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YARNELL PANCAKE FUNDRAISER
If you're craving pancakes this Saturday, why not get your fill and help raise money for the families of the firefighters that died in last month's Yarnell Hill fire. The Little Mesa Cafe at 3929 E. Main St. is hosting their pancake fundrasier from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Half of all the sales made will be donated to the families of the firefighters that died. For more information, you can call 480-830-6201.
MCDONALD'S FREE BACKPACK EVENT
On Saturday, July 27th, Arizona McDonald's restaurants will be giving free backpacks to the first 100 kids that visit their local restaurant. The event starts at 8:00 a.m. McDondald's expects to give away 28,000 backpacks. Restaurants in Wal-Mart stores and in malls are exluded from this event. Complete details about the event can be found at: http://community.mcdonalds.com/phoenix .
LUCKY DOG RESCUE FAMILY DAY
If you're in the hunt for that perfect furry, four-legged, loveable friend, you'll want to stop by Lucky Dog Rescue's "Family Day event on Saturday. It's from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Adoption fees range on average, from $100 to $200. Lucky Dog Rescue is a non-profit organization and is located in Tempe. All the dogs adopted from Lucky Dog have either been spayed or neutered, are up to date on their vaccinations and have microchips in them. For more information on Lucky Dog Rescue and on Saturday's event, go to: http://www.luckydogrescue.org/home.
PRESCOTT FILM FESTIVAL
Prescott is holding it's 4th annual Prescott Film Festival this weekend until Wednesday, July 31st. It takes place at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, daily from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. There's a little something for all movie buffs from local Arizona film makers, to filmmakers from all over the globe. The film festival will be presenting "Movies that Move You", short features, documentaries, drama films and comedy films. All festival information can be found at
VINCE NEIL CONCERT
Former Motley Crue singer, Vince Neil is performing at Vee Quiva Hotel and Casino this weekend. He's performing at 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday night, July 26th and July 27th. Vee Quiva Hotel and Casino is located at 15091 S. Komatke Lane in Laveen, AZ. Ticket prices range from $52.00 to $67.00. You can purchase tickets online at www.WinGilaRiver.com or by calling 1-877-840-0457.