Best Public Parks in Phoenix

Expert recommended Top 3 Public Parks in Phoenix, Arizona. All of our public parks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


2605 North 15th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007 Directions

Since 1935

Walking Trails, Enchanted Island, Lagoon, Volleyball, Restrooms, Urban Fishing, Racquetball, Two Golf Courses, Recreation Office, Boat House, Softball, Grills, Nature Trail, Swimming Pool, Playground, Lighted Handball, Picnic Areas, Shelters & Tennis Courts

Encanto Park is a fabulous place to hold picnics and other events with over 222-acres of a lush oasis placed in the heart of the city. The park amenities include a fishing lagoon, historic clubhouse and boathouse, sports complex, and two golf courses. The lake area contains paddle boats and canoes, as well as fishing and an opportunity to observe ducks and other waterfowl. Encanto Park offers vast private picnic grounds, surrounded by 7.5 acres of beautiful waterways, with shaded ramadas that can accommodate groups of up to 10,000 people.


Mon - Sun 5:30 am - 11:00 pm

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300 East Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012 Directions

Since 2001

Dog Park, Band Building, American Indian Veterans Memorial Site, Dining Hall, Children's Play Area, Mature Shade Trees, Green Grass, Fitness Areas, Volleyball, and Historic Setting, Fishing, Garden, Amphitheater and Bird Lake, Open Space, Walking Trails & Event Conducting Areas

'Steele Indian School Park' is the premiere unique event park in central Phoenix, featuring acres of green grass, mature shade trees, and a historical setting. It has two half-court basketball courts and sand volleyball courts. The park has Ramadas provide shade for picnics and parties, and provide shelter for parents supervising their children. 'Steele Indian School Park' offers performance, and stage area of the outdoor amphitheater is 60 ft in diameter.


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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3502 East Cactus Road, Phoenix, AZ 85032 Directions

Since 1989

Ponds, Gardens, Restaurants, Sport, Volleyball, Swings, Greeny Areas, Baseball, Picnic Tables and Shelters, Soccer Fields, Basket, Restrooms, Pond, Relaxing Areas, Tennis, and Event Conducting, Kids Ground, Open Space, Slides & Trees

Roadrunner Park is the best public spot in Phoenix. The park has a lagoon, playground with shade structure, ramadas lighted sand volleyball, grill. There is a great farmer's market held every Saturday until around 2 pm. Roadrunner Park offers sports fields, lake, pool, and covered picnic shelters are perfect for families.


Mon - Sun 5:30 am - 11:00 pm

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