Phoenix Sports Venues
You’ll find Phoenix is home to many sporting events. There are a variety sports teams that not only play here but practice here during spring training. Whether it’s baseball, hockey, football or Nascar, or some other special event you’re sure to find something happening at one of the many venues in town, like the Jobing.com arena. The Wigwam Resort is one of the best hotels near jobing.com arena.
When spring training season starts you’ll find Phoenix hosts many of the major league baseball teams like the LA Dodgers, the San Francisco Giants, the Cincinnati Reds, the Texas Rangers, the Cleveland Indians and the Oakland A’s. It’s great fun to watch these teams in action as they prepare for the upcoming season. If you’re planning a trip to check out spring training in Phoenix then The Wigwam Resort is the perfect hotel near baseball spring training in Phoenix. One venue, The Goodyear Ball Park is the official home for the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians spring training and is only 7 miles from the resort. Camelback Ranch is where the LA Dodgers and the Chicago White Sox play while the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners take to the field at the Peoria Sports Complex. If the Texas Rangers or the Kansas City Royals are your team of choice then you’ll find them practicing at the Surprise Recreation Center. All of the major league teams that conduct spring training in Phoenix make up the Cactus League. The Cactus League consisted of a record 15 teams in 2011 and the attendance was also at an all time record. It was the first year 15 ball clubs were at spring training in Phoenix.
Aside from baseball spring training in Phoenix, there are many other sporting events that take place in this area, as well as in neighboring Glendale and Peoria. The Jobing.com arena, formerly Glendale Arena, Goodyear Ball Park and Peoria Sports Complex are all popular venues that are visited by tourists and locals alike for local sporting events. The Jobing.com Arena is home to the Phoenix Coyotes Hockey team and has become a premiere sports and entertainment venue in the Phoenix area. Some of the most popular musical artists perform here each year. The Wigwam Resort is one of the hotels near the Jobing.com arena. It’s less than 10 miles away, making it the perfect place to stay when planning to visit the arena.
Baseball is not the only popular sport in Phoenix, there’s also a great football season and Nascar season at the Phoenix International Raceway. There’s plenty of action at the University of Phoenix Stadium, home of the Phoenix Cardinals and the famous Annual Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. Just 8 miles away, the Wigwam Resort would be a great choice for accommodations for all the exciting Cardinal games.
Located so close to many of the area sporting venues, the Wigwam Resort is the perfect place to stay to enjoy all the sports Phoenix has to offer.