Jaime's Local Love: Castles N Coasters

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For the month of February, Jaime is celebrating Jaime's Local Legacies: businesses with decades here in the Valley. 

Castles ~n~ Coasters is a beloved amusement park with 40 years in the Valley.

The park was built in 1977, and originally opened under the name Golf ~n~ Stuff.

The Brimhall family started the family entertainment center and still owns and operates Castles ~n~ Coasters today,  as well as several smaller Golf ~n~ Stuff locations in Tucson (AZ), Ventura (CA), and Norwalk (CA).

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Trailing the 1973 opening of the Norwalk location, Golf ~n~ Stuff Phoenix featured a massive indoor video arcade, four outdoor 18-hole miniature golf courses, go-karts and batting cages.

In 1992, Golf ~n~ Stuff Phoenix became Castles ~n~ Coasters, expanding the park to approximately10-acres and adding several rides including Arizona’s ONLY double loop roller coaster - Desert Storm, and a log flume ride - Splashdown.

Castles ~n~ Coasters and Golf ~n~ Stuff have offered a fun-filled environment for families young or old for more than 40 years!  

Valentine’s Day Special
Bring your Valentine’s Date out to the park and get all of the following for just $24.99: Eight ride tickets for either Go-Karts or Bumper Boats, two rounds of mini golf, two 1-Hour unlimited arcade passes, and two giant ice cream waffle cones. That’s $24.99! Not each, TOTAL. *

Flashback Friday
CnC is rollin’ back the prices for Flashback Friday! For a limited time only, unlimited rides are just $19.99 every Friday from 5 p.m. to close!

Castles ~n~ Coasters

9445 N. Metro Parkway East, Phoenix, AZ, 85051


Email:  contactus@castlesncoasters.com

Facebook: facebook.com/castlesncoasters

Twitter: twitter.com/castlescoasters

Instagram: instagram.com/castlesncoasters

YouTube: youtube.com/castlesncoasters 

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Jaime CerretaJaime Cerreta is an Emmy Award-winning news anchor and reporter with 20 years in TV news.

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Jaime Cerreta

You'll find her anchoring KTVK 3TV's Good Morning Arizona on Saturday and Sunday mornings. During the week, she reports on everything from crime scenes and breaking news to restaurant openings and community events.

Jaime created and cultivates her weekly Wednesday franchise, "Jaime's Local Love," in which she tells the stories of Arizona's local business owners.

Her love of the entrepreneurial spirit comes from her family. The Cerreta' have been making candy at the Cerreta Candy Company in Glendale for almost 50 years.

Jaime is a Valley native who grew up in Phoenix, went to Chaparral High School and graduated from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Broadcast Journalism. She was recently inducted into the Scottsdale Unified School District Foundation's Hall of Excellence alongside big names like Linda Carter and US Congressman David Schweikert.

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The readers of Arizona Foothills Magazine named Jaime "News Anchor of the Year" in both 2017 and 2018.

Jaime is a committed advocate for the Alzheimer's Association, the Scottsdale League for the Arts and Kaity's Way. She is honored to serve the people of her hometown in a field she truly loves.

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