Big Surf Waterpark - Tempe

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Nestled on 20 acres in Arizona, on the northern tip of Tempe and just south of Scottsdale, Big Surf has remained an Arizona icon for over 40 years and features dozens of other thrilling water features, all in a safe and family friendly atmosphere.

The waterpark featured the largest wave pool at its inception, and today boasts the third largest of its kind in the world. The Waikiki Beach wave pool holds 2.5 million gallons of water and covers over two acres. Big Surf Waterpark also features a variety of other thrilling tube slides for all ages.

Other features include toddler areas, play pools, three volleyball courts, full concession stands, an ice cream parlor and catering areas capable of hosting groups of up to 3,000 people.

During the offseason months, approximately October to April, the park hosts concerts, weddings, car shows, and other wonderful outdoor events.
Big Surf Waterpark has received approximately 81 profile views in the last three months.
Event Space / Capacity         Seated     Standing  
Picnic Area   n/a     n/a  
Venue Details
Price Point         
Location Type        Private Garden / Outdoor Space, Waterpark / Amusement Park
Event Types        Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Banquet / Dinner, Private Party, Corporate Event, PR / Marketing Event, Meeting, Convention, Retreat, Stage Performance, Filming / Photo Shoot
Location Character        Creative, Festive, Garden Setting, Kid / Family Oriented, Natural Setting
Catering        Provided, Bring Your Own
Catering Details        Must be licensed, Buyout required (for Bring Your Own)
Kitchen Facilities        Moderately Equipped, BBQ enabled as well
Views        Garden/Park, Ocean, Pool
Wedding Amenities        Bride's Dressing Area, Groom's Dressing Area
Outdoor Amenities        Lighting, Cooking Facilities, Sun!
Equipment/Services        Copy Machine, Fax, Internet (Ethernet), Internet (Wireless), Microphone, Phone, Sound System, Wave - Making Pool
Smoking        Allowed in designated areas
Tables & Chairs        Some Provided
Linens, Silver, etc.        Bring Your Own
Parking        Free Onsite Lot, Valet (Can Be Arranged)
Accommodations        Available
Amplified Music        Allowed Inside, Some Restrictions
Alcohol        Bring Your Own, Special event license would have to be applied for
Cleanup        Provided, Renter
Insurance        Required
Staffing Requirements        If the event featured swimming, Big Surf Waterpark would provide the lifeguards.
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  Big Surf Waterpark
1500 N. McClintock Dr./Hayden Rd
Tempe, AZ 85281

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Jeff Golner
(602) 257-5602 tel
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Event Types
Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Reception
Wedding Rehearsal Dinner
Banquet / Dinner
Private Party
Corporate Event
PR / Marketing Event
Stage Performance
Filming / Photo Shoot


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