Trash and recycling services will be impacted by the holidays for residents in Zone 2 and 3:

  • Residents in Zone 2 will be delayed until Thursday, Dec. 26 and Thursday, Jan. 2

  • Residents in Zone 3 will be delayed until Friday, Dec. 27 and Friday, Jan. 3

  • Bulk Trash- Residents in Zone 1 will be delayed until Thursday, Jan. 2

Residents will need to have their carts out by 6 a.m. on their scheduled day for service. As a reminder, bulk trash services can be scheduled online at

Desert Mountain Park

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22201 S. Hawes Road Queen Creek, AZ 85142

Desert Mountain Park is located on the southeast corner of Hawes Road and Ocotillo Road. This award-winning park features the following amenities:

  • Two lighted multipurpose fields
  • Four lighted softball fields
  • Two playgrounds (one designed for ages 2-5, one designed for ages 5-12)
  • One interpretive playground
  • Two sand volleyball courts (with a sprinkler system to wet down the sand)
  • Two lighted basketball courts
  • Eight picnic ramadas 
  • One amphitheater (with audience seating for 150-200)
  • Demonstration garden
  • Equestrian staging area
  • Wash trail access
  • ADA access
  • Ample parking
  • Total acreage: 33 acres

View an interactive map and more information on picnic ramadas and athletic fields.  To inquire about rental availability, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 480-358-3700.  All reservations must be completed in person and paid in full at time of reservation. 

Ramada Rental Fees (per hour- 2 hour minimum)

 Capacity Type   Resident and Non-Profit Fee  Non-Resident and Commercial Fee
 20  Standard  $10  $15
 40 Standard   $20  $30
 Over 40 Standard   $25  $38


Athletic Field Rental Fees (per hour)

 Facility Resident and Non-Profit Fee   Non-Resident and Commercial Fee
Multipurpose Field  $20  $30
Ball Field  $20  $30
Volleyball and Basketball Courts  $10  $15

Field Prep Fees (per field)

Field Type  Resident and Non-Profit Fee  Non-Resident and Commercial Fee 
Ball Field  $32  $48 
Soccer Field  $91 $137 
Youth Soccer Field  $61 $92 
Full Football Field  $117  $176 
Youth Football Field   $79 $119 


Lights (per hour)

Field Type Resident and Non-Profit Fee Non-Resident and Commercial Fee
Ball Field
$18 $27
Multipurpose Half Field
$18 $27
Multipurpose Full Field $30 $45