What's on the agenda? If you're stumped on ideas, this list of seven things to do in Phoenix will cure your boredom. Get ready for a weekend full of fun and outdoor adventures.
If you're tired of trips to Grand Canyon or want to spice up your work-free days, you're in for a treat.
Harry Potter fans can celebrate all things magical with a trip to a bakery near the city. At the same time, outdoor enthusiasts can tackle a moderate hike that rewards brave souls with a surprise at the tippy top of a mountain.
Since most of these spots are in the Phoenix metro, you won't have to drive far for some summertime celebrations.
Either way, you're bound to have the weekend of a lifetime.
Don't forget to bring your favorite people along; after all, sharing is caring, right?
Catch A Movie At West Wind Drive-In
Address: 5650 N. 55th Ave., Glendale, AZ
Why You Need To Go: You can arrive in your pj's and watch a flick right under the stars and in your car.
Tour The Queen Creek Olive Mill
When: Friday - Sunday at various times
Address: 25062 S. Meridian Rd., Queen Creek, AZ
Why You Need To Go: This 45-minute tour will teach you about almost everything olive oil. You can even stop by for pizza after.
Hike Up Tom's Thumb Trail
Address: 23015 N. 128th St., Scottsdale, AZ
Why You Need To Go: Once you reach the top, the rock formation will congratulate you with a hardy "thumb's up!"
Indulge In Your Inner Harry Potter Fan
When: Until August 1
Address: 7350 E. Stetson Dr., Suite C101, Scottsdale, AZ
Why You Need To Go: For a limited time, you can snag themed treats like a Bertie Botts Every Flavor Latte.
Kayak The Salt River
Address: 13020 N. Bush Highway, Mesa, AZ
Why You Need To Go: All you need is your favorite camera to capture some of the fantastic memories you're bound to have.
Go On A Plant Safari
Address: 1002 E. Pierce St., Phoenix, AZ
Why You Need To Go: You and your BFF can go on a plant safari for a new succulent friend.
Buy Wine & Books For Home
Address: 300 W. Camelback Rd., Phoenix, AZ
Why You Need To Go: This bookstore/bar is offering curbside pickup for your brews to-go.
We strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment, and obey any local laws.