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Get an idea of what Surprise, AZ has to offer it's residence and neighbors with this short perspective. Surprise may just *surprise you!

Get an idea of what Surprise, AZ has to offer it's residence and neighbors with this short perspective. Surprise may just *surprise you!



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  • 1. The City of Surprise A short Perspective
    Glendale and Peoria
    Arizona’s New Destination Cities
    Published by Elise Fay
  • 2. Course Outline
    Expand our knowledge base of the NW Valley
    Focus on The City of Surprise
    What do these cities have to offer?
    Community Services
    Aren’t they just “way the heck out there”?
    Who would want to live out there anyway?
    Surprise - Arizona’s new “Destination City”
  • 3. Surprise is Turning 50!
    Surprise, Arizona
    Founded in 1938 by Homer Ludden, when it was just 1 square mile of farmland. He named it after his hometown-Surprise, Nebraska.
    A collection of distinctive neighborhoods with a small town feel and big city amenities.
    Located about 45 minutes from downtown Phoenix, Surprise is surrounded by mountain park lands, a regional lake and pristine, open Sonoran desert.
    Surprise is tops in the nation in job growth since 2000.
  • 4. West Valley Community Services
  • 5. Healthcare
    • Banner Boswell Medical Center
    a 430 bed acute care hospital.
    • Has been designated a Primary Stroke Center by the American Stroke Association.
    • 6. Heart Center has been nationally recognized for it’s care and expertise
    • 7. Banner Del Webb Medical Center is a non-profit, acute care facility.
    • 8. Full-service Medial Facility, services range from surgical care to rehab.
    • 9. Over 400 beds & the 8th largest hospital in the Valley.
  • Education
    • Dysart Unified School District is part of an exciting, vibrant and growing community.
    • 10. Covers 140 square miles, educating 23,000 students
    • 11. Fastest growing school district in the Valley.
    • 12. 4 Schools rated as “Excelling” & 6 Schools rated as “Highly Performing”.
    • 13. Advanced placement, career and technical education, International Baccalaureate, full-day kindergarten, gifted and special education programs provided.
  • Surprise Shopping & Dining
  • 14. Arrowhead Towne Center
    Minutes from Surprise
    Built in 1993: Major Interior Renovation in 2006
    • Macy’s
    • 15. J. Jill
    • 16. Coach
    • 17. Sephora
    • 18. Fossil
    • 19. Sharper Image
  • Shop Surprise Arizona
    The Growth of Surprise AZ has attracted a huge array of shopping options for everyone. You will find:
    Major Chain Stores such as Target, Wallmart, Kohls, Home Depot & Lowes. Minutes to Arrowhead Mall
    Bookstores, Boutiques, Children’s Stores, Salons, Day Spas & a huge variety of Restaurants.
  • 20. Surprise Entertainment
  • 21. Surprise! Baseball at it’s Finest!
  • 22. Surprise Stadium - N. Bullard Ave
    • Home to the Texas Rangers and
    Kansas City Royals
    • Opened in 2002
    • 23. Seats 10,500 fans
    • 24. 124 acre site
    • 25. 6 Full Practice Fields
  • Camelback Ranch-Camelback Road
    • Home to the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox
    • 26. Opened in 2009
    • 27. 13,500 fan capacity
    • 28. 141 acres
    • 29. Largest facility in Cactus League
  • Tennis & Racquet Complex
  • 30. University of Phoenix Stadium
    Home of the:
    • Arizona Cardinals
    • 31. Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
    And host of Super Bowl XLII in January 08
  • 32. Jobing.com Arena, Glendale
    Home of the:
    • Phoenix Coyotes
    Hockey Team
    • Arizona Sting
    Lacrosse Team
  • 33. Surprise Lifestyles
  • 34. Surprise Aquatic Centers
    • Aquatic Center
    • 35. Zero Depth Area with Water Play Features
    • 36. (2) Slides -1 Flume/1 Tunnel
    • 37. Vortex Whirlpool
    • 38. Competition Pool
    • 39. Diving Well
    • 40. Hollyhock Pool
    • 41. Zero Depth Area with Water Play Features
    • 42. Water Spray Pad with Play Features
    • 43. Water Slide
    • 44. 3-Lane Lap Pool
  • Community Parks & Recreation
    There are 14 parks and 4 Community Centers through out Surprise!
    • Tennis Courts (Lighted)
    • 45. Sand Volleyball Courts
    • 46. Softball Fields
    • 47. Soccer Fields
    • 48. Basketball Goals (Lighted)
    • 49. Playground of Dreams
    • 50. Urban Fishing Lake with Accessible Dock
    • 51. Ramada
    • 52. Barbecue Facilities
    • 53. Picnic Tables and Benches
  • Dreamcatcher Park
    • DreamCatcher Park is a fully accessible, multi-purpose athletic facility which was designed to provide athletes with special needs a fun and safe place to recreate.
    • 54. It is barrier free and features a urethane based surface making it safe and maneuverable for mobility devices such as wheel chairs and walkers.
    • 55. Can be used for Baseball, Soccer and Football
  • Golf Courses
    Sun Village Golf Club
    Arizona Traditions
    Great Eagle Golf Club
    Coyote Lakes Golf Course
  • 56. Westgate City Center, Glendale
    Entertainment & Shopping
  • 57. Surprise Real Estate At Its Best
    For more information:
    Don’t Delay, Call FAY…Today
    Visit my website. www.HomesByElise.com