Mesa, Arizona is a very nice place for families with children. There are so many family oriented activities for the family. You will find parks, water parks, and fun parks throughout the city. Mesa is the third largest city in Arizona. There is a small downtown area with antique shops on both sides of Main Street. There is a large 2-year college, Mesa Community College that has a lot of cultural activities and speakers throughout the year. They also sponsor day trips and activities for the older crowd. On the outer edge of Mesa, a large Indian Casino has lots of entertainment and the largest buffet around. Plenty of local eateries that cater to families and teens sprinkle. Pizza Mart, LJ's Pizza, and Pete's Fish and Chips are local food hangouts. If shopping is your thing, we have Fiesta Mall and Superstitious Springs Mall. Mesa has an awesome symphony hall in the downtown area. If you visit during the holiday season, you will want to see the outdoor plays by the Latter Day Saints Church off Main Street in downtown. There is a Bill Johnson's Western restaurant for those that like the barbecue, beans, and corn served by gun wearing servers. A lot of fun for the whole family is waiting for you in Mesa, Arizona.