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Legoland Discovery Center tickets are on sale now

Legoland discovery center

Old and new fans of Lego rejoice. Legoland Discovery Center Arizona is slated to open Friday, April 22 in Tempe’s Arizona Mills mall, and tickets are officially on sale for the interactive attraction boasting two Lego rides, a 4D Cinema, a large, soft play area and an assortment of massive, Arizona-specific models and renderings. The $12-million, 40,000 square-foot… Read More →

Josh Welp Joins Kitchell as Safety Director

Josh Welp
by in Business News | Newsmakers

Josh Welp has been appointed Kitchell’s new Safety Director. Welp has more than 15 years of safety engineering experience, including six years as Safety Manager and then Site Safety and Health Officer at Sundt Construction. Recent projects include safety oversight of a new $21M hangar and aircraft wash facility for B-52 aircraft at Barksdale AFB… Read More →

Top 5: Family Fun Spots (Fall-Winter 2012)

Top 5: Family Fun Spots - Experience AZ Fall-Winter 2012

The Top 5 Family Fun Spots — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Amazing Jakes 1830 E. Baseline Rd., Mesa, AZ 85204 (480) 926-PIZZA (7499) All-you-can eat pizza, pasta and salad, train riding, carousel, go-karts, laser tag, rock wall, bumper cars and 12 lanes of galaxy bowling. Out of Africa Wildlife Park 3505… Read More →

An Out-Of-Africa Arizona Safari

Out of Africa Entrance
by in Play

Ever dream about a safari vacation in the Serengeti? Have your kids been begging you for a day where they can play with impalas and jaguars? (And I’m not talking about cars, you American junkie.) Well, look no further than our own Southwestern jewel of Sedona for an African experience that’s Out of Africa …… Read More →

Glendale Glitters and Glow Block Party

by in Around Arizona | Events

During the holiday season, one area of Arizona outshines all others. The small, historic town of Glendale is lit up by more than one million Christmas lights that are strung throughout the trees and shine brightly on the small, antique homes and shops that compose the 12-blocks from Old Towne and Catlin Court Districts. However,… Read More →

Olympian Ryan O’Meara Opens Outdoor Ice Skating Rink In Scottsdale

Ryan O’Meara Opens Outdoor Ice Skating Rink In Scottsdale
by in Around Arizona | Events

If you’re from Arizona, chances are you haven’t experienced Jack Frost nipping at your nose while skating around an outdoor rink. Bust out your mittens, hats and scarves, Arizonans, because that’s about to change. Olympic ice dancer Ryan O’Meara is bringing winter fun to downtown Scottsdale. The rink will sit outside of Palavela Home, the… Read More →