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.
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.
455 N. Galvin Parkway Papago Park Phoenix, AZ
November 22, 2017 to January 14, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Gila River Arena
9400 W. Maryland Ave. Glendale, AZ
November 22, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Talking Stick Resort Arena
201 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ
November 22, 2017
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.
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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