Looking for fun things to do in Arizona? Check out this list of awesome things you can do! You can also speak to our Phoenix real estate agents if you’d like more information about the area’s amenities.
The valley’s first professional sports franchise. The Suns are on the rise again. Visit their newly renovated arena for a great night of fun!
Nothing beats a day at the ballpark! Be sure to arrive early and experience the opening of the roof.
Arizona’s NFL team is a ton of fun to watch, and their stadium is definitely worth experiencing. Located in Westgate, you can catch a game, shop, and eat.
The Ice Den is a neighbor of our Arizona Cardinals. Also located in Westgate; you can catch a game and find so much else to do before and after the game.
Old Town Scottsdale
Whether you are looking for shopping, casual or fine dining, loud partying or a quiet place to hang out, Old Town Scottsdale is for you!
Animals, events, desert landscaping, and an enjoyable walk make for a great day at the Zoo!
Think the desert is all dirt and tumbleweeds? Think again. Desert Botanical Garden is home to thousands of species of cactus, trees, and flowers from all around the world.
Where the desert meets the ocean! Is it 110 degrees outside? Head inside to the Aquarium and enjoy the aquatic life in a nice cool atmosphere.
Talking Stick Resort and Casino
Resort and Casino located in Scottsdale. Dining and many amenities to choose from including spa, pool and golf.
There is no shortage of great shopping spots in the Phoenix area! Whether you want to escape the heat indoors or walk outside enjoying a cool desert night with beautiful sights, here are some great places to get you started.
Fashion Square Mall
One of the most beautiful indoor malls in the country located in Old Town Scottsdale.
Chandler Fashion Center
For those interested in living in the South Valley, Chandler Fashion Center is a great indoor mall with all the popular shopping and restaurants.
Arrowhead Towne Center
Interested in living in the West valley? You are sure to make Arrowhead Towne Center a place you visit to shop and eat often! Located in Peoria, you can also catch a Spring Training game.
The heart of Tempe, ASU campus life is found on Mill Avenue. Lots of shops, bars, and restaurants to choose from. Also nearby is Tempe Town Lake if you want to go out on a paddle boat and enjoy the sun!
Restaurants, Food and Drink
Whether you are looking for some local restaurants or something delicious to remind you of home, we have some great suggestions for you!
Ajo Als Mexican Café
Family owned and operated Mexican restaurant since 1986. Humble opinion of Mahody Realty ownership they are the best Mexican restaurant on the planet!
DeFalco’s Italian Eatery & Grocery
Delicious restaurant and grocery in one. Whether you want to buy some ingredients to take home and cook yourself, or you’d like to sit down for a nice dinner, or glass of wine, DeFalco’s in Old Town Scottsdale is for you!
A family-owned restaurant since 1961, Barro’s and their absolutely delicious pizza have been serving Arizona since 1980.
Moving to Phoenix from Chicago? Then Portillo’s is probably one of your favorites! They offer the closest to homemade Chocolate cake that you will find!
Sugar Bowl Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant
A throwback to the 50’s, people come from all over the country to enjoy a delicious dessert at the Sugar Bowl!
Organ Stop Pizza
Great pizza, and very entertaining! Great place for a birthday or celebration, or a Friday night out. Stop in, enjoy the food, request your favorite classic song and enjoy the tunes from an impressive pipe organ while you eat!
One of the first things people do when visiting or moving to a new city is find the nearest Starbucks. There are no shortage of Starbucks locations across the valley.
In N Out
In-N-Out is one of Americas favorites…So it’s not surprising how many of our clients are quick to find out if we have In-N-Out here. With 7 locations across the valley, and open late, you are sure to be able to satisfy your craving!
Whether you are looking for local grocery stores, or the mega stores for bulk shopping, Phoenix has plenty of groceries nearby to choose from.
13 locations in the valley for your grocery and pharmacy needs.
No shortage of Fry’s Food And Drug. With over 50 locations valley wide grocery shopping is very easy.
Nearly 20 locations across the Phoenix Metro area. Safeway is there for all of your grocery and pharmacy need. Some of their locations offer gas stations as well.
Membership with discounted prices, usually in bulk purchases. Their gas prices are almost always the lowest in town, so that by itself makes a membership worth your while!
If you are used to shopping at Walmart for your family, that does not have to change moving to the Phoenix area. There is almost always a Walmart store nearby!
Sam’s Club is Walmart’s version of Costco. It’s a membership-only retail warehouse where you can find discounted pricing on bulk items.
As you plan your move to the valley of Phoenix, you and your Phoenix real estate agent will need to set up your single-family home’s utilities; here are a few to get you started.
Arizona Public Service covers the majority of the Phoenix area for Power.
For those areas not covered by APS, Salt River Project will likely be your Power provider.
Cable and Internet Provider.
An alternative to local Cable.
Mobile personal and business solutions.
The Cell phone provider that offers unlimited 5G is here to serve your mobile phone needs in the Phoenix area.