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Phoenix Things To Do: 21 events and festivals to not miss this week around the Valley, Feb. 4-10

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Posted at 12:11 PM, Feb 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-05 14:11:33-05

PHOENIX — Looking for something to do this week?

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

Arizona Beer Week (Feb. 7-16)
Several breweries and restaurants around the state will have special beer tappings, tastings, pairings and collaborations. The schedule varies by restaurant and brewery. View schedule.

Arizona Coyotes vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (Feb. 7)
Where: Gila River Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $21+

Wickenburg Gold Rush Days (Feb. 7-10)
A weekend festival that celebrates the history of Wickenburg. Events include a parade, carnival, melodrama, classic car show, National Senior Pro Rodeo, and artisan fair.
Time: View website for details as event times vary; the carnival runs all weekend. The parade is Saturday, Feb. 9, at 10 a.m.
Admission: Parade is free. View website for other activities.

Phoenix Suns vs. Golden State Warriors(Feb. 8)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $64+

Chinese Culture and Cuisine Festival (Feb. 8-10)
Where: Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. Third Street, Phoenix AZ 85004
Time: Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free. Food, drink are extra.

Tiffany Haddish(Feb. 9)
Where: Comerica Theatre
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $38.50+

Arizona Strong Beer Festival (Feb. 9)
Where: Steele Indian School Park, 300 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix
Time: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (VIP allowed in earlier)
Admission: $60+ (general admission includes 40 tasting tickets); $20 for designated drivers

CulturePOP Block Party (Feb. 9)
Where: Estrella Mountain Community College, 3000 N. Dysart Road, Avondale
Time: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission: Free; some activities require a fee

D-Backs Fan Fest (Feb. 9)
Where: Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N. Pima Rd. Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Time: noon to 4 p.m.
Admission: Free; claim ticket

Arizona Coyotes vs. Dallas Stars (Feb. 9)
Where: Gila River Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $23+

Glendale Chocolate Affaire (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Downtown Glendale, 58th and Glendale avenues
Time: Saturday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Admission: Free; food and drink are additional.

Arizona Indian Festival (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Scottsdale Civic Center, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Heard Museum
Time: Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: $12-$18, includes museum admission

Buckeye Air Fair (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Buckeye Municipal Airport, 3000 S. Palo Verde Road, Buckeye
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Admission: Free

Corks & Cactus (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Desert Botanical Garden
Time: 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Admission: $40 for members, $45 for general public
Note: Feb. 9 event is sold out

Arizona Roots Music & Art Festival (Feb. 9-10)
Where: Rawhide Western Town
Time: Noon to 11 p.m.
Admission: $50+, plus fees.

Arizona Renaissance Festival(Feb. 9 - Mar. 31, Saturdays and Sundays)
Where: 12601 E. US Highway 60Gold Canyon AZ 85118
Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Admission: $15-$28; discounts available online and at Fry's Food Stores


Disney Aladdin(through Feb. 17)
Where: ASU Gammage
Time: Varies by evening; matinee performances available
Admission: Varies by seat and section

Bodies Revealed (through April 21)
Where: Odysea in the Desert, 9500 East Vía de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ 85256
Time: Sun. - Thurs., 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Fri. - Sat., 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Admission: $15-$20

Electric Desert(through May 12)
Where: Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, AZ 85008
Time: Sunday - Wednesday, 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Thursday - Saturday, 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Admission: $13-$30

Wondrous Worlds: Art and Islam Through Time and Place (through May 26, 2019)
Where: Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004
Time: Hours vary throughout the week. Museum is closed on Mondays.
Admission: $14+ (included with regular museum admission)