Category Archives: activities

Best Haunted Houses in Maricopa County

Halloween is almost here and many people are looking for a bit of a fright to get in the spirit of the season. Luckily for them, there are many great places in Maricopa County where you can get a haunt and have a scream of a time. These are the best haunted houses in the Valley: Fear Farm Fear Farm is one of the largest haunted amusement parks in Arizona. Visitors can go on the 10 acre haunted hayride and … Read More

Best Library Summer Programs in Maricopa County

Exercise your mind and imagination this summer at your local Maricopa County Library. Maricopa Libraries will be host to a variety of fun summer programs that promote reading all season long. Partake in reading challenges and attend fun events that are perfect for all ages. Maricopa County Reads From June 1, 2016 to August 1, 2016, Maricopa County Reads will be at 62 public libraries to reinforce the literary skills and positive reading habits of residents. Programs range from kids … Read More

Best Waterparks Around the Valley

Living in the Valley of the Sun and figuring out how to have fun while staying cool in the summer is an ongoing quest. Luckily for both Arizonans and visitors, the Valley offers some the best waterpark options where you can take your kids to cool off and do something exciting. Find out which waterparks you don’t want to miss out on this summer. Wet ‘n’ Wild Water Park in Phoenix, Arizona Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix is one of the … Read More

Where and When You can Catch a Spring Training Game

It’s springtime again! That means Cactus League baseball is back in the Valley for another great year of spring training! Valley residents can now watch half of the Major League Baseball teams live without ever leaving the greater Phoenix area, and without paying a whole lot of money for tickets. Here’s where you can catch some of the action. Spring Training Baseball Stadiums The Valley of the Sun is home to ten different spring training sites, which host 15 major … Read More

Irish Pubs You Can Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at in Phoenix

Once a year, everyone brings up how they’re at least a quarter Irish on their father’s side and takes to the pub for their share of green beer and fun.  If you’re new to the Phoenix area and want to know the best places to dance an Irish jig, we’ve got you covered!  Here’s the spots where the party will be this year.   St. Patrick’s Day Parties in Phoenix Seamus McCaffrey’s.  For several years, the original downtown Irish pub … Read More