March is the magical month, here in Scottsdale. It’s our reward for why we live here during the summer months. The weather perfection (nice & warm in the day but cool at night) making it the perfect month to party! It’s also that special time we call Spring Break! March is jam packed with fun, family friendly events and festivals in Scottsdale and the surrounding areas.
What are your favorite family friendly events happening this month? Are there any that I haven’t covered? Please comment below and let us know how you’ll be enjoying the beautiful month of March here in Scottsdale.
Have you joined one of our community groups yet?
We have two Facebook groups for Scottsdale moms to connect, support and encourage each other. Join a group based on what part of Scottsdale you’re in, North or South. Visit the links below and request to join today! Please feel free to share any events you are aware of that other local mamas should know about, too.
Every year in March, the Cactus League invites you to experience spring training, a beloved Arizona treasure. In Scottsdale, we are proud to have not one, but two world class spring training stadiums. In Old Town, there’s the Scottsdale Stadium (home to the San Francisco Giants) and the Salt River Fields (home to our own AZ Diamondbacks & the CO Rockies). Several other stadiums are easily accessible around the Valley and within close proximity to Scottsdale, including Sloan Park, home…Find out more »
March 5, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. A fun and unique date night idea or even a Moms Night Out. Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side – Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo! Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while enjoying craft brews, wine and food. Plus, animal encounters, yard games, live music, entertainment and more! $10 per ticket. A variety of menu items will be available for purchase at select…Find out more »
Wear your favorite #hannajams and join us for story time and activity to celebrate. Stop by your Hanna store on March 2 from 11am - noon or 3 - 4pm. Find your Hanna store: http://www.hannaandersson.com/stores Get cozy in our Dr. Seuss pajamas: http://www.hannaandersson.com/pajamas-dr-seuss/Find out more »
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Wear your favorite #hannajams and join us for a storytime to celebrate. Stop by your Hanna store on March 2 from 11 am - 12 pm or 3 pm - 4 pm. Find your Hanna store: http://www.hannaandersson.com/storesFind out more »
Fridays from March 2 - March 23 for Spring Movies at The Quarter! First up: Finding Nemo. Free to attend; bring your blankets and chairs and we'll see you on the fountain!Find out more »
Don’t miss the 5th Annual Ultimate Play Date! It’s FREE and packed full of activities and entertainment geared for kids ages 0-8. The fun starts at 9 am on Saturday, March 3rd outside the Civic Center Library.Find out more »
Bubble Mania Sat, 3/3 | 3PM-6PM FREE PARKING $3 per person, tickets available on-site at Butterfly Wonderland & OdySea Aquarium ticket windows or online: https://goo.gl/Aivmjv Children age 1 and younger are free. Back by popular demand, Bubble Mania returns to OdySea in the Desert in 2018! Experience this a one-of-a-kind, multi-layered, highly interactive family event based around a bubble theme. Millions of bubbles will fill the air while guests enjoy live bubble entertainment and a variety of hands-on stations where…Find out more »
Hurry, Before They Go Extinct! Now – April 30 They move. They make sounds. About the only thing they won’t do is bite you. Dinosaurs In the Desert at the Phoenix Zoo. Featuring some of the most lifelike animatronic dinosaurs you’ve ever seen, a fossil dig for kids, photo-ops and much more. This exhibit is a self-guided experience along the Zoo’s Desert Lives Trail. Members $4, general public $5.Find out more »
Calling all Buckaroos!!! Join Tanger Outlets Westgate for our very own Rodeo Days! Come ride a pony, meet a professional bull rider from the PBR, pet a goat, or do a Wild West craft - you are guaranteed a bellyaching good time! The excitement begins at 10 AM and will go to 12 PM at the Tanger Outlets Westgate on Friday, March 23rd. Be sure to check-in at the registration table located at the entrance near Ann Taylor Factory Store…Find out more »
Dance like monkeys and wiggle like snakes while spending quality time in musical play with your children. Join us for singing, dancing, instrument jam time with developmentally appropriate activities to support your child on their path towards basic music competence. All in a relaxed, fun and non-performance oriented setting that includes mommies, daddies and/or caregivers, regardless of their musical abilities. Learning is more than just sitting and watching, it exploring and playing….and FUN!Find out more »