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World of Illumination Vs Zoomtown Lights at ISM Raceway

I have had a lot of questions about this lately-Which light show should I go to, Vicki? Just like my “Which Zoo should I go...

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Festival Fields Park Avondale

Festival Fields opened after a facelift and many new upgrades, including a splashpad, skate park, basketball courts, playgrounds, urban fishing lake, dog park, baseball fields,...

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Festival Fields Splashpad Avondale

Festival Fields is located near the intersection of Lower Buckeye Road and Litchfield Road in Avondale. It is actually very close to the Goodyear Airport...

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things to do in avondale

Things to do in Avondale!

The West Valley has a lot to offer. Avondale is one of the smaller cities in the west valley, it has grown in the past...

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10 Parks to Try Over Spring Break

When the weather is great in the valley, you want to be able to get your kids to enjoy the outdoors instead of the electronic...

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school support

School Support Groups

Going back to school can be stressful kids AND Adults, which is why I am listing School Support Groups! I am listing some of the...

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Summer Storytimes

Storytimes during the summer!

Story times are a great way to get out of the house with young kids during the summer! There are story times at so many...

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Summer Camps

Check out our list for 2019! Summer Camps are popping up all around the Valley. Check out the Amazing camps that are available to keep...

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fall festivals andhalloween events

Fall Festivals and Halloween Events 2018

Check out our 2020 post here The Fall in Arizona brings cooler weather, thank goodness!  We have your Fall Festivals and Halloween Events valley wide...

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Free (and Nearly Free) activities 2017

Looking for our free Summer Activities for 2019? Check out post here! If the walls are starting to feel like they are closing in on...

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Indoor Play

Indoor Places to Play

Are you looking for an Indoor Place for your kids to Play during the hot weather? We have them all lined up for you according...

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Favorite Splashpads!

It is hard to name a few top splashpads in the Phoenix Area! There are so many, but these are our family’s favorite ones for...

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May Events 2017

Friday May 5th Target Free Fridays-Children’s Museum of Phoenix 5pm-9pm free admission Cinco De Mayo Fiesta-Gentry Park El Mirage 14010 El Mirage 6pm-10pm Free Admission...

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February Events 2017

February Events! Friday February 3rd Chocolate Affaire– Murphy Park 58th and Glendale Ave Friday, February 3rd 5pm-10pm Free Children’s Museum of Phoenix Free Friday Nights– 215...

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friendship park avondale slides

Avondale Friendship Park-Park by I10

There are three awesome playgrounds in the Avondale Friendship Park. If you haven’t been to Avondale Frienship Park in a while, it’s time to check...

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