May 27-June 4
Mermaid Magic: Celebrate Mermaid Magic with activities revolving around one of the world's most awe-inspiring mythical creatures-mermaids! Guests can watch real live mermaids swim with the animals in the Deep Ocean exhibit and even meet and talk with these majestic beauties. Included with admission. May 27-June4. OdySea Aquarium, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale. 480-291-8000. odyseaaquarium.com.
Cave Creek Balloon Festival: The sky light up with amazing colors when hot air balloons are inflated for the Cave Creek Balloon Festival. Visit Cave Creek for an evening of family fun and entertainment. 5:30-10pm. Rancho Manana, 5736 E. Rancho Manan, Cave Creek.
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park Free Concerts: Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a variety of music. Train and carousel rides are available during all concerts for a small charge. Sunday nights in May. 7:30-9:00pm. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, 7301 E. Indian Bend Rd., Scottsdale, AZ. 480-312-2312. therailroadpark.com
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