- TripBuzz found 101 things to do with kids in or near Carefree, Arizona, including 99 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Fountain Hills, Peoria, Glendale and Cave Creek.
- From Carefree Sundial to Thunderbird Artists, the Carefree area offers 83 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, Landmarks, Golf and Parks.
- Carefree is a charming cowboy town in Arizona located close to some of the most popular attractions of Phoenix and Scottsdale. Quiet and scenic, the city features windy drives, desert landscape and streets that feature old west saloons and antique shops. The city hosts an annual Fourth Of July festival each year drawing visitors from around the state.
Known as the third-largest sundial in the Western Hemisphere, the Carefree Sundial measures in within a diameter of 90 feet. It is best to visit this location, which is surrounded by local shops, during one of the area's many festivals.
Thunderbird Artists sponsors fine art and wine festivals that shut down the streets of Carefree with over 165 artists showcasing an impressive variety of different artworks. There are also wine tastings and samplings of artisan chocolates.
Ideal for those looking for a more challenging hike, Black Mountain Summit Trail is open year-round. Within close proximity of Phoenix, the hike is steep but short. It further offers great views of the mountain and its surroundings.
Providing kids with a close up look at many fun animals, My Petting Zoo, LLC is an ideal destination for families. At this farm the kids can feed, brush and pet the animals. Pony rides are also possible.
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.
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.
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.