Pick up a copy of Arizona Parenting Magazine for fun summer activities

Posted at 7:48 AM, Jun 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-02 14:26:42-04

June 2 - 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. OdySea Aquarium, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale. 480-291-8000.

June 3
World Atl Atl Day: The atlatl is a weapon predating the bow and arrow. Used worldwide for thousands of years, it proved an effective weapon. A stick with a hook on the end to hold the dart/spear, it increased the distance, speed, and force of the dart/spear. Visitors can try throwing darts using the atlatl and even join in the accuracy competition. Everyone is welcome, no experience needed.  9am-12pm. Pueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ. 602-495-0901.

June 3
Disney Pixar's Cars3 Road to the Races Tour: Come see five-time Piston-Cup Champion Lightning McQueen, tech-savvy trainer Cruz Ramirez and sleek next-gen racer Jackson Storm. Take a photo with the stars of Cars 3, see exclusive footage from the film, and take part in a variety of Cars 3 themed activities and fun. Behind AMC Theatres. 10am-6pm. Desert Ridge Marketplace, 21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix.

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