Phoenix – Things to do with your Team

When traveling to other states for sporting events it’s always interesting to explore what another city has to offer. There are many entertaining things to do in the city of Phoenix, Arizona, whether it is educational, recreational, or just for everyone’s enjoyment. You’re sure to find something everyone on the team would like to do.



Desert Botanical Garden

There are a number of museums and exhibits to explore in Phoenix. The Desert Botanical Garden is a 140-acre botanical garden found in Papago Park within Phoenix. Explore over 50,000 desert plants with your team and stare in amazement at the beautiful displays the garden has created.

You have the choice of five thematic trails that focus on the following topics: Conservation, Desert Living, Plants and People of the Sonoran Desert, and Desert Wildflowers. You also have the opportunity to sign up for a tour and depending on the time of your visit, you can enjoy seasonal exhibits. The Desert Botanical Garden also hosts events and runs activities throughout the year. Don’t forget to stop by Patio Cafe for a quick bite to eat or stop by the garden’s gift and plant shop. 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008


Arizona Science Center

The Arizona Science Center offers over 300 interactive kid-friendly exhibits, as well as a giant-screen theater that runs all sorts of educational films. They even have a planetarium that boasts one of the largest domes in the west.

As you venture through the galleries, you and your team will learn about fascinating topics like physics, transportation, geology, physiology, computers, and more. Many of the over 300 displays are interactive and encourage a hands-on approach. The Arizona Science Center is appropriate for all ages, so no matter how old your team is, they’ll have a blast learning about all the cool exhibits. 600 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85004


Castles N’ Coasters

If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush when you’re in Phoenix, Castles N’ Coasters is the place to be. This center is for mini golf and thrill rides. You can pick from four different miniature golf courses, enjoy the roller coasters they have or play in the inside video game arcade. The best part about this amusement park is that it’s open all year round. No matter when you’re in town the park will be open for you to enjoy. 9445 N Metro Pkwy E, Phoenix, AZ 85051


Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix

It’s no secret that Phoenix can get a bit hot, arid actually. There’s no better way to escape the heat while you’re in Phoenix than heading to Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix. Your team will be treated to Arizona’s largest water park!

With over 30 rides that will splash and drench you, Wet ‘n’ Wild is guaranteed to be a highlight of the trip. Reach some high speeds on Maximum Velocity, or get catapulted by Tornado. When you don’t think you can handle any more high intensity fun, go ahead and float down the lazy river. There is also a children’s area which is perfect for any younger kids you might be traveling with. Everything your team does at Wet ‘n’ Wild will excite them. The only bad thing will be when you have to leave. Good luck trying to drag a team full of kids away from a water park. 4243 W Pinnacle Peak Rd, Glendale, AZ 85310


Phoenix Zoo

Spend the day at the Phoenix Zoo with over 1200 rare and exotic mammals, fish, and reptiles in this expansive park. The animals live in spacious areas similar to their natural habitats.

Not only can you enjoy the mix of animals with your team, you can watch zookeepers while they feed the animals, go for a train ride around the zoo, and make some new animal friends in the petting zoo. Take the team out and walk on the wild side for an afternoon at Phoenix Zoo. 455 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008


Laser Quest

Laser Quest offers live action laser tag, with combinations of hide and seek and tag with a high tech twist. Each arena provides specialty lighting, fog, and energetic music to make the games more exciting.

You can choose from different game options that will best suite your team. Their multi-level arenas have swirling fog, energetic music, and fun lurking around every corner. 1830 E Baseline Rd, Mesa, AZ 85204; 3335 W Peoria Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85029


Encanto Park, K1 Speed, and Enchanted Island Amusement Park

PhoenixEncanto Park is an outdoor recreation park that offers fishing, two golf courses, a swimming pool, and ball fields. Playful competition never hurt anyone, right? You can enjoy some of that at K1 Speed. K1 speed is an indoor go-kart racing facility. The prices are reasonable at K1 and you can have fun racing your friends.

Here you will also find the Enchanted Island Amusement Park, filled with charm and magic, offering nine fanciful rides and a variety of popular attractions geared especially toward kids from 10 and under. It’s obvious that Phoenix is an extremely kid-friendly city. 2605 N 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85007; 2425 S 21st St, Phoenix, AZ 85034; 1202 W Encanto Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85007


Escape the Room 

Escape rooms are sweeping the nation. These challenging, group friendly activities are perfect for any team looking for an amusing couple of hours.

Escape the Room will deliver an action packed, thrilling hour that your team won’t be able to stop talking about once it’s all over. Pick from six different themed rooms and get ready to solve perplexing puzzles and confusing clues with your team before your 60-minute time limit expires. 7017 E Main St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251


Your team will have a blast thanks to these and other team building activities in Phoenix that offer unique experiences and an opportunity to bond. No matter what you end up doing, as long as you’re doing it together, you’ll all come away a stronger team and with a new appreciation of this part of Arizona.