This time of year, many of us are busy decorating our homes, baking cookies and scurrying to find gifts for the December holidays. There are also opportunities galore to see some festive holiday entertainment. Here are the top five shows to see in December.
Welcome to the second installment of our “We Tried It” series, wherein we boldly try a new adventure and then tell you all about it so you can live vicariously through us and then try it out for yourself! Last time, two of our staffers tried The Body Lab, a Pilates-inspired workout that impressed them so much they continue to go to BL classes regularly.
Opening an art gallery can be an adventurous undertaking. For fine artist and designer Jeff Zischke, who opened Art | Object, a gallery and showroom, in October, it’s also an exciting addition to his already hearty list of career activities.
During December, the Valley is illuminated with countless holiday lights. From Glendale Glitters to ZooLights and the Arizona Mormon Temple to Valley neighborhoods, there are plenty of opportunities to experience the glow of the holiday spirit. Here are a few.
Photos with Santa, gift buying and on-site wrapping, and walking in a winter wonderland are just a few of the holiday traditions families have been repeating year after year. Whether you’re jingling bells or playing dreidel, the Valley has plenty of holiday-themed events for the jolly and festive at heart.
Have you checked your mail lately? Holiday card season is in full force, with cherubic, chubby-cheeked babies and multi-generational family photos making their way onto your fridge or mantel. Why not get your fur babies in on the fun?
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