Fitness in the Park
New Year - Close to Home - Free - Trendy Fitness Classes - All Are Welcome
If you’re looking to shake up your exercise routine in the New Year and want the motivation of a group, the City of Buckeye offers FREE workout programs in the evenings at Sundance Park, Monday through Thursdays, 6:30 – 7:30pm. This popular ongoing program took a holiday break, but is back in full force beginning the week of January 9th. The newly renovated Sundance Park offers a large park for the kids to play while the parents complete their 1-hour workout in eye shot of the kids. The music is great; the classes are the most popular offered at gyms across the county and its absolutely FREE all you need is a water bottle and to show up!
Try one or multiple options, led by certified instructors that are fun and upbeat and you’re guaranteed to leave sweaty!
On Mondays, try Ignite Yoga, to learn yoga postures, breathing techniques and proper alignment. Tuesdays, PiYo offers a high intensity low impact workout that combines Pilates and Yoga moves. Wednesdays, POUND provides a unique sweat, sculpt and rocking workout using lightly weighted drumsticks to ‘perform’ your way to a great physique. Thursdays, take part in CrossFit Fury, a full body workout the combines cardio, weight lifting, core training and more.
Make friends and excite your exercise routine. No need to pre-register just show up! Open to beginners and experts alike, all ages. Come out and give it a try, meet your neighbors, get the kids out of the house and enjoy your City's fitness offerings!
Sundance Park is located at 22865 W. Lower Buckeye Road, Buckeye. Programs are offered in an open field. Just follow the signs when you come to the park.
For more information about the program, please visit www.buckeyeaz.gov/recreation or call 623-349-6350.
50th Annual Melodrama- Mister E at the San Linda
The 50th Annual Melodrama is Nigh!!! "Mr. E at the San Linda", written by Caleb Elms and Debbie Hardesty is sure to delight crowds with laughter and misery expected. The play, presented by the City of Buckeye Community Services Department is being held at 7:00 p.m. Friday, March 31st and Saturday, April 1st at Youngker High School, 3000 South Apache Road.
Presaled tickets are available at the City of Buckeye Recreation Center- $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for children. Tickets will also be available at the door- $6.00 for adults, $4.00 for children. For more information call 623-349-6350 or visit www.buckeyeaz.gov/events
Free Concert - Festival Foothills Park
Come out to Festival Foothills Park and bring the whole family; it's time for a evening of culture and music that will take you back to the good old days of Big Band music. The DK Orchestra bring a variety of music that will have you tapping your toes in no time...who knows, you may even find yourself dancing!
Food will be available for purchase; please bring your blankets and lawn chairs.
City of Buckeye Spring Celebration
The annual Spring Celebration is sponsored by the City of Buckeye Community Services Department.and sponsored by KLove 89.1. Held at Sundance Park, 22865 Lower Biuckeye Road, the event is from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.and features photos with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny, face painting, train rides, bounce house, egg decorating, a petting zoo, pony rides and more.
The Easter Egg hunt starts at 9:30 a.m. with an "Eggstra Special Hunt for those with special needs followed by egg hunts for various age divisions.
The event is free however some activities may require fees to participate.
Homeowner Landscaping 101
Want to be inspired by local resources and fresh ideas in landscaping? The Buckeye Community Services Department has partnered with West Valley Rock, Preach Building Supplies and Gillespie Pest Services. This diverse group is the perfect resource for creating curb appeal or a backyard oasis. If you have questions about your current yard, or if you are interested in a fresh new look, maybe an outdoor BBQ or fire pit, these are the guys you want to talk to. Pre-registration is requested. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 623-349-6621.
Denim & Diamonds
Golf for Joy (benefitting Meals of Joy)
Support Meals of Joy by sponsoring or playing in the Golf for Joy Tournament on Saturday, May 20th, 2017Location:
Tuscany Falls Golf Course at Pebble Creek
16262 Clubhouse Drive
Goodyear, AZ 85395
Foursome: $450 Individual: $125
Pebble Creek Members $95
Includes cart, range balls and lunch
Receive recognition in all tournament promotion and collateral. Tournament Day Signage, on Meals of Joy Website, Tee Box Signage, four raffle/mulligan ticket packages and Two Foursomes.
Birdie Sponsor (multiple): $3,500
Receive recognition in Tournament Day of Signage, Tee Box Signage, on Meals of Joy Website, four Raffle/Mulligan Ticket Packages and a Golf Foursome.
Awards Luncheon Sponsor: $2,500
Receive recognition at the Awards Luncheon, on Meals of Joy Website, Tee Box Signage and a Golf Twosome.
Golf Cart Sponsor: $900
Receive recognition on all Golf Carts, on Meals of Joy Website, and a Golf Twosome.
Team Sponsor: $625
Receive recognition on Tee Box Signage and a Golf Twosome.
Hole Sponsor: $150
Receive recognition on a Tee Box Signage - No Golf.
City of Buckeye Memorial Day Ceremony
The Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at Louis B. Hazelton Memorial Cemetery located at 23100 W. Broadway Rd., Buckeye, Az 85326, at 9:00am, Monday, May 29th. The City of Buckeye, in partnership with the local American Legion, Daughters of the American Revolution, Elks Lodge and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, along with the caring staff and volunteers at the Cemetery, put on a vivid display of red, white and blue, coupled with subtle ceremonial reminders of the reason for the day; giving honor to the fallen who bravely served the United States of America.
West Valley Gives
A fundraising event on Saturday, June 24, 2017, to benefit a West Valley nonprofit organization. University of Phoenix Stadium, VisitGlendale, and WESTMARC partnered together to create an inspiring community outreach event. This year’s financial recipient is Treasure House, co-founded by Kurt & Brenda Warner. The Warners believe all people, regardless of ability, have a call for their lives, and the ability to participate in meaningful and challenging activities. Treasure House will be a supportive living community for young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), to open by March 2018. The 30-unit residence will be built with donations from generous individuals, corporations and foundations, as it is not a recipient of government funding. The opening ceremonies to include Presenting of the Colors by the United States Marine Corps Color Guard and National Anthem by United States Navy Retired Petty Officer First Class, Steven Powell. The featured celebrities and honorary closing ceremony hosts will be Kurt Warner, two time NFL MVP, Super Bowl Champ, Hall of Fame inductee, and wife Brenda Warner, speaker, philanthropist, New York Times best-selling author, United States Marine, and mother of seven children. The event includes a family fun treasure walk inside the cool, air conditioned stadium, vendor fair, live music, activities for all ages, and a raffle for a chance to win a Kurt Warner autographed football or helmet. There will also be appearances by the Arizona Cardinal, Cheerleaders and the team mascot, Big Red.