Winter Break Camps

01/03/2019 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm – With the little elves out of school for winter break, it’s time to plan some Yule-tide fun to celebrate the season (and help burn off all that candy cane energy). From sports to arts and crafts to nature explorations our winter break camps offer a variety of opportunities to ensure a jolly season for all. […]

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Winter Camp Zoo

01/03/2019 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm – Winter Camp Zoo is just as much fun as summer Camp Zoo, but soooo much cooler! Each day is filled with age-appropriate learning, up-close animal encounters, hands-on activities, games, in-depth investigations and organized free-time.

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Friends and Fitness

01/03/2019 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am – Are you working on your 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge? Do you like to hike but don’t like to hike by yourself? Do you want to explore new parts of the park? If you answered yes to any of the above, then these hikes are for you! Join park staff and volunteers for a […]

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South Mountain Jr. Explorers

01/03/2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Outdoor adventures, crafts and desert stories await youth ages 3 – 8, allowing adults to explore the 60+ miles of trails at South Mountain on their own or through a Discovery Hike! Registration recommended to ensure space. Recommended for ages 3-8. $15 per child, please provide a water bottle and snacks for each participant.

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Winter Brrr-eak Camps!

01/03/2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – When school is out, camps are in at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix! Campers 5-8 years of age will spend the day exploring the Museum’s interactive exhibits, playing games, creating art, and learning through play! EARLY BIRD CAMP PRICING: REGISTER BY OCT 14TH & SAVE! *Weekly Rate (includes 3 consecutive days of camp)* Standard: $155 […]

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Welcome to the Desert Walks

01/03/2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – These brief walks for individuals or groups are designed to introduce you to our beautiful South Mountain here in the Sonoran Desert. Free, but donations appreciated.

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Make & Take Market

01/03/2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Drop into South Mountain Environmental Education Center for a few fun, nature-based “make & take” activities and crafts. No registration required. Recommended for ages 3-12. $3 per child.

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Free Snow Days at OdySea

01/03/2019 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm – Make new Holiday memories with FREE snow days at OdySea in the Desert. There are still 12 moresnow days happening in the outdoor courtyard where close to 200 tons of snow will be available to play in over the course of the entire event. There will even be falling snow! No one in town is […]

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Stamp Mill Demo

01/03/2019 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – The newly restored Cossak 20-stamp Ore Mill will be running today. When you hear the old steam whistle blow, you have 5 minutes to get up to the mill. There is no charge for this demonstration.

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ZooLights: Enjoy the Show!

01/03/2019 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm – November 21, 2018 – January 13, 2019 5:30 – 10:30 p.m. nightly The Valley’s most anticipated holiday tradition: ZooLights at the Phoenix Zoo! Millions of lights and a 200-foot-long Polar Slide™. New this year — live reindeer, Stingray Bay and 4-D Theater included with admission.

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