- 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.
Wazee's World Laser Zone is an indoor amusement complex that features a 7500 foot laser tag arena with multiple levels. The facility also offers cosmic golf, inflatable jumping area, and an extensive video arcade.
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8190 W Union Hills Dr, Ste 110, Glendale, AZ 85308 MoreLess Info
Designed for children under 10, PlayGrounds Fun Zone & Cafe consists of a 3,500 sq ft indoor play space and a full-service cafe that serves breakfast, lunch and desserts. They also offer a number of party packages.
Located in a desert environment, Thunderbird Conservation Park is situated on 1,185 acres and is named for a World War II training facility. The park offers picnic areas, wildlife viewing opportunities and trails suitable for hiking, biking and equestrian use.
A mobile painting party business, Vino & Canvas travels all around the Phoenix Valley to bring parties to clients. Parties include all the supplies needed to create art works, and are guided and conducted by professional artists.
As the spring training facility for the Dodgers, Camelback Ranch opens its doors to the public, providing a large stadium to watch these professional baseball players practice. Before practice, the players are available for autographs and pictures.
With a capacity of 13,000 seats, the Camelback Ranch is the biggest Cactus League stadium. It has an inner lake which separates the two training fields, twelve practice diamonds, and a Walk of Fame, among others.
Adults and children without prior equestrian experience come to Trailhead Ranch for exciting guided tours of the Sonoran Desert. All Trailhead Ranch horses are experienced, calm and dependable. Choose from dozens of pre-planned routes and over a hundred miles of trails.
The Ranch is a fine arts gallery and residence of internationally recognized artists Judith Durr and Roger Kull. Home decor, local artifacts, and realistic oil paintings are among the works available within the gallery.
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495 S Saguaro Drive, Apache Junction, AZ 85120 MoreLess Info
As the location for the region's little league, Apache Junction Little League Field offers visitors two fields to watch games from. The field has a concession stand that serves refreshments and grilled food.
Sun Dial Recreation Center is a large recreation center featuring an exercise pool (with available automated chair-lift for those with special needs.) The center also houses the Sun City Mineral Museum, and is host to various concerts and special events.