Park Notices

Glendale Park Amenities have returned to regular operational hours.

To keep everyone safe we recommend you follow all of the current CDC guidelines. 6/28/2021

If you witness park a violation please contact the
Park Ranger at 623-695-3004.

Please note, park amenities may be closed outside of regular operational hours during the monsoon season due to wet conditions. The park flood irrigation schedule will also be adjusted as needed. 8/17/2021

Thunderbird Conservation Park Roadwork ProjectThe parking lot at 55th Avenue will be closed September 13, 2021 to September 17, 2021. Weather permitting the parking lot will open at sunrise on Saturday September 18, 2021. Please use the lots at 59th Avenue and Pinnacle Peak or 67th Avenue and Patrick as alternatives. 8/30/2021

Sunnyside ParkElectrical park lighting is out due to construction. Efforts are being made to restore power as soon as possible. 7/1/2021    

Heroes Park LakeThis is an active construction zone and extra caution is required when entering and exiting the park.
          - Use the entrance off Bethany Home Road to access the archery range and ramada area.
          - Use the entrance off 83rd Avenue to access the X-Court, the splash pad and the basketball courts. 

Sahuaro Ranch Park:
The ramadas are closed for construction. This project is expected to conclude by the end of October, 2021. For information on reservations contact parks and recreation at 623-930-2820 Option #1. 6/8/2021

Orchards at Sahuaro Ranch Park will receive flood irrigation on a ten day schedule until further notice. The rest of the park remains on a fourteen day schedule. 6/18/2021 

Bonsall Parks North and SouthOperational hours: 7:00am to 6:00pm, seven days a week.

Bonsall Park North: Pickleball, Racquetball and Basketball Courts operate 7:00am to 10:00pm. The parking lot is locked at 6:00pm. Street parking is available. 6/4/2021

Rose Lane Park Racquetball courts are temporarily closed. Alternatively, racquetball courts can be found at the following Glendale parks; Bonsall Park at 59th Ave and Bethany Home Rd, Sands Park at 55th Ave and Orangewood Rd., or O’Neil Park at 64th Ave and Missouri.

The Park Finder page provides information on all Glendale park amenities.

Ongoing Projects or Closures

  • Right Tree Right Place Program The city of Glendale has partnered with Salt River Project (SRP) to identify and remove 167 hazardous trees encroaching on powerlines and to replace them with trees more suitable for the area. The city will get three trees for every one tree that is removed. In total, the city will receive 500 new trees and extra trees will be planted in our parks and along public streets. For more information on this program please visit
  • Murphy Park restrooms will be open only for scheduled events in the park. Restrooms are available inside Velma Teague Library or inside City Hall during business hours. 
  • Bonsall Park North:
    • The ramadas are closed until further notice by the Glendale Building Official.