Kick off Spring Training the Local Way

cactus league spring training arizonaAround this time, Arizona becomes a haven for baseball fans across the country, as we host half of the nation's baseball teams in our beautiful weather for the Cactus League's spring training sessions.  Have you bought your spring training tickets yet?  How many games are you planning on attending?

While you're out enjoying a nice spring day and a relaxing game of baseball, don't forget to think about your nearby local businesses if you need a bite to eat or a refreshing beverage before or after the game. Check out these suggestions we put together for you for each stadium.  So you can support local businesses, no matter which team you're rooting for!

Select the stadium you'll be visiting for a list of great local businesses to check out before or after the game:

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Salt River Fields at Talking Stick: The Arizona Diamondbacks & The Colorado Rockies

Camelback Ranch: The Los Angeles Dodgers & The Chicago White Socks

Tempe Diablo Stadium: The Los Angeles Angels

Hohokam Park: The Chicago Cubs

Maryvale Stadium: The Milwaukee Brewers[/column]

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Peoria Sports Complex: The San Diego Padres & The Seattle Mariners

Phoenix Municipal Stadium: The Oakland A's

Scottsdale Stadium: The San Francisco Giants

Surprise Stadium: The Texas Rangers & The Kansas City Royals

Goodyear Ballpark: The Cincinati Reds & The Cleveland Indians[/column] [end_columns]

And for when the regular season starts on March 31: Chase Field: The Arizona Diamondbacks

Visiting from out of town? Check out the great options from these local hotels!

Hotel Valley Ho, Scottsdale From February 23 to March 31, stay in style starting from just $249! Spring Training Package includes A Signature Guest Room With a Private Patio or Balcony, Welcome Gift, VIP access to Select Old Town Nightclubs, plus A Shopping + Dining Coupon Book for Westcor Shopping Centers. Book online or call us at 866.882.4484. More info.


The Clarendon Hotel, Phoenix 10% Advance Purchase Discount - Book our Advance Purchase / Non-Refundable rates and you will receive a 10% discount on your entire stay! Must Book Online at www.GoClarendon.com - when booking, select the "Advance Purchase, Non-Refundable" Rate in the drop-down menu. Pricing varies depending on room reservations.


GasLight Inn, Glendale Experience the old town charm and hospitality of historical Glendale, Arizona, a prime location for all of the West Valley stadiums! There is nothing better than staying in a luxury Inn, in one of the oldest buildings in the heart of old town surrounded by antique shops, bars, and home town unique eateries. For Reservations: (623) 934-5466


  Salt River Fields at Talking Stick Spring training home to the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies (480) 270-5000 | 7555 North Pima Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85258

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]Lox Stock & Bagel (480) 922-0123 | 7353 N. Via Paseo Del Sur, Scottsdale AZ 85258

Andreoli Italian Grocer & Deli (480) 614-1980 | 8880 E Via Linda, Scottsdale AZ 85258

Yuri's Popcorn & More (480) 699-0641 | 6107 N. Scottsdale Rd. #C108, Scottsdale AZ 85250

buzzberry coffee n smoothies (480) 626-4797 | 5959 N. Granite Reef Rd, Scottsdale AZ 85250

Terroir Wine Pub (480) 922-3470 | 7001 North Scottsdale Road #157, Scottsdale AZ 85253

El Chorro (480) 948-5170 | 5550 E. Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley AZ 85253

America's Taco Shop (480) 278- 7085 | 9261 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Wildflower Bread Company (480) 951-9453 | 15640 N. Hayden Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (480) 612-0606 | 7001 N. Scottsdale Rd. Suite 171, Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Blue Burrito Grille (602) 292-2429 | 7318 E. Shea Blvd, Scottsdale AZ 85260[/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0"]Sweet Republic (480) 248-6979 | 9160 E Shea Blvd #105, Scottsdale AZ 85260

Spinato’s Pizzeria (480) 391 2347 | 11108 North Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85259

Four Peaks Brewing Company (480) 991-1795 | 15745 North Hayden Road Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Uncorked Wine Bar (480) 699-9230 | 16427 North Scottsdale Road # 130 Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Village Coffee Roastery (480) 905-0881 | 8120 North Hayden Road Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Blanco Tacos & Tequila 480.905.6920 | 6166 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Tom's Thumb Fresh Market 480-513-8186 | 9393 E Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Zulu Caffe 15000 N. Airport Dr, Ste 100, Scottsdale, AZ

Picazzo's Organic Italian Kitchen 480-990-2212 | 7325 Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd. Suite 101, Scottsdale, AZ[/column] [end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona dodgerscactus league spring training arizona White Sox Camelback Ranch Spring training home of the Chicago White Sox & Los Angeles Dodgers (623) 302-5000 | 10710 West Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85037

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]DD's Desert Delights, LLC 623.302.8897 | 13048 W Rancho Santa Fe Blvd Ste 110, Avondale

Papa Ed's Ice Cream (623) 915-4438 | 7146-B N. 58th Ave, Glendale, AZ[/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"]Olde Towne Glendale Wine & Beer Bar 623-937-9463 | 5745 W. Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ

Coyote Oaties (623) 939-3949 | 7005 N. 58th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85301[/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona redscactus league spring training arizona indians Goodyear Ballpark Spring training home of the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians (623) 882-3120 | 1933 S Ballpark Way, Goodyear, AZ 85338

[column width="47%" padding="6%"] Wildflower Bread Company (623) 935-1131 | 1360 N. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338

Augie's Sports Grill (623) 932-0001 | 15605 W. Roosevelt Street, Suite 101 Goodyear, AZ 85338 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"]Taste of Italy Pizza (623) 932-2272 | 3810 South Estrella Parkway, Goodyear, AZ 85338

Native New Yorker (623) 882-0022 | 530 North Estrella Parkway, Goodyear, AZ 85338 [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona cubs Hohokam Park Spring training home of the Chicago Cubs (480) 644-4451 | 1235 N. Center Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

[column width="47%" padding="6%"] Inside The Bungalow Cafe (480) 844-2353 | 48 N. Robson, Mesa, AZ 85201

Pete's Fish and Chips (480) 962-7992 | 203 N. MacDonald St., Mesa, AZ 85201

Queen's Pizzeria & Cafe (480) 964-1609 | 125 West Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

Lo Fi Coffee (602) 769-3689 | 105 W. Main St, Mesa AZ 85210

Bison Witches Bar & Deli (480) 894-9104 | 21 E 6th St #146, Tempe AZ 85281 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] Four Peaks Brewing Company (480) 303-9967 | 1340 E 8th St #104, Tempe Az 85281

Monti's La Casa Vieja Restaurant (480) 967-7594 | 1 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe AZ 85281

America’s Taco Shop (480) 751-6250 | 735 East University Drive Tempe, AZ 85281

Spinato's Pizza (480) 967-1010 | 227 S Smith Rd. #101, Tempe AZ 85281 [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona brewers Maryvale Stadium Spring training home of the Milwaukee Brewers (623) 245-5500 | 3600 N. 51st Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85031

[column width="47%" padding="6%"] Papa Ed's Ice Cream (623) 915-4438 | 7146-B N. 58th Ave, Glendale AZ 85301

Coffee and Tea Express (623) 939-1460 | 5835 W Palmaire Ave Ste E, Glendale AZ 85301

Bill Johnson's Big Apple (602) 277-6291 | 3101 W Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017

Coyote Oaties (623) 939-3949 | 7005 N. 58th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85301 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] Shelley's Specialty Desserts (602) 380-1127 | 5845 W Palmaire, Glendale, AZ 85302

Pete's Fish & Chips (623) 937-6001 | 5516 West Glendale Avenue Glendale, AZ 85301

DD's Desert Delights, LLC 623.302.8897 | 13048 W Rancho Santa Fe Blvd Ste 110, Avondale

Olde Towne Glendale Wine & Beer Bar 623-937-9463 | 5745 W. Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona Padres cactus league spring training arizona mariners Peoria Sports Complex Spring training home of the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners (623) 773-8700 | 16101 N. 83rd Avenue, Peoria, Arizona 85382

[column width="47%" padding="6%"] Yogurtime (623) 773-9545 | 16055 N Arrowhead Ftn Ctr Dr 1-A, Peoria, AZ 85382

Cucina Tagliani Italian Kitchen (623) 412-2670 | 8349 West Bell Road, Peoria, AZ 85382 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] 3rd Place Neighborhood Grill (623) 334-5000 | 15814 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382

White Eyes Fresh Fry Bread 602-403-3336 | 4752 W Oraibi Dr., Glendale, AZ [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona oakland Phoenix Municipal Stadium Spring training home to the Oakland A's (602) 495-7240 | 5999 E. Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85008

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] The Stockyards, Arizona's Original Steakhouse (602) 273-7378 | 5009 E. Washington, Phoenix AZ 85034

Draw 10 Bar & Grill (602) 273-1061 | 5444 E. Washington St, Phoenix AZ 85034

Bill Johnson's Big Apple (602) 275-2107 | 3757 E. Van Buren St, Phoenix AZ 85008

Bison Witches Bar & Deli (480) 894-9104 | 21 E 6th St #146, Tempe AZ 85281

Green Restaurant (480) 941-9003 | 2240 N Scottsdale Rd, Tempe AZ 85281

Four Peaks Brewing Company (480) 303-9967 | 1340 E 8th St #104, Tempe Az 85281

Monti's La Casa Vieja Restaurant (480) 967-7594 | 1 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe AZ 85281

America’s Taco Shop (480) 751-6250 | 735 East University Drive Tempe, AZ 85281

Pete's Fish & Chips (480) 968-6265 | 1017 E Apache Blvd Tempe, AZ 85281

Sparky's Old Town Creamery 480-221-7273 | 510 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] Dhaba India Plaza (480) 557-8800 | 1874 East Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ

House of Tricks Restaurant (480) 968-1114 | 114 E. 7th St., Tempe, AZ

Spinato's Pizza (480) 967-1010 | 227 S Smith Rd. #101, Tempe AZ 85281

Thirsty Dog 2 Go 480-967-0456 | 15 West 5th Street, Tempe, AZ

Yupha's Thai Kitchen 602-740-7366 | 1805 East Elliot Road #115, Tempe, AZ

Essence Bakery Cafe (480) 966-2745 | 825 W University Dr, Tempe

La Bocca Urban Pizzeria & Wine Bar 480 967-5244 | 699 S Mill Avenue #115, Tempe, AZ

Slickables Ice Cream Sandwich (480) 409-4591 | 699 S Mill Ave Ste 117, Tempe, AZ

The Handlebar Tempe (480) 474-4888 | 680 S. Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ

Canteen | ModernTequila Bar 480 773-7135 | 640 S Mill Ave #110, Tempe, AZ [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona giants Scottsdale Stadium Spring training home to the San Francisco Giants (480) 312-2586 | 7408 E. Osborn Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]Cowboy Ciao (480) 481-9463 | 7133 East Stetson Drive Scottsdale AZ 85251

Daily Dose Old Town Bar & Grill (480) 994-3673 | 4020 Scottsdale Rd Ste 101, Scottsdale AZ 85251

Café Forte Bistro (480) 994-1331 | 7032 E Main Street, Scottsdale AZ 85251

SugarBowl Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant (480) 946-0051 | 4005 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Orange Table (480) 424-6819 | 7373 E. Scottsdale Mall #6, Scottsdale AZ 85251

COOL Gelato Italiano 480 941-3100 | 7373 E. Scottsdale Mall # 125, Scottsdale, AZ

FnB | Baratin Cafe 480 425-9463 | 7133 East Stetson Dr, Scottsdale, AZ

Modern Steak 480.423.7000 | 7014 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale, AZ

5th and Wine (480) 699-8001 | 7051 East 5th Avenue AZ 85251 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"]Atlas Bistro (480) 990-2433 | 2515 N Scottsdale Rd #18, Scottsdale AZ 85257

Gluten Free Creations (480) 990-2253 | 7607 E. McDowell Rd #108, Scottsdale AZ 85257

Hotel Valley Ho (480) 248-2000 | 6850 E Main Street, Scottsdale AZ 85251

Lee's Cream Liqueur (480) 776-9899 | 7137 E. Stetson Dr #10, Scottsdale AZ 85251

Petite Maison (480) 991-6887 | 7616 E. Shoeman Lane, Scottsdale AZ 85251

Su Vino Winery (480) 994-8466 | 7035 E Main Street Ste 110, Scottsdale AZ 85251

TeaTime (480) 686-8503 | 7051 E 5th Ave Suite C, Scottsdale AZ 85251

Olive & Ivy 480.905.6920 | 7135 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale, AZ [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona royals cactus league spring training arizona rangers Surprise Stadium Spring training home to the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals (623) 222-2000 | 15930 N Bullard Ave, Surprise, AZ 85374

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]Babbo Italian Eatery (623) 825-1919 | 15609 W Bell Road, Surprise, AZ 85374

The Irish Wolfhound Pub (623) 214-1004 | 16811 North Litchfield Rd., Suite 102-104, Surprise, Arizona. 85374

White Eyes Fresh Fry Bread 602-403-3336 | 4752 W Oraibi Dr., Glendale, AZ[/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"]Yogurtime (623) 773-9545 | 16055 N Arrowhead Ftn Ctr Dr 1-A, Peoria, AZ 85382

3rd Place Neighborhood Grill (623) 334-5000 | 15814 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382[/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona angels Tempe Diablo Stadium Spring training home to the Los Angeles Angels (480) 350-5205 | 2200 W Alameda Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282

[column width="47%" padding="6%"]Yucca Tap Room (480) 967-4777 | 29 W Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282

Spinato's Pizza (480) 967-1010 | 227 S Smith Rd. #101, Tempe AZ 85281

Poppa Maize Gourmet Popcorn (480) 921-1414 | 730 S Mill Ave, Ste 102 Tempe, AZ 85281

The Center Bistro (480) 829-9422 | 21 E. 6th St #114, Tempe AZ 85281

Four Peaks Brewing Company (480) 303-9967 | 1340 E 8th St #104, Tempe Az 85281

Sparky's Old Town Creamery 480-221-7273 | 510 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ

Dhaba India Plaza (480) 557-8800 | 1874 East Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ

House of Tricks Restaurant (480) 968-1114 | 114 E. 7th St., Tempe, AZ[/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"]Thirsty Dog 2 Go 480-967-0456 | 15 West 5th Street, Tempe, AZ

Yupha's Thai Kitchen 602-740-7366 | 1805 East Elliot Road #115, Tempe, AZ

Essence Bakery Cafe (480) 966-2745 | 825 W University Dr, Tempe

La Bocca Urban Pizzeria & Wine Bar 480 967-5244 | 699 S Mill Avenue #115, Tempe, AZ

Slickables Ice Cream Sandwich (480) 409-4591 | 699 S Mill Ave Ste 117, Tempe, AZ

The Handlebar Tempe (480) 474-4888 | 680 S. Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ

Canteen | ModernTequila Bar 480 773-7135 | 640 S Mill Ave #110, Tempe, AZ[/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! Find out at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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cactus league spring training arizona diamondbacks Chase Field For when regular season starts... your home of the Arizona Diamondbacks! (480) 339-5000 | 401 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ

[column width="47%" padding="6%"] Humble Pie Pizza Wine & Spirits (602) 229-1289 | 2333 N. 7th St, Phoenix AZ 85006

Bliss/ ReBar (602)-795-1792 | 901 N 4th St, Phoenix AZ 85004

FilmBar (602) 595-9187 | 815 N. 2nd St, Phoenix AZ 85004

America's Taco Shop (602) 682-5627 ? | 2041 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006

Carly's Bistro (602) 262-2759 | 128 E Roosevelt, Phoenix Az 85004

Duck & Decanter (602) 266-6637 | 1 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Cooperstown Phoenix (602) 253-7337 | 101 East Jackson St, Phoenix AZ 85004

The Breadfruit Authentic Jamaican Grill (602) 267-1266 | 108 E Pierce St, Phoenix AZ 85004

Barrio Café (602) 636-0240 | 2814 N 16th St, Phoenix AZ 85006

Green Restaurant (602) 258-1870 | 2022 N 7th St Phoenix AZ 85006 [/column]

[column width="47%" padding="0%"] nami tSoft tServe and Coffee (602) 258-6264 | 2014 N 7th St, Phoenix AZ 85006

The Main Ingredient Ale House & Cafe (602) 843-6246 | 2337 North 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006

Switch Restaurant & Wine Bar (602) 264-2295 | 2603 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004

Tammie Coe Cakes (602) 253-0829 | 610 E Roosevelt St #145. Phoenix AZ 85004

Tuck Shop (602) 741-4703 | 2245 N 12th St, Phoenix AZ 85006

Crescent Ballroom (602) 716-2222 | 308 N 2nd Ave, Phoenix AZ 85003

John & Kathy's Shop (602) 259-4859 | 114 W. Adams St. Ste. 107, Phoenix AZ 85003

Palette at Phoenix Art Museum 480-921-3150 | 1625 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ

Songbird Coffee & Tea House 480-699-8070 | 214 E Roosevelt Street

Jobot Coffee & Espresso Bar 602.228.7373 | 918 N. 5th Street, Phoenix, AZ

The Arrogant Butcher (480) 993-2500 | 2 E. Jefferson #150, Phoenix, AZ [/column][end_columns]

Don't forget to check out which Valley Food Trucks may be in the area! The Downtown Phoenix Public Market (721 N Central, Phoenix AZ 85004) hosts Food Truck Friday each Friday from 11am-1:30pm.  You can find other times, trucks, and locations at the Phoenix Street Food Coalition Facebook page and Twitter page.

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