Calling all Mario and Luigo fans! The Nintendo Tour has arrived in Arizona. Starting today, Friday, July 25th at 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. through Sunday, July 27th 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. in the Dick's Sporting Goods court. The event is free and a great place to stay cool all summer long.
Arrowhead Towne Center Mall-Glendale
7700 W. Arrowhead Towne Center
Glendale, AZ 85308-8612
Xtreme air, a 30,000 sq. foot indoor trampoline park in chandler, is unveiling their new "America Ninja Warrior obstacle course." It's located where their indoor skate park used to be. Now, people can bounce, jump and take air by way of giant air bags and test their ninja warrior skills, just like they do on the hit show!
Xtreme Air Park
910 East Pecos Road
Chandler, Arizona 85225
Flying Drones in your neighborhood
While unmanned vehicles or drones are becoming more of a hobby for the general public, journalists, photographers and even search and rescue crews have been known to put these devices in the air... and lately, safety issues and privacy concerns have been raised surrounding this latest craze
"Flying model aircraft solely for hobby or recreational reasons does not require FAA approval. However, hobbyists are advised to operate their aircraft in accordance with the agency's model aircraft guidelines (see Advisory Circular 91-57)."
Drones as it pertains to law enforcement: www.azleg.gov/legtext/51leg/1r/bills/hb2574p.pdf
FAA regulations: www.faa.gov/news/press_releases/
Cardinals begin Training Camp
The Cardinals are returning to University of Phoenix Stadium again for training camp, spending a month at their game day home to prep for the 2014 season.
The Cards report to camp July 25, with the first practice - and the first day open to the public - on July 26.
A total of 18 practices are open to the public, all scheduled to run from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
As usual, admission and parking are free, and camp will again be presented by Hyundai.
Fan Fest will be held on Aug. 2. The Cardinals open the preseason schedule at home Aug. 9 against Houston.
University of Phoenix Stadium
1 Cardinals Drive
Glendale, AZ 85305
Bearizona Backwoods BBQ
Bearizona is hosting a Backwoods BBQ on July 26, from 12:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m. This event will be held in the Fort Bearizona walk-thru area of the park and is open to the public.
Kids can jump 'til their hearts content and get some Bearizona ink, in our Kid Zone. Barbecue food will be available for purchase as well as local beverage favorites Grand Canyon Brewery, Grand Canyon Winery, Historic Brewing Company & all your domestic favorites as well.
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Canine Casting call
AZFoothills.com is hosting it's annual Dog Days of Summer Contest! Entries will be taken at this Saturday's, July 26, casting call at the Outlets at Anthem.
Dogs who enter the contest at the casting call will receive a headshot to go on AZFoothills.com and an automatic bonus of 1,000 votes!
No purchase necessary to enter.
Outlets at Anthem
4250 W Anthem Way
Phoenix, AZ 85086