Arizona Parenting Magazine has an exciting list of fun family activities

Posted at 6:56 AM, Mar 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-31 13:50:50-04

April 1
Archaeology for Kids: Children ages 7 to 12 can become a Junior Archaeologist and discover the science of archaeology by doing a simulated excavation of a Hohokam pit house. Learn how to identify artifacts in the field, and discover how archaeologists use these artifacts to learn more about past cultures. Advanced registration is required.  9:30am-12:30pm. $15. Pueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E. Washington St., Phoenix. 602-495-0901.

April 1 and 2
Arizona Renaissance Festival: Don't miss the Action & Adventure at the 29th Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival! The Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 13-stage theater, a 30-acre circus, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament and a feast - all rolled into one non-stop, day-long family adventure! This is the final weekend. Arizona Renaissance Festival, 12601 East U.S. Hwy. 60, Gold Canyon. 520-463-2600.

April 1 and 2
Arizona's Original Sandfest: Can you dig it? This community beach party promises kids-only sand play inside and out, giant sand sculptures, food trucks, music and more! PLUS, Sunday offers FREE admission and activities just for grandparents and grandchildren visiting together! Admission: Discounted Museum admission of $8 per person ALL DAY!  That's a $3 savings per person! Saturday and Sunday. Children's Museum of Phoenix, 215 N. 7th St., Phoenix. 602-253-0501.

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