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Phoenix Things To Do: 11 events you do not want to miss this week (July 2-8)

Posted: 11:56 AM, Jul 02, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-02 17:56:28Z

Looking for something to do this week? 

Here are the top events, festivals, concerts and shows happening around Phoenix. 

Looking for fireworks? We found 22 fireworks displays happening around the Valley .

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. St. Louis Cardinals (July 2-4)
Where: Chase Field
July 2: 6:40 p.m.
July 3: 6:40 p.m.
July 4: 7:10 p.m. (fireworks after)
Admission: $18+

Civana Carefree's drone-based Independence Day show (July 4)
Where: Civana Carefree Resort, 
Time: 8:30 p.m. & 9:15 p.m.
Admission: Free
***Those who eat dinner at the resort will have "courtside" seats
*** Each show is 15 minutes long and will be visible 2,000 feet away


Fabulous Phoenix 4th (July 4)
Where: Steele Indian School Park
Time: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)
Admission: Free

July Fourth Tempe Town Lake Festival (July 4)
Where: Tempe Beach Park
Time: Gates open at 5 p.m.
Admission: $7-$10 ($7 at Fry's, certain Tempe outlets)

Chandler's July 4 Fireworks Spectacular (July 4)
Where: Tumbleweed Park
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (Fireworks at 9 p.m.)
Admission: Free. Parking is $5 cash only

Arizona Celebration of Freedom (July 4)
Where: 263 N. Center Street, Mesa AZ 85201
Time: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. (Firework at 9:30 p.m.)
Admission: Free

Peoria's All-American Festival (July 4)
Where: Peoria Sports Complex
Time: Gates open at 5 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.
Admission: $7-$10

Comedian Erik Griffin (July 5-7)
Where: Stand Up Live Comedy Club
Time: varies by night
Admission: $22

Phoenix Mercury vs. Connecticut Sun (July 5)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $11+

Arizona Diamondback vs. San Diego Padres (July 5-8)
Where: Chase Field
July 5: 6:40 p.m.
July 6: 6:40 p.m.
July 7: 7:10 p.m.
July 8: 1:10 p.m.
Admission: $13+

A Mirror Maze: Nature in Numbers (through Sept. 4) **New exhibition
Where: Arizona Science Center
Time: Daily, 10 a.m. - 5 pm.
Admission: Normal museum admission, plus $7-$9

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