Sep. 28th - Oct. 8th
East Valley Children's Theatre presents the original play, "King Thrushbeard," by C. Lynn Johnson. Sept. 28-Oct. 8, Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa. Thursdays & Fridays at 7:00pm, Saturdays at 4:00 & 7:00pm, Sundays at 2:00pm. Tickets are $15 for adults, $11 for children. Purchase tickets by calling 480-644-6500 or go to www.evct.org. Cora is a beautiful princess. Reginald is a bachelor king. Their pairing should be a match made in a fairytale, but in this story nobody is what they seem. Through the meddling antics of an impish minstrel, a band of thieves, and three blind mice, Cora and Reginald just might find happily ever after. A must see for children of all ages.
Oct. 1st - 31st
Dear Friends & Neighbors,
Load up the family, bring your friends and neighbors. Come visit The Pumpkin Patch at Mother Nature's Farm, rated Arizona's best in the New Times. Our opening day is October 1st, 2017 through October 31st, 2017.Our Pumpkin Patch is stocked with fresh pumpkins daily, ranging from 1 ounce to 500 pounds! Shop at Maneau's Market for great fall decorations and the best pumpkin accessories. We also have a great selection of Gold Canyon Candles, and specialty "treats". The farm entrance fee is $10.00 per child, this includes an OZ pumpkin, an individual bag of stickers, decorating your pumpkin, the air bounce, a hayride, straw bounce, feeding the animals and Alexander's Adventure Maze. Adults are $5.00 to tag along and ride the hayride. Bring a picnic lunch and your friends. We have picnic tables, grassy fields, big shade trees and PLENTY of room for the kids to be kids! Food is available at Maneau's Munchies; hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, snow cones, drinks and much more. Mother Nature's Farm is a family owned and operated farm. We started as just a pumpkin patch and over the years with your support we have become a Children's Discovery Farm. With each year, we hope to learn from the past and improve in the future. We have many new things & changes this year at the farm, we hope you come check them out. Thank you to all of our past customers, we hope to see you again this season. And for anyone who has not been to Mother Nature's Farm we hope you make us part of your family tradition
Oct. 1st - Nov. 5th
Welcome to Pumpkin Days & Corn Maze ~ October 1 - November 5, 2017
Let the unforgettable fall season memories began at Tolmachoff Farms and experience the ultimate holiday outing where there is something for the whole family:
Great big pumpkin patch, 6 acre family corn maze with a new theme every year (search for pieces of your map as you walk through), mini corn maze (perfect for the little ones), haunted corn maze (Do you have the courage to enter?).
Haunted corn maze with new spine chilling scenes every year. Don't be afraid to enter the corn field that was planted over an old forgotten cemetery? Are the dead now seeking revenge on anyone trespassing their grounds?! Do you dare enter where your most horrifying dreams become a reality?! Don't let what happened to the others happen to you!
Other activities: petting zoo, train ride, hay pyramid, corn box, adult/child pedal cart track, jumping pillow and much more.
A unique combination of art, theater and technology, Lightwire Theater is internationally recognized for its signature brand of electroluminescent artistry, poignant storytelling and creative music scores. Each Lightwire production is a marvel of innovation, utilizing custom costumes made of glowing neon wire controlled by the performer in complete darkness.
An inspiring experience that will delight audiences of all ages, Lightwire's Moon Mouse is a cosmic adventure about celebrating differences. Marvin the Mouse wants to be popular. Constantly bullied and picked on by the "cool" rats, he is labeled as a loser and a geek. As respite from the continuous badgering, Marvin retreats into his science books and a world of fantasy. He longs to have adventures and to be the hero. Join Marvin on the space adventure of a lifetime: a trip to the surface of the moon on his homemade rocket, where he meets a strange cast of misfit creatures, learns of infinite peril, and views awesome beauty. Will Marvin make his dreams come true and experience the glory and acceptance he craves?