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Washington Park Phoenix

washington park

This wonderful park in the Alhambra section of Phoenix right off of i17 is huge! When one of my friends posted a picture of her kids at the park, I went the very next day to take some pictures of it, even though my kids weren’t with me. I knew that my kids might be…

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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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Paradise Pier Disneyland

Paradise Pier Disneyland

Paradise Pier is one of Disneyland’s hotels that is considered “on property”. The other two are Disney’s Grand Californian and Disneyland Hotel. The benefit of staying at a Disneyland hotel is that you get the benefit of an extra hour in the park and there are often extra deals and packages offered. Paradise Pier Hotel…

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Hollyhock Pool Surprise

hollyhock pool surprise

Have you been to Hollyhock Pool on the North East end of Surprise? If you haven’t, you are missing out on a great smaller pool with wonderful amenities. When people think of swimming in Surprise, the Aquatic Center on Bullard is usually the one people flock to. And that one is super busy. But the Hollyhock…

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Free Summer Activities in Phoenix

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Looking for our 2019 Guide? Click here! If you are looking for something to keep boredom at bay, we have tons of FREE SUMMER activities right here. Get out your calendars and don’t miss an event. Some events may require registration, please click on the link to make sure you get all the information you…

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Sun Tails Mermaid Tails & Shark Fin

If you are heading to a warm locale this winter or just want to give your kids a fun swimming experience, Sun Tails has an awesome idea for boys & girls-Mermaid Tails and Shark Fins! My shark is out of water! We were lucky enough to check out Shark Fin/Mono Fin from Sun Tails!   I…

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Pierce Park-Phoenix

Update on Pierce Park, February 2018! Soon after we visited Pierce Park in Phoenix, they updated it! I’m so very glad to have readers who keep an eye out and let us know where there is an update! The “Big kids” playground had a major overhaul. There are a lot more climbing structures, however there…

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Liberty Park Salt Lake City, Utah

Liberty Park is a beautiful park in Salt Lake City between 900s and 1300s and S 500 E and s 700 East. It features a tennis court, Pool, the Tracy Aviary, Youth City (Youth Development/after school program), Chase Home Museum  (folk art), Liberty Park Lake, Liberty Park Grill and the Rotary Park Playground. We visited…

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Surprise Aquatic Center

Having three small kids at the pool is quite exhausting, but now that two of my three are good swimmers, I felt confident to take the plunge at the Surprise Aquatic Center without another adult! The Surprise Aquatic Center is located at 15831 N Bullard Ave, and is one of two pools in the city.…

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July 2017 Events

Make sure you check out our Fourth of July Post for Themed Activities! July 1st Free Pool Day for Buckeye Residents 12-5pm Pre 4th of July Movie in the Park-Camino a Lago Park 21109 N 98th Ave, Peoria Free 6:30-pm-9:30pm Beauty and the Beast, food trucks, DJ, face painting, glow fun,s hopping, characters and kids…

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June 2017

June 2nd Surviving the Summer-6:30-8:30pm Glendale Parks and Recreation is having a free event filled with tips and techniques to help get residents through the summer and make it safer. The public is invited to learn about pet, car, water, sun monsoon and crime prevention safety tips for the hot summer months while enjoying prize…

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Arrowhead Meadows Park Chandler

arrowhead meadows park chandler

While we were at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler, we wanted to check out a few others in the area. This park had a lot to offer-and it wasn’t as busy as Tumbleweed park either. There is also a Chandler City Pool right next to the park, as well as a lot of tennis courts!  …

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Las Vegas- The Hotel- Stratosphere

Our family did a last minute getaway to Las Vegas. We had some airline points that were expiring and were just enough to get us a hotel room. Hubby and I looked at the options we had, and the Stratosphere was the most bang for our buck. I had never been to Las Vegas so…

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Paradise Valley Park

If you are looking for a park that has a little something for the kids and the teens, this is the park for you. Not only does it have a Pool, green space, a dog park, a playground, but it also has a skate park! Located at 17642 N 40th Street in Phoenix, it’s right…

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Aquatots-Surprise

When we hear of a new business coming into Surprise that’s kid oriented, we have to check it out! I was able to meet with Jamie, the Franchisee, about Aquatots and tour the facility. Even though there are a few minor details they are still putting in (lockers and door hinges for autoclose changing doors),…

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