FUN! 15 things to do this week around Phoenix

Posted at 5:06 PM, Sep 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-27 20:06:45-04

What is happening around Phoenix this week?

Val Halen and country group Rascal Flatts bring their tours to the Valley.

Fashion designers will converge on Scottsdale’s Talking Stick Resort later this week for Phoenix Fashion Week and its subsequent fashion show.

For families, “The Wild Kratts Live” comes to Comerica Theater on Tuesday and the East Valley Children’s Theatre’s production of “The Princess and the Pea” opens on Thursday.

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Monday, September 28:

Van Halen with Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band
Where: Ak-Chin Pavilion
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $29 - $149


Tuesday, September 29:

The Wild Kratts Live!
Where: Comerica Theater
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Admission: $32.75 - $102.75

Free Fitness in the District - Westgate
Theme: Crazy hair and socks
Where: Westgate Entertainment District in Glendale
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Admission: Free

Free Fitness in the District – Tempe Marketplace
Where: Tempe Marketplace District Stage
Time: 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Admission: Free

Arizona Diamondbacks vs Colorado Rockies
Where: Chase Field
Time: 6:40 p.m.
Admission: Tickets start at $10


Thursday, October 1:

Phoenix Fashion Week
Where: Talking Strick Resort
Time: Check-in: 6 p.m., show 7:45 p.m.
Admission: $45 - $195
Note: Fashion week event continues through Oct. 3. Ticket required each night. Various packages available. View website for official schedule and to purchase tickets.

The National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China
Where: Mesa Arts Center
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $25 - $35

The Princess and the Pea
Presented by the East Valley Children’s Theatre
Where: Mesa Arts Center
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $11 - $15

Cave Creek Museum reopens for season
Where: 6140 Skyline Drive, Cave Creek
Time: 1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Wed., Thurs., Sat., Sun 1 -4:30 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
Admission: $5 – adults, $3 – seniors, $2 – students, Free – children 12 and under


Friday, October 2:

Rascal Flatts Riot Tour 2015 with RaeLynn, Scotty McCreery
Where: Ak-Chin Pavilion
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $31.25 - $61

First Fridays
Where: Roosevelt Row in Downtown Phoenix
Time: 6 – 10 p.m.

Tribute to the Brave – Phoenix Symphony
Where: Phoenix Symphony Hall
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $18 - $83

Lil Boosie Badazz
Where: Celebrity Theater
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Admission: $15 - $35

Zhen Shan Ren International Art exhibit
“Art That Touches the Soul”
Where: ASU Memorial Union, 301 E. Orange Mall, Tempe
Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

A Night With The Stars
Where: Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53. N. Macdonald, Mesa
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Admission: $9 – adult non-members, $5 – kid non-members; members are free