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Great park, great work out for kids!

What a great place to go to with the family! There are lots of structures kids get to play with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Phoenix, Arizona
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Enjoyable Family Time

My favorite part of Kiwanis Park is to sit and watch the birds and just enjoy being outside. There... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
Lorraine H
Phoenix, Arizona
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Mill Ave. and All America Way, Tempe, AZ
+1 480-350-4311
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to go to with the family! There are lots of structures kids get to play with and they are even tagged by age group, kiddos play safe. It is a rather linear playground so it is easy to keep a close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank emmanuelled826
Reviewed October 23, 2018

My favorite part of Kiwanis Park is to sit and watch the birds and just enjoy being outside. There are green places to sit and relax, picnic areas, paddle boats, playground for the children, and much more. I enjoy bringing a picnic and spending some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This place is just great! There are so many things to do, basketball, baseball, sprinkler park, playgrounds, zip line, beach volleyball - just to name a few! It’s a great place , my family really enjoys this park a lot!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Catherine L
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Our one year grandson needed to let of a bit of steam after patiently accompanying us on various errands. We took him to the Kiwanis Park. I was pleasantly surprised at how nice the park was. There's a big shaded area with a bunch of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MikeB1952
Reviewed August 21, 2018

I used to live down the road from this park, and I absolutely love it. I got to visit it again just last week. I used to run along the canal at night (which thinking back, I wouldn't recommend now), and it was my favorite...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nadineoblad
Reviewed August 3, 2018

It seems the only sane place to be in July in Tempe! The children have it great. They run and splash through a changing variety of water devices. Happy parents were engaged and getting wet too. It would be helpful to have more shade over...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CayceCleveland_Ohio
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This park really has a wide range of amenities and facilities to do activities. There are baseball field, tennis court, sand volleyball, indoor wave poor. Two wonderful children's park. In one of its toddler park, there is a recent addition of water splash pad where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank shunyu n
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Park was nearly deserted when I went (new to the area from Alberta, Canada), and was mostly peaceful, however there was loud construction (doesn't affect my rating). What DID affect my rating was the condition of the park. It was filthy. Absolutely awful, and it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chelsi F
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Surrounded by a wide walkway, Kiwanis Park Lake is approximately .79 of a mile around according to Map My Walk.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Noreen S
Reviewed March 21, 2018

So many different things to play on and explore here! We mainly spent time on the playground, and the number of things to play on was just enormous. We wandered from thing to thing for well over an hour. Good stop for kids to get...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Becca K
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Rudy A
May 18, 2018|
Response from Wiltsie58 | Reviewed this property |
March 6, 2018|
Response from DiAnn B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen bands playing on grassy area's with microphones, but not sure if they were plugged in to electrical outlets or simply using a generator. Also, there are small, free ramada's available for use as well as ones... More
Lester R
January 17, 2018|
Response from DiAnn B | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can. Check with the city of Tempe on their website to see if there is a fee.