Snow is coming to the east valley! May sounds crazy, but believe it!
You don’t have to drive hours from your home to have a snow day! There are quite a few of local businesses that are bringing the snow to you!
Keep checking back, we will continually update the list as we find more snow in the valley!
Wednesday, November 22nd
Join Tempe Marketplace and 99.9 KEZ to kick off the holiday season! The evening starts with a professional ice skating performance in front of the District Stage, followed by the lighting of our 60-foot holiday tree. Then, at 7pm, it will magically snow for the very first time this holiday season.
The District Stage, 6:30-8:30pm
November 23rd – December 23rd 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
FREE Admission into Rawhide!
Open every Friday, Saturday & Sunday from November 23 – December 23 (plus Thanksgiving!)
Entire town decorated for the holidays, 100′ Christmas tree (lighting just after 6pm by Santa), Nightly Santa visits every weekend, and we even make it snow!!
Come out and get your holiday photos taken with Santa and your family. Enjoy the Rawhide attractions and live action stunt shows.
Thursday, Nov 23: 10am-Close – Thanksgiving Buffet
Friday, Nov 24: 12pm-10pm – Extended Hours for Black Friday
Fridays (Dec 1, 8, 15, 22): Open to the Public 5pm-10pm
Saturdays (Nov 25, Dec 2, 9, 16, 23): Open the Public 12pm-10pm
Sundays (Nov 26, Dec 3, 10, 17): Open to the Public 12pm-8pm
Saturday, December 9th 8:00 am till snow melts
20 tons of snow! Starts 9:00 am until the snow melts. Snow activities are free with a paid Museum admission of $11/person. Visits with Santa 10:00am-11:30am | 12:30om-1:30pm
Saturday, December 9th 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Kids are $10.00 that includes the snow hill all day, the hayride, maze, air bounce and the animals, the adults are $5.00 to tag along. Maneau’s Munchies will be open on the weekends for snack food, etc hotdogs, popcorn, cotton candy, chips, soda and hot drinks.
Saturday, December 9th 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
We will create 30 tons of fun when we make a mountain of snow complete with a hill for sledding. We provide the sleds and you have the fun!
Snow & Sled Day Details: $5.00 for an hour of sledding and playing in the snow. $15.00 for unlimited rides. $20.00 for unlimited rides, snow & ice skating
December 26th – January 1st
Ready to build a snowman in downtown Phoenix? Don’t miss SNOW WEEK at Arizona Science Center! Enjoy OVER 60 TONS OF SNOW plus mind-blowing snow- and ice-related science activities, demos and films.
Sunday, December 31st 9:00 am to Noon
It’s Noon Year’s Eve at the Phoenix Zoo—a fun-packed party for the whole family that comes 12 hours early.
- 30 tons of snow (for kids of all ages)
- Snowball targets
- Countdown to a noon ball drop, and toast with cider or juice
- Live music, dancing, games and prizes
- Don’t forget to sign our Noon Years ReZOOlutions banner!