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Hayes Park Peoria

hayes park

Hayes Park is located at 75th Avenue and W Mountain View Rd. This park is close to two of our favorite indoor attractions, Uptown Jungle Peoria and Rush Fun Park. It is also near Murphy Park. We had been going around Peoria and decided to check out two parks that were close to each other,…

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Great Wolf Lodge Scottsdale

great Wolf Lodge

-New as of 2020- Limited amount of half day and day passes available! The much awaited Great Wolf Lodge in Scottsdale is now open. The entirely indoor water park is a great option for families who want an staycation that for year round fun. Not only is there a huge water park, but there are…

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Cave Creek Regional Park

cave creek regional park

Cave Creek Regional Park is located in the north Phoenix area and has beautiful scenery with buttes (small little hills or mountains), tons of different species of cacti and lots of walking trails. There are almost 3,000 acres to this park which include campsites for tent and RV camping with water and electric hookups, and…

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The Farm at South Mountain

farm at south mountain

The Farm at South Mountain in Phoenix has so many different things to offer. Restaurants, spaces for special events and just place for checking out their fresh farm grown vegetables and pecans, you’ll love this oasis in the city. The Farm is located at 6106 S 32nd Street in Phoenix. Parking is all on gravel…

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Gilbert Regional Park

Gilbert Regional Park

Gilbert Regional Park just opened this September (2019). However, there are still more parts to be opened ( a lake an amphitheater) in 2020 if all goes well. However, the park is amazing as it is now. And, it is super busy. If you have more than one little kid, this might be a park…

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Portales Park Goodyear

Portales Park

Portales Park in Goodyear has a huge greenspace and exercise stops with workout areas, ramadas and playarea. However, it does not have a parking lot. It is located off of West Coronado Rd, but can be seen off of Noth Pebble Creek Parkway. The Portales Park has a wonderful playground with a shade, however, the…

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5 Parks to check out this fall!

5 parks to try this fall!

We love to check out parks, and its time to pick out some great parks around the valley that you should take your kids for a great adventure! Tempe Kiwanis Park The Park in Tempe has so many different areas for kids! For big kids and toddlers! Kids who love to climb, slide or make…

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Fixin’ to Eat Peoria

Fixin to Eat

Are you bored with your current menu? Don’t have enough time to prepare a good, home-cooked meal but want something fresh? Fixin’ to Eat in Peoria on 89th and Bell Road has you covered! What is Fixin’ to Eat? It is a meal prep kitchen where you can either prep food yourself, by yourself or…

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Gateway Splashpad

Gateway Splashpad

The Gateway Splashpad in El Mirage is close to the Northwest Valley Family YMCA and the the Gateway Park an the El Mirage Police Station. The important button! How to start the splashpad. There is another button that will stop the splashpad if there is an emergency, but DON’T press it unless there is an…

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Northwest Valley Family YMCA

The Northwest Valley Family YMCA (yes, what a mouthful!) is located right near the police station and Gateway Park in El Mirage. At the entry of the YMCA, you’ll find the large workout area with free weights, spinning machines, stair machines, treadmills, rowing machines, and pretty much any other machine you can think of. This…

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Spooky Events at Maricopa Parks

spooky events

These Maricopa parks are having some great “Halloween” and Spooky programming for families! If you are looking for something fun for the family, check out these parks for the wonderful programming around the valley! Entrance fee per vehicle for the Maricopa parks is $7 for a regular automobile. Halloween Spooktacular-Estrella Mountain Regional Park-14805 W Vineyard…

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Chandler Museum

Chandler Museum

I had heard about the Chandler Museum (and that it was free), so when we were visiting the Crayola Experience in Chandler Fashion Center, I felt like we might was well bop over and check it out. The Chandler Museum is located at 300 S Chandler Village Dr (which is right near the Chandler Fashion…

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Uptown Jungle Avondale

uptown jungle avondale

Please Check out the image below for Uptown Jungle’s Cleaning protocols. You can also sign up for a time slot online before showing up. (Click on the yellow bar on the Top of your screen when you open their webpage). If you have previously clicked out of this, you can create an “incognito tab” in…

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Medieval Times Scottsdale

medieval times Scottsdale

The long and eagerly awaited Medieval Times in Scottsdale has finally made its grand opening in 2019! Munchie and I were able to go with some friends to check out the Grand Opening. If you love Ancient Times, Knights of the Round Table, fighting, and Royalty, this place is for you! Medieval Times is located…

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Coffinger Park Wickenburg

coffinger park

Coffinger Park in Wickenburg is in the heart of Wickenburg. Considered the “city center” of Wickenburg, Coffinger Park has many of the events throughout the year that Wickenburg is known for. Across Tegner St, one of the Main Streets in Wickenburg, is an open show horse area! Wickenburg really still shows its western spirit! We…

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