December 8 - 10
Phoenix Festival of the Arts: Phoenix Center for the Arts is proud to present the sixth annual event, featuring more than 150 art vendor booths. In addition to live music and dance performances, those wanting to learn more about the artistic mediums represented can participate in live artist demonstrations scheduled throughout the day. The Phoenix Festival of the Arts Family Zone, presented by the Teen Artist Guild, provides fun, free activities for families all day long. Food vendors are available throughout the event. Dogs are allowed! FREE. Friday 12-5pm, Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 10am-5pm. Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix.
Snow Much Fun Day: 40 tons of Snow! That's twice as much as last year! Visits with Santa! 10:30am - 11:30am & 12:30pm - 2:00pm. Snow activities are FREE with paid Museum admission of $12/person. 9am-2pm. Children's Museum of Phoenix, 215 N. 7th St., Phoenix. 602-253-0501. childrensmuseumofphoenix.org
The Art of Healthy Living Family Day: Special activities and entertainment included with museum admission. Admission is $9 for ages 1 and up; free for museum members. 9am-4pm. i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 W. Pepper Pl., Mesa. 480-644-4332. ideamuseum.org