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Arizona Parenting Magazine: Fun, family friendly weekend activities

Posted at 7:39 AM, Apr 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-06 13:12:31-04

Saturday, April 7
Avondale KidFest: Join in for some family fun, free books and great local entertainment! The focus of this event is on literacy, education, healthy lifestyles, water safety, interactive activities and entertainment. All are invited to participate in this fun, outdoor, family friendly event filled with activities and entertainment geared toward the young child. Some activities include: splash pad, bike week promotions, face painting, fire trucks and city vehicles, story time, Belle from Beauty and the Beast, Red Riding Hood and more. Free. 10am-1pm. Friendship Park, 12325 W. McDowell Rd., Avondale.

Saturday, April 7
The Inflatable Run & Festival: The Inflatable Run is a fun family event featuring a 5k inflatable obstacle course plus fun games, shows, and attractions in the festival area. There are Free activities for kids and interactive attractions available the entire day -including zorb ball races, bounce houses, carnival games, go-cart racing, water balloon battles, live music, delicious food, face painting, magic shows, and so many more surprises. It is a day of family fun where kids 12 and under are free! Use code LISTING for $5 off your order! 8am-4pm. Rawhide Event Center,    5244 South 48th St., Chandler.

Saturday, April 7
Girl Scout MIMkids Junior Museum Guides: Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Participants will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Girls will train to lead tours while exploring MIM's unique galleries and exhibits. Participants who complete all four classes will have the opportunity to lead group tours for Girl Scout Badge Day on Saturday, April 14 during Musical Icons: Tito Puente and Celia Cruz. 3:30-5pm. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix. 

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