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FREE weekend activities for the whole family from Arizona Parenting Magazine

Posted at 8:00 AM, Feb 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-21 12:24:26-05

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Saturday, February 22
"Bug-topia" Dress Up Party: Children are invited to get dressed as butterfly fairies, butterflies, or bugs and enjoy exclusive time at Butterfly Wonderland. The morning includes fun treats and refreshments and fun craft activities. A Butterfly Fairy will host the event and attendees can have photos taken with her. Ages 3-10. $12/adults and $10/children under 10. Space is limited, RSVP by Feb 21. 8:30-10am. Butterfly Wonderland, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale. 480-800-3000.

Saturday & Sunday, February 22 & 23
Ella Fitzgerald <>: "Dream a little dream" at this musical celebration of Ella Fitzgerald, the "First Lady of Song," and honor her extraordinary impact on jazz music. Included with paid museum admission; free for members. Sat & Sun,9am-5pm. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix.

Sunday, February 23
Sunday A'Fair: Grab your picnic basket and enjoy a free outdoor concert in Scottsdale Civic Center Park by top Arizona musicians. Plus, an arts-and-crafts market, kids activities and free docent-led tours of the sculptures in the park. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Noon to 4.p.m. Scottsdale Civic Center Park, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd., Scottsdale. 480-499-8587 or