The City of Surprise Sports & Tourism Department is always looking for great partners to help raise awareness about the city as a tourist destination and to showcase the businesses that help make Surprise the amazing place that it is!

Surprise sees 700,000+ fans, participants and visitors each year as host of events and attractions such as Major League Baseball Spring Training at Surprise Stadium; and premier tennis events in partnership with the United States Tennis Association, National Collegiate Athletics Association, Intercollegiate Tennis Association and many others! Plus, the city is home to Ottawa University – a residential university campus with more than 20 varsity men’s and women’s sports teams!

Our events and attractions offer a number of opportunities for increased brand visibility through customized marketing opportunities. If you’re looking to make an impression, Surprise can help you do it!

For more information, contact us at 623.222.2222 or by email using the form below!

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Meet our Partners!

The city is proud to have existing partnerships with the following businesses and organizations:

Founders Level Partners

  • Sanderson Ford
  • Sanderson Lincoln

Premier Level Partners

  • Hensley Beverage Company
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Jimmy John's

Event Listing

If you are hosting a tourism-related event, you may be eligible to have your events listed on our calendar. Maybe you have a restaurant that has live music nights or you are hosting a car show in Surprise. Let people know about the fun things they can do while they are in Surprise!

Add an Event

Please note, submission does not guarantee inclusion on the tourism calendar. All events will be vetted to ensure they meet the publish policy of Explore Surprise.

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