- The list below includes 192 free or cheap things to do in or near Tempe, Arizona, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Aquariums, Parks and Malls.
- From Arizona State University to Tempe Beach Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Tempe and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Phoenix, Mesa, Glendale and Scottsdale.
MTM Ranch in Cave Creek, Arizona offers unique horseback riding experience through some of the states most beautiful natural trails. Visitors of all skill levels can enjoy trail rides through the companies various packages.
79% 14 votes
44000 N Spur Cross Road, Cave Creek, AZ 85331 MoreLess Info
Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area is 2,154 acres of rugged terrain that contains many challenging trails for hiking and mountain biking. The scenery includes wildflowers in spring and cacti year-round and with many archaeological ruins as well.
A members-only facility, Anthem Community Center features fields and courts for baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, volleyball and tennis. The center also offers a playground, a seasonal water park, exercise equipment, picnic areas, a skateboard park and an amphitheater.
Dedicated to Anthem's veterans, Anthem Veterans Memorial has 5 pillars representing the 5 branches of the American military. Each year, on the 11th of November, the pillars are perfectly aligned, so that the sun casts only one shadow.
100% 3 votes
41703 N. Gavilan Peak Parkway, Anthem, AZ 85086 MoreLess Info
Located at Anthem Community Park, Catch-and-Release Fishing Lake is four acres and offers fishing of Blue Gills, Red Ear Sunfish, Large Mouth Bass and Channel Catfish. The lake can be used to view ducks, birds and the surrounding park.
60% 10 votes
41703 N Gavilan Peak Parkway, Anthem, AZ 85086 MoreLess Info
The 24-inch gauge Daisy Mountain Railroad is a railroad that spans a total of 2,800-feet. The railroad has a tunnel that serves as a storage facility for railroad equipment when it isn't being used.