Find your adventure in Mesa
Find your adventure in Mesa
If you are a thrill seeker, an adventure enthusiast or simply want to spend a great time with your family, then go to Mesa, the best place to find the thrill that you are looking for.
Yes, Mesa is not just a charming hubbub of wonderful communities with installed two-car garage doors. More importantly, it provides an explosion of educational, cultural and outdoor attractions. Mesa definitely has it all – with interactive museums, Broadway musicals, old west towns and more!
Of course, this is on top of the fact that Mesa itself is a geological wonder, It is in the middle of the desert but it has two rivers! How cool is that right?
So what adventures can you take in Mesa?
Watch a game at the Hohokam Stadium.
Yep, the Hohokam Stadium in Mesa is home to several local baseball clubs. It is a big area and can accommodate as much as 12,000 people at one time. Catch a game if you’re in town or watch some training action.
Pick oranges and other fruits at the Orange Patch.
For a fun day with your family, go to the Orange Patch. Here you can pick oranges and other fruits such as grapefruits and tangerines. Or you can even shop for pickles, sweets, preserves and jams. What’s more, you can take in the history of the area which has been in existence since the 1960s.
Visit the Sloan Park.
Are you a fan of the Chicago Cubs? If yes, head off to Sloan Park, the training ground of the club during the spring season as well as the home of several Arizona teams. This is one of the largest stadiums in the United States as it can house as many as 15,000 people.
Take in some art and culture at the Mesa Art Center.
Mesa is fast becoming a hub for artists. The Mesa Arts Center serves as the venue for art shows, exhibitions and performances. Head off to this place not just to watch the shows but also to marvel at the building itself which is made of steel, glass, concrete, water features and vivid colors. You can also take a look at the sculpture garden with indoor and outdoor seating areas for various performances.
Enjoy a unique experience at Organ Stop Pizza
This wonderful place is not your usual tourist stop but Organ Stop Pizza is a great stop for Italian food lovers and music. This is because this restaurant serves up scrumptious Italian fare with a musical soundtrack brought to you by its Wurlitzer organ, the same instrument used to provide musical soundtrack in cinemas during the time of silent films. So head off now for some pizza and pasta and some wonderful music back in the days of silent Hollywood.
Watch a concert at the Mesa Amphitheatre.
The Mesa Amphitheatre hosts world class performances, attracting famous acts. It is a well-loved performance venue due to its location and tiered lawn that provides excellent views for all spectators.