Weekend prep: Keep sunscreen, water and this guide handy to enjoy our top things to do in Phoenix this weekend.

Father’s Day

June 19

Looking for something to do with Dad this weekend? Head over to our Father’s Day blog for a roundup of dining specials (like a beer brunch at the Westin Kierland) and activities (the Musical Instrument Museum is hosting a fun family drumming workshop).

Broadway Hits: Rock of Ages and Newsies

Through June 19

Catch the final weekend of touring musical Newsies at ASU Gammage and classic rock love-story Rock of Ages at Arizona Broadway Theatre. If you want to keep cool outside of the kitchen and leave the cooking to the pros at Arizona Broadway Theatre, order dinner with your show off of the 80s rock themed-menu (we’re looking at you, “Power Balad” BLT Salad).

ASU Gammage: 1200 S. Forest Ave, Tempe 85281
(480) 965-3434

Arizona Broadway Theatre: 7701 W. Paradise Lane, Peoria 85382
(623) 776-8400

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Newsies at ASU Gammage

Take a Scenic Drive

Sometimes, you’ve just got to hit the road to feel the wind in your hair—we understand. Just be back for dinner: These three drives are within the city or just miles outside it.

Sunday Concert Series at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

June 19

This event has been a local seasonal tradition since 1976, although the train rides aren’t 35 cents anymore. As the sun sets, acts take the stage and a train makes its rounds at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park. Pack up your blanket and the fam for $2 train or carousel rides, plus food available for purchase in the park.

7301 East Indian Bend Road, Scottsdale 85250
(480) 312-2312

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Sunday Concert Series

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