Menlo Group’s Phoenix Commercial Real Estate team loves to get out this time of year and enjoy the Holiday Happenings in and around Phoenix. They all look like so much fun. Looks like we may have to squeeze some of them in between our Phoenix commercial real estate ventures. Thinking of joining us? Here are some of the Holiday events and shows we have on our radar this season:

Peoria’s 28th Annual Old Town Holiday Festival

http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/peoria/2014/12/03/peoria-old-town-holiday-festival-christmas/19850379/

Friday, December 5; 5:00 – 9:00pm

Osuna Park, 10510 N. 83rd Avenue, Peoria (and other nearby locations)

Free Admission

Carefree Christmas Festival

http://www.carefree.org/index.asp?Type=B_EV&SEC={8A7523EB-B07A-4D3D-A99F-6228714A68BA}&DE={960A12EC-1CCF-48AB-81E6-A042729610A2}

Friday – Sunday, December 12 – 14; opens at 10:00am each day

Carefree Desert Gardens, 101 Easy Street, Carefree

Free Admission

6th Annual Chriskindlmarkt: A Celebration of German Holiday Traditions

http://www.ac4gc.org/events/christkindlmarkt.html

Saturday – Sunday, December 13 – 14; opens at 10:00am each day

Downtown Phoenix at Heritage Square, 7th Street and Monroe

Free Admission

Ha Ha Hanukkah: The Festival of Laughs

http://www.nctphoenix.com/events.html

Friday – Saturday, December 12 – 13; shows at 7:30pm & 9:45pm

National Comedy Theatre, 1111 S. Longmore, Mesa

Tickets are $12 – 14; save $2 with a donation of non-perishable food items for United Food Bank

Hanukkah Grand Menorah Lighting

http://www.ichabad.org/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/786406/jewish/CHANUKAH-EVENTS.htm

Saturday, December 20; 7:00pm at Fountain Park

Westgate City Center, 6770 N. Sunrise Blvd., Glendale

Free Admission

Miracle On 34th Street at the Palms Theatre

https://thepalmstheatre.com/Online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::article_id=72DF71DE-34A2-4186-B4F2-290223BEA46F

Playing through December 25

Palms Theatre, 5247 E. Brown Road, Mesa

Tickets: Prices vary

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!

http://www.childsplayaz.org/index.php/shows/14-15-season/JunieBJones

Weekends through December 28; Saturdays at 1:00 & 4:00pm; Sundays at 1:00pm

Tempe Center for the Arts Theater, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy

Tickets: $12 – 25

Zoolights

http://phoenixzoo.org/event-items/zoolights/

Daily through January 11; 5:30 – 10:30pm

Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix

Tickets: Range from $10 – 18. Discounts for members and for online purchase

Las Noches de las Luminarias

http://www.dbg.org/events-exhibitions/las-noches-de-las-luminarias

December 5-6, 12-13, 19-23, 26-30; 5:30 – 9:30pm

Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix

Tickets: $30 for adults; $12.50 for ages 3-12

Wow…so many wonderful Holiday events to choose from! Not sure we can make them all. You know, we do have to stay on top of the Phoenix commercial real estate market! But, we are hoping to fit some of these great events into our schedules. After all, it is the season to be jolly! We hope you can find some time for laughter and good times this holiday season.