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Upcoming Special Events 

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Family Nature Club with the Phoenix Zoo

Join Phoenix Zoo educators and City of Mesa Parks and Recreation staff for a glorious mashup of social club, play date and outdoor adventure. Children of all ages and their caregivers will spend time discovering the wonders of Arizona nature through free play and the Nature Quest activity series, developed by the Children & Nature Network. 

Program Dates: 
May 19

Program Time: 9–11 a.m.

Program Location: Desert Arroyo Park - 9320 E. McKellips Road, Mesa, AZ 85207

Program Fee: $5/person for individual program registration

Children of any age accompanied by a caregiver are welcome.
Nature Quest activities have been developed for ages 4 and up.

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Mesa Feastival Forest Gourmet Food Trucks at Pioneer Park

Mesa Feastival Forest 

Gourmet Food trucks at Pioneer Park Saturday nights!

It's time for food truck fun at Mesa Feastival Forest! Saturdays | 5:30 - 9 p.m. | Pioneer Park, 526 E. Main St. Mesa, AZ

 🎸Live music
🍗 Dinner from your choice of 10+ food trucks 

Free Movie Night:  May 19, 7:30pm.   Mesa Feastival Forest is sponsoring a free movie in the Park featuring "The Incredibles".  Bring a blanket, chairs, friends and family and enjoy a fun night under the stars with Gourmet Food Trucks and FREE movie! Catch up on this great Family film before the long awaited sequel comes out this Summer. Food Trucks open their windows at 5:30 PM and the movie will start at approximately 7:30 PM.  Movie will be playing on the lawn directly in front of the splash pad. 
See you there! 


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Celebrate Mesa 

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Red Mountain Soccer Complex
905 N. Sunvalley Blvd. 
Mesa, AZ 85207

Celebrate Mesa is a free family event that brings the community together to enjoy games, carnival rides, entertainment and more! Some of the fun family activities will include:

  • Bounce Houses and Kids Games
  • Entertainment, Contests and Give-aways
  • Community Information Vendors
  • Food Trucks
  • Carnival Rides ($5 wristband for unlimited rides. Age and height restrictions may apply)