With year-round sunshine, blue skies and spring training games, Surprise has an astonishing number of attractions and activities for visitors of every age. Enjoy distinctive dining, great shopping, outdoor recreation and plenty of family fun. Here are some of the most popular destinations for your visit to Surprise, Arizona.
1. Surprise Stadium
The spring training home of the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers, Surprise Stadium is a top attraction when the boys of summer are in town.
2. Truman Ranch II
Between December and March, Truman Ranch opens its doors to the public, allowing visitors to hand-pick their own grapefruits, oranges, tangelos, and lemons.
3. Wildlife World Zoo Litchfield Park
See 3000 incredible animals, representing over 600 different species at this 95-acre zoo. Marvel at African lions, ostriches, springbok, African warthogs, spotted hyena, olive baboons and countless other exotic creatures.
4. Digiplex Surprise IMAX
With several jumbo digital screens, this modern Cineplex features a superior sound system, comfy seating and everything from popcorn to milkshakes. Enjoy first-run films, 3D movies, sports events and even opera productions.
5. Surprise Aquatic Center
Discover a refreshing family outdoor swimming area with sparkling pools, slides, and diving boards, along with a well-monitored zero-depth area for small children.
6. Tennis & Racquet Complex
A great destination for tennis and racquet fans, this sprawling complex includes a 2,500-seat arena and 25 courts.
7. The Irish Wolfhound Restaurant & Pub
Enjoy a traditional Irish menu in an authentic pub setting, featuring karaoke, live music, and flavorful imported beer.
8. Uptown Alley
Thrill the family at this contemporary bowling facility with 40 state-of-the-art lanes, billiards, video games, laser tag, a sports theater and live entertainment.