Valley Community Calendar

SCOOTIN BOOTS (See Facebook for details)

  • Mondays – West Coast Swing
    Tuesdays – Line Dancing
    Wednesdays – Country Swing Partner Dancing
    Thursdays – Traditional Country Dancing
    Fridays – Country Swing Partner Dancing
  • Address: 515 N Stapley Dr. #103, Mesa AZ, 85203
  • Admission: $6 during lessons, $7 during dancing
  • Venue: Scootin Boots Dance Hall

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Learn to dance with a partner and learn popular line dances!

 

BARLEENS JUKEBOX COUNTRY CLASSICS

  • January 11, 2019
    January 31, 2019
    February 15, 2019
    March 9, 2019
    March 15, 2019
    March 30, 2019
  • Location: Barleens Dinner Show
  • Address: 2275 E Old West Hwy Apache Junction, AZ 85119
  • Times: Varies, See Schedule
  • Admission: $31-40
  • Phone:(480) 982-7991
  • Venue: Barleens Dinner ShowVisit Website

This show will take you back to the period when country music was in its heyday. You’ll be sure to enjoy this tribute to the most beloved country stars and the hits that have kept inspiring musicians for generations.

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LEGENDS OF COUNTRY MUSIC AT THE SILVER STAR THEATER

  • January 20, 2019
    February 8, 2019
    March 8, 2019
  • Location: The Silver Star Theater
  • Address: 5247 E Brown Rd Mesa, AZ 85205
  • Times: Starting: 05:30 PM
  • Admission: $27.76-36.10
  • Phone:(480) 288-0300
  • Venue: The Silver Star Theater
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Sit back and enjoy a slew of hits, as well as back stories from big name country Legends, such as Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Willie Nelson, George Jones, Conway Twitty, and Patsy Cline.  Bring your cowboy hats and chaps, too.

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LUNAR ECLIPSE – FULL MOON HIKE AT LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK

  • January 20, 2019
  • Location: Lost Dutchman State Park
  • Address: 6109 N Apache Trail Apache Junction, AZ 85119
  • Times: From: 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
  • Admission: $6 park entry
  • Phone:(480) 984-0032
  • Visit Website

There’s a lunar eclipse happening tonight!  Join us for this 2-mile desert hike as we witness part of this eclipse.  Afterwards, we’ll enjoy the toasty flames of a campfire and a free marshmallow roast.  Bring your sense of adventure for this interpretive hike with our park ranger.  Please bring a flashlight, water, and closed-toe shoes.  No pets, please.  Meet at Trailhead Staging.

GOAT YOGA (see website for details)

  • Address: 26601 S. Val Vista Dr, Gilbert, AZ 85298
  • Admission: $15
  • Phone: (480) 269-4144
  • Venue: Welcome Home Ranch
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Arizona Goat Yoga connects you with your inner farm girl or boy, even if you didn’t know you had one!  Our goats are well-trained and love to cuddle up to you. Whether it’s warrior, tree, back bends or simply meditating, our goats will help motivate and challenge you to be your best! You can’t help but fall in love with these sweet goats!  Come have a one-of-a-kind experience as you bond with nature and expand your yoga chakras!

 

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PARADE

  • January 21, 2019
  • Location: Dowtown Mesa
  • Address: North Center Street Mesa, AZ 85201
  • Times: Starting: 11:00 AM
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:(480) 644-3705
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The Community is invited to join the City of Mesa and the Mesa MLK Committee as we celebrate the Dream of Martin Luther King Jr. on January 21, 2019. Community groups, organizations, businesses, churches, dance groups, bands, and regional cities will stroll in Downtown Mesa during this community event.

Parade Route: The parade begins on Center Street in downtown Mesa at Martin Luther King Jr. Way. The parade will continue south on Center Street to First Street, and then travel west on First Street and conclude at Robson.

 

RHYTHM CATS TRIBUTE TO JOHN DENVER AT THE SILVER STAR THEATER

  • January 21, 2019
  • February 4, 2019
  • Location: The Silver Star Theater
  • Address: 5247 E Brown Rd Mesa, AZ 85205
  • Times: Starting: 05:30 PM
  • Admission: $27.76-36.10
  • Phone:(480) 288-0300
  • Venue: The Silver Star Theater
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For more than 10 years, Brad Fitch has performed his John Denver tribute concerts for a variety of non-profit organizations throughout the United States. These concerts, which feature John Denver’s songs, have often set attendance records at their venues. Brad has also performed at the annual John Denver memorial concerts in Aspen, Colorado several times. Rocky mountain high.

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THE GEOLOGY OF ARIZONA

  • January 25, 2019
  • Location: Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Address: 3939 N Usery Pass Rd Mesa, AZ 85207
  • Times: From: 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:480-984-0032
  • Venue: Usery Mountain Regional Park
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Ever wonder about the fascinating mountains and rock formations seen throughout Arizona?  Join local geology professor, A. J. Lombard, as he shares a wealth of information about the unique geology of Arizona in this PowerPoint presentation.  Bring your curiosities and questions to Usery Park and discover lots of amazing things about our state’s incredible geology!  Location:  Nature Center.

 

REMEMBER PATSY CLINE

  • January 26, 2019
  • Location: Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
  • Address: 22149 E Ocotillo Rd Queen Creek, AZ 85142
  • Times: Starting: 07:30 PM
  • Admission: $20-25
  • Phone:(480) 987-7469
  • Venue: Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
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Celebrate the music of Patsy Cline with Monica Heuser, who has wowed thousands of fans across the United States! Sanctioned by the Estate of Patsy Cline for her national tour of A CLOSER WALK WITH PATSY CLINE, Ms. Heuser, accompanied by a live country band, will entertain you with 25 of Patsy’s most popular songs. The result of this one of a kind show is a high engaging and high energy performance that you help to create.

 

EAT THE DESERT AT USERY PARK

  • January 27, 2019
  • Location: Usery Mountain Regional Park
  • Address: 3939 N. Usery Pass Rd. Mesa, AZ 85207
  • Times: From: 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:(480) 984-0032
  • Venue: Usery Mountain Regional Park
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How have people survived off the desert for thousands of years?  Which desert plants are edible and when are they edible?  Discover the answers to these questions and more in this exciting quarter-mile stroll along the Desert Hawk Trail.  Join our Park Ranger as he shares some useful information about our edible desert plants.  Please bring water and closed-toe shoes.  Meet at the Nature Center.

 

2ND FRIDAY NIGHT OUT

  • Location: Downtown Mesa Association
  • Address: Main Street & Country Club Mesa, AZ 85201
  • Times: 6 p.m.-10 p.m. on the second Friday of each month
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:480-890-2613
  • Recurring monthly on the 2nd Friday
  • Venue: Downtown Mesa
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Downtown Mesa  Merchants Presents “2nd Friday night out on Main”
The second Friday of each month we organize a different event, but always include Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment. Mesa downtown galleries and businesses have joined together to create an exciting and friendly way to spend a Friday evening! Art, dining, shopping, activities, entertainment, and fun every 2nd Friday of the month! And it’s free! Join us on Main between Center and Robson.
The information booth located on Main and Macdonald has a map of the evening’s activities and locations.
• Live bands performing throughout the evening
• Art booths
• Gallery openings
• Entertainers, Food Booths, Contests, and Fun!
• Shops and Restaurants open late!
It’s all FREE! A different theme each month! Bring your kids! Bring your dog! Dress in costume! But don’t miss…2nd Friday Night Out! Mesa downtown galleries and businesses have joined together to create an exciting and friendly way to spend a Friday evening! The information booth located on Main and Macdonald has a map of the evening’s activities and locations.

 

MOTORCYCLES ON MAIN

  • Location: Downtown Mesa Association
  • Address: Main Street, Downtown Mesa Mesa, AZ 85201
  • Times: From: 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:480-890-2613
  • Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
  • Venue: Downtown Mesa
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Motorcycles on Main is a family friendly event that happens every 1st Friday of the month. Roads are closed to car traffic and open to motorcycles so you can cruise down Main Street, enjoy a fabulous show of motorcycles, or park and show your bike.

Motorcycles on Main is a shine and show event that offers live music on the main stage, beer gardens, vendors, food and a rockin’ good time!

*due to the summer heat, this event is not held in July & August

 

LIVE MUSIC AT QUEEN CREEK OLIVE MILL

  • Location: Queen Creek Olive Mill
  • Address: 25062 S Meridian Rd Queen Creek, AZ 85142
  • Times: From: 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
  • Admission: Free admission, food and beverage available for purchase
  • Phone:480-888-9290
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Venue: Queen Creek Olive Mill
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Live Music every Saturday evening from 6-9PM at your local Olive Mill! Happy Hour 5-7PM.

The Community is invited to join the City of Mesa and the Mesa MLK Committee as we celebrate the Dream of Martin Luther King Jr. on January 21, 2019. Community groups, organizations, businesses, churches, dance groups, bands, and regional cities will stroll in Downtown Mesa during this community event.

Parade Route: The parade begins on Center Street in downtown Mesa at Martin Luther King Jr. Way. The parade will continue south on Center Street to First Street, and then travel west on First Street and conclude at Robson.