Family fun weekend events from our friends at Arizona Parenting Magazine

Posted at 7:57 AM, May 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-19 14:00:43-04

May 20 & 21
Experience Polynesia: Kick off the summer at MIM with our annual celebration of Pacific Island music and culture! Enjoy musical performances, dancing demonstrations, a Polynesian-inspired menu at Café Allegro, and even try your hand at a ukulele. Saturday and Sunday. 9am-5pm. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix. 480-478-6000.

May 20
Spring Butterfly Walk at Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Guests are invited to meet at 7:45am in the Butterfly Wonderland parking lot to carpool to Boyce Arboretum. The walk will begin at 9am with Adriane Grimaldi, the Director of Education at Butterfly Wonderland and a volunteer at Boyce Thompson. The walk is easy and flat.  It is suggested that guests bring a sack lunch, camera, hat, water, sunscreen and comfortable hiking shoes. 9am-10:30am. Call 480-800-3000, Ext. 210 for reservations. $12 admission to Boyce Thompson.

May 20 & 21
Peaches 'n' Play: Come by our farm to pick farm-fresh, ripe peaches. Sweet, juicy and pesticide FREE! $7 per person and ages 2 yrs and under free. Admission Includes: Air Pillow, Giant Jump Pad, Hay Maze, Tube Slides, Pedal Carts, Farm Animals, Mini Zip Line, and 1 Train Ride. Additional fee for concessions and peach picking. Farm activities ONLY open May 20, 21, 28 and 29. 9am-2pm.  Vertucchio Farms, 4011 S. Power Rd., Mesa.  480-882-1482.

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