Toy drive motors in to Queen Creek park

The Queen Creek Kids’ Christmas Car Show and Toy Drive is set for Saturday, Dec. 8, at Desert Mountain Park. The vintage, classic and collectible car show to benefit less fortunate children by giving them toys for Christmas will take place 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the park, 22201 S. Hawes Road. The Queen Creek Family […]

Queen Creek Town Council meets May 16

A $188,000 contract for improvements to the ballfields at Desert Mountain Park, 22201 S. Hawes Road, is slated to be voted on in a consent agenda at the Wednesday, May 16, meeting of the Queen Creek Town Council. It begins at 5:30 p.m. and public hearings are held after 7 p.m. The meeting is in […]

Egg hunts, color splash, races top Spring into QC activities this weekend

Spring into QC will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Desert Mountain Park, 22201 S. Hawes Road. Presented by Dignity Health, Spring into QC is a free family event that will include seven egg hunts for children up to 10 years old. For a schedule of the times divided by age group, visit […]

Spring into QC promises morning of fun at Desert Mountain Park

An egg hunt, color splash, food and entertainment are some of the things that will await visitors at this year’s Spring into QC, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Desert Mountain Park, 22201 S. Hawes Road, Queen Creek. Presented by Dignity Health, Spring into QC is free and this year will feature the inaugural […]

Public encouraged to take 10-minute walk to parks, trails on 10-10

The town of Queen Creek is joining communities across the nation to encourage participation in the 10-minute walk to a park day on Oct. 10. Organized by the Trust for Public Land, National Recreation and Parks and the Urban Land Institute, the initiative promotes the opportunity to discover, wonder and play through a 10-minute walk to a park. “I […]

New kickball league season under way in Queen Creek

League play is under way for the East Valley Kickball Association’s adult co-ed league in Queen Creek. Competition takes place 7-9 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays at Founders’ Park, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road. The Friday night season is Aug. 4-Sept. 29. The Saturday night season takes place Aug. 14-Oct. 16. Each night includes a double-header. […]

Registration under way for next month’s Queen Creek 5

Kick off a fun day of activities with one of the Queen Creek 5 races on April 8. Offering a 5 mile, 5K and half-mile race, the QC5 will be held at Desert Mountain Park, 22201 S. Hawes Road in Queen Creek, prior to the community event Spring into QC. Looking for more miles? Run the […]

Ribbon-cutting for extended Queen Creek Wash trail set for Oct. 17

  The town of Queen Creek will officially open the renovated Queen Creek Wash trail by conducting a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17. The recent project extended the existing multi-use trail at Desert Mountain Park, connecting the Queen Creek Wash Trail to the Crismon Road Alignment. The ribbon-cutting will be held at […]