August Calendar of Events
➡️ The Arizona Cardinals report to Glendale for training camp and host open practices thru Aug. 17. Free for fans to attend and include entertainment, autograph sessions, and family activities at State Farm Stadium.
➡️ 8/3: Escape the heat and head to Prescott for their annual Woof Down Lunch. Demonstrations by a dog obedience instructor, dog trick trainer, and local K9 Units; a dog agility course; dog contests; kid activities; and adoptable dog introductions. This event is free to attend, 10 am – 3 pm.
➡️ 8/6-11: ASU Gammage presents, The Book of Mormon. This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Visit www.asugammage.com for tickets and showtimes.
➡️ 8/7: Desert Botanical Garden Featured Class: Hummingbird Mosaic Garden Stake – Select and adhere colorful glass fragments in a hummingbird shape, then mount the piece on a stake, ready for placement in your landscape. All materials included with class attendance. Limit 12. 10am-4pm, $124 | member price $99
➡️ 8/7: Stir Crazy Comedy Club presents The Open Mic. Part open mic, part booked show. Want to see if you have what it takes to make a room full of strangers laugh? Now’s your chance! There are 8 five-minute “Sign-Up” spots. Sign-ups for these will be posted online at NOON on the day of the show at stircrazycomedyclub.com/open-mic-sign-up. Also appearing, Lamar Mitchell Jr.
➡️ Paint Nite: Enjoy a night out painting wine glasses or a canvas. 8/10: Tulip Wine Glasses, Winery 101, Peoria @ 3pm. 8/26: Pink Petal in the Wind, Mimi’s Café, Glendale @ 6:30 pm.
➡️ 8/17: Surprise Dive-In Movie “Dumbo” – Relax in the water or poolside while you watch “Dumbo” on the big screen! Concessions will be available for purchase. Surprise Aquatic Center, Bullard Ave @ 7:30 pm. $5 residents, $8 non-residents
➡️ 8/23: The Original Harlem Globetrotters are bringing you the best experience and most electrifying athletes on the planet, as you get a chance to get closer than ever to the action than ever before! Gila River Arena in Glendale at 7pm. Visit gilariverarena.com for tickets.
➡️ 8/25: Heard Museum, Free Summer Sunday in August. Escape the heat of summer and join us again for this annual series to enjoy free performances, activities, and free admission. All special activities will take place in the Crossroads Gallery.