The City of Queen Creek, AZ
The city of Queen Creek is located in the state of Arizona and has a population of 26,098 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Queen Creek is Phoenix, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Queen Creek, including Rudy's, Gin House Subs, Las Palmas, El Rico's and Queen Creek Cafe. For a larger selection of Queen Creek restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Queen Creek Golf Courses, including the Apache Sun Golf Club, Golf Club at Johnson Ranch The, The Links at Queen Creek, Las Colinas Golf Course and Links Golf Club at Queen Creek The. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Queen Creek please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 5 airports are located in or near Queen Creek:
- Mesa Falcon Field Municipal Airport (MSC)
- Phoenix - Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA)
- Phoenix Deer Valley Airport (DVT)
- Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Airport (PHX)
- Scottsdale Airport (SCF)
Queen Creek, Arizona Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Queen Creek experiences an average high temperature of 64 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 39 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.95 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Queen Creek with daytime temperatures averaging 101 degrees in the summer, and 65 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Queen Creek to receive an average of 1.04 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.99 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 116 degrees in the summer and as low as 14 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Queen Creek should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 84 degrees, and nighttime lows of 54.
Queen Creek, Arizona Attractions
1Arizona Science Center - Phoenix,
Arizona Science Center is focused on inspiring, educating, and entertaining people about science. The Center is located in Heritage and Science Park in the heart of downtown Phoenix, . Home to over 350 permanent hands-on exhibits, the Center is able to provide their 400,000 annual visitors with interactive experiences. Aside from the permanent exhibitions, Arizona Science Center has featured a number of nationally traveling exhibitions.
2Arizona Veterans Memorial Arena - Phoenix,
The Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum is a 14,870-seat multi-purpose indoor arena in Phoenix, Arizona in the US, that can be found on the grounds of the Arizona State Fair. It is commonly referred to as simply the Coliseum.
3ASU Karsten Golf Course - Tempe,
The ASU Karsten Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Maricopa County Arizona. Built in 1989, this Tempe course designed by Pete Dye is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 480-921-8070. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 1125 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281
4Augusta Ranch Golf Club - Mesa,
The Augusta Ranch Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Maricopa County Arizona. Built in 1999, this Mesa course designed by Bill Phillips is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 480-354-1234. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 2401 S Lansing, Mesa, AZ 85212
5Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park - Superior,
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park is an arboretum and Arizona state park, located in Superior near Phoenix, Arizona in the US.
6Canyon/Oasis Course at Phoenician, The - Scottsdale,
The Canyon/Oasis Course at Phoenician is a 27 hole resort golf course in Maricopa County Arizona. Built in 1981, this Scottsdale course designed by Jack Snyder & Ted Robinson is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 480-423-2449. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 6000 E Camelback Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
7Casa Grande Ruins National Monument - Coolidge,
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, in Coolidge, Arizona, just northeast of the city of Casa Grande, preserves a group of Hohokam structures.
8Center for Meteorite Studies - Tempe,
Founded in 1960, on the Tempe Campus of Arizona State University, the Center for Meteorite Studies houses the world's largest university-based meteorite collection. The collection contains specimens from over 1,600 separate meteorite falls and finds, and is actively used internationally for planetary, geological and space science research. The Center also operates a meteorite museum which is open to the public.
9Championship Course at Painted Mountain Golf Club - Mesa,
The Championship Course at Painted Mountain Golf Club is a 27 hole public golf course in Maricopa County Arizona. Built in 1974, this Mesa course designed by Frank Boxberger is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 480-832-0156. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 6210 E McKellips Rd, Mesa, AZ 85215
10Championship Course at Viewpoint Golf Resort - Mesa,
The Championship Course at Viewpoint Golf Resort is a 27 hole resort golf course in Maricopa County Arizona. Built in 1996, this Mesa course designed by Michael Rus is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 480-373-8715. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 650 N Hawes Rd, Mesa, AZ 85207
Queen Creek, Arizona Hotels
6Doubletree By Hilton Hotel Phoenix - Gilbert
1800 S Santan Village Pkwy
Gilbert, AZ 85295
10La Quinta Inn & Suites Mesa Superstition Springs
6530 E Superstition Springs Blvd
Mesa, AZ 85206
Queen Creek, Arizona Restaurants
This is a list of Queen Creek Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Queen Creek Articles
Published May 2, 2011
Hotel review for Arizona Grand Resort Phoenix. We took a vacation with the family (children and grandchildren) and stayed at the Arizona Grand Resort and we thoroughly enjoyed every...
Published August 25, 2010
The Arizona Museum of Natural History in Phoenix had many fascinating exhibits with lots of dinosaur fossils and other prehistoric creatuers, as well as Arizona Historic Artifacts.
Published August 24, 2010
About half way through our vacation at the Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix, our 10 month old baby boy Christian came down with a severe case of the flu.
Published August 23, 2010
Vacationing at the Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix offers spacious luxurious villas - the Oasis Water Park and the near by Phonix Mills Mall.
Published August 22, 2010
Our Arizona Grand Resort luxury Villa was situated steps from the resort water park which spans 6 or 7 acres or water slides, pools, lazy rivers and cabanas. For dinner the Rustler’s Rooste next door tops our list with plenty of excellent food and entertainment.
Published August 21, 2010
First day at the Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix in August and the villa is absolutely stunning and baby friendly - granite counter tops in the kitchen and bathroom, all new stainless steel appliances...