Family fun for from our friends at Arizona Parenting Magazine

Posted at 8:21 AM, Jan 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-05 12:44:22-05

January 5th - 7th
Skate Westgate - Last Weekend: Make magical memories with your loved ones as you glide through an unforgettable winter wonderland. All skill levels are welcome, whether you're performing pirouettes or strapping on skates for the first time. Pricing will vary. Westgate Entertainment District, 6751 N. Sunset Blvd., Glendale.

Saturday, January 6th
Night of the Three Kings: This Latino holiday commemorates the day when the three wise men followed the star to Bethlehem and arrived bearing their treasured gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh for the Baby Jesus. Enjoy a night of live mariachi music, specialty Mexican food, games, activities and a chance to meet the Three Kings! The Three Kings arrive at 6pm on camels. Activities included with ZooLights admission. Food not included. 5:30-8:30pm. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix. 602-286-3800.

Saturday, January 6th
Balloon Festival: There is no other day of the year that packs so many people into downtown Glendale than the Glendale Glitter & Glow festival. With glowing hot air balloons, 1.6 million LED lights, bands cranking out great music, food, rides and more - it's easy to see why more than 80,000 people flock to this award-winning event! Admission is free and free shuttles are available from Glendale Community College, at 59th and Olive Ave. 4-10pm. Downtown Glendale. visit