JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa kicks off Staycation season with their second annual Staycay 5K Fun Run/Walk, Saturday, May 12th, 2018, at 7:00 a.m. A portion of all proceeds will benefit Children’s Miracle Network and will stay local to fund critical treatments, healthcare services, pediatric medical equipment and charitable care.  The Staycay 5K Fun Run/Walk will wind through the picturesque Faldo course at Wildfire Golf Club and will conclude with a celebratory and complimentary post-race pancake breakfast buffet.


Registration: 5:30 am on the Ballroom Lawn | Race: 7:00 am | Entry: $25 per person

Perks include: Bottled water, racer’s bracelet, post-race pancake breakfast, complimentary self-parking

Registration info: register.swcp.net; username: cmnfunrun; password: cmnfunrun

Add a staycay to your 5K:  The SPLASH Into Summer Staycay5K package* starts from $179 per night and includes a luxurious guestroom, race entry fees for up to four guests, a $50 resort credit per night and free kids’ meals for children 12 years of age and younger when dining with an adult.

Guests need to book their stay using promo code C9W by May 9, 2018, to be included in the 5K. Race registration instructions will be forwarded to them once their room is booked. SPLASH Into Summer 5KStaycay package is available May 10-13, 2018.  *Some restrictions and exclusions apply.

For further information or to book the Staycay 5K package, visit http://deals.marriott.com.

When the run is done, the fun begins! Explore 300+ acres, including five pools, lazy river and waterslide, and Just A Splash, featuring an expansive 120- seat wrap-around bar area,  nine flat screens TV’s, including two 80” screens, shuffleboard and ping pong.  Six new luxury, cabana cottages were recently added to the main pool complex and feature plush chaise lounge chairs, sectional sofa seating, misting fans, DirectTV and complimentary Wi-Fi. The Splash Shack offers its poolside signature specialties from chicken taco salads to juicy burgers, tasty sides and soft serve sundaes, as well as a signature Ridge Margarita, draft beers, iced tea and sodas.

Beyond the pools, enjoy the world-renowned Revive Spa, six dining options, five tennis courts, 12 pickleball courts, the family escape activity center and 36 holes of championship golf.

To learn more about summer resort savings opportunities and packages, visit www.jwdesertridge.com.