FREE weekend fun from Arizona Parenting Magazine

Posted at 7:40 AM, Nov 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-17 12:36:12-05

November 18-26
Mermaid Magic: The popular Mermaid Magic experience will return to OdySea Aquarium this winter. Guests will enjoy special encounters with these mythical creatures during operating hours. Mermaid themed activities will include: SeaTREK's Stingray Bay mermaids will be speaking and interacting with guests while in the water or perched on the ledge. Mermaids swimming in the water with the animals showing off their tails, blowing kisses, and performing. Transformation of the Deep Ocean 3D Theater to Mermaid Cove with mermaid themed activities. Photo opportunities will be available. Nov 18-26.   OdySea Aquarium, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale. 480-291-8000. 

Saturday, November 18
10th Annual Woofstock: Get your dog out of the house and over to Woofstock! Woofstock celebrates 10 doggone good years with a one-of-a-kind high flying dog show performed by the nationally acclaimed Purina Pro Plan Performance Team. Additional tail waggin' activities include: pet adoptions, pet psychic readings, pet caricatures and more. 9am-1:30pm. Tumbleweed Park, 745 E. Germann Rd., Chandler. 

Saturday, November 18
spark! AFTER DARK: Mesa Arts Center hosts a free night out on the campus every 3rd Saturday of the month, where people of all ages are invited to explore live art, live music, tasty eats and other treats. Visit the website for monthly themes as they are announced, and take advantage of this free event each month. Free. 8-11pm. Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa.