Tag: Scottsdale Events

Annual Family Fun Holiday Fair & Marketplace

Join Family Fun Arizona for our Annual Family Fun Holiday Fair & Marketplace on Sunday, December 9th at Odysea in the Desert! Enjoy live holiday entertainment on center stage while the kids visit with SANTA CLAUS, bounce in the bounce houses, get their face painted, and meet other special guests! The parents can SHOP LOCAL and start your holiday shopping from our various local vendors! Explore everything Odysea has to offer by eating yummy food from a variety of restaurants, visiting their retail stores and taking in the cooler weather!

Thomas & Friends – Live Show Meet & Greet!

Mattel, Inc, a global learning, development and play company, and OdySea in the Desert invite Phoenix area children to join Thomas & Friends™ on a fun-filled, sing along adventure using teamwork, friendship and discovery on December 2, 2018 in the OdySea in the Desert Courtyard.

Christmas at the Princess!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the splendor of the season at the AAA Five Diamond award-winning Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. Witness the resort transform into an enchanting winter wonderland during our Ninth Annual Christmas at the Princess festival November 20, 2018 through December 31, 2018. The Princess is the perfect destination to create holiday traditions and make holiday memories your family will cherish for years to come. Christmas at the Princess is open nightly. Hours vary by day, check the Quick Links for more information.

Mac & Cheese Festival

Immerse yourself in a Mactopian Feast of the best Mac & Cheese in the Valley as restaurants compete to win the Golden Noodle Trophy. Over 35 restaurants will be serving $2 Mac & Cheese tastes (sold separately) with their own unique twist of the traditional Mac & Cheese comfort food.

Storytime Festival at Odysea

Browse hundreds of classic books at the Scholastic book fair as you spend the day re-creating beloved stories with your favorite fairytale and storybook characters including Elsa, Snow White, Rapunzel, Belle and more! Throughout the day, different characters will lead story activities such as reading, acting out a story, creating a story, or drawing a cover for your own story.

Mac & Cheese Festival

Immerse yourself in a Mactopian Feast of the best Mac & Cheese in the Valley as restaurants compete to win the Golden Noodle Trophy. Over 35 restaurants will be serving $2 Mac & Cheese tastes (sold separately) with their own unique twist of the traditional Mac & Cheese comfort food.

2nd Annual Family Fun Harvest Festival!

Join Family Fun Arizona for our 2nd Annual Family Fun Harvest Festival on Sunday, November 11th inside Odysea in the Desert! Enjoy a live band in center stage while the kids decorate pumpkins, bounce in the bounce houses, get their face painted, enter fun contests for prizes and much more! The parents can enjoy shopping from our various local vendors, eating yummy food from a variety of restaurants and taking in the cooler weather! Special character guests will appear and fun will be had by all!

Free Movies in the Desert: COCO

ome experience “Movies in the Desert” presented by Cox Communications. A free family event with music, games, and tons of prizes beginning at 5:00 pm. The movie will begin at 6:30pm. There are plenty of options to grab a bite before the movie in the courtyard.

Arizona Pinner’s Conference

Shop, learn, create and connect at Pinners Conference—the event where Pinterest comes to life! With 250 shopping booths and over 100 classes to choose from, get ready for your most fun and creative weekend ever!

Princess Day at Butterfly Wonderland

Children dressed as butterfly princesses will enjoy a special day just for them. Have your picture taken with Butterfly Princess Anastasia, craft activity and light refreshments. Cost: $10 per person (adult or child) FREE for Members. Limit to 30. Pre-registration required. (480) 800-3000, ext. 210.