Spotlight on: Phoenix!
This week’s spotlight post is dedicated to our friends in the greater Phoenix area. Whether you live directly in the Phoenix area, or you’re thinking of making the trip from somewhere like Yuma, we’ve got you covered. There are a few great events happening in the coming weeks that we definitely think are worth the trip! Let’s dive in!
1st Annual Phoenix Children's Festival
Sat, Sep 24 at 10am - 6pm
Heritage Square in Phoenix, AZ
The 1st Annual Phoenix Children's Festival is destined to be one or the top festivals in the nation. The one-day event features over 100 sponsors and vendors, organizations and companies delivering a full-day of fun, adventure, experiences and memories. The mission is to provide a family friendly event filled with fun and entertainment, and provide parents with vital information regarding the health, welfare and education of their children. Along with education and entertainment, the Festival will raise money for the Back to School Clothing Drive and other children's charities.
More information and details atwww.phoenixchildrensfestival.com
Paint Your Pet
Sun, Aug 28 at 1pm - 4pm
10636 N 71st Way, Ste 12, Scottsdale, AZ
Paint your pet class is for everyone! Enjoy a fun, engaging event while immortalizing your beloved pet. Carrie Currian and her staff make this class easy for you to be successful!
Simply navigate to the event on the 28th, select “Register Now” and continue through the registration process. Once registered, email your pet's photo to firstname.lastname@example.org so that your canvas can be prepped with the image.
Cost: $55 with a portion to benefit Forever Loved.
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure
Sat, Aug 27 at 10am - 8pm
222 E. Monroe Street, Phoenix, AZ
Turn Phoenix into a giant games board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour.
Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlook gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Start when you want and play at your pace.
Price is per team, not per person. Find details and redeem your ticket as a prepaid code here.
Camp and Climb Labor Day Weekend
Sat, Sep 3 at 7am - 5pm
It is on southwest corner by Frys in Phoenix, AZ
Paradise Forks is Southwest of Flagstaff. It's a canyon that contains many lines for crack climbing. There is a little bit of face climbing on some routes but get your crack skills polished and be ready to camp at least 1 night. The drive from the valley is about 3 hours.
View more specifics here.
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