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We need your feedback to Shape Scottsdale parks, programs, and amenities over the next 10+ years! We're going through a system-wide master planning process that will guide future investments and priorities for our open spaces, facilities, and recreation programs. Visit ShapeScottsdaleParks.comlinks to external site to take our online questionnaire, leave comments on our interactive map, or learn more about the process!




Scottsdale Parks and Recreation Master Plan invites public to ‘Shape Scottsdale Parks’
Residents can visit to participate.
Scottsdale offering free swim lessons in August
August is Drowning Impact Awareness Month (DIAM) in Arizona. DIAM began in August 2004 in collaboration with Phoenix Children's Hospital and is now the largest collaborative water safety effort in the state of Arizonalinks to external site. June, July, and August are peak times for child drownings in Arizona and back-to-school distractions in August make it a high risk month for child drowning.
Celebrate the Last Days of Summer With a Free Luau and Dive-In Movie!
Scottsdale's annual Safety Luau takes place 4 - 9:30 p.m. on July 30.
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Preserve & Trails

McDowell Sonoran Preserve Videos