- 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.
Paint Nite 1361 N Alma School Rd., Chandler, AZ MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
Avondale Friendship Park offers athletic fields, a multi-purpose room, and reservable ramadas. The park also has walking trails, a Japanese garden, playgrounds, basketball courts, tennis courts, and a dog park.
The third largest sundial in the Western hemisphere, Carefree Sundial measures 90 feet in diameter and stands 35 feet above the plaza, with its shadow extending 72 feet. Visitors will enjoy seeing it during sunrise or sunset.
A large and varied art gallery located in downtown Carefree, the Wild Holly Gallery features the original works of artists from all over the United States. The gallery features 95 artists' works, ranging from paintings and sculptures to kinetic art.
Featuring works from Bulgarian artist Michael Stoyanov, the Arbanassi Fine Art Gallery is filled with a variety of different artworks on display. Stoyanov's work is unique for his use of scenery and careful brushstrokes.
Desert Mountain Park offers 2 playgrounds, one for toddlers and one for older kids. Sporting areas include lighted baseball and multipurpose fields, lighted basketball courts, and sand volleyball courts with sprinklers to wet the sand.
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13050 Rancho Santa Fe Suite B8, Avondale, AZ 85392 MoreLess Info
Offering interactive play for crawlers through five years old, the Jubeelieve Indoor Playground features a variety of age-appropriate activities in a climate-controlled environment. In addition to playtime, the center offers craft days and is available for private birthday parties.