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20 things to do this weekend in the Valley | June 24-26

Posted at 1:42 PM, Jun 23, 2022

PHOENIX, AZ — Concerts, comedy shows, sporting events, art exhibits and fun outdoor activities for the whole family - there’s plenty to do in the Valley this weekend!

Here’s our weekend round-up:

Superheroes Splash Down
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
COST: Cost: $21 + tax per person.
Location: 9200 N Bush Hwy Mesa, AZ 85215

One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure
LOCATION: Arizona Science Center [600 E. Washington St.]
COST: General admission for adults [$19.95] and children (3-17 years old) [$14.95]

Wagner Dance presents Planet Dance
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, at 2 p.m.
LOCATION: Chandler Center for the Arts
COST: Tickets start at $22 per person.

Halsey - Love and Power Tour
WHEN: Sunday, June 26, at 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Ak-Chin Pavilion [2121 N 83rd Ave]
COST: Tickets as low as $22.

Breathe Carolina
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
LOCATION: Gila River Resorts & Casinos - Wild Horse Pass
COST: $40
WHAT TO KNOW: This is a 21+ event hosted at the Oasis Pool Party.

LOCATION: The Showroom at Casino Arizona [524 North 92nd Street]
SHOW TIMES: June 24 at 7:30 p.m. [June 25 showing is sold out]

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Detroit Tigers

  • Friday, June 24, at 6:40 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 25, at 7:10 p.m. [the first 15,000 fans in attendance will receive a D-backs Pride Tee.]
  • Sunday, June 26, at 1:10 p.m.
  • Location: Chase Field [401 E. Jefferson]

Arizona Rattlers vs. Tucson Sugar Skulls
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, at 6:05 p.m.
LOCATION: Footprint Center [201 East Jefferson Street]
COST: Tickets start at $11.

Mesa Feastival Summer Picnic
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
LOCATION: Pioneer Park [ 526 E Main St.]
WHAT TO EXPECT: The event consists of 10-15 local food Trucks & live Music.

Sake tasting class
WHEN: Saturday, June 25, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
LOCATION: Sake Haus [214 East Roosevelt Street]
COST: “Tickets are $50 plus gratuity with a $10 deposit on Eventbrite to save your seat in class.”

Dog days at The Garden
WHEN: Sunday, June 26, from 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden [1201 N. Galvin Parkway]
COST: Included with Admission; dogs are admitted for free with owners.

TBAG's 13th Annual Summer Solstice Ride
The Tempe Bicycle Action Group is hosting its Summer Solstice Ride for 2022 this weekend.
WHEN & WHERE: According to the T. B. A.G., they’ll meet at 11 a.m. at Jaycee Park [805 W 5th St.] and the rollout is at 11:30 a.m.

Old Town Scottsdale Farmers Market

  • When: Saturdays [through 6/25/22] from 7 a.m. -10 a.m.
  • Family-friendly and “well-mannered pets are welcome,” according to the market’s organizers.
  • Location: 3806 N. Brown Ave.

Mirage Summer Music Series 2022
WHAT TO EXPECT: The music summer series kicks off this weekend and runs through August 27. The ten-show line-up offers jazz, folk, soul, world, eclectic, classical and more.
COST: Tickets are $11 each or you can subscribe to the entire series for $100.
WHEN: Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Piper Repertory Theater [1 W Main St.]

Free summer Saturdays at the Heard Museum
ACTIVITY: Children and adults have access to all the museum galleries, an opportunity to meet “HOPI R2”, and join in on artist talks with Duane Koyawena and engineer Joe Mastroianni.
WHEN: June 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
LOCATION: Heard Museum [2301 N. Central Avenue].

Desert Rider, A special-engagement exhibition
WHEN: The exhibit is available until 9/18/2022
WHERE: Steele Gallery at the Phoenix Art Museum [1625 North Central Avenue]

Summer of a Billion Bubbles
WHEN: Saturdays & Sundays in June & July from 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
WHERE: The fountain park at the Westgate Entertainment District [6770 N. Sunrise Blvd.]
COST: Free

WHAT TO EXPECT: The exhibition is described as an "innovative and collaborative art exhibition that lives at the intersection of art, technology and immersive spaces."
LOCATION: 313 W Apache St. in Phoenix
HOURS: Thursday & Friday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays 1 p.m.-10 p.m.
COST: Ticket prices start at $29.

The SpongeBob Musical
LOCATION: Arizona Broadway Theatre [7701 W Paradise Ln]
WHEN: Musical runs now through July 17.