Spend a Day in Fort McDowell Itinerary

Spend a Day in Fort McDowell Itinerary

Itinerary Details

  • Hours Planned: 12
  • Days Planned: 1
    Included Cities:
  • Phoenix
  • Fountain Hills
  • Fort Mcdowell

Arizona is filled with scenic areas that truly showcase the colorful and vast desert landscape. Fountain Hills and Fort McDowell offer not only panoramic views, but in the middle of this desert oasis, lies one of the hottest entertainment destinations – Fort McDowell Casino!  After exploring the Fort McDowell region on a rugged jeep tour with Pink Adventure Tours, we have you playing and dining at the Fort! But first, we have you visiting Fountain Park and then shopping at one of the coolest jewelry stores in Arizona – Sami Fine Jewelry, known for the gorgeous Arizona Amythest. Let the adventure begin…

Visit Fountain Park

Visit Fountain Park Fountain Hills

DAY 1: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Kick off your Arizona adventure with a visit to Fountain Park in Fountain Hills. The iconic fountain is the centerpiece of the 64-acre park and at it’s full height of 560 feet, it’s higher than the Washington Monument! Fountain Park has picnic tables and benches, so take your breakfast to go and take in the outdoors. The world famous fountain runs every hour on the hour for 15 minutes from 9am until 9pm everyday of the week! So relax in the park and enjoy the views!

16705 E Ave of the Fountains, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
480-816-5185 • Visit Website

Stroll along the Avenue of the Fountains & Visit Sami Fine Jewelry

sami fine jewelry fountain hills rings

DAY 1: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Spend the rest your morning exploring the Avenue of the Fountains where the street is lined with one of a kind boutiques. Be sure to start your shopping adventure at Sami Fine Jewelry. Visit the 3400 square foot showroom and see Sami’s large selection of Arizona Amethyst jewelry and gemstones. It’s the perfect place to take home a piece of Arizona.

16704 E Ave of the Fountains, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
877-376-6323 • Visit Website

Lunch at Fort McDowell Casino

Fort McDowell Casino - Sushi

DAY 1: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Fort McDowell Casino has five restaurants that offer an amazing variety of dining opportunities from quick snacks to full-course dining excellence. We recommend Cafe 87 for casual dining in a relaxed atmosphere. The menu features a variety of burgers, sandwiches, soups, appetizers and more. If you love sushi, then grab lunch at Noodles Sushiya where the chef is waiting to serve you! Featuring favorites such as sashimi and rolls with the finest tuna, snow crab, yellowtail, salmon and other specialty fish, Noodles Sushiya has a traditional sit-down sushi bar as well as tables.

10424 N Fort McDowell Road, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264
1-800-THE-FORT • Visit Website

We-Ko-Pa Golf Experience

DAY 1: 1:45 PM - 6:00 PM

Offering breathtaking views of the McDowell Mountains, Red Mountain, Four Peaks and the Superstitions, We-Ko-Pa Golf Club lies on Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation land that will never be commercially developed.

After a round of golf you can relax at the We-Ko-Pa clubhouse, which features scenic indoor or outdoor dining complete with full-service dining.

18200 E. Toh Vee Circle, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264
855-298-3070 • Visit Website

Dinner & Entertainment back at Fort McDowell Casino

DAY 1: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Exciting new slot machines await your play with generous promotions to fuel the fun. Winning is made easy at Fort McDowell Casino. Come grab a chair and see what has the Valley talking! Fort McDowell Casino has the best blackjack tables this side of the strip offering poker enthusiasts a wide variety of games and events. Hungry for Dinner? Then head over to the Red Rock Buffet. Be sure to join the Fortune Club so you can take advantage of any special offers and promotions. If you happen to be at the Fort on a Friday or Saturday night, then check out the free and fabulous entertainment taking place at the Lucky 7 Saloon. No matter what you are looking for, the Fort is loaded with things to do! Enjoy!

10424 N Fort McDowell Road, Fort McDowell, AZ 85264
1-800-THE-FORT • Visit Website