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Things To Do: 16 events and festivals not to miss this week around Phoenix, Jan. 28-Feb. 3, 2019

Aladdin ASU Gammage
Posted at 3:52 PM, Jan 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-01 12:11:49-05

PHOENIX — Looking for something to do this week?

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

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Waste Management Phoenix Open (Jan. 28 - Feb. 3)
Where: TPC Scottsdale,
Time: Gates open at 7 a.m. all week
Admission: Free on Monday & Tuesday; $45 on Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday; $60 on Friday & Saturday
Phoenix Open guide: What to know about admission, free parking, discounts and promotions, concerts, and where to eat and drink

WWE Monday Night Raw (Jan. 28)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Admission: $20+

WWE Smackdown Live (Jan. 29)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 5:45 p.m.
Admission: $20+

Coors Light Birds Nest concert series (Jan. 30 - Feb. 2)
Where. Outside TPC Scottsdale gates under Birds Nest tent
Time: Gates open at 3:30 p.m.
Admission: $65+, some shows sold out, VIP tickets available to some shows

Jan. 30: Old Dominion, Midland, Brandon Lay
Jan. 31: Jake Owen, Lee Brice, Michael Ray (sold out)
Feb. 1: The Chainsmokers, Snoop Dogg, Kelley James (sold out)
Feb. 2: Martin Garrix, DJ Vice, Justin Mylo

Disney's Aladdin (Jan. 31 - Feb. 17)
Where: ASU Gammage
Time: Show times vary by night, some matinee available
Admission: Varies by performance depending on demand

Kelly Clarkson: Meaning of Live tour (Feb. 1)
Where: Gila River Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $25+

First Fridays Art Walk (Feb. 1)
Where: Roosevelt Street in downtown Phoenix
Time: 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission. Free

ART Of Chocolate A'Fair (Feb. 1-3)
Where: Gilbert Town Hall, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, Gilbert, AZ 85296
Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: Free

The Great Canadian Picnic (Feb. 2)
Where: South Mountain Park, 10919 South Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85042
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Admission: Free

Lewis Black (Feb. 2)
Where: Comerica Theatre
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission: $39.50+

Scottsdale Western Week (Feb. 2 - 10)
Where: Various activities and events throughout Scottsdale.
Feb. 2: Charlie LeSueur, Arizona's Western film historian, will reveal his list of the top 10 movie Westerns of all time. Event is included with admission to Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West.
View schedule.

Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival (Feb. 2 - 3)
Where: Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheatre, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd. Scottsdale AZ 85251
Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission: $25+ (includes fees); $10 for military members and students

Phoenix Suns vs. Atlanta Hawks (Feb. 2)
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission: $13+


Lights of the World (through Feb. 3)
Where: Arizona State Fairgrounds, 19th Avenue and McDowell Road
Time: Tuesday - Sunday, 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission: $24.99. Parking is $10 cash.
*** Carnival rides and shows included with admission.

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)