Are you dreading the sizzling hot temps over the next few days? Maybe you're looking for a fun day trip before school is back in session? With the help of the customer review website Yelp, we've compiled a list of some of the best pools in the Valley along with their admission prices. Most are family-friendly, others are adult-friendly.
Big Surf, located in Tempe, is family-friendly. The popular waterpark also has rides. General admission is $29.95 ($19.95 for ages 3 and under)
Release Pool Parties happen on the weekends, but this is one you'll want to find a babysitter for. It's an adult-friendly event at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale with a DJ. All guests must be 21 with a valid form of identification. It's always ladies night, women get in for free, men pay a $10 cover.
Golfland Sunsplash in Mesa is one-stop family fun shopping. It has 30 rides and attractions including waterslides and miniature golf. General admission is $29.99 per person, but may vary due to daily prices, ages, etc. See their website for more details!
Kiwanis Recreation Center is a family friendly 54,000 square foot complex that is owned and operated by the City of Tempe. It has a an indoor wave pool, fitness center, gymnasium and a 15-court tennis center. General admission is $5 - $7, go to the website for more details.
Hotel Palomar in Downtown Phoenix , which features LUSTRE Rooftop Bar, is another adult-friendly pool party. Currently it's hosting the 100 Days of Summer pool party series. Events run through Labor Day. Prices vary, so check their website ahead of time.