Thursday, May 16, 2019

More things to so 5/16/19

Local Events, Movies & Sports
West  Phoenix Area  May 17-19, 2019
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West Valley Events

Beauty and the Beast: The Broadway Musical
Fri. 05/17 - Sun. 05/19, times vary
Theatre Works, Peoria
Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman.
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Guys and Dolls
Fri. 05/17 - Sun. 05/19, times vary
Arizona Broadway Theatre, Peoria
Featuring the classic songs Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat and A Bushel and a Peck, the return of Guys and Dolls to the ABT stage is a long-awaited must see!
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Full Moon Hike
Sat. 05/18, 8:15-9:45pm
Skyline Regional Park, Buckeye
Hike Skyline under the light of an almost full moon! Learn about wildlife active at night. Meet at Ramada 3. Wear closed-toed shoes, bring water, and a flashlight. Pre-registration is required by visiting:
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Buckeye Food Truck Movie Night & MORE!
Sat. 05/18, 4-8pm
Sundance Park
Local Food Trucks, FREE Bigscreen Movie, Kids Dance Party, Face Painting, Awesome music by DJ Jonny & AZ Non-Stop Event Entertainment, Kids Activities, Glow Fun, PopUP Shops, Artisan Market Place.
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Pinnacle Peak Farmers Market
Sat. 05/18, 8am-1pm
Hurricane Harbor, Glendale
They have a wide variety of vendors with fresh fruits and veggies, local honey, hot tamales, fresh bread, organic eggs, hummus, fresh salsa, chips, hot sauce, handmade soaps and much more!
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Shari Rowe Concert
Sat. 05/18, 7pm
Westgate Entertainment District, Glendale
Combining classic country and bluegrass elements with a stellar lineup of Nashville players, Rowe is changing the pace of modern country music.
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Surprise Family Pool-ooza
Sat. 05/18, 2-5pm
Surprise Aquatic Center
Free Family Pool-ooza in partnership with the Surprise Police Department as well as the Surprise Fire Medical Department. Join us for open swim, CPR demos, swim assessments, interactive booths & more! 

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VFW Car Show
Sat. 05/18, 7am-1pm
1479 N Dysart Rd., Avondale
Come support the VFW Post 6310 to help raise money for building fund. There will be a raffle and VFW will be serving breakfast and lunch.
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Picture in the Park: Spider-Man
Into The Spider-Verse

Sat. 05/18, 6-9:30pm
Peoria Sports Complex
Join us for kid-friendly fun at the Peoria Cove's playground and splash pad before the movie and throughout the stadium and field. Purchase from food trucks and stadium concession stands.
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Concerts On The Lawn - Groove Merchants
Sat. 05/18, 6-8pm
Arrowhead Town Center, Glendale

concert series is back with more of the great bands you love every Saturday in the Amphitheater. Come out and enjoy music under the stars! Performing Groove Merchants.
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City of Goodyear – Kids to Parks Day Celebration
Sat. 05/18, 5-7pm
Goodyear Community Park
This great event will have an array of educational stations and activities which include: Water balloon toss, kite flying, relay races, refreshments and more!
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Hillcrest Dance & Social Club
Sat. 05/18, 6:15-9:30pm
R.H. Johnson Social Hall, Sun City West
Brush up on your dance skills by taking advantage of the dance lessons offered by our club.  Lessons are free with paid admission. Professional instruction by Paul and Judy Jack.
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Arizona Winds presents High Adventure
Sun. 05/19, 3-5pm
6330 W Greenway Rd, Glendale
Season final concert is a beautiful mix of music, with gorgeous soaring melodic lines, that captures the real essence and imagination of the adventurer in all of us.
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A Dog's Journey        PG
John Wick 3:
The Sun is Also a Star      PG-13
New DVD Release Rated    Critics Say
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Pro Sports

vs San Francisco 
05/17 @ 6:40pm
05/18 @ 7:10pm
05/19 @ 1:10pm

@ San Diego
05/19 @ 5:05pm
vs Las Vegas
05/18 @ 7:30pm

Monster Energy Open
 @ 3:00pm
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race
 @ 5:00pm
Charlotte Motor Speedway


PGA Championship
, times vary
Farmingdale, NY
Golf Network
College Sports


vs Penn State
 @ 3:30pm
05/18 @ 11:00am
vs Harvard
05/17 @ 8:30pm
vs Tucson Regional Championship
3pm/5:30& 8pm
05/19 @ 4pm/6:30pm

@ California
 @ 6:05pm
05/18 @ 1:05pm
05/19 @ 12:05pm
NCAA Regionals
vs Lipscom
 @ 1:00pm
vs Alabama State
05/18 @ TBD

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Family things to do

Celebrate International Museum Day, grab your cape and run the Superhero 5K or enjoy a free concert at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park this weekend. There are lots of family onstage performances, too, including “Beauty and the Beast,” “Newsies” and “School House Rock Live!”
Crayola Experience 
opening May 23 at 
Chandler Fashion Center 
Kids can try 19 hands-on activities at Crayola Experience, including naming and wrapping their own crayons, starring in their own coloring pages, bringing art to 4-D life, creating melted wax spin-art and more.
Blue Star Museums offers free summer admission to military families
Blue Star Families, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Department of Defense help military families enjoy free admission between Armed Forces Day (May 18) and Labor Day (Sept. 2) at participating museums.

Summer travel: What's new at Disneyland and Universal Studios 
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens May 31 at Disneyland, and Universal Studios Hollywood is set to debut Jurassic World: The Ride and unveil the ominous Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle show.
Raising Outdoor Kids: 
5 eco-friendly family habits 
Building environmental responsibility into each day is not impossible or even painful. It’s just a matter of creating new habits. Here are a few ways your family can, too.

Summer camps: Special Needs
Special needs camps in Arizona offer support, empowerment and just plain fun for children — and sometimes for their families, too.
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