Phoenix Things To Do: 11 events to check out this week around Phoenix (Jan. 2-8)

Posted at 1:40 PM, Jan 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-02 15:40:38-05

Happy New Year!

Whether your New Year's resolution is to eat healthier, get more exercise or be positive more often, make sure it includes exploring our great city.

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Each week we gather the best events happening around town from concerts to food festivals to movie nights at the park. Scroll down to see what is happening around town this week.

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Phoenix Suns vs Miami Heat (Jan. 3)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: varies by seat, section

Night of the Three Kings (Jan. 6)
Where: Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix AZ 85008
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Admission: Included with Zoolights ($12.95 - $19.95)
**This is also the last weekend to see Phoenix Zoo Lights

Arizona Theatre Company's Fiddler on the Roof (Jan. 6 - 29)
Where: Herberger Theater
Time: Performances vary by night. View schedule.
Admission: $25 - $65

Glendale Glitter & Glow Block Party (Jan. 7)
Where: Downtown Glendale
Time: 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission: Free

The Grand Wine Festival (Jan. 7)
Where: Heritage Park
Time: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Admission: $15 - $20

Arizona Coyotes vs New York Islanders (Jan. 7)
Where: Gila River Arena
Time: 6 p.m.
Admission: $17.50+

MacFest: Mesa Arts & Crafts Festival (Jan. 7)
Where: Downtown Mesa
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Phoenix Suns vs Cleveland Cavaliers (Jan. 8)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Admission: varies by seat, section

Zoppe: An Italian Family Circus (Dec. 27 - Jan. 8)
Where: Chandler center for the Arts
Time: varies by night
Admission: $15 - $40

Lights of the World (through Jan. 29)
Where: Rawhide, 5700 W. North Loop Road, Chandler AZ 85226
Time: Varies throughout the week
Admission: $14.99 - $24.99 (parking is $10. Cash only).