Recreation Centers

Each Sun City AZ recreation center offers RCSC Cardholders and their guests a wide variety of options to meet their recreational and social needs, affording them the opportunity to enhance their active lifestyle and well-being. With swimming pools, fitness centers and social halls, you won’t find another active adult community in the country that offers so many choices.

Whether you want to play a round of miniature golf or roll lawn bowls, it’s up to you! There’s pickleball and tennis, racquetball and softball; shuffleboard, billiards and darts, too – so there really is no limit to the fun that awaits you here in Sun City AZ.

RCSC Cardholders have seven Sun City recreation centers in which to play. No other 55+ community in the country can boast as many centers as the original Sun City AZ. Every recreation center offers a myriad of activities and amenities such as swimming pools, fitness centers, social halls and special-interest clubs. Sun City Recreation – it’s a great way to play!  Each of our seven centers provides unique fitness and social opportunities. You’re encouraged to explore each recreation center to find the one that suits you best. Click on a center name below to view more information for that location.

 


Bell Recreation Center
Whether you are looking for a workout in a state-of-the-art fitness center, a leisurely pool walk or a game of racquetball, you can find it at Bell Center. Bell Center also features a traditional lap pool, social halls, a branch of the Maricopa County Library, the Sun City AZ Visitors Center and numerous clubs.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–8pm
Monday–Saturday: 5am–9pm

Map It    623-876-3040

Fairway Recreation Center
Fairway Recreation Center
Sun City AZ’s second oldest, and yet newest, recreation center, Fairway Center underwent a two-phase renovation project that was completed in 2011. Fairway is now home to a state-of-the-art fitness center, an indoor walking track and a combination lap and walking pool, in addition to numerous clubs.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–8pm
Monday–Saturday: 5am–9pm

Map It  623-876-3044


Lakeview Recreation Center
Lakeview, situated on the shores of scenic Viewpoint Lake, offers a wide array of activities in a truly unique setting. Play a game of tennis, stroll by the lake, or take a dip in the pool. The center is home to RCSC Corporate Offices including the Board of Directors, Cardholder Services and Clubs, and Activities Office.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–7pm
Monday–Saturday: 6am–7pm

Map It  623-561-4675


Marinette Recreation Center
Marinette Center, Sun City AZ’s northern most recreation center, has been totally renovated. This recreation center now boasts an expanded state-of-art fitness center, 20 pickleball courts (eight under permanent cover), outdoor spa, half-court basketball, horseshoes and rubberized walking track.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–8pm
Monday–Saturday: 6am–9pm

Map It  623-876-3054

Mountain View Recreation Center
Mountain View Recreation Center
Mountain View, Sun City AZ’s southernmost recreation center, provides many activities for RCSC Cardholders, with numerous sports amenities and an auditorium for performances and special events. With the recent installation of seven new pickleball courts, the array of Sun City AZ recreation choices continues to expand.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–7pm
Monday–Saturday: 6am–7pm

Map It  623-876-3042


Oakmont Recreation Center
Oakmont is Sun City AZ’s first recreation center. With the most recent facelift, completed in 2016, Oakmont has an updated look while keeping all of its original charm. This center has plenty of activities including Sun City AZ’s first and only salt water pool. Right next door is the Del Webb Sun Cities Museum.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–7pm
Monday–Saturday: 6am–7pm

Map It  623-876-3046


Sundial Recreation Center
Sundial Center boasts RCSC’s only indoor swimming pools. The exercise pool features an automated chair-lift for Cardholders with special needs, and there is a ramp allowing easy access for those with disabilities. Numerous concerts and special events are held in Sundial Auditorium. Sundial Center is also the home of the Sun City AZ Mineral Museum.


Operating Hours:
Sunday: 8am–8pm
Monday–Saturday: 6am–9pm

Map It  623-876-3048


Sun Bowl Amphitheater
The Sun Bowl, an open-air amphitheater, is Sun City AZ’s premier entertainment venue. Every spring and fall the Sun Bowl plays host to numerous concerts, performances and other events. The Sun Bowl complex is situated on approximately 9.1 acres which includes a regulation softball field in addition to the amphitheater. As a courtesy to others, there is no smoking in the Sun Bowl.  Smoking areas are located in the adjacent parking lot.


Operating Hours:

Map It  623-972-6014

Duffeeland Dog Park Recreation Center
Duffeeland Dog Park
Duffeeland Dog Park is the newest Sun City AZ amenity. This off-leash dog park, owned and operated by Recreation Centers of Sun City (RCSC), serves as a social gathering spot for dog lovers and their canine friends. This unmonitored facility is for RCSC Cardholders and their invited guests only and use of this facility is at your own risk.


Operating Hours:
October through April: 7am to 6pm
May through September: 6am to 8pm
Closed last Wed. each month for maintenance

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