Wickenburg, Arizona was recently selected as a top retirement destination in the U.S. Among the factors that determined why the truly western town made the list was climate and environment, crime rate, cultural scene, and affordable housing. If you’re a future or current residents, here are a few fun things to do around Wickenburg, Arizona.

Saguaro Theatre

Grab a bag of popcorn and head to the town’s historic movie theatre, Saguaro Theatre. 

Golf Courses

Wickenburg is loaded with breathtaking golf courses. At Wickenburg Ranch, we offer an 18-hole, par-71 championship golf course, and a 9-hole, par-3 course.

Major League Sports

The greater Phoenix area, also known as the Valley of the Sun, is home to the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Diamondbacks, Phoenix Suns, and the Arizona Coyotes. 

Desert Caballeros Western Museum

Western art, history, and culture are staples in the Wickenburg community. To preserve the cultural legacy of the West, the Desert Caballeros Western Museum offers many art exhibitions and educational programs. History buffs will enjoy a display of historical facts about the Western heritage of the Wickenburg community.

Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts

The Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts is a cutting-edge theater featuring live performances by world-renowned musicians and dancers and celebrity actors and comedians.

Nature Activities

Relax and enjoy the great outdoors by experiencing boundless hiking trails, jeep tours, horseback rides, historic walking tours, and birdwatching. Plus, take a quick trip to one of the largest remaining Joshua tree 30 miles northwest of Wickenburg on Highway 93.

Historic downtown

Feel like you’re in an old Western movie by taking a historical walking tour down Frontier Street in historic downtown. 

Wickenburg Ranch Homes for Sale

Wickenburg Ranch is a luxurious community that provides owners with the opportunity to live the remarkable life they’ve always wanted. From open-floor layouts to beautiful backyard views, you’re sure to find a home that suits your lifestyle.