- The list below includes 204 free or cheap things to do in or near Scottsdale, Arizona, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Malls, Movie Theaters, National & State Parks and Baseball Fields.
- From McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park to Pinnacle Peak Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Scottsdale and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe and Glendale.
90% 30 votes
8866 West Thunderbird Road, Peoria, AZ 85345 MoreLess Info
Rio Vista Recreation Center offers a rock-climbing wall, walking track, racquetball courts, gym, and fitness center. In addition, people can join group exercise classes including senior exercise classes, kickboxing, Zumba, and Pilates.
Harkins Theaters Park West shows the latest films in auditoriums featuring digital sound and projection, stadium seating, and rocking chairs. All tickets can be purchased online or at touch screen kiosks outside the theater.
72% 47 votes
16046 N Arrowhead Fountains Ctr Drive, Peoria, AZ 85382 MoreLess Info
With digital projectors and surround sound, visitors can see the latest movies in IMAX and 3D at Harkins Arrowhead Fountains 18. Visitors can purchase a souvenir cup that gives them discounted rates on soda year round.
Located along New River, Rio Vista Community Park measures 52 acres and features a veterans memorial wall, skate park, volleyball courts and multipurpose athletic fields. Park facilities include a chldren's playground, walking trail, recreation center and picnic areas.
100% 3 votes
18395 S 186th Way, Ste 104, Queen Creek, AZ 85142 MoreLess Info
A baseball and softball training facility, Az Grip-N-Rip Batting Cages features pitching mounds, batting cages and pitching machines. The facility provides a coaching staff that offers individual and group instruction, camps and clinics along with equipment sales.
56% 43 votes
10250 W McDowell Road, Avondale, AZ 85323 MoreLess Info
A movie multiplex with 18 theaters, Harkins Gateway Pavilions 18 shows newly released movies with digital video and sound. The theater hosts a variety of programs, including a kids' play center, a loyalty program, and several film festivals.
58% 31 votes
1935 S Signal Butte Road, Mesa, AZ 85209 MoreLess Info
The B&B Mesa Gateway 12 is a cinema multiplex that features first-run movies with full digital projection technology. The theater is also equipped for IMAX and 3D films, and offers traditional amenities like a snack bar and arcade.