What to do in Scottsdale in the rain?

Fun and Free Destinations in Scottsdale AZ For Rainy Days

What to do in Scottsdale in the rain?

Rain is not something we think about often in Scottsdale. On average, we have 300 sunny days every year that we get to spend outside. Because of this acclimation to the sun, we are always caught unprepared on rainy days. Here are some hints about what to do in Scottsdale in the rain.

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Mercedes-Benz Showroom

Before you do anything else, stop in at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. Even if you don’t think you can afford a Mercedes-Benz. Even if you know you can’t afford a Mercedes-Benz, we still want to see your face! Our facility is over 115,000 square feet in size and we have a bi-level showroom that you would swear belongs in the Smithsonian. Come check us out and sit in a Mercedes-AMG GT S!


Especially if you are willing to travel into Phoenix, there is an uncountable number of activates you can do in the rain. Here are a few of the most popular destinations, not just for rainy days, but also for unbearably hot days!

Arizona Science Center
IDEA Museum
Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona
Heard Museum
Phoenix Art Museum


If you are on a tight budget, don’t worry! There are still plenty of places you can explore that will keep you dry and happily occupied! Of course, they are only as free as you make them, but if you don’t want to spend a single dime, here are some genius options.

Fashion Square Mall
Downtown Scottsdale
Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale!

All of these things are located within a 30 minutes of downtown Scottsdale, and they are just a starting point. If you have any questions about any of these destinations, leave a comment below and we will get back to you! Our showroom floor is open every day of the week and we look forward to seeing you, rain or shine!