North Phoenix Parents' Group (NPPG) hosts a family event almost every month for our members. Annual membership dues are only $40 and usually covers the cost of food, beverages, arts & crafts, entertainment, admission fees, etc. at our events unless otherwise noted. Membership is prorated if you join mid-year.
NPPG is happy to announce that our monthly family events will restart in May 2021, starting with our signature event, the Water Balloon Festival! Below is our 2021 events calendar. Events and details are subject to change.
Adults Only Holiday Party at Copper Mule Kitchen & Bar: January - Now that the holiday craziness has come to an end, let's celebrate the new year with good friends and drinks at Copper Mule. NPPG will provide heavy appetizers. Drinks to be purchased on individual tabs. Note: Cancelled due to COVID.
Sky Zone: February - Discover the joy of being active. Get ready for trampolines, foam pits, and all things ninja warrior! Don't worry if you have a little one. There's a toddler zone! NPPG will pay for admission, Sky socks and donuts for all our member kiddos. This event is sponsored by Sky Zone Phoenix. Note: Cancelled due to COVID.
Dinorama: March - Join us for a larger-than-life dinosaur adventure! We will have 1 large dino and 1 baby dino available for the kiddos to touch, take pictures with, and play games (walk the dino, anyone?)! We will also have a fossil dig so the kids can experience the thrill of finding a dinosaur bone. Snacks will be provided. Note: Cancelled due to Covid.
Sunday Funday: April- Bring the whole family out to Aviano Park for a family playdate! We'll have a bounce house, parachute, crafts and snacks. Come enjoy a fun afternoon in the beautiful fall weather with your neighbors! Note: Cancelled due to COVID.
Water Balloon Festival: May - Put on your swimwear, grab the kids and towels and come out to one of the BEST events of the year! Bring a cooler full of water balloons and get ready to face off on the Cashman Park basketball court. NPPG will provide food and drinks.
March Madness at BEST Sports: June – It's time to get sporty with our kiddos at BEST Sports. Be prepare to be wowed by their new indoor facility in Scottsdale. There will be plenty of fun and games like kids races, sports games, a bounce house, and a climbing wall. Pizza and drinks will be provided after we've all worked up an appetite.
Splash Pad Pizza Party: July & August - Come join us for a fun-filled splash pad party sponsored by the Desert Ridge Marketplace! NPPG will provide yummy ice cream treats, pizza and drinks as we try to beat the summer heat.
Fantastic Fire Department: September- Do you hear sirens blaring? No, it's not an emergency. It's the Fantastic Fire truck making its grand entrance. We'll start with hands-on fire truck activities and firefighter dress-up. Then, it's time to get wet with crazy squirting fire hydrants, kid-size fire extinguishers, water games, and much more. Pizza and snacks will be provided.
Boo and Brew: October - Dress up your kids (adults can dress up too!) and head over to Cashman park for our annual Halloween event. We'll have pumpkins for the kids to decorate, crafts and breakfast. This event is sponsored by Arizona Childproofers.
Sunday Funday: November - Bring the whole family out to Aviano Park for a family playdate! We'll have bounce houses, parachute, crafts and snacks. Come enjoy a fun afternoon in the beautiful fall weather with your neighbors!
Pinspiration Craft Party: December - Come celebrate the holiday season as we spend the day painting mini ceramic holiday ornaments and make your own snack.