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We welcome you to explore, shop, dine and find the adventure that awaits you in Peoria, Arizona. Set in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, Peoria is nature’s playground, boasting the second largest lake in Central Arizona, Lake Pleasant. The bass fishing is excellent, and two marinas offer a full selection of fishing boats, speedboats, jet skis, as well as canoes and kayaks for those who want a more leisurely day on the lake. And, while you are there, visit the Desert Outdoor Learning Center, which offers excellent learning opportunities about the lake and the spectacular surrounding desert area. The 26,000-square-foot facility provides 30 different programs ranging from dinosaur history and stargazing, to life in the desert complete with guided hikes. Visitors have many different options when traveling, so we want to direct you to those things that are a “must see” while you are in Arizona. Hot spots such as Challenger Space Center, Spring Training at the Peoria Sports Complex, the Peoria Performing Arts Center and Arizona Broadway Theatre, and the P83 Entertainment District are just a few places that offer a chance to experience something different. The P83 Entertainment District offers a wide variety of shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities including live performances at several unique venues. Arizona Broadway Theatre produces musical theater productions each year, encompassing a wide spectrum of Broadway favorites in an elegant dinner setting. In addition to year round baseball at the complex, sports fans are just minutes away from several professional sports, including football and hockey. Affordable family fun is something we all look for when traveling and nobody does it better than Peoria. With 35 parks, including two mini-water park splash zones, extensive hiking trails, urban fishing lakes, extreme rock climbing, skateboard park and recreation center, Peoria offers affordable recreation for the entire family. Use our online and phone app tools to keep in touch with our signature festivals, spring training events and deals, premier restaurants and shopping. Experience Peoria, and we’ll help you make lasting memories that you’ll want to revisit again and again.
Mayor Cathy Carlat 8401 W. Monroe Street Peoria, Arizona 85345 (623) 773-7306 email@example.com
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Welcome to Peoria!
8401 W. Monroe Street Peoria, Arizona 85345 (623) 773-7000
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The Peoria Ofﬁcial Visitor’s Guide is published bi-annually by the City of Peoria. Every effort has been made to make this guide as accurate as possible. The City of Peoria will assume no responsibility for errors, changes, or omissions. All rights reserved. Reproduction without permission is strictly prohibited. Additional Lake Pleasant photos courtesy of Maricopa County's Parks and Recreation Department.
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OUTDOOR ADVENTURE Lake Pleasant Regional Park is one of the most scenic water recreation areas in the “Valley of the Sun.” At 23,662 acres, 10,000 of which are water, this park is a recreationist’s dream. Located in north Peoria, the park offers many activities, such as: • archery classes • boating • camping • fishing
• hiking • kayaking • picnicking • scuba diving
• stargazing • swimming • wildlife viewing
At the Lake Pleasant Nature Center, guests can learn about the history of the area and desert wildlife. Step out onto the balcony surrounding the Nature Center to get a beautiful view of Lake Pleasant and an up-close look at Waddell Dam. The breathtaking views offer visitors a great place to relax, whether it is from a boat or shoreline picnic site. 2
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Individual or club fishing is available at Lake Pleasant by boat or shoreline. Various clubs and organizations schedule amateur to pro-national events each year. Spring and Summer are optimal times to fish at the lake. Spring is the best time for anglers with the water level being high. Largemouth bass are in the shallows. White bass and striped bass are also in season. Summer time heat pushes the fish into deeper water where it is cooler. Night fishing is one way to increase your odds for largemouth bass. White bass or stripers are active in deeper water. Catfish are most active at night in the coves.
Jason Blauvelt caught this 28-pound, 6.08-ounce, 42.12-inch striped bass on September 13, 2014. VisitPeoriaAZ.com
SmoothSailing IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS Peoria is surrounded by the rugged beauty and breathtaking terrain of the Sonoran Desert. Its stunning sunsets and statuesque saguaros serve as a spectacular backdrop for a city that beckons just about anyone to venture outdoors. Lake Pleasant Regional Park, a crown jewel of the city, is an oasis in the desert boasting more than 10,000 acres of water, two marinas, and boat and watercraft rentals galore. The park is an unparalleled pathway to desert exploration and recreation. Add that to an extensive trail system, archaeological sites, gliding lessons at the esteemed Turf Soaring School and more in Peoria. Looking for another type of outdoor adventure? The city boasts a bevy of urban outdoor experiences at its many neighborhood parks, city pools and the expansive Rio Vista Community Park & Recreation Center, a robust
indoor/outdoor facility featuring everything from splash pads and skate parks to racquetball courts, climbing walls and much more. Pioneer Community Park features six lighted sports fields for baseball and softball, four lighted multipurpose fields, a splash park and playground, fishing lake and picnicking areas. The park also caters to canines with an off-leash dog park where they can run and socialize with their four-legged friends. Venture just beyond the boundaries of Peoria and you can study the stateâ€™s natural flora and fauna at Desert Botanical Garden or get an up-close, worldly view of animals, reptiles and fish from around the world at the Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium.
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OUTDOORS Canyon Speedway Park 9777 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85345 (602) 258-7223 canyonspeedwaypark.com
The Hook Up Outfitters 8708 W. Harbor Blvd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 412-3474 thehookupoutfitters.com
Pleasant Harbor Marina 40202 N. 87th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85383 (602) 912-1644 azmarinas.com/pleasantharbor
Cowtown Paintball 10402 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (602) 695-0722 cowtownpaintball.com
Lake Pleasant Regional Park 41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd. Morristown, AZ 85342 (928) 501-1710 maricopa.gov/parks/lake_pleasant
Desert Botanical Gardens 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy. Phoenix, AZ 85008 (480) 941-1225 dbg.org
Peoria Sports Complex 16101 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-8700 peoriasportscomplex.com
Scorpion Bay Marina & Yacht Club 10970 W. Peninsula Rd. Morristown, AZ 85342 (928) 501-2628 scorpionbaymarina.com
White Tank Mountain Regional Park 20304 W. White Tank Mountain Rd. Waddell, AZ 85355 (623) 935-2505 maricopa.gov/parks/white_tank Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium 16501 W. Northern Ave. (623) 935-9453 wildlifeworld.com
Turf Soaring School 8700 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (602) 439-3621 turfsoaring.com
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A HEAVY HITTER IN SPRING TRAINING With one of the country’s best facilities for Spring Training baseball – not to mention year-round Arizona Summer and Fall League games – and convenient access to just about every major sporting venue, Peoria is a sunny playground for sports enthusiasts. In addition to Spring Training baseball with the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners, sports-minded visitors can enjoy regular season baseball with the Arizona Diamondbacks, football with the Arizona Cardinals, 6
basketball with the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury, hockey with the Arizona Coyotes and NASCAR racing at Phoenix International Raceway. With three public universities, including Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona, and a host of private colleges and universities like the Grand Canyon University, Arizona proves to be a favorite among college sports fans.
The San Diego Padres have trained in Arizona since their National League inception in 1969; from 1969 to 1993 the team trained in Yuma and established a worthy tradition there in its own right until moving to the new ballpark in Peoria in 1994. Peoria Sports Complex houses the San Diego Padres in a 60,846 square foot clubhouse, which was renovated in 2014 upon agreement of a new 20-year lease with the City of Peoria.* The new clubhouse layout includes 1,465 square feet of dining space; an updated performance center with 4,462 square feet of exercise and weight training space; a hydrotherapy facility with four plunge pools and one therapy pool. There are 393 lockers for the hundreds of minor and major league players, coaches, trainers and staff. Indeed, Peoria Sports Complex is much more than just a spring training home for the San Diego Padres. It is also the year-round player development home as well. Once the big league club has packed up and headed west for the summer, the Padres host extended spring training, which is then followed by the Arizona Rookie League, the fall instructional camp and the Arizona Fall League. Before you know it, fall turns to winter and just as most of the country is still hoping to thaw out from wintry weather, San Diegoâ€™s boys of summer return to Peoria for a new spring training. For these year-round operations, Peoria Sports Complex also features indoor and outdoor batting tunnels, six major-league-sized practice fields (four lighted) and three half-fields.
The Seattle Mariners have trained in Arizona since their American League inception in 1977. From 1977 to 1993 the team trained in Tempe, while in 1994 the team moved to the modern complex in Peoria. Peoria Sports Complex houses the Seattle Mariners in a 56,224 square foot clubhouse which was renovated in 2013 upon agreement of a new 20-year lease with the City of Peoria.* The new clubhouse layout includes 1,080 square feet of dining space for its big leaguers and 1,890 square feet for its minor leaguers; an updated performance center with 5,680 square feet of exercise and weight training space; a hydrotherapy facility with four plunge pools and one therapy pool and 414 lockers for the hundreds of minor and major league players, coaches, trainers and staff. Naturally, Peoria Sports Complex has much more than just the spring training season for the Seattle Mariners. It is also the player development facility on a year-round basis as well. The Mariners first begin with extended spring training, which is then followed by the Arizona Rookie League, the fall instructional camp and the Arizona Fall League. And, of course, it is where youâ€™ll find players of all levels in the organization rehabbing injuries, learning new positions and developing their skills during numerous mini-camps throughout the year.
* The Clubhouses have joined an elite group of buildings that have earned a LEED Gold Level certification from the US Green Building Council for it sustainability construction and design. LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices. To receive LEED certification, building projects satisfy prerequisites and earn points to achieve different levels of certification.
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PRO SPORTS Spring Training for San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners Peoria Sports Complex 16101 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-8700 peoriaspringtraining.com peoriasportscomplex.com Arizona Cardinals University of Phoenix Stadium 1 Cardinals Drive Glendale, AZ 85305 (602) 379-0102 azcardinals.com Arizona Diamondbacks Chase Field 401 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 462-6500 arizona.diamondbacks.mlb.com
NASCAR Auto Racing Phoenix International Raceway 125 S. Avondale Blvd. Avondale, AZ 85323 (623) 463-5400 phoenixraceway.com Arizona Coyotes Gila River Arena 9400 W. Maryland Ave. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 772-3200 coyotes.nhl.com Phoenix Suns – NBA Phoenix Mercury – WNBA US Airways Center 201 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 379-7878 nba.com/suns wnba.com/mercury
Arizona State Sun Devils Arizona State University Tempe, AZ thesundevils.com Arizona Wildcats University of Arizona Tucson, AZ arizonawildcats.com GCU Antelopes Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ gculopes.com NAU Lumberjacks Northern Arizona University Flagstaff, AZ nauathletics.com
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FOR A PERFECT GETAWAY Many consider golf a highlight of any great vacation. With hundreds of beautiful courses around Arizona that are as diverse as the landscape that surrounds them, Peoria is an ideal place to tee up for the perfect golf getaway. Gorgeous greens, flowing fairways, year-round play and convenient access to several award-winning courses located in and around Peoria make the Valley of the Sun a dream destination for golf enthusiasts.
GOLF COURSES Blackstone Country Club 12101 W. Blackstone Dr. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 707-8700 Blackstonecountryclub.com
Quintero Golf & Country Club 16752 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (928) 501-1500 quinterogolf.com
Westbrook Village Golf Club The Lakes Course 19260 N. Westbrook Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 566-4548 westbrookvillagegolf.com
Peoria Pines Golf Club 8411 N. 107th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 972-1364 peoriapines.com
Trilogy Golf Club at Vistancia 12575 W. Golf Club Dr. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 328-5100 trilogygolfclub.com/Vistancia
The Vistas Course 18823 N. Country Club Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 566-4548 westbrookvillagegolf.com
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Peoria Sports Complex is located in the heart of the P83 Entertainment District. The complex is the pinnacle economic and entertainment catalyst for our community and the west valley as a whole. The surrounding area includes hotels, shopping, entertainment and one of the highest concentrations of restaurants in the nation. Conveniently located off Highway 101, the complex is just south of Bell Road on 83rd Avenue. In addition to Spring Training baseball, the complex is host to a variety of events throughout the year, including youth and adult baseball tournaments, corporate functions, concerts, car and RV shows, 5k and 10k races and private parties. Peoria Sports Complex offers full service catering and is a unique setting for a variety of events. The complex is also home to various city-sponsored events such as the All American Festival, Halloween Monster Bash and the Easter Egg Hunt. Peoria is also home to two premier Community Parks with amenities for all ages. Rio Vista Community Park is located off Thunderbird Road just west of Highway 101. Pioneer Community Park is located at 83rd and Olive Avenues. Both facilities are available for rent for youth and adult sports tournaments, and offer individual and group ramada rentals. Peoria Sports Complex 16101 N 83rd Ave Peoria, AZ 85382
Pioneer Park 8755 N 83rd Ave Peoria, AZ 85345
Rio Vista Park 8866 W Thunderbird Rd Peoria, AZ 85381
• 1 main stadium • 12 full-sized practice fields • Merchandise and operational space • Concourse • Pavilion- 2,400 sq ft that can accommodate up to 300 people. • Parking lots - 950,000+ sq ft of rental capacity for your events
• 6 lighted baseball/ softball fields • 4 lighted soccer fields • Group and single ramadas • Urban Lake • Dog park • Splash park • Playground • Small event plaza (Heritage Court)
• 7 lighted softball fields • Multi-purpose soccer and baseball fields • Group and single picnic ramadas • Lighted sand volleyball courts • Urban lake • Playground & Tot Lot • Skate park • Splash park • Walk/jog path • Trail access • 51k+ square foot recreation center • Veterans Memorial Wall
For facility information and rentals, call (623) 773-8700
For sports field or ramada rentals, call (623) 773-7137
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PLAY ALL DAY “Where is the closest park?” That is one of the most common tourist questions from families. Burn off that extra energy and enjoy Peoria’s ideal climate at one of 35 parks. Peoria’s parks boast the latest and greatest playground equipment, one-of-a kind splash pads, unique urban fishing lakes and plenty of picnic tables, grills and ramada rentals. Rio Vista Community Park is a 52-acre jewel, featuring an urban lake, large group picnic ramada, lighted sand volleyball courts, playground and tot lot, skate park, multi-purpose fields, splash park, walking/hiking paths and trails, an more than 50,000 sq. ft. recreation center and a Veterans Memorial Wall. The 84-acre Pioneer Community Park offers similar amenities as well as a dog park and a heritage garden for small events.
CITY PARKS Alta Vista Park 10631 W. Williams Road Apache Park 8515 W. John Cabot Road Arrowhead Shores Park 8801 W. Paradise Lane Braewood Park 8742 W. Mercer Lane Calbrisa Park 8957 W. Tumblewood Drive Camino a Lago Park 21249 N. 98th Avenue Centennial Plaza 8401 W. Monroe Street Country Meadows Park 11098 W. Butler Avenue Deer Village Park 21217 N. 88th Lane Fletcher Heights Park 8135 W. Lone Cactus Drive Fletcher Heights Park North 7877 W. Hillcrest Boulevard Hayes Park 9845 N. 75th Avenue
Kiwanis Park 12687 N. 78th Drive Monroe Park 8820 W. Monroe Street Murphy Park 7230 W. Cheryl Drive Osuna Park 10510 N. 83rd Avenue Palo Verde Park 26200 N. 73rd Drive Parkridge Park 9734 W. Beardsley Road Paseo Verde Park 7665 W. Greenway Road Pioneer Community Park 8755 N. 83rd Avenue Rio Vista Community Park 8866 W. Thunderbird Road Roundtree Park 9118 N. 81st Avenue Scotland Yard Park 9251 W. Scotland Avenue Sonoran Mountain Ranch Park 7098 W. Miner Trail
Sundance Park 11091 N. 71st Avenue. Sunnyslope Park 9280 N. 71st Avenue Sunrise Park 20471 N. Fletcher Way Sunset Park 12458 W. Sunset Point Sweetwater Park 7460 W. Sweetwater Terramar Park 6900 W. Happy Valley Road Varney Park 11820 N. 81st Avenue Westgreen Park 8555 N. 87th Avenue Westland Park 31565 N. Westland Road WestWing Park 27100 N. WestWing Parkway Windrose Park 8350 W. Windrose Drive
EXPLORE NEW GROUND Whether you’re seeking a path to great views, tranquility or physical fitness, Peoria has the perfect trail for you! Lace up your hiking boots and explore the beauty of the desert Southwest with trails to accommodate trekkers of all types. Take a leisurely stroll along a river bed, ascend a rocky mountain slope, explore the ruins of ancient civilizations or meander along trails embedded in master-planned communities throughout Peoria. The city offers more than 25 miles of hiking and biking trails that include 15 miles of uninterrupted trail along the New River corridor. No matter which path you choose, it’s sure to lead to new discoveries around every bend.
Safe Hiking Tips: • Bring plenty of water • Use sunscreen and wear a hat • Wear appropriate clothing and adequate footwear • Know your ability and proceed with caution at all times • Don’t hike alone and always tell someone where you’re going and when you’ll be back
TRAILHEADS East Wing Mountain Trails 7098 W. Miner Tr. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 773-7120 peoriaaz.gov/hikingtrails Estrella Mountain Regional Park 14805 W. Vineyard Ave. Goodyear, AZ 85338 (623) 932-3811 maricopa.gov/parks/estrella
Lake Pleasant Regional Park 41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Rd. Morristown, AZ 85342 (928) 501-1710 maricopa.gov/parks/lake_pleasant
Sunrise and West Wing Mountain West Wing School 26716 N. High Desert Dr. Peoria, AZ 85383 peoriaaz.gov/hikingtrails
McDowell Mountain Regional Park 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr. MMRP, AZ 85225 (480) 471-0173 maricopa.gov/parks/mcdowell
Thunderbird Conservation Park 59th Avenue north of Deer Valley Rd. Glendale, AZ glendaleaz.com/parksandrecreation/ ThunderbirdPark.cfm
New River Trail Rio Vista Community Park 8866 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 peoriaaz.gov/hikingtrails
White Tank Mountain Regional Park 20304 W. White Tank Mountain Rd. Waddell, AZ 85355 (623) 935-2505 maricopa.gov/parks/white_tank
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For those who love non-stop sports action and want it for a fraction of the price, come play in Peoria. The Peoria Sports Complex is the spring training home of the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners. The teams host training and developmental leagues throughout the year, and the public is always invited to the tournaments and games to take in the crack of the bat and get a sneak peek at future stars. Bring your glove for foul ball frenzy! To keep the baseball theme continuing, the city has several batting cages and baseball training facilities and opportunities for youth, many staffed with former college athletes and MLB professionals, so you can develop your young one's talent early. Located in the heart of Peoria's P83 Entertainment District, the Peoria Sports Complex is just steps away from some of the west valley's best shopping, restaurants and bars. The evolution of the P83 District proves to be the ultimate experience for all sports fans, thanks to easy access to other valley sporting venues such as University of Phoenix Stadium and Gila River Arena via the Loop 101.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURE Whether you like hiking, golfing, terrain bicycling, mountain climbing, jet skiing, paddle boarding or kit surfing, Peoria has it all. With more than 25 miles of hiking trails and 35 parks, Peoria is a playground for adults and kids alike. The city is home to Central Arizona’s second largest lake, Lake Pleasant, but you don’t have to own a boat or water craft to partake in the wet and wild fun. The lake offers several places to rent boats, water equipment and recreational rentals. Also, don’t fret if you don’t know how to navigate the lake area. The city of Peoria and Maricopa County offer many classes to teach kayaking by sunlight or moonlight and classes on what hiking trails will lead to the most pristine sunsets and picturesque landscapes.
BRAINIAC Look to the stars as you explore Peoria and begin with the Challenger Space Center. This award-winning museum takes you up to space to inspire, excite and educate people of all ages about the mysteries and wonders of space, science and the universe in which we live. The space center features flight simulators, multimedia presentations about space travel and exploration and 14
many interactive, hands-on activities. Culture enthusiasts can take a walk back in time at the Peoria Historic Museum. Visitors can walk through the old school house, featuring an authentic replica of a grammar school classroom as well as a host of other exhibits providing a window into Peoria’s history. This can be reflected by the many art pieces on display at the Peoria Art Gallery, located in Peoria’s city hall and hosted by the West Valley Art Museum. The West Valley Art Museum Permanent Collections contain more than 1,651 items from more than 75 countries. The collection also is home to more than 1,000 pieces of ethnic dress and textiles. Currently, West Valley Art Museum has the largest collection of ethnic dress in the southwest. The Museum also collects fine art prints from all over the world and includes such American artists as Andy Warhol, Peter Max and T.C. Cannon.
THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT Looking for high-quality, New York-style Broadway productions, look no further. The Arizona Broadway Theatre is a year-round, professional theatre company offering professional musicals in Peoria. The Broadway lineup is complemented by a refined dining experience, giving theatergoers a great night of entertainment in one beautiful location. Another hot spot for theatre is The Peoria Center for the Performing Arts, which not only brings award-winning community theater to the downtown area, but also children's programming with summer camps, a traveling "Youth Readers Theater" program and special events throughout the year. Ongoing tours of the facility are also available on a monthly basis.
GIRL’S NIGHT OUT For those who appreciate the benefits of relaxation and rejuvenation, Peoria boasts two spas located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert. Alevea Spa at Vistancia and The Spa at Cibola Vista provide premier spa, salon and wellness services. Desert spas offer a unique experience, balancing tranquility with nature – an experience only found here in the southwest. Peoria also happens to be home to some of the best shopping destinations, with a full menu of shops in the northern Vistancia region and more in the P83 Entertainment District. Be sure to start your day early and make time for lunch at one of the dozens of great restaurants to be found serving everything from soups and salads to sushi and world fare.
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Dining in Peoria is a culinary experience that will leave you savoring Peoria. There are more than 100 restaurants that cater to every palate. Enjoy sipping fine wines, tasting locally brewed beers while embracing eclectic and ethnic meals that can’t be found anywhere else. Leave room for dessert – we do a sweet job of that, too!
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KRAZY KID FUN Peoria is known to be a family-friendly destination that offers many kids activities for a reasonable price. We know that when traveling with the family it is important to find activities the entire group can enjoy, and that is where Peoria can help. There is something for everyone at every age. Launch into space at the Challenger Space Center. Splash around in two large, modern splash pads and fish at Rio Vista and Pioneer Community parks. Hang with the pros at the Peoria Sports Complex for either spring training or soccer. Finish your day with non-stop jumping at Sky Zone, an indoor trampoline park that will help your kids burn off that extra energy in no time.
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Natural wonders and native experiences make Arizona a one-of-a-kind travel destination. With easy access to major highways and interstates, Peoria is the perfect place from which to venture out and explore the undeniable charm of the desert Southwest. Day trips around the state can unveil the rugged beauty of the Grand Canyon; the flare of the old west that still lives in towns like Cave Creek, Jerome and Tombstone; the awe-inspiring splendor of the red rocks of Sedona; the spirituality of the Navajo Nation; and much more. Visit arizonaguide.com to plan your day trip!
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With sunny skies and warm temperatures, Arizona offers year-round fun in the sun! AVERAGE TEMPERATURE ยบF (LOW/HIGH)
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For more information about your trip to Arizona, contact the Arizona Office of Tourism at (602)364-3700 or visit www.tourism.az.gov
AIRPORTS Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport 3400 E. Sky Harbor Blvd. Phoenix, AZ 85034 (602) 273-3300 skyharbor.com
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport 6033 S. Sossaman Rd. Mesa, AZ 85212 (480) 988-7600 phxmesagateway.org
Deer Valley Airport 702 W. Deer Valley Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85027 (623) 869-0975 deervalleyairport.com
Pleasant Valley Airport 8700 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (602) 439-3621 pleasantvalleyairport.com
Glendale Municipal Airport 6801 N. Glen Harbor Blvd. Glendale, AZ 85307 (623) 930-2188 glendaleaz.com/airport
Scottsdale Airport 15000 N. Airport Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (480) 312-2321 scottsdaleaz.gov/airport
P83 PARTY Live music, zip lines, carnival games, food and the Northwest Valley’s largest beer garden make the P83 Party the perfect way to celebrate Spring Training. For more information and to purchase tickets to the upcoming P83 Party, visit P83az.com or contact Peoria Sports Complex Ticket Office at (623)773-8720.
BRAVO PEORIA! This one-day showcase of family fun at Sunrise Mountain Library and Camino a Lago Park features an array of activities for children, teens and adults, including classes on e-readers and digital downloads, children’s crafts, face painting, tattoos and balloon making. For more information, call (623)773-8650 or visit peoriaaz.gov/library.
SPRING TRAINING Peoria Sports Complex is the spring training home of Major League Baseball's San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners. As part of the Cactus League, the teams play 13 other MLB teams, including the Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, Chicago Cubs, and LA Dodgers, during the months of February and March. For more information, visit springtrainingpeoria.com
DOLLY SANCHEZ EASTER EGG HUNT Held annually the Saturday before Easter, this event offers something for everyone. Candy hunts for eight different age groups, a petting zoo, pony rides, train rides, make-n-take crafts, face painting, carnival games, fun inflatables, and much more. Admission and parking are free when you bring canned food to benefit the St. Mary’s/Westside Food Bank Alliance. For more information, call (623)773-7137 or visit peoriaaz.gov/specialevents.
ALL-AMERICAN FESTIVAL The city of Peoria hosts a July 4th All American Festival each year at Peoria Sports Complex in celebration of Independence Day. This family-friendly affair features everything from fireworks, multiple stages of music and food, games and water activities for kids of all ages. For more information, visit peoriaaz.gov/specialevents or call (623)773-7137.
HALLOWEEN MONSTER BASH A frighteningly-friendly environment for goblins and goons looking for a safe place to trick-or-treat. Activities include a parade of costumes contest, inflatables, carnival games, make-n-take crafts, puppet shows, fright zone and more. Free admission with canned food to help benefit the St. Maryâ€™s/Westside Food Bank Alliance. For more information, call (623)773-7137 or visit peoriaaz.gov/specialevents. OLD TOWN HOLIDAY FESTIVAL Held annually on the second Friday after Thanksgiving, the festival spreads enough holiday cheer to put even Ebenezer Scrooge in the spirit of the season. From cookie decorating and caroling, to wagon rides, shopping, nearly 20 tons of snow, and a visit from jolly old Saint Nick himself, this party provides the perfect start to the holidays. For more information, visit peoriaaz.gov/specialevents or call (623)773-7137.
ARIZONA BROADWAY THEATRE
ARTS & CULTURE
CulturalAwakening PEORIA TAKES CENTER STAGE With a rich history steeped in western tradition, Peoria’s love of the arts is evidenced by its varied museums, galleries and playhouse theaters. Fine art galleries, historical museums, expansive libraries and out-of-this-world destinations like the Challenger Space Center add to the city’s distinct culture.
If you’re in the mood for a little drama during your getaway, you’ll take great pleasure in performing arts venues like the Arizona Broadway Theatre and Theater Works located in the heart of Peoria and the many neighboring showcase pavilions around the Valley. Sit back and enjoy the show!
ENTERTAINMENT Arizona Broadway Theatre 7701 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-8400 azbroadway.org
Herberger Theater Center 222 E. Monroe St. Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 254-7399 herbergertheater.org
AK-Chin Pavilion 2121 N. 83rd Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85035 (602) 254-7200 livenation.com
Musical Instrument Museum 4725 E. Mayo Blvd. Phoenix, AZ 85050 (480) 478-6000 themim.org
Challenger Space Center Arizona 21170 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 322-2001 azchallenger.org
Orpheum Theater 203 W. Adams St. Phoenix, AZ 85003 (602) 534-5600 phoenix-theater.com
Children’s Museum of Phoenix 215 N. 7th St. Phoenix, AZ 85034 (602) 253-0501 childrensmuseumofphoenix.org
Palo Verde Ruin 26200 N. 73rd Dr. Peoria, AZ 85383 peoriaaz.gov/historicpreservation
Sunrise Mountain Library 21109 N. 98th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-8650 library.peoriaaz.gov
Peoria Arizona Historical Society Museum 10304 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 487-8030 azcama.org/museums/peoria
The Phoenix Symphony 75 N. 2nd St. Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 495-1117 phoenixsymphony.org
Peoria Art Gallery in the Peoria City Hall 8401 W. Monroe St. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 773-7053 peoriaaz.gov
Theater Works Peoria Center for the Performing Arts 8355 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 815-7930 theaterworks.org
Peoria Central School 10304 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria AZ peoriaaz.gov/historicpreservation
West Valley Symphony Valley Vista Performing Arts Center 15550 N. Parkview Pl. Surprise, AZ 85374 (623) 236-6781 www.westvalleysymphony.org
Comerica Theatre 400 W. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ 85003 (602) 379-2800 comericatheatre.com Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N. Frontier St. Wickenburg, AZ 85390 (928) 684-2272 westernmuseum.org Frank Lloyd Wright Taliesin West 12621 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd. Scottsdale, AZ 85259 (480) 627-5340 franklloydwright.org Heard Museum 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 252-8848 heard.org
Peoria First Presbyterian Church 10236 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ (623) 979-4682 peoriapresbyterianchurch.org
Peoria Jail House 8322 W. Washington St. Peoria, AZ 85345 peoriaaz.gov/historicpreservation Peoria Main Library 8463 W. Monroe St. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 773-7555 library.peoriaaz.gov Phoenix Art Museum 1645 N. Central Ave Phoenix, AZ 85004 (602) 257-1222 phxart.org
CHALLENGER SPACE CENTER ARIZONA
FUN FOR EVERYONE INDOOR FUN AMF Peoria Lanes Bowling 8475 W. Olive Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 486-1496 amf.com/peorialanes AZ Ice Peoria 15829 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 334-1200 azicepeoria.com Challenger Space Center Arizona 21170 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 322-2001 azchallenger.org
It can be said that the Peoria area is a perfect playground for visitors of all ages, and our family-friendly amenities and activities are a testament to family fun. From water parks like Wet ‘n’ Wild, to skate parks like Rio Vista and performance venues such as Creative Stages Youth Theatre, we have plenty to keep the kiddos engaged and entertained, day or night!
Harkins Theatres Arrowhead Fountains 18 16046 N. Arrowhead Fountains Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-0122 harkinstheatres.com Harkins Theatres Park West 14 9804 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 772-0707 harkinstheatres.com It’s All in the Game Sports Center 7797 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-4263 itsallinthegame.com
LAN Speed Games 6750 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-0560 lanspeedgames.com Peoria Sports Plex 16083 N. 75th Ave Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-2444 peoriasportsplex.com Shooter’s World 8966 W. Cactus Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 776-7200 azshootersworld.com
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park 9040 W. Larkspur Dr. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 979-4000 phoenix.skyzonesports.com Wazee’s World 9750 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria AZ, 85345 (623) 418-8234 wazeesworld.com
Aqua-Tots Swim School 21505 N. 78th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 376-6554 aqua-tots.com
Pump It Up 14131 N. Rio Vista Blvd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 572-0090 pumpitupparty.com
Hubbard Family Swim School 8402 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (602) 971-4044 hubbardswim.com
Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix 4243 W. Pinnacle Peak Rd. Glendale, AZ 85310 (623) 201-2000 wetnwildphoenix.com
Foothills SK8 Court Plaza 5708 W. Union Hills Dr. Glendale, AZ 85308 (623) 930-2820 glendaleaz.com
Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium 16501 W. Northern Ave. Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 (623) 935-9453 wildlifeworld.com
Spotlight Youth Theatre 10620 N. 43rd Ave. Glendale, AZ 85304 (602) 843-8318 spotlightyouththeatre.org
WHAT TO EAT
FlavorfulExperiences Memorable vacations are defined by the sights, sounds and tastes that blend together to create an unforgettable experience. Dozens of restaurants and local eateries through-
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Heidi’s Brooklyn Deli 8360 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 412-8100 heidisbrooklyndeli.com
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewery 9748 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 772-6470 bjsrestaurants.com
Lakeside Bar and Grill 9980 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-1470 lakesidebarandgrillaz.com
Blu Burger Grille 9828 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 877-3200 bluburger.com
Diesel Country 15814 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-3333 facebook.com/ dieselcountryrockbar
Mercer’s Restaurant 9720 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 972-0933 mercersrestaurant.com
Brothers Family Restaurant 8466 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-1077 brothersfamilyrestaurant.com
Freak’n Brewing Company 9299 W. Olive Ave, Ste 513 Peoria, AZ, 85345 (623) 738-5804 freaknbrew.com
The Moon Saloon 16554 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-2424 themoonsaloon.com
The Cheesecake Factory 16134 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-2233 thecheesecakefactory.com
Gallagher’s Sports Grill 6750 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 486-2118 gallaghersaz.com
Peoria Café 8405 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-7873 peoriacafe.com
Chili’s Grill and Bar 7717 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-5850
Haymakers 124762 N. Lake Pleasant Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-1515 haymakersaz.com
Wild Horse West 8415 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-0740 wildhorsewest.com
out Peoria and easy access to some of the state’s most esteemed dining destinations ensure a palate-pleasing getaway for even the most discerning travelers.
10040 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 572-0107 chilis.com
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store 16845 N. 84th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 875-1136 crackerbarrel.com
Hooter’s 16550 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 776-0123 hooters.com
Links Neighborhood Grill 18823 N. Country Club Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 561-1681 thelinksgrill.com McAlister’s Deli 8215 W. Bell Rd. Ste. 125 Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-3354 www.mcalistersdeli.com Mr. Goodcent’s Subs and Pastas 8940 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 977-2120 goodcentssubs.com Paradise Bakery and Café 9918 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 889-3308 paradisebakery.com Paradise Bakery and Café 7635 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-3261 paradisebakery.com Red Lobster 7921 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-1570 redlobster.com
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers 16233 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 334-4600 redrobin.com
Don Lencho’s 8420 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 487-7086 donlenchos.com
Famous Dave’s 16148 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-3706 famousdaves.com
Smashburger 9918 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-3636 smashburger.com
On the Border 7873 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 247-7606 ontheborder.com
Leo’s Island BBQ 7665 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-1128 leosislandbbq.net
Sunset Bistro at the Lakes 19260 N. Westbrook Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 566-1132 sunsetbistro.net
Rubio’s 7407 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-7050 rubios.com
Texas Roadhouse 16079 N. Arrowhead Fountain Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 486-9093 texasroadhouse.com
Sweet Tomatoes 7565 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-0307 souplantation.com
Rubio’s 24920 N. Lake Pleasant Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 362-9515 rubios.com
Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill 9824 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 208-7288 countrybarpeoria.com
Salty Senorita 8011 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-4822 saltysenorita.com
Uncle Sam’s 18913 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 362-3900 unclesamsaz.com
MEXICAN Abuelo’s Mexican Food Embassy 16092 N. Arrowhead Fountain Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-8282 abuelos.com Carolina’s Mexican Food 9030 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 487-1400 carolinasmexicanfood.com Chipotle 16680 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-1907 chipotle.com
Taqueria Los Angeles 10590 N. 90th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 334-3843 Top Shelf Mexican Cantina 21910 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 561-0050 topshelfmexicanfood.com
BBQ Dillon’s Restaurant 8706 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 979-5353 dillonsrestaurant.com Dillon’s Scorpion Bay Marina, Lake Pleasant 10970 W. Peninsula Blvd. Morristown, AZ 85342 (928) 501-2227 dillonsrestaurant.com
ASIAN Ah-So Sushi & Steak Restaurant 16610 N. 75th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-8862 ahsoaz.com Big Heng 7530 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 334-9888 Bobo China 8738 W. Cholla St. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 878-5222 bobochinapeoria.com Elephant Bar Restaurant 16160 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-0100 elephantbar.com J & M Restaurant 9501 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 878-6216 Kabuki Sushi & Grill 8378 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 486-6603 kabukisushiphoenix.com
K Sushi Bar and Grill 16055 N. Arrowhead Fountain Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 486-4333 P.F. Chang’s China Bistro 16170 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-3335 pfchangs.com Squid Ink Sushi Bar 9947 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 561-7747 squidinksushi.com Sushi Yuki 8345 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 334-2353 sushiyuki.com
STEAKHOUSES Firebirds Wood Fired Grill 16067 N. Arrowhead Fountains Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-0500 firebirdsrestaurants.com Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar 9712 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 772-9463 flemingssteakhouse.com
ITALIAN/PIZZA Bruno’s Pizza 6750 W. Olive Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 412-3372 brunospizzanwings.com Buca di Beppo 16091 N. Arrowhead Fountain Ctr. Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-9463 bucadibeppo.com
Fuzzy’s Chicago Pizza 8960 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 977-2224 fuzzyschicagostylepizza.com Grimaldi’s Pizzeria 9788 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 486-4455 grimaldispizzeria.com Humble Pie Peoria 15703 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 334-2700 humblepieusa.com Olive Garden 7889 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-4955 olivegarden.com Rosati’s Pizza 10651 W. Olive Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 486-6666 rosatispeoria.com Streets of New York 9249 W. Union Hills Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 875-6600 streetsofnewyork.com
Twisted Italian 9940 W. Happy Valley Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 537-4000 eattwisted.com
Corner Bakery Café 16222 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-4550 cornerbakerycafe.com
BAKERIES, SWEETS, COFFEE & TEA
Dolce Yogurt 8995 W. Olive Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-6523
AZ Yo Co Frozen Yogurt 8215 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-2928 azyoco.com
Donutsville 8275 W. Lake Pleasant Pkwy Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 825-4406 donutsville.com
Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf 7407 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-9680 coffeebean.com
Dunkin’ Donuts 9940 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 376-2586 dunkindonuts.com
Cold Stone Creamery 8215 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-1926 9918 W. Happy Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 566-1400
Jamba Juice 7369 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 486-1400 jambajuice.com Java Grounds Coffee and Yogurt 8385 W. Deer Valley Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 572-8887
Starbucks 7518 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 979-5479 24654 N. Lake Pleasant Rd Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 561-0231 starbucks.com
MEDITERRANEAN Greek Wraps 7369 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 776-1800 greekwraps.com Gyros Palace 8378 Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 486-2160
SHOPPING & SPA
TILTED KILT PEORIA
FOR MIND & BODY
Shopping can be a highlight of any vacation, and Peoria is a perfect place to shop to your heart’s content. From nationally recognized retail outlets to locally owned and operated boutiques boasting unique, one-of-a-kind creations, the options are seemingly endless.
Arrowhead Towne Center 7700 W. Arrowhead Towne Ctr. Glendale, AZ 85308 (623) 979-7720 arrowheadtownecenter.com
Tanger Outlets 6800 N. 95th Ave. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 877-9500 tangeroutlets.com/glendale
Cabela’s 9380 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 872-6700 cabelas.com
Westgate City Center 6770 N. Sunrise Blvd. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 385-7502 westgatecitycenter.com
Park West Mall 9744 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 877-0096 shopparkwest.com
Outlets at Anthem 4250 W. Anthem Way Phoenix, AZ 85086 (623) 465-9500 outletsatanthem.com
YOU’LL NEVER WANT TO LEAVE While visiting Peoria, be sure to indulge in a little “me time” and pamper yourself. From hair, skin and nail care services to massage, acupuncture, body wraps and more, you’re sure to find your favorite indulgence. Relax, rejuvenate and revive. You’re worth it! VisitPeoriaAZ.com
SPA & WELLNESS Alvea Spa at Vistancia 27980 N. Trilogy Blvd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 215-6290 alveavistancia.com The Spa at Cibola Vista 27501 N. Lake Pleasant Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 889-6776 cibolavista.com/spa
AFTER A HARD DAY OF PLAY
FREAK’N BREWING COMPANY
AFTER DARK Diesel Country 15814 N. 83rd Ave Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 878-3333 cockdiesel.com
Salty Senorita 8011 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-4822 saltysenorita.com
FuNuGyz 8378 W. Thunderbird Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381 (623) 487-1271 funugyzaz.com
Tilted Kilt 16840 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 486-5458 tiltedkilt.com
The Moon Saloon 16554 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 773-2424 themoonsaloon.com
Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill 9824 W. Northern Ave Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 208-7288 countrybarpeoria.com
Q Bar & Grill 6750 W. Olive Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-9333 qbarandgrill.org
Take advantage of Peoria after hours. Feel the beat at Toby Keith's I Love this Bar and Grill or enjoy an assortment of the best and biggest Whiskey selection at The Haymaker Restaurant Co. Sample fine Arizona craft beers in Peoria's first tasting room at Freak’n Brewing Company, a brewery that uses fresh ingredients and scientific methods to ensure the quality of the beer. Tours are available to show where and how the beer is produced. The sweeter side of Peoria can be discovered at Winery 101, which offers a wine tasting room, featuring handcrafted Southpaw Cellars wine with an Arizona flare. The owners produce wines from grapes grown in Arizona. And don’t forget to watch the big game at the sports bars lined up in the P83 District. If you're hungry, Peoria is ready to serve up the goods. With a menu ready to quench every craving and thirst, the city offers the best in dining, live music and after-hour entertainment.
Winery 101 9299 W. Olive Avenue #101 Peoria, AZ 85345 (520) 477-9463 www.gcwine.com
WHERE TO STAY
AFTER A LONG NIGHT OF PLAY Peoria has all of the accommodations that youâ€™re looking for. From luxury resorts to a place to park your RV...Peoria is your home away from home. Hotels in the P83 Sports and Entertainment District are steps away from the Peoria Sports Complex as well as a diverse array of restaurants and shops. For a desert escape, spa treatments, horseback riding and a variety of onsite activities, check in to Cibola Vista Resort and Spa. Kids can enjoy water slides, dive-in movies and fun activities.
ACCOMMODATIONS HOTELS Cibola Vista Resort and Spa 27501 N. Lake Pleasant Pkwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (623) 889-6700 cibolavista.com Comfort Suites 8473 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 334-3993 comfortsuites.com Extended Stay America Peoria 7345 W. Bell Rd. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-0020 extendedstayhotels.com Hampton Inn Peoria 8408 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 486-9918 hampton.com
Holiday Inn Express Peoria-North/Glendale 16771 N. 84th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (800) 315-2621 hiexpress.com La Quinta Inn & Suites 16321 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 487-1900 lq.com Days Hotel Peoria 8955 NW Grand Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-7200 ramada.com Residence Inn Phoenix/Glendale/Peoria 8435 W. Paradise Ln. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-2074 residenceinn.com
Value Place Peoria 8949 W. Sweetwater Ave. Peoria, AZ 85831 (623) 486-2345 valueplace.com
Pleasant Harbor RV Resort 8708 W. Harbor Blvd. Peoria, AZ 85383 (800) 475-3272 pleasantharbor.com
Sundial Mobile and RV Park 9250 N. 75th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-1921
Apollo Village 10701 N. 99th Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 933-0166 Casa Del Sol Resort West 11411 N. 91st Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 979-6913
Turf Soaring RV Park Pleasant Valley Airport 8700 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 (602) 439-3621 turfsoaringrvpark.com
Palm Shadows 7300 N. 51st Ave. Glendale, AZ 85301 (623) 934-1308 Paradise RV Resort 10950 W. Union Hills Dr. Sun City, AZ 85373 (928) 501-1710
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