Enchanted Island Amusement Park, an unusual park with rides, pedal boats, food and other entertainment, is open from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Fridays and 10 am. to 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays at 1202 W. Encanto Blvd. The city of Phoenix park offers a carousel, parachute tower, kiddie cars, “Castle Clash” game, bumper boats, and other rides for children and adults. Visitors may ride a one-third replica C.P. Huntington Train finished and installed in 1991.
A giant climbing wall and canoes are among the other forms of entertainment in the park. You also can rent areas for birthday parties.
Admission is free but there are charges for rides, games and food. There also are specials certain days and times of year. To learn more, visit enchantedisland.com.