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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.

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Foothills Park
57th Avenue and Union Hills Drive
Glendale, Arizona 85308
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Open: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Foothills Park offers a wide range of recreational and park amenities. With Skunk Creek Linear Park disecting it, Foothills Branch library to its north and the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center at its southeast corner, this park has and is located near some great facilities.

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Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center
A variety of activites and programs available.


Picnic Area and Grills
A large number of picnic tables and grills are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the park.
Ten ramadas, covered picnic areas, are located on the park site. Six of the ramadas are reservable, each with a grill and two tables seating eight people each, for a maximum of 16 people per ramada. For information, call 623-930-2820.
Foothills Sk8 Court
This skater’s paradise offers a streetscape with grinding and obstacle features; 5-foot bowl with a center spine; 9-foot, two-level bowl; steel rainbow, ramadas, bleachers and water fountain. There is also an on-site concessions and proshop selling skating products, food and beverages.
Foothills Park has two playground locations. One is located just north of Union Hills on 57th Avenue, while the other is near the Sk8 Court off Union Hills.
Dog Park
Dogs can romp, run and have fun without being on a leash. This dog park features grassy areas, special areas for small dogs, quite a bit of shade and an agility course. The dog park is located at the northeastern part of the park with access from the Glendale Foothills branch library off 57th Avenue.
Foothills Sports Complex
This three-field complex is available for soccer, football, lacrosse, youth and adult softball and youth baseball. Amenities include restrooms, large parking area with 94 immediate spaces and 182 over-flow spaces. See more sports field information or call 623-930-2822.

For Information
For reserving picnic ramadas, sports fields or for general information about the park, call 623-930-2820.
For the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, call 623-930-4600.


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