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A lovely area

with a variety of things to do. I didn't go in the center itself but the surrounding area is quite... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
Group picnic

Our Lions club has had our yearly picnic here for years. At hidden gem many don't know about. Nice... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Sun City, Arizona
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8866 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4812
+1 623-773-7922
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Rio Vista rec center is a fabulous place when the children are in school. BUT, on the weekends, summers, and holidays it is only 1 star. They say they are a good family place, but do NOT take your small children here!!! The language of...More

2  Thank MommyDommy
Reviewed May 3, 2018

with a variety of things to do. I didn't go in the center itself but the surrounding area is quite attractive. One can reserve the picnic tables, which are shaded. It is necessary to be a Peoria resident, I believe. I know that the center...More

Thank nanatravels2
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Our Lions club has had our yearly picnic here for years. At hidden gem many don't know about. Nice Gazebos, lake with fishing, and sports fields. Free parking .

Thank SantaRon
Reviewed April 26, 2017

One of our favorite places to go to relax, walk, bike ride, take our grand daughter, or exercise. Great for all ages, couples, family, or just yourself. Besides the rec center, that is itself really nice, there are paved surfaces for walking, jogging, and bike...More

2  Thank mike6410
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited for a spring baseball game. KC Royals vs SD Padres. Plenty of seating. Great concessions. Very hot on the day we attended. If heat is a concern, make sure you get first baseline tickets up high to be guaranteed shade. Very comfortable IF...More

Thank Z6534RCdavew
Reviewed August 11, 2016

I went to a birthday party last year. I believe it was rented for the party. There were plenty of places and areas to play any game you want. There is a man made lake you can fish in. It requires an urban license to...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed July 19, 2016

I have been going to the recreation center for a few years now and I have always been pleased with the facility but My grandsons...LOVE the rec center they visit once a year and I get them passes for the month they go everyday it...More

Thank Elnora D
Reviewed February 11, 2016

This is a tiresome activity centre that is run by a few selfish people, who fail to reach out to the majority who wish to be free to hold events they want. A lot try to regiment others, to go back in time, and fail...More

Thank George P
Reviewed October 26, 2015

I would recommend this park as easy accessible and fun for the children at any time of the year. This is also a safe area and also inside basketball, exercise equipment and also very clean.

Thank sandysam2015
Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

The recreation center is huge and state of the art. There is indoor exercise equipment and a huge outdoor play area for kids. Also it is close to a great walking path off the river.

Thank bradsp2016
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