Spring is officially here, and if you’re looking for a home for sale in DC Ranch, you’re in good company – this is one of the most exclusive and sought-after communities in Scottsdale. Whether or not you’re already living in DC Ranch, you’ll love checking out these must-do spring activities near the community.
5 Great Things to Do This Spring Near DC Ranch
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, operated by the city of Scottsdale’s Parks and Recreation Department, sprawls over 30 acres. The vintage Allan Herschell carousel and the Paradise & Pacific Railroad are two must-see attractions within the park, as are the park’s shops and museums, playgrounds and beautiful grassy spaces.
7301 East Indian Bend Road, Scottsdale
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art hosts spectacular exhibits all year, and this spring there are several great events on deck. From trivia nights and guided meditation events to visits from celebrities like Dan Savage and video art festivals, there’s a lot planned for the community. SMoCA has several children’s programs and a beautiful lounge that’s open to visitors, as well.
7374 East 2nd Street, Scottsdale
Known as Phoenix’s best waterpark and located within a short drive of DC Ranch, Big Surf has all the splashy fun you need. The best attractions include the wave pool and its several amazing slides (try The Black Hole and the White Serpentine Slide). There are plenty of kid-friendly attractions, too, including Bora Bora Bay, Otter Slides and Captain Cook’s Landing.
1500 North McClintock Road, Tempe
The largest aquarium in the Southwest, OdySea is an amazing adventure. With remarkable exhibits, like OdySea Voyager, Aqua Lobby and Rivers of the World, as well as touch pools and the always-popular Penguin Point, this aquarium is fun for guests of all ages. You’ll see sharks, fish from the Great Barrier Reef, otters and so much more, and there are 3D movies, shark tours and the world-famious SeaTrek Experience, which allows you to walk along the “sea floor” and come into contact with live fish.
9500 East Via de Ventura, Scottsdale
Arizona Historical Society Museum
The Arizona Historical Society Museum immerses you in the rich history of our beautiful state, and more specifically, the Scottsdale, Tempe and Phoenix areas. With rotating exhibits, trolley and walking tours, and more, this place is a friendly, fun stop on any trip to Tempe.
1300 North College Avenue, Tempe
Are You Buying a Home in DC Ranch?
Part of what many DC Ranch residents love is being able to connect with the community through nearby attractions and amenities like these. If living in DC Ranch sounds like the right choice for you, we’d love to help you find your dream home in this beautiful, prestigious community.
Call us at 866-613-8356 or contact us online to talk about your options and tell us what you want from your next home. We’ll help you find it.
While you’re here, please explore homes for sale in these DC Ranch neighborhoods:
- Country Club Village homes for sale
- Desert Camp Village homes for sale
- Desert Parks Village homes for sale
- Silverleaf Village homes for sale