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CommunityWilliams Gateway AirportGateway hosts more than 40 companies, serves 33 cities with non-stop service via Allegiant and Spirit Airlines as well as eight more cities with continuing service, and contributes $685 million annually to the Arizona economy.
Gateway is also developing as an international aerospace center with aircraft maintenance, modification, testing, and pilot training. In addition to the area's skilled labor force, excellent year-round flying weather, three expansive runways averaging 10,000 feet, and access to international markets, Gateway's assets make it a prime location for global-minded companies. Gateway has been designated as Foreign Trade Zone #221, as well as a Military Reuse Zone, offering aviation companies a significant financial edge in the global marketplace.
Mercy Gilbert Medical CenterMercy Gilbert Medical Center is a full-service, 212-bed, acute care, not-for-profit community hospital providing exceptional healthcare to the East Valley. Services offered include cardiovascular, emergency, family birth center, gastroenterology, sleep center, orthopedics, and diagnostic services, among others. The hospital is a Dignity Health Member, the fifth largest health system in the nation.9-11 Memorial The Town of Gilbert, Arizona, just southeast of Phoenix, is now home to a powerful 9/11 Memorial that pays tribute to the lives lost during the worst act of terrorism on American soil, as it recognizes the strength that came as our nation reached out and pulled us together.
EducationChandler-Gilbert Community CollegeFounded in 1985, CGCC is a comprehensive community college in Chandler, Arizona, serving the higher education needs of our residents at three locations in the Southeast Valley of the Phoenix metropolitan area - the Pecos Campus in Chandler, the Williams Campus in Mesa, and the Sun Lakes Center in Sun Lakes.Mystery CastleThe Mystery Castle is located in the Foothills of South Mountain Park (two miles south of Baseline Road) at 800 E. Mineral Road in Phoenix, Arizona 85040. It is open October through May and tours are available from 11am to 4pm Thursday through Sunday.Arizona State UniversityArizona State University has developed a new model for the American Research University, creating an institution that is committed to excellence, access and impact. ASU measures itself by those it includes, not by those it excludes. ASU pursues research that contributes to the public good, and ASU assumes major responsibility for the economic, social and cultural vitality of the communities that surround it. Goldfield Ghost TownCome and visit Goldfield Ghost Town today! Walk down Main Street, explore the many shops and historic buildings. Tour the historic Mammoth Gold Mine and visit the Goldfield Museum. Pan for gold then take a ride on Arizona’s only narrow gauge train. You’ll also get to witness an old west gun fight performed by the famous Goldfield Gunfighters! Spend a fun filled day, rich in wild west history!Riparian PreserveA premier educational and recreational resource in Gilbert Arizona that preserves wildlife by providing a natural habitat needed for survival.House of BroadcastingAfter a modest beginning as a mall display, the House of Broadcasting, Arizona's Radio & Television Museum now occupies 2,000 square feet, all filled with photographs, cameras and equipment, memorabilia and more pertaining to broadcasting's history in the Valley. See items from local media personalities Mary Jo West, Karl Eller and Tom Chauncey, among others. Admission is free. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. 7150 E. Fifth Ave.,
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State ParkBoyce Thompson Arboretum State Park is the place to discover the intricate beauty and many faces of Arizona's oldest and largest botanical garden. Featured are plants from the world's deserts, towering trees, captivating cacti, sheer mountain cliffs, a streamside forest, panoramic vistas, many natural habitats with varied wildlife, a desert lake, a hidden canyon, specialty gardens and more.Musical Instrument MuseumMIM displays more than 6,000 instruments collected from around 200 of the world’s countries and territories. Most displays are enhanced by state-of-the-art audio and video technologies that allow guests to see the instruments, hear their sounds, and observe them being played in their original contexts—performances that are often as spectacular as the instruments themselves. What’s more, all guests are invited to play instruments from around the world in the Experience Gallery. They can also see instruments from music icons such as John Lennon, Taylor Swift, Elvis Presley, Carlos Santana, and many more in the Artist Gallery.
EntertainmentPhoenix ZooAs a non-profit charitable organization the Phoenix Zoo provides experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world. Arizona Sea Life AquariumSEA LIFE Arizona transports visitors into the amazing ocean world, providing close encounters with a vast array of creatures including seahorses, sharks, rays, tropical fish and more! To get any closer you would have to get wet!! Arizona CardinalsThe Arizona Cardinals are a professional American football team based in Glendale, Arizona. They currently are members of the West division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The Cardinals were founded in 1898, and are the oldest continuously run professional American football club in the United States.Hale Center TheaterCurrently, there are five theatres in three states all owned and operated separately by family members. The Hale Centre Theatre has a legendary heritage as the longest continuously running, privately owned and operated theatre company in America.
Phoenix International RacewayHome for 2 NASCAR events, Phoenix International Raceway has a tradition that is unmatched in the world of racing.
Arizona Renaissance FestivalThe Arizona Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 13-stage theater, a 30-acre circus, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament and a feast -- all rolled into one non-stop, day-long family adventure!
Schnepf FarmsSchnepf Farms is a working farm that offers many events through out the year. There is a pumpkin and chili festival, peach blossom celebration, 4th of July party, Easter egg fun, and much more. Located in Queen Creek Arizona, this is a fun family place to visit all year round.University of Phoenix Stadium/Arizona CardinalsThis $450 million dollar multi-use facility will not only host the Arizona Cardinals professional football team, but will also host the 2008 Super Bowl, the Fiesta Bowl, concerts, trade shows, motor sports and rodeos.
Makutus IslandMakutu’s (Ma-coo-two’s) Island, one of Arizona’s largest indoor play places, is a trip into fantasy and adventure for children of all ages and a perfect way to beat the Arizona heat. Designed with a tropical theme, Makutu’s is a lush, exciting indoor “island” with towering trees, climbs, bungee, zip tracker, arcade and mysterious caves.Phoenix Suns BasketballThe Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team based in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the only team in their division not to be based in California. Since 1992, the Suns have played their home games at the US Airways Center in downtown Phoenix. The Arena is occasionally referred to as the "Purple Palace" due to its purple seats, which is one of the Suns colors.Golf Land Sun SplashFun for the whole family awaits with Sunsplash Water Park, fast car raceway,
miniature golf and a 200 game arcade.
Casino ArizonaFull casino with show theater and restaurants. Includes maps, a calendar of events, and card tournament schedule.Talking Stick CasinoThe casino floor includes more than 800 multi-denominational slot machines, including the hottest new machines like Wheel of Fortune Triple Spin, Lord of the Rings, Betty Boop and Ghostbusters plus video poker and a large array of penny slots. All available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.Higley Center for the Performing ArtsThe Higley Center for the Performing Arts is a venue in
which all members of the community can participate as
audience, performer or presenter. Arizona Diamondbacks BaseballThe Arizona Diamondbacks (often shortened as the D-backs) are an American professional baseball team based in Phoenix, Arizona. They play in the West Division of Major League Baseball's National League. Since the team's inception in 1998, the franchise has played home games at Chase Field, formerly known as Bank One Ballpark. The ballpark was renamed in 2005 as a result of Bank One Corporation's merger with JPMorgan Chase & Co.. The Diamondbacks have won one World Series championship (in 2001), becoming the fastest expansion team in the major leagues to win a championship, doing it in only the fourth season since the franchise's inception in the 1998 Major League Baseball season.Harkins TheatreLocated in Gilbert at San Tan Village
Golf CoursesGilbert Golf CoursesVisitors love the memorable experiences found on the many different Gilbert golf courses, from the moment they step into the clubhouse right up to the 18th green. Some of the courses to choose from are Greenfield Lakes Golf Course, Kokopelli, Seville Golf and Country Club, Trilogy, and many more. If you enjoy golfing, Gilbert is definitely the place to go.
Parks & RecreationGilbert ParksThe Parks and Recreation department is part of Gilbert Community Service. This site has many parks, recreation, cultural arts and riparian programs available at your fingertips. Discovery Park, Cosmo Dog Park and the Gilbert pool are all located within minutes of the community.
Central Trail SystemGilbert has three trail systems that run north-south -- Heritage Trail, Santan Vista Trail and Marathon Trail -- and one that runs east-west (Western Powerline Trail). They connect to most of the parks and the three riparian preserves.
Mesquite Groves Aquatic CenterChandler's sixth aquatic facility is now open in southeast Chandler. It is located on the north side of Riggs Rd., just west of Val Vista Rd. and Basha High School.
Big League Dreams Sports ParkIf you've ever dreamed of playing in a big league ballpark, Big League Dreams Sports Parks are the place for you. Our playing fields are built as scaled-down replicas of famous ballparks such as Boston's Fenway Park, New York's Yankee Stadium and Chicago's Wrigley Field. All are designed to accommodate youth baseball, youth fast pitch softball, and adult slow pitch softball. Not a baseball or softball fan? Big League Dreams offers indoor soccer leagues in our 20,000 sq. ft. indoor pavilion. We also offer special events such as company softball tournaments, company picnics, birthday parties, location shoots, business meetings and even weddings & receptions! You've dreamed about it your whole life! Now is your chance -- Welcome to the Big Leagues!Lost Dutchman State ParkNamed after the fabled lost gold mine, Lost Dutchman State Park is located in the Sonoran Desert, 40 miles east of Phoenix. Several trails lead from the park into the Superstition Wilderness and surrounding Tonto National Forest. Take a stroll along the Native Plant Trail or hike the challenging Siphon Draw Trail to the top of the Flatiron. Depending on the year's rainfall, you might be treated to a carpet of desert wildflowers in the spring. Enjoy a weekend of camping and experience native wildlife including coyote, javelina and jackrabbit.
Freestone SkateparkGilbert Skatepark is another Site Design Group skatepark divided into 3 sections: 8' deep boomerang bowl, 6' deep spine bowl, and a large street course. Gilbert packs a lot of fun into a relatively small footprint. Salt River TubingSalt River Tubing is Arizona's floating picnic located in Tonto National Forest.
ShoppingSan Tan VillageNow Open, abrand new Westcor Shopping Center! Restaurant & Department Store Hours May Vary. Williams Field Rd & Loop 202 (SanTan Fwy). (480)282-9500.Chandler Fashion CenterThis distinctive indoor and outdoor shopping atmosphere is home to 180 shops and
restaurants that include Nordstroms, Macy's, Dillards and Sears.