Spring Training is here! But that is not the only thing to do while you’re in Mesa, whether you are in town cheering on the Chicago Cubs, or rooting for the Oakland A’s, be sure to take some time to check out these local attractions:



Take a hike! It is easy to fall in love with the Sonoran Desert scenery when you get out there and get active. Start trail blazing at these locations:


Hiking at Lost Dutchman



Lost Dutchman State Park


Wave Cave Via the Carney Springs Trailhead


Peralta Trail


Butcher Jones Trail







Take your swing on the golf course. Mesa is home to several award-winning golf courses all set in beautiful South western backdrops. The Arizona sunshine allows visitors and residents of the Valley to play golf all year round. Places to schedule your next tee time:


Longbow Golf Club golfers




Augusta Ranch Golf Club 


Longbow Golf Club


Las Sendas Golf Club


Sunland Springs Golf Club








Hit the museums or even the Zoo. Whether it is a family affair or a day to explore our culture, Mesa offers a little something for everyone.


AZ History



 I.D.E.A Museum


Phoenix Zoo


Arizona Museum of Natural History


Musical Instrument Museum


Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West







Now that’s entertainment! Our playful city makes it easy to get lost in the fun. Home to multiple interactive and viewing attractions, you will never be bored.


Schnepf Farms Pumpkin and Chili Party


Schnepf Farms 


Mesa Arts Center


Barleens Dinner Show


Rockin R’ Ranch


Escape Room Mesa


Golfland Sunsplash


Mesa Riverview






Seasonal Festivities are what help make Mesa the thriving and culturally engaged environment that it is. Here’s what local events will be going on during Spring Training:


         Renaissance Fesitval                                                                                          

Downtown Mesa Festival of Arts


Arizona Renaissance Festival


Downtown Mesa 2nd Friday Night Out









Grab a bite and a pint. Nothing is better than an ice cold beer while enjoying America’s favorite past time.


Cellar Pub



Beer Research Institute 


Cellar Pub at Sun Devil Liquors


Stats Sports Grille at Sheraton Mesa at Wrigleyville West


Desert Eagle Brewing Company


Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row


Raging Bull Sports Bar and Grill










For even more things to do while you are in town, check out our events calendar!



Tickets for games are on sale NOW, don’t miss out on the chance to sit behind home plate or get comfy on the lawn. Click here for Oakland A’s and here for Chicago Cubs!


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Still need a place to stay while your in town? Here's a few conveniently located options:

  • Sheraton Mesa Hotel at Wrigleyville West- 0.2m from Sloan Park, 3.6m from HoHokam Stadium
  • Phoenix Marriott Mesa Hotel- 3.7m from Sloan Park, 1.4m from HoHokam Stadium
  • Hilton Phoenix Mesa- 4.4m from Sloan Park, 5.0m from HoHokam Stadium