Grab your crew and head outside as cooler weather makes it's way to Phoenix this weekend. We've rounded up the best ways to stay entertained in between celebrating Dad: 


Science With a Twist

June 15

Get your beach fix this Friday without even leaving Phoenix. Throw on your tank tops and shorts and head to the Arizona Science Center for a beach-themed Science With a Twist. Sip on tropical cocktails, enter a limbo contest, witness a shark dissection, or experiment with kinetic sand before taking a break to explore all four levels of the museum. Grab your tickets online here.

Arizona Science Center, 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix
(602) 716-2066


Spark! After Dark

June 16

Mesa Arts Center Spark! After Dark

Round up your crew and head to the Mesa Arts Center this weekend for the last Spark! After Dark of the season. As the sun goes down, the streets fill up with live DJ's, dance performances, graffiti art, and mouthwatering street eats. 

Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa
(480) 644-6500


Arizona Indoor Custom Car Show

June 16

Head to the Phoenix Convention Center this Saturday for the fourth annual Arizona Indoor Custom Car Show. More than 500 specialty vehicles are up for display, featuring dazzling paint jobs, impeccable interiors, and custom body modifications. Roam the floor while listening to live mariachi music and, watching dance performances, and participating in airbrush demonstrations. 

Phoenix Convention Center,100 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix

Celebrate Father's Day

June 17

MIM Family Drumming WorkshopFamily Drumming Workshop at Musical Instrument Museum (MIM)

Still searching for a way to celebrate dad this weekend? Whether you treat him to a round of golf, brunch, or a trip to the museum, there's plenty of ways to show dad how much you care the weekend. Check out the full list of activities and dining specials on our Father's Day Blog.


Games and Performances this Weekend


Big Fish at Hale Centre Theatre, Friday-Sunday

Mary Poppins at Arizona Broadway Theatre, Friday-Sunday

Live Music in the Garden at Desert Botanical Garden, Friday

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. New York Mets at Chase Field, Friday-Sunday

Phoenix Rising FC vs.Tulsa Roughnecks F.C, at Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex, Saturday


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