BELOW: Peoria Place, a 123.96- acre mixed- use development, is being planned near City Hall. BOTTOM: P. F. Changs in the Arrowhead Entertainment District. www. visitpeoriaaz. com • PEORIA, ARIZONA 11 If you feel the urge to get out of town there's plenty more superb shopping, dining and entertainment close by. Glendale The University of Phoenix Stadium holds major sporting events, including Arizona Cardinals games. The Jobing. com Arena hosts the NHL's Phoenix Coyotes as well as concerts and family shows. Famous outdoor outfitter Cabela's has everything you need for hiking, camping, fishing and hunting. Westgate City Center has everything else — retail, dining, theaters, entertainment, residences, offices, hotels and the Arizona Health and Wellness Center. Phoenix The US Airways Center is the home of the Phoenix Suns, Arena League's Arizona Rattlers, the WNBA Phoenix Mercury and the Phoenix Roadrunners minor league hockey team. It also hosts arts and entertainment events. The Cricket Wireless Pavilion hosts national and local acts under the stars. The Phoenix Art Museum's collections represent the globe throughout the centuries, and its special exhibits feature works from some of the world's rarest and most prized collections. Surprise The West Valley Art Museum holds special exhibits, including the annual Celebrating Art of the West Valley, and has a permanent collection that includes more than 4,000 items from more than 75 countries. The Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals call Surprise Recreation Campus home. Peoria Arrowhead Crossings 77th Avenue/ Bell Road Lake Pleasant Towne Center 10072 W. Happy Valley Pkwy. 602- 866- 0900 www. shoplptc. com North Valley Power Center 79th Avenue/ Bell Road Park West 9744 West Northern Ave. 623- 877- 0096 www. shopparkwest. com Glendale Arrowhead Towne Center 75th Avenue and Bell Rd. 623- 979- 8928 www. arrowheadtownecenter. com Cabela's 9380 W. Glendale Ave. 602- 872- 6700 www. cabelas. com Westgate City Center 6915 N. 95th Ave. 623- 772- 4000 www. westgateaz. com Much more stuff, oh so close! Shopping Destinations The Arizona Cardinals take the field just minutes from Peoria at the University of Phoenix Stadium. For more information about Peoria's events and entertainment venues, go to www. visitpeoriaaz. com and www. peoriachamber. com.
12 PEORIA, ARIZONA www. visitpeoriaaz. com www. visitpeoriaaz. com ENTERTAINMENT Keep it Local For sports, for dining, for entertainment, for theater and year- round events… you'll find it all in the Arrowhead Entertainment District. This entertainment mecca includes the Peoria Sports Complex, more than 20 eateries offering cuisine of every type, movies and dinner theater, lodging, family attractions and nightlife. There's no shortage of things to do and places to go. Check it out! 3 2 7 6 25 12 5 24 13 4 29 19 14 15 8 22 9 28 10 20 17 11 16 18 23 26 1 2127