Holiday Entertainment is a Watery Wonderland at OdySea in the Dessert
From Carolers and Showstopper Entertainment that Fill the Air with the Sounds of the Season—to Playful Fun with the Dinosaurs and Circus Workshops Free Family Festivities Are Abound in the Outdoor Courtyard!
OdySea in the Desert, Scottsdale’s new entertainment destination that includes interactive shopping and dining experiences, brings a lineup of seasonal merriment throughout the month of December. Best of all, the holiday fun is free for all ages!
OdySea in the Desert showcases the local Arizona culture and cuisine with “themed” restaurants and individual retail offerings, centered in a bustling courtyard with lively stage performances and 360-degree visibility from the surrounding attractions including Butterfly Wonderland, OdySea Mirror Maze, OdySea Aquarium, and Dolphinairs.
The holiday entertainment schedule includes:
The Dinosaurs Invade OdySea in the Desert: December 19 – December 23 12-2 p.m.
Featuring baby Tyrannosaurus Rex “RAJA”; a fully-grown Velociraptor “RAVEN”; infant Utah Raptor “TALON”
Roaming appearances and interactive photo opportunities, archeological fossil digs, dinosaur egg, teeth & claws exhibit
Strolling Holiday Carolers: December 189 – December 22 5:30-7:30 p.m. everyday
Strolling carolers, in beautiful period costuming, fill the air with the songs of the season
Circus Farm Entertainers & Workshops: December 26 & December 27; December 29 & December 30 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Strolling circus entertainment with stilt walker, jugglers, globe, hoops and Kids’ Circus Prop Workshops
OdySea in the Desert Presents “Showstoppers Live Holiday Spectacular”
December 26 – December 30 3:45-6:45 p.m.
The Showstoppers Live! Holiday Spectacular features America’s greatest tribute performers recreating some of the most beloved holiday performances of all time. Audiences can sing along to songs that have become radio staples during the holiday season, including Elvis’ rendition of “Blue Christmas,” Natalie Cole's version of “Baby It's Cold Outside,” and more from Garth Brooks and The Blues Brothers!
For more information about the December Entertainment schedule call 480-951-2100.
About OdySea in the Desert Entertainment Complex
A 35-acre, multimillion-dollar entertainment destination that is reminiscent of popular tourist boardwalks throughout the country with shops and restaurants that showcase the local flavor of the region. Approximately 20 restaurants, retail and amusement establishments encircle a one-acre bustling courtyard with multiple water features and a lively center stage with entertainment that is free to the general public. OdySea in the Desert also features three attractions: OdySea Aquarium, Butterfly Wonderland and Dolphinaris. It is located at 9500 E. Via de Ventura in Scottsdale, AZ 85256 at the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. For more information visit facebook.com/OdySeainTheDesert.