Things to Do in Kiwanis Park

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Kiwanis Park is an outstanding park with a natural lake surrounded by the park.

The state park offers a gorgeous view and a stunning place to stop by.

Kiwanis provides the most amenities, experiences, and trees than any other park in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area.

They have a wave pool, lake boats, bicycles, walkways, ball fields, and more.

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Welcome to Kiwanis Park! To start your journey, you can go to Kiwanis Park, Fiesta Ramada, Tempe AZ which is located within the state park itself. It has a natural and calming ambiance, surrounded by trees and other green plants. You can enjoy the lake view and many ducks hanging around this park.

Another place you can visit for sightseeing is The Cloud at Kiwanis Park. This park has a great place to let the children run loose in the summertime and have some fun!. There is so much space to run and play there is a lake there is a restaurant right next to the lake and also the splash pad and the playground and it's an awesome place to take your kids or just take a walk.

Kiwanis Park, Fiesta Ramada, Tempe AZ

Open space offers nature and beautiful views.

Address : 5711 S All America Way, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA

The Cloud at Kiwanis Park

Plenty of fun activities to do with all the green grass and the trees.

Address : 5233 S Ash Ave, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA


Have a plan to spend a day at Kiwanis Park? You can start by swimming in the Kiwanis Recreation Center. They have tennis, swimming, basketball, and baseball cages. They have several great summer swimming programs for kids of all age and skill ranges and the pool and slide itself are plenty big enough that you never feel super crowded.

Then, you can go to Kiwanis Park Batting Range to take the best time to get that batting practice. A great facility with a good variety of baseball & softball, fast & slow pitching machines.

Kiwanis Recreation Center

Popular park featuring sports fields & courts, bike rentals, a recreation center & indoor wave pool.

Address : 6111 S All America Way, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA

Kiwanis Park Batting Range

Range featuring pitching machines that sling baseballs, plus fast- & slow-pitch softball practice.

Address : 6005 S All America Way, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA


Camping is the activity of one thing that you can do at Kiwanis Park. Ruben Romero Picnic Area is the campground area that you can use. Make a reservation is so recommended before you go to the park. There are sites near the Kiwanis Lake. You can choose what lake do you want to be close to.


After the park was closed for a while, now some attractions are starting to open with certain health protocols and measures. Some activities are limited to do. Please check your condition before you come and camping here.


The best time to visit Kiwanis Park is when the weather and temperature are warm. Come between December to February and March to May. You will get a pleasant time enjoying everything in the park.


Planning to stay overnight near Kiwanis Park? Well, you can book a room in Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Tempe, where you can enjoy relaxed suites have separate living rooms with pull-out sofas, and wet bars with microwaves, mini fridges, and coffeemakers. From this hotel, you can reach Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport just 8 miles and 9 miles from the Desert Botanical Garden.

Also, you can stay at Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tempe. This hotel is great if you prefer a straightforward hotel is 4 miles from the Sea Life Arizona Aquarium and 10 miles from the Desert Botanical Garden.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Tempe

Straightforward all-suite hotel offering a bar, plus free breakfast, Wi-Fi & an airport shuttle.

Address : 4400 S Rural Rd, Tempe, AZ 85282, USA

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Tempe

Straightforward hotel offers comfortable rooms with great facilities.

Address : 1660 W Elliot Rd, Tempe, AZ 85284, USA


If you wanna grab some foods, come to Someburros. They are one of my go-to comfort foods after all my surgeries and septic shock. You can expect good Tex Mex style food in a casual atmosphere, and when the weather is nice you can sit on their patio. It's in a strip mall so parking is pretty easy too.

Another nice restaurant near the park is the U.S. Egg Breakfast & Lunch. Amazing breakfast place with traditional breakfast options and healthy options, so there's something for everyone. The atmosphere is cozy and relaxed and the process is good! Highly recommend a visit.


Counter-serve stop serving a large menu of Mexican dishes in a simple, comfy setting.

Address : 101 E Baseline Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA

U.S. Egg Breakfast & Lunch

Local chain serving breakfast & lunch faves in dinerlike digs filled with art inspired by America.

Address : 131 E Baseline Rd, Tempe, AZ 85283, USA


Don't forget to complete your day by visiting Arizona Territory. Great selection of souvenirs & gifts, reasonable prices. If you need an Arizona specific souvenir this is a good place to go. Prices seem reasonable overall.

Black Market Minerals is another souvenir store in Tempe. They have an amazing selection of crystals at this location, and an amazing staff that is very knowledgeable about every single one of the crystals and the products that are offered.

Arizona Territory

Arizona Territory has a wide variety of souvenirs & gifts.

Address : 5000 S Arizona Mills Cir # 608, Tempe, AZ 85282, USA

Black Market Minerals

Shop specializing in semiprecious stone & glass beads, crystals, jewelry & stringing supplies.

Address : 5000 S Arizona Mills Cir # 502, Tempe, AZ 85282, USA