Scottsdale Parks and Recreation update


Upcoming Events:

Railfair at McCormick-Stillmain Railroad Park

All aboard! The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park celebrates all things railroad with model train displays and exhibits and a wide selection of the park’s seldom seen vintage railroad equipment on display along with special presentations on railroad and Arizona history. Take a free tour of the Roald Amundsen Pullman Car and the Scottsdale Railroad Museum. Train rides on the Paradise & Pacific Railroad and Charros Carousel are $2. Children two and under ride free with a paying adult.

Visit for more information.


10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Oct. 7 – 8

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

7301 E. Indian Bend Road

Fun! Floating Pumpkin Patch, Oct. 29

Did you know pumpkins can float? Join us at McDowell Mountain Ranch Fitness center for a floating pumpkin patch in the heated pool.

PumpkinsThere will be stations for pumpkin decorating, arts and crafts and games. Admission is $10 per person, and includes your admission and one pumpkin (while supplies last, registration is highly recommended).

Visit and search ‘Dunkin for Pumpkins’ to register.

1 – 3 p.m.

Oct 29

McDowell Mountain Aquatic & Fitness Center

15525 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy

Cost: $10/person

Fall Festival – Oct. 29

Ready for some sweet treats and a few scares? Join us for Fall Festival at Eldorado Park!

fall festivalTake a trip through the Haunted Forest, win candy at the game booths and tot area, and enter into one of the many costume contests! End the evening with a bang by staying for our fireworks show. For more information visit and search ‘Fall Festival’

5 – 9 p.m.

Oct. 29.

Eldorado Park

2311 N. Miller Road

Fall Baseball is Back!

The Arizona Fall League season is back in Scottsdale! Support the Scottsdale Scorpions, consisting of the top MLB prospects from the Giants, Yankees, Mets, Angels and Reds. All games will be played throughout October and November at the Scottsdale Stadium. For a full schedule, rosters and more, visit the MLB’s Arizona Fall League webpage.

fallballFor game schedule and ticket information, visit and search ‘Fall Ball’.

Scottsdale Stadium

7408 E Osborn Road