July 13-15, 2018
Friday, July 13th | 10AM-6PM
Saturday, July 14th | 10AM-6PM
Sunday, July 15th | 10AM-5PM
Child 3 - 12
Child 2 & Under
Friday 10a-12p $2.50 for Seniors 60+
Friday 4p-6p $2.50 admission
$4 with valid military identification
July Birthday's, visit the info booth for a present with valid photo ID
Free admission for 1 or 2 at Gate 2
Donate a new backpack & receive 2 free admission tickets or donate any 5 of the following school supplies for 1 free admission ticket. 4-pack of glue sticks · Pack of ballpoint pens (12/box) · Box of no. 2 pencils (12/box) · Box of colored pencils (12/box) · Box of water-based markers (8/box) · Box of crayons (16/box) · 4-pack of dry erase markers · Single subject spiral-bound notebook · Package of loose-leaf notebook paper · Pocket folders · Scotch tape
Parking & General Information
Indoors, Air-Conditioned & Free Parking
Cash Only Box Office
All activities within the show are included with the cost of admission (including Handmade Headquarters Crafting Workshops)
Large food court and ATM's onsite
No outside food or drink permitted. Only bottled water
No pets, except working service dogs
Click here for Interpreter Services offered through the Valley Center of the Deaf
Handmade Headquarters (free)
Trendy hands-on crafting workshops inspired by the hottest pinning trends of 2018. Learn something new or discover a hidden talent featuring Canvas Painting Party, Tabletop Coaster Marbling, Tote Bag Stamping, Bath Bombs & Coffee Scrub Making and Wood Sign Lettering & Painting. Which one will be your favorite?
DIY Cabinet & Furniture Makeover Demo’s
Learn in these hands-on demo’s the step-by-step process to easily & properly paint your cabinets, how to preserve the wood look through wood toning if painting is not for you or discover the ease of simplifying your projects in ½ the time by spray gun painting with our local expert, Rachel, of Restyle Junkie.
Add a Splash Pad to your Backyard
Meet the creative and talented team of Advant-Edge Landscaping to see how you can have your own fun splash pad that will keep the kids cool during the summer. Booth # L1 on Dream Backyard Row
Make Your Own Coffee Scrub & Bath Bomb Class
Get hands on and mix up your own bath bombs & coffee scrub sure to get your morning perk going with Carefree Bath & Body. It will be like having a second cup of java without the guilt or a fun bathtime party with the perfect sprinkled bath bomb.
UoA Master Gardeners (free)
Meet with the friendly University of Arizona's trained Master Gardeners and take advantage of their free expert advice and seminars about planting and gardening in Arizona. Seminar topics include less stress gardening, summer rose care and much more. Seminars held in the SE corner on the Garden Stage. View our "seminars" page for the daily schedule
Design Your Dream Backyard with our Landscaping Expert (free)
FREE walk up landscape consultation & take home design from the professionals at Horticultural Frontiers. Be sure to bring your backyard pictures & measurements (a $350 value).
DIY Artificial Turf Made Easy
If you dread mowing or watering, learn from a professional how to install your own lush green yard starting with the proper base, infill & seaming techniques. Park the lawn mower forever!
Oh Honey! Flavorful Cooking & Tastings
Indulge in tasty honey-based recipes, such as Honey Berry Slush and Honey Walnut Cream Cheese Dip, while learning about the positive impact honey bees have on our environment. Plus, take home a FREE honey recipe guide.
Marbling Elegant Tabletop Coasters
Marbling is so hot right now! Join this unique crafting workshop to create your own elegant set of coasters using a stylish & colorful marbling technique that will have your friends asking which boutique you found these gorgeous coasters.
Beeswax Candle Making & Honey Sampling
Buzz on over to the “AZ Queen Bee” booth and grab a wick & beeswax to roll your own take home candle ($1). Plus, sample tasty desert bloom, orange blossom and cinnamon infused honey as well as observe a live bee hive
Receive a free 1-day use State Park pass
Arizona State Parks & Trails has your ticket to summer fun! With parks in the high desert and on the Mogollan Rim, lake & river parks across the state, there’s no shortage of family-friendly options to beat the heat! FREE 1-day park pass for attending.
Free Wine Tasting
Explore fine wines throughout the Show of the finest vineyards from around the world and discover your new favorite red or white…or maybe both.