Fit Families Mud Run in Apache Junction set for Oct. 20

The Fit Families Mud Run has appropriate obstacle race courses for the whole family to participate together. Hosted by the Apache Junction Parks & Recreation, the Fit Families Mud Run allows families to experience the obstacle race courses together on Saturday, Oct. 20, with the first wave going at 9 a.m., according to a press […]

Fall pickleball leagues offered in Apache Junction

The city of Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department is offering its annual fall adult pickleball leagues. Deadline to register a doubles team is Monday, Oct. 15, or until full, according to a release. Leagues are doubles play and separated by self-rated skill levels. Since leagues are based on players’ skill levels it doesn’t matter […]

Adult golf league offered by Apache Junction parks and rec

The Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Golf League is the perfect excuse to head to the course for 13 weeks of golf  – 12 weeks of league play plus a one-week tournament. The golf league is available for men and women, and scoring will help to establish the handicap each player will use to score […]

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation to host Avengers: Infinity War in park

The Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Movie in the Park event, showing Avengers: Infinity War at 6:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22. The screening is free and open to people of all ages. The event will be at Flatiron Park, 100 N. Apache Trail, according to a press release. Those who plan […]

Fall Concerts in the Park return to Apache Junction

The city of Apache Junction Parks and Recreation department is gearing up for its 2018 Fall Concerts in the Park series where residents can bring blanket or lawn chair and attend an afternoon of music. The Fall Series of Concerts in the Park will feature the musical sounds of three different bands, according to a […]

HO Racing Association revs up vintage cars for fall season

The Arizona HO Racing Association is revving up it’s 2018 Fall G-Jet series featuring Vintage 1960, 70s LeMans cars. The vintage cars like those in Steve McQueen’s movie, “LeMans,” will be the highlight of four races held across the Phoenix area starting at 4 p.m., Sept 1 at Speed & Sport Hobbies track, 9333 East […]

AJ Parks & Recreation’s Fit Family Bingo Night is Aug. 24

All ages are invited to the free Apache Junction Parks & Recreation’s Fit Family Bingo Night on Friday, Aug. 24. The event advertised as “not your Grandma’s Bingo” is 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, according to a press release. Open for families with kids of all ages, there will be plenty […]

Zao Theatre’s ‘Ragtime, The Musical’ in Apache Junction nominated for 9 ariZoni Awards

The production of “Ragtime, The Musical” at Zao Theatre in Apache Junction has been nominated for nine ariZoni Awards. The annual award presentation is to be in September, Hank Sheffer, publicity director for Zao Theatre, said in a release. “This year marked the first year Apache Junction’s own community theatre, Zao Theatre, was permitted to participate,” he said […]

Salt River Tubing’s Madcap Mardi Gras floats on Tonto National Forest, Aug. 11

Salt River Tubing’s Madcap Mardi Gras Magic’s floating beach party is 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, in Tonto National Forest. The Parade of Floats (Cajun-style decorated shuttle buses) will transport Mardi Gras attendees to the Salt River as Salt River Tubing’s Madcap employees toss free Mardi Gras beads and doubloons, according to […]

Arizona Game and Fish to offer Becoming an Outdoors Woman workshop

For women who want to learn more about the outdoors experience, signing up for a Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) workshop is where they can start. The Arizona Wildlife Federation, in partnership with the Arizona Game and Fish Department, will conduct its next BOW workshop Sept. 7-9 at Friendly Pines Camp near Prescott, according to […]