The Top 5 Family Fun Spots — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:
1830 E. Baseline Rd.,
Mesa, AZ 85204
All-you-can eat pizza, pasta and salad, train riding, carousel, go-karts, laser tag, rock wall, bumper cars and 12 lanes of galaxy bowling.
Castles N’ Coasters
9445 N. Metro Pkwy. East, Phoenix, AZ 85051
More than 18,000 square feet of arcades, 300 games, roller coasters, water rides, miniature golf course and an old-fashioned carousel.
Challenger Space Center
21170 N. 83rd Ave.,
Peoria, AZ 85382
An exciting space-themed learning environment where students, families and others fly simulated space flight missions and more.
Out Of Africa Wildlife Park
3505 Camp Verde Bridgeport Hwy.,
Camp Verde, AZ 86322
At Out of Africa, you get a different view of wildlife. Exotic animals roam in spacious habitats, so you can see their natural behavior up-close. And, with exciting shows like the Tiger Splash and the Predator Feed, Out of Africa is like nothing you’ve ever seen.
Rawhide Western Town At Wild Horse Pass
5700 W. North Loop Rd., Chandler, AZ 85226
Arizona’s largest Western-themed attraction, with desert stagecoach and train rides, rock climbing, mechanical bull and more. Theatrical performances include shootouts, gun twirling and musical performances.