcase their works, ranging from woodworkin....March 25, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Mill Avenue District
Mill Avenue and University Drive , Tempe, AZ 85281 | 7.9 miles
602-997-2581
 
 
Sunday A'Fair
January 9, 16, 23, 30, 2011
February 13, 20, 27, 2011
March 6, 27, 2011
April 3, 2011
Sunday, noon - 4 p.m.
Scottsdale Civic Center Mall
Free admission
 
Set in the beautiful green park next to Old Town Scottsdale, Sunday A'Fair features free outdoor concerts by Arizona's top musicians. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket for the grass and relax and enjoy the music. Browse the fine arts and crafts, or shop outside the box at the Store @ Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. There are fun hands-on art activities for children and families, and admission is free to Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA). Delicious food and beverages are available for purchase, and picnic baskets are also welcome..
Additional information about Sunday A'Fair is available online at www.scottsdaleperformingarts.org or from the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts box office at (480) 994-ARTS (2787).
  
    
  
  
Moonlight Movie: "Up"
Take the family and a blanket to the park and watch the animated movie "Up" at sundown. Presented by....March 26, 2011
Steele Indian School Park
300 E. Indian School Road , Phoenix, AZ 85012 | 3.2 miles
602-262-6412 
  
  
    
  
Use of Clay Throughout Time and Cultures - Citadel
Associate ASU professor Kostelena Michelaki presents a lecture on the intersection of ceramic histor....March 25, 2011
ASU Ceramics Research Center
ASU Art Museum 10th Street and Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281 | 8 miles
480-965-2787 
  
  
  
Arizona Student Film Festival Screening of Past Winners
Winners were selected in three categories from a previous festival open to students in third grade t....March 25, 2011
Tempe History Museum
809 E. Southern Ave. , Tempe, AZ 85282 | 9.3 miles
480-350-5100 
  
  
  
  
Fashion-A-Ball
Mix and mingle with major athletes, Valley movers and shakers, fashionistas and more on the rooftop ....March 25, 2011
W Scottsdale Hotel and Residences
7277 E. Camelback Road , Scottsdale, AZ 85251 | 9.4 miles
480-970-2100 
  
  
  
Just Jade
Guitarists Cory Fournier and Mara Hayes make up this local duo, performing the soulful acoustic trac....March 25, 2011
Tempe Marketplace
2000 E. Rio Salado Parkway , Tempe, AZ 85281 | 10 miles
602-553-2663 
  
  
  
Think Horses
This five-piece Scottsdale group plays a blend of music, incorporating elements of rock, jazz, rumba....March 25, 2011
Tempe Marketplace
2000 E. Rio Salado Parkway , Tempe, AZ 85281 | 10 miles
602-553-2663 
  
  
  
Chicks with Picks
Founded by Valley musicians Pandy Raye and Rhonda Hitchcock, Chicks with Picks is made up of more th....March 25, 2011
Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 N. Tatum Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85050 | 17 miles
480-513-7586 
  
  
  
Pete Pancrazi
This jazz guitarist has been playing in the Valley since the early 1990s and has been named "Jazz Gu....March 25, 2011
Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 N. Tatum Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85050 | 17 miles
480-513-7586 
  
  
  
  
Opera in the Park: "La bohème"
Arizona Opera and Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts present a free outdoor screening of Ariz....March 26, 2011
Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater
Scottsdale Civic Center Mall 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85251 | 9.3 miles
480-994-2787 
  
  
  
  
Bike Week Bash
Held in honor of AZ Bike Week, this biker-friendly event offers a two-acre Miller Lite beer garden, ....March 26, 2011
Buddy Stubbs Arizona Harley-Davidson
13850 N. Cave Creek Road , Phoenix, AZ 85022 | 12 miles
602-971-3400 
  
  
  
Summer Camp Fair
This fair helps parents explore summer-camp options including day camps, overnight camps, out-of-sta....March 26, 2011
Paradise Village Plaza
4848 E. Cactus Road , Scottsdale, AZ 85254 | 12 miles
602-279-7977
  
  
  
Carnival
Families can enjoy a bounce house and slide, spin art, airbrush tattoos, face painting and carnival ....March 26, 2011
First Presbyterian Church of Peoria
10236 N. 83rd Ave. , Peoria, AZ 85345 | 13 miles
623-979-4682 
  
  
  
Stagecoach Rides
Take a complimentary stagecoach ride through Old Town Scottsdale every Friday and Saturday in March.....March 4, 2011 - March 26, 2011
Downtown Scottsdale
, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 | 14 miles
480-312-7750
  
  
  
  
Free Outdoor Concert: Otis & The Beat
This free outdoor concert features this Scottsdale cover band with Billy Marovich of the the Groove ....March 26, 2011
The Borgata
6166 N. Scottsdale Road , Scottsdale, AZ 85253 | 16 miles
602-953-6538 
  
  
  
Peppermint James
Taking inspiration from the music of the Beatles, along with jazz, blues and reggae artists, these l....March 26, 2011
Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 N. Tatum Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85050 | 17 miles
480-513-7586 
  
  
  
"Full Deck: A Short History of Skate Art"
More than 300 decks borrowed from artists, skaters and companies across the United States are on dis....January 21, 2011 - March 26, 2011
Vision Gallery
10 E. Chicago St. , Chandler, AZ 85225 | 17 miles
480-782-2695 
  
  
  
"New Faces" Model Search
The Shops of Norterra is seeking models to participate in a photo shoot spread for its summer advert....March 26, 2011
Harkins Norterra 14
2550 W. Happy Valley Road , Phoenix, AZ 85085 | 19 miles
623-582-2020 
  
  
  
  
Arizona Dragon Boat Festival
The eighth annual event features competitive and recreational dragon boat races, vendors, and Asian ....March 26, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Tempe Town Lake
80 W. Rio Salado Parkway , Tempe, AZ 85281 | 7.8 miles
480-350-8625 
  
  
  
"Beauty and the Beast (La belle et la bête)"
Highly celebrated film from French poet and director Jean Cocteau. Classic fairytale about a young g....March 27, 2011
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave. , Phoenix, AZ 85004 | 1.2 miles
602-257-1222 
  
  
  
A Turning Point Lecture: "Interwar Dye Revivals and the Transition to a Fine-Art Market in Navajo Weaving"
Dr. Jennifer McLerran discusses the privately funded and government-sponsored vegetable dye-revival ....March 27, 2011
Heard Museum
2301 N. Central Ave. , Phoenix, AZ 85004 | 1.8 miles
602-252-8848 
  
  
  
Stream Stroll
Audubon Arizona staff naturalist Steve Prager guides participants on a walk around the Audubon Cente....March 27, 2011
Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center
3131 S. Central Ave. , Phoenix, AZ 85040 | 2 miles
602-468-6470 
  
  
  
Sunset Cinema Series: "Roman Holiday"
Head to Cortijo Plaza and watch the Oscar-winning 1953 movie "Roman Holiday," starring Gregory Peck ....March 27, 2011
InterContinental Montelucia Resort and Spa
4949 E. Lincoln Drive , Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 | 8.1 miles
480-627-3200 
  
  
  
  
King of Glory Concert Series: Phoenix Vocal Jazz and MCC Jazz Groups
Accompanied by the MCC Jazz Groups, the six voices of Phoenix Vocal Jazz deliver exciting performan....March 27, 2011
King of Glory Lutheran Church
2085 E. Southern Ave. , Tempe, AZ 85282 | 11 miles
480-838-0477 
  
  
  
American Sabor Film Series: "Ballad of an Unsung Hero"
Presented as part of the Musical Instrument Museum's ongoing exhibition "American Sabor: Latinos in ....March 27, 2011
Musical Instrument Museum Music Theater
4725 E. Mayo Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85050 | 16 miles
480-478-6000 
  
  
  
Chandler Symphony Orchestra Concert
The Chandler Symphony Orchestra joins the national Orchestras Feeding America movement, seeking non-....March 27, 2011
Chandler Center for the Arts
250 N. Arizona Ave. , Chandler, AZ 85225 | 17 miles
480-782-2680 
  
  
  
Arizona Touch of Class Miniature Horse Show
An expansive show of live miniature horses performing in halter, driving, jumping and costume classe....March 25, 2011 - March 27, 2011
WestWorld of Scottsdale
16601 N. Pima Road , Scottsdale, AZ 85260 | 17 miles
602-863-1155
  
  
  
Arizona Archaeology Expo
Learn why it is important to preserve archaeological sites and historical places as well as the preh....March 26, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Deer Valley Rock Art Center
3711 W. Deer Valley Road , Phoenix, AZ 85308 | 17 miles
623-582-8007 
  
  
  
  
Tod & Ethan
This local acoustic duo plays everything from the Beatles and James Taylor to Metallica and Maroon 5....March 20, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Desert Ridge Marketplace
21001 N. Tatum Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85050 | 17 miles
480-513-7586 
  
  
  
  
Arizona Winds Concert Band
The Arizona Winds Concert Band welcomes the spring with this lively concert, featuring "La Belle Hel....March 27, 2011
Mountain Ridge High School
22800 N. 67th Ave. , Glendale, AZ 85310 | 18 miles
623-376-3000 
O Canadian Weekend
  
  
  
Chandler Old Town Days
The family-friendly festival features live music, entertainment and food. Town attractions include g....March 26, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Rawhide at Wild Horse Pass
5700 W. North Loop Road , Gila River Reservation, AZ 85226 | 20 miles
480-502-5600 
  
  
  
Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo
Families enjoy outdoor activities such as archery (pictured) , live wildlife shows, a catch-and-rele....March 26, 2011 - March 27, 2011
Ben Avery Shooting Facility
4044 W. Black Canyon Blvd. , Phoenix, AZ 85086 | 25 miles
602-942-3000
  
  
  
Marmalade Skies
This local seven-piece Beatles cover band plays some of the Fab Four's top hits, from "And Your Bird....March 27, 2011
El Pedregal
34505 N. Scottsdale Road , Scottsdale, AZ 85266 | 26 miles
480-488-1072 
Sprint Triathlon at Vistancia
Participants swim in the Mountain Vista Club pool, bike through the Blackstone Country Club and run ....
  
      
  

Ongoing

The Scottsdale Pavilions Car Show
McDonalds at the Pavilions shoppng center Indian Bend/101 Scottsdale
A weekly cruise-in classic car show with a variety of classic and muscle cars, hot rods and modern e....
Ongoing Saturdays 4:00- 8:30pm

  

Sunday A'Fair
January 9, 16, 23, 30, 2011
February 13, 20, 27, 2011
March 6, 27, 2011
April 3, 2011
Sunday, noon - 4 p.m.
Scottsdale Civic Center Mall
Free admission
 
Set in the beautiful green park next to Old Town Scottsdale, Sunday A'Fair features free outdoor concerts by Arizona's top musicians. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket for the grass and relax and enjoy the music. Browse the fine arts and crafts, or shop outside the box at the Store @ Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts. There are fun hands-on art activities for children and families, and admission is free to Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA). Delicious food and beverages are available for purchase, and picnic baskets are also welcome..
Additional information about Sunday A'Fair is available online at www.scottsdaleperformingarts.org or from the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts box office at (480) 994-ARTS (2787).