Based on the attendance records and number of games played last year, the 2015 Cactus League Spring Training season promises to be one of the best ever.
The Cactus League 2014 was a year for the record books, with almost 1.68MM fans attending and attendance per-game up in 2014. Almost every team posted increases in attendance. Although this was fewer than 2013 the simple reason is there were 5 fewer playing days in 2014.
The brand new Cubs Park drew record crowds and set a new record for Cactus League attendance with 214,815 fans over 15 games. While other Cactus League teams averaged 7,323 fans, the Cubs averages 14,254 fans per game.
The 2015 Cactus League is shaping up to be even better. For many, a winter vacation in Arizona is the perfect getaway with great baseball, golf and many other activities to enjoy in the perfect Arizona weather. Come for the baseball but also enjoy the Sonoran Desert with some of the best urban hikes in America or play golf on over 300 metro area golf courses or enjoy rock climbing, horseback riding, jeep tours or just relaxing at any of the resorts and spas in Arizona.
The 15 teams that are playing spring training games in the Phoenix area are: Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago Cubs, Colorado Rockies, Kansas City Royals, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Los Angeles Dodgers, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland Athletics, San Diego Padres, San Francisco Giants, Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, Cleveland Indians, Chicago White Sox and the Cincinnati Reds.
The economic impact on Arizona totals in the hundreds of millions (~$360MM) with fans staying in the Phoenix area and also visiting other Arizona attractions like the Grand Canyon, restaurants, clubs, playing golf and creating vacations in and around their favorite teams and Cactus League Spring Training Schedules.
The Cactus League schedule is played in seven cities around Arizona including: Mesa, Peoria, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Surprise and Tempe.Peoria Sports Complex Spring training is a great time to enjoy the warm Arizona sun and catch your favorite players in action from a much closer perspective than you would in a large Major League stadium.
Get out your calendars and look at our 2015 Cactus League Schedule to plan your Spring Training Vacation. Cactus League games begin on March 3rd and run through April 4th, 2015. When it’s 10 below in the upper Midwest, fans will be enjoying 80 degree weather, ice-cold beer and jumbo dogs at a Cactus League Spring Training game.
We negotiate directly with the hotels in Arizona for the best rates. Click the links below to find rates and availability for hotels near Cactus League Stadiums.
Enjoy Spring Training baseball at some of the most beautiful stadiums in the country. Many of the stadiums are brand new and feature great seating and all the amenities you need to enjoy the game.
The 2015 Cactus League season is shaping up to be one of the best ever. Plan ahead and book your hotel along with purchasing your tickets. The stadiums are much smaller than regular season stadiums and the best seats sell out fast.
If you’re bringing a group to Arizona, we can negotiate group hotel rates for Spring Training. We work directly with hotels in Arizona to find you the best property at the best group hotel rate.
Don’t forget to visit the Grand Canyon during your Arizona Vacation.
Cactus League Hotels
We negotiate directly with hotels in Arizona so we know we have the lowest rates available for hotel near Cactus League Spring Training Games. Here are three of our favorites. See our complete list of hotels near Spring Training Games and find the perfect hotel for your Arizona Vacation.
Our three featured Cactus League Spring Training hotels include theHoliday Inn and Suites located at Phoenix Sky Harbor, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel located in Scottsdale and the Holiday Inn Express located in Glendale.
Welcome to the Holiday Inn & Suites , the newest hotel at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport . This new full-service hotel is ideally situated at 48th Street and University Drive just two miles from Sky Harbor Int’l Airport and less than three miles from Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
Holiday Inn & Suites
Less than a half mile from Scottsdale Stadium, The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Scottsdale is also just minutes from Scottsdale Fashion Square, Civic Center Mall and WestWorld where many events are held including: Arabian Horse Shows, Barrett Jackson Classic Car Auction, Cynosport World Games.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel
Less than 3 miles from the Camelback Ranch Spring Training Stadium and within walking distance of the Westgate City Center, Jobing.com Arena & the University of Phoenix/Cardinals Stadium, enjoy easy access to downtown Phoenix & Glendale attractions. Leisure travelers can enjoy staying at our Glendale, AZ hotel near Phoenix while they experience the area attractions.
Holiday Inn Express Glendale
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