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Weekend fun from our friends at Arizona Parenting Magazine

Posted at 7:54 AM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-12 13:42:02-04

Saturday, April 13
Party for the Planet: Enjoy a day of earth friendly activities, experiences and entertainment. Think Before You "Eek": ASU Life of Science- They will have a booth talking about bugs and how they are careful critters. Talk to real life scientists about the conservation of nature. Animal Discoveries with Bugs (get up close with bugs and our keepers). 9am-4pm. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix. 602-286-3800.

Saturday, April 13
Sandcastles on 7th: We're bringing the beach to downtown Phoenix! Food trucks, music, interactive games, sand-sculpting competition, and more! PLUS…the "Sand Guys" from Travel Channel's "Sand Masters" will be creating a one-of-a-kind signature sand sculpture! After having fun outside, come inside and play in the Museum! Sand-Sculpting Competition: Join the fun as some of the best and brightest of our valley's business community compete in a SANDsational sand-sculpting competition from 9am-1pm. Interested in entering the competition? 9am-4pm. Children's Museum of Phoenix, 215 N. 7th St., Phoenix. 602-253-0501.

Saturday, April 13
Celebrate Mesa: Celebrate Mesa and all it has to offer at this FREE family festival! Games, music, Earth Day displays and activities, bounce houses, carnival rides, food trucks and more! Some of the fun family activities include: Living Green Village, Tot Spot Toddler Area, Petting Zoo, Restored Historic Pioneer Park Locomotive, Earth Day Activities, FREE Bounce Houses and Kids Games, Superhero and Princess Sightings, Entertainment, Contests and Give-aways, Food Trucks and more. Carnival Rides ($5 wristband for unlimited rides. Age and height restrictions may apply). 10am-2pm. Pioneer Park, 526 E Main St, Mesa.