Phoenix Things To Do: 20 events to check out this weekend around the Valley (Nov. 30 - Dec. 4)

From food festivals to theatre to concerts and comedians, there is a lot that happens in the Valley each week. Scroll down to check out this week's top events. Did I miss one? Send me an email   and let me know!

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Experience Scandinavia at the MIM (Dec. 3-4)
Where: Musical Instrument Museum
Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: included with paid admission - $10-$20

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Phoenix Zoolights
(Nightly through Jan. 8)
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Admission: $10.95-$19.95

Lights of the World (through Jan. 29, 2017)
Where: Rawhide Western Town in Chandler
Time: Monday - Thursday, 5 p.m. - 10 p.m., Friday, 5 p.m. - 11 p.m., Weekends, 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Admission: $24.99 - adults (13+), $14.99 - child (3-13), $19.99 - seniors and military

Phoenix Suns vs Atlanta Hawks (Nov. 30)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: varies by seat, section, game

Live 101.5 Jingle Bash - Diplo, Martin Garrix, Daya (Nov. 30)
Where: Comerica Theatre
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $37-$57

Free movie screening: Phoenix PJs in the Park (Dec. 2)
Where: Civic Space Park, 424 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004
Time: Polar Express at 5:30 p.m., National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation at 7:30 p.m.
Admission: Free (bring 3 canned goods to benefit St. Mary's Food Bank)

Peoria Old Town Holiday Festival (Dec. 2)
Where: Old Town Peoria
Time: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission: Free

Tapestry: A tribute to Carole King (Dec. 2)
Where: Higley Center for the Performing Arts
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $28 - $44/80

Christmas Idea House Tour + Shop (Dec. 2-3)
Where: Gilbert, Arizona
Time: Dec. 2, 4 p.m. - 8 p.m., Dec. 3, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission: $12 online, at the door. Bring a canned food item for $2 discount
** Park at LDS Church, 7361 S. 164th Street, Gilbert AZ. Shuttle will take you to the house.

Tempe Festival of the Arts (Dec. 2-4)
Where: Mill Avenue in downtown Tempe
Time: 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Admission: Free

APS Electric Light Parade (Dec. 3)
Where: Central and Montebello in Phoenix
Time: Parade starts at 7 p.m. Get there early to claim your spot.
**Can't make it? Watch ABC15 at 4 p.m. on Dec. 4 to see a parade recap.

Chandler's Tumbleweed Tree Lighting (Dec. 3)
Where: Downtown Chandler
Time 4:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., parade starts at 7 p.m.
Admission: Free

Comedian Jim Gaffigan (Dec. 3)
Where: Comerica Theatre
Time: 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Admission: $39.50+

7th annual Holiday Pet Festival (Dec. 3)
Where: WestWorld of Scottsdale
Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free

Maricopa's Merry Copa Holiday Festival (Dec. 3)
Where: Copper Sky Regional Park
Time: 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Admission: Free. Parking: $5. Unlimited games, $5 (cash only).

CycloMesa WinterFest (Dec. 3)
Where: Alta Mesa Drive
Time: 2:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free
**There will be 10-tons of snow to play in, helmet safety lessons, a mechanical snowboard, food trucks and games.

Queen Creek Holiday Festival & Parade (Dec. 3)
Where: Queen Creek Library, 21802 E. Ellsworth Road, Queen Creek AZ 85142
Time: 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. Parade at 3:30 p.m. Tree lighting at 6:15 p.m.

Taste of Arizona Festival (Dec. 3)
Where: Mesa Riverview Park
Time: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Admission: $6 - general admission, $45 - VIP

Arizona Asian American Festival (Dec. 3-4)
Where: Scottsdale Civic Center Mall
Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free

Cityscape ice rink (through Jan. 8, 2017)
Where: Downtown Phoenix
Time: various sessions throughout the week, weekend
Admission: $10 - $25

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