by Builder Trade In Program Nov 21, 2017

Welcome to your Thanksgiving Weekend!

CitySkate Grand Opening & Tree Lighting Ceremony

Let the holiday festivities begin! CitySkate will officially open for the season with a spectacular, family-friendly event featuring performances by Phoenix’s top performing arts organizations including the Phoenix Symphony, Arizona Opera, Herberger Theatre, Ahwatukee Foothills Nutcracker and the All Puppet Players Theatre.

CityScape Phoenix

1 E Washington St Phoenix, AZ

November 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM



ZooLights is a magical event that will illuminate your holiday season. The nightly evening viewings feature millions of lights, hundreds of sparkling displays throughout the zoo and more activities and performances. This year, enjoy the Dinosaurs in the Desert exhibit with life-size dinos around the park, plus a nightly snowfall and festive food and drinks.

Phoenix Zoo

455 N. Galvin Parkway Papago Park Phoenix, AZ

November 22, 2017 to January 14, 2018

Time: 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM


Arizona Coyotes vs. San Jose Sharks

Gila River Arena

9400 W. Maryland Ave. Glendale, AZ

November 22, 2017

Time: 7:00 PM


Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks

Talking Stick Resort Arena

201 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ

November 22, 2017



Phoenix Turkey Trot

What better way to prepare for this year’s Thanksgiving Day spread than with a little beast mode before feast mode? Since 1989, this event has brought family and friends together to start the day in a healthy way. The Turkey Day 5K/10K course is fit for runners of all ages and experience levels.

Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza

205 S. 17th Ave. Phoenix, AZ

November 23, 2017

Time: 6 a.m. registration; race times vary. See website.


2017 Winter Wonderfest

Experience all that the holidays have to offer at Winter Wonderfest. There will be an Ice Princess Castle, Santa's Toy Workshop, Gingerbread Land, Santa's house, S'mores land, a zip line, obstacle courses, Zorb Balls, a six story high ferris wheel, a carousel, a Christmas tree farm, and around the entire event, Santa's train will be running. Occurring every weekend between Black Friday and Christmas Eve.

Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park

20000 S Maricopa Rd Chandler, AZ

November 24, 2017 to December 22, 2017

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday

Time: 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM


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