Ready for the weekend? Here are just some of the cool events happening around Phoenix, including movie night in the park after dark, a beerfest, Brazilian party and street festival at the zoo.

 

City Lights Movie Nights

June 9

Cool off by joining Elsa and Anna in the snowy kingdom of Arendelle at City Lights Movie Night this Friday. Head out to Patriots Park at CityScape for a free screening of Frozen under the city lights. This free, family friendly event will include giveaways, contests, and prizes.  To top it off, be one of the first 50 guests and receive free frozen yogurt from Yogurt Time. 

CityScape, 1 E Washington St, Phoenix

City Lights Movie Nights
City Lights Movie Nights

 

Corn Roast

June 9

Kick off the grilling season at Queen Creek Olive Mill as they cook up local, non-GMO sweet corn. Visit The Pit, their outdoor bar and grill, to get your hands on burgers, sandwiches, and four different types of sweet corn: classic, herb and parmesan, roasted garlic and black pepper, and chile lime. Fill your plate, listen to live music, and sip on craft beer at this fun and free event for all ages.

Queen Creek Olive Mill, 25062 S. Meridian Road, Queen Creek
(480) 888-9290

Queen Creek Olive Mill
Queen Creek Olive Mill

 

Bloomin' Beerfest

June 10

Party like it’s 1904 this Saturday evening at the 11th annual Bloomin’ Beerfest. Throw on your best Irish attire and come out to the Irish Cultural Center to commemorate Ulysses, the famous novel by James Joyce. Ticket prices include beer tastings, live Irish music, book readings, and food vendors.

The Irish Cultural Center, 1106 N Central Ave, Phoenix
(602) 258-0109

Bloomin' Beerfest
The Irish Cultural Center

 

Prowl & Play

June 10

Watch the night come alive this Saturday at Prowl and Play, the kid’s street festival at the Phoenix Zoo. Bring the whole family to enjoy entertainment including acrobatic performances, roaming magicians, musical performances, and face painting. Visit the Lakeside Lawn to cool off on waterslides, a splash zone, and more.

Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix
(602) 286-3800

2016 Prowl and Play
Prowl & Play at Phoenix Zoo

 

Experience Brazil

June 10-11

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Brazilian culture this weekend at the Musical Instrument Museum. Attend samba workshops, watch musical performances, and grab a bite to eat at the café with dishes from Brazil.

Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd, Phoenix
(480) 478-6000

Experience Brazil
Experience Brazil at Musical Instrument Museum

 

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