Parks & Facilities

The City of Apache Junction strives to operate an integrated, efficient, and safe system of parks, trails, and recreational facilities.  As you enjoy Apache Junction's many diverse parks and indoor facilities, please help us protect park property, respect the rights of others, and comply with all park regulations. For questions or information about reserving a facility please call (480) 474-5133 or check our Facility Rentals section for more information on fees and procedures. All reservations must be made in person at the Multi-Generational Center located at 1035 N Idaho Rd.

The City of Apache Junction welcomes participation by people with disabilities in all programs, sites, and facilities. For more information about accessibility contact us at 480-983-2181, via email or visit

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Park Rules

As you enjoy Apache Junction's many diverse parks, please help us protect park property, respect the rights of others, and comply with all park regulations.

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General Park Rules

City Code: Public Park Regulations 

Parks and Facilities Code of Conduct

Drone Usage in the Parks

Park Hours

Complex Park
Flatiron Park
Prospector Park 
Superstition Shadows Park
Veteran's Memorial Park

Dutchman Dog Park

Flatiron Splashpad 8am-9pm, may adjust seasonally

M&Th 1-10pm, Every other day 6am-10pm
Little League Complex
Silly Mountain Park
(Evening hours by Permit/Reservation)
Skate Park 8am-9pm 
Rodeo Park Event CenterBy Permit/Reservation

Facility Rentals

The City of Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department offers many types of facilities and equipment for rent. For a complete list of reservable facilities, fees, and guidelines, please click the link below:

Facility/ Equipment Use Guidelines & Fees

Please contact us for additional information or availability for our various facilities and equipment rental opportunities at 480-474-5133. All facility reservations must be made in-person at the Multi-Generational Center. Specific dates and times for a facility can not be held for a customer until the facility rental process has been completed and the permit has been paid for. 
If you plan on utilizing a ramada out at our parks, this can be done first come first serve for groups under 25 people that do not have any special circumstances. The following conditions WILL require that a ramada reservation must be made with us in advance:

* Groups of 25 people or more
* Groups that desire to have an Alcohol permit (this permit can only be obtained in conjunction with a ramada rental)
* Groups that are planning on having a bounce house or other entertainment (Company must have a current City of AJ Business License)
* Groups that intend to have amplified music or announcements at the ramada

Special Event Applications

If you are interested in holding a large special event at one of our parks or facilities, it is recommended that your Special Event application be submitted at least 60 days in advance to plan for proper resources. Contact Riley King at 480-474-5065 if you have additional questions about holding large special events at our facilities. If you are interested in conducting a special event elsewhere within the City Limits, please contact the Al bravo at office at 480-474-5080. If you would like to fill out your form online, please click the link below and email to Riley King. Please note that an official permit will be issued once the application is received, reviewed, and the necessary payments have been made at the Parks & Recreation office.

Special Event Permit Application (fillable)

Electronic Message Board

In an effort to promote City/Community programs, news, and achievements, the City manages an electronic messaging board in the downtown area across from the Focal Point.  For information about what can and can't be posted or to start the process, please utilize the below links:
Electronic Message Board Application  / Electronic Message Board Process

Other Pinal County Destinations

Looking for Recreation adventures outside of the City? Pinal County has diverse recreational options; parks, trails, camping and much more. For more information on neighboring activities, click here