Winner of the 2006 Tony Award for Best Musical, "Jersey Boys" tells the story of how Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons went from being unknown New Jersey kids to international pop superstars. The show features over 30 beautifully sung tunes, including “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You.”
Don’t miss your chance to hear the stars of tomorrow . . . today! Featuring some of the best young classical talent in Arizona, this concert will delight you as these superb musicians showcase their astounding musical talent, maturity and artistry. Tickets are $23.50. The concert begins at 2 p.m. MIM.org
Now in its eighth year, the Independent Woman Luncheon has become one of the Valley’s most beautiful and beloved philanthropic events. The luncheon celebrates the Valley’s premier design community as they come together in support of Phoenix Art Museum’s commitment to excellence in visual arts and education. PhxArt.org
From a delicate butterfly to a slinky snake, children love the creative face painting. Donations support the Butterfly Wonderland Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ButterflyWonderland.com
Devour Culinary Classic is the region’s annual week of culinary events hosted by Phoenix Art Museum, Local First Arizona and Devour Phoenix. The goal is to showcase the fine food and drink purveyors of Arizona while furthering metro Phoenix as a dining destination worthy of international prestige. Featuring the Devour Phoenix Bartending Competition, Palette to Palate, and the two-day classic. DevourPhoenix.com
Arizona Science Center’s Galaxy Gala MMXVIII is the annual celebration to benefit the center's critical STEM educational programs for youth. This year's events them is "A Night in Pompei." To reserve a table now or for more information, contact Judi Goldfader at Goldfaderj@azscience.org or call 602.716.2014.
The Cowgirl’s Historical Foundation showcases its members’ private collections from historical designers. These vintage, one-of-a-kind costumes and clothing were worn by celebrities from Roy Rogers and Glen Campbell to the Rolling Stones and Jim Morrison. Free for museum members; included with general admission price. 11 a.m. For more information, visit ScottsdaleMuseumWest.org.
Are you in career transition? Come and discover Career Connectors, a nonprofit organization connecting professionals to high-quality resources and hiring companies. Events are available at no cost. Each event includes professional career speakers with presentations on relevant job search topics, three to four featured hiring companies, networking, resume help, career coaches, LinkedIn coaches and business portraits. For more information, visit CareerConnectors.org or call 480.442.5806.
A founder of the iconic rock band Barenaked Ladies, the singer-songwriter joins Toronto’s Art of Time Ensemble in an evening of songs by Randy Newman, Radiohead, Elvis Costello, Barenaked Ladies, Leonard Cohen, Page himself and others. These gems are reimagined and reinvented by some of the greatest minds in classical, pop and jazz, and delivered by a defining voice in contemporary rock. ScottsdalePerformingArts.org
Kief-Joshua Vineyards will host a dinner and wine event, presented by Las Vigas Steak Ranch. The dinner includes four courses paired with wines. $55 per ticket. KJ-Vineyards.com
Filled with stunning visuals, exciting martial arts action and mesmerizing dance, "Mulan's" timeless tale of love, sacrifice and spirit will enchant, excite and enthrall audiences of all ages. Journey through time and history to experience the heartfelt story continues to inspire generations with its powerful messages of bravery, loyalty and courage. PhoenixWushu.com
Reward your dog (and yourself!) at the Phoenix Children Hospital Foundation’s 11th Annual Dine With Your Dog. Dine on a Champagne brunch spread while your pup enjoys a dog-friendly gourmet meal, photo opportunities and a silent auction. All proceeds benefit PetSmart Charities’ Paws Can Heal Animal-Assisted Therapy program, which helps motivate, soothe and lift the spirits of patients. Reservations and sponsorship opportunities available at DineWithYourDog.org.
The New York Times recently raved, “among North American brass ensembles, none is more venerable than the American Brass Quintet.” Internationally recognized as one of the premier chamber music ensembles of our time, the group’s performance history spans the globe, including nearly 60 recordings and the premieres of 150 works. AZMusicfest.org
LDV is the perfect place to start the Valentine’s Day adventure! Wine tasting flights paired with chocolates are available for $8 plus tax, and reservations are not required. P.S. (petite sirah) I love you! Wine package specials are also available; call 480.664.4822 to reserve yours!
The 28th annual Chinese Culture and Cuisine Festival features live entertainment including the dragon and lion dances, martial arts demonstrations, folk and traditional dances, musical performances, mahjong booth, Chinese costume photo booth, children’s pavilion, Chinese culture and history booth, photo exhibit and art gallery, delicious Chinese food and a beer garden. For more information, visit PhoenixChineseWeek.org or call 480.650.2610.
Southwest Human Development will host the 10th annual Walk With Me family fun walk and carnival to benefit the nonprofit’s Easterseals services for young children with disabilities. The event will feature a 1-mile family fun walk, inflatables, interactive kids zone, entertainment, food, a community resource fair and more! 8 a.m. to noon. To register or donate, visit SWHD.org/Walk.
Join Bad Girls Do Good Things for an afternoon of inspiration and fun. Honor 2018 grantees, and be inspired to continue the battle by special guest speaker Virginia Warren, cancer prevention and control office chief for the Arizona Department of Health Services. Enjoy fine wines, gourmet teas, nibbles and a silent auction. 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. BadGirlsDoGoodThings.org
Reserve homeschool students for a field trip and special pricing on these days by going to ButterflyWonderland.com, click Plan Your Event and then homeschool. Preregistration is required.
Leonard Bernstein was perhaps the greatest musical polymath of the 20th century and managed to achieve success in the classical music world and on Broadway. In "On the Town," "Wonderful Town" and "West Side Story," Bernstein created three hit Broadway shows and helped set a standard that redefined what was possible for musical theater. Join Rob Kapilow and singers for an illuminating evening. ScottsdalePerformingArts.org
A day that is dedicated to senior learning and entertainment. There will be special talks all day from the knowledgeable curators. No school field trips will be booked on this day. ButterflyWonderland.com
Fresh off the success of their 20th-anniversary world tour, The TEN Tenors return with their new show, "Wish You Were Here," a celebration of musical legends lost before their time. This heartfelt tribute takes you on a feel-good journey through some of the world’s greatest hits of all time, including some of the group’s own fan favorites. ScottsdalePerformingArts.org