- The list below includes 168 free or cheap things to do in or near Mesa, Arizona, including 72 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Music Venue, Farms & Ranches and Parks.
- From Usery Mountain Regional Park to Riverview Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Mesa and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Tempe, Phoenix, Scottsdale and Chandler.
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1341 N Promenade Parkway, Casa Grande, AZ 85294 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with 14 auditoriums, Harkins Casa Grande 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, 3D movies, Ultimate Rocker seats and a snack bar with food and drinks.
Casa Grande's BlackBox Theatre is run by the BlackBox Foundation, a nonprofit that seeks to bring cultural experiences to the community. The theater presents a variety of dramatic productions, and offers acting lessons and clinics.
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8708 W. Harbor Blvd, Pleasant Harbor Marina, Peoria, AZ 85383 MoreLess Info
The public are able to access a range of product rentals from Go Paddle AZ, including single kayaks, tandem kayaks, and standup paddleboards. Walk-ins are welcome even though reservations can be made.
Go Stand Up Paddle is a business offering a number of stand-up paddleboard services for guests to enjoy in the local waterways. Paddleboarding lessons and SUP/kayak rentals are among the popular services at the business.
A working cotton farm open for guided tours, Caywood Farms features an extensive three and a half hour tour of the facility that includes a hayride, the opportunity to hand pick cotton, and an explanation of the cotton harvest process.