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Glendale, AZ

Parks & Recreation
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Parks & Recreation
5970 W. Brown St.
Glendale AZ  85302

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Glendale Parks and Recreation is Nationally Accredited.
CAPRA provides quality assurance and quality improvement of accredited park and recreation agencies throughout the United States. CAPRA is the only national accreditation of park and recreation agencies, and is a valuable measure of an agency’s overall quality of operation, management, and service to the community.

Parks and Recreationlake


Bonsall Park
59th Avenue and Bethany Home Road
Glendale, Arizona 85301
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Open: 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Community Fishing Program @ Bonsall Park


KaBOOM! Playground

KaBoom! playgroundThe Arizona Coyotes Foundation and Glendale’s Parks & Recreation Division teamed up with KaBOOM! to design and build the Power Play Playground at Bonsall Park North. The design features a tire swing, rock wall climbing area, slide, monkey bars and several other fun features.

The playground was built in one day with the help of nearly 200 volunteers. The Arizona Coyotes Foundation provided a $100,000 grant to the project. The grant also provided revitalization projects to the hockey rink, racquetball courts and ramada areas.


This community park, also referred to as "Chicken Park" by longtime Valley residents, is split by Bethany Home Road. The park is 17 acres total with 10 acres on the north side of Bethany Home Road and 7 acres on the south side.

The south side of the park features an urban lake with ducks and an anglers' plaza. Glendale is part of the Arizona Game & Fish Community Fishing Program.

The north side features an F-100D Super Sabre Air Force Jet display.

Bonsall Park includes:

  • Two lighted basketball courts
  • Two lighted volleyball courts
  • Six lighted racquetball courts
  • Four lighted tennis courts
  • In-line hockey rink
  • Playground
  • Picnic Benches
  • Grills
  • Restrooms
  • Three reservable ramadas

  • Urban Lake
  • Playground
  • Picnic Tables
  • Grills
  • Restrooms
  • Reservable ramadas




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