Springtime in Scottsdale brings a lot of fun family friendly events for April! Scottsdale Moms Blog has all the fun outlined for you here in our monthly guide to family friendly fun!
What are your favorite 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.
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Going extinct this month! As you embark on this self-guided expedition into the land of the lost, we hope the dinosaurs awaken your curiosity to the limitless beauty of nature that surrounds us all. The gorgeous colors and patterns of animals native to Arizona served as our inspiration for the design of some of the creatures in this breathtaking exhibit. This will be an unforgettable self-guided expedition back in time you won’t want to miss. This event runs daily during…Find out more »
Sonata’s Restaurant hosts a gourmet Easter Brunch with a modern European flair on Sunday, April 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm., including a visit from the Easter Bunny who has special gifts for children! The buffet offerings include three meat-carving stations and waffle, seafood and egg stations, along with salads, appetizers, sweets and a variety of side dishes. Menu items include: • Prime Rib with roasted garlic jus • Slow Roasted Porchetta with cherry sauce • Organic Turkey with…Find out more »
Guests are invited to celebrate the Easter Holiday on Sunday, April 1st amongst butterflies at Butterfly Wonderland! They will an Easter Bunny onsite for photographs for purchase with Magic Memories and the first 200 children will receive a complimentary springtime butterfly gift.Find out more »
Dates: April 5-15, 2018 Location: Harkins Scottsdale 101 Address: 7000 E Mayo Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85054 The Phoenix Film Festival, named one of The 25 Coolest Film Festivals by MovieMaker Magazine, is back for its 18th year! The Festival annually screens over 150 films, holds amazing parties and provides filmmaking seminars. If you are a movie lover, this is an event that is not to be missed! The International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival happens in conjunction with the yearly…Find out more »
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! *Tickets also available for purchase at the gate. Admission includes entrance into the Phoenix Zoo and access to games and entertainment. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable.…Find out more »
How about Date Day? The Uncorked: AZ wine festival is coming to Salt River Fields in Scottsdale on Saturday April 7th form 3-7pm. This event features over 50 wineries from across the globe with more than 100 wines to taste. Also gourmet food trucks, live DJ, photo booth and more! VIP admission ($65) is at 3pm, and includes an extra hour of tasting as well as some exclusive pours from select wineries. General admission ($55) is at 4pm and the…Find out more »
This lively market features local growers and specialty food producers. Be ready to find a wide variety of organic and pesticide free produce. Enjoy a plethora of seasonal specialties such as cider and apples, flowers, free-range beef, free-range eggs and local cheeses. You can also choose from the selection of freshly baked artisan breads, Amish friendship breads, jams, picadillies, and tamales. Stop by for these and more of the great local foods you'll find at the Old Town Farmer's Market!…Find out more »
The Phoenix Film Festival has announced the family friendly, Kids’ Day to take place on Saturday, April 7 th from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Kids’ Day is presented by IFP/Phoenix and Bookmans and is a great way for kids of all ages to come out and experience the festival. Guests can select from a series of hands-on activity stations focusing on different aspects of film production and geared to various age and ability levels. Stations are age-appropriate and run the full gamut of…Find out more »
The Phoenix Film Festival has announced the family friendly, Kids’ Day to take place on Saturday, April 7th from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Kids’ Day is presented by IFP/Phoenix and Bookmans and is a great way for kids of all ages to come out and experience the festival. Guests can select from a series of hands-on activity stations focusing on different aspects of film production and geared to various age and ability levels. Stations are age-appropriate and run the full gamut…Find out more »
The 2018 Phoenix Pride Parade to bring out diverse LGBTQ and allied communities together for a weekend of camaraderie and celebration of our past, present and future. The Parade brings over 2,000 individual participants with decorated vehicles, colorful floats, and thousands of walkers. With over 15,000 spectators, the Parade features our Grand Marshals, local luminaries, music and fun along the 3rd Street route from Thomas to Indian School. The Parade concludes at Steele Indian School Park, the home of the…Find out more »