Yelp’s Guide to Spring Training in AZ

Every year, between February and March, baseball fans from across the U.S. flock to Arizona to cheer on their favorite teams in the Cactus League. The vibrant community in the Valley makes the perfect host to visitors and has proven to provide lasting memories, year after year. Not only is the weather divine, the food scene is second to none, sports bars are packed, and hotel pools are buzzing. Bring your sunscreen and party hat because you’re about to have the time of your life!

We’ve created this handy guide for locals and visitors alike to ensure that they have a 5-star Spring Training experience in the Valley of the Sun. Planning to catch a game or five? Learn more about each stadium below and discover the best spots to eat + drink near each one by following our collections on Yelp! 

1) Salt River Fields at Talking Stick (Scottsdale, AZ) – Home of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies; Eat + Drink Near Salt River Fields

2) Scottsdale Stadium (Scottsdale, AZ) – Home of the San Francisco Giants; Eat + Drink Near Scottsdale Stadium 

3) Sloan Park (Mesa, AZ) – Home of the Chicago Cubs; Eat + Drink Near Sloan Park

4) Hohokam Stadium (Mesa, AZ) – Home of the Oakland A’s; Eat + Drink Near Hohokam Stadium

5) American Family Fields of Phoenix (Phoenix, AZ) – Home of the Milwaukee Brewers; Eat + Drink Near American Family Fields of Phoenix

6) Tempe Diablo Stadium (Tempe, AZ) – Home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim; Eat + Drink Near Tempe Diablo Stadium

7) Camelback Ranch (Glendale, AZ) – Home of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox; Eat + Drink Near Camelback Ranch

8) Surprise Stadium (Surprise, AZ) – Home of the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals; Eat + Drink Near Surprise Stadium

9) Peoria Sports Complex (Peoria, AZ) – Home of the Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres; Eat + Drink Near Peoria Sports Complex

10) Goodyear Ballpark (Goodyear, AZ) – Home of the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians; Eat + Drink Near Goodyear Ballpark

This content was compiled by Hailey Pearson, Yelp Phoenix Community Director, Reagan Davis, and Calee Herron, Yelp Phoenix Community Coordinators

All photos were contributed by Yelp users and can be found on Yelp.