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1. Dinner on the Desert – April 30
Guests enjoy an evening among the stars while celebrating the beauty of the desert at this 30th annual fundraising dinner gala. Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, live music and viewing of the site-specific installation, Bruce Munro: Sonoran Light, are among the highlights. 6 p.m.-11 p.m. $600. Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, dbg.org, 480-481-8182.
Through April 3
Arizona Fine Art Expo
Guests can meet and watch 120 nationally acclaimed and award-winning artists at work in a studio environment as Thunderbird Artists hosts this art adventure. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $10, season pass; $8, seniors and military. Scottsdale and Jomax roads, Scottsdale, arizonafineartexpo.com, 480-837-7163.
Through April 2
The Arizona Diamondbacks, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Angels, Chicago Cubs, San Diego Padres, Seattle Mariners, Kansas City Royals, Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers, Texas Rangers, Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati Reds and Colorado Rockies play throughout the Valley. Visit cactusleague.com for a complete schedule.
Through April 3
Peter and the Wolf
Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre is special guest for this classic tale about a young boy, his grandfather, his pets and the creatures that live in the meadow and forest. W-F, 10 a.m.; Sa, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Su, 2 p.m. $10, adults; $7, children 12 and younger. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W. Latham St., Phoenix, azpuppets.org, 602-262-2050.
This month’s programs focus on drip irrigation for vegetable gardens and containers, cooking cholla buds, desert-adapted plants, hummingbird photography, raised bed gardening, home landscape design basics, orchid terrarium, butterflies of Arizona, pruning trees and shrubs, growing herbs in containers, whimsical wind chimes, digital desert photography, vegetable gardening box, bonsai, stepping stone mosaic, growing orchids, composting, storm-chasing photography and herbal tea gardens. Call for times, dates and registration fees. Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, dbg.org, 480-481-8146.
Through April 6
Shen Yun 2016
Shen Yun Performing Arts captures the spirit of a lost culture as it brings to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization through classical Chinese dance and music set before an interactive video screen. Call for times. $60-$149. Orpheum Theatre, 203 W. Adams St., Phoenix, shenyun.com, 800-880-0188.
Through April 2
Featuring music and lyrics by Cole Porter, this tale of boy-meets-girl and the complications that ensue is filled with madcap antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. Call for times. $18-$28. Hale Centre Theatre, 50 W. Page Ave., Gilbert, haletheatrearizona.com, 480-497-1181.
Expect a rich set list that includes favorites such as “Diamonds,” “We Found Love,” “Disturbia” and “What’s My Name” as the rhythm-and-blues singer from Barbados takes the stage. Travis Scott is special guest. 7:30 p.m. $25.75-$146.25. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.